• Bach Dang, a historic river

    Bach Dang, a historic river

    (VOVWORLD) - The Bach Dang river was the site of three major naval battles against foreign invaders. In 938, Ngo Quyen defeated the southern Han troops. 43 years later Le Dai Hanh wiped out...

  • Non Nuoc Cao Bang Global Georpark’s values preserved

    Non Nuoc Cao Bang Global Georpark’s values preserved

    (VOVWORLD) - Non Nuoc Cao Bang in Cao Bằng province has been recognised as a global geopark by the UNESCO Global Geoparks Council in Paris. Efforts to preserve and promote...

  • Hoi An, Vietnam’s new food capital

    Hoi An, Vietnam’s new food capital

    (VOVWORLD) - Hoi An has recently been recognized as Vietnam’s new food capital by the World Association of Chef Societies. The ancient town, already best known for peaceful streets and mossy...

  • Phung Hung mural street features old Hanoi

    Phung Hung mural street features old Hanoi

    (VOVWORLD) - Phung Hung street in Hanoi’s Old Quarter has been revived with beautiful mural paintings recalling Hanoi in the past. Opened to the public in early February , it is...

  • Migrants on stranded rescue ship head for Spain

    Migrants on stranded rescue ship head for Spain

    Hundreds of migrants stranded for days on an aid ship in the Mediterranean because Italy and Malta refused to take them headed on Tuesday for Spain after being transferred to two other vessels.

  • VN welcomes DPRK-US summit outcomes

    VN welcomes DPRK-US summit outcomes

    Vietnam welcomes and highly values the outcomes of the summit between the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) and the United States, which took place in Singapore on June 12, according to Foreign Ministry spokesperson Le Thi Thu Hang. 

  • Trump says he will stop 'war games' with S. Korea

    Trump says he will stop 'war games' with S. Korea

    U.S. President Donald Trump said Tuesday that he will stop "provocative and expensive" war games with South Korea in a surprise reference to the joint military exercises Pyongyang has criticized as a rehearsal of invasion.

  • Trump, Kim sign agreementafter historic summit but few specifics

    Trump, Kim sign agreementafter historic summit but few specifics

    US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un pledged on Tuesday to work toward complete denuclearisation of the Korean peninsula while Washington committed to provide security guarantees for its old enemy.