Vietnam shows responsibility, activeness in ASEAN-EU ties
The Hanoitimes - The successfully-closed 20th ASEAN-EU Ministerial Meeting (AEMM-20) in Brussels on July 24 has confirmed the active and responsible role of Vietnam as a coordinator of the ASEAN-EU dialogue relations when it co-chaired the event for the first time.
Tony Blair pledges to share development experience
The Hanoitimes - Former UK Prime Minister Tony Blair has said he is willing to share experience with Vietnam in foreign investment attraction, climate change adaptation, public-private partnership (PPP) model development and human resource training.
Vietnam calls for immediate ceasefire in Gaza Strip
The Hanoitimes - Vietnam has urged concerned parties to the conflict in the Gaza Strip to immediately cease fire and refrain from violence against civilians and resume peace negotiations.
DPM enhances overseas investment
Deputy Prime Minister Hoang Trung Hai has proposed that PetroVietnam Exploration Production Corporation (PVEP) focus on mapping out strategies to boost its oil and gas exploration and exploitation overseas.
HCM City seeks business opportunities in Argentina
The Hanoitimes - The delegation, led by Vice Chairman of the HCM City People’s Committee Nguyen Huu Tin, held a meeting with Vice President of Buenos Aires Legislature Maximiliano Ferraro, and briefed the host on HCM City’s socio-economic achievements in recent years.
East Sea tension not a deterrent to foreign investors
The Hanoitimes - The reports from well-known international consultancy firms all show that major investors still have interest in Vietnam as an attractive investment destination, despite the tensions in the East Sea.
Proposal on visa-exempt extension for Russian visitors
The Hanoitimes - The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism on July 24 asked the Prime Minister to extend visa exemption from 15 days to 30 days for Russian visitors.
New air route from Hanoi to Seoul opened
The Hanoitimes - Vietnamese budget carrier VietJet Air on July 24 officially launched a new air route between Hanoi and Seoul (the Republic of Korea).
Lam Dong, Khanh Hoa cooperate to lure Russian tourists
The Hanoitimes - Central Highland province of Lam Dong and central Khanh Hoa province are effectively cooperating in attracting foreign visitors, particularly those from Russia.
Hanoi’s famed Metropole a treasure trove of history
The Hanoitimes - The Hotel Metropole Hanoi holds invaluable historical significance in the development of the capital city.
Researcher explores history of capital via wrought ironwork
The Hanoitimes - Resulting from a combination of East meets West in the early 20th century, ornamental motifs on the wrought iron railings, balconies, gates and windows give Hanoi a truly elegant beauty.
Three Starbucks cafes to be opened in Hanoi
The Hanoitimes - Starbucks, the world’s largest coffee company, has announced plans to open three new cafes in Hanoi over the next year targeting young people and foreign tourists.
Competition in beverage market to heat up
The Hanoitimes - There will be stiff competition between domestic and foreign beverage firms as Vietnam integrates further into the world beverage market, with tremendous potential for development.
National CPI rises 0.23% in July
The Hanoitimes - The nation’s consumer price index (CPI) for July rose by 0.23% over June and 4.94% over the same period a year ago, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).
Vietnam poised as ‘Big Winner’ from FTAs
The Hanoitimes - The Vietnamese economy is poised for ‘exponential’ strong growth with the signing of a number of free trade agreements (FTA) in the offing.
Exchanges, exhibitions and film on Hoang Sa, Truong Sa in Hanoi
The Hanoitimes - Program contributes to express patriotism and love for homeland through the youth’s perspective on film industry.
Japanese journalist opens photo exhibition on Hoang Sa
The Hanoitimes - ​Japanese journalist Murayami Yasufui opened a photo exhibition in HCM City on July 24, displaying nearly 30 images on the hotspots in Hoang Sa (Paracel) archipelago.
100 artists perform live at the concert titled "The heart of Vietnam"
The Hanoitimes - On the stage of the program titled “X factor” on July 27th, the song "The Heart of Vietnam" will be live performed with the participation of nearly 100 artists for the first time.