As many as 300 pavilions from 22 traditional craft villages across the country showcased their unique products at a festival which opened on October 7 at Hanoi’s Quan Ngua Sports Place.
President Truong Tan Sang announced the promotion of two senior Vietnamese military officials to General ranking during a ceremony in Hanoi on October 5.
A photo exhibition featuring 12 photos of Hoan Kiem Lake (Sword Lake) sceneries is opening at Hoan Kiem Lake Cultural Information Centre in downtown Hanoi.
The final round of the 42nd Ha Noi Moi run tournament, a popular race for amateur athletes, took place in the capital city on October 4, drawing more than 1,330 runners, including over 300 foreigners.
(VOV) -Organizers have unveiled at a press conference that more than 1,500 runners have registered for the final round of the 42nd annual Hanoi Moi Run for Peace set for October 4 at Hoan Kiem Lake.
A wide range of cultural and art activities will be held to celebrate the 61st anniversary of the capital’s Liberation Day (October 10, 1954-2015).
(VOV) - President Truong Tan Sang pays an official visit to Cuba from September 28-30 at the invitation of Cuban President of the State Council and the Council of Ministers Raul Castro.
President Truong Tan Sang shared Vietnam’s experience in developing agriculture and sustainable rural areas during a high-level event on the sidelines of the United Nations Summit in New York on September 26.
President Truong Tan Sang will pay an official visit to Cuba from September 28-30 at the invitation of Cuban President of the State Council and the Council of Ministers Raul Castro.
The Angolan Government and the People’s Movement for the Liberation of Angola (MPLA) in particular hope to deepen collaboration with Vietnam in the fields of mutual interests.
Ho Chi Minh City held a ceremony on September 23 to mark the 70th anniversary of the Southern Resistance War against French forces (September 23, 1945-2015).
Unidentified gunmen have abducted two Canadian tourists, a Norwegian resort manager and a Filipino woman from a popular resort island in the southern Philippines, the local army confirmed on September 22.
National Assembly Vice Chairwoman Tong Thi Phong has reaffirmed that Vietnam continually treasures its comprehensive strategic partnership with Russia – the partner of top importance during her official visit to Russia from September 20-23.
The time-honoured amity between Vietnamese and Cambodian armies and peoples is expected to thrive in the years to come.
The People’s Committee of northern Quang Ninh province unveiled a monument to cosmonaut hero GhermanTitov on an island in Ha Long Bay on September 14.