Organisation helps boost Japan-Vietnam ties Society

Organisation helps boost Japan-Vietnam ties

Vietnamese Ambassador to Japan Doan Xuan Hung has hailed the Japan-Vietnam Peace and Friendship Promotion Council (JVPF) for its contributions to promoting relations between the two governments and peoples.




Culture - Sports

Festival fetes traditional opera

A national festival celebrating cheo (traditional opera) will open on Nov. 26 night in the northern province of Thai Binh, which is considered to be the birthplace of the art form.
Industrial training gets support from President Society

Industrial training gets support from President

President Nguyen Minh Triet has emphasised the need to promote tertiary training in industrial processes and technologies, especially engineering and manufacturing, and considered it as an important direction for the development of industry and the country.
Society

Japan-VN Friendship Council member honoured

The Vietnam Union of Friendship Organisations (VUFO) has presented an insignia “For Peace and Friendship among Nations” to Hosoya Kumiko, member of the Japan-Vietnam Council for Peace and Friendship (JVPF).
Hanoi beauty crowned Miss Vietnam 2010 Culture - Sports

Hanoi beauty crowned Miss Vietnam 2010

Dang Thi Ngoc Han, a 21-year-old arts student from Hanoi was crowned Miss Vietnam 2010 after beating 36 other candidates nationwide at Tuan Chau resort in the northern province of Quang Ninh on August 14.
Politics

Court sends national security violator to jail

The People’s Court of the northern province of Thai Binh on Dec. 28 handed down a sentence of five years and a half in prison to Tran Anh Kim on charge of “working to overthrow the people’s administration.”
Business

New power plant comes online

The PetroVietnam Power Corporation (PV Power) inaugurated the Nhon Trach 1 Power Plant with a capacity of 462.8 MW in the southern province of Dong Nai on August 23.