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Two Russians drown at Nha Trang beach

Khanh Hoa (VNA) � Two Russian tourists were found dead at Pham Van Dong beach, in Nha Trang city in the central province of Khanh Hoa, on February 12.

According to Chairman of the People’s Committee of Phuoc Hai ward Le Hang Nhat Tuan, the incident occurred at around 11am when the two men, born in 1947 and 1978, were washed away by strong waves.…

PM lauds bank’s contributions to poverty reduction

Hanoi (VNA) � Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has applauded significant contributions of the Vietnam Bank for Social Policies (VBSP) to the country’s poverty reduction and socio-economic development while attending a Lunar New Year meeting of the bank on February 11 or the seventh day of the first lunar month.…

PM lauds bank’s contributions to poverty reduction

Hanoi (VNA) � Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has applauded significant contributions of the Vietnam Bank for Social Policies (VBSP) to the country’s poverty reduction and socio-economic development while attending a Lunar New Year meeting of the bank on February 11 or the seventh day of the first lunar month.…

Relic, tourist sites in Dien Bien, Dak Lak crowded during holiday

Dien Bien (VNA) � Domestic and foreign tourist arrivals to relic sites in the northern mountainous province of Dien Bien strongly hiked during the Lunar New Year festival.

Over 12,500 people visited Dien Bien Phu battlefield relic complex from February 2-9, with nearly 9,000 on February 8-9 alone, said Deputy Director of the Dien Bien Phu Victory Museum Vu Thi Tuyet Nga.…

Relic, tourist sites in Dien Bien, Dak Lak crowded during holiday

Dien Bien (VNA) � Domestic and foreign tourist arrivals to relic sites in the northern mountainous province of Dien Bien strongly hiked during the Lunar New Year festival.

Over 12,500 people visited Dien Bien Phu battlefield relic complex from February 2-9, with nearly 9,000 on February 8-9 alone, said Deputy Director of the Dien Bien Phu Victory Museum Vu Thi Tuyet Nga.…

Banh gio, softest rice dough dumpling

Hanoi (VNA) – Banh gio (rice dough dumpling with minced pork and wood ear mushrooms inside) is favoured as a breakfast dish and as an after-school supper dish for children.

Among the myriad Vietnamese dishes made with rice, be it main courses, side-dishes or snacks that are meals in themselves, the softest gluey texture belongs to banh gio.…

Banh gio, softest rice dough dumpling

Hanoi (VNA) – Banh gio (rice dough dumpling with minced pork and wood ear mushrooms inside) is favoured as a breakfast dish and as an after-school supper dish for children.

Among the myriad Vietnamese dishes made with rice, be it main courses, side-dishes or snacks that are meals in themselves, the softest gluey texture belongs to banh gio.…