(VOV) - Cheers, laughter and the innocent smiles of children fill the air this time of year in the Mu Cang Chai district of north-western Yen Bai province.
Austria said on August 28, 71 refugees, including a baby girl, were found dead in an abandoned freezer truck, while Libya recovered the bodies of 105 migrants washed ashore after their overcrowded boat sank on its way to Europe. Almost 100 more were missing and feared dead.
(VOV) - The Vietnam Union Literature and Arts Associations presented awards to winning works of a contest on the revolutionary and resistance wars from 1930 to 1975.
A new film programme will air on Vietnam Television to celebrate the 70th anniversary of National Day on September 2, next week.
Vietnamese athlete Nguyen Thi Huyen failed in the qualifying round of the women's 400m hurdles at the 2015 IAAF World Athletics Championships in Beijing, China, on August 23.
There is a primary school in the central province of Quang Nam that is closely linked with the story of a Japanese girl named Junko.
Short-distance runner Nguyen Thi Huyen will leave for Beijing, China, tomorrow to compete in the Women's 400m hurdles at the 2015 IAAF World Athletics Championships.
(VOV) - Vu Ha My, 20 years old, was born and grew up in Taiwan (China). She now works for a Taiwanese business which has branches in Vietnam and other Southeast Asian countries.
Five men aged 21-26 from different countries who share the common hobby of travelling and love for Nha Trang City have released their English magazine “Discover Nha Trang” to serve foreign tourists.
The grand finale of the 9th Sao Mai Television Singing Competition in Thanh Hoa on August 15 was a night for female singers as all they took home all three of the top awards.
Japanese singer Yuji Mori, the all-girl Japanese rock band, Prizmm, drum group from Otawara, calligraphy artist Sakamoto Koichi, art troupes and performers from Mitsuke, Nagasaki, Sakai will all take part in the annual Vietnam-Japan Culture Exchange at central Danang city's Administrative Centre Park on August 28-30.
The romantic wharf on the banks of Han River attracts many young people and tourists who come to visit and take pictures. Many couples have also left their "locks of love” on this pier.
The British trance trio Above & Beyond will take the stage at a one-night only show next month at the Ho Tram Resort Casino Vietnam, Asia's only beachfront integrated resort.
(VOV) - Vietnam’s top female swimmer Nguyen Thi Anh Vien on August 11 clinched a bronze medal in the final of the women’s 200m individual medley at the FINA Swimming World Cup 2015 which is taking place in Moscow, Russia.
(VOV) - The Dao in Binh Lieu district, Quang Ninh province, consider the 4th day of the 4th lunar month an unlucky day for any work. On this day they take the day off from work to do whatever they want - meet friends, drink alcohol, dance, and sing.