Aug 30, 2014

Top TPP negotiators to meet in Hanoi for 10-day trade talks

Top trade negotiators from 12 countries will hold 10-day talks in Hanoi from Monday, aiming to clinch a broad accord on a proposed Trans-Pacific Partnership pact by the end of November. The focus is how much groundwork the 12 countries, including Japan and the ...

Vietnam pulls out of hosting 2019 Asian Games

Apr 18, 2014

Vietnam pulls out of hosting 2019 Asian Games

Vietnam has withdrawn as the host of the 2019 Asian Games, saying it lacked funds and its reputation could be at risk if the event flops. The government’s initial decision to host the games had generated little excitement domestically, and there had been increasing ...

Vietnam photo exhibit opens

Nov 5, 2013

Vietnam photo exhibit opens

A photo exhibition co-sponsored by Vietnam News Agency and Kyodo News opened in Hanoi on Monday to mark the Vietnam-Japan Friendship Year and the 40th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic ties between the two countries. The exhibition, held at VNA’s headquarters in Hanoi, ...