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HCM City delegation meets OVs in Belgium

11:50 10/10/2014

A delegation from the Vietnam Fatherland Front Committee in Ho Chi Minh City led by its Chairwoman Vo Thi Dung on October 9 had a meeting with overseas Vietnamese (OV) in Belgium as part of their tour of France , Belgium and...

Hanoi's Dong Tru arch bridge opens to traffic

09:08 10/10/2014

The Dong Tru arch bridge, made of steel tubes filled with cement, was opened for safety testing in Hanoi on October 9 as part of the extended Highway No.

Danang statistics conference: How to do more with less

21:19 08/10/2014

A conference on official statistics opened in Danang on October 8 by the International Association for Official Statistics (IAOS), providing a good chance for domestic and international statisticians to share experience and...

Vietnamese folk music spotlighted in Berlin

12:36 07/10/2014

Two compositions by world renowned Vietnamese concert guitarist and composer Dang Ngoc Long were a repertoire requirement at the International Guitar Competition and Festival 2014, which transpired in Berlin from October 3-5.

New shipping route cuts costs for freight transport

09:35 07/10/2014

A new coastal transport route between Quang Binh and Kien Giang province opened on October 5, slashing freight rates by up to 75%.

Canon Photomarathon 2014 opens in HCMC

19:00 04/10/2014

As many as 5,000 amateur and professional photographers are attending a Canon PhotoMarathon 2014 contest which opened at Military Zone 7 Stadium in Ho Chi Minh City on October 4.

Folk songs and ca tru featured in Czech Republic

14:17 28/09/2014

The annual ASEAN Family Day held in Prague on September 27 cast the spotlight on Vietnamese Ca Tru (ceremonial singing) and folk songs.

F&B chains prosper in HCM City, struggle in Hanoi

14:12 28/09/2014

Most of the world's food & beverage chains prefer HCM City over Hanoi and the north when they head for the Vietnamese market.

Vietnam joins global efforts to fight intellectual property violations

09:00 25/09/2014

The 2014 International Law Enforcement Intellectual Property (IP) Crime Conference is taking place in Hanoi from September 23-25 to seek closer cooperation in the field.

10th International Travel Expo opens in HCMC

13:28 11/09/2014

The 10th International Travel Expo – Ho Chi Minh City (ITE HCMC 2014) themed “Five nations – One Destination” officially opened in HCM City on September 10.


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