Vietnamese students contribute $881,000,000 to U.S. economy

Vietnamese students contribute $881,000,000 to U.S. economy

The number of Vietnamese students in the United States has increased consistently for 17 straight years Report and Vietnamese students contribute $881,000,000 to the U.S. economy, according to the Institute of International Education’s (IIE) annual “Open Doors”.

At the award ceremony

Vietnamese film wins Italian int’l film award

The film, “Dao cua dan ngu cu” (The Island of Aliens or The Way Station) by director Hong Anh was honored with the prestigious Efebo D’Oro Miglior film tratto da un libro (Best film based on a book) title at the International Efebo d'Oro (Golden Efebo) Award’s presentation ceremony which ended in Palermo, Italia on November 11.
Participants discuss on the sidelines of the conference (Photo: VNA)

International conference on East Sea wraps up in Da Nang

The two-day 10th international conference on the East Sea (South China Sea), themed “Cooperation for Regional Security and Development”, wrapped up in the central city of Da Nang on November 9.
Overview of the forum (Photo: VNA)

Hanoi Forum 2018 focuses on climate change response

The Hanoi Forum 2018 opened on November 9, drawing nearly 500 delegates, made up of former and incumbent state leaders, heads of business groups and international organisations, as well as domestic and foreign scholars and scientists.
Myanmar’s director wins the “Autumn Meeting 2018"

Myanmar’s director wins the “Autumn Meeting 2018"

The film “Fruit Gathering” by director Aung Phyoe of Myanmar received the top prize worth US$3,000 in the category of the Art-House Film Corner Pitching at the international cinema event “Autumn Meeting 2018" which took place in the central coastal city of Da Nang from October 30-November 6.

Int’l economic forum to be held in HCM City

The International Economic Integration Forum, themed “Creating favourable trade conditions and increasing enterprises’ competitive ability,” will open in HCM city on November 8.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc (front, left) and Party General Secretary and President of China Xi Jinping (front, right) visit the Vietnamese pavilion at the first China International Import Expo (Photo: VNA)

PM wraps up Shanghai trip for first China International Import Expo

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and the Vietnamese Government delegation arrived in Hanoi on November 5 evening, concluding their trip to attend the first China International Import Expo (CIIE 2018) in Shanghai city at the invitation of Chinese President Xi Jinping.

Over 10,000 have stroke in Mekong delta annually  ​

Over 10,000 have stroke in Mekong delta annually ​

Mekong delta has more than 10,000 stroke patients of 200,000 stroke cases, making up 5 percent of the cases reported in the whole country, said founder of the Stroke International Services Dr. Tran Chi Cuong.