Retail sales of goods and services in the first ten months of this year reached nearly 2,400 trillion VND (114.3 billion USD), a year-on-year increase of 11.1 percent.
Thailand is hosting the 4th International Rice Congress (IRC2014), themed “Rice of the World”, in Bangkok until November 1 in a bid to exchange knowledge on the latest rice research.
National Assembly (NA) Chairman Nguyen Sinh Hung confirmed that the NA wholeheartedly backs the strengthening of the application of information technology in socio-economic development in Vietnam.
Translators bring books to new readers
Translators bring books to new readers
Vietnamese and French experts this week joined an international conference focusing on literature translation hosted by the Hanoi College of Social Sciences.
Stronger safety measures needed to protect Vietnamese tourists abroad
Stronger safety measures needed to protect Vietnamese tourists abroad
The Vietnam National Administration of Tourism issued a dispatch urging Vietnam Tourism Association members and all travel agencies to ensure the safety of Vietnamese nationals travelling abroad.
Quang Ninh marks Ha Long Bay’s 20-year world heritage status
Quang Ninh marks Ha Long Bay’s 20-year world heritage status
An art performance programme and a food festival were organised in the northern province of Quang Ninh on October 29 as part of activities to celebrate 20 years of Ha Long Bay being recognised as a world natural heritage by UNESCO (December 17, 1994-2014).
ASEAN values UN operational activities for development
ASEAN values UN operational activities for development
The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) appreciates the importance of the United Nations (UN) operational activities for development and believes that strengthening development cooperation is instrumental to consolidating and enhancing the mutually reinforcing pillars of the work of the UN.
Hoang Anh Gia Lai football team win U-21 trophy
Hoang Anh Gia Lai football team win U-21 trophy
The Hoang Anh Gia Lai-Arsenal-JMG U21 team tasted victory for the first time after crushing Thailand's U21 team, 3-0, in the final game of the International U-21 Football Tournament on October 28.
Vietnamese play wins award of excellence at theatre festival
Vietnamese play wins award of excellence at theatre festival
The play “Chuyen chang dung si” (The story of a courageous man) performed by the Vietnam National Drama Theatre was granted an award of excellence at the second ASEAN-China Theatre and Drama Festival in China earlier this month.
VN enters AFF beach football final
VN enters AFF beach football final
Vietnam reached the final of the ASEAN Football Federation (AFF) Beach Football Championship after beating Laos 3-2 in the semi-final on October 28. Bui Tran Tuan Anh scored a hat trick for Vietnam in the match.
Thailand promotes tourism to ASEAN members
Thailand promotes tourism to ASEAN members
The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) is planning to promote the country as a weekend holiday and shopping destination to other ASEAN nations in order to achieve its tourism target set for next year.
Thailand hosts 4th International Rice Congress
Thailand hosts 4th International Rice Congress
Thailand is hosting the 4th International Rice Congress (IRC2014), themed “Rice of the World”, in Bangkok until November 1 in a bid to exchange knowledge on the latest rice research.
NA leader receives ASOCIO ICT Summit 2014 delegates
NA leader receives ASOCIO ICT Summit 2014 delegates
National Assembly (NA) Chairman Nguyen Sinh Hung confirmed that the NA wholeheartedly backs the strengthening of the application of information technology in socio-economic development in Vietnam.
Vietnamese delegates attend Indonesian Golkar Party’s 50th anniversary
Vietnamese delegates attend Indonesian Golkar Party’s 50th anniversary
A Vietnamese Communist Party delegation attended the Indonesian Go lkar Party ’s 50th anniversary celebrations in Jakarta on October 28.
Northern city wins acclaim at 210th founding anniversary
Northern city wins acclaim at 210th founding anniversary
President Truong Tan Sang on October 30 conferred the Independence Order (second class) upon Hai Duong city in the northern province of the same name on the occasion of its 210 th founding anniversary.
ASEAN values UN operational activities for development
ASEAN values UN operational activities for development
The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) appreciates the importance of the United Nations (UN) operational activities for development and believes that strengthening development cooperation is instrumental to consolidating and enhancing the mutually reinforcing pillars of the work of the UN.
Cambodia, Thailand seek stronger ties
Cambodia, Thailand seek stronger ties
Thai Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-Ocha began his two-day visit to Cambodia on October 30. He had talks with his Cambodian counterpart Hun Sen immediately after the official welcome ceremony the same day.
Quang Ninh marks Ha Long Bay’s 20-year world heritage status
Quang Ninh marks Ha Long Bay’s 20-year world heritage status
An art performance programme and a food festival were organised in the northern province of Quang Ninh on October 29 as part of activities to celebrate 20 years of Ha Long Bay being recognised as a world natural heritage by UNESCO (December 17, 1994-2014).
Vietnam beats U23 Bahrain 3-0 in HCM City friendly
Vietnam beats U23 Bahrain 3-0 in HCM City friendly
Vietnam cruised to a 3-0 win over U23 Bahrain in a friendly match at Ho Chi Minh City's Thong Nhat Stadium on October 30.
Bana try to preserve oldest village
Bana try to preserve oldest village
Lying alongside the poetic Dak Bla River is Kon Ko Tu, the oldest village in Kon Tum city in the Central Highlands province of Kon Tum.
Stronger safety measures needed to protect Vietnamese tourists abroad
Stronger safety measures needed to protect Vietnamese tourists abroad
The Vietnam National Administration of Tourism issued a dispatch urging Vietnam Tourism Association members and all travel agencies to ensure the safety of Vietnamese nationals travelling abroad.
Translators bring books to new readers
Translators bring books to new readers
Vietnamese and French experts this week joined an international conference focusing on literature translation hosted by the Hanoi College of Social Sciences.
Ten-month retail sales hit 2.4 trillion VND
Ten-month retail sales hit 2.4 trillion VND
Retail sales of goods and services in the first ten months of this year reached nearly 2,400 trillion VND (114.3 billion USD), a year-on-year increase of 11.1 percent.
Vietnam Airlines to launch IPO next month
Vietnam Airlines to launch IPO next month
The national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines is set for its initial public offering (IPO) of shares worth 1 trillion VND (47.6 million USD) in Ho Chi Minh City on November 14, pledging to use the generated funds to provide a modern fleet and impeccable service.
National Assembly (NA) Chairman Nguyen Sinh Hung confirmed that the NA wholeheartedly backs the strengthening of the application of information technology in socio-economic development in Vietnam.
(THO) - On October 28, Thanh Hoa province held a ceremony to mark the 60th year since the day it welcomed the arrival of cadres, soldiers and revolutionaries who relocated from the south under the 1954 Geneva agreement on ending the war and restoring peace in Vietnam.
Vietnam should perfect its market economy institution and accelerate administrative reform to increase its national competitiveness in order to maximise the benefits of the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) once it is established in 2015, a conference heard in Hanoi on October 28.
Vietnam won 15 gold, six silver and six bronze medals, ranking first at the 10th ASEAN Skills Competition that wrapped up in Hanoi on October 28.
President Truong Tan Sang on October 30 conferred the Independence Order (second class) upon Hai Duong city in the northern province of the same name on the occasion of its 210 th founding anniversary.
Vietnamese and French experts this week joined an international conference focusing on literature translation hosted by the Hanoi College of Social Sciences.
The national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines is set for its initial public offering (IPO) of shares worth 1 trillion VND (47.6 million USD) in Ho Chi Minh City on November 14, pledging to use the generated funds to provide a modern fleet and impeccable service.
Thai Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-Ocha began his two-day visit to Cambodia on October 30. He had talks with his Cambodian counterpart Hun Sen immediately after the official welcome ceremony the same day.
Vietnam cruised to a 3-0 win over U23 Bahrain in a friendly match at Ho Chi Minh City's Thong Nhat Stadium on October 30.
Lying alongside the poetic Dak Bla River is Kon Ko Tu, the oldest village in Kon Tum city in the Central Highlands province of Kon Tum.
An art performance programme and a food festival were organised in the northern province of Quang Ninh on October 29 as part of activities to celebrate 20 years of Ha Long Bay being recognised as a world natural heritage by UNESCO (December 17, 1994-2014).
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