Traditional craft products helping develop local economy
Xieng hamlet in the central province of Nghe An is renowned for its fermented mixed-leaf wine, a traditional beverage made by the Thai ethnic minority in Vietnam. The drink is made from 20 to 30 different types of plants and herbs and boasts various health benefits.
Tapping the values of great poet’s memorial site
The Nguyen Du Memorial Site in the central province of Ha Tinh counts among the country’s cultural and historical attractions that draw a large number of domestic and foreign tourists.
16th Bui Xuan Phai Awards honour love of Hanoi
The Thao & Van Hoa (Sports and Culture) Newspaper of the Vietnam News Agency announced the 16th “Bui Xuan Phai: For Love of Hanoi” Awards on October 5.
Rubber export revenue at 1.89 billion USD
Vietnam posted revenue of 1.89 billion USD from the export of 1.42 million tonnes of rubber during the first nine months of this year. Though volumes increased, there was a year-on-year fall of 17.4% in value.
Veggie, fruit exports to China enjoy double-digit growth
Vietnam’s vegetable and fruit exports to China have experienced remarkable double-digit growth, solidifying China’s position as the largest importer of these products.
Developing sea-based aquaculture in Ninh Thuan
Ninh Thuan province has a coastline of over 100 km and boasts a diverse system of lagoons and bays. Taking advantage of its topography, local fishermen are investing in aquaculture with high economic value and doing so in a sustainable manner.
Vietnam’s GDP increases by 5.33% in third quarter
In the third quarter of this year, Vietnam’s economic growth rate was estimated at 5.33% compared to the same quarter of 2022, the General Statistics Office announced on September 29.
Vietnamese marksman brings home an Asian Games gold medal
Shooter Pham Quang Huy on September 28 won the first gold medal for Vietnam at the 19th Asian Games in Hangzhou city of China's Zhejiang province.
Vietnamese goods introduced in France
A Vietnamese goods week is underway at Systeme U supermarket chain in Paris with the participation of 15 Vietnamese businesses.
Vietnam Design Week: Towards a sustainable creative industry
The 4th Vietnam Design Week is taking place at the Temple of Literature in Hanoi, honouring excellent designs and designers from around the country.
Traditional Mid-Autumn Festival enacted in Hanoi’s Old Quarter
A series of activities are being held in Hanoi’s Old Quarter from September 22 to September 29 to provide a meaningful experience for visitors, local people, and especially children during this year’s Mid-Autumn Festival.
VNX becomes World Federation of Exchanges’ official member
The Vietnam Stock Exchange (VNX) said it has become an official member of the World Federation of Exchanges.
Dai Yem Waterfalls in Moc Chau
The waterfall of Dai Yem, also known as Nang or Ban Vat, is located in Muong Sang commune, Moc Chau district, in the northern province of Son La.
PM meets Vietnamese community in US
PM Pham Minh Chinh arrived in San Francisco on September 17 evening (local time), beginning his activities in the US. Right after the arrival, the government leader had a meeting with representatives of the Vietnamese community in the country.
PM active in China before attending CAEXPO, CABIS
Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh met with Chinese leaders and officials during his stay in China to attend the 20th China-ASEAN Expo (CAEXPO) and China-ASEAN Business and Investment Summit (CABIS).
9th Global Conference of Young Parliamentarians opens in Hanoi
The 9th Global Conference of Young Parliamentarians, hosted by the National Assembly of Vietnam and the Inter-Parliamentary Union opened in Hanoi on September 15.
Vietnam, Japan foster cultural exchanges
To enhance cultural exchanges between Vietnam and Japan, the HUE MATSURI event took place recently in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue, showcasing manga (comics), representing Japanese culture, against a backdrop of Hue Imperial City, which symbolises Vietnam’s royal culture.
Cuc Phuong National Park develops sustainable tourism
Cuc Phuong National Park, a renowned tourist attraction in Ninh Binh province, was recently honored as “Asia’s Leading National Park” for the fifth year in succession at the World Travel Awards.
Ceremonies celebrating Fidel Castro’s first visit to Vietnam
50 years ago, Cuba’s Commander-in-Chief Fidel Castro made his first visit to Vietnam and the liberated zone in Southern Vietnam. To mark the historic event, ceremonies were held in both countries on September 12.
The house where Uncle Ho drafted Declaration of Independence
After 78 years, the house still preserves the memorabilia that President Ho Chi Minh used during the days he lived and worked here.
Vietnam, US upgrade ties for peace, cooperation and sustainable development
Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong and US President Joseph Biden announced that the two sides had adopted a joint statement on elevating the Vietnam-US relations to a Comprehensive Strategic Partnership for peace, cooperation and sustainable development at a press conference following their talks in Hanoi on September 10 evening.
Party leader holds talks with US President
General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee Nguyen Phu Trong holds talks with visiting US President Joseph Biden in Hanoi on September 10.
Party leader chairs welcome ceremony for US President
Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong chaired an official welcome ceremony at the highest level for a head of state for US President Joseph R. Biden, Jr. on September 10 afternoon.
Vietnam, US boost cooperation
US President Joseph R. Biden, Jr. will pay a State visit to Vietnam from Sept. 10-11, made at the invitation of Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong. Twenty-eight years since the official establishment of diplomatic relations and 10 years since the establishment of the Comprehensive Partnership, Vietnam-US ties have seen comprehensive, substantive, and in-depth progress.
Vietnam - US Comprehensive Partnership
28 years since the official establishment of diplomatic relations and 10 years since the establishment of the Vietnam-US Comprehensive Partnership, Vietnam-US relations have seen comprehensive, substantive, and in-depth progress, making positive contributions to security, peace, cooperation, and development in the region and the world.
UK, Vietnam now closer than ever: British Ambassador
The UK and Vietnam are now closer to each other than ever with their relations at an all-time high and boasting much potential for the years to come, UK Ambassador to Vietnam Iain Frew has told the Vietnam News Agency at a recent interview ahead of the 50th anniversary of the two countries’ diplomatic ties (September 11, 1973 - 2023).
PM attends summits between ASEAN and partners
Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh on September 7 attended the ASEAN-India Summit, ASEAN-Australia Summit, ASEAN-UN Summit and the East Asia Summit within the framework of the ASEAN Summit and related summits in Jakarta, Indonesia.
Vietnam among 15 most popular countries among expats
Vietnam has been ranked 14th among the top 15 destinations for expats this year, as announced by the Expat Insider Survey by InterNations, the largest global expat network which boasts five million members.
Hanoi brilliantly celebrates National Day
These days, the streets of the capital Hanoi are brightly decorated with flowers, national flags, banners, panels and posters to celebrate the 78th anniversary of the successful August Revolution and the National Day of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam (September 2, 1945 - September 2, 2023)
Increasing hope for foreigners to own properties in Vietnam
The Vietnam Association of Realtors has proposed allowing foreigners to purchase and own houses, including private houses and apartments, in Vietnam during the time they work in the country.