New faith for Vietnamese rice

New faith for Vietnamese rice

NDO – ST25 rice, produced and developed by a team of scientists in Soc Trang province, including Engineer Ho Quang Cua, Dr. Tran Tan Phuong and Engineer Nguyen Thi Thu Huong, has just been recognised as "World's Best Rice 2019" at the World's Best Rice 2019 contest, which took place in Manila, the Philippines. (Nov 19, 2019 11:38:14)


Vietnam attends second Paris Peace Forum

  Nov 15, 2019 02:20:57
NDO/VNA – A Vietnamese delegation led by Deputy Foreign Minister Le Hoai Trung attended the second Paris Peace Forum that opened on November 12 under the chair of French President Emmanuel Macron. 

Asian media praises Vietnam’s emphatic win over UAE

  Nov 15, 2019 01:54:56
NDO – An ecstatic moment with a determined strike from a distance of 25m has made a world-class goal. Striker Nguyen Tien Linh is the name most mentioned by Asian media after his impossible goal helped Vietnam beat the UAE 1-0 in the 2022 World Cup’s second qualifying round clash on November 14. 

Coffee industry targets intensive processing for sustainable exports

  Nov 14, 2019 10:55:09
NDO – Intensive processing is the optimal solution to help Vietnamese coffee move toward a sustainable export amidst a decline in export turnover, experts have suggested.  

Enhancing Kazakhstan – Vietnam relations

  Nov 14, 2019 04:27:17
NDO – A delegation of the Mazhilis (lower house) of the Parliament of Kazakhstan, led by its Chairman Nurlan Nigmatulin, is paying an official visit to Vietnam at the invitation of Chairwoman of the National Assembly (NA) Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan. On the occasion, Kazakh Ambassador to Vietnam Yerlan Baizhanov wrote an article on the visit and the bilateral ties. 

Vietnam rejects China’s statement on sovereignty over Truong Sa

  Nov 14, 2019 03:18:18
NDO/VNA – Vietnam rejects all the contents regarding Vietnam of the Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson’s statement on sovereignty over Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelago on November 8. 

Temperatures plunge as cold spell hits northern region

  Nov 14, 2019 09:34:57
NDO – The North will be affected by two consecutive cold spells in the coming days, causing temperatures plunge to 16-19C, even as low as 10C in some mountainous areas. 

Vietnam, Bhutan seek stronger audit cooperation

  Nov 13, 2019 04:54:36
NDO/VNA – Bhutanese Auditor General Tshering Kezang has said it was an honour for the Royal Audit Authority of Bhutan to sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the State Audit Office of Vietnam to strengthen relations and improve the quality of audit activities of the two countries in the coming time. 

Vietnam’s jasmine rice crowned best in world

  Nov 13, 2019 03:00:02
NDO – The Soc Trang-based organic rice ST24 was honoured as the best in the world for flavour for the first time ever, as it was granted the World’s Best Rice 2019 award at the 11th Annual World’s Best Rice Contest in Manila, the Philippines, on November 12. 

Vietnam Academy of Social Sciences has new president

  Nov 12, 2019 04:30:54
NDO - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc attended a ceremony in Hanoi on November 11 to announce the designation of Associate Professor Doctor Bui Nhat Quang as the new President of the Vietnam Academy of Social Sciences (VASS). 

Post-disaster recovery boosted as Typhoon Nakri weakens into tropical depression

  Nov 12, 2019 04:03:54
NDO – Central localities are bracing for recovery activities after powerful Typhoon Nakri made landfall in the region on November 10, before weakening into a tropical depression. 

Young tourism start-up provides exciting experience for visitors to Ben Tre

  Nov 11, 2019 08:57:30
NDO – Born in Ben Tre Province in 1983, Director of the C2T Media and Tourism Company Vo Van Phong has utilised his homeland’s indigenous natural advantages to find a different way to design tours for visitors to the locality.  

85% of businesses listed on stock market report profit growth in Q3

  Nov 09, 2019 21:11:27
NDO/VNA – As many as 706 enterprises, 85% of 832 listed companies on the Vietnamese stock market, generated profits during the third quarter of this year. 

Bac Ninh: No-plastic market makes highlight in “Youth against plastic waste" festival

  Nov 09, 2019 17:12:00
NDO – The “Youth action against plastic waste" festival officially opened in Bac Ninh city, the northern province of Bac Ninh on November 9, featuring practical activities and effective models to deal with the issue. 

Old Quarter hosts cultural activities to mark Vietnam Cultural Heritage Day

  Nov 09, 2019 11:29:59
NDO – A series of activities will be held from November 22 to December 15 in Hanoi’s Old Quarter to honour the capital city’s cultural heritages.