Tuesday , 7 July 2020
Breaking News
You are here: Home » Author Archives: vivian

Author Archives: vivian

Bandland offers underground and indie bands chance to shine

  HUB band seen in the BandLand show on July 4. From July, Bandland has presented its shows on the first and third Thursday every month, at 8.30pm on BandLand Youtube channel. — Photos courtesy of the producer HÀ NỘI — Underground and indie music bands nationwide will have a chance to introduce their latest works when they join Bandland – a ... Read More »

Telecommunication revenue grows slightly due to COVID-19

The telecommunication revenue from the beginning of the year had a low growth rate due to the impact of COVID-19 pandemic. — Photo courtesy of MobiFone HÀ NỘI — Telecommunication revenue in the first six months of this year has been estimated at VNĐ192.1 trillion (US$8.25 million), a year-on-year increase of 3.5 per cent. The growth was lower than that ... Read More »

Colourful face masks gain popularity in South Korea

  South Koreans find fashion potential in face masks as the coronavirus pandemic persists. — YONHAP Photo SEOUL — Face masks featuring diverse colours and designs are gaining ground in South Korea, as protective equipment is increasingly perceived as a fashion item.  A growing number of social media users here are posting photos with fashionable face masks. More than 20,000 posts ... Read More »

VIB's journey to large retail bank

  VIB’s Annual General Meeting (AGM) took place in HCM City last week. — Photo courtesy of the bank  HÀ NỘI — Vietnam International Bank (VIB) aims to earn pre-tax profit of VNĐ4.5 trillion (over US$193 million) in 2020, up 10 per cent year-on-year.  This goal was announced at the bank’s Annual General Meeting (AGM) held in HCM City last week.  During the meeting, VIB’s shareholders approved the ... Read More »

Music video lures tourists to Quảng Bình Province

  Singer Trần Nguyên Thắng poses at the ceremony of the new music video. VNS Photo Hòa Nguyễn HÀ NỘI — Singer Trần Nguyên Thắng has released a new music video Quảng Bình Ơi (Dear Quảng Bình) reflecting beautiful destinations in the central province. It’s a response to Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc’s call to boost the local tourism industry, Thắng ... Read More »

Three IPs in Hưng Yên Province added to the national planning

  Phố Nối A Industrial Park in Hưng Yên Province. Three industrial parks in the province were recently added to the national industrial park development planning. — File Photo HÀ NỘI — Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc has approved adding three industrial parks (IPs) with a total area of 567 hectares in the northern province of Hưng Yên to the national IP ... Read More »

Angelina Jolie’s book published in Vietnamese

  Translator Hoàng Anh Kapi and the Vietnamese version of Notes from My Travels. —  Photos courtesy of Kim Đồng Publishing House HÀ NỘI — Personal journals that Angelina Jolie compiled while performing humanitarian relief efforts in Africa, Cambodia, Pakistan and Ecuador have been published in Vietnamese by Kim Đồng Publishing House. Nhật Kí Những Chuyến Đi is translated from Notes from ... Read More »

Hà Tĩnh eyes $43 million resort project

  The planned Wyndham Costa Hà Tĩnh high-class marine resort project. — Photo Hà Tĩnh Province People’s Committee HÀ NỘI — The Onsen Fuji Services Travel Joint Stock Company has proposed investing in a high-class marine resort project, the Wyndham Costa Hà Tĩnh, in the central province of Hà Tĩnh. The project with a total investment of nearly VNĐ1 trillion (US$43 ... Read More »

Hà Nội moves towards approving construction of third Aeon Mall

  The location of the mooted project. — Photo kinhtedothi.vn   HÀ NỘI — The proposed construction of a parking lot and the Aeon Mall Hoàng Mai Trade centre will soon be decided upon by the Hà Nội People’s Committee as Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc has approved the adjustment of the construction planning of the capital city. Covering an area of 6ha, ... Read More »

Đắk Nông Geopark – a natural wonder

ĐẮK NÔNG — Đắk Nông Geopark in the Central Highlands province of Đắk Nông has been a luring destination to tourists and scientists and has been nominated for listing in the Global Geoparks Network by UNESCO. It covers more than 4,700sq.m, two-fifths of the province’s land area. It stretches in six among eight districts of the province, namely the districts of ... Read More »