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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.

Hue folk singing

Hue folk singing is a variation of Hue royal court music, played on traditional musical instruments with the singers dressed in the ao dai (traditional long dress).

Average consumer price index rises by 2.5%

Average consumer price index in the first 9 months marks the lowest rise in the past three years.

Trade surplus estimated at nearly 6 billion USD

Vietnam is expected to post a trade surplus of nearly 6 billion USD in the first nine months of this year.

FDI reaches 26.16 billion USD

Vietnam attracted 26.16 billion USD in foreign direct investment in the first nine months of this year, up 3.1% compared to the same period last year.

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.

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.

Vietnam-Thailand strategic partnership flourishes

Thailand ranks 9th among 132 countries and territories investing in Vietnam.

Hanoi food tour among world’s top 20

“Once you love Vietnam, you’ll love its food forever, too,” the Guardian said, advising visitors to Vietnam to try bánh đa cá and bánh cuốn dipped in a sauce that balances salt, sweet, spice and sour flavours, take coffee in a tiny cafe and tuck into heavenly soft and chewy black fermented sticky rice with frozen yoghurt (sữa chua nếp cẩm).

5-month index of industrial production up 9.4%

Vietnam’s Index of Industrial Production (IIP) in the first five months of 2019 increased by 9.4% year-on-year with manufacturing and processing being key players.

Import-export turnover estimated at 202.02 billion USD

Export value increases by 6.7% and import value up by 10.3% year-on-year.

Consumer Price Index increases by 0.31%

Among 11 commodity groups, nine witness an increase of their price index.

Vietnam - Czech Republic friendship and cooperation

In July 2013,the Czech Republic recognised the Vietnamese community in the country as the 14th ethnic minority group.

130 more trains to serve upcoming holidays

The Vietnam Railway Corporation planned to add 130 more trains from April 25 to May 5 in order to meet the increasing travelling demand during the National Reunification Day (April 30) and May Day.

Q1/2019: over 28,000 firms established, highest in five years

Over 28,000 new enterprises were established in quarter 1, marking the highest number in 5 years. The record number of newly-established firms proves the improvements in business environment in Vietnam.

Vietnam’s manufacturing sector blooms

Vietnam’s manufacturing sector blooms