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Chopin's birthday celebrated in Hanoi

The Vietnam National Symphony Orchestra will celebrate Frederick Chopin's 200th birthday at the Hanoi Opera House tonight with a performance of the Polish composer's Concerto for Piano No 1, Opus 11 by soloist Luu Hong Quang, 20.

Vietnam’s eco-friendly items on display in Malaysia

Many of Vietnam’s latest technological innovations, especially environmentally friendly ones, are on display at the International Innovations and Technology Exhibition (ITEX) 2010 in Kuala Lumpur from May 14-16.

PM’s trip to China expected to boost bilateral ties

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung’s week-long trip to the 2010 Shanghai World Expo and Jiangsu and Zhejiang provinces, starting April 26, is expected to create a new impetus for Vietnam-China comprehensive strategic cooperative ties.

Bond market largely untapped

The bond market offers a yet-to-be-tapped channel for luring foreign investment, said participants at the Vietnam Finance and Capital Markets Conference held on Nov. 30 in Hanoi.