Vietnam stood above the Philippines in a global prosperity ranking

With an overall score of 58.3 points, Vietnam ranked 13th out of 29 economies in the Asia-Pacific region, according to the Prosperity Index 2020 published Monday by London-based think tank... Read more »

Coronavirus updates: Vietnam confirms two new imported cases Monday evening

“Patient 1282” is a 27-year-old resident of Quang Tri Province. She landed at the Van Don Airport on Vietnam Airlines flight VN311 from Japan last Saturday and was quarantined in... Read more »

Da Nang will be closed Tien Son field hospital because of no Covid-19 patients.

Tien Son field hospital was set up at Tien Son Stadium in Hai Chau District in early August when a Covid-19 outbreak was detected in Danang. It has 500 beds... Read more »

VinGroup Plans To Popularize Smartphone For Vietnamese Users by Launching Vsmart Bee Lite

Vsmart Bee Lite is the result of the co-ordination of core competencies in technology and production lines of VinSmart with Qualcomm. Products are subsidised by parties and distributed via Viettel... Read more »

Do foreign shareholders improve financial strength of Vietnamese banks?

According to Military Bank (MB), the Vietnam Securities Depository (VSD) had adjusted the foreign ownership ratio of MB shares from 22.9908 per cent to 23.0224 per cent on November 9,... Read more »

What is in the largest free trade deals in history, that 15 Asia-Pacific nations just sealed?

Leaders from 15 Asia-Pacific nations on Sunday sealed one of the biggest trade deals in history, seeking to reduce barriers in an area covering a third of the world’s population... Read more »

Damage, injuries as storm Vamco hits Vietnam

Storm Vamco has barrelled into Vietnam, damaging buildings and injuring at least five people after wreaking devastation in the Philippines. The storm made landfall on Sunday with winds of up... Read more »

Vietnam records 16 new coronavirus cases Sunday night

Patients 1266-1269 are three women and one man, aged between 25 and 35. Two are from the central provinces of Nghe An and Thanh Hoa and two from the northern... Read more »

Donald Trump admits Joe Biden ‘won’ for the first time

Donald Trump has said for the first time that president-elect Joe Biden “won” the US election – but then clarified he is not conceding. He made the original admission in... Read more »

How Vietnamese students celebrate Teacher’s Day and honor their teachers?

In Vietnam, Teacher’s Day is set aside to praise the country’s spirit of being deferential to your teacher and having respect for morals by showing gratitude and respect to teachers.... Read more »

Vietnam ranked among top 10 destinations for expats

The list has been compiled following a survey of more than 22,000 expats worldwide. Vietnam was able to make the top 10 this year largely due to its strong financial... Read more »

Vietnam bracing for Typhoon Vamco

Vietnam was bracing for Typhoon Vamco to make landfall in the country’s central coast early on Sunday, as the death toll in the Philippines rose to 53 from that country’s... Read more »