Viet Nam looks to private sector to fund infrastructure

Bao moi - A need to fund infrastructure projects vital to expanding Viet Nam’s economy and boosting connectivity is pushing its government to turn to the private sector for support.

Kim Jong Nam murder case moves to Malaysian high court

The police and prosecution had yet to supply the defense lawyer with documents and other evidence needed for the case.

Major auto brands confirm presence at 3rd Viet Nam International Motorshow

Vietnamnet - Seven major auto brands have so far confirmed participation at the third Viet Nam International Motorshow (VIMS 2017) to be held in HCM City next October.

Quang Nam to restrict tourist access to Cham Island

EN VietNamNet - Quang Nam will not construct a cable car system connecting the mainland and Cham Isletwhile restricting the number of visitors to this nature reserve, said Dinh Hai, director of the

Quang Nam Heritage Festival on the horizon

EN VietNamNet - The 2017 Quang Nam Heritage Festival will take place from June 7-14, through which the central province hopes to turn tourism into a spearhead economic sector with a focus on

Dai Nam racecourse inaugurated in Binh Duong

Vietnamnet - The Dai Nam Joint Stock Company opened an international standard racecourse invested at more than 2 trillion VND (87.9 million USD) in the southern province of Binh Duong on May 1.

Heritage Festival to promote Quang Nam tourism

EN VietNamNet - The 6th Quang Nam Heritage Festival to be held in early June will be an opportunity for the central province to solicit investment for tourism development.

Foreign investors pledge US$29 million for Ha Nam in first quarter

Nhan dan - NDO - The northern province of Ha Nam received foreign investment pledges worth US$29 million in four projects in the first quarter of 2017, the provincial agency in charge of industrial

Quang Nam Heritage Festival to promote tourism

The sixth Quang Nam Heritage Festival, which is slated for early June, will be an opportunity for the central province of Quang Nam to introduce, promote and boost investment for tourism development.

Nam Du islands hot destination for summer

EN VietNamNet - The best time to visit Nam Du islands, the Mekong Delta province of Kien Giang province, is between November and May, when the sea is peaceful and turquoise.

Việt Nam’s Mother Goddesses receive UNESCO’s recognition certificate

Baomoi - A ceremony marking an official UNESCO certificate of recognition for "Practices Related to the Việt Beliefs in the Mother Goddesses in Three Realms" as an Intangible Cultural Heritage of

Quang Nam holds conference promoting investment

Nhan dan - NDO/VNA – The central province of Quang Nam held a conference on March 26, calling for investments in the automobile support industry, garment-textile, and entertainment services in

Quang Nam to tap maritime tourism potential

EN VietNamNet - The central province of Quang Nam plans to upgrade part of its Ky Ha Port for cruise services to nearby islands, Director of the provincial Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism

Kim Han-sol, son of assassinated Kim Jong-nam, speaks out: video

Kim Han-sol, son of assassinated Kim Jong-nam, speaks out: video A video of a young man who identifies himself as the son of Kim Jong-nam, the estranged half-brother of North Korea's ruler who was

Is the man in the video really the son of slain Kim Jong-nam?

Yahoo News A man claiming to be the son of Kim Jong-nam, the recently slain half brother of North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un, has surfaced in a 39-second video posted on YouTube Thursday. There is

New direction for Quang Nam tourism

EN VietNamNet - Quang Nam, home to the World Heritage Sites of Hoi An ancient town and My Son sanctuary, is following new paths in tourism development, focusing on community-based tourism that both

Quang Nam fishing villages strive for ecotourism

EN VietNamNet - Artists and local children painted a boatLocal authorities in Quang Nam Province's Tam Thanh Commune are cooperating with artists from Singapore in an ecotourism project which aims

Japanese-funded plant inaugurated in Ha Nam

Nhan dan - NDO/VNA – Japanese-funded NMS International Vietnam inaugurated a plant at the Dong Van II industrial park in the northern province of Ha Nam on March 1.

Should North Korea be suspended from the UN for Kim Jong Nam's murder?

Yahoo News South Korean foreign minister Yun Byung-se said the murder of Kim Jong Nam should be a “wake-up call” to the international community, calling for the United Nations to punish North Korea

Kim Jong-nam killed by nerve agent, Malaysian police say, putting spotlight on chemical weapons

Yahoo News Kim Jong-nam, the North Korean Supreme Leader’s estranged and exiled half-brother, was killed by a VX nerve agent, which is classified by the United Nations as a weapon of mass

S Korea: Viet Nam’s largest handset importer in January

Vietnamnet - South Korea in January surpassed the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to become the largest export market of Viet Nam in the field of mobile phone and component.

Why Malaysia is refusing to return Kim Jong Nam’s body to North Korea

Yahoo News The investigation into the death of Kim Jong Nam is still ongoing. Malaysian authorities said Friday that they would conduct a second autopsy on the body of Mr. Kim, half-brother of North

Kim Jong-nam’s death: Latest test of tense China-North Korea relations

Yahoo News Despite being North Korea's biggest ally, China has seen its alliance with the regime repeatedly tested in recent years – and the past week is no exception. With a ballistic missile test