Vietnam attends lawyers congress in Belgium
The Hanoitimes - Leading Vietnamese lawyers and legal experts are participating in the 18th congress of the International Association of Democratic Lawyers (IADL) in Brussels, Belgium, from April 15-19.
Seminar honours late President Ho Chi Minh
The Hanoitimes - A seminar was held in Egypt on April 14 in honour of late President Ho Chi Minh – Viet Nam’s great leader, hero of national liberation and outstanding diplomat of the 20th century.
Deputy PM: UK firms can excel in Vietnam
The Hanoitimes - Vietnam has paid a great deal of attention to improving the environment for its sustainable development and investment, Deputy Prime Minister Vu Van Ninh has declared.
Japan becomes the biggest investor in Vietnam
The Hanoitimes - Japan has surpassed all other nations to become the largest source of foreign direct investment in Vietnam, with 2,237 projects and registered capital of US$35.38 billion.
Turkish investment in Vietnam rises to US$69 million
The Hanoitimes - By the end of March 2014, Turkey had invested in 9 projects worth US$68.8 million in Vietnam, ranking it 44th among 99 foreign investors in the Southeast Asian nation.
Japanese investors eye the Mekong River Delta market
The Hanoitimes - The Steering Committee for South-western region chaired a meeting with local leaders of the Mekong River Delta region in Can Tho city on April 15, discussing the agenda for a meeting with Japanese businessmen early next week.
Int’l dance festival opens in Hue city
The Hanoitimes - An international dance festival kicked off in the imperial Hue city in the central Thua Thien-Hue province on April 14 as part of Hue Festival 2014, with the participation of 24 art troupes from countries and territories.
Waking the Dragon
The Hanoitimes - Quang Ninh is blessed with rugged mountains, an incredible coastline and Ha Long Bay. The province is a source of great national pride, yet, like a sleeping dragon, it needs to be awoken.
Lang Co to be honoured as world beautiful bay
The Hanoitimes - Hue will organise a festival on April 24-25 to introduce its Lang Co Bay as one of the most beautiful bays of the world.
Old Hanoi meets new in panoramic views
The Hanoitimes - Panoramic photos show Hanoi in the process of development, with old and dusty homes next to new and modern buildings.
HN enters Top 10 best worldwide travel destinations
The Hanoitimes - The Capital city of Ha Noi ranked 8th place in the list of Top 10 best worldwide destinations for travelers, according to TripAdvisor.
Hanoi's impressive architectural marvel
The Hanoitimes - One of Hanoi’s newest landmarks – Nhat Tan Bridge and Highway – an impressive architectural marvel linking the main portion of the city with the Noi Bai International Airport is in the final stages of construction.
Fisheries sector given best solutions
The Hanoitimes - PM Nguyen Tan Dung said that The Government will issue a decree offering more support to the country’s fisheries sector, putting it on a fast and sustainable road to growth.
Effectively implementing FTAs
The Hanoitimes - A Vietnam-US seminar in Hanoi on April 15 examined the role of the National Assembly in overseeing and improving the efficiency of implementation of free trade agreements.
Vietnam in global top 10 for foreign remittances
The Hanoitimes - The World Bank (WB) has announced Vietnam is among the top ten overseas remittance recipients in the world, receiving US$11 billion last year alone.
Vietnamese-origin designer shines in Australia
The Hanoitimes - ​A stunning collection by designer Betty Tran, a Vietnamese-Australian, has become the talk of the town at Australia Fashion Week 2014.
Five Vietnamese films to be shown in Korea
The Hanoitimes - On the occasion of Vietnam Film Festival 2014, ​five Vietnamese blockbusters will be offered to cinema fans in the Republic of Korea (RoK) from April 16-19.
Photo contest themed “Chat thoi gian”launched on Facebook
The Hanoitimes - Vinacafe and VNphoto will launch a photo contest themed “Chat thoi gian” on Facebook until May 30 for both professional and amateur photographers to scoop total prize money of VND140 million.