President Truong Tan Sang has told authorities of Bach Long Vi island district to solve the shortage of electricity and fresh water.
Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung welcomed former US President Bill Clinton in Hanoi on July 18th during the latter’s trip to five Asian-Pacific countries, including Vietnam, to promote the operation of HIV/AIDS prevention –targeted Clinton Foundation.
(CPV) – Despite continued trade difficulties as a result of the recent global financial crisis, two-way trade between Vietnam and Australia continued to grow rapidly in the first half of 2014.
The southern province of Kien Giang has been mobilising all available resources in an effort to boost socio-economic development amongst it ethnic minority communities.
On July 20, the review and awards ceremony for the contest on studying 60 years of the historical victory at Dien Bien Phu “Through postage stamps” took place in Hanoi.
The Ministry of Education and Training on July 20 announced that all five Vietnamese competitors at the 45th International Physics Olympiad bagged medals, including three gold and two silver.
A delegation from the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) paid a visit to Dominican Republic on July 15-18 to further enhance ties between the two countries.
The State Commission for Overseas Vietnamese (SCOV) and Da Nang municipal People’s Committee on the evening of July 19, organized a art exchange program of the Summer Camp 2014 themed “My homeland’s sea and island”.
The Beach Sepak Takraw tournament in Ha Long city has attracted 100 athletes from Ho Chi Minh city, Soc Trang, Nghe An, Thanh Hoa, Bac Giang, Ha Noi and Quang Ninh.
A cooperative signing ceremony for the domestic travel demand stimulus programme was held between the Ho Chi Minh city Tourism Association and the low-cost carrier Vietjet Air on July 17, in Ho Chi Minh city.
ASEAN member states have strongly condemned the downing of Malaysia Airlines (MAS) flight MH17 in eastern Ukraine on July 17th, which killed all passengers and crew members on board.
Vietnam is the sixth largest wood and wooden product exporter in the world and the second largest in Asia, yet the domestic wood processing sector is injured by low-priced, skillfully crafted imports.
(CPV) - Vietnam has just voted by readers of The Rough Guides as one of the 20 most beautiful countries in the world because the country has various famous landscapes.