GDP in first half of 2022 up 6 42

GDP in first half of 2022 up 6.42%

Vietnam’s gross domestic product (GDP) in the first six months of 2022 expanded 6.42%, higher than the 5.74% recorded in the same period last year.
Vietnam up 48 places in COVID-19 recovery index
Vietnam up 48 places in COVID-19 recovery index
Vietnam jumped 48 spots to claim the 14th place in the COVID-19 Recovery Index by Nikkei Asia in May 2022. Vietnam is the first country in Southeast...
Colourful brocade in northern province
Colourful brocade in northern province
(CPV) - Brocade weaving in Lam Binh District, Tuyen Quang Province, has always been attractive not only to the ethnic communities here, but also many...
To beloved Spratly Islands
To beloved Spratly Islands
(CPV) – From May 17-25, a delegation with over 200 delegates from central and local agencies, together with 41 overseas Vietnamese from 17 countries...
PM Pham Minh Chinh’s activities in US
PM Pham Minh Chinh’s activities in US

On May 16 (local time), in New York (US), Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh received President cum CEO of Visa Group and leaders of global investment firm Kohlberg Kravis Roberts (KKR).

Flag-raising ceremony held for SEA Games 31
Flag-raising ceremony held for SEA Games 31

(CPV) - The flags of sports delegations to the 31st Southeast Asian Games (SEA Games 31) were hoisted at the My Dinh National Sports Complex in Hanoi on May 11.

Pure lily season
Pure lily season

(CPV) - In April, Hanoi is full of sunshine. In the flower season, the pure white lilies bring tender moments in the heart of the city.

Lao Cai awakes tourism potential in highland commune
Lao Cai awakes tourism potential in highland commune

(CPV) - With the motto of taking culture and identity as the foundation for sustainable tourism development, Nghia Do, a highland commune of Bao Yen District, Lao Cai Province, promises to become an impressive name on the map of Vietnam's outstanding tourist destinations.

Vietnamese UN peacekeeping officers pay homage to President Ho Chi Minh
Vietnamese UN peacekeeping officers pay homage to President Ho Chi Minh

On the morning of April 21, the Engineer Team No. 1 and the Level 2 Field Hospital No. 4 (Vietnam Department of Peacekeeping Operations) held an incense offering ceremony at the Monument of Bac Son Heroes and Martyrs, in front of Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum before going on a mission.

Indian lower house leader pays tribute to President Ho Chi Minh
Indian lower house leader pays tribute to President Ho Chi Minh

Within the framework of his visit to Vietnam, Speaker of the Lok Sabha (House of Representatives) of India Om Birla and the delegation of the Parliament of the Republic of India laid a wreath and visited the Mausoleum to pay tribute to President Ho Chi Minh.

Hung Kings Temple inaugurated in Can Tho
Hung Kings Temple inaugurated in Can Tho

Hung Kings Temple in Can Tho is a work of special significance, a place of gratitude and memory of ancestors who built and defended the country.

Parents and pupils excited on day of vaccination against COVID-19
Parents and pupils excited on day of vaccination against COVID-19

(CPV) - Ho Chi Minh City has launched a campaign to vaccinate children aged 5 to under 12 years old against COVID-19. Many parents are excited to take their children for vaccinations because they are happy that their children's health is protected.

Central Highlands unique folk dances
Central Highlands unique folk dances

(CPV) - The Vietnam National Village for Ethnic Culture and Tourism has organized many meaningful cultural activities, helping promote and introduce humanistic values of the ethnic communities in the Central Highlands. In particular, the unique folk dances have helped the public better understand the region’s culture.

Beautiful beaches in Binh Thuan Province
Beautiful beaches in Binh Thuan Province

In 30 years since re-establishment (April 1992-April 2022), Binh Thuan's tourism industry has affirmed its outstanding strength as one of the three main development pillars of the province.

Small house welcomes Uncle Ho from Viet Bac War Zone
Small house welcomes Uncle Ho from Viet Bac War Zone

There remain many relics associated with the revolutionary activities of President Ho Chi Minh in Hanoi. Along the Red River dyke, in the heart of a village in Tay Ho District, there is a small brick house, where Uncle Ho once made his mark to prepare for great historical turning points.

Sierra Leone President pays homage to President Ho Chi Minh
Sierra Leone President pays homage to President Ho Chi Minh

During his official visit to Vietnam, on March 15, Sierra Leone President Julius Maada Bio, his wife and the delegation of the Republic of Sierra Leone came to lay flowers and visit the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum to pay tribute to the Vietnamese great leader.

Bombax ceiba – present for March
Bombax ceiba – present for March

(CPV) - Every March, when the weather becomes warm, nature provides opportunities to see the bombax ceiba flowers. From the first red flowers, one day the whole tree bursts into a bright red color against the blue sky.

Armed forces in Ho Chi Minh City practice
Armed forces in Ho Chi Minh City practice

In 2022, the armed forces of Ho Chi Minh City will continue to train under the motto "Basic - Practical - Firm" with the 3 requirements "Flexibility - Substance - Efficiency", attaching importance to synchronous and intensive training.

Unique OCOP products in central region
Unique OCOP products in central region

The One Commune One Product (OCOP) program started in Quang Ninh in 2013, inheriting the results and experiences from Japan's "One Village One Product" program.