President Ho Chi Minh in eyes of foreign friends World

President Ho Chi Minh in eyes of foreign friends

Park Chan Kyon, a journalist in the Republic of Korea who worked for French news agency AFP for 35 years, has expressed his admiration for late President Ho Chi Minh’s endless love for the Vietnamese people.
Philippines GDP falls for first time since 1998 World

Philippines GDP falls for first time since 1998

The Philippines’ GDP shrunk 0.2 percent in the first three months of 2020, recording the first contraction since the fourth quarter of 1998, announced the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) on May 7.
Spreading a passion for reading Society

Spreading a passion for reading

This year’s Book Festival to mark Vietnamese Book Day on April 21 is being held online because of the COVID-19 outbreak, but an inability to physically be at the festival and choose their favorites won’t stop people’s interest in books or diminish their love of reading.
Peaceful Hoi An amid Covid-19 pandemic Travel

Peaceful Hoi An amid Covid-19 pandemic

The heritage town of Hoi An in the central province of Quang Nam has stopped welcoming tourists, adding to a long list of attractions in the country that have been shuttered over the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
The all-out war on fake news Society

The all-out war on fake news

Facing the boom of fake news amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, the Vietnam News Agency (VNA) has worked with the Da LAB band to reintroduce “rap news”, a creative type of news bulletin, via the video clip “Khong Fake News” (No Fake News).