• News and Events  

Le Pen steps down as National Front Party leader
26/04/2017
French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen has announced that she is temporarily stepping down as head of her National Front Party.
Hau Giang province cares for Khmer ethnic minority people
17:00 17/04/2017
According to Huynh Van Hung, Standing Vice President of the Hau Giang provincial Fatherland Front, the province has celebrated the Khmer New Year festival in order to encourage Khmer ethnic minority people to further promote their cultural values.
Apparel sector enjoys over 11 percent export growth in Q1
15:40 16/04/2017
Vietnam earned USD6.84 billion from garment and textile exports in the first quarter of this year, a rise of 11.2 percent year on year, according to the Vietnam Textile and Apparel Association (VITAS).
Japanese ambassador conveys apology to murdered girl’s family
15:11 16/04/2017
Japanese Ambassador to Vietnam Umeda Kunio on April 14th visited the family of Le Thi Nhat Linh, a nine-year-old girl murdered in Japan’s Matsudo city, Chiba prefecture in late March, to convey apology and sympathy over Linh’s death.
French naval ships visit Ho Chi Minh City
14:04 16/04/2017
The French Navy’s amphibious assault ship Mistral and frigate Courbet arrived in Ho Chi Minh City on April 15th, starting a week-long friendship visit to Vietnam.
Top lawmaker wraps up Europe tour
10:14 16/04/2017
National Assembly (NA) Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan returned to Hanoi on the morning of April 15th, concluding her official visits to Sweden, Hungary and the Czech Republic.
Lao parliament hails governmental cooperation with Vietnam
10:10 16/04/2017
The cooperation between the Vietnamese and Lao governments have contributed to taking bilateral relations to new heights, said Lao National Assembly Chairwoman Pany Yathotou.
Sri Lanka PM’s visit seeks to step up cooperative fields
16:19 15/04/2017
Sri Lanka’s Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe and his spouse will pay an official visit to Vietnam from April 16th-19th at the invitation of Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.
Positive shift in RoK’s investment in Vietnam: KOTRA Hanoi chief
16:04 15/04/2017
Investment from the Republic of Korea (RoK) in Vietnam is being spread across a wider range of fields as Korean investors now consider Vietnam not only a for-export manufacturing workshop but also a potential consumption market.
Overseas Vietnamese doctor concern with Vietnamese language
07:21 15/04/2017
As a doctor, Mr. Tran Kim Lan, born in 1964 as the third generation of overseas Vietnamese born in Lao People's Democratic Republic (LPDR), has a passion for studying Vietnamese language.