Most stunning coastal road in Vietnam

The central province of Ninh Thuan attracts tourists with long and charming beaches. Especially, the road stretching about 80km from Ca Na beach to Binh Lap peninsula is considered one of the most stunning coastal roads in Vietnam.

Smallest wooden miniature of communal house in Vietnam

The love for the village's communal house prompted a Vietnamese artisan to come up with the idea of crafting a miniature wooden house model. Spent 5 years researching and manipulating, craftsman Phan Lac Hung in Huu Bang village, Thach That district, Hanoi gave birth to a unique,...

Hoi An enters top 15 cities in Asia

The ancient town of Hoi An in the central province of Quang Nam has entered the top 15 cities in Asia selected by Travel+Leisure’s World's Best Awards 2021.

Vietnam’s “blue beret” officers - Messengers of peace

With standout contributions to United Nations’ peacekeeping missions over the past seven years, the Vietnam Centre for Peacekeeping, now the Department of Peacekeeping Operations, has helped improve the profile and role of Vietnam’s military and Vietnam as a whole in the...

Original drafts of Vietnam's national emblem on display

For the first time, nearly 200 documents on the national emblem together with artist Bui Trang Chuoc’s (1915-1992) original drafts of the national emblem have been introduced to the public in celebration of the 76th anniversary of the August Revolution and National Day (September...

Vietnamese youth actively contribute to int'l integration

The Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union is one of the active members participating in annual activities held globally, helping to affirm the importance and promote the roles of youth, contributing to the country's extensive international integration process.

Ghositaram pagoda in Bac Lieu province

As a unique cultural destination in the Mekong Delta province of Bac Lieu, Ghositaram pagoda is considered to be a museum of fine arts showcasing the talent of Khmer artists.

President hands over appointment decisions to members of new-term Government

President Nguyen Xuan Phuc on July 28 evening presided over a ceremony to announce and hand over the State leader’s appointment decisions to members of the Government for the 2021-2026 term. Attending the event were Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh, National Assembly (NA) Chairman...

National Defence and Security Council Vice Preisdent, members named

National Assembly (NA) deputies voted to approve a resolution ratifying State President Nguyen Xuan Phuc’s proposal on the appointment of Vice President and members of the National Defence and Security Council on July 28 during the 15th legislature’s first session. The resolution...

15th National Assembly wraps up first session

The first session of the 15th National Assembly (NA) concluded in Hanoi on July 28. At the closing meeting, all 469 deputies present or 93.99 percent of total lawmakers voted to pass the session’s Resolution. Speaking at the event, NA Chairman Vuong Dinh Hue said after nine...

Four justices appointed to Supreme People’s Court

Four justices have been appointed to the Supreme People’s Court under a resolution adopted by the 15th National Assembly on July 28 during its first session. The resolution, endorsed by 95.39 percent of legislators, approved a proposal by the Chief Justice of the Supreme People’s...

15th-tenure Government has 27 members

With 95.99 percent of yes votes, the 15th National Assembly (NA) on July 28 adopted a resolution on the organisational structure and number of members of the Government, under which the Government in the 2021-2026 tenure will have 27 members. According to the resolution, the 15th...

Parliament eyes average growth of 6.5-7 percent for five years

The National Assembly (NA) on July 27 approved a resolution on the socio-economic development plan for 2021 - 2025, targeting an average annual growth rate of 6.5-7 percent during the period. Apart from the growth target, the resolution also aims at per capita GDP of 4,700-5,000...

Legislators discuss two important national target programmes

The 15th National Assembly mulls over investment policies in the National Target Programme on Sustainable Poverty Reduction and the National Target Programme on New-Style Rural Development for the 2021-2025 period during its working session in Hanoi on July 27. VNA Photo

Pham Minh Chinh re-elected as Prime Minister

Pham Minh Chinh was re-elected as Prime Minister of Vietnam for the 2021–2026 tenure during the 15th National Assembly (NA)’s first session on July 26. VNA Photo