Vietnamese cuisine promoted in France's Argeles-sur-Mer city

Paris (VNA), Oct. 21 -- The art of Vietnamese cuisine has sprung a surprise on hundreds of French people and local press at an event which took place in Argeles-sur-Mer city on October 17-18. The eve... Read More

Indonesia: Land burned in forest fires surges in 2019

Hanoi (VNA), Oct. 21 -- The area of land destroyed by forest fires in Indonesia in the first nine months of 2019 has exceeded that during all of 2018, statistics show. Raffles Panjaitan, forest fire ... Read More

Vietnamese, Korean women contribute to promoting bilateral ties

Seoul (VNA), Oct. 21 -- A trade promotion workshop between businesswomen from Vietnam and the Republic of Korea (RoK) and an "ao dai" (Vietnamese traditional long dress) show were held in the RoK on O... Read More

Flower Festival returns to Da Lat in December

HCM City (VNA), Oct. 21 -- The 8th Da Lat Flower Festival will take place from December 20 to 24 in Da Lat and Bao Loc cities, the Lam Dong province People's Committee has announced. The biennial cul... Read More

First working day of NA's 8th session

Hanoi (VNA), Oct. 21 -- The 14th-tenure National Assembly (NA) opened its 8th session in Hanoi on October 21. Prior to the opening ceremony, Party and State leaders and NA deputies paid tribute to Pr... Read More

PM Mahathir warns of possible trade sanctions on Malaysia

Kuala Lumpur (VNA), Oct. 21 -- Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad warned on October 21 that his country could be hit with trade sanctions amid rising protectionism . Addressing the Praxis conf... Read More

Regulatory void makes it difficult for start-ups to access capital

Hanoi, Oct. 21 -- In the absence of suitable legal framework , Vietnamese start-ups are struggling to secure much-needed capital while investment funds have difficulties navigating the country's numer... Read More

Hanoi boosts cooperation with Japan's Fukuoka prefecture

Hanoi (VNA), Oct. 21 -- Leaders of Hanoi hosted on October 21 a delegation from Fukuoka prefecture of Japan led by Tosho Matsuo, acting Chairman of the Fukuoka Prefectural Assembly. At her meeting, V... Read More

Hanoi ceremony to hand over offerings from Thai King

Hanoi (VNA), Oct. 21 -- A Kathina ( robe offering ) ceremony was jointly hosted by the Thai Embassy in Vietnam, the Thai Consulate General in Ho Chi Minh City and the Vietnam Buddhist Sangha (VBS) at ... Read More

Vietnamese swimmer wins silver at Military World Games in China

Hanoi, Oct. 21 -- Vietnamese female swimmer Nguyen Thi Anh Vien bagged a silver medal at the CISM ( International Military Sports Council ) World Games 2019 in Wuhan, China on October 20. Vien of the... Read More