Four Italian nationals last Thursday wrapped up their 24-day Vietnam trip, including a 1,000-kilometer-plus biking tour stretching from the former imperial city of Hue to Vung Tau Province to promote Vietnam’s tourism image to Italian people.

HCM City launches digital traffic app
1/23/2017 2:52:28 PM (GMT+7)
Commuters can now plan their routes to avoid getting stuck in HCM City’s congestion hotspots as the city’s Transport Department has announced the launch of a digital traffic app aimed at informing commuters of traffic congestion.

Thanh Le pottery exhibition opens at book street
3/20/2018 5:36:30 PM (GMT+7)
 An exhibition on Thanh Le pottery opens at Ho Chi Minh City Book Street from March 19-25.

Designer Minh Hanh named Knight of the Order of the Star of Italy
3/20/2018 5:32:38 PM (GMT+7)
One of the Vietnamese leading fashion designers, Minh Hanh, was conferred with the medal of Knight of the Order of the Star of Italy on March 16 in Hanoi.

Social News 20/3
3/20/2018 5:19:50 PM (GMT+7)
Deputy PM urges ministries to investigate four vehicle accidents on expressway, Quang Tri border guards bust trans-national drug ring, Entertainment activities suspended for Former Prime Minister’s mourning days

VN’s Ambassador to RoK talks about VN-RoK relations
3/20/2018 5:13:18 PM (GMT+7)
Vietnamese Ambassador to the Republic of Korea Nguyen Vu Tu speaks about Viet Nam-RoK relations on the occasion of the RoK’s President Moon Jae-in’s State visit to Viet Nam from March 22-24. 

'Banh Da Ke' – Simple flavourful snack of Hanoians
3/20/2018 4:53:28 PM (GMT+7)
 Banh da ke (millet rice cracker) is a flavourful snack enjoyed by Hanoians which is a harmonious taste of the crispness of the rice cracker, the aroma of millet, and the sweetness of sugar and mung bean puree.

Hanoi, Quang Ninh Coal share two top spots
3/20/2018 4:52:16 PM (GMT+7)
The V-League 2018’s second round saw Hanoi FC and Quang Ninh Coal share the two top spots, with the maximum of six points after two rounds. 

Park Hang-seo calls up 13 Vietnam U23s to national team
3/20/2018 4:49:34 PM (GMT+7)
 Park Hang-seo has placed great faith in young players, calling up 13 players of the Vietnam U23 team for the next meeting of the Vietnam men’s national team on March 23.

Cold wave from China to grip northern VN
3/20/2018 4:35:26 PM (GMT+7)
 Cold air from China is approaching Viet Nam and is likely to have a direct impact on the northern and central provinces, the Central Hydro-Meteorological Forecast Centre has reported.

Chinese tourist cars allowed in Ha Long City
3/20/2018 4:28:14 PM (GMT+7)
 The People’s Committee of northern Quang Ninh Province has allowed cars driven by Chinese nationals to enter Ha Long City through Mong Cai border gate for tourism purposes.

Trial on wrongdoings in PetroVietnam’s investment in OceanBank
3/20/2018 4:19:33 PM (GMT+7)
 Trial on wrongdoings in PetroVietnam’s investment in OceanBank

State funeral held for former PM Phan Van Khai
3/20/2018 3:44:48 PM (GMT+7)
 The funeral for former Prime Minister Phan Van Khai who passed away in Ho Chi Minh City on March 17 started at 8am on March 20 at the city’s Thong Nhat Hall.