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Voters nationwide cast ballots

The election is a great festival of the nation, a chance for voters to exercise their citizen right and duty in selecting capable persons representing the people’s will, aspiration and right to mastery in the NA and People’s Councils at all levels.


Chairman of the Central Committee of the Vietnam Fatherland Front Do Van Chien casts ballots in the elections of deputies to the 15th National Assembly and People's Councils at all levels for the 2021-2026 term in Hanoi's Tu Liem district. (Photo: Minh Duc/VNA)



Director of the Ho Chi Minh National Academy of Politics Nguyen Xuan Thang casts his ballots in Bac Tu Liem district, Hanoi. (Photo: Nguyen Diep/VNA)




Ethnic people in the northern mountainous province of Lai Chau go to the polls. (Photo: Nguyen Van Oanh/VNA)



Member of the Party Central Committee, Vice President Vo Thi Anh Xuan, Vice Chairwoman of the National Election Council, casts her vote to elect deputies to the 15th National Assembly and People's Councils at all levels for the 2021-2026 term. (Photo: VNA)




Former National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan casts her vote in Vinh Phuc ward, Ba Dinh district, Hanoi. (Photo: VNA)



Truong Thi Mai, Politburo member, Secretary of the Party Central Committee, Head of the Party Central Committee's Organisation Commission, casts ballots in Vinh Phuc ward, Ba Dinh district, Hanoi. (Photo: VNA)




General To Lam, Politburo member, Minister of Public Security views the election list in Quan Thanh ward, Ba Dinh district, Hanoi. (Photo: VNA)




State President Nguyen Xuan Phuc with his wife and Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee Nguyen Van Nen cast their ballots to elect deputies to the 15th National Assembly and People's Councils at all levels for the 2021-2026 term. (Photo: VNA)



Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh casts his ballots. (Photo: VNA)



Voters in Xuan Tao ward, Bac Tu Liem district, Hanoi cast their ballots. (Photo: VNA)



Voters view the list of candidates in Dien Bien ward in Hanoi's Ba Dinh district. (Photo: VNA)




Voters cast their ballots in Ako Dhong village, Tan Loi ward, Buon Ma Thuot city, Dak Lak province. (Photo: Tuan Anh/VNA)



Voters cast their ballots in Ward 6, Ben Tre city. (Photo: Huynh Phuc Hau/VNA)




Catholic voters in Vinh Ninh ward, Hue city go to the polls. (Photo: Do Truong/VNA)



Voters cast their ballots in Hai Tan Ward, Hai Duong City. (Photo: Manh Tu/VNA)



National Assembly Chairman Vuong Dinh Hue casts his vote in An Lao town, An Lao district, Hai Phong city. (Photo: Doan Tan/VNA)



Voting begins in 80,000 voting units nationwide

Voting begins in 80,000 voting units nationwide

Voting began at 7am May 23 across around 80,000 voting units nationwide in the elections of deputies to the 15th National Assembly and People’s Council at all levels in the 2021-2026 tenure.


27 senior Party members disciplined in H1/2022

The Party Central Executive Committee, the Politburo, the Secretariat, and the Central Commission for Inspection disciplined 27 officials managed by the Politburo and the Secretariat in the first six months of 2022, 20 cases up year on year.

Hanoi to inspect fire prevention at all karaoke parlors

Half a month after the karaoke parlor fire in Cau Giay District, the Hanoi People's Committee has asked districts to inspect all karaoke parlors and bars and handle violations.

Vietnam needs extra US$368 billion to achieve net zero emissions

As the energy industry has a crucial role in achieving net zero emissions by 2050, it requires a structural transition toward green growth. Therefore, Vietnam needs assistance from developed countries regarding both financial and technical issues.

Labor Minister proposes harsh punishment for child offenders

Minister of Labor, War Invalids and Social Affairs Dao Ngoc Dung signed an official letter requesting to have harsh punishment for child offenders and strengthening measures to prevent violence against children.

Pu Sam Cap Cave: the hidden charm of Lai Chau

Pu Sam Cap Cave in Pu Sam Cap Commune, Sin Ho District, in the northwestern province of Lai Chau, is known for its wild, beautiful and mysterious beauty.

Hanoi’s three largest parks are seriously degraded

Many public works in the parks of Thu Le, Bach Thao, and Thong Nhat in Hanoi are in disrepair, affecting urban beauty and public experiences.

Why are thousands of public employees taking private-sector jobs?

Many public employees have recently quit their jobs and taken a job in the private sector. This indicates that the public sector is not attractive and that many problems need to be addressed.

Kon Tum Province records 300 earthquakes over a year

The Central Highland province of Kon Tum has recorded more than 300 earthquakes since April 2021, according to the provincial administration.

Highly-infectious BA.2.74 Omicron sub-variant detected in Vietnam

Vietnam has detected a number of new, highly-contagious Omicron sub-variants, including BA.2.74, said the General Department of Preventive Medicine on August 17.

Relaxing visa policy to attract more foreign tourists to Vietnam: insiders

Vietnam’s visa policy should be more open to lure international tourists, insiders have said.

Vietnam Airlines resumes, increases frequency of several flights in September

The national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines will resume flights connecting the central city of Da Nang with Malaysia’s Kuala Lumpur and Thailand’s Bangkok from September 1 and September 15, respectively, the carrier has announced.

Da Lat listed among world’s best places for binge-worthy dating has named Vietnam's Da Lat city among the world's six places for the summer’s binge-worthy dating shows.

Quang Ninh refutes allegations of sea encroachment in Ha Long Bay

The authorities of Quang Ninh province has refuted information that it has allowed a project to conduct sea encroachment and subdivide land plots for sale, which seriously undermined the conservation of the UNESCO-recognised Ha Long Bay.

VN extends time of anti-dumping investigation on tables, chairs from Malaysia, China

The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) has decided to extend time limit of investigation on applying anti-dumping measures on table and chair products originating from Malaysia and China by six months.

EVFTA and UKVFTA: the same sweet spot

With many similarities, the UK- Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (UKVFTA) could be called a direct copy of the EU- Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA).