That Vietnam is the only candidate of Asian-Pacific nations for a non-permanent seat at the UN Security Council for the 2020-2021 term offers a great opportunity for the country to make active contributions to the world’s peace and security, including the UN’s work, a former high-ranking diplomat has said.
Respect-paying and memorial ceremonies for former General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) Central Committee Do Muoi, who passed away on October 1, have been organised at the Vietnamese Embassies across the world.
Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong’s official visit to Indonesia from August 22-24 will help strengthen political trust, consolidate friendship and boost cooperation, deepening the two countries’ strategic partnership.
The growing interest in central Vietnam’s potential to become the world’s next great golf destination was on display earlier this week, when the first of two major golf conferences scheduled for Da Nang this year took place in and around the budding beach city.
VOV.VN - Fresh off her Miss Tourism Vietnam 2017 win, Khanh Ngan has announced she does not want to stop just yet.
VOV.VN - Ho Chi Minh City has been listed among 50 most beautiful cities in the world by World famous travel website CNTraveler.
VOV.VN - The fishing-village-turned-tourist-hotspot of Hoi An is situated on the coast of the East Sea in Vietnam and has been an international port dating back as far as the 16th century, says the Touropia tourism website.
The national women’s football squad have jumped one step forward to No. 34 in the world ranking, according to FIFA’s latest release.
After the amended Housing Law took effect, which allows overseas Vietnamese and foreigners to buy homes in Vietnam, the market has seen a steady increase in foreign customers who particularly focus on international standard real estate projects.
Vietnam’s top tennis player Ly Hoang Nam has jumped six places to the 927th spot in the world rankings.
VOV.VN - Master of Culture Huu Ngoc's life is a bridge that connects Vietnamese culture with the world. Though he is nearing his 100th year, he still has a great passion for writing and research.
VOV.VN - A grand music festival will take place at Ecopark in Hanoi on March 27 with the participation of world leading DJ Steve Aoki, Ummet Ozcan, Headhunterz and Quintino as well as local ones like Huy DX, Looze, Minh Tri and Romain Rou.
VOV.VN - Ao Dai Around the World is a non-profit community project which was started by a young Vietnamese girl Thuy Nguyen who has a great passion for her national costume.
VOV.VN - Vietnam will attend the 23rd Moscow International Travel & Tourism Exhibition (MITT) in Russia on March 23-26 to promote the country’s land and people.
Stirring renditions of "La Marseillaise" rang out on November 14 from Dublin to New York as global landmarks were bathed in the French colours and thousands marched in solidarity with Paris after attacks that left at least 129 dead.
(VOV) - Some Vietnamese origin actors/actresses are very well-known in the US and France.
(VOV) - There have been massive pillow fights in cities around the world, including Vietnam.
(VOV) - Speed films such as “Speed”, “Gone in 60 Seconds” or “Fast & Furious” are considered the masterpieces of the world, which are most favourite all time.
(VOV) - Vietnam came second with 7 gold, 7 silver and 5 bronze medals at the World Pencak Silat Championship in Thailand from January 10-16.
The People's Committee of the central province of Quang Binh has approved an experimental adventure tour of Son Doong Cave suggested by Howard Limbert, expert of the British Cave Research Association.