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Worship during Lunar New Year Festival
Worship during Lunar New Year Festival

Ancestor worship during Lunar New Year festival.

Interesting astronomic phenomena in 2020
Interesting astronomic phenomena in 2020

Apart from annual meteor showers, there will be supermoons and penumbral lunar eclipses in 2020 which can be observed in Vietnam.

Leather and footwear export turnover expected to hit 24 billion USD
Leather and footwear export turnover expected to hit 24 billion USD

In 2019, footwear and leather export will reach the target of 22 billion USD, up 12.2% compared to 2018. By 2020, footwear export turnover is forecast to reach 24 billion USD, maintaining a growth rate of 10% compared to 2019.

Railway, aviation to increase capacity to serve Tet
Railway, aviation to increase capacity to serve Tet

Railway, aviation to increase capacity to serve travel demand during Tet holiday

Three police officers killed in Hanoi’s suburban disturbance
Three police officers killed in Hanoi’s suburban disturbance

A disturbance erupted in the morning of January 9 in Dong Tam commune, Hanoi’s suburban district of My Duc, where some defence units are building protective walls around the Mieu Mon airport.

Hanoi named cheapest city for backpacking escape in Asia
Hanoi named cheapest city for backpacking escape in Asia

Hanoi is named as the cheapest city in Asia for backpacking in a list of the UK-based Alpha Travel Insurance.

Why Mu Cang Chai should top your 2020 travel list
Why Mu Cang Chai should top your 2020 travel list

Mu Cang Chai, a remote district which is home to breathtaking terraced rice fields in Vietnam’s northern province of Yen Bai, should top the travel list, according to US-based media site CNBC.

Vietnam's wood and forestry exports expected to reach 12.5 bil in 2020
Vietnam's wood and forestry exports expected to reach 12.5 bil in 2020

Vietnam's wood and forestry exports expected to reach 12.5 bil in 2020

Seven priorities of Vietnam at UN Security Souncil during 2020-2021
Seven priorities of Vietnam at UN Security Souncil during 2020-2021

Seven priorities of Vietnam at UN Security Souncil during 2020-2021

Number of new businesses  hits record
Number of new businesses hits record

A total of 138,100 businesses with a combined registered capital of 1.73 quadrillion VND (74.7 billion USD) were set up in 2019, up 5.2 percent and 17.1 percent, respectively, from the previous years.

Top 10 events of Vietnam in 2019 selected by VNA
Top 10 events of Vietnam in 2019 selected by VNA

The Vietnam News Agency (VNA) has selected the top 10 events that shaped the country in 2019

Vietnam extends visa exemption to eight countries till 2022
Vietnam extends visa exemption to eight countries till 2022

To afford the tourism industry growth impetus, the government has agreed on visa waivers for citizens of Russia, Japan, the Republic of Korea, Denmark, Norway, Sweden, Finland and Belarus until December 2022.

Population and Housing Censuses in Vietnam
Population and Housing Censuses in Vietnam

Following the first population and housing census in 1979, Vietnam carried out four more censuses in 1989, 1999, 2009 and 2019.

Da Lat Flower Festival 2019
Da Lat Flower Festival 2019

Da Lat Flower Festival 2019

Vietnam achieves impressive economic growth in 2019
Vietnam achieves impressive economic growth in 2019

Vietnam’s economy has performed well in 2019, with GDP expanding by an estimated 6.8 percent, according to the World Bank (WB)’s recent report.

10 ASEAN heritage parks of Vietnam
10 ASEAN heritage parks of Vietnam

With 10 ASEAN heritage parks, Vietnam is home to the highest number of such parks in the region.