Gia Lai Province celebrates Ngoc Hoi-Dong Da Victory

In the early spring of 1789, Nguyen Hue – who was later Emperor Quang Trung led his Tay Son troop to launch a surprise attack and defeated more than 29,000 invading soldiers in a battle on the fifth day of the Lunar New Year, liberating the imperial city of Thang Long and regaining national independence […]

Northern villagers ring in lucky year by lugging giant cannons

Dong Ky Village used to have a contest for making and firing cannons. According to a legend, the tradition was a commemoration of General Thien Cuong who led the army and began a fight against invaders by firing a cannon on the fourth of the first lunar month during the reign of King Hung, the […]

Vietnamese, French performers join hands to bring “Kieu Story” to opera

A representative of the organising board said this once again affirms the talent of renowned poet Nguyen Du and the popularity of the “Kieu Story”. Thanks to this, the masterpiece has sustained the time, reached out of Vietnam’s territory and become a source for composition and transform by artists of various art genres in the […]

Google’s making phones more accessible to people with speech and hearing impairments

Live Caption offers on-device live captioning for videos of all kind. Live Relay allows people with speech disabilities to have phone calls using the Google Assistant. Project Euphonia from Google AI is being created to help people with speech impairments to communicate faster and easier than ever before. It can be really easy to take […]

SOE equitisation plan likely to be missed in 2017-2020

Hanoi (VNA) – The equitisation of State-owned enterprises (SOEs) has fallen behind the target set by the Government and ministries for 2017-2020. In 2019, only 12 SOEs gained approval for their equitisation plans, including three that were on a list of 128 approved by the Prime Minister. Since 2017, 171 SOEs have been approved for equitisation. There are 92 […]

Vietnamese, French performers join hands to bring “Kieu Story” to oper

A special point in the opera is that besides the heroine Kieu in the origin by Nguyen Du, composers have brought to the opera two new characters: two women from Africa and America. Their lives and destinies have many things in common with Kieu by Nguyen Du. They are those women with a thirst for […]

FLC Group’s shares of Bamboo Airways down by half

In mid 2019, FLC Chairman Trinh Van Quyet also said that the group had to compensate for losses because of Bamboo Airways when the airline was only allowed to operate 10 aircrafts but has to maintain personnel to prepare for its plan of adding 20 more aircrafts to the fleet.

Secondhand shops offer stylish, sustainable fashion: Young people enjoy resale stores as they offer unique options

Many people start the year off reorganizing their closets, getting rid of items they don’t really wear and making space for new clothes that will be in vogue in the year ahead. Organizing experts insist that people throw out clothes that they have hardly worn during the previous year because it’s unlikely that they’ll wear […]

Samsung Daughter’s Husband Fights for Custody of Child

Im has hired two lawyers. One of them, Cho Dae-jin, told the Chosun Ilbo, “The media have been reporting that the two had reached an amicable settlement on most issues, but this is not true.” Cho added that Im is “adamant” about retaining custody of his son.

LUCY MANGAN: Why every parent must urge their teenager to watch the TV series Sex Education

Sure, it treats many and various sex acts for laughs. But it also handles the accompanying emotions with utmost respect. Its moral message centres on the crucial difference between sex and intimacy. Intimacy does not necessarily involve sex. Sex does not necessarily imply intimacy. And one is always better when both are involved. Yes, I […]