HCM City, Luang Prabang beef up cooperation

HCM City, Luang Prabang beef up cooperation

Scene at the talks (Photo: VNA) HCM City (VNA) – Leaders of Ho Chi Minh City and Luang Prabang province of Laos agreed to promote multi-sectoral collaboration during their talks in the southern largest economic hub of Vietnam on October 14. Khamkhanh Chanthavisouk, Secretary of the Luang Prabang Party Committee and governor […]

Craft and Design Challenge launched

Illustrative image: Kon Tum rice painting craft in the making (Photo Courtesy of Hong Diep) Hanoi (VNA) – The first ever Craft and Design Challenge Prize 2017 has been launched for Vietnam’s design students, young designers and entrepreneurs who either show an interest and ability in craft-based design or have experience running craft and […]

Saigon Central Post Office- unique architectural complex in HCM City

The Saigon Central Post Office, at 2 Paris Commune Street opposite Notre-Dame cathedral is one of Vietnam’s most beautiful examples of French colonial architecture.  Tran Minh Hai, a tour guide said “The Central Post Office and Notre Dame Cathedral are the most visited sites in Ho […]

Vietnam promotes Lifetime Learning Week

Cities and provinces have responded to the Lifetime Learning Week with various activities. Ha Giang province has enhanced communications to encourage people of all social strata and sectors to acquire new knowledge to improve productivity and develop society and culture. Nguyen The Binh, Deputy Director of […]

CJ Group buying offensive to bring revenue to US$90 billion

In recent years, Gemadept has emerged as an attractive option for investors in the field of logistics, including JP Morgan, Nikko, NTAsset, Composite, Consilium, TAELPartners, Seafarer, Dunross, CIM, Indochina Capital, SSI, MBS, VFM, Sarus Capital, and Bao Viet Fund. Projects that have been deployed at strategic locations in key industrial zones, especially those […]

Suarez earns Barca point at Atletico, Ronaldo rescues Real

MADRID: Luis Suarez saved Barcelona’s unbeaten La Liga record this season by salvaging a 1-1 draw at Atletico Madrid on Saturday (Oct 14) in a match laced with political tension amid Catalonia’s drive for independence. Real Madrid’s Cristiano Ronaldo looks on during their Spanish league match […]

Manchester United held at Liverpool as Mourinho parks bus

LIVERPOOL: Manchester United ceded the initiative in the Premier League title race after drawing 0-0 with arch foes Liverpool in a drab game at Anfield on Saturday (Oct 14). Liverpool midfielder Georginio Wijnaldum (left) vies with Manchester United’s Phil Jones during their English Premier League match […]