PM lauds media for contributions to COVID-19 fight Politics

PM lauds media for contributions to COVID-19 fight

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has lauded the media for its important contributions to the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic, saying that it has produced practical works to mark the 95th anniversary of the Vietnam Revolutionary Press Day.
Homeland Spring 2020 to be held on January 18 Society

Homeland Spring 2020 to be held on January 18

The Homeland Spring festival, an annual gathering of Vietnamese living across the world to celebrate the traditional lunar new year festival in Vietnam, is set to take place on January 18 next year.
Vietnamese embassy honours Algerian filmmakers, reporters Society

Vietnamese embassy honours Algerian filmmakers, reporters

The Vietnamese Embassy in Algeria on November 6 presented certificates of merit to a number of local filmmakers and reporters in honour of their contributions to raising public awareness about Vietnam and ties between the two countries.
Ha Long to host ASEAN+3 singing contest Culture - Sports

Ha Long to host ASEAN+3 singing contest

Twenty-two professional pop singers from ten member countries of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) will compete at the ASEAN+3 singing contest slated for July 26-29 in Ha Long city, the northern province of Quang Ninh.
Hanoi, Moscow enhance multifaceted cooperation Politics

Hanoi, Moscow enhance multifaceted cooperation

Chairman of the Hanoi People’s Committee Nguyen Duc Chung and Mayor of Moscow Sergey Sobyanin on May 23 inked a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on Hanoi-Moscow cooperation in the 2019-2021 period.
ASEAN+3 singing contest 2019 launched Culture - Sports

ASEAN+3 singing contest 2019 launched

The ASEAN + 3 singing contest 2019, the second of its kind, has been officially launched, open to professional pop singers aged 18-35 from 10 Southeast Asian nations with a view to promoting cultural exchanges in the bloc.
Forum highlights role of the press in HCM City’s development Society

Forum highlights role of the press in HCM City’s development

Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan has asked the municipal authorities to offer more financial assistance and new policies for the press for continued communications, especially to promote the National Assembly’s Resolution No. 54 to pilot a special mechanism and policy for HCM City’s development.
Rainbow flag movements make inroads in Vietnam Society

Rainbow flag movements make inroads in Vietnam

The rainbow colours, a widely-recognized symbol of LGBT people, have become popular among Vietnamese and it is not uncommon to see rainbow flags pinned to shirts and on car bumpers in the country.