EC President to visit Vietnam

(VOV) - President of the European Commission José Manuel Durão Barroso will pay a two-day visit to Vietnam on August 25-26 at the invitation of Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung.

Cambodian King desires growing ties with Vietnam

(VOV) - Cambodian King Norodom Sihamoni has voiced his wish that the time-honoured friendship and all-around cooperation between Cambodia and Vietnam will continue to thrive in the time to come.

Thanh Hoa boosts cooperation with German state

(VOV) - Vietnam’s Thanh Hoa province on August 21 opened its representative office in Mittelsachsen county of Sachsen state and signed a number of cooperation deals over 2014-20 with this...

Customs reform needs accelerating

(VOV) -Vietnam needs to accelerate customs reform to facilitate import-export activities and improve the competitive capacity of businesses and the national economy as a whole, an international seminar heard in...

Closely monitoring travellers from Ebola stricken nations

(VOV) - Eighty-three individuals have entered Vietnam in recent weeks from Ebola-affected nations, and they are now under scrutiny by local health authorities, according to the Steering Committee for Epidemic...

Sponsor for disabled athletes at ASIAD 17 announced

(VOV) - The Khanh Hoa Salagane Nest Company will offer VND300 million in financial assistance to Vietnam’s handicapped athletes over 2014-2016, including their participation in the upcoming Asian Games (ASIAD...

Danang launches tourism advertising campaign

(VOV) - Danang has launched a new advertising campaign touting its new slogan “Danang City – a friendly, safe and hospitable community” aiming to attract more domestic holiday and foreign...

When a foreigner marries a Dao ethnic girl

(VOV) - French national Tiberghien Frédo, 48, has decided to live the rest of his life in Vietnam after marrying a Dao ethnic girl, 24 years younger than him, in...