Ambassador takes a toast for Japan, VN co-operation

Ambassador takes a toast for Japan, VN co-operation

On February 23, His Majesty the Emperor of Japan will turn 60 years old. On this occasion, Ambassador of Japan Kunio Umeda sends Việt Nam News readers a message to celebrate.

Tây Ninh to renovate historic sites for tourism

02/19/2020 09:16

The southern province of Tây Ninh plans to renovate 22 historic relic sites at a total cost of more than VNĐ440 billion (nearly US$19 million) this year in an aim to attract more tourists.

Việt Nam's first overseas tourism office launched in London

02/19/2020 08:42

Việt Nam has officially launched its first overseas tourism office in London, the UK, on February 18. 

Huế Festival 2020 postponed due to coronavirus epidemic

02/19/2020 03:14

The highly anticipated Huế Festival 2020 will be postponed due to the spread of fatal novel coronavirus (Covid-19), according to Thừa Thiên Huế Province’s People’s Committee.

Photos of Hà Nội’s bikes named in int'l photography awards

02/16/2020 20:56

A series of photos entitled Bikes of Hanoi is among finalists for the Sony World Photography Awards 2020 Professional competition.

New centre for fine art development launched

02/12/2020 17:02

The Lunet Art Development and Sponsorship Centre will contribute to promoting art development and preserving the cultural characteristics of Việt Nam, the centre's art director Luneta Phan said at a launch ceremony in Hà Nội. 

Czech-Vietnamese encyclopaedia wins Dictionary of the Year award

02/10/2020 22:13

The six-volume Czech-Vietnamese encyclopaedia has won the “Dictionary of the Year 2020” award by the Union of Interpreters and Translators (JTP).

An Giang’s 140-year-old Khmer pagoda

02/10/2020 08:01

A colourful 140-year-old Khmer pagoda is a must-see site for visitors in the Mekong Delta province of An Giang.

Beauty queen H’Hen Niê releases photos to promote Sơn Đoòng Cave, the world’s largest

02/07/2020 10:15

Beauty queen H’Hen Niê has released a series of photos she took in Sơn Đoòng Cave during her four-day expedition a few days before Tết (Lunar New Year).