Boosting aggregate demand effectively and cautiously

Boosting aggregate demand effectively and cautiously

NDO - The 6.7% growth target set for 2017 is currently considered as a tough goal to achieve as GDP in the first quarter grew by only 5.1% in comparison to a year ago, much lower than the same period of the last two years and only slightly higher than the 2012-2014 period. (Jun 20, 2017)


Government, parliament make effort to boost enterprise development

  Jun 12, 2017
NDO - The Government and National Assembly have made every effort to find solutions which will improve the legal system and business environment in order to support of the development of enterprises. 

Culinary artisan Ton Nu Thi Ha: for her last project

  Jun 07, 2017
NDO – Artisan Ton Nu Thi Ha from Hue City, Thua Thien – Hue province, born in 1943, is producing her last project, publishing a book drawing on her passion for Vietnamese cuisine. 

A bumper crop for Thanh Ha litchi

  Jun 07, 2017
NDO – This year, litchi farmers in the Ha Dong area of Thanh Ha district, Hai Duong province have enjoyed a bumper crop in terms of both litchi price and output, with the income from litchi cultivation reaching a record high and doubling the previous crop’s value. 

Vietnamese, Japanese PMs agree on orientations for future ties

  Jun 06, 2017
NDO/VNA – Prime Ministers Nguyen Xuan Phuc and Shinzo Abe reached high consensus on major orientations and specific measures to push forward the extensive strategic partnership between Vietnam and Japan in a more comprehensive, practical and effective manner during their talks in Tokyo on June 6.  

Joint statement for enhancing Vietnam-US comprehensive partnership

  Jun 01, 2017
NDO/VNA - Vietnam and the US have issued a joint statement for enhancing the comprehensive partnership between the two countries, on the occasion of the official visit to the US by Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc from May 29-31.  

Prime Minister’s message during US visit

  May 31, 2017
NDO/VNA – The Washington Times on May 30 published a message by Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on the occasion of his official visit to the United States of America at the invitation of President Donald Trump. 

Promoting local culture in walking street around Hoan Kiem lake

  May 29, 2017
NDO –Cultures from cities and provinces nationwide will be brought together in Hanoi to perform on the walking street around Hoan Kiem Lake, in an effort to diversify cultural activities in the area, enhance cultural exchanges between the capital and other localities as well as meet the demand for cultural enjoyment of Hanoians and visitors alike. 

Man restoring ancient pottery in Ninh Binh's village

  May 29, 2017
NDO – Since 2007, meritorious Artisan Pham Van Vang from Bach Lien village, Yen Thanh commune, Yen Mo district, in the northern province of Ninh Binh, has nurtured the idea of restoring the ancient local Bo Bat pottery craft, an art which had been lost for around ten centuries. With unremitting efforts, he has successfully brought these pottery products to both domestic and international markets. 

Learning through heritage

  May 24, 2017
NDO - Van Mieu (Temple of Literature) attracts a large number of student visitors every year, mainly for spiritual purposes. How do the young people who come to the Van Mieu in hopes of understanding and respecting the true value of the heritage make the most of their experience? A programme on studying though heritage has been initiated in some primary schools in Hanoi and the results look good. 

Artist Nguyen Bao Nguyen and his devoted heart to portraiture

  May 24, 2017
NDO – The art of portraiture flourished in Hanoi in the 1960s and 70s with around 400 portrait artists estimated to be in the capital city. Half of a century has passed and the number has dropped to under 10. One of them is Nguyen Bao Nguyen, an 80-year-old artist who has had 60 years of working in the trade. 

Vietnam’s fruit and vegetable exports hit new record

  May 20, 2017
NDO - Fruit and vegetable exports in the first four months of the year surged by 32.6% over the same period last year to US$1 billion, which is considered a new record as the peak time is yet to arrive.  

Singer Pham Hong Phuoc speaks of experiences in acting debut

  May 20, 2017
NDO – At his premier in filmography, Vietnamese young songwriter and singer Pham Hong Phuoc won the ‘Best Actor’ award at the ASEAN International Film Festival & Awards (AIFFA Award) 2017 for his role in the film ‘The Way Station’. On this occasion, Phuoc granted Nhan Dan Monthly an interview to share his experiences in filming.  

Activities celebrate 127th birth anniversary of late President Ho Chi Minh

  May 20, 2017
NDO – A range of activities have been held both at home and abroad to celebrate the 127th anniversary of late President Ho Chi Minh’s birth (May 19, 1890-2017). 

Monument of Uncle Ho and his father in Binh Dinh province

  May 18, 2017
NDO - It is a meaningful event for Binh Dinh province when the monument of President Ho Chi Minh, known as Nguyen Tat Thanh in his younger days, and his father Nguyen Sinh Sac, has been completed on the occasion of the great leader’s 127th birth anniversary.