16th Party Congress of Thua Thien-Hue province opens

Thua Thien-Hue (VNA), Oct. 22 -- The 16th Party Congress of central Thua Thien-Hue province (2020-2025 tenure) opened on October 22, bringing together 350 delegates representing Party member s across ... Read More

Smart cities need smart planning: Experts

Hanoi (VNA), Oct. 22 -- Smart planning plays a key role in developing smart cities, experts told a workshop held in Hanoi on October 22 within the framework of the ASEAN Smart Cities Summit and Expo 2... Read More

Sci-tech innovation awards honour 40 projects

Hanoi (VNA), Oct. 22 -- With in excess of 200 entries submitted, 40 scientific and technological inventions and applications from Vietnamese scientists and businesses were recognised at the annual awa... Read More

Services held for 22 Quang Tri landslide-killed soldiers

Quang Tri (VNA), Oct. 22 -- Respects were paid and memorial services held on October 22 for 22 officers and soldiers of Economic-Defence Army 337 of Military Region 4, who sacrificed their lives condu... Read More

Individual purchases still key to market growth

Hanoi, Oct. 22 -- Strong individual purchasing power has been the key to the strong rebound of the Vietnamese stock market this year after it was hit twice by the COVID-19 outbreaks. Vietnam's benchm... Read More

Vietravel Airlines to become country's sixth airline

Hanoi (VNA), Oct. 22 -- Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has recently agreed to license Vietnam Travel Aviation Company Limited ( Vietravel Airlines ) for air transport, making it the sixth airline in ... Read More

PM sends letter to army officers, soldiers

Hanoi (VNA), Oct. 22 -- Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc sent a letter to all officers and soldiers of the Vietnam People's Army (VPA) on October 22, encouraging them to remain steadfast. The PM noted... Read More

VEPR forecasts Vietnam's GDP growth at 2.6-2.8 percent in 2020

Hanoi (VNA), Oct. 22 -- The Vietnam Institute for Economic and Policy Research ( VEPR ) estimated local GDP growth for this year at between 2.6 percent and 2.8 percent at a workshop in Hanoi, lower th... Read More

Close to 12 mln USD allocated to refill national rice stockpile

Hanoi (VNA), Oct. 22 -- The National Assembly (NA)'s Standing Committee has adopted a resolution on additional funding for the purchase of rice to refill the national stockpile. A total of 274 billio... Read More

Thai PM makes merit to commemorate Princess Srinagarindra

Bangkok (NNT/VNA), Oct. 22 -- Thailand 's provinces have organised activities to mark the 120th anniversary of the birth of the late Her Royal Highness Princess Srinagarindra (October 21). Prime Mini... Read More