WEF speaks highly of Vietnam’s COVID-19 containment

Geneva (VNA) – “Vietnam shows how you can contain COVID-19 with limited resources” is the title of an article by senior writer Sean Fleming published on the World Economic Forum (WEF) website on March 30.    Fleming started the article highlighting that Vietnam has had no fatalities as a result of the global pandemic, which “has […]

Another automaker in Vietnam halts operation

Hanoi (VNA) – TC Motor has said that it will halt vehicle production in the northern province of Ninh Binh from April 1 to 15 over concerns of the COVID-19 pandemic. This makes TC Motor the third automaker in Vietnam to suspend operations, following Ford Vietnam and Toyota Motor Vietnam on March 26 and 30, […]

Five new cases bring Vietnam’s Covid-19 count to 212

“Patient 209,” 55, resides in Duc Giang Commune, Long Bien District of Hanoi. She works as a cook at Petrolimex Hanoi Co., Ltd in Duc Giang. Between March 18 and 24, she had come into close contact with “Patient 163” at the company’s canteen. “Patient 163” is a 43-year-old Vietnamese woman who is granddaughter of […]

Five new cases push Vietnam’s Covid-19 count up to 212

“Patient 210” is a 26-year-old woman from Can Loc District in Ha Tinh Province in central Vietnam. She returned to Vietnam from Thailand on March 20 after she had met with “Patient 201,” also a Truong Sinh employee. Upon arrival, she was quarantined at a camp in Ha Tinh and has tested positive. She is […]

Vietnam Cycle 2017 to open in Hà Nội

A corner of Vietnam Cycle 2016. The event drew 10,000 foreign and domestic visitors. Over 400 bicycles were sold and 47 contracts were signed during the exhibition. — Photo vietnamcycle.vnViet Nam News HÀ NỘI — The 6th Vietnam International Bicycle Exhibition (Vietnam Cycle 2017) will be held in Hà Nội, with the participation of renowned brands […]

Vietnam Motor Show 2016 – “Accelerate to Celebrate”

Chevrolet, Ford, Toyota and Honda will showcase a generation of new products, including new SUVs and sports models never before seen in the market. Key models include the Ford Explorer 2017, the Chevrolet Colorado 2017 and the new Toyota Corolla Altis. The brands highlight engine improvements and design alternations to fit the younger demographic.

Vietnam urges people to stay at home, bans gatherings of more than two

People must inform authorities of their health status and undertake measures to protect their families’ and their own health. Business leaders will be responsible for deploying disease prevention measures at their businesses and keeping their employees healthy.

Should Smith and Warner bans be reduced? Guardian cricket writers have their say

Comments about the money they’re losing make little sense. Those players only made millions by being contracted to CA. Damage the game and lose the contract. It’s no one else’s fault, and they’ve had the option to earn elsewhere around the world. Dwelling on duration is also misleading: so far they’ve missed three Test matches. […]

La La Land writer-director Damien Chazelle on subverting the things he loves most

I mean, yeah, why not? Part of the fun thing about making this movie is, I’ve been a movie lover my whole life, but some movies give you permission to indulge in that love and celebrate it, and other movies don’t. This is, in many ways, a movie about movies, and a movie about the […]

Ministry proposes limiting rice exports to 400,000 tonnes per month

The proposal estimates that the export volume of rice in April and May will reach approximately 800,000 tonnes. Based on the developments of the COVID-19 and reports compiled by relevant ministries, the PM will consider the matter of May’s rice exports in the last week of April. The MoIT has also also suggested that rice […]