Medical masks presented to Vietnamese community in Cyprus
06:23 | 26/06/2020 Society
Authorised by the Embassy of Vietnam in Italy, Honorary Consul of Vietnam in the Republic of Cyprus Georgio Christophides and the Executive Board of the Vietnamese community in Cyprus have recently organised a ceremony to award 10,000 masks to the Vietnamese community there.
Country branding itself as reliable tourism destination
13:00 | 24/06/2020 Society
(VEN) - Tourism-oriented countries all over the world are debating how best to bring back tourists as soon as the Covid-19 pandemic is controlled. Vietnam, which will be one of the first out the starting gate in tourism recovery, is focusing its strategy on emphasizing its safety as a local and international travel destination, substituting the “safe at home” mantra of the Covid-19 period with “safe in Vietnam”.
Vietnamese consumers spend less on leisure, more on health
06:00 | 23/06/2020 Society
(VEN) - In the first quarter of 2020, Vietnamese consumers spent less on new clothes (nine percent), travel (five percent), upgrading or decorating their homes (four percent), outside entertainment (nine percent) and new technology products (six percent). They also set aside four percent less in savings.
The Cham people are alive and well in unique Bau Truc pottery
06:00 | 21/06/2020 Society
(VEN) - As one of the oldest pottery villages in Southeast Asia, the Bau Truc pottery village in Phuoc Dan Town of the south central coastal province of Ninh Thuan’s Ninh Phuoc District is located about 10km from Phan Rang City, along National Highway 1A.
Mekong Delta boosting post-Covid-19 agricultural production
06:00 | 20/06/2020 Society
(VEN) - Agriculture in the Mekong Delta has suffered three major disasters within a short period, including extreme climatic effects such as drought and saltwater intrusion, animal husbandry disease and the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic. In a bid to boost economic recovery, the 12 regional provinces are seeking to stabilize growth and increase agro-fishery exports.
Utilizing media to promote social change in Vietnam with Safety Delivered
16:09 | 18/06/2020 Society
Safety Delivered, a program implemented by AIP Foundation and supported by The UPS Foundation since 2017, will launch a series of innovative multimedia campaigns, including billboard installations, photo contests, and public service announcements, across primary schools and hospitals in Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City, and Thai Nguyen, Vietnam to raise awareness of the importance of helmet use.