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Vietnam secures 12 tickets to Paris 2024 Olympics

The Vietnamese sports delegation has secured 12 official spots for the Paris 2024 Olympics, scheduled from July 26 to August 11, as reported by the Sports Authority of Vietnam under the Ministry of Culture, Sports, and Tourism.

Vietnam - Russia Comprehensive Strategic Partnership

Vietnam and Russia share a longstanding friendship and a Comprehensive Strategic Partnership. Vietnam considers its relationship with Russia strategically important, designating the country as a top priority in its foreign policy. Similarly, Russia views Vietnam as a reliable partner and one of its primary priorities in the Asia-Pacific region.

Vietnamese universities ascend in QS world university rankings 2025

Vietnamese universities have moved to higher places in the QS World University Rankings 2025 released recently by the UK-based education organisation Quacquarelli Symonds.

Nearly 1,200 km of the North-South corridor expressway put into operation

The North-South corridor expressway, running from Huu Nghi border gate to Ca Mau, is 2,063 km long as designed. As of May 2024, a total of 1,187 km have been put into operation, 861 km are under construction, and the remaining 15 km are under preparation for investment.

First 5 months of 2024: Foreign tourists to Vietnam up 64.9%

Vietnam served nearly 7.6 million international holiday-makers in the first five months of 2024, up 64.9% year-on-year and 3.9% compared to the same period in 2019 before the COVID-19 pandemic broke out.

Int'l fireworks festival takes place in Da Nang

The Da Nang International Fireworks Festival (DIFF) 2024 will showcase five nights of fireworks displays, each corresponding to a specific theme. Eight competing teams from France, Italy, the US, Germany, Poland, China, Finland, and Vietnam will participate, divided into four pairs for four nights of competition. The top two teams will advance to the grand finale on July 13.

Southeast Region Planning: Vision to 2050

Decision No. 370/QD-TTg dated May 4, 2024, issued by the Prime Minister sets the goal of developing the Southeast Region into a civilized, modern, and dynamically developing area; becoming a leading centre in the country and in the Southeast Asian region in terms of economy, finance, education, training, science, technology, innovation, and digital transformation.

11 Vietnamese athletes to compete at Paris 2024 Olympics (as of June 3, 2024)

As of June 3, 2024, the Vietnamese sports delegation has secured 11 official spots to compete in the Paris 2024 Olympics.

To get the EU yellow card removed: Strict enforcement of violations under new regulations

The government issued Decree No. 38/2024/ND-CP regulating sanctions on administrative violations in the field of fisheries, replacing Decree No. 42/2019/ND-CP dated May 16, 2019. The new decree took effect on May 20, 2024.

Outstanding values of Cu Lao Cham - Hoi An World Biosphere Reserve

The International Coordinating Council of UNESCO’s Man and the Biosphere Programme has recognised Cu Lao Cham - Hoi An as a World Biosphere Reserve due to its distinctive and outstanding value.

Hoi An among best places to travel in July: Time Out

British magazine Time Out has listed 13 best places to travel in July, 2024, including Hoi An ancient city in Vietnam’s Quang Nam province.

Phu Quoc Island - Top 4 ideal tropical getaways

Tourism experts at travel magazine Travel + Leisure have recommended 10 attractive and affordable destinations for an ideal tropical vacation, with Vietnam’s famous tourist island Phu Quoc ranking 4th on the list.

Vietnam charts vision for sustainable, modern fisheries by 2050

Deputy Prime Minister Tran Luu Quang signed Decision No 389/QD-TTg on May 9, 2024, approving the Master Plan for the Protection and Exploitation of Fisheries Resources for the 2021-2030 period, with a vision towards 2050.

Over 800 Vietnamese officers, soldiers join UN peacekeeping missions

The Vietnam People’s Army has deployed over 800 officers and professional soldiers to participate in United Nations peacekeeping operations since 2014, both individually and in units, winning high evaluations from UN leaders as well as the administrations and people in the host countries.

Provincial Green Index in Vietnam’s 63 localities

The Provincial Green Index (PGI) contributes to supporting provincial governments in assessing and improving the quality and efficiency of their environmental governance.

Vietnam charts vision for sustainable, modern fisheries by 2050 (P2)

Deputy Prime Minister Tran Luu Quang signed Decision No 389/QD-TTg on May 9, 2024, approving the Master Plan for the Protection and Exploitation of Fisheries Resources for the 2021-2030 period, with a vision towards 2050.