Nguyen Thanh Tai, former vice chairman of Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) was sentenced to 8 years in prison for crimes relating to a great loss to the treasury.
13:41 | 11/09/2020
No new projects have been guaranteed by the Government since this March but nearly US$52 million has been allocated to two build-transfer transport projects, which indicate that the Government continues repaying debts of enterprises.
11:40 | 11/09/2020
The pregnant patient, known as “Patient 411” in Vietnam, gave birth to a healthy son at the National Hospital for Tropical Diseases Saturday morning.
16:30 | 10/09/2020
A rare film photo series of Hanoi in 1973 was taken by a photographer working for the American Department of Defense. The collection is an invaluable insight into the past life in the capital.
06:22 | 08/09/2020
Heavy showers and low temperatures will swing through Vietnam’s northern provinces in the second half of this month.
07:07 | 07/09/2020
The teams of the Vietnam People’s Army (VPA) have gained outstanding results and surpassed their set targets at the 2020 Army International Games, which wrapped up in Russia’s Moscow on September 5.
07:04 | 07/09/2020
Lotus is national flower of Vietnam which is also symbol of purity, commitment and optimism for the future. Lotus has been used a lot in daily life of Vietnamese from decoration to cuisine or medicine. However, there is a product made from lotus, that many surprise may people, is lotus silk.
12:54 | 05/09/2020
Vietnam’s logistic will have a great benefits from The EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) but both the government and the enterprises themselves still need to take further actions to take advantage of the opportunities.
07:36 | 05/09/2020
Vietnam tank team ranked first in tank biathlon in the final round of Group 2 at the ongoing International Army Games 2020 in Russia.
16:40 | 04/09/2020
The World Records Union, also known as WorldKings has finally approved 5 applications for world records of Vietnamese cuisine.
12:02 | 04/09/2020
Among the cases of trafficked wildlife that was seized in Vietnam, the percent that led to arrests reached 97% in the first half of this year, according to Education for Nature Vietnam (ENV), an environmental organization.
06:05 | 04/09/2020
Vietnam National University, Hanoi retains in the list of 1000 leading institutions in the world, according to the latest World University Rankings 2021 by the UK’s Times Higher Education (THE).
22:51 | 03/09/2020
Government policies and programmes on poverty reduction have changed the lives of ethnic minority people in the northern border provinces.
07:57 | 02/09/2020
Fishing vessels have been told to be mindful of where they operate as the Vietnam-China agreement on fishery cooperation in the Gulf of Tonkin has expired.
06:37 | 02/09/2020
Hot weather will continue to sweep Hanoi capital city on National Day (September 2), with temperature mounting to 37C and the Ultraviolet (UV) index reaching level 10.
06:22 | 02/09/2020
One of the rarest turtles in the world, the giant Swinhoe’s softshell turtle (Rafetus swinhoei) was believed to only have three individuals surviving, two in Vietnam and one in China. However, a recent survey of Dong Mo Lake on the outskirts of Hanoi has raised hopes that there are currently four living individuals.
07:16 | 01/09/2020
This new requirement came from Hanoi's steering committee for Covid-19 prevention and control on Friday.
16:21 | 31/08/2020
Recently, the health sector in Vietnam's central provinces has received good news with dozens of Covid-19 to be successfully treated.
15:29 | 31/08/2020
Looking at the rose basket with blooming flowers, people are stunned by realizing those are arranged from thin sliced fish.
08:13 | 31/08/2020
On the occasion of the 75th anniversary of Vietnam’s August Revolution and National Day September 2, Vietnam Times Magazine had a talk with the historian Duong Trung Quoc about the everlasting values and significances of Vietnam’s Independence Day
16:38 | 30/08/2020
The tradition of making embroidered flags has been deep-rooted in Tu Van village for almost 75 years. From the small traditional village, the rectangular flags with a golden star in the middle have been distributed far and wide across Vietnam.