WB: Vietnam’s major mobility indicators rise sharply in January
All major mobility indicators in Vietnam rose sharply ahead of the Tet celebration as vaccination coverage surpassed 73 percent of the population, according to the World Bank (WB).
Hoi An among world’s most hospitable cities in 2022
The ancient town of Hoi An has been listed among the 10 most hospitable cities on Earth endorsed by global travelers, together with Matera in Italy and Bled in Slovenia, according Booking.com.
Vietnam among ideal destinations for young travelers
The famous Canadian travel magazine The Travel has just published a list of the 10 most suitable destinations for young people who love to travel and who work remotely (Digital Nomads). Vietnam is ranked 8th on the list.
Vietnam deserves "new Asian tiger" title
In an article published on February 13, Sputnik said that Singapore's leading bank DBS had forecast Vietnam's GDP growth rate in 2022 at 8%.
Hoi An among world’s most romantic destinations on Valentine's Day
Hoi An city in the central province of Quang Nam was ranked 9th out of the 21 most romantic destinations in the world on Valentine’s Day by the famous British magazine specializing in food, travel and culture - Time Out.
Ample space for Vietnam to boost exports to US: experts
Vietnam and the US should enhance connectivity and work to ensure continuity of supply chains and prevent adverse impacts on the production sector, which has already been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, an official has said.
Singapore daily: Vietnam to develop into a new Asian tiger
In an article entitled “Roar of a new Asian tiger”, Singapore’s daily Business Times recently shared that Vietnam’s economy is now booming, while the World Bank describes it as one of the most dynamic and emerging countries in the entire East Asian region.
Street food in Ho Chi Minh City voted among world’s top tourist activities
The Travellers' Choice Awards 2021 by Tripadvisor, a world-famous website for travel reviews, has ranked Ho Chi Minh City’s street food adventure tours by motorbike among the 25 most outstanding tourist activities in the world suitable for food enthusiasts.
Hanoi listed among world’s 25 best food destinations
Hanoi has been named among the world’s Top 25 culinary destinations in 2022 as voted by Tripadvisor readers.
Vietnamese cuisine honored at prime time on France’s largest TV channel
During the golden hour broadcast of the news bulletin on February 7 of the oldest and largest French TV channel, channel TF1, published a report to learn about the success of the "world cuisine" in France for more than 10 years and honored Vietnamese cuisine as one of the three cuisines most loved by the French people.
International media highlights Vietnam’s investment opportunities
Emerging markets (EM) like Vietnam can provide potential growth opportunities for investors who do their due diligence, according to an article published by ETF Trends, a leading source in Exchange Traded Funds (ETF) news of the US.
Hue-Hoi An road trip voted one of the best travel experiences in the world
The Tripadvisor Travelers' Choice Awards has ranked a motorbike ride from Hue to Hoi An as the 12th best tourist activity in the world, under the 'Travel Experience' category.
International media congratulates Vietnamese women's football team on victory
The international media in Asia congratulated the feat of the Vietnamese women's football team for the first time winning a ticket to the Women's World Cup finals, and praised the outstanding efforts of the players.
“COVID-19 pandemic gives me new insight to Vietnam”: JICA representative
(CPV) – With 18 years of living and working in different Vietnamese localities, Ms Takashima Kyoko, a Japanese, who is working for the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) Vietnam in charge of whole health sector, has many memories and feelings attached to the places she has been to. For her, Vietnam is an "unforgettable memory".
Foreign experts praise CPV’s sound leadership
The sound leadership of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) is the foundation and the leading factor determining every victory of Vietnam’s revolution, international experts and scholars have affirmed.
UN lauds Vietnam’s contributions to peacekeeping operations
United Nations Under-Secretary-General for Peace Operations Jean-Pierre Lacroix has applauded Vietnam’s engagement and contributions to UN peacekeeping operations during a meeting with Ambassador Dang Dinh Quy, Permanent Representative of Vietnam to the UN on February 2.
There’s something very special, and uniquely Vietnamese, about Tet atmosphere: Australian Ambassador
As the Tet (Lunar New Year) Festival – the biggest and longest festival of the Vietnamese people – is approaching, Australian Ambassador to Vietnam Robyn Mudie shared with the press about her feeling about Tet and the outcomes of cooperation between the two countries in the recent past as well as prospects of the relationship in the near future. The following is the full text of the interview.
Diplomats optimistic about Vietnam-Japan ties in Year of the Tiger
Moriyuki Taniguchi and Prof. Dr. Nagato Natsume, who are Honorary Consuls of Vietnam in Mie and Nagoya cities, respectively, are optimistic about the Vietnam-Japan ties in 2022.
Canadian scholars appreciate CPV’s leadership in national construction
The Canada-Vietnam Friendship Society (CVFS) on January 29 held a webinar on Vietnam’s foreign policy on the occasion of the 92th founding anniversary of the Communist Party of Vietnam (February 3, 1930-2022).
Vietnam likely to get better rating position in future: expert
Vietnam is the only country in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) in the ‘BB’ rating category to gain positive rating momentum in 2021 and this is a reflection of the country's economic strength and resilience.
International friends enjoy Vietnamese traditional Tet
International friends wore traditional Vietnamese long dress (ao dai), experienced traditional Vietnamese culture during Tet such as making sticky rice cakes (banh chung), composed parallel sentences, listened to southern folk songs, and enjoyed the Tet feast.
HSBC commits 12 billion USD to finance sustainable development in Vietnam
Aiming to achieve the net zero target by 2050, according to HSBC, Vietnam needs to significantly invest in renewable energy and green infrastructure.
Vietnam hotel listed among top hotel serving the world’s best hotel breakfast
Sofitel Legend Metropole Hanoi ranked fourth on the list of 10 hotels serving the best breakfasts in the Asia-Oceania region, and 11th globally, based on Tripadvisor reviews.
Canadian PM extends Tet greetings to Vietnamese living in Canada
In Canada, Tet is an occasion to honour the immeasurable contributions by the Vietnamese-Canadian community, said Prime Minister Justin Trudeau in his greetings to Vietnamese expats living in Canada during a get-together on January 22.
French hypermarket introduces Vietnam’s cuisine, commodities
A programme to promote Vietnam’s Tet culture and cuisine kicked off at Carrefour Ormesson hypermarket in Ormesson city of France on January 20.
Foreign banks optimistic about Vietnam’s economic prospects
A number of foreign financial institutions have made relatively positive predictions for the Vietnamese economy in 2022, with an expected growth rate of 6.5 to 6.7%, reported the US website Fiber2Fashion.
Incense village impresses foreign media
The AFP news agency has posted a video about the production of incense in the traditional incense village in Ung Hoa District, Hanoi, as the Lunar New Year approaches.
Vietnam professional in managing COVID-19 response: Israeli ambassador
Ambassador of Israel to Vietnam Nadav Ashca spoke highly of Vietnam’s successful response to COVID-19 during a recent interview with the Vietnam News Agency, saying he is impressed to see the significant growth in the trade volume between the two countries over the last two years despite the COVID-19 challenges.
WB forecasts Vietnam’s growth at 5.5 percent in 2022
The World Bank (WB) has forecast that Vietnam’s economic recovery is likely to accelerate in 2022 as GDP growth is expected to rise to 5.5 percent from 2.6 percent in the year just ended.
Tourist destinations most chosen by Vietnamese tourists in 2022
The reputable booking website Booking.com has just announced a series of locations in 2022 based on votes of Vietnamese tourists over the past time.