Singapore’s economy grows 7.2 percent in 2021 World

Singapore’s economy grows 7.2 percent in 2021

Singapore's economy grew 7.2 percent in 2021, rebounding from its worst recession caused by the COVID-19 pandemic since 1965, the Singaporean Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI) reported on January 3.
National park launches programme inspiring love for nature Environment

National park launches programme inspiring love for nature

The Cuc Phuong National Park kicked off an education programme on December 30 with a view to inspiring the love for nature in the community by helping them take part in the care, treatment, and health recovery for animals, especially the ones at risk of extinction.
Digital technology application to be optimised in publishing activities Culture - Sports

Digital technology application to be optimised in publishing activities

Vietnam aims to strengthen the application of digital technology in publishing activities to increase the provision and popolarisation of knowledge, improving people’s literacy, boosting cultural growth and implementing national development orientations, according to a recently approved national book programme in the 2022-2026 period.
Committee on Ethnic Minority Affairs sets out tasks for 2022 Society

Committee on Ethnic Minority Affairs sets out tasks for 2022

The Committee on Ethnic Minority Affairs will focus on the implementation of the master scheme and the 2021-2030 national target programme on socio-economic development in ethnic minority-inhabited and mountainous areas next year, heard a meeting held by the committee in Hanoi on December 29.
RoK promotes tourism in Vietnam Society

RoK promotes tourism in Vietnam

The Korea Tourism Organisation in Vietnam (KTO Vietnam) held the Korea MICE Webinar on December 21 to promote outbound tours to the country on December 21, attracting over 500 travel, media agencies and enterprises from Hanoi and other localities.
Meeting discusses development in ethnic, mountainous areas till 2030 Society

Meeting discusses development in ethnic, mountainous areas till 2030

Permanent Deputy Prime Minister Pham Binh Minh chaired a meeting in Hanoi on December 20 to discuss a draft Prime Minister's decision issuing principles and criteria for State budget allocation for the implementation of the National Target Programme on socio-economic development in ethnic minority and mountainous areas in 2021-2030.
Safe, attractive destinations open up opportunities for tourism recovery Travel

Safe, attractive destinations open up opportunities for tourism recovery

After a long hiatus caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, Vietnam has piloted welcoming foreign visitors back to several key tourist areas. Safety for tourists, travel businesses and destinations has always received top priority, thus helping boost the tourism industry’s recovery and development.