Việt Nam reports five imported cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday evening

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Epizode launches record label, seeks demos

Techno producers in Việt Nam now have the chance to submit their demos to the record label behind the country’s top dance music festival. — Photo courtesy of Epizode HÀ... Read more »

Women play vital role in strengthening VN-US ties

President of the Vietnam Women’s Union, Hà Thị Nga, talks with Virginia Foote, the president of the American Chamber of Commerce in Hà Nội at the VN – US forum... Read more »

Fans getting ready for a new norm

NEW NORM: Supporters will have to adhere to a lot of new rules when attending football matches in the near future. AFP/VNA Photo Paul Kennedy Finally a glimmer of hope,... Read more »

One-stop online shop for culinary connoisseurs to open

AQ-Gourmet.com will open in December, offering a one-stop shop for all culinary connoisseurs. — VNS Photo HCM CITY – AQ Development Ltd Vietnam, a subsidiary of Aquarius International Hospitality Development,... Read more »

Lee’s Sandwiches donates $100,000 to support disaster victims in central provinces

Representatives of Lee’s Sandwiches hand over a donation of US$100,000 in cash to the Việt Nam Red Cross Society (VNRC) to support disaster victims, especially teachers and students, in the... Read more »

Masan Group topslist of enterprises in Viet Nam with best M&A Deals in 2019-20

HCM CITY — Masan Group Corporation was one of the top 10 companies in terms of investment and M&A deals in 2019-20, with its subsidiaries striking deals with VinCommerce, Starck,... Read more »

Vietnam remains world’s largest producer, exporter of cashew nuts

Vietnam has maintained its position as the world’s largest producer and exporter of cashew nuts in 2020, exporting an estimated 450,000 tonnes of cashew kernels worth 3.2 billion USD, according... Read more »

HCM City connects with Northeast region to revive tourism market

Deputy Prime Minister Vũ Đức Đam has stressed the importance of “safe tourism” during this time. Photo courtesy of nld.com.vn HCM CITY – Tourism cooperation between HCM City and other... Read more »

Vietnamese coffee brand among nine winners of ASEAN-RoK design award

Real Beans Coffee, a coffee brand in Vietnam, are among nine winners of the 1st ASEAN-Korea Excellent Design Exhibition Award this year which honours the best packaging designs made in... Read more »

Proposed national financial plan for 2021-2025 period

The national financial plan has been proposed for the 2021-2025 period. Read more »

Party chief chairs meeting of Central Steering Committee for Anti-Corruption

Party General Secretary and State President Nguyen Phu Trong on November 25 chaired the meeting of the Standing board of the Central Steering Committee for Anti-corruption to discuss a number... Read more »

Health ministry orders preventive measures against Whitmore disease

Doctor Đỗ Duy Cường of Bạch Mai Hospital examines a Whitmore patient. — Photo vietnamplus.vn HÀ NỘI — The Ministry of Health has asked health departments at all localities to... Read more »

Hip operation lets Lạng Sơn man take steps forward

Before the operation, Quang had to use a cane to swing his body forward to move around. — Photos courtesy of the 108 Military Hospital HÀ NỘI — Lê Đăng... Read more »

Rural trade receives Government support

Women make rattan products for export at an establishment in the central province of Quảng Nam. VNA/VNS Photo Thiên Trường HÀ NỘI – About 2.3 million people are currently involved... Read more »

Cooperatives need support in face of COVID-19

COVID-19 has adversely impacted all economic sectors and stakeholders. Cooperatives, especially agricultural cooperatives, are no exception and are in special need of assistance if they are to survive the turbulent... Read more »

Former Thai League coach becomes HCM City’s new manager

Alexandre Polking will be the second foreign manager in the V.League 2021. Photo courtesy of Bangkok United HCM CITY — Bangkok United’s former coach Alexandre Polking has been appointed as... Read more »

Businesses, policymakers discuss taxation and customs rules

Participants at the annual business-policymaker meeting in Hà Nội. — Photo bnews.vn HÀ NỘI — Business leaders and policymakers reviewed the latest administrative and regulatory changes in taxation and customs... Read more »

Pianist Anh to perform to celebrate Beethoven’s birthday

Pianist Nguyễn Đức Anh will perform in a concert celebrating the 250th anniversary of Beethoven’s birthday at the HCM City Opera House on November 28. —Photo courtesy of HBSO HCM... Read more »

Photo exhibition features career of veteran tuồng star

A wax sculture featuring People’s Artist Đinh Bằng Phi is displayed at the HCM City Theatre Association. — Photo courtesy of the HCM City Theatre Association HCM CITY — A... Read more »

Việt Nam gears towards digital government and economy

Deputy director general of Việt Nam Social Security Phạm Lương Sơn. Photo baodautu.vn Phạm Lương Sơn, deputy director general of Việt Nam Social Security, talks to Việt Nam News Agency... Read more »

New walking street in Lạng Sơn attracts thousands of visitors

The new walking street in Lạng Sơn Province is attracting thousands of visits with its many folk games. VNA/VNS Photo LẠNG SƠN — The new walking street in Lạng Sơn... Read more »

NA Chairwoman Nguyễn Thị Kim Ngân meets Cần Thơ citizens

National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyễn Thị Kim Ngân makes a speech at the meeting with voters in Cần Thơ City. VNA/VNS Photo HÀ NỘI — National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyễn Thị Kim... Read more »

Inspection agency’s roles and rights need to be cleared: official

Đinh Văn Minh, director of the Government Inspectorate’s Legal Department. Photo sggp.org.vn Director of the Government Inspectorate’s Legal Department Đinh Văn Minh spoke with Sài Gòn Giải Phóng (Liberated Sài... Read more »

Techfest Southeast Region 2020 opens in HCM City

A visitor at an exhibition area displaying science and technology products held as part of Techfest Southeast Region 2020 in HCM City. — Photo courtesy of the University of Economics... Read more »

PM Phúc urges better law-building for country’s development

Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc addresses the Government conference on law-building and law enforcement on Tuesday in Hà Nội. — VNA/VNS Photo Thống Nhất HÀ NỘI — Good legal institutions... Read more »

Viet Nam remains at high risk of COVID-19 infections: health minister

Passengers returning from Seoul wait for immigration procedures at Nội Bài Airport in Hà Nội. — VNA/VNS Photo Huy Hùng HÀ NỘI — Minister of Health Nguyễn Thanh Long has... Read more »

Vietnamese, Cambodian PMs talk on strengthening relations

Việt Namese Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc held talks with his Cambodian counterpart Samdech Techo Hun Sen via videoconference yesterday. VNA Photo Thống Nhất HÀ NỘI – Việt Namese Prime... Read more »

Agreement on child protection signed

Đặng Hoa Nam, director of the Department of Child Affairs (sitting, left) and Chu Quang Hào, general director of the Vietnam Post (sitting, right), sign the co-operation agreement. — VNS... Read more »

Việt Nam confirms four new imported COVID-19 cases

Vĩnh Long Hospital for Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, where two out of the four new COVID-19 patients are being treated. Photo courtesy of the hospital HÀ NỘI — Two Vietnamese... Read more »

UNFPA offers crucial support to women in central Việt Nam

Naomi Kitahara, United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) Representative in Việt Nam, (left) hands over the kits to Thào Xuân Sùng, chairman of the Central Committee of Việt Nam Farmers’ Union... Read more »

Sovico Aviation to buy  Vietjet shares

Vietjet planes. — Photo courtesy of the airline HÀ NỘI — Sovico Aviation Holdings Company (Sovico Aviation) has registered to buy 33 million shares of Vietjet Aviation Joint Stock Company... Read more »

Four new COVID-19 cases confirmed on Tuesday

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2020 Việt Nam, US defence policy dialogue held online

Vietnamese Deputy Minister of Defence Sen. Lieut. Gen. Hoàng Xuân Chiến. — VNA/VNS Photo Hồng Pha HÀ NỘI — The 2020 Việt Nam-US defence policy dialogue was held online on... Read more »

25th anniversary of Vietnam-US diplomatic ties marked in Da Nang

The Union of Friendship Organisations and the Vietnam-US Friendship Association in central Da Nang city, and the University of Foreign Language Studies at the University of Da Nang jointly held... Read more »

Vietnam attends virtual ASEAN Chief of Army Multilateral Meeting

Deputy Chief of the General Staff of the Vietnam People’s Army (VPA) Lieut. Gen. Nguyen Van Nghia attended the virtual 21st ASEAN Chief of Army Multilateral Meeting (ACAMM-21) on November... Read more »

Vietnam promoting hi-tech farming

Vietnam has encouraged the development of hi-tech agriculture with a view to making breakthroughs in farming productivity and improving the competitive edge of agricultural products in both the domestic and... Read more »

Vietjet offers cheap fares on Black Friday

Passengers check-in at a Vietjet counter. — Photo courtesy of the airline HCM CITY — Vietjet is selling millions of zero đồng airfares between Wednesday and Friday to celebrate the... Read more »

Vietnam Int’l Fashion Week to open in HCM City next month

Seventeen designers and brands will present their latest designs at the 2020 Aquafina Vietnam International Fashion Week (AVIFW) in HCM City from December 3 to 6. Read more »

Cà Mau Province suffers $46m losses from natural disasters in 2020

A section of Cà Mau Province’s western sea dyke in Trần Văn Thời District has badly subsided. – VNA/VNS Photo Kim Há CÀ MAU – Natural disasters have caused losses... Read more »