Discovering pig slaughtering festival in Vietnam
A traditional pig slaughtering festival got underway in Nem Thuong village of Bac Ninh city, northern Vietnam, on January 27 as part of activities to celebrate the new-year period.
Most storied banh mi brands in Vietnam honoured
The nation’s leading 10 longstanding and famous bread brands were honoured at a ceremony held as part of the first-ever Vietnamese “banh mi” (baguette) festival which opened on March 31 in Ho Chi Minh City.
China welcomes first Vietnamese tourists after three-year hiatus
Chinese localities bordering Vietnam such as Guangxi and Yunnan received their first groups of Vietnamese tourists after a three-year hiatus caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Local representative wins Miss Southeast Asia Businesswoman 2023
Luong Thi Thuy Dung of Buon Ma Thuot City surpassed 35 other contestants from ASEAN countries to be crowned Miss Southeast Asia Businesswoman 2023 during the grand finale of the pageant held on March 31 in Da Nang City.
Japanese investors highly appreciate Vietnamese property market
Representatives from around 180 Japanese businesses and investors on April 1 attended a Tokyo workshop on Vietnamese real estate, during which many of them highly appreciated the potential of Vietnam’s property market.
Vietnam’s fashion designs introduced in London
Two fashion collections by designers Lan Huong and Jordan Nguyen made debut in London, the UK, on March 30 as part of a Vietnam discovering event held at the D-Contemporary gallery.
Bright outlook for Vietnamese tourism in new situation
Vietnam’s tourism holds a lot of potential for development, especially in the context of new favourable factors, according to an article published on the website of Lianhe Zaobao newspaper.
Vietnam’s first game festival held in HCM City
Vietnam GameVerse 2023, the first of its kind for game lovers, kicked off in Ho Chi Minh City on April 1.
Vietnam-Italy Year marking 50th anniversary of diplomatic ties launched
A ceremony to launch the Vietnam-Italy Year 2023 was held in Rome on March 31 evening in celebration of the 50th founding anniversary of the bilateral diplomatic relations and the 10th anniversary of their strategic partnership.
Vietnamese American singer releases new MV in Vietnam
Vietnamese American singer Ha Phuong and her friend – actor Tran Sang have launched an MV entitled “Ben Do Chieu Mua”.
Vietnam remains favoured destination for global investors
Investors hold an optimistic view of the country’s start-up eco-system, according to the 2023 Vietnam Innovation and Tech Investment Report.
Education Ministry urges safe outdoor activities for students
The Ministry of Education and Training has recommended that schools organise outdoor activities for students while ensuring safety as well as educational goals.
New products needed to lure Chinese tourists after reopening
Tourism authorities and tour operators in China and Vietnam have been busy working out ways to boost travel after China officially resumed international tourism last month.
Public private partnership task force on rice established
The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development announced a decision to set up the public-private partnership (PPP) task force on rice and discussed an action plan for 2023 at a recent conference held in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho
Fruit exports stuck at Lang Son
Serious congestion has occurred at some border gates in the northern province of Lang Son as thousands of trucks transporting fruit for export to China await customs clearance.
VIETNAM BUSINESS NEWS APRIL 1/2023
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