• Vietnam in foreigners' eye  

WB raises Vietnam's GDP growth forecast to 6.7% in 2017
12/12/2017
(CPV) - Stronger domestic demand, robust export-oriented manufacturing, and a gradual recovery of the agriculture sector, are driving Vietnam’s economy, which expanded by 6.4% during the first nine months of the year compared to the same period last year, says a new World Bank (WB) report.
Russian news praises Son Doong as a lost world underground
16:43 14/11/2017
The Russian News RT has praised Vietnam’s Son Doong cave as “A lost world below the surface”, quoting a group of Russian travellers who explored one of the most spectacular caves in the world.
Chinese media highly praise President Xi Jingping’s visit to Vietnam
16:36 14/11/2017
Many Chinese newspapers, news agencies, and social networks also posted about the visit to Vietnam by President Xi Jinping on their first pages.
Foreign media highly praise APEC Summit 2017 in Vietnam
16:59 13/11/2017
The 25th Asia–Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Economic Leaders’ Summit has wrapped up in Da Nang, pledging to create new dynamism and foster a shared future for the Asia Pacific region.
UK’s Financial Times praises Vietnam’s preparations for APEC 2017
15:47 11/11/2017
The UK’s Financial Times on November 8 published an article lauding preparations for the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Economic Leaders’ Week by Vietnam and the central city of Da Nang in particular.
US President hails Vietnam as fastest-growing economy
09:30 11/11/2017
US President Donald Trump praised Vietnam as one of the fastest-growing in the world in a keynote speech delivered at the APEC CEO Summit in the central city of Da Nang on November 10th.
Prime Minister Turnbull: Vietnamese food is enjoyed every day by Australians
15:16 10/11/2017
(CPV) - This morning (November 10th), before beginning a busy day of meetings for the APEC Economic Leaders’ Week in Da Nang, the Hon Malcolm Turnbull, Prime Minister of Australia, shared a banh my breakfast with Australian-Vietnamese celebrity chef Luke Nguyen at a local street vendor.
Thai media: Vietnam aims to shine under APEC spotlight
17:07 01/11/2017
The Bangkok Post (Thailand) on October 31st run a publication to comment on Vietnam’s role as the host of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Leaders’ Meeting in Da Nang after the host 2006 in Hanoi.
CNN continues promote Hanoi’s image
15:40 30/10/2017
(CPV) - From October 30th-November 11th, CNN will continue air ads in a bid to promote Hanoi city as a tourism and investment destination to around 420 million families across the globe.
Hanoi ranks in top 10 fastest growing tourism cities
09:49 28/10/2017
The 2017 Global Destinations Cities Index produced by credit card company Mastercard said foreign arrivals in the city grew at 16.4 percent between 2009 and 2016, the fastest after Osaka, Chengdu, Colombo, Abu Dhabi, Jakarta and Tokyo.