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Tam Thanh community art village wins Asian prize
The Tam Thanh community art village in Tam Ky city of the central province of Quang Nam has been awarded the 2017 Asian Townscape Award.
Lao PM offers sympathies on flood losses in northern Vietnam
19:47 12/08/2017
Lao Prime Minister Thongloun Sisoulith on August 11th sent sympathies to his Vietnamese counterpart Nguyen Xuan Phuc over heavy human and property losses caused by recent floods triggered by prolonged rains in the north of Vietnam.
Photos by French photographer Réhahn displayed in Hanoi
15:50 02/08/2017
35 photos by French photographer Réhahn are on display at an exhibition entitled “Precious Heritage” which opened at the Vietnam Museum of Ethnology on August 1st.
Cua Van fishing village among Top 22 fairytale towns
16:42 26/07/2017
Cua Van fishing village has been named among the world’s 22 most enchanting towns and villages by Buzzfeed.
Vietnam among world's best places for weddings
16:24 26/07/2017
InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort has been listed among the eight most ideal places to organize a wedding by the US Cable News Network (CNN) website.
Party chief’s State visit spotlighted on Cambodian media
08:29 22/07/2017
Cambodia’s Rasmei Kampuchea Daily on July 20th ran an article featuring the State visit to Cambodia by Vietnamese Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong, saying the visit will help lift bilateral relations to a new height.
Hoi An among 2017’s Top urban destinations
10:55 20/07/2017
The latest announcement of Travel & Leisure magazine about readers’ rating of the world’s Top 15 cities revealed Hoi An ancient town ranked 7th with a total score of 90.31.
Cambodia military officials praise Vietnam’s assistance
15:15 15/07/2017
Cambodian Defence Minister Tea Bank and Commander of the Royal Gendarmerie of Cambodia (RGC) Sao Sokha have valued the valuable assistance of Vietnam’s Defence Ministry for the RGC and other armed forces of Cambodia in general.
WB: Vietnam’s economy shows fundamental strength
18:03 13/07/2017
(CPV) - Amidst strengthening recovery in the global economy since late 2016, Vietnam’s gross domestic product (GDP) expanded by 5.7 percent during the first half 2017, while inflation has so far moderated and core inflation remains low, at less than 2 percent.
Lao official hails Vietnamese community’s contributions
11:29 08/07/2017
Member of the Lao People’s Revolutionary Party’s Politburo and President of the Lao Front for National Construction Saysomphone Phomvihane had a meeting on July 7th with the Vietnamese community in Laos onthe occasion of the occasion of the 40 years of the Vietnam-Laos Treaty of Amity and Cooperation and 55th anniversary of bilateral diplomatic ties.