Month: February 2018

Environmental tax should help environment

Đinh Tuấn Minh. — Photo dantri.com.vn Doctor Đinh Tuấn Minh, an economic expert, speaks to the Nông thôn ngày nay…

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Finding suitable answers to a burning question

Viet Nam News By Thu Trang There is a lot of fire to the votive smoke that rises on every…

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Student caught short pays a high price

A girl from the northern mountainous province of Thái Nguyên has confessed on social media that, thanks to some unfortunate…

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Neighbours in a flap over bird breeding

In an effort to retaliate against him, Đức and two other households installed loudspeakers playing the calls of owls and…

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A hard day’s work

Viet Nam News Seaweed harvesters in Bình Định province work a long day. They start at five o’clock in the…

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In developing Hà Nội, old battles new

Viet Nam News by Mộc Miên The 1,000-year-old capital city of Hà Nội has rapidly grown into one of the…

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Dich Vi village worships stone dog

Located beside the Day River, Dich Vi, now called Dich Dinh, in Hanoi’s Dan Phuong district, has a custom of…

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Hà Nội Dragon Boat Race festival

Viet Nam News Teams compete at the Hà Nội 2018 Open Dragon Boat Racing Festival on the West Lake in…

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From waste water to potting soil

Viet Nam News Waste water has a lot of value. There are useful substances in it. When two Cần Thơ…

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Rice cooking contest held in rural village

Best one wins: Village elders will judge the quality of the four rice pots by the four teams. Viet Nam…

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Standing at heaven’s gate on Bảo Đài Mountain

Stunning views: Tourists climb up Yên Tử Mountain. — VNA/VNS Photo Quỳnh Trang Viet Nam News By Trần Mai Hưởng…

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May practical ideas bloom and asinine ones wither

Viet Nam News   by Khoa Thư There is no event in our country that does not involve flowers, and…

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Veteran muscician performs at 101

Veteran musician and researcher Nguyễn Vĩnh Bảo who turns 101 years old this year performs with zither artist Hải Phượng…

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Impressive taekwondo moves on HCMC streets

In the air: Châu Tuyết Vân said she practises everywhere to maintain flexibility. — Photo news.zing.vn Viet Nam News HCMC…

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Ministry gets involved in women’s culture

Ethnic know-how: Thái women practise traditional weaving. — Photo dienbien.vn Viet Nam News HÀ NỘI — Enhancing women’s involvement in cultural,…

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Vietnamese youth clamour for training

German-style: A student practices to serve European dishes under foreign instructors in Anre Maisen Hospitality Training Centre. Viet Nam News…

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Tet a special time for foreigners too

In interviews granted to VOV, foreigners have expressed their different feelings and impressions of Tet in Vietnam. Gunjan Punia from…

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Return to place of survival

More than 40 years after the war ended, memories of what they had done and what they had witnessed still…

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Prof babysits infant so mother can take exam

Among the tasks a university professor is expected to perform, babysitting an infant should be very far down the list….

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Cinema gets a ribbing over condom promo

With Valentine’s Day coming up there are all sorts of discounts and promotions on offer for lovebirds. But perhaps none…

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Chilly thief given a warm welcome

A homeless man was caught red-handed nabbing clothes that were hung up to dry outside a house in the northern…

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Feasts for the New Year

Viet Nam News by Andrea Nguyễn* When the Vietnamese celebrate Tết, they say ăn Tết, literally “eat the Lunar New Year”. During…

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Ancestors get first taste of Tết

Crunch: Salted, pickled onions are one of the most tasty foods at Tết. Photo monngon.org Viet Nam News   by…

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Blood champions of a province

Viet Nam News A family in Bắc Giang province are the champions of giving blood. By doing so, the Lê…

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“Fresco for the Future” wall-painting project adds life to fishing village

Artists have completed more than 20 of 30 frescoes as part of the project “Fresco for the Future” in Cảnh…

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Soul prayer ritual of the Thai

Thai people are the object of at least two soul rituals in their lives. A soul ritual calls the soul…

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Pre-made food lessens Tết’s burden on women

Viet Nam News By Mai Hiên For most Vietnamese people, the Tết (Lunar New Year) Festival symbolises the beginning of a new…

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Love is in the air at Metropole for Valentine’s Day

A Valentine’s Day dessert. Viet Nam News HÀ NỘI — Sofitel Legend Metropole Hanoi is offering a free stay for…

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Facebook comes to the rescue

Phan Thúc Định. — Photo Phan Thúc Định’s facebook A Literature teacher in a mountain district in central Nghệ An…

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Court move could clear all footpaths

The People’s Court in District 10 in HCM City has asked a restaurant owner to pay VNĐ140 million (US$6,100) in…

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