Viet Nam News (Vietnam)

HCM CITY (Viet Nam News/ANN) – Vietnam now exports 1 billion pairs of shoes per year and the nation is the second largest leather and footwear exporter in the world, according to experts at the Vietnam Footwear Summit 2019 held in HCM City on Wednesday.

CAN THO (Viet Nam News/ANN) - The country is facing fierce competition, even in the domestic market. Businesses therefore need to better exploit the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP).

HANOI (Viet Nam News/ANN) - Việt Nam objects to Taiwan (China)’s live-fire exercise around Ba Binh (Itu Aba) island in Vietnam’s Truong Sa (Spratly) Archipelago, and has demanded it refrain from such actions in the future, stated spokesperson for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Le Thi Thu Hang.

HCM CITY (Viet Nam News/ANN) - City authorities are planning to use artificial intelligence (AI) to further their scheme to develop a smart city, Nguyen Thanh Phong, chairman of HCM City People’s Committee, told a seminar on AI research and application on Wednesday.

HCM CITY (Viet Nam News/ANN) - Fifteen major tour-operators from India and 35 Vietnamese tour operators held meetings at a tourism promotion event in HCM City on Wednesday.

HANOI (Viet Nam News/ANN) - Though the internet has transformed Vietnamese society for the better, the ‘digital divide’, between different groups still needs addressed, according to experts.

HANOI (Viet Nam News/ANN) - Many families in Hong Linh Commune in Ha Tinh Province still keep water pipes running from mountain creeks. Others in the province’s Thuan Loc Commune prefer to use their wells, just in case tap water dries up.

HANOI (Viet Nam News/ANN) - The official groundbreaking ceremony for the construction of the Formula One (F1) racetrack was held on Wednesday morning at Nam Tu Liem District, Hanoi.

HANOI (Viet Nam News/ANN) - Whichever country holds the Asean chairmanship must take the lead in consolidating the bloc’s identity and enhancing its adaptability in a changing world, said Assistant Minister of Foreign Affairs Nguyen Van Thao on Tuesday.

HCM CITY (Viet Nam News/ANN) - The Ministry of Health has chosen three hospitals to pilot the IBM Watson for Oncology, an artificial intelligence (AI)-driven clinical decision support system.