Vietnamese PM holds talks with Austrian Chancellor
 Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc held talks with Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz in Vienna, Austria, on October 15, as part of his official visit to the European country.

SOEs need clear management
 VietNamNet Bridge – Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue talks to Nhà báo & Công Luận (Journalist and Public Opinion) newspaper on the creation of a new management committee for State-owned enterprises.

Social News 16/10
Book by VN’s businesswoman to come out in mother tongue, Fire destroys single storey house in Dien Bien, 1 dead, 2 injured in coal mine collapse in Quang Ninh, Vietnam Airlines launches in-town check-in service

Traditional opera festival to open in central city
 VietNamNet Bridge – The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism will organise the Professional Theatrical Arts, Bài Chòi (Folk Singing) and Opera 2018 in the central city of Quang Ngai between October 20 and 28.

BPhone 3 – the smartphone model made in Vietnam
Contrary to all predictions, BPhone 3, or the third generation of BPhone, a made-in-Vietnam product of BKAV Corporation, has been praised by domestic experts, who criticized BPhone and BPhone 2.

Hue is to take land of national park for tourism construction
A fresh controversy has broken out as local authorities in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue plan to take almost 400 hectares from the core zone of local Bach Ma National Park to develop a tourism complex.

Murals liven up Hanoi street
 Phan Dinh Phung Street in Hanoi has been revived with beautiful mural paintings featuring the beauty of the capital city. 

15 outstanding construction works in Hanoi
Following are 15 amazing photos of outstanding construction works in Hanoi that have contributed significantly to changing the appearance of the capital city in the new era.

US conductor leads "Scheherazade Concert" in HCM City
 American conductor Christopher Zimmerman, music director of Fairfax Symphony Orchestra in the US, will lead a Scheherazade concert at the HCM City Opera House on October 19.

Events in Hanoi & HCMC on October 8-14
 Events in Hanoi & HCMC on October 8-14