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Sydney Opera House blown away by Vietnam Bamboo Circus showicon
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Sydney Opera House blown away by Vietnam Bamboo Circus show

For the first time ever, a contemporary Vietnamese art show has wowed audiences at the prestigious Sydney Opera House.

 
Burdens climb as tourists rise in Con Dao Islandicon

Burdens climb as tourists rise in Con Dao Island

VIDEO
13/06/2019

Renowned for pristine natural beauty with forested hills, deserted sandy beaches and extensive coral reefs, Con Dao island is one of the most attractive destinations of Vietnam.

Over 10 of Vietnamese key farm produce sold abroadicon

Over 10 of Vietnamese key farm produce sold abroad

VIDEO
12/06/2019

More than 10 key agricultural products of Vietnam are being sold across 160 countries and territories worldwide.

Construction Ministry’s statistics on real estate inventories incorrect: HoREAicon

Construction Ministry’s statistics on real estate inventories incorrect: HoREA

BUSINESS
11/06/2019

The Ministry of Construction's statistics on the total real estate inventory value is incorrect as the inventories of many property enterprises are not fully taken into account, according to the HCMC Real Estate Association (HoREA).

Wildlife trafficking increases in Vietnam as demand continues to riseicon

Wildlife trafficking increases in Vietnam as demand continues to rise

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENNT
11/06/2019

Vietnam is among 16 countries with a high level of biodiversity and is also among the biggest hot spots for wildlife trafficking.

Vietnam, Timor-Leste agree to promote wide-ranging cooperationicon

Vietnam, Timor-Leste agree to promote wide-ranging cooperation

POLITICS
11/06/2019

Vietnam and Timor-Leste have agreed on the need to further promote bilateral cooperation in promising areas such as trade-investment, education, agriculture, and fisheries.

Vietnam guaranteed place in Pot Two for World Cup 2022 qualifiersicon

Vietnam guaranteed place in Pot Two for World Cup 2022 qualifiers

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
10/06/2019

Vietnam’s national squad are guaranteed a place in Pot Two for the second round draw of the 2022 World Cup AFC qualifiers, after their successful King’s Cup campaign in Buriram, Thailand.

Policy key to boosting Vietnam’s digital economy, say expertsicon

Policy key to boosting Vietnam’s digital economy, say experts

BUSINESS
10/06/2019

The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT)’s key task is to evaluate the building and adjustment of policies to support the development of the digital economy, according to Deputy Minister Cao Quoc Hung.

Vietnam – rising star in tourism sector: Malaysian newspapericon

Vietnam – rising star in tourism sector: Malaysian newspaper

VIDEO
10/06/2019

The ASEAN Post of Malaysia has recently run an article featuring the rise of Vietnam’s tourism, in which it affirmed that Vietnam is an emerging regional star in the tourism sector.

Home-based solar power system becomes favourite in Central regionicon

Home-based solar power system becomes favourite in Central region

VIDEO
10/06/2019

At the beginning of 2019, only some 300 households in the Central and Central Highlands Regions installed home solar energy system. 

Vietnam’s priorities after winning UNSC non-permanent seaticon

Vietnam’s priorities after winning UNSC non-permanent seat

VIDEO
10/06/2019

Deputy PM and FM Pham Binh Minh has stressed the need to further boost the role of multilateralism in an interview granted to Vietnam News Agency's reporter after Vietnam won a seat on the UNSC.

Countries congratulate Vietnam on winning election to UNSCicon

Countries congratulate Vietnam on winning election to UNSC

POLITICS
09/06/2019

Representatives from many countries at the United Nations sent congratulations to Vietnam on becoming a non-permanent member of the UN Security Council for 2020-2021 with 192 votes of the total 193 UN member countries.

Vietnam aligns with UN SDGsicon

Vietnam aligns with UN SDGs

VIDEO
09/06/2019

Three years ago, 193 member countries approved the UN Agenda for Sustainable Development, pledging that no one will be left behind by 2030. Since then, Vietnam’s efforts to realise the agenda

HCM City court upholds jail sentence for Phan Van Anh Vuicon

HCM City court upholds jail sentence for Phan Van Anh Vu

SOCIETY
08/06/2019

The HCMC People’s Court upheld a 17-year jail sentence for Phan Van Anh Vu, Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Bac Nam 79 Construction Company, during an appeal court on June 7.

Vietnam wins election to UNSCicon

Vietnam wins election to UNSC

VIDEO
07/06/2019

Vietnam officially won the election to become a non-permanent member of the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) for 2020-2021 after getting 192 votes out of the 193 member countries and territories of the UN General Assembly on June 7.

Vietnam enhances cooperation in UN peacekeeping operationsicon

Vietnam enhances cooperation in UN peacekeeping operations

POLITICS
07/06/2019

Vietnam will step up defence cooperation in the United Nations peacekeeping operations in the coming time, stated Deputy Minister of Defence Sen. Lieut. Gen. Nguyen Chi Vinh.

Joining UN peacekeeping missions affirms VN’s contributions to world peaceicon

Joining UN peacekeeping missions affirms VN’s contributions to world peace

VIDEO
07/06/2019

Vietnam’s participation in the United Nations’ peacekeeping missions is a humanitarian activity of great significance, affirming the country’s responsibility towards the international community.

Vietnam carefully prepares for non-permanent seat at UNSC: Spokeswomanicon

Vietnam carefully prepares for non-permanent seat at UNSC: Spokeswoman

POLITICS
07/06/2019

Vietnam is making meticulous preparations and sharing experience with countries, UN agencies and international research organisations to get ready for participation in the UNSC for the 2020-2021 term.