Englishwoman claims sexual attack, robbery in Saigon

HCMC police are investigating claims by an Englishwoman that she was sexually attacked and robbed by a man who she thought was a motorbike taxi driver. Read more »

Promote gender equality at work and develop women's economic rights

The press conference of the campaign “Career has no gender – The career is independent of gender”, October 19 in Hanoi. Photo: Lam Ngoc /CVN This is the first comprehensive... Read more »

Storm Saudel to enter East Sea, may head to central Vietnam

Storm Saudel, formed from a tropical depression near the Philippines on Tuesday morning, is expected to enter the East Sea in the next 24 hours. Read more »

Vietnam, a bright spot for gender legality

The status of women in society and the family has steadily improved, according to Vietnamese Women’s Union Central Committee chairperson Hà Thi Nga. Photo: UFV /CVN Social awareness of gender... Read more »

Ship carrying 300 tons of oil breaks apart off central Vietnam coast

A ship containing around 300 tons of oil has been stranded off the coast of central Thua Thien-Hue Province for a week, breaking in half. Read more »

Vietnam province drowns in misery amid continuing rain, floods

People in Thua Thien-Hue Province in central Vietnam might be no strangers to floods, but the blackouts and food shortage of the past few weeks are taking their toll. Read more »

Japan’s Suga takes morning walk around Hanoi lake

Visiting Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga took a walk around Hanoi's famous Hoan Kiem Lake Tuesday morning. Read more »

Waterworld: Vietnam province drowns in misery amid continuing rain, floods

People in Thua Thien-Hue Province in central Vietnam might be no strangers to floods, but the blackouts and food shortage of the past few weeks are taking their toll. Read more »

The special advisor to the Prime Minister of Japan in honor

This is the worthy recognition of the Vietnamese state, government and people for the sincere feelings towards the Vietnamese country and people as well as the contributions of Iijima Isao... Read more »

Things you need to know about Vietnamese Women’s Day

It’s among several occasions on which the society shows their love and respect to the women for all the sacrifices they have made. History of Vietnamese Women’s Day The history... Read more »

Central Vietnam flooding death toll rises to 88

At least 88 people have died and around 53,000 families have been evacuated as of Monday morning in the flooding and landslides in central Vietnam. Read more »

Central Vietnam flooding death toll rises to 87

At least 87 people have died and around 53,000 families have been evacuated as of Monday morning in the flooding and landslides in central Vietnam. Read more »

Donations are increasing for households of Vietnamese origin at Tonlé Sap

Vietnamese life in the floating houses on the Tonle Sap in Cambodia. Photo: Danh Chanh Da /VNA /CVN According to authorities in the Cambodian province of Kampong Chhang, around 500... Read more »

The digital transition, an essential trend in tourism

Vietnam’s must-see destinations.Photo: VOV /CVN The forecasts were made by tourism professionals who believe that there is no other alternative to the situation to remedy the situation than the digital... Read more »

About 60% of Vietnamese standards align with international ones

This year’s theme for World Standards Day is “Protecting the Planet with Standards”. Photo: TCVN /CVN This year’s theme “Protecting the Planet with Standards” focused on protecting the environment through... Read more »

Vietnamese seafood has significant export potential in EU market

Experts have hailed significant export potential for Vietnamese seafood created by the Vietnam-EU Free Trade Agreement. Read more »

Freedom of movement guaranteed in times of COVID-19

Vietnam is tightening up prevention and control measures against COVID-19. Photo: Huy Hùng /VNA /CVN Article 13 of the 1948 Universal Declaration of Human Rights states that everyone has the... Read more »

Will Vietnam become a new leader in the region?

Vietnam has been making great strides in projecting itself as an effective leader, particularly with its proactive governance in handling the COVID-19 pandemic, climate change policy, and for its political... Read more »

Vietnamese seafood has significant export potential in the EU market

Experts have hailed significant export potential for Vietnamese seafood following the Vietnam-EU Free Trade Agreement. Read more »

Vietnamese will be richer than Filipinos this year?

Vietnamese are poised to become richer than Filipinos starting this year, in another direct consequence of the pandemic and how the two governments have addressed the health crisis differently, the... Read more »

​Survivors recall deadly landslide at hydropower plant

A survivor remembers hearing cries for help as he clawed his way out of what was left of a construction site following a landslide Monday. Read more »

Vietnamese TikToker goes viral by staring at camera

While people do all sorts of things for a moment of fame online, a Vietnamese man gets millions of views on TikTok by just staring at the camera. Read more »

Agoda: Vietnamese travelers change their habits after COVID-19 pandemic

Illustration photo: https://www.sggp.org.vn/ Nhân Dan online – According to a recent survey released by online travel agency Agoda, Vietnamese travelers have changed their booking habits and preferences during the “new... Read more »

Two US returnees test positive for COVID-19

Two Vietnamese people repatriated from the US were confirmed contracting COVID-19 on Thursday afternoon, bringing the patient tally to 1,124. Specifically, patient 1,123 is a 68-year old woman from Gia... Read more »

Zero respite for flood-hit central Vietnam as new tropical depression nears

A tropical depression is projected to hit central Vietnam on Friday night, bringing heavy rains as the area struggles to recover from more than a week of flooding. Read more »

Endangered bear freed from Hanoi farm after 18 years in captivity

A moon bear held captive for 18 years by a family in Hanoi was handed over Thursday to animal welfare organization Animals Asia Foundation. Read more »

COVID-19: Repatriation of more than 240 Vietnamese from Myanmar

More than 240 Vietnamese nationals were repatriated on October 15 from Myanmar. Photo: VNA /CVN The repatriation flight from Myanmar was carried out through cooperation between the relevant Vietnamese and... Read more »

COVID-19: Vietnam provides medical supplies to Myanmar

Vietnam’s medical supplies were handed over to the Burmese side by a Vietnamese diplomat at Yangon International Airport on October 15. Photo: VNA /CVN The Vietnamese government has presented medical... Read more »

Vietnam protests China’s illegal corporate registrations on Paracel Islands

All business registration behavior related to Vietnam's Hoang Sa (Paracel) archipelago hold no value, the foreign ministry asserted Thursday. Read more »

New Japanese PM Suga to visit Vietnam first: foreign ministry

Vietnam has been confirmed as Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga’s first overseas destination after taking office last month. Read more »

Two US returnees test Covid-19 virus positive

Vietnam confirmed two Covid-19 cases imported from the U.S. Thursday afternoon, taking its active case tally to 56. Read more »

Switzerland and Vietnam launch a joint research program

The Swiss Ambassador to Vietnam, Ivo Sieber (3 E Left), and his deputy, Nicole Wyrsch, during the meeting with NAFOSTED. Photo: ST /CVN Science provides us with the knowledge needed... Read more »

What to expect from Suga’s first Vietnam visit

Japanese PM Yoshihide Suga might discuss cooperation regarding Covid-19, ASEAN, and the South China Sea during his upcoming visit to Vietnam this month, according to experts. Read more »

Vietnam surpasses Singapore and Malaysia to become the 4th largest economy in Southeast Asia: IMF

The IMF has forecast a GDP growth of 1.6 percent for Vietnam this year, while that of Singapore declines by 6 percent. These figures put Vietnam as the fourth largest... Read more »

Launch of the Franco-Vietnamese initiative, entitled The doctor answers you

Launch ceremony for the “bac-si-giai-dap.com” website. Besides the serious effects of the COVID-19 epidemic, other chronic respiratory diseases are recurrent such as asthma, COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease). They endanger... Read more »

Hanoi ‘too slow’ in resolving issues: Party chief

Party chief and President Nguyen Phu Trong said Hanoi is “too slow” in resolving many issues at a meeting with the people on Wednesday. Read more »

Million-dollar online gambling ring cracked, 11 arrested

An online gambling ring worth over VND10 trillion ($431.47 million) was busted by police in central Da Nang City on Tuesday, leading to 11 arrests. Read more »

2020 award ceremony for Vietnamese start-up leaders

Hanoi (VNA) – The award ceremony for the best start-ups created by women was held on October 13 in Hanoi to mark the 90th anniversary of the Vietnamese Women’s Union... Read more »

Japan PM confirms Vietnam among first overseas destinations

Japan’s Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga on Tuesday confirmed he would conduct his first foreign trip since taking office in September to Vietnam and Indonesia. Read more »

Vietnam doubles fine for press conferences that impact national interests

A recently issued decree has significantly raised the punishment for unapproved press conferences and those providing content that affects national interests. Read more »