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Ho Chi Minh City to mull over four development programmes
Ho Chi Minh City to mull over four development programmes

In 2020, Ho Chi Minh City will consider building four development programmes.

Retirement age to rise as from 2021
Retirement age to rise as from 2021

The retirement age for male and female workers will increase from 60 and 55 at present to 62 and 60 respectively in 2035 under the revised Labour Code that has been passed by the National Assembly.

Vietnam enhances exercise of children’s rights
Vietnam enhances exercise of children’s rights

Vietnam was the first country in Asia and the second in the world to ratify United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child in 1990.

Victims in Essex lorry incident thought to be Vietnamese: UK police
Victims in Essex lorry incident thought to be Vietnamese: UK police

Victims in Essex lorry incident thought to be Vietnamese: UK police

15 million foreign tourists visits Vietnam during 10 months of 2019
15 million foreign tourists visits Vietnam during 10 months of 2019

There are roughly 15 million foreign tourists travel to Vietnam, up 13% compared to the same period in 2018. Other than Australian tourists, holidaymakers from other continents see increases.

More trains to serve passengers during 2020 lunar new year holiday
More trains to serve passengers during 2020 lunar new year holiday

For 2020 lunar new year holiday, 22 local and North-South returned trains with some 287,000 tickets are planned to operate to fulfill passengers’ increasing demand.

Tourism sector evolves given the fourth industrial revolution
Tourism sector evolves given the fourth industrial revolution

Virtual Reality Tourism with 3D and 4D experiences is considered an effective marketing method for tourist destinations.

Vietnam among top five in the world for street food
Vietnam among top five in the world for street food

Ho Chi Minh City of Vietnam ranks fourth among 50 best cities for street food, according to a new survey by US business magazine CEOWorld.

10 years Youths join hands to build new style rural areas
10 years Youths join hands to build new style rural areas

10 years Youths join hands to build new style rural areas

Wages increase, unemployment decreases
Wages increase, unemployment decreases

Wages increase, unemployment decreases

Nearly 3,000 fire, explosion incidents nationwide
Nearly 3,000 fire, explosion incidents nationwide

Nearly 3,000 fire, explosion incidents nationwide

Vietnam nominated in 6 World Travel Awards categories
Vietnam nominated in 6 World Travel Awards categories

Vietnam has been listed among nominees in six world’s leading categories of the annual prestigious World Travel Awards (WTA) 2019.

Comprehensive development of rural areas in Hanoi
Comprehensive development of rural areas in Hanoi

A project of planting flowers and hanging house number signs is successfully carried out in many rural areas in Hanoi.

Muong Lo valley: Land of historical and cultural values
Muong Lo valley: Land of historical and cultural values

Located 80 km from Yen Bai city, Muong Lo valley looks like a giant saucepan covering Nghia Lo town and some communes of Van Chan district.

Cu Lao Cham: Giant emerald of Vietnam's sea
Cu Lao Cham: Giant emerald of Vietnam's sea

Cu Lao Cham, covering 40,000 ha, is regarded as the only biosphere reserve in the world linking nature and urban space.

NINH BINH the land of mesmerizing landscapes
NINH BINH the land of mesmerizing landscapes

NINH BINH the land of mesmerizing landscapes