Vietnamese students win gold and silver at the 2015 Int’l Informatics Olympiad

Vietnamese students win gold and silver at the 2015 Int’l Informatics Olympiad

8/1/2015 - 15:47

(VOvworld) - The Ministry of Education and Training reports that 4 Vietnamese students participating in the 2015 International Olympiad in Informatics in Kazakhstan won 1 gold and 3 silver medals. Pham Van Hanh, a grade-12 student of Gifted Secondary School on National Sciences under the Hanoi National University, won a gold medal.

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20th founding anniversary of Vietnam-US ties marked in Washington D.C

20th founding anniversary of Vietnam-US ties marked in Washington D.C

7/31/2015 - 18:30

(VOVworld) - The Vietnam Embassy in the US celebrated the 20th founding anniversary of the two countries’ diplomatic ties with a ceremony in Washington D.C. on Friday.

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Gov’s Religious Committee as a bridge in implementing Party and State’s religious policy

Gov’s Religious Committee as a bridge in implementing Party and State’s religious policy

7/30/2015 - 18:51

(VOVworld) - The Government’s religious committee has celebrated its 60th anniversary. Speaking in the celebration in Hanoi on Thursday, Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam, praised the sector’s role in implementing the Party and State’s religious policy, strengthening national unity to promote national socio economic development.

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Collectives, individuals honoured at ‘Vietnam Glory’ program

Collectives, individuals honoured at ‘Vietnam Glory’ program

7/29/2015 - 17:30

(VOVworld) - Fifteen collectives and individuals were honoured for their enthusiasm, creativity and contributions to national construction and defense at the 2015 ‘Vietnam Glory’ program held in Hanoi on Tuesday.

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Vietnam is a responsible ASEAN member

Vietnam is a responsible ASEAN member

7/28/2015 - 17:53

(VOVworld) – Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh said Vietnam is a responsible ASEAN member and has contributed significantly to the group.

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Vietnam takes responsibility in UN peacekeeping operations

Vietnam takes responsibility in UN peacekeeping operations

7/27/2015 - 18:28

(VOVworld) – Vietnam’s Peacekeeping Center and the Global Peace Operations Initiative of the US Pacific Command co-organized an international workshop on force generation to the UN peacekeeping operations.

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Activities to mark War Invalids and Martyrs’ Day

Activities to mark War Invalids and Martyrs’ Day

7/26/2015 - 15:49

(VOVworld) – On Sunday, Politburo member and Head of the Party Central Committee’s Commission for Inspection Ngo Van Du offered incense at Truong Son Martyrs’ Cemetery.

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Activities to respond to 2015 Red Journey blood donation campaign

Activities to respond to 2015 Red Journey blood donation campaign

7/25/2015 - 15:45

(VOVworld) – A blood donation day was held at the National Convention Centre in Hanoi on Saturday to respond to 2015 Red Journey blood donation campaign. The event was expected to collect 2,000 blood units.

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“Busan Day 2015” held in Ho Chi Minh city

“Busan Day 2015” held in Ho Chi Minh city

7/24/2015 - 18:42

(VOVworld) – Ho Chi Minh city and Busan city in the Republic of Korea co-organized “Busan Day 2015” in Ho Chi Minh city on Friday attracting a large number of local dwellers. Busan governor Suh Byung Soo spoke at the opening saying that over the past 20 years both cities have nurtured friendship and cooperation.

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Vietnam hosts the 1st ASEAN traditional music festival

Vietnam hosts the 1st ASEAN traditional music festival

7/24/2015 - 18:35

(VOVworld) – The 1st ASEAN traditional music festival will open in Vietnam’s central Thanh Hoa province from August 1 – 8. Themed “Connecting world’s heritages”, the festival will be an event where artists can exchange experiences, promote their countries’ traditional music, and absorb the music of other ASEAN countries.

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Provinces, businesses–the center of inter’nal integration communications

Provinces, businesses–the center of inter’nal integration communications

7/23/2015 - 19:22

(VOVworld) – A seminar took place in the central city of Da Nang on Thursday to gather opinions on a project to improve understanding of international economic integration and disseminate the newly signed FTAs.

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Vietnam’s strategic regions asked to boost economic development, ensure defense, security

Vietnam’s strategic regions asked to boost economic development, ensure defense, security

7/22/2015 - 18:46

(VOVworld) – The provinces of Vietnam’s North West, Central Highlands, and South West with borderlines stretching more than 3490 km alongside China, Laos, and Cambodia, are of great strategic importance to national socioeconomic development and defense.

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Vietnam leads in implementing ASEAN economic commitments

Vietnam leads in implementing ASEAN economic commitments

7/21/2015 - 17:31

(VOVworld) – Deputy Foreign Minister Le Hoai Trung chaired a meeting of agencies involved in ASEAN cooperation in Hanoi on Tuesday.

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World Bank raises Vietnam’s 2015 growth forecast

World Bank raises Vietnam’s 2015 growth forecast

7/20/2015 - 18:10

(VOVworld)- The World Bank on Monday issued a report reviewing Vietnam's economic performance. Sebartian Eckardt, a WB Senior Economics Expert in Vietnam, said Vietnam’s economy was recovering with a GDP growth rate in the first half of 2015 of 6.28%, the highest rate in the last 5 years.

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Blood donation “Red Journey” campaign held in Ly Son

Blood donation “Red Journey” campaign held in Ly Son

7/19/2015 - 15:11

(VOVworld) – The 2015 Red Journey with the message “Connecting Vietnamese blood” was held on Friday and Saturday in Ly Son island district in Quang Ngai province as part of nationwide activities to promote blood donation.

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Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

A: We’d like to say hello today to Mogire Machuki of Kenya. In an email to VOV this week, he wrote: “Greetings from Kisii Kenya, my pleasure connecting with VOV,...

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Hoi An Ancient Town Vietnam-Vietnam Tourism

Hoi An Ancient Town Vietnam-Vietnam Tourism

Hoi An Ancient Town Vietnam-Vietnam Tourism