Seven jailed over Vietnamese lorry deaths

Paul Kennedy Seven men have been jailed for a total of more than 92 years in connection with the 39 Vietnamese citizens found dead at the back of a lorry... Read more »

Seven jailed over Vietnamese lorry death

Paul Kennedy Seven men have been jailed for a total of more than 92 years in connection with the deaths of 39 Vietnamese citizens found dead at the back of... Read more »

Necessary conditions ready for 13th National Party Congress

All necessary conditions are ready for successfully organising the 13th National Party Congress which will place in Hanoi from January 25 to February 2, Nguyen Dac Vinh, Deputy Chief of... Read more »

Official pledges highest safety for 13th National Party Congress

All necessary conditions are ready for successfully organising the 13th National Party Congress which will place in Hanoi from January 25 to February 2, Nguyen Dac Vinh, Deputy Chief of... Read more »

COVID-19 continues developing complicatedly in Southeast Asian nations

Indonesia’s Health Ministry announced 13,632 COVID-19 cases on January 22, bringing the total to 965,283, with the death toll adding by 250 to 27,453. Read more »

Finland provides 100 mln USD for public sector investment in Vietnam

Finland will provide more than 100 million USD for public investment projects in Vietnam, starting from 2021, under a bilateral Framework Agreement on the use of Public Sector Investment Facility... Read more »

More than 200 media outlets to cover 13th National Party Congress at the scene

Over 500 reporters and technicians from more than 200 media outlets, including 191 domestic and 26 foreign ones, will cover the 13th National Party Congress at the scene, according to... Read more »

Vice President pays pre-Tet visit to poor workers in Binh Duong

Vice President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh on January 22 led a delegation visiting poor employees at the Vietnam Dairy Factory at the My Phuoc II Industrial Park in the southern... Read more »

Fruit and vegetable purchasing, distribution centre opens in Tien Giang

A fruit and vegetable purchasing and distribution centre was opened at the My Tho Industrial Park in My Tho city in the Mekong Delta’s Tien Giang province on January... Read more »

Lao Cai aims to welcome 5 mln visitors this year

The northern province of Lao Cai, home to the popular holiday town of Sa Pa, has set a target of welcoming 5 million visitors this year and earning more than... Read more »

Australia Day marked in Ho Chi Minh City

With a firm foundation from sound bilateral relations and the determination of senior leaders of both sides, Vietnam and Australia will enjoy a stronger partnership in the future, according to... Read more »

Da Nang pins hopes on MICE tours

Da Nang on January 22 welcomed a group of more than 700 visitors taking a Meetings, Incentives, Conferences and Exhibitions (MICE) tour, one of the largest groups on such a... Read more »

India-Vietnam Investment Forum held in HCM City

Garment, food processing, pharmaceuticals, information technology (IT), construction materials, and renewable energy are fields of potential where businesses from Vietnam and India can bolster investment in the time to... Read more »

Tet gifts presented to disadvantaged people

Vice State President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh on January 22 visited and presented gifts to social policy beneficiaries, workers, and disadvantaged students in Duc Hoa district in the Mekong Delta’s... Read more »

1,587 delegates to attend 13th National Party Congress

Up to 1,587 delegates representing more than 5.1 million Party members nationwide will attend the 13th National Party Congress from January 25 to February 2, up nearly 80 delegates against... 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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

Quang Ninh sets up more cameras along border to prevent COVID-19

More cameras have been set up in the border city of Mong Cai in northern Quang Ninh province to step up efforts in tackling COVID-19 by preventing illegal entry and... Read more »

Vietjet honoured ‘The Low-Cost Carrier of the Year’ for cargo transportation

Payload Asia, an international magazine for air freight industry, on January 22 honoured Vietjet as ‘The Low-Cost Carrier of the Year’ and ‘The Belly Carrier of the Year’ for its... Read more »

Chinese, Lao leaders seek to boost bilateral relations through phone talks

General Secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee and President Xi Jinping had a telephone conversation with General Secretary of the Lao People's Revolutionary Party (LPRP) Central... Read more »

Photo exhibition held to celebrate 13th National Party Congress

A photo exhibition was opened on January 22 at the National Convention Centre in Hanoi by the Party Central Committee’s Commission for Information and Education and the Vietnam News Agency... Read more »

HCM City, Australian institute seal cooperation deal

The Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee and the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT) of Australia on January 22 signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on cooperation in tertiary... Read more »

Vietnamese expats in Germany have high expectations for Party Congress

Vietnamese expatriates in Germany have had faith in the leadership of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) in the past and hope that the successful organisation of the 13th National... Read more »

Seventh National Party Congress: Comprehensive reform, leading nation on the way towards socialism

The seventh National Party Congress is the first to adopt the platform of building the country during the transition to socialism in Vietnam. Read more »

Fristi brand partners with VTV Digital to distribute digital content for children

Lê Quang Minh (left), director of VTV’s digital content production and development center, and Tạ Thúy Hà, marketing director of consumer dairy products at FrieslandCampina Việt Nam, at a ceremony... Read more »

‘Say No’ to rhino horn consumption in Việt Nam

Hero Boy, a character in the short film, titled ‘When I Grow Up’, which will be shown to passengers on all flights of Vietnam Airlines. It aims to promote the... Read more »

Metropole hotel to host magic show

French illusionist Stefan Leyshon performs at Metropole Hanoi on every Friday until February 5. HÀ NỘI — Metropole Hanoi is hosting a series of magic shows with acclaimed French illusionist... Read more »

Ambassador to promote Swedish literature in VN

Swedish Ambassador to Việt Nam Ann Mawe praised Vietnamese book distributors’ efforts to offer Swedish literary works to local readers. — Photo courtesy of the book distributor HCM CITY —... Read more »

Promoting consumer finance to fight black credit: experts

Promoting consumer finance and simplifying procedures for loan applications would be a priority for commercial banks, financial companies and microfinance institutions as part of efforts to limit black credit, a... Read more »