Teaching gongs and traditional musical instruments

The Dak Lak Central Highlands provincial Cultural Center has launched a ten-day training course on building festival programs and teaching gongs and traditional musical instruments.

Technology could make aging a 'Silver Dividend' for Asia's economies

Aging populations could be a boon to economies in the Asia and Pacific region if governments adopt technology policies that improve elderly people’s health, extend skills and working lives, and facilitate job matching, according to a new report from ADB.

Vietnam, Bhutan seek stronger audit cooperation

Bhutanese Auditor General Tshering Kezang has said it was an honour for the Royal Audit Authority of Bhutan to sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the State Audit Office of Vietnam to strengthen relations and improve the quality of audit activities of the two countries in the coming time.

Vietnamese movie wins prize at Busan International Film Festival

Vietnamese movie “Rom” on October 12th won the “New Current” prize at the 24th International Busan Film Festival (BIFF) which is being held in the Republic of Korea.

CMC’s meeting clarifies documents on directives on Party congresses

The Standing Committee of the Central Military Commission (CMC) held a conference on November 11 to clarify the contents of the Politburo’s and the CMC Standing Committee’s directives on the upcoming Party congresses at all levels, toward the 13th National Party Congress.

Resolution on socio-economic development plan for 2020 sails through NA

Legislators adopted a resolution on the socio-economic development plan for 2020 on November 11th - the 16th working day of the 14th National Assembly’s eighth sitting.

40 European travel agencies join fact-finding tour to Hanoi

The Hanoi Department of Tourism is coordinating with Vietnam Airlines to receive nearly 40 representatives of European travel agencies conducting fact-finding tours to Hanoi, Ninh Binh and Quang Ninh from November 9th to 14th.

Vietnam, Japan step up defence ties

Deputy Defence Minister, Sen. Lieut. Gen. Nguyen Chi Vinh on November 11th received a delegation of the Japanese Ministry of Defence now in Vietnam for the 11th defence exchange between the two countries.

Widespread popularization about Party Congresses at all levels for the 2020-2025 term

Party members and people in Hanoi are acutely aware of the significance and importance of the Party Congresses at all levels for the 2020-2025 term and the major viewpoints, guidelines and orientations stated at draft documents submitted to the Party Congresses at all levels, the 17th Hanoi Party Co ...

Vietnam rejects China’s statement on sovereignty over Truong Sa

Vietnam rejects all the contents regarding Vietnam of the Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson’s statement on sovereignty over the Truong Sa (Spratly) Islands on November 8.

Troops take part in blood donation program

The Military Medical Academy on November 9 held a blood donation program, attracting the participation of nearly 400 cadres and youths in the unit.

Italy offers support for Vietnam to improve statistics system

Vietnam and Italy have had success in their work together to improve the national Vietnamese statistic system, an official has said.