Media Scan

Vietnam among world’s cheapest destinations for Indian tourists
30 Jun 2018
Vietnam has been named among the world’s cheapest countries for Indian tourists, according to the Times of India, an Indian English-language daily newspaper.
Vietnam's loss is India's gain as US regulates illegal shrimp imports
28 Jun 2018
The US’s move to introduce measures to prevent illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing and misrepresented seafood from entering the country is likely to help Indian shrimp exports because new regulations will hurt exports from Vietnam, India's main competitor.
3rd denim, jeans exhibition opens in HCM City
28 Jun 2018
HCM City — The third edition of the Denimsandjeans.com Việt Nam Show opened in HCM City yesterday with over 100 garment enterprises from 11 countries taking part.
Indian cultural center screening film in Hanoi
27 Jun 2018
Swami Vivekananda Cultural Center in Hanoi will be screening this week a film of the Indian Telugu drama “Manmanatha” (All of us) directed by Chandra Sekhar Yeleti, starring Mohanlal, Gautami, Viswant Duddumpudi and Raina Rao.
War, wine and wonders: hopefuls vie for place on UNESCO heritage list
25 Jun 2018
MANAMA — Inuit hunting grounds, World War I cemeteries, Art Deco heritage in Mumbai and Italy’s wine-producing Prosecco hills are among 30 hopefuls in the running to join UNESCO’s famous list as the World Heritage Committee meets from June 24 in Bahrain.
Hundreds of people practice yoga in HCMC
23 Jun 2018
HCMC – Hundreds of people from HCMC gathered on the morning of June 23 at Ho Xuan Huong Sports Club in HCMC’s District 3 to present a yoga performance, hosted by an Indian yoga master on the occasion of the Fourth International Yoga Day.
India is playing important role in taking world economy on higher level: PM Modi
22 Jun 2018
While addressing a gathering at the foundation stone laying ceremony of Vanijya Bhawan at Akbar Road in the national capital on Friday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said, "In last 4 years, government has tried to work in people friendly, development friendly and investment friendly manner. Weather it is fiscal or current account balance, there has been improvement in comparison to the last government. India is playing an important role in taking world economy on higher level. In last quarter of the year, country has touched 7.7 per cent development rate".
Dollar hike won’t significantly affect VN’s economy
21 Jun 2018
Last Thursday, Fed decided to raise the benchmark interest rate by 0.25 percentage points while implying that from now till the end of the year, the rate could be raised two more times.
Vietnam, India seek stronger textile ties
21 Jun 2018

(VEN) - Strengthening cooperation with India is important for the Vietnamese textile and garment industry to improve its competitiveness and increase its exports. To that end, a conference, entitled “Textiles: India-Vietnam Cooperation, Partners in Progress”, was held recently by the Consulate General of India in Ho Chi Minh City with the goal of boosting trade relations between the two countries in textiles.  

With US sanctions, India has perfect window of opportunity for defence deals with Vietnam
19 Jun 2018
Nirmala Sitharaman’s visit could not have been better timed, with US bringing in CAATSA and complicating defence ties between Russia and Vietnam.