Contestants in the Miss Grand International 2017 pageant enjoyed themselves sliding down Quang Phu sand dune in the central province of Quang Binh this weekend.

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.

VN-Index down on profit-taking
10/17/2017 12:21:03 PM (GMT+7)
 Shares declined on the HCM Stock Exchange on October 16 after rallying for six consecutive sessions as large-cap stocks lost steam on late profit-taking.

SCIC to auction 3.33 percent of Vinamilk stake next month
10/17/2017 12:19:29 PM (GMT+7)
 Vietnam’s sovereign fund State Capital Investment Corporation (SCIC) will sell 3.33 percent of the State’s capital in Vinamilk on November 10 this year, the SCIC announced on October 16.

Men’s football team up nine steps in FIFA world rankings
10/17/2017 12:15:56 PM (GMT+7)
 The Vietnamese men’s football team jumped nine steps to No.121 globally on the FIFA ranking for October, according to the Vietnam Football Federation (VFF).

VN’s youth union head meets world youth federation leader in Sochi
10/17/2017 12:12:16 PM (GMT+7)
 First Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union Central Committee Le Quoc Phong met with President of the World Federation of Democratic Youth Nicolas Papademetriou in Sochi, Russia, on October 16.

Prime Minister congratulates US ambassador on successful term in Vietnam
10/17/2017 12:09:59 PM (GMT+7)
 Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc received outgoing US Ambassador Ted Osius in Hanoi on October 17, congratulating the diplomat on a successful term in Vietnam.

Automated customs system piloted at Noi Bai airport
10/17/2017 12:06:54 PM (GMT+7)
The municipal Customs Department on October 16 officially started piloting an automated customs management and supervision system of imported and exported goods at the Noi Bai International Airport. 

Japan thrash Vietnam 8-0 in AFC U19 event
10/17/2017 12:05:21 PM (GMT+7)
 Vietnam lost 8-0 to Japan in their first match of Group B at the Asian Football Confederation U19 Women’s Championship on October 16 in Nanjing, China.

Vietnam team schedule announced for AFC U19 Women’s Championship
10/17/2017 12:04:10 PM (GMT+7)
 The Vietnam U19 team are in Group B with Japan, the Republic of Korea, and Australia, as decided by the result of the draw for the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) U19 Women’s Championship.

Scenic bliss for wedding portraits in Vietnam
10/17/2017 11:31:32 AM (GMT+7)
Vietnam boasts countless breath-taking views, which are being hailed as a ‘paradise’ for wedding photographs by couples and photographers. 

Miss Grand contestants plant trees on Phu Quoc Island
10/17/2017 11:16:52 AM (GMT+7)
Candidates in the Miss Grand International 2017 pageant braved the rain to take part in outdoor activities on Phu Quoc Island, Kien Giang Province, October 15.

Vietnam Junior Fashion Week in HCM City
10/17/2017 11:11:27 AM (GMT+7)
A large number of models have been strutting the catwalk at Vietnam Junior Fashion Week (VJFW 2017) taking place in Ho Chi Minh City.