Vietnam’s fruit and vegetable exports hit new record

Vietnam’s fruit and vegetable exports hit new record

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.  (May 20, 2017)

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New driving force for national and regional development

  May 14, 2017
NDO – 2017 marks the second time Vietnam has been given the honour to host activities of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC), which reflects the high trust of the international community for Vietnam after nearly two decades as a member of the forum. 

Women’s football in need of more adequate investment

  May 12, 2017
NDO – The Vietnamese women’s football team have created a miracle after securing an official place in the finals of the 2018 AFC Women’s Asian Cup. However, in order to ensure the team’s further progress in the tournament as well as in other future competitions, Vietnam’s women’s football requires stronger and more appropriate investment as the country is currently in possession of a generation of players who can attain new achievements.  

Implementing resolutions of Central Committee’s 5th plenum quickly and effectively

  May 11, 2017
NDO - The Party Central Committee’s 5th plenum concluded on May 10 adopting three resolutions set out to fine-tune the socialist-oriented market mechanism, continue the streamlining of State-owned enterprises (SOEs) and develop the private sector into a key driver of the socialist-oriented market economy.  

May 1-7: Dinh La Thang dismissed from his Politburo position

  May 08, 2017
NDO - A Nhan Dan selection of notable events that made headlines over the past week. 

Cuc Phuong National Park: A shelter for wild animals

  May 05, 2017
NDO—Vu Lam, a reporter from the Thoi Nay (Today) publication of Nhan Dan (The People) Newspaper, shared his journey with his friend to hand over two wild macaques to the Endangered Primate Rescue Centre (EPRC) in Ninh Binh Province. 

Cuc Phuong National Park: A shelter for wild animals

  May 05, 2017
NDO—Vu Lam, a reporter from the Thoi Nay (Today) publication of Nhan Dan (The People) Newspaper, shared his journey with his friend to hand over two wild macaques to the Endangered Primate Rescue Centre (EPRC) in Ninh Binh Province. 

Cuc Phuong National Park: A shelter for wild animals

  May 05, 2017
NDO—Vu Lam, a reporter from the Thoi Nay (Today) publication of Nhan Dan (The People) Newspaper, shared his journey with his friend to hand over two wild macaques to the Endangered Primate Rescue Centre (EPRC) in Ninh Binh Province. 

US Ambassador shares experiences in cleaning the air without affecting economy

  May 05, 2017
NDO - In celebration of the United States Air Quality Awareness Week May 1-5, US Ambassador to Vietnam Ted Osius wrote an article about air quality, in which he shared the US experiences in purifying the air without affecting the economy. We would like to introduce Ambassador Osius’s article. 

Vietnam, Laos issue joint statement

  Apr 27, 2017
NDO/VNA - Vietnam and Laos have issued a joint statement during Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc’s official visit to Laos from April 26-27, emphasising the two sides agreed to increase bilateral cooperation between ministries, sectors and localities. 

Life of Nung people in Phuc Sen valley

  Apr 25, 2017
NDO – Phuc Sen commune in Quang Uyen district, Cao Bang province has become known as the homeland of the Nung An ethnic group with signature stone fences in front of their houses. In the third lunar month, Phuc Sen is bustling with daily festivals which attract many visitors to the locality. 

Exploiting cultural heritage for sustainable tourism

  Apr 25, 2017
NDO – Vietnam has a treasure trove of tangibles and intangibles that can be exploited to develop sustainable tourism. The question is how to effectively exploit it. 

Motivating household businesses to convert into firms

  Apr 24, 2017
NDO - The Government has set a target of having at least one million firms by 2020 and has put forth measures to facilitate and encourage family-run businesses to turn into firms operating under the Enterprise Law. However, there remain many difficulties and challenges to achieve this goal.  

Preserving the national heritage of Phu Le commune’s folk singing

  Apr 21, 2017
NDO – The ‘sac bua’ (Tet greeting) folk singing in Phu Le commune, Ba Tri district, Ben Tre province has recently been recognised as a national intangible cultural heritage by the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism. The cultural sector and local authorities have taken measures to preserve and promote unique values of the singing form in the community. 

Race to roll out 4G in Vietnam: Winners to be revealed in the long run

  Apr 14, 2017
NDO - As expected, the race to launch 4G services in Vietnam has been full of drama ever since the first days and has become more and more exciting as of late as mobile carriers are set for a full-scale nationwide launch in a few days’ time.