Over 3,000 opportunities available for digital transformation consulting firms in Vietnam

A seminar took place in Ho Chi Minh City on January 21 to discuss opportunities, challenges faced by small and medium-sized enterprises in digital transformation. The event, co-hosted by the... Read more »

Condolences to Zimbabwe over passing of foreign minister

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh on January 22 conveyed a message of condolences over the passing of Zimbabwean Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Trade Sibusiso... Read more »

Two more imported cases reported over last 24 hours

Vietnam reported two more imported cases of COVID-19 over the last 24 hours, taking the national count to 1,548, the National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control announced on... Read more »

Vietnam News Agency helping spread official news on 13th National Party Congress

Welcoming the 13th National Congress of the Communist Party of Vietnam, the Vietnam News Agency (VNA) has put into operation a special website (https://daihoidang.vn/) that provides information and news on... Read more »

Major economic achievements of the Party’s 12th tenure

As the 13th National Party Congress is about to take place we take a look at some major economic achievements of the Communist Party during its 12th tenure. Jobs were... Read more »

Ho Chi Minh City ready for another test round of electric buses

The Ho Chi Minh City Department of Transport has submitted a proposal on the protraction of electric bus testing. According to the department, the city has piloted electric vehicles on... Read more »

Record number of delegates to attend 13th National Party Congress in Hà Nội

Military rehearsed guiding the delegation to pay respect at the Hồ Chí Minh Mausoleum in Hà Nội on Friday. — VNA/VNS Photo Dương Giang HÀ NỘI — A total of... Read more »

13th National Party Congress press centre opens

The Party Central Committee’s Commission for Information and Education opened a press centre serving the upcoming 13th National Party Congress at a ceremony in Hanoi on January 22. Read more »

HCMC announces selection and appointment of leading cadres of Thu Duc City

HCMC announces selection and appointment of leading cadres of Thu Duc City Read more »

Five trends identified for real estate market in 2021

While 2020 is believed to have changed the real estate industry, trends in the sector this year are forecast to sustain or be aligned with demand in the market. Read more »

Sacombank meets all business targets set for 2020

Sacombank achieved all the targets it listed at its annual general meeting last year despite many difficulties last year due to the Covid-19 pandemic. — Photo courtesy of Sacombank HCM... Read more »

VinFast introduces self-driving car models

Vietnamese automaker VinFast introduced Friday three new electric self-driving car models that will hit the market this year. Read more »

HCM City allocates land for physical training and sports facilities

Ho Chi Minh City will give priority to land in areas such as Thu Duc city, Can Gio and Binh Chanh districts to develop physical facilities, according to the municipal... Read more »

Illegal exit, entry must be tackled: PM

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on January 22 called upon border guards to increase efforts to effectively prevent illegal exit and entry, helping to fight the COVID-19 pandemic. Read more »

Photo exhibition spotlights President Ho Chi Minh with Communist Party of Vietnam

An exhibition is underway in Hanoi introducing more than 100 photos of President Ho Chi Minh - the founder, leader, and mentor of the Communist Party of Vietnam. Read more »

Bell-shaped peach blossoms on top of the Ba Na Hills

NDO – During early spring, on top of Ba Na Hills, bell-shaped peach blossoms begin to bloom. This unique flower blooms only in the spring, when the cold season passes... Read more »

National Party Congress attracts attention of foreign friends

The 13th National Party Congress has attracted the attention of foreign friends, who are confident it will adopt policies that will make Vietnam stronger and wealthier. Read more »

Two new imported COVID-19 cases confirmed on Friday

Two new imported cases. One Indian expert and one Vietnamese man returning from Japan. Read more »

Elon Musk to offer 100 million USD prize for ‘best’ carbon capture tech

Tesla chief and billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk on Thursday took to Twitter to promise a 100 million USD prize for development of the “best” technology to capture carbon dioxide... Read more »

German researchers able to make paralyzed mice walk again

German researchers have enabled mice paralyzed after spinal cord injuries to walk again, re-establishing a neural link hitherto considered irreparable in mammals by using a designer protein injected into the... Read more »

Vietnam: potential market for India pharmaceuticals

Vietnam is currently among top 25 destinations for Indian pharmaceutical products. Read more »

Election of deputies to NA and People”s Councils marks a vital political event

The national election of deputies to the 15th National Assembly (NA) and People's Councils across all levels represents an important political campaign and a wide-ranging democratic event that people from... Read more »

Vietnam takes last-minute check ahead of the National Congress

Both police and army join the activities ensuring security for delegates and guests. Read more »

Islamic State claims responsibility for first big suicide attack in Baghdad in 3 years

Islamic State this morning claimed responsibility for Baghdad’s suicide attack, via the group’s Amaq news agency on its Telegram channel. Read more »

Don’t come home for Tet, Vietnam tells expats as new Covid-19 strains spread

With the novel coronavirus mutating into more infectious strains, the government has urged Vietnamese expatriates not to travel to Vietnam for Lunar New Year. Read more »

Vietnam’s Vingroup in talks to purchase LG smartphone business: S.Korean media

Vietnam’s leading private conglomerate Vingroup has started discussion for acquiring part of LG Electronics Inc.’s smartphone business to bolster its high-tech businesses, according to South Korean media. The report came... Read more »

Vietnamese keeper sees value depreciate amid transfer scandal

The value of goalkeeper Dang Van Lam on German football website Transfermarkt has dropped following contract disputes with Thai club Muangthong United. Read more »

Agro-fisheries exports enjoy upturn during early days of 2021

The opening days of the year has seen local enterprises export several shipments of agricultural and aquatic products, creating a positive outlook for export prospects ahead throughout 2021. Read more »

Vietnam, Canada urged to capitalise on CPTPP advantages

Both the nation and Canada must strive to take full advantage of the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP), to which both are signatories, along with other free... Read more »

Tet Festival 2021 opens in HCMC

Tet Festival 2021 opens in HCMC Read more »

Domestic food manufacturers capable of competing with foreign ones

Domestic food manufacturers capable of competing with foreign ones Read more »

Foreign media highlight Vietnam’s 13th National Party Congress

El Moudjahid (War Veteran), a leading newspaper in Algeria, posted two articles highlighting the 13th National Congress of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) which will begin next Monday. Read more »

KOICA donates 13 million USD to develop Hue city

The Korean International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) on Thursday pledged 13 million USD to a project to make Hue a smart cultural and tourism city. Read more »

Hanoi police ready to protect National Party Congress

Hanoi police will be on duty at various entrances to the capital city in order to control traffic throughout the 13th National Party Congress. Read more »

Tet Viet festival promotes traditional cultural values

A festival is underway in Ho Chi Minh city to promote traditional Lunar New Year (Tet) activities, cuisine, and products. Read more »

US announces intention to resume major role in global health

President Joe Biden's top medical adviser on Covid-19, Anthony Fauci, on Thursday announced renewed US support for the World Health Organization, which received blistering criticism from the Trump administration. Read more »

Fatherland Front moves to prepare for general election

The Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) Central Committee held a national teleconference on January 22 to provide instructions on handling affairs relating to the election of deputies to the 15th National... Read more »

Google’s campaign to promote Vietnam Tourism

The online initiative of “Wonders of Vietnam” showcases the beauty of Son Doong Cave, the Hoi An Lantern Festival and Nha Nhac as well as interactive features that allow visitors... Read more »

E-commerce site for high-quality Vietnamese goods debuts

An e-commerce site for high-quality Vietnamese goods debuted in Ho Chi Minh City on Thursday. Read more »

HCM City among preferred cities in Asia-Pacific for cross-border investment

Ho Chi Minh City is Asia Pacific’s 5th most preferred market for investments, according to CBRE Group, Inc. Read more »