Ong Soon Seng from Malaysia won the 70km category of the Tam Dao Mountain Trail, which concluded in Tam Dao town in the northern province of Vinh Phuc on June 25.
If the high growth rate of international travelers in the last two years can be maintained, Vietnam’s tourism could catch up with Singapore in two years and with Thailand in 15 years, according to Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism Nguyen Ngoc Thien.
Vietnamese young masters grabbed five gold medals in blitz chess event at the 2nd Eastern Asian Youth Chess Championships taking place in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia from June 17-26.
The Vietnamese sports team is due to compete in 32 out of 38 evens at the 29th SEA Games (SEA Games 29) in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia in August.
VOV.VN - Member economies of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Forum on June 19 adopted a statement on sustainable tourism development during the APEC High Level Policy Dialogue on Sustainable Tourism in the northeastern province of Quang Ninh.
Ho Chi Minh City has attracted US$2.15 billion in foreign directed investment (FDI) in the first half of 2017, doubling the figure in the same period last year, reported the municipal People’s Committee.
Vietnam has posted the highest regional increase in minimum wages over the last three years, more than Indonesia and China, but workers still struggle to make ends meet.
The two suspects, one of whom is a Vietnamese national, in the case of the murder of Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) citizen Kim Chol will appear before the Shah Alam high court in Selangor state on July 28.
Vietnam pocketed a silver medal at the 23rd Southeast Asia Junior & Cadet Table Tennis Championships in Singapore.
Experts at a workshop in Nha Trang city, central Khanh Hoa province, have suggested expanding swiftlet farms apart from exploiting the bird’s nests in nature.
VOV.VN - The fifth Vietnam International Exhibition on Film and Television Technology – Telefilm 2017 is set to transpire from June 8-10 in Ho Chi Minh City.
VOV.VN - The ninth Asia Pacific conference on reproductive and sexual health and rights (APCRSHP) is set to take place November 27-30 in the northern province of Quang Ninh.
Gamblers in Ho Chi Minh City have found a new playground as cockfight betting rings go online.
Vietnam’s total coal export volume in the first four months of the year surged five times from the same time last year to more than 544,000 tonnes, according to statistics from the General Department of Customs.
The Vietnamese Embassy in Malaysia is working with local authorised agencies to verify the information that 23 Vietnamese fishermen were allegedly arrested for illegal fishing in Malaysia’s territorial waters.
Standard Chartered Bank has affirmed its strong commitment to supporting enterprises from ASEAN member nations in expanding their business in the region and the world, heard a seminar in Ho Chi Minh City on May 16.
Norwegian telecom provider Telenor ASA has entered into an agreement to take over the online marketplaces Chotot and Imsold in Vietnam, as well as other online classifieds websites in Malaysia and Myanmar.
The Government will likely ease the requirement for seafood enterprises to submit declarations of conformity with food safety regulations, officials said at a conference on May 13.
VOV.VN - The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has projected Vietnam’s economic growth in 2017 at 6.5%, the highest among all Asian nations, and 6.3% for next year.
VSixteen volleyball players have been called for training to prepare for the Southeast Asian (SEA) Games which will be organised in Malaysia in August.