The National Assembly Standing Committee took a close look at draft revisions and amendments to the 2005 Investment Law on April 22.
The movie Song Cung Lich Su (Living with History) was released in Hanoi last weekend.
(VOV) -The 25-meter-high “Rubber Duck” will travel to Ho Chi Minh City from April 27 in its 16th voyage across the world as part of the “Spreading Joy Around the World” programme.
A photobook of more than 100 black-and-white images of children has been produced by a local photographer to raise funds for Ho Chi Minh City's Nguyen Dinh Chieu School for Blind Children and visually impaired students living in poor provinces.
(VOV) -The first international dance festival in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue has been a great success, leaving a fine impression on audiences.
Deputy Minister of Planning and Investment Nguyen Chi Dung is leading a Vietnamese delegation at the first high-level meeting of the Global Alliance for Effective Development Cooperation that opened in Mexico on April 15.
All players involved in Ninh Binh's match fixing allegations will be banned for life from football activities, Vietnam Football Federation chairman Le Hung Dung has confirmed.
(VOV) - The Asia-Pacific Ladies Friendship Society (ALFS) held their 38th charity bazaar in Tokyo on April 8 with the participation of representatives from 26 women’s unions of ALFS member countries.
The Dien Bien Phu Victory on May 7, 1954, which ended French colonial rule in Vietnam, became a pride of Vietnamese people and a symbol of national strength.
(VOV) - Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung on March 26 left the Netherlands for Cuba to begin a two-day visit from March 26-27 at the invitation of Raul Castro Ruz, President of the Council of State and Ministers.
(VOV) - The situation on the Korean peninsula has become tense, with the two Koreas both stepping up their military activities. It has raised public fears of a new period of instability which could derail the resumption of 6-party talks on a nuclear free peninsula.
(VOV) - Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung met with UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon and French President Francois Hollande on the sidelines of the third Nuclear Security Summit in the Netherlands on March 25.
(VOV) - United Nations Under-Secretary-General and Executive Director of UN Women Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka is due to visit Vietnam from March 28-31, UN for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women) announced on March 25.
(VOV) -Japan has become Vietnam’s second largest fruit importer, second only to China, confirms the Asia-Pacific Market Department under the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT).
(VOV) - Japan was the first G7 nation to recognise Vietnam’s full market economy status, a valuable legal and trade appellation with far-reaching implications for the developing nation, and has since become Vietnam’s leading trade partner.