Friendly meeting to mark Vietnam-Sweden 45th diplomatic ties

Friendly meeting to mark Vietnam-Sweden 45th diplomatic ties

10/30/2014 - 18:38

(VOVworld) – A forum on Vietnam-Sweden friendly relations was held in Hanoi on Thursday to mark the two countries’ 45th anniversary of diplomatic ties.

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ASOCIO ICT Summit opens in Hanoi

ASOCIO ICT Summit opens in Hanoi

10/29/2014 - 18:06

(VOVworld) - The Asian-Oceania Computing Industry Organisation (ASOCIO) ICT Summit 2014 opened in Hanoi on Wednesday with the participation of 700 delegations from nearly 20 regional countries. In his address, Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam said that he highly valued the summit theme “ICT - the new paradigm in social-economic development and agriculture restructuring”.

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Vietnam wins first prize at 10th ASEAN Skills Competition

Vietnam wins first prize at 10th ASEAN Skills Competition

10/28/2014 - 18:25

(VOVworld) – Vietnam won first prize at the 10th ASEAN Skills Competition with 15 gold medals, followed by Indonesia and Malaysia.

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Orientations for external relations information

Orientations for external relations information

10/27/2014 - 18:00

(VOVworld) - Vietnam's dissemination of external relations information needs to focus on Vietnam’s renovation achievements and international integration.

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Mother Goddess worshipping belief festival

Mother Goddess worshipping belief festival

10/26/2014 - 16:56

(VOVworld) - Performers from 250 art troupes nationwide are taking part in the 2nd Chau Van ritual festival in Hanoi.

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Vietnam Economic Forum 2014

Vietnam Economic Forum 2014

10/24/2014 - 18:43

(VOVworld) - The Vietnam Economic Forum 2014 opened in Hanoi on Friday focusing on green growth and economic restructuring.

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Public debt payment forecast to reach 2014 estimate

Public debt payment forecast to reach 2014 estimate

10/23/2014 - 19:48

(VOVworld) – The Ministry of Finance reported to the National Assembly that public debt payment is set at 120 trillion VND this year and over 100 trillion VND was paid in the first 9 months equivalent to 84.9% of estimate.

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International workshop discusses poverty reduction

International workshop discusses poverty reduction

10/22/2014 - 18:46

(VOVworld) – The 5th International workshop on poverty reduction has been held in Ho Chi Minh city with the participation of researchers and university lecturers from Bangladesh, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Thailand, India, and Vietnam.

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Raising the value of Vietnam’s export rice

Raising the value of Vietnam’s export rice

10/21/2014 - 16:19

(VOVworld)-Vietnam has become one the three biggest rice exporters in the world thanks to its continuous efforts in agricultural production over the last 20 years. In spite of achievements in the rice industry, Vietnamese far

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Vietnam aims to build an effective public administration

Vietnam aims to build an effective public administration

10/20/2014 - 18:36

(VOVworld) – EROPA, the Eastern Regional Organization of Public Administration convened its plenary session on Monday in Hanoi. Delegates from 10 EROPA member countries attended the conference themed “Public Administration and Governance in the context of regional integration and globalization”.

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German scholars praise Vietnamese Prime Minister’s East Sea remarks

German scholars praise Vietnamese Prime Minister’s East Sea remarks

10/19/2014 - 15:35

(VOVworld) – Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung delivered an important speech about security challenges in Asia before German parliamentarians and scholars during his visit to Germany. The speech, which focused on instability in the East Sea, has attracted the attention of many German newspapers and scholars.

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UN appreciates Vietnam’s participation in peacekeeping

UN appreciates Vietnam’s participation in peacekeeping

10/18/2014 - 15:37

(VOVworld) – The United Nations appreciates Vietnam’s active participation and preparations for peacekeeping operations and believes the country will be a reliable peacekeeping partner

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2014 Month for the Poor launched

2014 Month for the Poor launched

10/17/2014 - 18:02

(VOVworld) – Nearly 94 million USD was raised and 11,000 houses were built in September for the poor, as stated at a ceremony to launch 2014 Month for the Poor in Hanoi on Friday by the Vietnam Fatherland Front Central Committee (VFF).

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Over 90% of Ho Chi Minh city dwellers prioritize Vietnamese goods

Over 90% of Ho Chi Minh city dwellers prioritize Vietnamese goods

10/16/2014 - 18:31

(VOVworld) – 95% of goods in supermarkets in Ho Chi Minh city are Vietnamese products and 90% of the city dwellers give priority to local products.

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Vietnam aims at sustainable agricultural development

Vietnam aims at sustainable agricultural development

10/15/2014 - 16:36

(VOVworld) – Vietnam will develop its agriculture sustainably. Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Le Quoc Doanh made the remark in an interview granted to VOV to mark the 34th World Food Day on October 16th.

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Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

The Vietnamese Ao Dai (traditional long dress) has graced the world’s catwalks, acclaimed for its elegant appearance and its softness and lightness. The beauty of the traditional long dress rests...

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Ho Dynasty Citadel- world cultural heritage Site 2011 UNESCO's recognition

Ho Dynasty Citadel- world cultural heritage Site 2011 UNESCO's recognition

The Citadel of Ho Dynasty in the central province of Thanh Hoa has been named a World Cultural Heritage Site by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization or...