A day at city museums

0 vote(s)Comment

VietnamNet English 2 hour(s) ago

A day at city museums

VietNamNet Bridge – Saigonese often go to cafés, theaters, cinemas or tourist destinations when they have free time on weekends or holidays while many visitors to HCMC opt for visits to museums to get an insight into culture and history of the country and to entertain themselves with contemporary arts on display at some of the museums and the greenery around these buildings.

Keywords: 

Vietnam exerts more efforts in TPP negotiations

0 vote(s)Comment

VOV News English 2 day(s) ago 1 related news

(VOV) - Vietnam is always desirous of boosting all-around cooperation with the US, primarily in trade and investment, National Assembly (NA) Chairman Nguyen Sinh Hung told visiting US Trade Representative Michael Froman in Hanoi on October 21.

Keywords: 

EVN struggles to cope with rising input costs

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Đầu Tư English 2 day(s) ago

EVN struggles to cope with rising input costs

The rising prices of coal and gas for power production look to push up the state-run Electricity of Vietnam (EVN)’s 2014 operating costs by around VND7 trillion ($328.6 million), which will seriously hurt the firm’s financial plan.

Keywords: 

Workshop highlights dioxin contamination at Bien Hoa Airport

0 vote(s)Comment

VietnamPlus English 2 day(s) ago 3 duplicate news

Workshop highlights dioxin contamination at Bien Hoa Airport

Around 250,000 cu.m of soil in Bien Hoa City, the southern province of Dong Nai, are contaminated with dioxin at levels ranging from 1,000 ppt to as high as more than 1 million ppt, it was reported at a workshop in Dong Nai on October 31.

Keywords: 

New pearl-emblazoned crown for Miss Vietnam

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Dân Trí English 2 day(s) ago 2 related news

New pearl-emblazoned crown for Miss Vietnam

The organisers of Miss Vietnam 2014 have announced that this year's pageant crown will feature pearls, bringing its value to around VND2.5 billion (USD119,000).

Keywords: 

Rescue efforts in Nepal wind down

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Thanh Niên English 3 day(s) ago

Nepal's government says it is winding down its rescue operations around the popular Himalayan trekking route that was hit by a blizzard last week, killing 40, and leaving many unaccounted for.

Keywords: 

Earthquake rattles Lai Chau Province

0 vote(s)Comment

VietNam News English 2 day(s) ago

An earthquake measuring 3.4 on the Richter scale happened around midnight yesterday in the northern mountainous province of Lai Chau's Muong Te District, according to the Institute of Physics of the Earth.

Keywords: 

Moving story behind urban story-tellers

0 vote(s)Comment

VietnamNet English 4 day(s) ago

Moving story behind urban story-tellers

VietNamNet Bridge – While Brandon Stanton, the founder of global photography phenomenon Humans of New York, is on his way to travel around the world and dropped by Vietnam last month, a group of young people in HCMC has initiated Humans of Saigon, a Facebook page modeled after the same idea of Stanton.

Keywords: 

Tan Son Nhat Airport on verge of overloading

0 vote(s)Comment

VietNam News English 5 day(s) ago 1 duplicate news 6 related news

HCM City's Tan Son Nhat Airport will be stretched beyond capacity in the next two years, making construction of the new Long Thanh airport in Dong Nai Province more urgent than ever, experts warn.

Keywords: 

One killed, 2 missing, 4 injured in an explosion in HCMC

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 6 day(s) ago

One victim was killed, four injured and two others missing in a strong explosion that happened at around 4:00pm today at a manufacturing company in District 12 of Ho Chi Minh City.

Keywords: 

First-ever Clean Tech Bootcamp yields first graduates

0 vote(s)Comment

VOV News English 6 day(s) ago

First-ever Clean Tech Bootcamp yields first graduates

(VOV) - Around 24 innovative clean-tech startups have graduated from Vietnam’s first-ever Clean Tech Bootcamp this week.

Keywords: 

Deadly blasts and approaching Islamic State militants spark concerns in Baghdad

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Thanh Niên English 7 day(s) ago

A series of blasts kill 36 people in and around Baghdad over a two-hour span, and an Islamic State advance on the city spark concern among Iraqis.

Keywords: 

IPU-131 General Assembly elects new President

0 vote(s)Comment

VOV News English 7 day(s) ago

IPU-131 General Assembly elects new President

(VOV) - The IPU-131 General Assembly elected a new president on October 16 and approved the sending of official invitations to members of parliaments around the globe to attend the next general assembly set for Hanoi in March 2015.

Keywords: 

Vietnam woman fined $350 for tearing airport officer’s shirt

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Thanh Niên English 7 day(s) ago

Vietnam woman fined $350 for tearing airport officer’s shirt

The Northern Airport Authority announced Wednesday that they have just imposed a VND 7.5 million (US$353) fine on a female passenger who reportedly chased an airport officer around, attacking him and tearing his uniform in late September.

Keywords: 

Vietnam woman fine $350 for tearing airport officer’s shirt

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Thanh Niên English 1 week(s) ago

Vietnam woman fine $350 for tearing airport officer’s shirt

The Northern Airport Authority announced Wednesday that they have just imposed a VND 7.5 million (US$353) fine on a female passenger who reportedly chased an airport officer around, attacking him and tearing his uniform in late September.

Keywords: 

Top page