Vietnamese Banh bot loc among world’s tastiest dumplings

Vietnamese Banh bot loc among world’s tastiest dumplings

(VEN) - The CNN has announced the list of 35 of the world’s most delicious dumplings, including Banh Bot Loc (Vietnamese tapioca dumplings). It is a chewy dumpling made from tapioca flour and filled with pork and shrimp.
New decree protects intangible cultural heritage

New decree protects intangible cultural heritage

The Government has issued a new decree stipulating measures to manage, protect and promote the value of intangible cultural heritage in the list of national items and of UNESCO.
MCST reports on national culture, sport and tourism activities in Q1, looks to Q2

MCST reports on national culture, sport and tourism activities in Q1, looks to Q2

The ministry also mapped out its preparation to build scientific records to submit to UNESCO for the intangible cultural heritages of Mo Mường (Hòa Bình Province), traditional martial arts (Bình Định Province), and traditional opera of chèo of the Northern Delta (Thái Bình Province).
Đom Lơng Néak Tà Festival recognised as National Intangible Cultural Heritage

Đom Lơng Néak Tà Festival recognised as National Intangible Cultural Heritage

Khmer people organise the Đom Lơng Néak Tà Festival at Néak Tà temples to worship Néak Tà, the god of protection for rain, good crops, health and peace.
Concert to honour Điện Biên Phủ victory

Concert to honour Điện Biên Phủ victory

Artists from the Việt Nam Contemporary Art Theatre will perform at a concert on May 4 to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the Điện Biên Phủ victory.
Film week to celebrate 70th anniversary of Điện Biên Phủ victory

Film week to celebrate 70th anniversary of Điện Biên Phủ victory

The opening ceremony of the film week takes place on April 24 at Điện Biên Phủ Cinema with screenings of two films: Đồng hành cùng lịch sử (Alongside with history) and Đào, Phở và Piano (Peach Blossom, Phở and Piano).
Museums free on National Reunification Day

Museums free on National Reunification Day

State-owned museums will offer free entry to the public in HCM City, as part of the city’s activities to celebrate the 49th anniversary of the Liberation of the South and National Reunification on April 30.
Female artists tell stories in strokes

Female artists tell stories in strokes

The exhibition entitled HerStory: Women in Art features 12 paintings and four sculptures by Nguyễn Thị Hoà, Cristina González, Mai Minh Hằng, Nguyễn Thị Thanh Lưu, Nguyễn Thị Thu Hiền and Alix Aymé.
Vietnamese bread tops TasteAtlas world

Vietnamese bread tops TasteAtlas world's 100 tastiest sandwiches rankings

Bread was first made popular in Việt Nam by the French since 1859, but a source from the HCM City’s Tourism Department said it could have been present in the country earlier than that, through trade and commerce with Europeans.
Phu Tho launches “Returning to the UNESCO Heritage Site” tour

Phu Tho launches “Returning to the UNESCO Heritage Site” tour

(VEN) - On the occasion of the Hung King’s Death Anniversary and the Hung Temple Festival 2024, Phu Tho Province launched the tour “Returning to the UNESCO Heritage Site.”
Programmes and policies improve Khmer people’s livelihood

Programmes and policies improve Khmer people’s livelihood

The southern province of Sóc Trăng has the highest concentration of Khmer people in Việt Nam, accounting for 30 per cent of their total population. The implementation of the socialisation policy for housing in the locality has achieved positive results, addressing the issue of housing for impoverished Khmer households, while solving social welfare problems and reducing poverty.
Photo exhibition features Vietnamese revolutionary cinema

Photo exhibition features Vietnamese revolutionary cinema

More than 100 photos featuring Vietnamese revolutionary cinema are on displayed on Nguyễn Huệ Pedestrian Street as part of the first Hồ Chí Minh City International Film Festival 2024 from April 6-13.
French auction house to put Vietnamese royal antiques under the hammer

French auction house to put Vietnamese royal antiques under the hammer

They are to be sold in the auction session Collection Michel Gontier - Decorations of The Annam Empire of French auction house Drouot. The highlights of 273 items on auction are the royal insignia of Emperor Khải Định (1885-1925) and the ceremonial sabre of Emperor Hàm Nghi (1871-1944).
‘Journey of Heritages’ photo contest marks its 10th season

‘Journey of Heritages’ photo contest marks its 10th season

A total of 14 prizes will be given to the best photo collections and best cover photos.
Indian business community celebrates Holi festival in Vietnam

Indian business community celebrates Holi festival in Vietnam

The Indian Business Chamber in Vietnam (INCHAM) held the Holi 2024 festival in Ho Chi Minh City.
Việt Nam hosts the 14th regional art festival

Việt Nam hosts the 14th regional art festival

The exhibition will showcase paintings and sculptures by artists from Singapore, Malaysia, the Philippines, Taiwan and Việt Nam.
Vietnamese student takes top prize in Japan

Vietnamese student takes top prize in Japan

Linh won the jury panel's heart performing aria Den Teuren zu versohnen from opera Martha composed by Friedrich von Flotow.
Vietnamese musicians release new hits in March

Vietnamese musicians release new hits in March

The month of March saw the release of new singles from a number of Vietnamese musicians and singers.
Xinh Mun people celebrate traditional festival

Xinh Mun people celebrate traditional festival

Sà Típ Festival begins with the ritual offering, which is then followed by the activities of drinking rice wine, enjoying the feast and dancing to the rhythms of the drums and gongs. The celebration often lasts until the next morning. Villagers return home filled with joy, and some continue to attend the festivals at other households within the community the following days.
Experiencing Việt Nam through food

Experiencing Việt Nam through food

Venturing deeper into the heart and soul of Sài Gòn, one encounters a city that pulsates with the energy of a thousand stories, each one a thread in the rich tapestry of Việt Nam’s history. This is a place where the echoes of the past are not mere whispers but vibrant, living presences that shape the city’s present and future.
Students promote Vietnamese culture in Russia

Students promote Vietnamese culture in Russia

The Vietnamese Students’ Association in the Peoples' Friendship University of Russia (RUDN) held an event called "Bamboo Legend” on March 16 to conclude the Vietnamese Culture Week 2024 at the university.
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Experts see a golden opportunity for Vietnam to tap into the booming Halal market, fueled by a surging global Muslim population.
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The Nha Trang Beach Tourism Festival has opened in the south-central coastal province of Khánh Hòa with music and dance performances by popular artists.
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The 2024 Huế International Arts Festival Week, which wrapped up on June 12 evening, attracted over 19,000 foreign tourists and more than 81,000 domestic ones, according to the organisers.
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Thanh Hóa plans to promote tours connecting with Laos province

The north-central province of Thanh Hóa plans to develop and exploit tours that connect it with the Houaphanh province of Laos.
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French conductorpianist to host concert tour in VN

French conductor and pianist David Greilsammer will host a concert tour across Việt Nam, starting in HCM City on June 18.
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Sông Hồng Festival 2024 promotes cultural exchange between Việt Nam and China

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NA Standing Committee agrees to reduce value added tax by two per cent

NA Standing Committee agrees to reduce value added tax by two per cent

HÀ NỘI — The National Assembly (NA) Standing Committee discussed the draft Resolution on value added tax (VAT) reduction during its session on Thursday morning.
Draft decree scrutinised to ensure early implementation of land law

Draft decree scrutinised to ensure early implementation of land law

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China remains top priority in Việt Nam's foreign policy: President

President Tô Lâm and Chinese Ambassador to Việt Nam Xiong Bo spoke highly of the recent strong progress in the bilateral relations, especially since the two countries reached consensus in elevating the ties and building a Việt Nam- China community with a shared future that carries strategic significance.
Experts propose tax on gold trades to curb market volatility

Experts propose tax on gold trades to curb market volatility

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Construction of new Vietnam-Singapore IP begins in Lang Son

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The Lang Son provincial People’s Committee and the Vietnam Singapore Industrial Park and Township Development Joint Stock Company (VSIP JSC) on June 14 commenced the construction of VSIP Lang Son project – the 16th of its kind in Vietnam.
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Viet Nam accounted for 10% of semiconductor chip exports to the U.S. in the 12 months ending this February, ranking third after Malaysia and Taiwan.
Revised law proposes sweeping changes to pharmaceutical industry

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HÀ NỘI — A revised version of the Law on Pharmaceuticals 2016 will be presented to the National Assembly for discussion and feedback during a legislative meeting from June 17 to 28.
Hoa Binh Province develops industrial clusters

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(VEN) - The northern province of Hoa Binh has issued many policies to develop industrial clusters (ICs), contributing to the provincial industrial growth.
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Viet Nam is poised to become one of the fastest growing economies in the region in the coming years, according to experts from HSBC.
Forum promotes Korean ICT investment to central region

Forum promotes Korean ICT investment to central region

A forum was held on June 10 in the central province of Quang Nam to promote the cooperation between the Republic of Korea (RoK) and Vietnam in the information and communications technologies (ICT) sector.
Canadian enterprises interested in Vietnamese market

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The Vietnam Trade Office in Canada has coordinated with agencies of the host country to hold a business dialogue in Toronto, drawing the attention of Canadian businesses that have invested in Vietnam and those planning to seek opportunities in this dynamic Asian market.
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There are plenty of opportunities for Vietnamese enterprises to expand investment in Slovenia which is located in the centre of Europe and boasts an export-oriented economy along with strengths in a variety of fields such as transportation, logistics, engineering and pharmaceuticals, according to Vesna Nahtigal, General Manager of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Slovenia (CCIS).
ADB supports financial access for women-owned businesses in Vietnam

ADB supports financial access for women-owned businesses in Vietnam

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and Lien Viet Post Joint Stock Commercial Bank (LPBank) on June 12 signed a financing package of up to 80 million USD to expand access to finance for a women-owned small and medium-sized enterprises (WSMEs) project in Vietnam.
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The General Department of Taxation on June 5 reported that the total State budget collection of the tax sector in the first five months of this year was estimated at 767.41 trillion VND (30.19 billion USD), equivalent to 51.6% of the yearly projection and representing a year-on-year rise of 14.9%.
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Settlement of weak banks remains tough: SBV

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Credit growth quota policy needs to ensure safety of banking system

The State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) this year removed the credit growth quota for foreign banks, but the policy remains for Vietnamese banks, due to concerns about rising bad debts, the security of the banking system and macroeconomic instability.
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Việt Nam issues national plan to eliminate ozone-depleting substances

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Việt Nam will promote the transition to technologies that utilise substances with low or zero global warming potential, and roll out sustainable cooling solutions to cut emissions by 11.2 million tonnes of CO2 equivalent by 2045.
Vinh Tan thermal power plants apply technology in dust control

Vinh Tan thermal power plants apply technology in dust control

(VEN) - To control dust released into the environment during production, thermal power plants of the Vinh Tan Power Center of Vietnam Electricity (EVN) have installed Electrostatic Precipitator (ESP) systems for each power generation unit, thereby helping control dust treatment efficiency at over 99.6 percent.
Vietnam, France cooperate towards net zero goal

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France is ready to work with Vietnam to promote cooperative activities in the field of green development and reducing net emissions by providing advanced technical solutions, French Ambassador to Vietnam Olivier Brochet said on June 6.
FPT helps Da Nang become Vietnam’s "Silicon Valley"

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FPT is accompanying Da Nang in preparing and training high-quality human resources for the semiconductor industry, with a goal of helping the central city become a "Silicon Valley" of Vietnam.
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The future of Vietnamese businesses amid major technology trends, and choosing sustainable technologies to achieve resilience and create tomorrow’s growth engine were among the topics discussed at the International Innovative Business Forum in HCM City on June 12.The future of Vietnamese businesses amid major technology trends, and choosing sustainable technologies to achieve resilience and create tomorrow’s growth engine were among the topics discussed at the International Innovative Business Forum in HCM City on June 12.
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The international exhibition on telecommunication & information technology opens in HCMC

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Vietnamese now official language in San Francisco

The San Francisco Board of Supervisors has freshly voted unanimously to formally declare Vietnamese an official city language that requires the authorities’ provision of translation services.
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Việt Nam nearing goal of universal health insurance

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Việt Nam companies attend international travel expo in Hong Kong

Việt Nam companies attend international travel expo in Hong Kong

Together with the national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines, companies from Vietnam are taking part in the Hong Kong International Travel Expo (ITE-2024) in Hong Kong (China) from June 13-16.
Fundamental shift needed, SCIC proposes change in state capital management

Fundamental shift needed, SCIC proposes change in state capital management

There needs to be a fundamental shift from strengthening management in state-owned-enterprises (SOEs) to consolidating and developing while building several large-scale, efficient economic groups capable of regional and international competition in key economic sectors, said the State Capital Investment Corporation (SCIC).
Vietjet offers 50% off tickets on three international routes

Vietjet offers 50% off tickets on three international routes

Vietjet is giving passengers up to 50 per cent off airfare for flights between Việt Nam and Chengdu, Xi'an and Hong Kong.
Long Hậu sets to divest from Sài Gòn - Hiệp Phước Port

Long Hậu sets to divest from Sài Gòn - Hiệp Phước Port

As of March 31, Long Hậu held 80,000 shares in Sài Gon - Hiệp Phước Port, equivalent to an investment value of VNĐ80 billion (US$3.1 million).
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Huế Int’l Arts Festival Week draws over 100,000 visitors

Huế Int’l Arts Festival Week draws over 100,000 visitors

The 2024 Huế International Arts Festival Week, which wrapped up on June 12 evening, attracted over 19,000 foreign tourists and more than 81,000 domestic ones, according to the organisers.
French conductorpianist to host concert tour in VN

French conductorpianist to host concert tour in VN

French conductor and pianist David Greilsammer will host a concert tour across Việt Nam, starting in HCM City on June 18.
Sông Hồng Festival 2024 promotes cultural exchange between Việt Nam and China

Sông Hồng Festival 2024 promotes cultural exchange between Việt Nam and China

The Red River Festival will be held from September to November 2024 in Lào Cai Province, with invitations to Yunnan Province, China and provinces along the river in Việt Nam.
Concert honours Vietnamese composers

Concert honours Vietnamese composers

The concert features the Việt Nam National Symphony and Orchestra (VNSO) playing pieces by renowned composers Đỗ Hồng Quân, Trần Mạnh Hùng, the late Đỗ Dũng, PQ Phan and emerging musician Phó Đức Hoàng.
4-day Nha Trang Beach Tourism Festival begins

4-day Nha Trang Beach Tourism Festival begins

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Thanh Hóa plans to promote tours connecting with Laos province

Thanh Hóa plans to promote tours connecting with Laos province

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Cửa Đại Beach to kick start month-long Summer Fest

Cửa Đại Beach to kick start month-long Summer Fest

Children aged from five to ten, will be racing in the ‘Kids Run’ in the Children Summer Camp on Cửa Đại Beach in the ancient town on June 15, heralding the start of the Hội An Summer Festival.
Photo contest promotes tourism in Lâm Đồng

Photo contest promotes tourism in Lâm Đồng

The Tây Nguyên (Central Highlands) province of Lâm Đồng and its people are the themes of a photo contest launched by the HCM City Photography Association this week.
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