Category Archives: Business

Photo exhibition marks 130th birth anniversary of President Ton Duc Thang

A photo exhibition entitled President Ton Duc Thang, an outstanding son of the Vietnamese nation opened in Ho Chi Minh City on Friday to mark the 130th birthday of the late President.…

Vietnamese tourism shines in Australia, New Zealand

Australian people are being introduced to Vietnam’s land, people and culture as a tourism promotion program arrived in Sydney on Wednesday.

The event, hosted by the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT), tours 5 destinations in the Pacific region this year, including Australia and New Zealand.…

Two Koreas resume military connection

The South Korean Defense Ministry said Wednesday that Seoul and Pyongyang have resumed their military communication line on the eastern side of the Korean peninsula, a result of the two countries’ high-level military meeting in June, the first in more than a decade.…

Vietnam Airlines, Jetstar Pacific reschedule flights as storm Bebinca approaches

Vietnam Airlines has canceled flights VN1180/1181 between HCM city and Hai Phong city on Friday (August 17) as a result of storm Bebinca.

The same day, Vietnam Airlines’ flights VN1262 and VN1263, both between HCM city and Vinh city, will depart at 2:40pm instead of 6:30am, and at 5pm instead of 9am respectively.…

Israel considers reopening Gaza cargo crossing

The Israeli Defense Ministry said it will reopen the sole cargo crossing from the Gaza Strip on Wednesday if the recent calm continues.

Minister Avigdor Lieberman said the Kerem Shalom gate will open at 9 am local time and the fishing zone will be extended to 14 kilometers from the coast.…

VOV’s English 24/7 covers Quang Ninh, southern region

The Voice of Vietnam’s exclusive English channel has extended its coverage to some northern and southern areas to cater to growing demand of foreign expats, visitors and Vietnamese speaking English.

As from Wednesday (August 15), the English 24/7 service is available in the northern border province of Quang Ninh and the southern region on FM 104 Mhz from 6am until midnight, giving audiences an abundant source of up-to-the-minute news, entertainment and education information, along with great music from Vietnam and around the world.…

Da Nang city’s Golden Bridge goes viral

The Cau Vang (Golden Bridge) in the central coastal city of Da Nang, supported by a colossal pair of hands, has caught media attention worldwide due to its dazzling design.

The India Times said that the highlight of this jaw-dropping structure is that it rests on two giant hands.…