What’s more to good films than commercial success?
24/05/2017 (GMT+7)
A new drama-comedy film has been taking young Vietnamese audiences by storm, achieving dramatic commercial success since its premiere on April 28.

Vietnamese embassy verifies reported arrest of fishermen in Malaysia
23/05/2017 (GMT+7)
 The Vietnamese Embassy in Malaysia is working with local authorised agencies to verify the information that 23 Vietnamese fishermen were allegedly arrested for illegal fishing in Malaysia’s territorial waters.

Vietnamese farmers need $4.4b support package: experts
23/05/2017 (GMT+7)
 Farmers and enterprises need practical support from the credit package of VNĐ100 trillion (US$4.44 billion) for clean and high-tech agriculture development, according to experts.

Dong Thap police arrest a woman for trafficking seven to China
23/05/2017 (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – Police in the southern province of Dong Thap have arrested a woman in connection with a human trafficking crime.

Path to EU widened for Vietnamese garments-textiles
23/05/2017 (GMT+7)
Vietnam’s garment-textile sector is expected to expand its markets once the Vietnam-EU Free Trade Agreement comes into force in early 2018, reducing tax on Vietnamese garments and textiles exported the EU to 0% over the next seven years.  

Vietnamese Government issues tra fish regulations
23/05/2017 (GMT+7)
 The Government has issued a decree on aquaculture management, and tra fish products processing and export, the Government Office reported.

Vietnamese badminton team enjoys first win at Sudirman Cup
22/05/2017 (GMT+7)
Viet Nam secured their first win over New Zealand at the Sudirman Cup badminton tournament at the Carrara Sport and Leisure Centre in Gold Coast, Australia, yesterday.

Vietnamese students win top honours at US science fair
22/05/2017 (GMT+7)
 Four Vietnamese students have received top awards at the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair, the world’s largest international pre-college science competition.

Vietnamese workers need new skills for digital manufacturing age
21/05/2017 (GMT+7)
 Auto manufacturers and companies in textiles and garments as well as rubber have trained their workers to compete in skills competitions in the country and elsewhere in Asia, Chính said.

Vietnamese young singers to perform at music festival in Thailand
21/05/2017 (GMT+7)
 Young singers Bich Ngoc Idol and Son Tung M-TP will represent Vietnam at the Viral Fest Asia 2017 in Bangkok on June 2 and 3.

Vietnamese fruit exporters warned about 13 UAE companies
19/05/2017 (GMT+7)
 Trade Counsellor of the Viet Nam Embassy to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has warned Vietnamese fruit export firms not to have transactions with 13 import companies in the UAE.

Vietnamese, Australian young leaders contribute to bilateral ties
19/05/2017 (GMT+7)
 Twenty young Vietnamese and Australian leaders in different fields exchanged ideas to spur socio-economic development in their respective countries at a forum in Sydney from May 15-18. 

Vietnamese marksmen to compete in World Cup
19/05/2017 (GMT+7)
 Olympian Hoang Xuan Vinh will take part in the International Shooting Sport Federation World Cup’s men’s 50m pistol event in Germany today.

Concert, dance of contemporary VN works
19/05/2017 (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge –  A special performance featuring Vietnamese contemporary music and dance works will be held at the HCM City Opera House on May 19.

American couple fall in love with the Vietnamese language, people
19/05/2017 (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – Viet Nam can offer many different reasons to fall in love for tourists and expats.

Vietnamese scientist elected to Global Young Academy
18/05/2017 (GMT+7)
 Dr. Tran Quang Huy, from the National Institute of Hygiene and Epidemiology, has been elected to be a member of the Global Young Academy (GYA).

Three Vietnamese films to screen at Cannes Film Festival 2017
18/05/2017 (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – Three Vietnamese films will be screened at the 70th annual Cannes Film Festival, to be held from May 17 to 28. 

Vietnamese actress Ly Nha Ky at Cannes Festival
18/05/2017 (GMT+7)
 Actress and former Tourism Ambassador Ly Nha Ky on May 17 walked the red carpet of the Cannes Film Festival by dazzling in a Ashi Collection white gown.

Tax, customs policies remain roadblocks to Vietnamese enterprises
18/05/2017 (GMT+7)
 While acknowledging the Government’s efforts in tax reforms, many enterprises say cumbersome tax and customs procedures are blunting the country’s advantage in low-price labour. 

Social News 17/5
17/05/2017 (GMT+7)
 Cambodia repatriates remains of Vietnamese voluntary soldiers, Vietnam attends maritime defence exhibition in Singapore, Australian and Vietnamese young leaders share innovation at AVYLD