Vietnam’s top triathlon event postponed due to pandemic

The race was scheduled for May 10 in the beach city of Da Nang, but with the Covid-19 situation worsening in the country, the local Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism decided to suspend the event, and the organizers have yet to announce a new date.

Toyota Motor Vietnam suspends vehicle production

TMV said the outbreak of COVID-19 had impacted all aspects of business, from economy to society, including the automobile industry. Toyota dealers in Ha Noi have temporarily closed showrooms and workshops in accordance with the direction of the Government and Ha Noi’s People Committee in order to prevent the outbreak from spreading.

Mu Cang Chai named among world’s 50 most beautiful places to visit

The terraced rice fields of Mu Cang Chai impress the tourists that visit. They have been praised as one of the world’s top 20 most colourful places by New York-based magazine Conde Nast Traveler in April 2019.

Viet Nam sees first reduction in retail sales of goods and services in Q1

In the first quarter of this year, Viet Nam still gained low growth of 4.7 per cent in total retail sales of goods and services compared with the same period last year to VND1.25 quadrillion. Of which, retail sales of goods were estimated at VND985.8 trillion, accounting for 79.1 per cent of the total. This […]

Việt Nam sees first reduction in retail sales of goods and services in Q1

In the first quarter of this year, Việt Nam still gained low growth of 4.7 per cent in total retail sales of goods and services compared with the same period last year to VNĐ1.25 quadrillion. Of which, retail sales of goods were estimated at VNĐ985.8 trillion, accounting for 79.1 per cent of the total. This […]

Covid-19 recovery: Hanoi discharges 27 patients

Pham Ngoc Thach, director of the National Hospital for Tropical Diseases in Hanoi’s Dong Anh District, said all 27 people have tested negative for the new coronavirus at least twice in a row, which meets the criteria set by the Health Ministry for their discharge.

Can Tho to become first smart city in Mekong Delta by 2025

Can Tho (VNS/VNA) – Can Tho, the most populated city in the Mekong Delta region, has achieved outstanding results in developing a project to build a smart city after nearly two years of implementation.  Vo Thi Hong Anh, Vice Chairwoman of the Can Tho City People’s Committee, said the project aims to make the city […]

HCM City to provide $42 monthly allowance to people losing jobs due to COVID-19

Speaking at an online meeting between the Party Committee and district people’s committees, the secretary of the Party Committee, Nguyễn Thiện Nhân, said some 600,000 people would lose their jobs now, and the money paid to them would be a way for the city to share their difficulties.

Camping out in times of coronavirus

Trang said these trips help her fulfill her passion for vehicles and travel. Instead of staying in the city and living in fear of Covid-19, she has traveled new roads, breathed fresh air and connected with nature. “Instead of five-star hotels, we opt for the millions of stars in the night sky.”

Scenic Cu Vai village in Yen Bai

Situated in the northern mountainous province of Yen Bai, Cu Vai village is widely considered to be one of the best spots for tourists to discover the locality’s beauty and peace.