AMM 49 releases a joint communiqué showing concern about the East Sea issue

AMM 49 releases a joint communiqué showing concern about the East Sea issue

7/25/2016 - 17:59

(VOVworld)- The 49th ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Meeting (AMM 49) released a joint communiqué in Vientiane, Laos on July 24, covering a wide range of issues from politics, economics, and security and showing the ministers’ serious concern over recent and ongoing developments in the East Sea.

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All 4 Vietnamese competitors win medals at International Biology Olympiad

All 4 Vietnamese competitors win medals at International Biology Olympiad

7/24/2016 - 15:25

(VOVworld) – Vietnamese competitors won 1 gold, 1 silver and 2 bronze medals at the 27th International Biology Olympiad, which closed in Hanoi on Saturday.

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Art program marks War Invalids and Martyrs Day

Art program marks War Invalids and Martyrs Day

7/23/2016 - 16:25

(VOVworld) – An art performance was held on Friday at Hanoi Opera House to mark 69th War Invalids and Martyrs Day.

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ASEAN senior officials’ meeting focuses on internal solidarity

ASEAN senior officials’ meeting focuses on internal solidarity

7/22/2016 - 18:21

(VOVworld) - The ASEAN Senior Officials’ Meeting (SOM) opened in Vientiane, Laos, on Friday, with the aim of preparing for the 49th ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Meeting (AMM) and related meetings slated for two days later.

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European firms give positive feedback on Vietnam’s business climate in Q2

European firms give positive feedback on Vietnam’s business climate in Q2

7/21/2016 - 17:53

(VOVworld) – 66.7% of European firms described their business environment as "excellent" or "good", according to the Business Climate Index (BCI) for the second quarter this year, released by the European Chamber of Commerce (EuroCham) in Vietnam on Thursday.

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World Bank: 2016 Vietnam GDP grows 6 %

World Bank: 2016 Vietnam GDP grows 6 %

7/20/2016 - 16:07

(VOVworld) – The World Bank (WB) has announced its report on Vietnam’s economy in the first half of this year.

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Vietnam News Agency rejects Chinese media’s reports on East Sea issues

Vietnam News Agency rejects Chinese media’s reports on East Sea issues

7/19/2016 - 16:44

(VOVworld) - The Vietnam News Agency has refuted untruthful reports by the Chinese press on the East Sea issues which were discussed at a meeting between Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on July 14 on the sidelines of the Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) Summit in Ulan Bator, Mongolia.

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Vietnam attends UN Conference on Trade and Development

Vietnam attends UN Conference on Trade and Development

7/18/2016 - 19:12

(VOVworld) – The Vietnamese delegation, led by the Assistant to Foreign Minister Vu Quang Minh, is attending the 14th United Nations Conference on Trade and Development held in Kenya’s capital Nairobi from July 15-22.

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Environmental pollution projects unwelcomed

Environmental pollution projects unwelcomed

7/17/2016 - 16:16

(VOVworld) – Minister of Planning and Investment Nguyen Chi Dung has stressed the need to strictly verify investment projects before licensing. Mr. Dung was speaking at a national conference of the planning and investment sector in Nha Trang city on Sunday.

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Cham ethnic culture, sports and tourism festival opens

Cham ethnic culture, sports and tourism festival opens

7/16/2016 - 16:27

(VOVworld) - An Giang province has hosted the opening ceremony of a festival honoring Cham culture and promoting tourism.

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PCA verdict encourages the settlement of maritime disputes via international arbitration

PCA verdict encourages the settlement of maritime disputes via international arbitration

7/15/2016 - 18:38

(VOVworld) - Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said Thursday that he will send former President Fidel Ramos to China for talks after the Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA) ruled against Beijing's claims to most of the disputed East Sea.

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Vietnam makes efforts to promote human rights

Vietnam makes efforts to promote human rights

7/14/2016 - 16:23

(VOVworld) – Ambassador Nguyen Phuong Nga insisted on Vietnam’s efforts in promoting human rights and implementing sustainable growth at a UN debate on human rights on Tuesday and Wednesday.

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3rd National Emulation Congress for AO victims opens

3rd National Emulation Congress for AO victims opens

7/13/2016 - 18:31

(VOVworld) – The 3rd National Emulation Congress for Victims of Agent Orange/Dioxin opened in Hanoi on Wednesday. At the event, Head of the Party Central Committee’s Mass Mobilisation Commission Truong Thi Mai appreciated the Vietnam Association for Victims of Agent Orange/Dioxin (VAVA) and its branches for their responsibility, unity, and dedication to supporting AO victims.

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Vietnam supports peaceful measures to settle disputes in the East Sea

Vietnam supports peaceful measures to settle disputes in the East Sea

7/12/2016 - 19:58

(VOVworld) - Following the PCA ruling, Vietnamese Foreign Ministry spokesperson said Vietnam welcomed the PCA conclusion and will issue a statement on the ruling.

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China’s claims under nine-dash line contrary to UNCLOS: Hague tribunal

China’s claims under nine-dash line contrary to UNCLOS: Hague tribunal

7/12/2016 - 19:40

(VOVworld) - China’s claims to historic rights over waters within the nine-dash line are contrary to the 1982 United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS). The Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA) at The Hague issued, in the afternoon of July 12 (Vietnam time), the ruling on the case brought by the Philippines against China’s nine-dash line claim...

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International conference on Particles, Strings, and Cosmology opens in Quy Nhon

International conference on Particles, Strings, and Cosmology opens in Quy Nhon

7/11/2016 - 18:01

(VOVworld)- On Monday, an international conference on Particles, Strings and Cosmology opened at the International Center for Interdisciplinary Science and Education in Quy Nhon City, Binh Dinh province.

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Red Journey 2016 to be launched

Red Journey 2016 to be launched

7/10/2016 - 14:37

(VOVworld) – On Sunday the National Institute of Heamatology and Blood Transfusion held a press conference on this year’s Red Journey, which is expected to collect 20,000 blood units. The 1-month journey began on July 1 and goes through 27 provinces and cities.

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56th anniversary of Vietnam’s tourism sector marked

56th anniversary of Vietnam’s tourism sector marked

7/9/2016 - 14:52

(VOVworld) – A ceremony was held in Hanoi on Saturday to mark the 56th anniversary of Vietnam’s tourism sector on July 9.

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Improving management and public administration

Improving management and public administration

7/8/2016 - 18:19

(VOVworld) – The Center for Research and Training of the Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) held a seminar on Friday on the results of a survey on Vietnam’s Provincial Governance and Public Administration Performance Index (PAPI). PAPI provides a set of objective indicators that help assess the performance of governance and public administration, while at the same time providing an incentive...

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Activities mark 55th anniversary of Agent Orange/Dioxin catastrophe in Vietnam

Activities mark 55th anniversary of Agent Orange/Dioxin catastrophe in Vietnam

7/7/2016 - 17:26

(VOVworld) – A press conference on activities to mark the 55th anniversary of the Agent Orange/Dioxin catastrophy was held in Hanoi on Thursday.

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Wednesday, July 20, 2016

Wednesday, July 20, 2016

A: Thank you. We hope that you can come to Vietnam and visit Phu Quoc sometimes. Phu Quoc island is a popular tourist destination in summer. It has the most...

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Welcome to Vietnam

Welcome to Vietnam

Welcome to Vietnam