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Quang Ninh wins big at World Travel Awards 2020
Quang Ninh wins big at World Travel Awards 2020

The northern province of Quang Ninh has won numerous awards at the World Travel Awards 2020.

Gender equality sees certain improvements
Gender equality sees certain improvements

Vietnam's gender equality has seen certain improvements in the recent years.

Floods in central, Central Highlands regions cause 111 deaths
Floods in central, Central Highlands regions cause 111 deaths

Floods from October 6-21 have caused 111 deaths in the central, Central Highlands regions.

Ten exemplary citizens of capital city in 2020
Ten exemplary citizens of capital city in 2020

Hanoi has honoured ten exemplary citizens of the capital city in 2020, praise good persons, good deeds and outstanding entrepreneurs.

2020 first 9 months foreign tourists to Vietnam down 70.6%
2020 first 9 months foreign tourists to Vietnam down 70.6%

By September 2020, total foreign tourists arrival is estimated at 3.79 million, down 70.6% in comparison with the same period in 2019.

Six int’l commercial flights resumed
Six int’l commercial flights resumed

International routes will reopen in September 2020 after more than five months of suspension due to COVID-19 outbreak. This is expected to create a new boost to the quiet aviation market hit by two waves of COVID-19.

National strategy on ending AIDS by 2030
National strategy on ending AIDS by 2030

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has recently approved the National Strategy on Ending AIDS by 2030.

Domestic representative offices and overseas bureaus of Vietnam News Agency
Domestic representative offices and overseas bureaus of Vietnam News Agency

Domestic representative offices and overseas bureaus of Vietnam News Agency

Vietnam News Agency through numbers
Vietnam News Agency through numbers

As the only news agency of the whole country, the state-run Vietnam News Agency is responsible for publishing official information and documents of the party and state, providing information in service of the party leadership and state management, while collecting and providing news via various forms to the mass media agencies, the public and readers of all kinds, both at home and abroad.

Challenges for Vietnam's water security
Challenges for Vietnam's water security

With a growing population, increasing demand for water and the negative impacts of climate change, Vietnam faces major challenges in ensuring water security.

Quang Ninh on high positions in provincial level rankings
Quang Ninh on high positions in provincial level rankings

The northern province of Quang Ninh has recently had impressive positions in several provincial level rankings.

Nearly four million international tourist arrivals visit Vietnam in first 7 months
Nearly four million international tourist arrivals visit Vietnam in first 7 months

International tourist arrivals to Vietnam in the first seven months of 2020 is estimated at 3.67 million, down 61.6% year-on-year.

Hoi An ranked third among world’s top 25 cities
Hoi An ranked third among world’s top 25 cities

Hoi An ancient city in Vietnam’s central province of Quang Nam was ranked third among the list of the world’s top 25 cities in 2020 recently announced by Travel + Leisure.

National program on socio-economic development for ethnic minorities 2021-2030 period
National program on socio-economic development for ethnic minorities 2021-2030 period

The National Assembly approving the Master Plan on socio-economic development in ethnic minority and mountainous areas in 2021-2030 was approved in November.

International visitors to Vietnam down 55.8% in H1
International visitors to Vietnam down 55.8% in H1

The number of international arrivals to Vietnam in the first six months of 2020 decreased sharply by 55.8%, according to the General Statistics Office.

National Press Award ceremony 2019
National Press Award ceremony 2019

Among the 140 entries for the final phase of the National Press Award ceremony 2019, the jury council selected 103 outstanding works, of which nine were top prizes.