(VOV) -During his trans-Viet tour in 1992, talented French journalist and director Raymond Depardon captured the essence of Vietnamese people and their environment in a series of evocative images.
(VOV) - The Japanese Government has provided Vietnam with more than US$853,000 in non-refundable aid to carry out development projects, announced the HCM City-based Japanese Consulate General.
(VOV) - A French Week will take place in Da Lat city from December 9-15 as part of activities to mark the 40th anniversary of diplomatic ties between Vietnam and France (1973-2013), announced Nguyen Tao, Director of the provincial Department of External Relations.
(VOV) -Body-builders from Ho Chi Minh city have basked in glory with a total of 5 gold, 3 silver and 3 bronze medals at the 17th National BodyBuilding Championships that closed in the northern port city of Haiphong on December 1.
The Regional Advisory Safety Committee for Research Reactors in Asia and the Pacific (RASCAP) on November 25 held a workshop on the safety of nuclear research reactors, in Da Lat city, the central Highland Province of Lam Dong.
(VOV) - Vietnam and its development potential were the major theme of an exchange held at Belgium’s Ghent University on November 25 as part of activities to mark 40 years of diplomacy between Vietnam and Belgium.
(VOV) -The Ministry of Information and Communications and Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF) representatives, on November 23 installed and activated free internet access facilities in 16 provinces across the country.
Da Lat city is on its last- minute preparation work to celebrate a long-awaited tourism week which is scheduled from December 27 to 31.
The contributions of generations of soldiers who built and protected the legendary Ho Chi Minh trail during the American War are being honoured in a TV documentary series.
(VOV) -The ActionAid International in Vietnam (AAV) held an annual 2013 partnership meeting in Da Lat City, Lam Dong province, on November 11.
(VOV) - The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the Vietnamese Government on November 8 signed agreements for two loans and a non-refundable grant worth nearly US$166 million to improve urban environment and climate resilient infrastructure in three local cities.
Ten ASEAN member countries will join India, China, Japan and the Republic of Korea to introduce their cultural heritage at the first UNESCO-ASEAN Heritage Festival in the Central Highlands province of Lam Dong from December 27-31.
(VOV) - More than 530 economically disadvantaged residents of Don Duong district’s Tu Tra Commune in Lam Dong Province have received free eye tests as part of the Australian Fred Hollows Foundation’s (FHF) “comprehensive eye care model”.
The pepper industry is hoping to attain an annual export value of US$1 billion within the next few years, buoyed by increasing global demand for the staple.
(VOV) - An October 23–24 forum in Hanoi has heard the second phase of the Vietnam-Finland Innovation Parternship Programme (IPP) includes 10 million EUR in funding for the 2014–2018 period.