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Tra Vinh reports one more death over swine flu

The Health Department in the Mekong Delta province of Tra Vinh on August 14 announced that it has recorded one more death caused by the swine flu A/H1N1. This is the second death from swine flu virus A/H1N1 in the province. The deceased, Nguyen Thi Mung, 82, was hospitalized Tra Vinh General Hospital on July ... Read More »

HCM City to host conference on renewable energy

The international conference on Việt Nam’s renewable energy will be held in HCM City on August 23. — Photo courtesy of Stoxplus Viet Nam News HCM CITY — An international conference on challenges facing renewable energy in Việt Nam will be held in HCM City on August 23. In April 2017, the Prime Minister issued a decision to encourage the ... Read More »

Classic chèo play to be staged in Hà Nội

Classic chèo play, Quan Âm Thị Kính (Goddess of Mercy) will be staged in Hà Nội on August 25. — Photo courtesy of the organisers Viet Nam News HÀ NỘI — Renowned chèo (popular opera) artists like Thanh Ngoan, Đoàn Vinh and Tuấn Tài will perform together in the classic chèo play entitled Quan Âm Thị Kính (Goddess of Mercy) ... Read More »

Hung Yen longan fruits during harvest season

Longan fruit is a specialty of Hung Yen. The fruit is round, its skin light yellow and firm, while its flesh is fragrant, sweet and succulent. Longan fruit is a specialty of Hung Yen, which has light yellow and firm skin, while its flesh is fragrant, sweet and succulentOn a farm of over 5,000 sq.m, the family of Tran Van ... Read More »

Unblock bottlenecks for development of aviation infrastructure say experts

Although Vietnam’s aviation industry has great potential for development, there remain bottlenecks which need to be removed, especially in infrastructure development. The growth seen in the macro-economy and domestic and international tourism over recent years has helped to boost the aviation sector. Experts predict that the sector has great potential for further development but there are a number of hurdles ... Read More »

Innovative networks project to take place this month

The Ministry of Planning and Investment has co-ordinated with various other ministries and agencies to create a programme to connect the country’s innovation networks. This year’s programme will run from August 18-24 with the theme “Thang Long Strength – Viet Nam Intelligence” and will include a series of activities in Ha Noi, HCM City and Quang Ninh. — Photo ... Read More »

HCMC’s first pedestrian street to get an upgrade

VietNamNet Bridge – HCM City is mulling a make over for Nguyen Hue pedestrian street in District 1. Nguyen Hue Boulevard is HCM City’s first pedestrian street. It opened to visitors in 2015 and has become a popular destination for both locals and tourists during weekends and holidays.— VNA/VNS Photo Hoang Hai Numerous water fountains and lighting systems will be ... Read More »

Westminster car crash: Man arrested on suspicion of terror offences

A man has been arrested on suspicion of terrorism offences after a car crashed outside the Houses of Parliament, injuring several people. Officers were seen surrounding the vehicle before the man in his late 20s was detained, shortly after 07:30 BST. London Ambulance Service said it had taken two patients to hospital with non life-threatening injuries after cyclists and pedestrians ... Read More »

Lang Lang comes back to woo Hanoi

International superstar pianist Lang Lang will come back to Hanoi Opera House for one recital this coming August 31. Lang Lang comes back to inspire Hanoi once again after 10 years. Photo courtesy of the event organiser His performance will be part of the Swiss luxury brand, Hublot loves Art, marking the arrival of the brand in Viet Nam with ... Read More »

Foreign fast food giants defy losses in Vietnam

Fast food giants are still betting big on the Vietnamese market, despite ongoing losses and sluggish performance. In the red In Vietnam, Lotteria and KFC are considered the leading fast food brands. However, the financial statement of Lotteria showed that the fast food chain recorded after-tax losses were VND118 billion ($5.22 million) and VND135 billion ($6 million) in 2015 and ... Read More »