Public debt payments forecast to reach 2014 estimate

Public debt payments forecast to reach 2014 estimate

10/23/2014 - 19:48

(VOVworld) – The Ministry of Finance reported to the National Assembly that public debt payments 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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Vietnam celebrates World Food Day 2014

Vietnam celebrates World Food Day 2014

10/14/2014 - 18:13

(VOVworld) – A ceremony took place in Quang Ninh province on Tuesday to mark World Food Day and the 69th founding anniversary of the UN Food and Agriculture Organization.

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Vietnamese entrepreneurs accompany national development

Vietnamese entrepreneurs accompany national development

10/13/2014 - 18:13

(VOVworld) – An array of activities has been held in many localities to mark Vietnam Entrepreneurs’ Day on October 13. At a meeting with over 100 businesspeople in Hanoi, President Truong Tan Sang asked the business community to promote their central role in the industrialization and modernization process and together with the Party and State improve national competitiveness.

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Festival to honor honorary citizens of the Capital city

Festival to honor honorary citizens of the Capital city

10/12/2014 - 15:54

(VOVworld) – A Peaceful culture festival was held at Ly Thai To monument to mark the Capital city’s 60th liberation anniversary and 15th anniversary of the UNESCO’s recognition as “The City for peace”. The festival attracted around 2,000 participants including ambassadors, representatives of foreign organizations and foreign students in Hanoi.

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Vietnam boosts ties with Belgium, EU

Vietnam boosts ties with Belgium, EU

10/11/2014 - 15:06

(VOVworld) – Vietnam considers the EU one of its important partners and attaches great importance to cooperating with the EU. Vietnamese Ambassador to Brussels Pham Sanh Chau told the press ahead of Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung’s official visit to Belgium and the European Union, starting Sunday.

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Exhibition confirms Vietnam’s sovereignty over Hoang Sa and Truong Sa archipelagoes

Exhibition confirms Vietnam’s sovereignty over Hoang Sa and Truong Sa archipelagoes

10/10/2014 - 18:29

(VOVworld) - The Ministry of Information and Communications and Quang Ninh province have jointly held an exhibition on historical and legal evidence proving Vietnam’s sovereignty over Hoang Sa and Truong Sa archipelagoes.

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An array of activiites to mark Hanoi's 60th liberation anniversary

An array of activiites to mark Hanoi's 60th liberation anniversary

10/9/2014 - 18:44

(VOVworld) – Various activities are underway to mark Hanoi’s 60th liberation anniversary on October 10th. Main streets in Hanoi have been beautifully decorated with flags, colored lights, panels, and flower arrangements.

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Wednesday October 22, 2014

Wednesday October 22, 2014

(VOVworld) - First up we would like to inform you of a frequency change for our winter broadcast beginning October 26. Listeners in Europe, Central America and the Caribbean, and...

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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...