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Creative hub to open in Ha Noi

Creative hub to open in Ha Noi HA NOI (VNS) — An art, creativity and entertainment complex, set to open tomorrow in Ha Noi, will gather together individuals, businesses, and organisations making up the creative industry in Viet Nam. Located at 1 Luong Yen Street, Ha Noi Creative City promises to provide a special zone ... Read More »

Contest winners to get trip to UK

Contest winners to get trip to UK Vietnamese with a love for Britain can enter a contest titled UK in My Eyes organised by the British Council of Viet Nam. — Photo ukinmyeyes.com HA NOI (VNS) — Vietnamese with a love for Britain can enter a contest titled UK in My Eyes organised by the British Council of Viet Nam. ... Read More »

Exhibition captures glimpse of Vietnamese history

Exhibition captures glimpse of Vietnamese history A painting scroll describing the landing of a boat bearing Japanese merchants in Hoi An harbour in the 17-18th century. The item was provided by the Kyushu National Museum in Japan. — Photo courtesy the Viet Nam National Museum of History HA NOI (VNS) — Vietnamese history, dating from prehistoric times to the modern ... Read More »

Thai woman hunted for Erawan shrine bomb attacks

Thai authorities are seeking a local woman suspected of being involved in the deadly Bangkok blast (Source: VNA) Thai authorities are seeking a local woman suspected of being involved in the deadly Bangkok blast after bomb-making materials were discovered in her rented apartment, reported the Bangkok Post on August 31. According to police spokesperson Prawuth Thavornsiri, police recently raided a ... Read More »

Malaysia’s economy on the right track: PM Najib Razak

Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak (Source: Xinhua) Malaysia’s economy has performed strongly at a time of regional and global economic uncertainty, showing the country is on the right track, said Prime Minister Najib Razak in a National Day 2015 Message broadcast live by TV1 of Radio Television Malaysia on August 31. The Prime Minister highlighted that the economy grew by ... Read More »

Press photo competition launched

Press photo competition launched A press photography contest in the reportage category titled Viet Nam – Dat Nuoc, Con Nguoi (Viet Nam – The Country and People) has been launched in HCM City. — Photo vapa.org.vn HCM CITY (VNS) — A press photography contest in the reportage category titled Viet Nam – Dat Nuoc, Con Nguoi (Viet Nam – The ... Read More »

Singers to celebrate with patriotic tunes

Singers to celebrate with patriotic tunes Conductor Le Phi Phi will lead the orchestra of the Viet Nam National Symphony Orchestra to perform during the national concert Dieu Con Mai (Remaining with Time). HA NOI (VNS) — A highlight of the many cultural activities held on National Day, September 2, will be the national concert Dieu Con Mai (Remaining with ... Read More »

One for the ages

One for the ages Artists perform during a programme titled La Co Doc Lap (Independence Flag) yesterday in Ha Noi and HCM City. The event was one of many celebrating the nation’s 70th anniversary, which falls on September 2. The 100-minute programme was a journey through the past, according to organisers. The audience was given the chance to meet witnesses ... Read More »

Da Nang looks for more Japanese investment

Da Nang looks for more Japanese investment A Tokai Viet Nam worker tests products at factory in Da Nang’s Hoa Khanh Industrial Zone. The company invested US$10 million in producing spare auto parts for the Southeast Asian market and international brands such as Toyota, Honda and Nissan. — VNS Photo Cong Thanh DA NANG (VNS) — Viet Nam has become ... Read More »

Solar plant construction begins in Quang Ngai

Solar plant construction begins in Quang Ngai Located in Mo Duc District, the 19.2 megawatt project has a total investment of nearly VND900 billion (US$41 million).— Photo vnexpress QUANG NGAI (VNS) — Construction of Viet Nam’s first solar power plant started in the central province of Quang Ngai on Saturday. Located in Mo Duc District, the 19.2 megawatt project has ... Read More »