PM disciplines incumbent, former officials of Khanh Hoa

Le Duc Vinh was dismissed from his post as Chairman of the provincial People’s Committee in the 2016-2021 tenure and his status as Vice Chairman of the committee in the 2011-2016 tenure (Photo: VNA) Hanoi (VNA) – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc recently issued disciplinary measures against some incumbent and former leaders of the south […]

Workshop talks ASEAN entrepreneurs in revolution 4.0

A workshop themed “ASEAN 4.0: entrepreneurs in the fourth industrial revolution” takes place in Hanoi on August 21. (Photo: VNA) Hanoi (VNA) – Opportunities and challenges facing ASEAN enterprises in the fourth industrial revolution (4.0) were the main discussion at a workshop hosted by the Foreign Ministry in Hanoi on August 21. The event, themed […]

Vietnamese poetry aired on US radio

The show features the works of Vietnamese famous poets like Luu Quang Vu and Xuan Quynh. (Photo: VNA) Hanoi (VNA) – Vietnamese poetry and music hit the airwaves in the US on February 11, with the programme “Lanterns hanging on the wind” broadcast on several university radio stations. Stations including Radio Free Charlotte and SUNY […]

Northern Vietnam gets a luscious lychee shine

Over the last few days, Bac Giang Province, home to Luc Ngan District which is famous as the major lychee producing area in the country, has worn a decorated look. The traffic of motorbikes carrying harvested lychees is several kilometers long.  At 5:30 a.m., highway 279 is packed with lychee traders rushing to deliver the […]

76.6 million USD veggie processing plant inaugurated in Tay Ninh

At the inauguration ceremony (Photo: VNA) Tay Ninh (VNA) –  Lavifood Joint Stock Company officially put into operation its Tanifood vegetable and fruit processing plant in the southwestern province of Tay Ninh on January 6, hoping to make international-standard products for export to the US, the European Union, the Republic of Korea, Japan and Australia. At […]

Cham Islands officials resist plan to send tourist boats from Da Nang

A boat docks on a beach off the Cham Islands. The world biosphere reserve is vulnerable to mass tourism with overloaded boats and logistics demands. (Photo: VNA) Quang Nam (VNS/VNA) – The Cham Islands off the coast of Hoi An have since 2015 limited the number of tourists permitted to 3,000 per day to protect […]