US: China Building Possible Airfield in East Sea US: China Building Possible Airfield in East Sea

National Times- Pentagon Spokesman, Lieutenant Colonel Jeffrey Pool said on November 21 that China is building a massive island in the East Sea that could host an airfield in an area where Beijing has illegally occupied since 1988.

Russia, Vietnam Strategic Partnership Strengthened

Russia, Vietnam Strategic Partnership Strengthened

National Times- Concluding the official visit of Vietnamese delegation to Russia, led by Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong from November 23 to 26, the leaders issued a joint statement on enhance comprehensive strategic partnership between Vietnam and Russia.

Party Leader Leaves Hanoi for Russia, Belarus

General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam’s Central Committee (CPVCC) Nguyen Phu Trong left Hanoi on November 22 for official visits to Russia and Belarus from November 23-28.

Two More Japanese Plants in Operation in Binh Duong

Two More Japanese Plants in Operation in Binh Duong

National Times- The two plants have a total investment of US$ 13.7 million and are equipped with modern technologies.

Italy to Offer Technical Support to SMEs in Dong Nai

Italy to Offer Technical Support to SMEs in Dong Nai

National Times- The target of the project is to maintain the growth of the private sector, especially small and medium enterprises in some industries such as timber production, footwear, mechanical ...

Hoi An’s Awards Bring Fame to Vietnam Tourism

National Times- The ancient town Hoi An with peaceful beauties is frequently voted by foreigners as an attractive and famous destination in the world.

Phu Quoc in Cheapest Island Destinations of Southeast Asia

National Times- Trip Advisor, the world's largest travel site has recently published 16 affordable island destinations in Southeast Asia, including Phu Quoc Island in Vietnam.

Famous Streets for Foreigners in Vietnam

National Times- In Hanoi, streets for foreigners (Hanoi Backpackers) located in Ta Hien- Luong Ngoc Quyen- Dinh Liet crossroad while international tourists in Phan Thiet city are easy to find friends at Nguyen Dinh Chieu and Ham Tien roads.

Establishing “Ha Long Smile” Hotline for Tourism

National Times- Quang Ninh Province published comment box and telephone number of hotline, which will be used to receive information, comments, suggestions and recommendations of people and tourists about tourism products and services to enhance the provincial tourism quality.

Vietnam in Top 20 Best Places to Live

National Times- Vietnam was ranked 16th on the list of 20 best places to live overseas with spectacular natural landscapes and delicious traditional cuisines by the Business Insider magazine.

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Third Week of November, 2014

Third Week of November, 2014

National Times- Vietnam, EU Sign PCAs Protocol; US, Vietnam enhance strategic partnership NA passes Laws on Citizen Identification, Civil Status; Anti-dumping tariff on Vietnamese pangasius unfair: spokesperson… some leading news stories in the third week of November, 2014.