Vietnam marks World Meteorological Day

Vietnam marks World Meteorological Day

3/23/2017 - 19:16

(VOVworld) - The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment held a meeting in Hanoi on Thursday to mark World Meteorological Day.

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The World Water Day: waste water becomes solution to world safe water crisis

The World Water Day: waste water becomes solution to world safe water crisis

3/22/2017 - 19:24

(VOVworld) - A national meeting and a range of activities in response to World Water Day opened in the northern province of Bac Ninh on Wednesday.

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Vietnam strives to introduce financial inclusion to vulnerable groups

Vietnam strives to introduce financial inclusion to vulnerable groups

3/21/2017 - 19:37

(VOVworld)-How to make banking and financial services more accessible to the general public was the topic of a conference organized by the State Bank of Vietnam, Citi Foundation and Cooperative Development Foundation in Hanoi on Tuesday.

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International Day of Happiness celebrated across Vietnam

International Day of Happiness celebrated across Vietnam

3/20/2017 - 16:57

(VOVworld) – Ho Chi Minh City authorities are holding a series of events starting Monday to raise public awareness on the history, meaning, and theme of International Day of Happiness, March 20th.

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Best start-up student ideas honored

Best start-up student ideas honored

3/19/2017 - 16:33

(VOVworld) - The best start-up student ideas were awarded in Hanoi on Saturday after 5 months of competition.

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Vietnam celebrates International Francophone Day

Vietnam celebrates International Francophone Day

3/18/2017 - 16:12

(VOVworld) – Deputy Foreign Minister Ha Kim Ngoc has highlighted the achievements the French speaking community has made in addressing global challenges on security and development.

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Vietnam has its first code of conducts for tourists

Vietnam has its first code of conducts for tourists

3/17/2017 - 19:01

(VOVworld) - The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism has issued a code of conduct for international and local tourists, tour operators and locals at tourism spots.

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Sustainable rice production in the Mekong delta

Sustainable rice production in the Mekong delta

3/15/2017 - 18:15

(VOVworld) – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc chaired a meeting to discuss measures for sustainable rice production in the Mekong delta, which accounts for 90% of Vietnam’s rice export volumes.

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Da Nang tops Provincial Competitive Index 2016

Da Nang tops Provincial Competitive Index 2016

3/14/2017 - 17:58

(VOVworld) - Da Nang topped Vietnam’s Provincial Competitive Index (PCI) for the fourth consecutive year in 2016, beating 58 provinces and 4 other cities nationwide.

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“Kong: Skull Island” director becomes Vietnam’s Tourism Ambassador

“Kong: Skull Island” director becomes Vietnam’s Tourism Ambassador

3/13/2017 - 18:48

(VOVworld)-Jordan Vogt-Roberts, director of Hollywood blockbuster "Kong: Skull Island" has been appointed as Vietnam’s Tourism Ambassador for the 2017-2020 period.

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Kong: Skull Island smashes Vietnam’s box office of all time

Kong: Skull Island smashes Vietnam’s box office of all time

3/12/2017 - 17:00

(VOVworld) - American blockbuster “Kong: Skull Island” has set a new record in box office revenues in Vietnam after snagging 18.2 billion VND (798,200 USD) from the opening day on March 10 and early screenings on March 9 night.

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Prime Minister opens Buon Ma Thuot Coffee Festival

Prime Minister opens Buon Ma Thuot Coffee Festival

3/11/2017 - 15:57

(VOVworld) – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc applauded the central region for growing special coffee beans at the 6th Buon Ma Thuot Coffee Festival 2017 in Dak Lak province on Friday night.

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Hollywood’s “Kong: Skull Island” hits Vietnam theaters

Hollywood’s “Kong: Skull Island” hits Vietnam theaters

3/10/2017 - 16:32

(VOVworld) – “Kong: Skull Island”, Hollywood’s thrilling summer blockbuster premiered in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh city on Thursday.

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Vietnam boosts administrative reform for economic development

Vietnam boosts administrative reform for economic development

3/9/2017 - 19:20

(VOVworld) – A conference on Vietnam's business scenario in 2017 opened in Ho Chi Minh City.

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Promotion of women’s role in new rural area development

Promotion of women’s role in new rural area development

3/8/2017 - 19:24

(VOVworld) - The 12th Congress of Vietnamese Women continued its 2nd day in Hanoi on Wednesday. Delegates discussed the role played by women in the building of new rural areas through movements of the Vietnam Women’s Union.

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Vietnam enhances cooperation with UN in sustainable development

Vietnam enhances cooperation with UN in sustainable development

3/7/2017 - 16:54

(VOVworld) – A UN summit to enhance cooperation on transit, trade facilitation, and implementation of the 2030 agenda on sustainable development opened in Hanoi on Tuesday.

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Buon Ma Thuot ready for Coffee and Gong Festivals

Buon Ma Thuot ready for Coffee and Gong Festivals

3/6/2017 - 18:32

(VOVworld)- Dak Lak provincial authorities said they have completed preparations for the 6th Buon Ma Thuot Coffee festival, the 4th Central Highlands Gong festival, and the 4th Central Highlands Investment Promotion Conference.

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Vietnam launches Earth Hour campaign 2017

Vietnam launches Earth Hour campaign 2017

3/5/2017 - 15:51

(VOVworld) – The Ministry of Industry and Trade has launched the Earth Hour campaign 2017 themed “Light off to turn on the future”. Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City, Da Nang and 60 other cities and provinces will turn off the light from 8.30 PM to 9.30 PM on March 25, in sync with foreign countries.

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Vietnam proposes measures to eliminate wildlife trafficking

Vietnam proposes measures to eliminate wildlife trafficking

3/4/2017 - 16:20

(VOVworld) – To mark World Wildlife Day on March 3, the UN has appealed for the young generations to get involved in protecting wild animals. Missions of Vietnam, the UK, Botswana, Thailand, Gemany, Gabon and UN agencies held a sideline event to mark the Day.

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Vietnam calls for joint efforts to address climate change impacts on children

Vietnam calls for joint efforts to address climate change impacts on children

3/3/2017 - 16:38

(VOVworld) – Deputy Foreign Minister Ha Kim Ngoc has underlined the effects of climate change on children’s rights in Vietnam and suggested developing child-centered policies in climate change adaptation.

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Wednesday March 22, 2017

Wednesday March 22, 2017

(VOVworld) - We are very glad to know that Gerry Neumann has returned to his home in England safe and sound. On his latest email on March 20, Gerry wrote...

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Vietnamese "Ao dai" promoted in South Korea

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(VOVworld) - It’s freezing cold during winter in South Korea. But the harsh weather cannot keep Vietnamese women there from wearing “Ao dai” – the traditional Vietnamese long dress, which...