HCMC poised to hold first ‘ao dai’ honoring festival

15:04 | 04/03/2014 Entertainment

Ho Chi Minh City is set to hold a large-scale fest for the first time to honor “ao dai” (traditional Vietnamese long gown) on March 8 and 9, which aims to better promote the grace of the attire and its historical development and uses, as well as to turn it into a tourist allure.
Thua Thien-Hue moves to protect specialties

14:27 | 04/03/2014 Entertainment

The central province of Thua Thien-Hue will select 3 or 4 of its products to register collective marks under a strategy to promote local specialties during the 2014-2015 period.
Troubled Peugeot picks up Car of the Year award

11:12 | 04/03/2014 Entertainment

Peugeot's 308 picked up the Car of the Year award Monday, a boost for the troubled car company that recently had to be rescued by the French state and China's Dongfeng.
Oscar 2014 cover: '12 Years a Slave' wins best picture

15:20 | 03/03/2014 Entertainment

The slavery drama "12 Years a Slave" won the best picture Oscar on Sunday, becoming the first film from a black director to win the film industry's top honor in the 86 years of the Academy Awards.
Anh Vien gets another gold at US competition

14:58 | 03/03/2014 Entertainment

Vietnam’s champion female swimmer Nguyen Thi Anh Vien clinched a fourth gold medal at the FL Swimming Spring Senior Championships 2014 on March 3.
Sheraton Hanoi celebrates 10th anniversary

10:53 | 03/03/2014 Entertainment

(VEN) - In its ten years from 2004-2014 Sheraton Hanoi Hotel has achieved its goals such as completing a green hotel with a sustainable environment ISO certificate and being acknowledged as a leading hotel in Vietnam.
US$55.08 million for tourism infrastructure project

10:50 | 03/03/2014 Entertainment

(VEN) - Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung recently adopted a US$55.08 million project to develop tourism infrastructure to facilitate growth in the Greater Mekong Sub-region under the direction of the Ministry of Culture, Sport and Tourism.
Ha Giang develops sustainable tourism

08:02 | 03/03/2014 Entertainment

(VEN) - Despite being a mountainous province, Ha Giang has made the most of its advantages, especially tourism to boost the local economy.
India Festival to be held first in Vietnam

10:55 | 02/03/2014 Entertainment

(VEN) - The Indian Ministry of Culture and the Vietnamese Ministry of Culture, Sport and Tourism will hold an India Festival for the first time in Hanoi from March 5-15.
Vietnamese auto industry seeks growth solutions

15:07 | 28/02/2014 Entertainment

(VEN) - According to the Vietnam Automobile Manufacturers’ Association (VAMA), total sales of the domestic auto industry in 2013 reached 110,519 vehicles, a rise of 19 percent compared with 2012 (92,584 vehicles). However, the growth is yet to meet the desire of investors as well as the government.
|< < 309 310 311 312 > >|