National patriotism festival opens in Ho Chi Minh City

National patriotism festival opens in Ho Chi Minh City

8/29/2015 - 17:09

(VOVworld) - Young people and students in Ho Chi Minh City have launched a festival on national patriotism.

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President’s decision on amnesty announced

President’s decision on amnesty announced

8/28/2015 - 18:41

(VOVworld) - The President’s Decision on Amnesty was announced at a press conference in Hanoi on Friday on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the August Revolution (August 19) and National Day (September 2).

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2015 Autumn Economic Forum opens

2015 Autumn Economic Forum opens

8/27/2015 - 18:40

(VOVworld) - The 2015 Autumn Economic Forum entitled ‘Vietnam’s economy – integration and sustainable development’ opened in northern Thanh Hoa province on Thursday.

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ASEAN, a politically and economically connected community

ASEAN, a politically and economically connected community

8/26/2015 - 17:34

(VOVworld) – A seminar to discuss the building of an ASEAN Socio-Cultural Community and EU experiences opened in Hanoi on Wednesday

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Exhibition highlights nation’s past 70 years

Exhibition highlights nation’s past 70 years

8/25/2015 - 19:09

(VOVworld) - An exhibition highlighting the country’s development path over the past seven decades opened in Hanoi on Tuesday as part of activities to mark the upcoming National Day.

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Actively promoting Vietnam’s images abroad

Actively promoting Vietnam’s images abroad

8/24/2015 - 18:03

(VOVworld) – Member of the Politburo and President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front, Nguyen Thien Nhan, received on Monday heads of Vietnam’s overseas diplomatic corps before they undertake missions abroad.

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Singapore says it welcomes Vietnamese tourists

Singapore says it welcomes Vietnamese tourists

8/23/2015 - 15:16

(VOVworld) – Vietnamese tourists are welcomed in Singapore, as confirmed by the Singapore Tourism Board (STB) in a letter recently sent to the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism.

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ASEAN is determined to form ASEAN Economic Community by year-end

ASEAN is determined to form ASEAN Economic Community by year-end

8/23/2015 - 15:14

(VOVworld) - The 47th ASEAN Economic Ministers’ Meeting (AEM 47) and related meetings opened in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, on Saturday.

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Leniency is Vietnam’s major policy in crime prevention

Leniency is Vietnam’s major policy in crime prevention

8/22/2015 - 14:42

(VOVworld) – Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc, President of the 2015 National Advisory Council for Amnesty chaired a meeting on Saturday to review the list of eligible prisoners for amnesty on National Day (September 2).

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Vietnamese, Czech firms look for cooperation opportunities

Vietnamese, Czech firms look for cooperation opportunities

8/21/2015 - 15:17

(VOVworld) - 80 businesses from Hanoi and the Czech Republic in the garments, textiles, and footwear sector gathered at a conference in Prague to discuss cooperation and investment opportunities.

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Strengthen agricultural, rural modernization

Strengthen agricultural, rural modernization

8/20/2015 - 18:23

(VOVworld)- A workshop on integrating agricultural and rural modernization in new rural development took place in Hanoi on Thursday.

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World media praises achievements of Vietnam’s revolution

World media praises achievements of Vietnam’s revolution

8/19/2015 - 18:11

(VOV) – The website of Argentina’s Center for Economic and Social Research wrote about the achievements of Vietnam’s revolution on the occasion of 70th anniversary of the August Revolution, August 19th and National Day, September 2.

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Increasing Vietnam National Assembly’s role in ASEAN Community

Increasing Vietnam National Assembly’s role in ASEAN Community

8/18/2015 - 17:50

(VOVworld) – The National Assembly’s External Relations Committee chaired a hearing on the ASEAN Community and Vietnam’s involvement in the organization in Hanoi on Tuesday.

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Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia, Myanmar cooperate for transparent administration

Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia, Myanmar cooperate for transparent administration

8/17/2015 - 18:01

(VOVworld) – Delegates from Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia, and Myanmar joined the 6th conference on monitoring and overseeing budgets towards an effective, transparent public finance system. The conference is co-organized by the Vietnam National Assembly’s Finance and Budget Committee and the World Bank in Da Nang city on Monday.

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Vietnam’s images highlighted at ASEAN Family Day in New York

Vietnam’s images highlighted at ASEAN Family Day in New York

8/16/2015 - 16:28

(VOVworld) - Permanent missions of ASEAN countries to the United Nations (UN) celebrated the “ASEAN Family Day” in New York on Saturday.

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Wednesday August 26, 2015

Wednesday August 26, 2015

(VOVworld) - I’m reading an interesting letter from 61-year-old Lauri Niemi of Finland. He lives in a Helsinki surburb called Laajasalo, which actually is an island in the Gulf of...

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Thai Phien flower village

Thai Phien flower village

A visit to Thai Phien flower village in Da Lat