At the opening ceremony (Photo: VNA) Hanoi (VNA) – A photo exhibition showcasing the charm of nature, people and people in Vietnam and China opened in Hanoi on December 26 in celebration of the 10th establishment anniversary of the comprehensive strategic cooperative partnership between the two nations. The exhibition was jointly held by the Vietnam Pictorial of the Vietnam News Agency (VNA) and a magazine of the Guangxi Broadcasting Service (GXBS) of China’s Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region. Addressing the opening ceremony, Editor-in-chief of the Vietnam Pictorial Nguyen Thang said the Vietnam-China comprehensive strategic cooperative partnership has maintained positive growth over the years, with their political, diplomatic and economic relations being strengthened continuously. Press agencies of Vietnam and China have always cooperated and assisted each other to fulfil their tasks, he noted, adding that the exhibition serves as proof of effective collaboration … [Read more...] about Photo exhibition on Vietnam, China’s beauty opens in Hanoi
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Illustrative image (Source: Internet) HCM City (VNA) - The third European Art of Living Exhibition - EuroSphere 2019 which gathers over 50 European age-old brands in the field of food and beverage, fashion, jewelry, cosmetics, perfume, furniture, cars, education, real estate and tourism, opened in Ho Chi Minh City on June 14. Extending on the success of previous years, the annually European consumer and consumer goods exhibition resumes its role of bridging and harmonising Western and Oriental cultures. Particularly, for the first time, the EuroSphere 2019 expanded to service industries, assisting Vietnamese people who want to invest in Europe. This year’s event offers free openings to visitors throughout the three days of the exhibition; providing opportunities for Vietnamese consumers to experience "made in EU" products, as well as meet directly with manufacturers to better understand their products and services. Speaking at the opening ceremony, Ambassador Bruno … [Read more...] about European consumer goods and services exhibition opens in HCM City
The first prize was won by Saigon photographer Nguyen Thanh Hop for a photo titled "Vao keo tranh giay tu go dua" which shows artists gluing an artwork made with coconut fiber on a backlit table. The art form is known as tranh giay dua (coconut paper painting). The "I love Ben Tre" photomarathon was part of the fifth coconut festival that took place in the southern province from November 14-20. The festival honors Ben Tre’s coconut palms, products made with different parts of it, and local life surrounding the palm. Photos had to be taken in the province from November 15-17. In second place was a photograph of women dancing at the opening ceremony of the festival, wearing the khan ran, a traditional checkered black and white shawl, and the ao ba ba, a traditional southern garment. The photo, titled "Duyen dang Ben Tre" or Graceful Ben Tre, was taken by photographer Nguyen Bach Thao of Vinh Long Province. The contest received 800 submissions by 395 photographers from 25 … [Read more...] about Prize-winning pictures show a life revolving around coconuts
Nguyen Thanh Do, HDBank vice chairman, attends the awards ceremony for the Top 10 Most Profitable Companies in Banking, Finance and Securities. — Photo courtesy of HDBank Vietnam Report has released its Vietnam Profit 500 with a number of categories like Top 10 Most Profitable Companies, Top 15 Most Profitable Private Companies and Top 10 Most Profitable Companies in Banking, and Finance and Securities. This year’s Vietnam Profit 50 honours major groups and corporations, including Petrolimex, Samsung, Viettel, Vingroup, Vinamilk, and Vietjet. The Top 10 Most Profitable Banks includes Vietcombank, Vietinbank, Techcombank, VPBank, HDBank, MB, and ACB. According to the report, the inclusion and ranking of the companies in this list are objectively and independently based on the weighted score of several main indicators reflecting their profitability such as ROA, ROE, ROR, pre-tax profit and revenue. The companies appearing in Vietnam Profit 500 were capable of generating … [Read more...] about Vietnam Top 10 Most Profitable Companies in 2019: Who is who?
Magician J will wow festival goers with a performance inspired by Japanese culture (Photo courtesy of Sakuko Vietnam) Hanoi (VNA) – A wide range of cultural activities and products from Japan will be featured during the Japan Fest in Hanoi on November 23 and 24. The festival, which will be held at the Children’s Palace, 36 Ly Thai To Street, is expected to draw 25,000 visitors. It will promote Japanese culture to Vietnamese people and foreign tourists. Hosted by Sakuko, a supplier of Japanese brands in Vietnam, the event will feature 50 brands in food, baby goods, cosmetics, fashion and home decor. The scale of the festival is bigger than its previous version, Cool Japan Festival 2018. Apart from the fair, the festival will feature Japanese art performances, traditional dances with umbrellas and fans, music shows, tea ceremonies, lucky draws and a competition with prizes in cash. For two days, visitors will have a chance to enjoy the performances of Polaris … [Read more...] about Japan Fest to offer cultural performances and products