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TV tattoo artist takes Scotland by storm

There’s little in comparison between Việt Nam and Dundee, the fourth largest city in Scotland. You won’t find a Vietnamese restaurant there and if you were to ask for a cup of coffee made from egg whites in a greasy spoon cafe, chances are you’ll get a stare like you were from another planet. But ...

Vinamik offers to purchase GTN shares for Moc Chau Milk

Viet Nam Dairy Products Joint Stock Company (Vinamilk) has offered to purchase more than 116 million shares of GTNFoods Joint Stock Company (GTN) as GTN indirectly holds shares in Moc Chau Milk. According to the document sent to the State Securities Commission on the purchase, Vinamilk has offered to buy a maximum of 46.68 per ...

Da Nang grants value certificate to six local products

The central city of Da Nang has awarded the “Da Nang Value 2018” certificate to six locally-made products in a move to encourage the production of unique local goods serving tourists. The six products include Merriman-branded men’s shirts and pants with expandable waist band of the Hoa Tho garment company, the model of Rong (Dragon) ...

Grass makes fine art works

Khmer people in the southern province of Kiên Giang have kept the traditional handicraft of weaving cỏ bàng (a kind of sedge) to make rattan artworks for centuries. Sedge is dried in the sun before being classified. Local authorties have implemented a project to preserve local sedge fields to maintain the natural eco system, biodiversity ...

Book gathers stories of expats in Việt Nam

HÀ NỘI — A book gathering the experiences, feelings and troubles of 21 expats in Việt Nam has been released nationwide. They have different occupations and face different difficulties while living in Việt Nam, however, they share the same love and strong attachment to the country. Entitled Stories of Expats in Việt Nam, the book ...

Lost in Mũi Né paradise

Mũi Né in south central province of Bình Thuận has been dubbed the capital of resorts. Good weather, check. Cool breezes, check and few storms, check. But if you really want to check this place out, June and July are the best months to visit. Fine wine: Inside Wine Catle at Sealink Villa Resort, a ...

US real estate developers target EB-5 capital from Viet Nam

US real estate developers are turning to a new, fast-growing source of cheap capital known as EB-5 from Viet Nam, reported the Wall Street Journal on Tuesday. The Southeast Asian country is rapidly gaining on China as one of the biggest participants in the foreign-investment initiative. The programme offers green cards in return for investing ...

Forbes reveals list of 50 most influential women in VN

Business magazine Forbes Vietnam published the list of its 50 most influential women in Việt Nam in 2019 on Monday. Among them include Chairwoman of the National Assembly Nguyễn Thị Kim Ngân, Vice President Đặng Thị Ngọc Thịnh, Minister of Health Nguyễn Thị Kim Tiến and Deputy Governor of the State Bank of Việt Nam ...

Breathtaking Cao Bằng is worth a visit

Thang Hen Lake in the northeastern province of Cao Bằng is surrounded by rows of mountains, capped by streaks of white clouds. To get there from Cao Bằng City, one heads to Trà Lĩnh District’s Quốc Toản Village, which is 30 kilometres northeast of the city centre. The lake’s surface sometimes hides beneath a layer ...

The real power of the “like” button on social media

HCM CITY – What do you usually do after posting a photo online? I constantly refresh the post to count the number of “likes” I receive. Most of my friends, who are between 18 and 29 years old, enjoy being “liked” on the social media, especially on Instagram. “I find it encouraging when people like ...

Viet Nam tourism to be boosted by Trump-Kim summit

The day before US President Donald Trump met North Korean Supreme Leader Kim Jong-un in Singapore last year, one phrase was googled in America more than two million times. They asked: “Where is Singapore?” Government officials there say the June meeting, the first time an American President and North Korean leader came face to face, ...

Ninh Thuận greenlights tourism projects

Ninh Thuận Province People’s Committee has granted principle approvals for two large-scale tourism projects, worth a total VNĐ2.5 trillion (US$107.3 million). Financed by Royal Ninh Thuận development and investment joint stock company, the 87.5ha tourism complex will be developed at Phước Diêm Commnue, Thuận Nam District. It will comprise a five-star hotel with 500 rooms, ...

High-speed boat between Vũng Tàu and Côn Đảo

The trip from Vũng Tàu City to Côn Đảo Island in the southern coastal province of Bà Rịa-Vũng Tàu will now take only three hours compared to the previous 13 hours of slower boats, thanks to a new high-speed boat service that began yesterday by Phú Quốc Express Joint-Stock Company. The express 36 high-speed boat ...

Long Thành airport construction set for 2020 start

Deputy Prime Minister Trịnh Đình Dũng has urged agencies to work together closely to ensure that construction of Long Thành International Airport in the southern province of Đồng Nai will begin next year. Speaking at a meeting in Hà Nội on Tuesday, the deputy PM said it was urgent to start construction as soon as ...

Agri-tourism attracts more visitors to Mekong Delta

MEKONG DELTA — Farmers in the Cửu Long (Mekong) Delta have developed agri-tourism models that have not only increased their incomes but also contributed to sustainable agriculture and rural development in the area. The Mekong Delta, which is the country’s largest agricultural production area, has great potential to develop ecotourism. It has been listed among the best destinations ...

Hoa Ban Festival 2019 to be held in Điện Biên

ĐIỆN BIÊN — Hoa Ban Festival 2019 – the popular spring flower festival of the north and northwestern region, will take place from March 6-18 in Điện Biên Province. The annual festival named after the most beautiful flower in the region, hoa ban, or the orchid trees, will feature cultural life in the north and ...

Phu My Hung Spring Flower Festival blossoms next week

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Blue Origin to make 10th flight test of space tourist rocket

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Slimane goes super skinny in Paris Celine men’s debut

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Spring in plateau

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Kon Tum’s cultural heritage to be displayed in capital

HÀ NỘI — A replica of a forest where Ngọc Linh ginseng grows will be set up at an exhibition showcasing the heritage of the Central Highlands province of Kon Tum. The exhibition Ngọc Linh Ginseng and Cultural Heritage of Kon Tum will open on Sunday at the National Museum of History in Hà Nội ...

The four Bình islands, paradise on earth

Nha Trang is gearing up for the 2019 National Touridm Year themed “Nha Trang — Colour of the Sea”. Bùi Quỳnh Hoa shares her trip to Tứ Bình, four wild and amazing islands (including Bình Ba, Bình Hưng, Bình Tiên and Bình Lập) in the southern central province of Khánh Hòa. As we began our ...

Sơn Đoòng Cave named among dream destinations

HÀ NỘI — Sơn Đoòng Cave in the central province of Quảng Bình has been listed as one of five dream destinations for 2019 by travel magazine Lonely Planet. Sơn Đoòng, the largest cave in the world, is ranked third on the list after the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu in Peru and the ‘Burning Man’ music ...

VN among top ten hot destinations for US tourists: association

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Sam Elliott honoured at Hollywood ceremony as Lady Gaga lends support

LOS ANGELES — Veteran actor Sam Elliott imprinted his hands and feet in cement on Hollywood Boulevard on Monday, as A Star is Born co-stars Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper shook off Golden Globes disappointment to join in honoring the 74-year-old’s long career. Known for his lanky physique, thick mustache and languid drawl, Elliott reflected ...

Small steps help runner break records

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Government intensifies support for non-cash payment methods

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Hồ Chí Minh Trail listed as prominent national heritage

THỪA THIÊN-HUẾ — The Hồ Chí Minh Trail has been listed among 11 prominent national heritage sites, according to a recent announcement from the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism. In Việt Nam, the site is known as the Trường Sơn Trail, which illustrates the military trail running across the Trường Sơn Mountain Range. The ...

Plan approved for Thác Bà Lake tourist site

Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc has approved a master plan on the development of the Thác Bà Lake national tourism site in the northern mountainous province of Yên Bái by 2025. The site – located in Yên Bình District and Thác Bà towns – will cover a total area of around 28,800 hectares. About 1,200ha ...

Top 10 culture and tourism events of the year, voted by Việt Nam News

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National Tourism Year to kick off

An art performance will light up Nha Trang in the central coastal province of Khánh Hòa on December 31 to celebrate New Year’s Eve and announce the National Tourism Year 2019. With the theme “Nha Trang – Colours of the Sea”, the Visit Việt Nam Year 2019 programme will stage more than 100 festivals and ...

Remnants of ancient Buddhist pagoda found in central province

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Central bank takes steps to ensure ATM service quality before Tết

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Hội An opens old temple complex to the public

The administration in the central central city of Hội An has opened a temple complex first built in 1626 to the public for visits in early December. The Tam QuanGate, or three-entrance gate, is part of a complex known by locals as Bà Mụ (Midwife) Temple on the city’s Hai Bà Trưng Street in Hội ...

Vietnamese e-commerce sees impressive results

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Mekong Delta to boost regional connectivity

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The story of Hà Tĩnh’s cu đơ candy

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Austrian helps raise women’s voices in Việt Nam

After spending six years in Việt Nam, Irene Ohler has fallen in love with the nation’s culture and people. She has been particularly taken by the women in Việt Nam thanks to their strength, resilience and beauty. The experience inspired her to set up the Women’s Story Telling Salon and introduce a women’s leadership development ...

Juliette Binoche to head Berlin film festival jury

BERLIN — Oscar winner and one of France’s most recognised actresses, Juliette Binoche, will head the jury of next year’s Berlin film festival, organisers said on Tuesday. “I’m very pleased that Juliette is president of the 2019 International Jury,” said Dieter Kosslick, director of the Berlinale. “The festival shares a strong connection with her, and ...

Traditional bronze casting brings prosperity, pride

The traditional craft of bronze casting in Chè Đông Village, Thiệu Trung Commune in the central province of Thanh Hóa has been famous nationwide for sophisticated products that are highly valued in economy, history and culture. The craft has not only provided the locals with stable income but also great pride when, recently, it was ...

Japanese fusion pizza wins diners’ hearts

Would you be surprised if I told you that the most popular pizzeria in Ha Noi and HCM City, franchises excluded, is one created not by an Italian but a Japanese team? Come check it out with The Nomad Quynh and see for yourself. Pizza is perhaps one of the most universally-loved dishes. The Italians ...

Park Hang-seo to be featured on the big screen

Head coach of Việt Nam’s national football team Park Hang-seo will be featured in a documentary in national cinemas later this month. The film entitled Park Hang Seo – Người truyền lửa (Park Hang-seo – The Inspirer) is co-produced by South Korean KBS Media and SaryeoNi Film. It is a 110-minute story that not only gathers amazing ...

InterContinental Danang named World’s Leading Green Resort

ĐÀ NẴNG — If you are looking for a green luxury resort, then InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort is the place to stay. Located only 30 minutes from Đà Nẵng International Airport and 45 minutes from the world heritage site of ancient Hội An town, the resort is billed as the place “where myth meets ...

Founder of steelmaker Hoa Phat relegated from Forbes’ billionaire list

The founder of Viet Nam’s largest steelmaker Tran Dinh Long has been knocked off the Forbes list of the world’s billionaires after shares in Hoa Phat tumbled 30 per cent from the peak recorded in March. According to Forbes’s real-time rankings, Viet Nam now had three billionaires, including Pham Nhat Vuong, chairman of Vingroup, with ...

International tourist arrivals pass 14 million in 11 months

The number of foreign tourists visiting Việt Nam so far this year is estimated at 14.2 million, up 21.3 per cent against the same period last year, the General Statistics Office said on Thursday. In this period, the number of foreigners visiting Viet Nam by air and road rose by 15.3 per cent and 64.4 ...

Stairs from Eiffel Tower sell for 169,000 euro

PARIS — A section of stairs from the Eiffel Tower in Paris sold for almost 170,000 euros on Thursday, auctioneers announced, around three times the pre-sale estimate. More than two dozen wrought-iron steps from the original spiral structure, from between the second and third floors of the Paris landmark, were sold to a Middle East ...

Turning Banana Island into Green Lungs of Hà Nội

We drive to Long Biên Bridge to get to Bãi Giữa, more commonly known as Banana Island, a 24ha stretch of land in the middle of the Red River. Running down from the centre of the bridge is a steel staircase leading to an island covered by a green canopy of banana, papaya and guava ...

Vietnamese-American brings his passion for basketball to VN

HCM CITY – For half his life, Mychal Tú Nguyễn, a 44-year-old Vietnamese-American living in HCM City, has been teaching basketball to youth and adults, and since 2010, has been the CEO of the Việt Nam Basketball Academy and Việt Nam Sports Academy. “I chose to return to Việt Nam because I wanted to learn ...

Glamour embraces digital, drops regular print edition

Glamour, the fashion and beauty magazine popular with young women, is ditching its monthly print editions and embracing the online revolution, its chief editor and publishers Conde Nast announced on Tuesday. As Conde Nast navigates choppy waters for print media, Glamour’s 37-year-old editor-in-chief Samantha Barry announced the change in an email to staff, saying that ...

Flagging Victoria’s Secret announces new lingerie CEO

NEW YORK — US lingerie giant Victoria’s Secret announced on Monday that it had appointed fashion executive John Mehas as new lingerie CEO, hoping to boost its ailing fortunes. Mehas will take over in the New Year, replacing Jan Singer, who resigned with the brand under fire for slumping sales, idealised glamazonian femininity and reluctance ...

VN film won Best Film at Kolkata Film Fest

The movie The Third Wife by director Nguyễn Phương Anh (Ash Mayfair) has won the Best Film title at the 24th Kolkata International Film Festival in India. The film crew received a cash prize of US$71,000 and a sculpture of a Golden Royal Bengal Tider Award and a certificate. The film has won various prizes ...

90-year-old Bình Tây Market reopens after renovation

More than 1,440 stalls selling thousands of goods at Bình Tây Market in HCM City’s District 6 reopened on Wednesday (November 15) after a two-year period of repairs and upgrades to the facility. An image of Bình Tây Market in the 1960s. — Photo baomoi.com The Bình Tây Market, which is nearly 90 years old, ...

US co-working space provider comes to Viet Nam

WeWork, a co-working space provider, on Wednesday announced plans to enter the Vietnamese market as part of its strategy to expand operations in Southeast Asia. Turochas T Fuad, managing director of WeWork Southeast Asia, said the company would open its first office at E-Town Centre in HCM City’s District 4 in early December. It is ...

HCM City to use one payment card for all public transport

The HCM City’s People’s Committee has agreed to develop a single card that will be used for all types of public transport. Trần Chí Trung, director of the Transport Department’s Public Transportation Management Centre, said that a bus-ticket project that began in 2015 with investment of VNĐ263 billion (US$11.3 million) from a public-private partnership would ...

Hôtel des Arts Saigon offers attractive promotion for women guests

Hôtel des Arts Saigon has launched MGallery “Inspired by Her” programme with a suite of offerings and services targeting the modern woman traveller. It is providing a range of lifestyle offerings, including complimentary aromatic bath salts, girly slippers, bath robe on request, signature spa treatments, and other wellness amenities. Women guests will also receive a ...

Vietnamese beauty crowned as Miss Earth 2018

Nguyễn Phương Khánh has been crowned Miss Earth 2018. She’s the first woman from Việt Nam to win the prize since the pageant began in 2001. Khánh, 23, was born in the southern province of Bến Tre and is currently pursuing a degree in marketing at Curtin University, Singapore. Miss Earth is a pageant specifically ...

Take a hot bath surrounded by nature

Lương Thu Hương – What could be more pleasing to travellers in the northern province of Yên Bái after conquering Tà Chì Nhù Mountain? Soaking in hot mineral springs with a picturesque landscape laid out in front of them. Located around 2km from Trạm Tấu District, the springs in Hát Lừu Commune lie under a ...

Chinese tourists keep flocking to Việt Nam

HÀ NỘI — More than four million Chinese tourists have visited Việt Nam so far this year, breaking the 2017 number. According to the latest report by the General Statistics Office of Việt Nam (GSO), the number of Chinese tourists grew by 28.8 per cent over last year. Việt Nam is expected to receive more ...

Turtle conservation revives Chàm Island

A project aimed at saving rare sea turtles on Chàm Island has achieved the added bonus of teaching residents the importance of caring for the environment and in turn boosted tourism. Bùi Hoài Nam reports. A team of researchers from the Chàm Island’s Marine Protected Area (MPA) have relocated 900 turtle eggs and released 800 ...

Busan-Đà Nẵng direct flight opens

ĐÀ NẴNG — Korean Air has launched a direct flight to connect Đà Nẵng with Busan, Korea, offering 21 flights per week between the two cities. The airline said the route’s first flight landed at Đà Nẵng International Airport at midnight on October 29. It said the new route, which uses the Boeing B737-900, will ...

Online gambling ring trial set for November

The People’s Court of the northern province of Phú Thọ announced on Monday that it would hold a trial on November 12 for 92 people accused of involvement in a major online gambling ring. The defendants face charges including the organisation of gambling, gambling, abusing position and power while performing duties, illegally trading invoices, laundering ...

Long Thanh one of the most exciting airports projects: CNN

Long Thanh International Airport of Viet Nam is listed as one of the 16 most exciting airport projects under construction or redevelopment in the world, according to CNN Travel. Located in the southern province of Dong Nai, Long Thanh Airport is expected to reduce the load on neighbouring Tan Son Nhat International Airport in HCM ...

Billionaire Vượng moves up in Forbes ranking

Billionaire Phạm Nhật Vượng has moved up in the Forbes rich list as of October 25, 2018. According to Forbes’ website, Phạm Nhật Vượng ranked 228th on the list of the world’s richest people, with a net worth of US$6.5 billion. This is the highest place ever for Vượng, owner of real estate conglomerate Vingroup and Việt ...

Guillermo del Toro to direct Pinocchio for Netflix

LOS ANGELES — Guillermo del Toro’s first movie after winning Oscars for The Color of Water will be a stop-motion animated version of the classic Pinocchio, Netflix said on Monday. “No art form has influenced my life and my work more than animation and no single character in history has had as deep of a ...

Starbucks opens first sign language store in US

WASHINGTON — Rebecca Witzofsky, a 20-year-old deaf student at Gallaudet University in Washington, and her hearing friend Nikolas Carapellatti wanted to get a coffee. But on Tuesday, Witzofsky finally didn’t have to struggle to make her order understood. US coffee giant Starbucks opened its first “signing store” in the United States in northeast Washington near ...

Chè specialties a heart-warming Vietnamese tradition

Vietnamese cuisine includes many types of chè (pudding) such as chè bà cốt (pudding made of glutinous rice, ginger, and sugar) and chè con ong (honeycomb-shaped pudding). These chè dishes play an important role in Vietnamese culinary history, said a juror of the Việt Nam Master Chef Programme, food expert Phạm Tuấn Hải. Women in ...

Hà Nội aims to become attractive destination for European tourists

A delegation of 25 travel businesses from Europe are seeking opportunities to work with Vietnamese partners to promote tourism during a fact-finding tour to discover Hà Nội’s tourist attractions from October 4-14 Travel enterprises from Europe learn about lacquerware of Việt Nam as a part of the trip. — VNS Photo Hương Thảo Representatives from ...

Mui Ne — Phan Thiet, a new magnet in hospitality market

The tourism property market in Mui Ne, a beach town in the south-central province of Binh Thuan, has recently become a hot destination for both foreign and domestic investment thanks to its 200km coastal road and improved infrastructure. At a conference on the hospitality market late last week experts said popular tourism property markets like ...

Khánh Hòa to host National Tourism Year 2019

The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism has announced the National Tourism Year 2019 will be held in the central coastal province of Khánh Hòa. National Tourism Year 2019 will be held in the central coastal province of Khánh Hòa, according to the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism. — Photo vietnamtourism.gov.vn Elsewhere in the ...

Huế is to take land of national park for tourism construction

THỪA THIÊN-HUẾ — A fresh controversy has broken out as local authorities in the central province of Thừa Thiên-Huế plan to take almost 400 hectares from the core zone of local Bạch Mã National Park to develop a tourism complex. Visitors look out from Bạch Mã Peak. The mountain is regarded as having one of ...

Victor Vũ’s latest film shows country’s most beautiful spots

When blockbuster film Người Bất Tử (The Immortal), directed by Victor Vũ, set to open on October 26, viewers will take in a dark story that spans three centuries – as well as some of the country’s most beautiful scenery. Vũ believes that one of the reasons the film will be successful is its use ...

Photos honour rural Vietnamese women’s contribution to sustainable development

The beauty of rural Vietnamese women at work as well as their devotion to sustainable development are being reflected at an exhibition in Hà Nội. Visitors contemplate photos at the exhibition. Women in a flooded area. The photo by Vũ Minh Đức received the prize for Audience’s Choice. With the theme “Rural Women with Sustainable ...

Street life, the only life they know

After a little over six months living in Việt Nam I think I have learned a fair old chunk of the language. Certainly enough to get me I can ask for a beer, two beers and even three. I also know how to tell a Grab driver to turn left, right, and even carry on ...

Pop star vies for gong at MTV Europe Awards

HCM CITY — Pop star Minh Hằng of HCM City will compete in the MTV Europe Music Awards (EMA) Best Southeast Asia Act 2018 in Spain next month. Pop star and movie actress Minh Hằng of HCM City will compete in the MTV Europe Music Awards in Spain for Best Southeast Asia Act next month. ...

HCM City’s new programme to reduce traffic congestion, accidents by 2020

HCM CITY — A decision to implement a programme to reduce traffic congestion and accidents by 2020 was signed by Trần Vĩnh Tuyến, deputy chairman of the HCM City People’s Committee, last Friday. HCM City is carrying out a programme to reduce traffic congestion and accidents in the city by 5 per cent by 2020. ...

Eco-tourism promises both potentials and challenges for Bà Rịa-Vũng Tàu

Eco-tourism offers a valuable source of revenue for the southern coastal province of Bà Rịa-Vũng Tàu, but challenges such as pollution remain.Văn Hào Phương reports. BÀ RỊA-VŨNG TÀU — New eco-tourism offerings that include visits to mangrove forests and aquaculture breeding areas promise great potential for the southern coastal province of Bà Rịa-Vũng Tàu to ...

Mountain province opens festival

Various culture activities will be organised during the Mường Lò Culture Week and Mù Cang Chải terraced rice field celebration in the northwestern province of Yên Bái between October 12 and 14, according to Dương Văn Tiến, vice chairman of Yên Bái People’s Committee. Mù Cang Chải terrace rice fields attract thousands of visitors each ...

Winner of Miss Vietnam 2018 beauty contest

Tran Tieu Vy, a 18-year-old student at the Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology and Education, became Miss Vietnam 2018 on Sunday night after topping a national beauty pageant which promotes beauty, knowledge and kindness. Tran Tieu Vy: Winner of Miss Vietnam 2018 beauty contest The 1.74-meter high girl from central Quang Nam province, ...

Ant’s egg rice cakes, a Tuyên Quang specialty

Bánh nếp nhân trứng kiến, glutinous rice cakes filled with ant eggs, are a specialty of the Tày, an ethnic group that has existed for hundreds of years in the northern province of Tuyên Quang. Forest feast: Eggs taken from black ant’s nests are used to make bánh nếp trứng kiến. Photos baotintuc.vn 89-year-old Tày ...

New Vietnamese archeological findings announced in Huế

THỪA THIÊN-HUẾ — Archeologists delivered 356 reports on the new archeological findings around Việt Nam at an announcement event held for the sector during the weekend in the city of Huế. Ancient history: Pottery items excavated from rivers in Thừa Thiên-Huế. They are stored at the home of late researcher Hồ Tấn Phan, a pioneer ...

Exhibition asks the public to rethink plastic

Nguyễn Phương Anh, a 12-year-old student from Hà Nội Amsterdam School, thought plastic bags found their final resting place in the dustbin until she joined an educational project on plastic recycling. Artwork made from plastic trash by students in Hà Nội. — VNS Photo Minh Thu “We learned to reuse plastic bags and turn them ...

It’s All Greek to Me at Equatorial Hotel

Get ready for Hotel Equatorial’s Greek dining feast with celebrity chef George Diakomichalis of the television show “It’s All Greek to Me”. Traditional Greek didhes are on offer at the Greek food feast.—VNS Photo The Greek food feast, held at the hotel’s Chit Chat at the Café, offers guests the opportunity to experience some of ...

Cultural and tourism festival to kick off in Hà Giang

HÀ GIANG — A cultural and tourism festival promoting the beauty of Hoàng Su Phì’s terraced fields and ethnic culture will take place in the northern mountainous province of Hà Giang from September 28-30. The breathtaking scene of Hoàng Su Phì’s terraced fields during the harvest season attracts tourists to Hà Giang Province. — Photo ...

Links to City lift Long An property market

A series of road constructions to neighbouring HCM City has caused the real estate market in Long An Province to soar. A series of road constructions to neighbouring HCM City has caused the real estate market in Long An Province to soar.– Photo cafebiz.vn For example, it has widened 55km of DT830 road at a ...

Visiting the beautiful Mường Hoa Valley of Lào Cai

By Mộc Miên – Mường Hoa Valley, Hầu Thào Commune lies eight kilometres southeast of Sa Pa Town. Visitors get to the beautiful valley after crossing a high mountain pass. Glorious: Mường Hoa Valley is stunning in the ripe paddy season. — VNS Photo Hạnh Hoàng The northwest mountainous area is famous for its extraordinary ...

Vivo unveils two new phones with AI features

Vivo Technology Company Ltd on Friday in HCM City unveiled two new phones, V11 and V11i, which will be on sale late this month. New Vivo smart phone. — VNS Photo The innovative phones are using AI, and are equipped with an AI camera that takes good pictures in different light conditions. The camera functions ...