Daily Archives: February 4, 2018

Xang Khan festival of the Thai recognized national intangible cultural heritage

A spring festival and a ceremony to announce Xang Khan festival of the Thai as a national intangible cultural heritage took place in Que Phong district, Nghe An province on Saturday.…

Overseas Vietnamese celebrate Lunar New Year

The Vietnamese Embassy in Japan organized a meeting to celebrate Lunar New Year 2018 on Saturday.

Speaking to overseas Vietnamese and Vietnamese people working and studying in Japan, Ambassador Nguyen Quoc Cuong reviewed major development of Vietnam-Japan ties in 2017 and exchanges of high-ranking visits in order to boost the extensive strategic partnership between the two countries.…

Golden Hammer and Sickle Award 2017 presented

A ceremony to present 2017 Golden Hammer and Sickle awards to outstanding press works about the Party building was held in Hanoi on Saturday.

Party leader Nguyen Phu Trong, President Tran Dai Quang, and senior Party and State officials attended the event.…

Syria rejects US allegations on chemical weapons

The Syrian foreign ministry on Saturday denied US allegations that it had used chemical weapons against rebel-held Eastern Ghouta enclave near Damascus, saying the accusations were lies without evidence.

In a statement, the ministry said the US’s allegations may undermine efforts to resolve the Syrian war through a peaceful settlement between the Syrians without foreign interventions.…