Life in Vietnam

Thailand hails co-operation with Việt Nam, Ambassador says

Thailand hails co-operation with Việt Nam, Ambassador says

On the occasion of the Birthday of His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej the Great, the National Day of the Kingdom of Thailand, and Thailand's Father's Day, Việt Nam News presents an article written by Tanee Sangrat, Ambassador of Thailand to Việt Nam.

Romania and bilateral relations with Việt Nam

11/29/2019 08:12

On the occasion of the Great Union Day of Romania, Ambassador Prof Dr Emil Ghitulescu sends a message to celebrate.

Japanese woman cares for children cancer patients in Huế

11/28/2019 08:51

Over 20 years ago, a Japanese woman visited the central city of Huế and fell in love with the place.She has returned many times to support children fighting cancer.Kazuyo Watanabe is now a familiar face for children their parents at the Paediatrics Centre at Huế Central Hospital. She visits Huế four times a year, and spends most of her time with patients.

To-your-health: Understanding Dengue fever

11/24/2019 21:50

Dengue fever is a flu-like illness caused by one of the serotypes (DEN-1, DEN-2, DEN-3 or DEN-4) from the Flaviviridae family, and is transmitted by a female mosquito from the Aedes aegypti species. Persons who harbour the virus may or may not be symptomatic with most cases being mild and resolving on their own.

Electronic devices pose a threat to children

11/24/2019 08:54

Dr Trần Quốc Khánh from the Việt Nam-Germany Friendship Hospital has made a list of 14 problems that can occur among children who use smartphones from an early age.

Artisan dedicates life to ritual singing

11/24/2019 08:52

Tạ Thị Bích Lộc, now 80, works at Cửa Đông Temple in Lạng Sơn City. She has been a chầu văn singer for more than 40 years.

Awards for green architecture

11/24/2019 08:39

Võ Trọng Nghĩa is an architect who practises green architecture.His company has won awards for this type of work.

Keeping Tày brocade alive

11/24/2019 08:16

The group is well-known for the colourful patterns which were passed down from generation to generation. 

The source of most suits

11/23/2019 08:19

Most suits in Việt Nam are made in the same area of Hà Nội.Suit-making has been happening there for nearly ninety years.