ups and downs
Hanoi a major metropolitan area of the region and the world

13:41 10/10/2014

After 60 years of national liberation and with many ups and downs, Hanoi has transformed into a major metropolitan area of the region and the world and has been honoured as the city for peace, said Chairman of the Municipal...

Deputy PM and FM presents Vietnam's place in world order

09:46 26/09/2014

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh delivered remarks on Vietnam's place in the world order to the Asia Society members on the sideline of the 69th Session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA 69) in...

Hanoi tourism jumps 14.6% in eight months

00:53 24/09/2014

In the eight months leading up to September the Hanoi Tourism Association successfully organized a record number of visits to Australia, Russia and Western Europe with the aim of promoting both inbound and outbound tourism.

HBSO to hold concert on 20-year birthday

18:18 07/09/2014

The HCMC Ballet Symphony Orchestra and Opera (HBSO) will hold a special concert next Tuesday at the HCMC Opera House to celebrate its 20th anniversary, featuring numerous local masterpieces by Vietnamese musicians.

First Vietnamese movie about super cars

11:01 02/09/2014

“Toc do va duong cong” (Speed and the Curve) is the first Vietnamese movie to feature top-speed super cars and curvy racing tracks in many thrilling action scenes to express the competitiveness and burning ambition that exist in...

Binh Duong's village boasts distinguished lacquer products

08:39 01/09/2014

Tuong Binh Hiep village in the southern province of Binh Duong has become well-known for its lacquer items, markedly different from craft products made by other localities in the country.

Inside VN's oldest ceramic factory in Hai Duong

12:00 24/08/2014

After more than 55 years of development, and after many ups and downs, one of the largest enterprises in northern Vietnam in the 60s is still producing porcelain products.

Saigon symbols now and then

20:56 20/08/2014

Saigon, now HCM City, is famous for its landmark buildings such as the Municipal Theatre, Caravelle hotel and Tax Trading Centre.

Interesting shopping addresses in Saigon

08:05 10/08/2014

In addition to historic architecture, unique street food, busy shopping areas have also attracted a large number of tourists in Saigon.

Diverse themes mark coffee shop culture

07:36 08/08/2014

With a blend of tradition and modernity, Sai Gon, officially known as Ho Chi Minh City, has recently offered a wide range of coffee shops for trendy Asian youth.


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