Vietnamese hard clams become world first to win ASC certificate

Vietnamese hard clams become world first to win ASC certificate

TCVM - Hard clam (Meretrix Lyrata) in the northern province of Nam Dinh has become the first in Vietnam and the world as well to be presented with the Aquaculture Stewardship Council (ASC) certificate.

USAID launches new project to help Vietnam end HIV/AIDS, TB by 2030

USAID launches new project to help Vietnam end HIV/AIDS, TB by 2030
17/12/2020 13:00
TCVM - The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) on December 15 launched the Local Health System Sustainability (LHSS) project in Vietnam.

USAID helps Vietnam redouble efforts to end TB

USAID helps Vietnam redouble efforts to end TB
16/12/2020 12:00
TCVM - Vietnam National Tuberculosis Programme (NTP) and USAID on December 15 expanded the Ministry of Health/NTP’s “Double X” Strategy for tuberculosis (TB) case identification in a bid to wipe out this respiratory disease in Vietnam by 2030.

US wants to promote comprehensive partnership with Vietnam: US security advisor

US wants to promote comprehensive partnership with Vietnam: US security advisor
24/11/2020 14:00
TCVM - The US attaches importance to, and wants to promote the comprehensive partnership with Vietnam in a stable and sustainable manner, based on mutual respect for each other’s independence, sovereignty, and territorial integrity and political institutions, said US National Security Advisor Robert O’Brien.

USAID supports flood-affected people with disabilities in Thua Thien-Hue

USAID supports flood-affected people with disabilities in Thua Thien-Hue
24/11/2020 12:00
TCVM - The US Agency for International Development (USAID) and the Action for the Community Development Centre (ACDC) on November 23 coordinated to provide relief aid for people with disabilities who have been affected by floods in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue.

From Athens to Kyoto, try coffee like a local

From Athens to Kyoto, try coffee like a local
25/10/2020 11:00
TCVM - Thursday, October 1 is International Coffee Day. And catching up with friends over a cup of coffee, even if you're talking on video chat, has never seemed so appealing, especially since there are now so many ways to enjoy your daily perk, from creamy Vietnamese coffee and the ceremonials of Ethiopian coffee to Turkey's traditional strong black brew.

Japan’s Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga arrives in Vietnam for official visit

Japan’s Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga arrives in Vietnam for official visit
19/10/2020 09:00
V.U.M - Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga touched down in Hanoi with his spouse on Sunday to begin his official visit to Vietnam. This is Suga’s first overseas trip as prime minister after he took over from Shinzo Abe, who resigned in September because of ill health.

CNN hails Da Lat as producer of best cheese in Asia

CNN hails Da Lat as producer of best cheese in Asia
19/09/2020 09:00
TCVM - An article of the US-based news channel CNN lavished praise on Da Lat as “the source of some of the best cheeses produced in Asia”.

New Yorkers celebrate Met's reopening as a sign life is returning

New Yorkers celebrate Met's reopening as a sign life is returning
14/09/2020 15:22
TCVM - With visitors raising their arms in a sign of victory, clapping and lining up eagerly at ticket windows, New York's Metropolitan Museum of Art reopened its doors to the public on Saturday in a festive atmosphere – a sign for many that the largest US metropolis is returning to normality after a nearly six-month closure caused by the coronavirus pandemic

Mekong Delta district to grow only high-quality rice

Mekong Delta district to grow only high-quality rice
16/12/2020 14:00
TCVM - Authorities in Tien Giang province’s Go Cong Tay district are encouraging farmers to grow only high-quality rice varieties and want to export all of it.

Vietnam - South America logistics trade forum held

Vietnam - South America logistics trade forum held
16/12/2020 09:00
TCVM - The online Vietnam – South America logistics trade forum has been held to help the two countries' firms expand business cooperation opportunities in the field.

ASEAN Summit to take place November 12-15 in Ha Noi

ASEAN Summit to take place November 12-15 in Ha Noi
06/11/2020 12:00
TCVM - The 37th ASEAN Summit will take place November 12-15 in Ha Noi chaired by Viet Nam in the format of a videoconference, the Vietnamese foreign ministry announced on Thursday.

US - Vietnam Business Summit 2020 set to open on October 9 : “Trusted Partners Prospering Together”

US - Vietnam Business Summit 2020 set to open on October 9 : “Trusted Partners Prospering Together”
30/09/2020 10:00
V.U.M - Hanoi is scheduled to host the US - Vietnam Business Summit 2020 on October 9 with a range of topics up for discussion, including energy and the state of digital supply chains in the period following the COVID-19 pandemic.

Environmental impact asessment of investment projects highlighted at NA discussion

Environmental impact asessment of investment projects highlighted at NA discussion
28/10/2020 11:00
TCVM - Deputies at the 14th National Assembly debated a number of contents of the draft revised Law on Environmental Protection, including the classification of projects basing on impact to the environment, the authority of environmental effect assessment, and the issuance of licence for waste release.

HCM City reaches 12 of 18 pollution-reduction goals

HCM City reaches 12 of 18 pollution-reduction goals
25/10/2020 09:00
TCVM - HCM City has reached 12 of its 16 targets in its pollution reduction programme for the 2016-20 period, according to the city’s Department of Natural Resources and Environment.

Vietnamese photography contributes to development

Vietnamese photography contributes to development
24/10/2020 09:00
TCVM - Vietnamese photography has made many significant contributions to the development of Viet Nam as well as the cause of constructing and defending the nation, said Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam at the congress of the Viet Nam Association of Photographic Artists (VAPA).

Hanoi cycling journey helps raise awareness on environment protection

Hanoi cycling journey helps raise awareness on environment protection
24/10/2020 09:00
TCVM - A friendship cycling journey for a green Hanoi city 2020 and relevant activities are underway from October 2-4 in streets around Hoan Kiem Lake, Hang Ngang, Hang Dao, and Dong Xuan market in the heart of the capital city as part of events to celebrate the 1010th anniversary of Thang Long-Hanoi (1010-2020).

Xoi – the quintessential comfort food

Xoi – the quintessential comfort food
08/12/2020 10:00
TCVM - Xôi (sticky rice) has a long-standing history in the Vietnamese cuisine. It is one of the most well-beloved food for Vietnamese people regardless of age and generation.

From Athens to Kyoto, try coffee like a local

From Athens to Kyoto, try coffee like a local
25/10/2020 11:00
TCVM - Thursday, October 1 is International Coffee Day. And catching up with friends over a cup of coffee, even if you're talking on video chat, has never seemed so appealing, especially since there are now so many ways to enjoy your daily perk, from creamy Vietnamese coffee and the ceremonials of Ethiopian coffee to Turkey's traditional strong black brew.

Ca phe sua da: A sweet treat from Vietnam that’s won worldwide fame

Ca phe sua da: A sweet treat from Vietnam that’s won worldwide fame
24/10/2020 12:00
TCVM - While coffee-based drinks from other countries are quickly growing in popularity throughout Vietnam, the local ca phe sua da (iced coffee mixed with sweet condensed milk) is solidifying its own reputation on the world stage.

My love affair with Vietnamese pho

My love affair with Vietnamese pho
24/10/2020 11:00
TCVM - My love affair with pho began way back in 1980, after moving from a small town in British Columbia, Canada to attend an art college in Vancouver.

Locally-developed tracing app Bluezone tops 20 million downloads

Locally-developed tracing app Bluezone tops 20 million downloads
24/08/2020 14:50
TCVM - Vietnam had counted over 20 million downloads of Bluezone, a locally-developed app that helps determine if a person has come in contact with a COVID-19 patient, as of August 20, according to the Ministry of Information and Communications (MIC).

Vietnam determined to meet international labor standards

Vietnam determined to meet international labor standards
24/08/2020 14:00
V.U.M - Vietnam is determined to increase its international integration and honor its international labor commitments. As new free trade agreements signed by Vietnam has taken effect, the country is adhering more closely to international labor standards..

Mars-bound: NASA's life-seeking rover Perseverance set for launch

Mars-bound: NASA's life-seeking rover Perseverance set for launch
10/08/2020 10:43
TCVM - NASA's latest Mars rover Perseverance launches on Thursday on an astrobiology mission to look for signs of ancient microbial life - and to fly a helicopter-drone on another world for the first time.

Bosch launches new technology solution to support nursing mothers in balancing work and motherhood

Bosch launches new technology solution to support nursing mothers in balancing work and motherhood
28/07/2020 16:58
TCVM - Bosch Vietnam today (July 22) announced the launch of ‘Milky Way’, a pilot project demonstrating the accuracy and reliability of Bosch sensor and Internet of Things (IoT) technologies. The company unveiled a solution based on a delivery box, built in response to working mothers’ demands for a secure, convenient, and transparent solution to transport breast milk to their babies after maternity leave.

Cu Lao Xanh converts to plastic waste free island

Cu Lao Xanh converts to plastic waste free island
30/09/2020 10:00
TCVM - Cu Lao Xanh (Green) Island in Binh Dinh Province has become a plastic waste free island following an environmental protection campaign run by local youths.

Creativity helps fish farmer gain success, help his peers

Creativity helps fish farmer gain success, help his peers
31/08/2020 15:29
TCVM - Thanks to advanced science and technology, Tống Hữu Châu, an owner of a fish farm in HCM City’s District 12, has built a brand for his ornamental fish and his products have been exported to the US and EU.

Vietnamese make sneakers from coffee grounds, plastic waste

Vietnamese make sneakers from coffee grounds, plastic waste
31/08/2020 15:29
TCVM - Two Vietnamese students in Finland showing an interest in both fashion and environmental issues have found unlikely success with their special ‘coffee sneakers’ made from recycled coffee grounds and plastic waste.

Towards greener, healthier urban lives

Towards greener, healthier urban lives
28/07/2020 16:58
TCVM - Green buildings and energy-efficient realty projects have received much global attention in past years and the latest moves from the government show that Vietnam is refusing to be left behind.

Vietnam National University, Hanoi featured in world’s top 1,000: THE

Vietnam National University, Hanoi featured in world’s top 1,000: THE
04/09/2020 12:00
TCVM - Vietnam National University, Hanoi (VNU-Hanoi) is among the top 1,000 universities in the world, according to the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2021.

Over 60 universities in Vietnam let students stay home to prevent coronavirus contagion

Over 60 universities in Vietnam let students stay home to prevent coronavirus contagion
31/08/2020 15:29
TCVM - More than 60 universities in Vietnam have decided to extend their students’ Lunar New Year holiday for another week in an effort to prevent the viral contagion of the novel coronavirus.

Returning overseas students apply for study at local universities

Returning overseas students apply for study at local universities
10/08/2020 10:43
TCVM - Nguyễn Cảnh Hân, one of the thousands of students who have returned to Việt Nam because of the COVID-19 pandemic, plans to apply for admission to International University, one of the members of Việt Nam National University-Hồ Chí Minh City (VNUHCM).

More American students come to Vietnam for study: report

More American students come to Vietnam for study: report
10/08/2020 10:43
TCVM - Vietnam has become a more popular destination for American students, evidenced by a rise in their numbers in the Southeast Asian country, the U.S. Mission said in a press release on Tuesday.

Dak Nong – “unpolished gem” of Central Highlands

Dak Nong – “unpolished gem” of Central Highlands
19/12/2020 10:00
TCVM - The Central Highlands province of Dak Nong has established its position in the national tourism map after the UNESCO granted the global status to its Dak Nong Geopark.

HCM City seeks UNESCO heritage recognition for Cu Chi Tunnels

HCM City seeks UNESCO heritage recognition for Cu Chi Tunnels
16/12/2020 12:00
TCVM - HCM City authorities have sent a proposal to the Ministry of National Defence to seek UNESCO recognition for Cu Chi Tunnels, the largest underground tunnel network in Vietnam.

Soi Sim – paradise in the heart of heritage

Soi Sim – paradise in the heart of heritage
25/10/2020 13:00
TCVM - Considered as a paradise in the heart of Ha Long Bay, Soi Sim Island is famous for its pristine and poetic beauty with unique natural values.

My love affair with Vietnamese pho

My love affair with Vietnamese pho
24/10/2020 11:00
TCVM - My love affair with pho began way back in 1980, after moving from a small town in British Columbia, Canada to attend an art college in Vancouver.

Muong Lo valley: Land of historical and cultural values

Muong Lo valley: Land of historical and cultural values
16/07/2020 17:01
V.U.M - Located 80 km from Yen Bai city, Muong Lo valley is the land of historical and cultural values

Vietnam has third global geopark recognised by UNESCO

Vietnam has third global geopark recognised by UNESCO
16/07/2020 17:01
V.U.M - Vietnam’s Dak Nong Geopark has been recognized by UNESCO as a Global Geopark, becoming the third of its kind in the country.

Hoi An among world’s top 25 cities

Hoi An among world’s top 25 cities
16/07/2020 17:01
V.U.M - 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.

Vietnam - US trade increases 160 times after 25 years

Vietnam - US trade increases 160 times after 25 years
16/07/2020 12:00
V.U.M - Since the normalisation of bilateral relations 25 years ago, bilateral trade between Vietnam and the US has consistently increased. Vietnam ranks 16th among the US trade partners and the US is Vietnam’s third largest trade partner.