The street festival will be held in the pedestrian zone around Hoan Kiem (Sword) Lake on July 29 with the participation of at least 5,000 performers. (Photo: dantri.com.vn)

Huge street festival to take place in Hanoi this weekend

At least 5,000 performers, including many professional artists and artisans from various craft villages, will parade and showcase their acts at the biggest festival ever to be held in the pedestrian zone around Hoan Kiem (Sword) Lake in downtown Hanoi this weekend.

Nguyen Ngoc Cam is considered as a bridge to develop Vietnamese community in Korea

Mrs. Cam acts as bridge between Vietnam & RoK

There will be more and more talented and excellent Vietnamese people in South Korea and they will help their disadvantaged fellow-countrymen in foreign land; Thereby, this will spread love, mutual affection in the Vietnamese community in Republic of Korea (RoK); and those are a dream of Mrs. Nguyen Ngoc Cam, Chairwoman of the Vietnamese Association in the Republic of Korea who is the first Vietnamese woman nominated as Honorary Mayor of Seoul city.
US Secretary of State urges China, Philippines to abide by PCA ruling

US Secretary of State urges China, Philippines to abide by PCA ruling

US Secretary of State John Kerry has urged China and the Philippines to abide by the Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA)’s ruling on the East Sea issue, saying that military acts are not a solution to the dispute, source from Vietnam News. 
Dong Thap acts to protect Tram Chim National Park

Dong Thap acts to protect Tram Chim National Park

The People’s Committee of the Mekong Delta province of Dong Thap has approved a 4 billion VND (176,000 USD) investment to eradicate four non-native species in the Tram Chim National Park by 2020.

MIC launches writing contest on corruption prevention

The Ministry of Information and Communications December 18 launched a writing contest " Good examples in corruption prevention" in the media with the aim honoring good persons and good deeds as well as condemning corruption acts.
Ho Chi Minh City acts to protect the environment

Ho Chi Minh City acts to protect the environment

As many as 300 trees have been planted in the Can Gio mangrove forest in Ho Chi Minh City as part of a programme to protect the environment of the city and the vicinity.

HCMC prevents violence among students

The Department of Education and Training in HO Chi Minh City has issued a document to schools in the city asking to increase measures to curb violent acts among students.