Residents of Hanoi and the northern provinces are expected to see heavy rains during the National Day on September 2 with downpours of 300-400mm, warned the National Centre for Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting.
(VOV) -A rehearsal for the massive parade celebrating the 70th anniversary of the August Revolution (August 19), and National Day (September 2) has been organised at the Mieu Mon National Training Center in Hanoi.
A ceremony was held at 1pm local time in London on August 26 to debut the Danang-Vietnam team at St Katherine Docks, who will be competing in the Clipper 2015-16 Round the World Yacht Race.
Thirty-two outstanding Vietnamese expatriates across the world have returned home to herald the 70th founding anniversary of the August Revolution (August 19) and National Day (September 2).
A Vietnamese delegation led by Rear Admiral Pham Hoai Nam, Commander of the Vietnam People’s Navy, is participating in the 9th ASEAN Navy Chiefs’ Meeting (ANCM-9) held in Myanmar on August 19-22, according to Quan doi Nhan dan (People’s Army) newspaper.
As many as 30,000 people will join a massive parade in Hanoi’s Ba Dinh Square on September 2 to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the August Revolution (August 19) and National Day (September 2).
Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung on August 9 attended the 50th anniversary celebrations of Singapore's Independence Day (9/8/1965-9/8/2015) at the invitation of Singapore President Tony Tan Keng Yam and Singapore PM Lee Hsien Loong.
An ultra-Orthodox Jewish man stabbed and wounded six participants, two of them seriously, in the annual Gay Pride parade in Jerusalem on July 30, with police saying the suspect was jailed for a similar attack 10 years ago.
The 2015 ASEAN traditional music festival, which will take place in the central province of Thanh Hoa from August 1-6, will feature ten art troupes from ASEAN state members and the Republic of Korea.
(VOV) - As August 10th approaches, marking the 54th anniversary of the first time the US military used Agent Orange (AO) in the Vietnam War, millions across the nation still suffer from the lingering effects of the poisonous herbicide.
Vietnamese people should consider tourists their family, Deputy Minister Vu Duc Dam said at a ceremony held on July 8 to mark the 55th anniversary of the tourism sector.
(VOV) -The third annual National Motorbike Festival has opened in Danang on June 29, attracting hundreds of bikers from all across the country.
A festival improving traffic safety culture took place in Buon Ma Thuot city, the Central Highlands province of Dak Lak on June 27, with over 1,200 youngsters and officials across the region taking part.
The ancient city will host the annual Hoi An-Japan Cultural Festival with a series of activities from August 28 to 30, Hoi An's culture centre said on June 25.
The central city of Danang has offered to host the 2015-16 Clipper Race, a yacht sailing race comprised of amateur competitors, the city's secretariat confirmed on June 24.