Ha Long city rises from services, tourism

Quang Ninh, Sept. 20 -- Ha Long city of the northern coastal province of Quang Ninh, located on the banks of the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Ha Long Bay, is still a popular tourist attraction with n... Read More

9th VFF National Congress: Enhancing quality of social supervision, criticism

Hanoi, Sept. 20 -- How to enhance the quality of the Vietnam Fatherland Front's performance in social supervision and criticism is one of the main topics in discussions at the front's 9th National Con... Read More

State audit to urge environmental protection

Hanoi, Sept. 20 -- Experts discussed the role of the state audit in managing waste and wastewater towards sustainable development during a conference held on Hanoi on September 19. The conference, he... Read More

Vietnam Airlines, Sun Group partner to offer package holidays

Hanoi, Sept. 20 -- National flag carrier Vietnam Airlines and property developer Sun Group have agreed to work together to provide customers with new package tours that combine air travel and entertai... Read More

People-to-people diplomacy important to Vietnam-Russia ties

Moscow, Sept. 20 -- A seminar discussing the role of people-to-people diplomacy in Vietnam - Russia relations took place in Moscow on September 19. Speaking at the event, Tran Binh Minh, President of... Read More

Indonesian government outlines three economic growth scenarios

Jakarta, Sept. 20 -- The Indonesian government has prepared three scenarios for its national economic growth projection for the next five years to enhance its resilience to threats of global upheavals... Read More

Vietnam Initiative for Energy Transition launched

Hanoi, Sept. 20 -- The Vietnam Initiative for Energy Transition (VIET) was officially launched in Hanoi on September 19. Established in late 2018, the VIET works as an independent organisation studyi... Read More

Six new ambassadors appointed

Hanoi, Sept. 20 -- Six diplomats received appointment decisions on September 20 to serve as ambassadors for the 2019-2022 tenure. At a ceremony in Hanoi, on behalf of President Nguyen Phu Trong, Depu... Read More

Vietnamese weightlifter wins silver medal at World Championships

Hanoi, Sept. 20 -- Nguyen Tran Anh Tuan earned a silver medal at the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) World Championships in Thailand on September 18. In the 55kg pool, he finished second... Read More

Cambodia to raise minimum wage for textiles, footwear workers

Hanoi, Sept. 20 -- Cambodia has decided to raise the minimum wage for workers in the textiles and footwear industries to 190 USD per month, an increase of 4.4 percent, from next year. Minister of Lab... Read More