Philippines President arrives in Hanoi
Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte landed at Noi Bai International Airport on September 28, beginning an official visit to Vietnam at the invitation of President Tran Dai Quang.

Giant rice exporter incurs huge loss
VietNamNet Bridge - The Southern Food Corporation, also known as Vinafood 2, one of two of Vietnam's largest rice exporters, has reported an accumulative loss of VND1 trillion. 


 
Hanoi to resolve housing address chaos by yearend
 VietNamNet Bridge – House address chaos in Ha Noi will be completely solved this year, according to a decision from municipal authorities.

Foreigner photographs Hau Dong
 VietNamNet Bridge – Tewfic El-Sawy just published his first book of colour photographs, Hau Dong: The Spirit Mediums of Viet Nam, an outgrowth of his passionate interest in indigenous religions and cults.


 
Gorgeous landscapes reveal idyllic tranquillity in Central Highlands
Here are some great images taken by amateur photographer Manh Hung of the quiet foggy rivers, peaceful rice fields, and other landscapes of the Central Highlands region.

Education Ministry criticized about plan to offer many foreign languages at school
VietNamNet Bridge - The Ministry of Education and Training (MOET) has been told that it will put a heavy burden on students by including multiple foreign languages in the curriculum at general schools.


 
Paper made of coconut milk in Hoi An impresses tourists
VietNamNet Bridge - Unlike any other kind of paper made of familiar materials, the paper created by Truong Tan Tho, Le Thanh Ha and Tran Quang Thang in Hoi An ancient town is unique as it is made of nipa.

HCM City: will flooding be eased after five years?
The HCM City authorities have set specific goals and decided to apply more serious measures in the action plan to reduce flooding in the 2016-2020 term with hopes of eliminating many ‘hot spots’. The plan is estimated to cost VND97.3 trillion.


 
 
 
Look back at Hanoi city streets through vintage postcards
 Postcards are always of great historical and social interest. Here’s a look back at images of 36 Hanoi city streets of yesteryear drawn from a stunning collection of unique historical postcards.

Truong Son Cemetery – the resting place of 10,000 martyrs
VietNamNet Bridge - Truong Son Martyrs’ Cemetery in the central province of Quang Tri is where thousands of martyrs are resting in peace. 


 
 
Le brothers launches video installation – exhibition in Hanoi
VietNamNet Bridge - Brothers Le Duc Hai and Le Ngoc Thanh today opens their video installation-exhibition "The Bridge III" at the Goethe-Institut Hanoi.

Vietnamese and Norwegian music to be performed at HBSO's concert
HBSO’s October 9th concert will feature programmatic works from Vietnamese and Norwegian composers.