(VOV) - US Vice President Joe Biden has arrived in Beijing, the second leg of his tour of Japan, China and the Republic of Korea. His visit is expected help ease tensions in the region following China’s claim of its Air Defense Identification Zone (ADIZ) in the East China Sea.
When the new French Consul General in HCM City, Fabrice Mauries, took office in April 2011, the lacquer painting Dam Ruoc (The Procession) by one of Vietnam's noted artists was gracing the wall of the consulate reception room.
Vietnam's international concert pianist, Dang Thai Son, will perform, for the first time, at Piano International 2013, the city's music festival, on December 2 at the HCM City's Concert Hall.
Business confidence improved in Vietnam while faster-growing economies focused on sustainable growth, according to a new survey.
(VOV) -Vietnam’s representative Tran Thi Quynh reached the top six of the 2013 Mrs World beauty contest, which concluded in Guangzhou, China, on November 23.
Pham Cao Cuong of Vietnam has won a silver medal at the Korea Junior Open Badminton Championships, which closed in Jeonju city on November 17.
(VOV) - The 2013 ASEAN-Japan Youth Festival opened in HCM City on November 14 with the participation of delegates joining the Ship for Southeast Asian Youth Program (SSAYP) 2013.
Lawmakers on October 30 listened to an assessment report on the Government's construction and operation of hydro-power projects, noting that those that conflicted with environment or affected the safety of residents should be eliminated.
The pepper industry is hoping to attain an annual export value of US$1 billion within the next few years, buoyed by increasing global demand for the staple.
The Hanoi People’s Court has accepted the Russian Federation Procuracy’s proposal to extradite two wanted Russians who were arrested in Vietnam.
(VOV) - Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung’s working trips to France and the United Nations, especially his speech at the UN General Assembly, have left a fine impression on the international community.
(VOV) -Two overseas Vietnamese women have opened two restaurants in the south of Australia introducing Vietnamese culture and traditional food to international friends.
Four well-known rock bands hope to take Ho Chi Minh City by storm on September 14.
(VOV) -The People’s Court of Nghe An province on August 28 sentenced to death two persons involved in a transnational drug traffick ring.
(VOV) -New Zealand’s Olympian and BMX rider Sarah Walker is leading a group of 18 racers for a two-week trip across Vietnam for charity, beginning on August 19.