(VOV) - The southern border province of Narathiwat is starting to celebrate its 100th anniversary and the celebration will continue throughout 2015.
(VOV) - The historic buildings and monuments of Hanoi bear testimony to the richness of the capital city’s cultural heritage and offer visitors a glimpse into the nation’s long arduous struggle for independence and reunification in the mid-20th century.
Rising sea levels over the last decade caused the disappearance of many beautiful beaches and protected forests in central Quang Nam province and are now encroaching on coastal residential areas in Nui Thanh district and Hoi An City.
(VOV) -Leaders from many countries have extended celebratory messages to the Vietnamese Party, State, Government and National Assembly on the occasion of the 69th anniversary of National Day (September 2).
The northern mountainous province of Tuyen Quang will hold the Tuyen Quang City Festival from September 5-7, with the participation of performance troupes from the Republic of Korea, Laos, China and Belarus.
(VOV) - Ben Thanh Market, Saigon Notre-Dame Basilica, Post Office, Vinh Nghiem Pagoda and Archdiocese have been part and parcel of Saigon for centuries.
Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has directed ministries, sectors and localities to ensure stabile lives for immigrants while controlling the unplanned migration influx to the Central Highlands region.
A draft law that could allow Vietnamese to play in casinos is expected to earmark Vietnam as a high potential market for casino operators.
(VOV) -Russia’s recent decision to ban fruit, vegetables, meat, fish, milk and dairy imports from the US, the EU, Australia, Canada and Norway creates opportunities for Vietnamese businesses to expand exports to the Eurasian country.
Vietnamese Swimmer Nguyen Thi Anh Vien on August 17 won a gold medal at the second Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing City, China.
(VOV) - General Martin Dempsey said he will ask the US to strengthen Vietnam’s navy capacity if a ban on lethal arms sales to the Southeast Asian nation is lifted.
Vietnam is one of the 13 countries that have tigers in the wild, yet it is facing an urgent challenge in protecting the species, which is being pushed to the brink of extinction due to economic and social pressures.
(VOV) - Media agencies in the US and Europe have given wide coverage of Chairman of the US Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Martin Dempsey’s ongoing visit to Hanoi, noting the visit is one of the highlights of his career.
(VOV) - Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has proposed that the US assist Vietnam in joining UN peacekeeping missions and soon lift its ban on lethal weapons sales to the country.
(VOV) - Mai Chau brocade has become a symbol of the local Thai people’s culture.