A solemn ceremony to celebrate the Vietnam Entrepreneurs’ Day 2013 took place at the Hanoi Cultural Palace today (October 11, 2013). The ceremony also honoured and awarded Thanh Giong Cup to 100 exemplary entrepreneurs who had excellent achievements in production and business activities, made significant contributions to the… [Read more]
Though sheâ€™s never competed in an international beauty contest, 21-year-old model Huynh Thi Thanh Tuyen is confident sheâ€™ll do well at the 36th Miss Bikini International competition in China next month.
Vietnamâ€™s first Miss Bikini International contestant says sheâ€™s ready to… [Read more]
A fashion night featuring the changes of Vietnamese ao dai over time will be organized in Ho Chi Minh City on August 26. Model Nguyen Thi May and Nhu Thao in Dinh Van Tho’s designs Photo:… [Read more]
The fourth-placed contestant at the Vietnamese Supermodel 2009, Nguyen Thai Ha, will represent Vietnam at the Miss Tourism Queen International 2009 pageant at the city of Zhengzhou, China, from August 8 to 30. Nguyen Thai Ha (Photo: Courtesy of… [Read more]
Tran Thi Thuy Duong, 20, won the Cherry Blossom Beauty Pageant at the Hoa Binh Theatre on June 27 and along with it a cash prize of VND70 million (US$3,880). L-R: Miss Sportswear Hoang Thi… [Read more]
The Vietnamese designer Nguyen Cong Tri and ABC Ao Dai will take care of costumes for the Vietnamese contestant, Vo Hoang Yen, at the 2009 Miss Universe pageant over August 1-23.
Cong Tri measures Vo Hoang Yen to begin designing her costumes for the 2009… [Read more]
Many central locations in Hanoi will be decorated with lights, trees, flowers and banners to celebrate the 1000th anniversary of the city this October. VND 42 billion (2.2 million USD) has been invested into the lighting system alone. … [Read more]
Experts said the realty market will recover in the second quarter of this year due to the big housing demand. On the other hands, thanks to the economic rebound of Vietnam and the world, accommodation demand has been rising. Land fever… [Read more]
A cooperation agreement was signed by the Vietnam Post and Telecommunications Group (VNPT) and the Urban Infrastructure Development Investment Corporation (UDIC) on December 3rd. Under the agreement, VNPT will be responsible for building an infrastructure network and providing information, and postal and telecommunication services to UDIC’s buildings,… [Read more]
Non-stop heavy rains since October 30 have left 49 dead and missing in northern and central provinces. Hanoi and Ha Tinh province were hardest hit each reporting 17 people dead or missing, while the provinces of Hoa Binh, Bac Giang, Ninh Binh, Vinh Phuc, Nghe An, Thai Nguyen, Quang Binh… [Read more]
The Ministry of Transport in a decision issued on July 24 banned Consulting and Construction Ltd ., Co. 747 and Design Consultant Enterprise , an arm of Investment Construction Joint Stock Company No.10 under the Vietnam Urban and Industrial Zone Development Investment Corporation ( IDICO ).
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Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung had accepted plans offered in a joint proposal from the ministry and the Ministry of Finance .
Accordingly, Dung required the construction ministry to submit equitisation… [Read more]
Two steel flyovers at the intersections of Ba Thang Hai-Nguyen Tri Phuong-Ly Thai To Streets in District 10, and Hoang Hoa Tham-Cong Hoa Streets in Tan Binh District in Ho Chi Minh City were opened for traffic on August 27. … [Read more]
(VEN) – The national housing strategy makes clear the government’s focus on accelerating social housing construction to meet the needs of disadvantaged groups. Social housing project in southwest Linh Dam, Hanoi According to the Ministry of Construction’s… [Read more]
Construction on a building for workers in Nhon Trach Industrial Zone in the southern province of Dong Nai has been inaugurated on an area of over 100,000 square metres, which will provide accommodation for some 9,000 workers when completed. … [Read more]