Hanoi shuts down historical relics, bars amid COVID-19 outbreak Society

Hanoi shuts down historical relics, bars amid COVID-19 outbreak

Chairman of the Hanoi People’s Committee Nguyen Duc Chung on March 13 ordered a temporary closure of the historical relics in both urban and suburban areas, and a halt of the operation of the bars and karaoke parlours as well as music programmes until the end of March.
TV stations face YouTube challenge Society

TV stations face YouTube challenge

Television stations and channels are investing money and human resources to produce more shows on YouTube, with most of them targeting young Vietnamese viewers.
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New Year celebrations for overseas Vietnamese

A crowd of overseas Vietnamese in the US’s New York City on February 7 (local time) were brought together to celebrate the upcoming traditional Lunar New Year (Tet), the most important holiday in Vietnam.
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Irish Aid director receives friendship insignia

Director of Irish Aid Vietnam, John Thomas Hoy, has received the “For Peace and Friendship among Nations” insignia for his contributions to promoting friendship and cooperation between Vietnam and Ireland.