Lan Ha Bay among most beautiful places to visit in Southeast Asia
Thrillist, a New York-based travel site, has named Lan Ha Bay near the northern coastal city of Hai Phong as the top Vietnamese destination in its list of the most beautiful places to visit in every Southeast Asian nation.
Vietnamese cities listed among Top destinations in Southeast Asia
Da Nang, Hanoi, and Ho Chi Minh City are three representatives of Vietnam listed among the catergory of 10 best cities in Southeast Asia by the US’s famous travel magazine Travel+Leisure.
Vietnam hosts 31st SEA Games successfully beyond expectations
(CPV) – Nearly one month has passed since the closing ceremony of the 31st SEA Games, and international friends continue to appreciate Vietnam's organization of SEA Games, expressing their affection for Vietnam's determination in gaining high sports achievements, its people’s hospitality and as well as their good impression on the image of Vietnamese people and culture.
US Treasury Department recognises Vietnam’s progress in addressing currency-related concerns
The US Department of the Treasury has recognised the progress made by Vietnam in its recently released report on macro-economic and foreign exchange policies of major trading partners of the US, the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) said on June 13.
Vietnam becomes fifth largest economy in Southeast Asia: IMF
Vietnam’s gross domestic product (GDP) reached approximately USD368 billion in 2021, making it the fifth-largest economy in Southeast Asia and 41st in the world, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) World Economic Outlook has revealed.
Cai Mep port ranked 11th among the world’s most efficient container ports
According to the Container Port Performance Index 2021 report (CPPI 2021) developed and published recently by World Bank and S&P Global Market Intelligence, Cai Mep port of Vietnam was ranked 11th among the 370 most efficient container terminals/port clusters globally.
French paper spotlights Vietnam’s African swine fever vaccine
Vietnam will contribute to preventing a disease that is very destructive to livestock, said the French daily newspaper Le Figaro regarding the Southeast Asian nation’s announcement of becoming the first in the world to successfully research and produce an African swine fever vaccine and license it for commercial circulation.
Nikkei Asia highly appreciates Vietnam's recovery speed
Nikkei Asia newspaper on June 3 announced the COVID-19 Recovery Index for May 2022, saying that Vietnam and the Philippines are the two countries with the best progress, as both countries are making efforts to relax restrictive regulations to prevent the pandemic, and efforts to maintain a low level of disease transmission.
Vietnam jumps up COVID-19 recovery index: Nikkei Asia
Vietnam and the Philippines showed their best performances in the COVID-19 Recovery Index for May announced by Nikkei Asia on June 3 as both managed to ease restrictions while keeping infections low.
Cambodian media highlight positive changes in lives of Khmer ethnic minority in Vietnam
Prestigious press agencies of Cambodia such as the Agence Kampuchea Presse (AKP), Koh Santepheap, and DAP-News on June 3 published articles, spotlighting changes in the material and spiritual lives, as well as the conservation and promotion of the traditional culture of Khmer ethnic minority people in Vietnam.
Russian newspaper praises President Ho Chi Minh
Newspaper "The Truth Primorye", Agency of the Communist Party of the Russian Federation Branch Primorye Region (Far East, Russia), in May 2022 issue, put aside a whole page to review the important milestone in President Ho Chi Minh's life of revolutionary activities, praising his great merits, and highlighting the value of symbols of the Vietnam-Russia friendship relationship.
Vietnamese pho loved by ASEAN friends in Malaysia
The leader of ALC Philippines shared that she had watched a lot of pho (noodle) cooking videos on YouTube and tried to make it many times but she could not make it as delicious as enjoyed at this event.
Vietnam more attractive investment destination: German business magazine
Due to China's strict zero-COVID policy and disrupted supply chains, more and more German companies in Asia are looking for alternatives and neighbouring Vietnam has become a new target, the German weekly business news magazine WirtschaftsWoch wrote in an article published on May 29.
Switzerland-Vietnam Friendship Association President impressed with President Ho Chi Minh
President Ho Chi Minh not only lives forever in the hearts of the Vietnamese people, but also lives forever in the hearts of international friends with admiration and respect. His life and career is not only a great legacy of the Vietnamese nation, but also makes a very good impression on many foreigners and is a shining example for the younger generations to follow.
G&P Global Ratings raises Vietnam’s sovereign credit rating
The S&P Global Ratings on May 26 raised its long-term sovereign credit rating on Vietnam to “BB” with a “stable” outlook on the back of strong economic recovery, according to the Ministry of Finance.
Hungarian people's love and admiration for Uncle Ho
International friends across the world have organized diverse activities to mark the 132nd birthday of President Ho Chi Minh - a great personality, a great man of culture, and a national liberation revolutionary who brought independence and freedom to Vietnam and who always worked hard to cultivate friendship between the Vietnamese people and nations in the world.
Vietnamese orange cake named as one of best fried foods around the world
Orange cake, a delicious food in Vietnam is listed as one of 30 best fried foods around the world, according to the CNN.
Lao press boldly covers visit of National Assembly Chairman Vuong Dinh Hue
Major Lao newspapers such as Pasaxon, PathetLao Daily, Vientiane May and Vientiane Times in recent days have solemnly published on the front page news, photos and articles about the visit of Vietnam National Assembly President Vuong Dinh Hue and its significance to the relations between the two countries.
Laos-Vietnam relations increasingly deepened: Lao daily
On the occasion of National Assembly Chairman Vuong Dinh Hue and a high-ranking delegation of the Vietnamese National Assembly paying an official visit to Laos, Pasaxon (People's newspaper), the organ of the Lao People's Revolutionary Party, solemnly published a front page editorial highlighting the increasingly deepened relationship between the two countries.
International friends impressed by SEA Games 31 opening ceremony
Deputy General Director of the Cambodia News Agency, Mr. Yutkhun Hun, said he was impressed with the grand opening ceremony of SEA Games 31 on May 12, which he said was imbued with the friendship of Southeast Asian countries.
Lao newspapers review Dien Bien Phu great victory
In the past few days, major Lao newspapers have published many articles about the historic victory of Dien Bien Phu, about the August Revolution, as well as the special relationship between Vietnam and Laos.
Laos-Vietnam comprehensive cooperation gets stronger and stronger
On May 4, the Pathetlao Daily (Laos News Agency) published an article entitled "Continuing to strengthen the comprehensive cooperation between Laos and Vietnam".
Vietnam attractive to Japanese investors
President of the Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO) Nobuhiko Sasaki has said that Vietnam is showing the attraction of a potential market that can be capable of obtaining growth for Japanese investors. Up to half of surveyed enterprises said they wanted to continue expanding investment in Vietnam.
Beauty of Phu Yen Viet anchovy fishing season honored with international photo award
Photographer Nguyen Ngoc Thien with the photo “Fishing anchovies” won the first prize in the "Marine Conservation" of Pink Lady Food Photographer of the Year 2022 by the British Society of Underwater Photographers.
Japanese media spotlight PM Kishida’s Vietnam visit
Japanese Prime Minister Kishida Fumio’s official visit to Vietnam on April 30 - May 1 has grabbed the headlines of the media in Japan.
Japanese PM attaches importance to relations with Vietnam: Foreign Press Secretary
Japanese Prime Minister Kishida Fumio always attaches importance to the Japan-Vietnam relations, Foreign Press Secretary Ono Hikariko said while chairing a virtual press conference on May 1 announcing the initial results of the Japanese PM’s on-going official visit to Vietnam.
Indian media hails Vietnam’s tourism development potential
The Times of India has published an article titled ‘From a quiet nation to one of the world's best tourist destinations’, which hails the significant tourism development in Vietnam.
Vietnam is highly rated in good government ratings
On April 28, the Chandler Institute of Governance (CIG) (Singapore) announced the Chandler Good Government Index (CGGI), in which Vietnam ranks 3rd among low-middle-income countries and 56th globally among 104 countries ranked.
WHO representative confident to remove mask at talk
Dr Kidong Park, the outgoing Representative of the World Health Organization (WHO) in Vietnam, expressed his confidence without wearing a mask after two years, when he was received by Vietnamese Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam on April 27.
Lego Group pins high hope on Vietnam project: representative
Lego Group pins high hope on its project in Vietnam as this will be the first carbon neutral factory of the Danish firm across the world and its second in Asia, a high-ranking official of the Danish toy production company has said.