09:55 | 14/02/2020 Society
(VEN) - The colorful and exciting unicorn/lion/dragon dance, a traditional Vietnamese custom, is usually performed on festivals and major occasions, particularly during Tet (the Lunar New Year holiday).
09:42 | 13/02/2020 Society
(VEN) - Thai consumers are fussy as far as foreign foods go, but even they cannot resist the iconic Vietnamese broth with rice noodles, herbs, and meat - known the world over as Pho, perhaps also because it reminds them of some of their traditional noodle dishes.
Securities market forecast for 2020 bright
09:12 | 11/02/2020 Economy
(VEN) - The Ho Chi Minh Stock Exchange (HOSE) and Vietnam’s securities market will celebrate their 20th anniversary in 2020, entering a new stage of development expected to affirm its importance as a magnet for domestic and foreign investment capital and reverse its liquidity decline.
Hoi An Silk Village brings Vietnamese silk to the world
09:38 | 10/02/2020 Society
(VEN) - Hoi An used to be an important international trading port and a meeting place of Vietnamese silk products with clothing culture of other countries in the region and the world. Today, Hoi An Silk Village continues to act as a bridge to promote silk products and bring them closer to domestic and foreign consumers.
Can Tho: A potential paradise of eco-tourism
14:48 | 09/02/2020 Society
(VEN) - Riding on the latest trends of green and sustainable tourism development, the Mekong Delta Province of Can Tho is expected to become a top destination with its typical river-borne and fruit garden tourism products.
Vietnam strives for added rice export value
10:29 | 06/02/2020 Trade
(VEN) - Vietnam’s ST25 rice surpassed many other rice varieties from other countries to win first prize in the World’s Best Rice Contest 2019 within the framework of the November World Rice Conference in Manila, the Philippines. The title, following decades of branding, has delivered a boost to the country’s rice exports.
Domestic market growth, stable inflation boost competitiveness
08:55 | 06/02/2020 Society
(VEN) - In the World Economic Forum (WEF)’s 2019 Global Competitiveness Index report, Vietnam moved up 10 places and scored an additional 3.5 points compared with 2018. The result was attributed to the country’s efforts to keep the inflation rate stable and the growth of sales in the domestic market.
Southern Key Economic Zone: An investment magnet
09:12 | 05/02/2020 Economy
(VEN) - The Southern Key Economic Zone (SKEZ) has become Vietnam’s hottest investment destination, accounting for 43 percent of all foreign direct investment (FDI) pledged. The SKEZ has made greater efforts to improve the investment environment, cut red tape and remove bottlenecks in order to enhance further the effectiveness of its FDI attraction.
Flight safety, top priority of VATM
16:05 | 04/02/2020 Companies
(VEN) - The Vietnam Air Traffic Management Corporation (VATM) did a good job in 2019, fulfilling all assigned tasks, successfully operating all flights within its control area, and providing sufficient air navigation services on time.