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Hotels urged to provide free lodging for first responders

Hotels urged to provide free lodging for first responders

The Việt Nam National Administration of Tourism has called on hotels and other lodgings to accommodate people who are helping with the response to COVID-19 like doctors, other health care providers and first responders.

Vietnamese in Czech Republic step up to fight COVID-19 pandemic

04/02/2020 11:58

Vietnamese citizens living in the Czech Republic have united in an initiative to give back to the community during the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Hà Nội set to be country’s centre of books by 2030

04/01/2020 10:29

More public and private libraries will be opened from now to 2025 as a part of a plan issued by the capital's People’s Committee to develop a reading culture and build Hà Nội into the country’s centre of books by 2030.

PM agrees submission of Đông Hồ folk paintings dossier to UNESCO

04/01/2020 08:44

A dossier on the art of Đông Hồ folk paintings has been sent to UNESCO for inclusion on the list of intangible cultural heritage in need of urgent safeguarding, following Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc’s approval.

Tours in Việt Nam honoured with ASEAN Tourism Awards Japan 2019

03/31/2020 17:18

Two tourism products in Việt Nam have been honoured at the ASEAN Tourism Awards Japan 2019, held annually by the ASEAN-Japan Centre.

Footballers donate to fight COVID-19

03/31/2020 16:01

Captain Nguyễn Văn Quyết of Hà Nội FC has collected about VNĐ120 million (US$5,200) after calling for support from friends and auctioning a jersey.

HCM City players agree salary cut to support club

03/31/2020 14:53

HCM City FC President Nguyễn Hữu Thắng said all club staff from management to players have agreed to reduce their monthly salaries to during the COVID-19 outbreak.

Defender Thành opens community football centre in Bến Tre

03/30/2020 17:35

HCM City left-back Nguyễn Công Thành has opened a community football centre in his hometown Bến Tre Province to explore for new talents.

Veteran translator releases English version of Kiều

03/30/2020 13:05

At the age of 88, translator Dương Tường has introduced his first book in English - a Vietnamese literature work entitled Kiều. 

HTV Cycling Tournament delayed due to COVID-19

03/30/2020 04:20

The annual HCM City Television (HTV) Cycling Tournament will be delayed this year due to the coronavirus, the organisers have announced.