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VN Environment Ministry to survey Mekong Delta’s subsidenceicon

VN Environment Ministry to survey Mekong Delta’s subsidence

The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment plans to make a full inspection of subsidence in the Mekong Delta provinces between 2020 and 2025.

 
Investors should take a look at divestment in Vietnam's water sectoricon

Investors should take a look at divestment in Vietnam's water sector

BUSINESS
5 hours ago

Recent reports of contaminated tap water have caused great public concern across Viet Nam, the latest issue for investors in a sector the State is divesting from.

Vietnam's import-exports to top $500bicon

Vietnam's import-exports to top $500b

BUSINESS
6 hours ago

Vietnam's import-export turnover was on target to hit US$500 billion this year, said director of the General Department of Customs Nguyen Van Can.

HCM City-based university wins QS Stars’ four-star statusicon

HCM City-based university wins QS Stars’ four-star status

SOCIETY
9 hours ago

Ho Chi Minh City-based Nguyen Tat Thanh University has been rated as a four-star educational institution by the UK rating system, QS Stars.

Vietnam promotes tourism in Russiaicon

Vietnam promotes tourism in Russia

TRAVEL
9 hours ago

A Saint Petersburg – Vietnam tourism forum took place in Saint Petersburg, Russia on October 21 with the participation of leading travel agencies of the two countries.

Vietnamese National Assembly deputies debate Securities Law todayicon

Vietnamese National Assembly deputies debate Securities Law today

POLITICS
10 hours ago

National Assembly (NA) deputies will have a plenary discussion on October 22 focusing on the draft revised Securities Law as part of their ongoing eighth session.

Circus performances brighten up Hanoi's pedestrian streeticon

Circus performances brighten up Hanoi's pedestrian street

PHOTOS
21/10/2019

Nearly 200 artists from international and Vietnamese circus troupes have performed many unique circus acts as meaningful gifts on the weekends for locals and visitors.

US remains Vietnam’s largest aquatic export marketicon

US remains Vietnam’s largest aquatic export market

BUSINESS
21/10/2019

Vietnam’s aquatic exports to the US reached US$ 1.08 billion during the first nine months of the year, despite a sharp decline in export value against the same period last year, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

Full list of footballers to have played in Vietnam’s World Cup 2022 qualifiersicon

Full list of footballers to have played in Vietnam’s World Cup 2022 qualifiers

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
21/10/2019

A total of 17 Vietnamese footballers have played during Vietnam’s current campaign to qualify for the World Cup 2022, including the goalless with Thailand, the 1-0 win over Malaysia, and most recently the 3-1 win over Indonesia.

Central kitchen model heats up in Vietnamicon

Central kitchen model heats up in Vietnam

BUSINESS
20/10/2019

The increasing demand for food delivery applications has helped spread the trend of central kitchens from China, India, Japan and Indonesia to Viet Nam.

Na Hang: a natural beauty and feast for tourists’ eyesicon

Na Hang: a natural beauty and feast for tourists’ eyes

TRAVEL
20/10/2019

A boat floats slowly across a mirror-like lake. Sky and water meet to create a feast for tourists’ eyes. Forests stretch out into the distance. Mountains rise majestically into the distance.

Vietnam to take over ASEAN Chairmanship in Novembericon

Vietnam to take over ASEAN Chairmanship in November

POLITICS
19/10/2019

As Vietnam will take over the ASEAN Chairmanship from Thailand in early November 2019, Deputy PM Pham Bình Minh asked the National ASEAN 2020 Committee and relevant agenciesto do their best to complete preparations for the event.

MobiFone-AVG deal: two former ministers prosecutedicon

MobiFone-AVG deal: two former ministers prosecuted

SOCIETY
19/10/2019

The Supreme People’s Procuracy on October 19 notified the prosecution of two former ministers of information and communications (MIC) – Nguyen Bac Son and Truong Minh Tuan, along with 12 other defendants.

Hanoi to promote tourism in Japan in late Octobericon

Hanoi to promote tourism in Japan in late October

TRAVEL
19/10/2019

The Hanoi Promotion Agency (HPA) will launch a tourism promotion programme in Japan and join the Tourism Expo Japan (JATA) 2019 in Osaka later this month, aiming to further exploit the nearly 127 million-strong market.

Paracel and Spratly Islands have never appeared in Chinese administrative mapsicon

Paracel and Spratly Islands have never appeared in Chinese administrative maps

MARITIME SOVEREIGNTY
19/10/2019

In China’s ancient maps, this country’s southernmost point is Hainan Island.

Online ads – game of chanceicon

Online ads – game of chance

VIDEO
19/10/2019

Have you ever purchased goods online? Apparently, most of us have, as online shopping has become a trend in modern society. However, many people say online shopping is a game of chance.

Vietnam – first choice of many industrial sectors: Forbesicon

Vietnam – first choice of many industrial sectors: Forbes

BUSINESS
19/10/2019

For many industries, Vietnam has become their first choice in this manufacturing diaspora, said an article on Forbes recently.

Vietnam - bright spot in FDI attraction in ASEANicon

Vietnam - bright spot in FDI attraction in ASEAN

BUSINESS
18/10/2019

News and World Report of the US has ranked Vietnam eighth among 29 best economies to invest in, and first among the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) in the list.