UN committee applauds Vietnam’s progress in socio-economic, cultural rights

UN committee applauds Vietnam’s progress in socio-economic, cultural rights

11/13/2014 - 14:41

(VOVworld) - Members of the UN Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (CESCR) spoke highly of Vietnam’s progress in reducing poverty and ensuring social security and equality and non-discrimination for all people and all regions at the committee’s 53rd session in Geneva.

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New association established to tackle UXOs

New association established to tackle UXOs

11/12/2014 - 18:23

(VOVworld) – Activities to support victims of unexploded ordnances (UXOs) are of great necessity, said Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam at a Wednesday ceremony to establish the Vietnam Bombs and Mines Action Support Association in Hanoi.

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Vietnam observes 2014 World Social Work Day

Vietnam observes 2014 World Social Work Day

11/11/2014 - 18:18

(VOVworld) – Social work in Vietnam has proven its important role in handling social issues arising during national development.

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Vietnam’s nuclear power infrastructure continues to be improved

Vietnam’s nuclear power infrastructure continues to be improved

11/10/2014 - 18:18

(VOVworld) – The Vietnamese Ministry of Science and Technology hosted a seminar in Hanoi on Monday to look at cooperation between Vietnam and the IAEA and review the infrastructure for the development of nuclear power in Vietnam.

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Worshiping ritual for victims of traffic accidents

Worshiping ritual for victims of traffic accidents

11/9/2014 - 17:00

(VOVworld) - The National Steering Committee for Traffic Safety and the Vietnam Buddhist Shangha held a ritual to pray for traffic accident victims rest in peace.

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Vietnam active at ITU plenary session

Vietnam active at ITU plenary session

11/8/2014 - 14:56

(VOVworld) - As a representative of the Asia-Pacific Tele-community (APT), Vietnam presented five regional proposals at the 19th International Telecommunication Union (ITU) plenary session, which concluded in Busan, the Republic of Korea, on Friday.

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Vietnam Law Day encourages public to obey the law

Vietnam Law Day encourages public to obey the law

11/7/2014 - 16:58

(VOVworld) – A conference was held in Hanoi on Thursday in response to the 2014 Vietnam Law Day and a writing contest on Vietnam’s constitution was launched.

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Mekong Delta investment promotion conference opens

Mekong Delta investment promotion conference opens

11/6/2014 - 18:46

(VOVworld) - An investment promotion conference for the Mekong River Delta has opened in the southern province of Soc Trang.

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Administrative procedures made public by 2015

Administrative procedures made public by 2015

11/5/2014 - 18:00

(VOVworld)- A consultation workshop on simplifying administrative procedures to ease administrative burdens in 2015 took place in Hanoi on Wednesday.

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Vietnamese Year in France concludes

Vietnamese Year in France concludes

11/4/2014 - 16:13

(VOVworld) – Vietnamese Ambassador to France Duong Chi Dung said this is the first time Vietnam has been promoted on a large scale to French friends.

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Vietnam aims to welcome 9 million foreign tourists by 2020

Vietnam aims to welcome 9 million foreign tourists by 2020

11/3/2014 - 18:04

(VOVworld) – The Ministry of Culture, Sports, and Tourism and the Vietnamese Embassy in the UK and Northern Ireland held a conference to promote Vietnam’s tourism in Europe on Sunday.

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Vietnam, US benefit from the civil nuclear cooperation agreement

Vietnam, US benefit from the civil nuclear cooperation agreement

11/2/2014 - 16:04

(VOVworld) – Vietnam and the US will benefit from the Vietnam-US civil nuclear cooperation agreement or the 123 Agreement when it comes into effect.

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24 TV, Radio channels to be launched to serve overseas Vietnamese

24 TV, Radio channels to be launched to serve overseas Vietnamese

11/1/2014 - 16:14

(VOVworld)- The Prime Minister has approved a project on providing radio and TV services on internet to serve overseas Vietnamese in the 2015-2020 period. The project aims to ensure key locations accessing TV and Radio services on internet.

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Vietnam’s organization of ASOCIO hailed

Vietnam’s organization of ASOCIO hailed

10/31/2014 - 18:26

(VOVworld) - Chairman of the Association of Thai ICT Industry, Bunrak Saraggananda, has been elected new President of the Asian-Oceanian Computing Industry Organization (ASOCIO) at the Vietnam - ASOCIO ICT Summit 2014 that opened Thursday in Hanoi.

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Friendly meeting to mark Vietnam-Sweden 45th diplomatic ties

Friendly meeting to mark Vietnam-Sweden 45th diplomatic ties

10/30/2014 - 18:38

(VOVworld) – A forum on Vietnam-Sweden friendly relations was held in Hanoi on Thursday to mark the two countries’ 45th anniversary of diplomatic ties.

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Wednesday November 19, 2014

Wednesday November 19, 2014

(VOVworld) - It’s getting colder in Hanoi as we are at the beginning of winter. The average temperature these days is 25DC during the day and 20DC at night. As...

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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...