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Exhibition opens on Dien Bien Phu victory

Society

Exhibition opens on Dien Bien Phu victory

An exhibition entitled “Dien Bien Phu – A golden page in Vietnam’s history” opened in the city of Dien Bien Phu in the northern province of Dien Bien on April 19, drawing the participation of domestic and foreign visitors.

Ha Nam province to host Vesak 2019

Culture - Sports

Ha Nam province to host Vesak 2019

Vesak 2019, or the 16th United Nations Day of Vesak (UNDV), will be celebrated at the Tam Chuc Buddhism Culture Centre, Kim Bang district, in the northern province of Ha Nam from May 12-14, marking it as the third event of its kind to be held in Vietnam.

OANA adapts to keep up with journalism trends: VNA deputy chief

Society

OANA adapts to keep up with journalism trends: VNA deputy chief

Since its establishment in 1961, the Organisation of Asia-Pacific News Agencies (OANA) has carried out cooperation in several aspects, and its members have constantly made adjustments to align itself with journalism development trends, said Deputy General Director of Vietnam News Agency (VNA) Vu Viet Trang.

APEC workshop seeks to enhance digital literacy in women, girls

Society

APEC workshop seeks to enhance digital literacy in women, girls

An Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) workshop was held in the northern province of Quang Ninh on April 12 to seek ways to advance inclusive development through enhancing women and girls’ digital literacy and related skills in the context of the Fourth Industrial Revolution.

Guarding Hung King Temple once-in-a-lifetime honour

Culture - Sports

Guarding Hung King Temple once-in-a-lifetime honour

In Vietnam, the janitor of a pagoda (or temple) is usually an elderly person respected by the local community, who is selected by the community to do the work for many years. But it is even harder to be selected for the job at many temples in the Hung Kings Temple historical site in Phu Tho.

Vinacomin posts noted performance in Q1

Business

Vinacomin posts noted performance in Q1

The Vietnam National Coal-Mineral Industries Holding Corporation Limited (Vinacomin) recorded its best production and business in the first quarter of this year since 2014, Vinacomin Deputy General Director Nguyen Hoang Trung has said.