Breakfast @ Tuoi Tre News – January 22

What you need to know today in Vietnam: Politics — Vietnam’s Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and his Australian counterpart Scott Morrison had a telephone talk on Thursday to discuss bilateral relations... Read more »

Vietnam, Israel begin negotiation over labour cooperation

Vietnam and Israel kicked off negotiation over a labour cooperation agreement with an online meeting on January 21. Read more »

Canna vermicelli producers busy as Tết nears

Canna vermicelli is cut before packaging in Bình Lư Commune, the northern mountainous province of Lai Châu. —VNA/VNS Photo Nguyễn Oanh LAI CHÂU — With the Tết (Lunar New Year)... Read more »

The man who brings back green to barren hill in Kỳ Sơn District

Vừ Vả Chống a resident from Huổi Tụ Commune in central province of Nghệ An’s Kỳ Sơn District consider each tree as one of his friends. Photo plo.vn NGHỆ AN... Read more »

Việt Nam to tighten border controls to prevent spread of COVID-19

Deputy Prime Minister Vũ Đức Đam chairs a meeting of National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control on Thursday. VNA/VNS Photo Doãn Tấn HÀ NỘI – Việt Nam will... Read more »

Vietnam congratulates Joe Biden on taking office as 46th US president

Vietnam’s Party chief and State President Nguyen Phu Trong and Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on Thursday sent their messages of congratulations to Joe Biden on being sworn in as... Read more »

Vietnam documents 2 imported COVID-19 cases nearly 3 weeks after entry

Vietnam’s Ministry of Health logged two imported COVID-19 cases on Thursday, almost three weeks after they entered the country from the U.S. Both are Vietnamese repatriates, the health ministry said.... Read more »

Da Nang treasures contributions of foreigners: city leader

Da Nang has appreciated the contributions and accompany of foreigners in the city in a tough year of 2020, and hoped to continue to receive more assistance from foreign individuals,... Read more »

City allocates land for physical training and sports facilities

HCM City has allocated land in Thủ Đức City, Cần Giờ and Bình Chánh districts to develop physical training and sports facilities. — Photo baovephapluat.vn HCM CITY — HCM City... Read more »

PM wants old motorbikes off the streets

An old motorcycle carrying construction material on Hà Nội’s street. — VNA/VNS Photo Đăng Sơn HÀ NỘI — Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc has asked the Ministry of Transport to... Read more »

Proposal to broaden Pháp Vân-Cầu Giẽ Expressway

Pháp Vân-Cầu Giẽ Expressway – the southern gateway to Hà Nội. — VNA/VNS Photo HÀ NỘI — Pháp Vân-Cầu Giẽ BOT (build-operate-transfer) Joint Stock Company has sent a proposal to... Read more »

Universities offer free online courses for everyone 

HCM City Open University has signed with Hà Nội Open University to develop VMOOCs. Photo courtesy of HCM City Open University HCM CITY— Many universities in Việt Nam are developing... Read more »