Experience sharing workshop on UN peace keeping mission

Experience sharing workshop on UN peace keeping mission

12/7/2016 - 19:20

(VOVworld) - The Vietnam Peacekeeping Center and French Embassy in Vietnam organized a workshop in Hanoi on Wednesday to exchange experiences on the sending of a sapper unit to United Nations peacekeeping missions.

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Vietnam strives to protect mangrove forests in response to climate change

Vietnam strives to protect mangrove forests in response to climate change

12/6/2016 - 19:21

(VOVworld)- Vietnam has planted 24,000 ha of mangrove forests since 1994, helping to protect 100 km of sea dykes, according to reports at a seminar in Ninh Binh province on sustainable development of mangrove forests.

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Giant Lantern Festival opens in Hanoi

Giant Lantern Festival opens in Hanoi

12/5/2016 - 16:48

(VOVworld)- The 2016 Vietnam-Korea Giant Lantern Festival is ongoing in Gamuda City, in Hoang Mai District, Hanoi. More than 200 giant lanterns that symbolize the three dimensions of Vietnamese and Korean culture: Peace, Love, and Hope are on display. Mr Truong Nguyen Tuan Anh, Director of the lantern festival project, said: “This festival has offered Hanoians an opportunity to enjoy...

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Increasing Vietnam-Czech ICT cooperation

Increasing Vietnam-Czech ICT cooperation

12/4/2016 - 16:31

(VOVworld)- Vietnam and the Czech Republic have discussed ways to strengthen bilateral cooperation in Information Communications Technology (ICT).

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National voluntary festival

National voluntary festival

12/3/2016 - 16:30

(VOVworld) – Thousands of young people attended the National Voluntary Festival at Hoa Binh park in Hanoi on Saturday to celebrate Global Voluntary Day, which falls on December 5.

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World Economic Forum: Vietnam upgraded in global enabling trade report

World Economic Forum: Vietnam upgraded in global enabling trade report

12/2/2016 - 18:36

(VOVworld) – The World Economic Forum (WEF) reported that ASEAN is a more open market for global trade than the United States and the European Union, and that Vietnam has made a significant progress in the business environment.

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Businesses urged to improve their vanguard role in domestic and foreign market

Businesses urged to improve their vanguard role in domestic and foreign market

12/1/2016 - 16:39

(VOVworld) - Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh has urged Vietnamese enterprises to improve their vanguard position in both domestic and foreign markets.

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International press conference on amnesty decision 2016

International press conference on amnesty decision 2016

11/30/2016 - 19:40

(VOVworld) - Vietnam has announced its 2016 amnesty decision. During an international press conference jointly organized by the Presidential Office, the Ministry of Public Security, the Supreme People’s Court, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Government Office, and relevant agencies in Hanoi on Wednesday, Deputy Head of the Presidential Office, Giang Son, said the President had signed decision to pardon...

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International experts share experiences in water environment management

International experts share experiences in water environment management

11/29/2016 - 22:39

VOVworld)-Water management and water treatment technology topped the agenda of the 12th International Symposium on Southeast Asian Water Environment which opened in Hanoi on Tuesday.

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Promoting farmers’ role in agriculture restructuring

Promoting farmers’ role in agriculture restructuring

11/28/2016 - 20:09

VOVworld)-Cooperatives are the fundamental model to secure the rights and interests of farmers, said the President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front, Nguyen Thien Nhan.

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Brilliant young people receive Luong Dinh Cua Awards

Brilliant young people receive Luong Dinh Cua Awards

11/27/2016 - 16:55

(VOVworld)-85 outstanding young people in Vietnam’s rural areas were honored with the Luong Dinh Cua awards at a ceremony in Hanoi on Sunday.

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Government gives top priority to planning

Government gives top priority to planning

11/26/2016 - 19:04

(VOVworld)-The Government attaches special attention to planning, considering it the guidelines for development, said Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung.

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Vietnamese Ambassador presents credentials to WTO Director General

Vietnamese Ambassador presents credentials to WTO Director General

11/25/2016 - 19:18

(VOVworld) – The Head of Vietnam’s Permanent Mission to the UN, the WTO and other international organizations, Duong Chi Dung presented his credentials to the Director General of the World Trade Organization (WTO) Roberto Azevedo, on Thursday in Geneva, Switzerland.

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Vietnam develops sea and air logistics service

Vietnam develops sea and air logistics service

11/24/2016 - 18:50

(VOVworld) – Participants at the Vietnam Logistics Forum on Thursday discussed the integration of Vietnam’s sea and air logistics into the global value chain.

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Dialogue promotes gender equality in Vietnam

Dialogue promotes gender equality in Vietnam

11/23/2016 - 17:13

(VOVworld) - Vietnam is an active participant in the “Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW)” and is coordinating with UN Women to promote gender equality and protect the rights of women and girls, according to Shoko Ishikawa, Chief Representative of UN Women in Vietnam.

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National Assembly endorses pilot issuance of e-visas

National Assembly endorses pilot issuance of e-visas

11/22/2016 - 20:35

(VOVworld)-Vietnamese lawmakers on Tuesday passed a resolution on piloting the issuance of e-visas to foreign visitors. The single entry e-visas will have a valid period of up to 30 days.

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Seminar to highlight revolutionary tradition and patriotism

Seminar to highlight revolutionary tradition and patriotism

11/21/2016 - 20:22

(VOVworld)-Vietnam’s will and resolve to safeguard independence and freedom will be analyzed at a seminar in Hanoi on Friday to mark 70 years of National Resistance Day (December 19)

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Vietnamese Teachers’ Day marked nationwide

Vietnamese Teachers’ Day marked nationwide

11/20/2016 - 16:21

(VOVworld) – Activities have been held nationwide to mark Vietnamese Teachers’ Day on November 20th.

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National Unity and Cultural Heritages Week opens

National Unity and Cultural Heritages Week opens

11/19/2016 - 16:16

(VOVworld) - Vietnam Fatherland Front President Nguyen Thien Nhan has upheld the value of national unity as a major driving force for national development and international integration. He was speaking in the opening ceremony of a week featuring national unity and cultural heritages in Hanoi to mark the 86th anniversary of the Fatherland Front and the Day for Vietnamese Cultural...

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Press urged to promote great national unity tradition

Press urged to promote great national unity tradition

11/18/2016 - 16:01

(VOVworld) – The Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) hosted its 12th press award ceremony for the Cause of Great National Unity in Hanoi on Thursday.

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Wednesday November 30, 2016

Wednesday November 30, 2016

(VOVworld) - This week I’m especially impressed by a package from Roger Roussel of Canada. It’s a large envelope with 5 big stamps featuring famous Canadian hockey players. He sent...

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Welcome to Vietnam

Welcome to Vietnam