Phong Nha-Ke Bang Park gets 2nd UNESCO recognition as world heritage

Phong Nha-Ke Bang Park gets 2nd UNESCO recognition as world heritage

8/15/2015 - 15:56

(VOVworld)- Quang Binh province held a ceremony held on Friday in Dong Hoi city to receive the 2nd UNESCO Certificate on recognition of Phong Nha Ke Bang Park as a World Heritage.

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Discussion continues on draft law on belief and religion

Discussion continues on draft law on belief and religion

8/14/2015 - 16:53

(VOVworld) – Lawmakers continued to give opinions on the draft law on belief and religion on Friday.

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Reviewing 3-year implementation of Party resolution on social policy from 2012 to 2020

Reviewing 3-year implementation of Party resolution on social policy from 2012 to 2020

8/13/2015 - 19:29

(VOVworld) - Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung chaired an online conference on Thursday to review the implementation of a Party resolution on social policy from 2012 to 2020.

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70th anniversary of August Revolution, National Day to be marked

70th anniversary of August Revolution, National Day to be marked

8/12/2015 - 17:55

(VOVworld)- A wide range of activities will be held to mark the 70th anniversary of the August Revolution (August 19th) and National Day (September 2nd).

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Vietnam’s overseas representative agencies urged to boost cooperation in external information activi

Vietnam’s overseas representative agencies urged to boost cooperation in external information activi

8/11/2015 - 18:38

(VOVworld) – On Tuesday the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Party Central Committee’s Committee for External Relations, and the National Assembly’s Committee for External Relations signed on Tuesday an agreement to boost cooperation in external information activities by Vietnam’s overseas representative agencies.

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ASEAN’s interests influence every single activity

ASEAN’s interests influence every single activity

8/10/2015 - 17:22

(VOVworld) – ASEAN’s interests influence every single activity of the association, said ASEAN General Secretary Le Luong Minh in an interview with Radio the Voice of Vietnam.

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Ceremony marks 20 years of Vietnam’s ASEAN membership

Ceremony marks 20 years of Vietnam’s ASEAN membership

8/9/2015 - 14:11

(VOVworld) – A flag raising ceremony was held in HCM city on Sunday to mark 20 years of Vietnam’s ASEAN membership on July 28. Chairman of the Municipal People’s Committee Le Hong Quan said that ASEAN has always been Vietnam’s top priority in its foreign policy and international integration.

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US Secretary of State hopes TPP will be completed by the end of the year

US Secretary of State hopes TPP will be completed by the end of the year

8/8/2015 - 14:49

(VOVworld) - Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh and US Secretary of State John Kerry held a joint press conference on the outcomes of their talks on Friday.

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Vietnam reviews impacts of Official Development Assistance

Vietnam reviews impacts of Official Development Assistance

8/7/2015 - 20:01

(VOVworld) - Diplomats, international organizations, bankers and researchers have gathered in Da Nang City to review ODA impact on Vietnam’s national development over the past 20 years. This funding has boosted Vietnam’s world economic integration and policy making efficiency.

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Fine-tuning Vietnam’s legal system towards 2020

Fine-tuning Vietnam’s legal system towards 2020

8/6/2015 - 19:24

(VOVworld) - The Party Central Committee’s Internal Affairs Commission has held a workshop to review the implementation of the Politbureau resolution No 48 on national development towards socialism and the 2013 Constitution.

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For a united, developed ASEAN community

For a united, developed ASEAN community

8/6/2015 - 18:57

(VOVworld) – The Vietnam Union of Friendship Organizations, the Vietnam-ASEAN Friendship Organization, and ASEAN ambassadors to Vietnam co-hosted a program entitled “For a united, developed ASEAN community” in Hanoi on Thursday to mark the 48th anniversary of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations and 20th anniversary of Vietnam’s ASEAN membership.

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11th national conference on nuclear science and technology opens

11th national conference on nuclear science and technology opens

8/5/2015 - 18:18

(VOVworld) – More than 350 nuclear experts and scientists have attended the 11th national conference on nuclear science and technology in Da Nang city.

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Vietnam’s active contributions to AMM 48

Vietnam’s active contributions to AMM 48

8/4/2015 - 18:48

(VOVworld) – Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh and the Vietnamese delegation have contributed significantly to discussions at the 48th ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Meeting. Mr. Minh said that the formation of an ASEAN Community is a strategic change, reflecting the urgent need to increase ASEAN and regional connectivity to reach the goal of peace, stability, and development.

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SOM ASEAN+3, SOM EAS agree on agendas

SOM ASEAN+3, SOM EAS agree on agendas

8/3/2015 - 18:29

(VOVworld) – Within the framework of the 48th ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Meeting and related meetings, ASEAN senior officials convened meetings with representatives from China, the Republic of Korea, and Japan (ASEAN+3) and others from East Asia including China, Japan, the Republic of Korea, Australia, India, New Zealand, Russia, and the US (SOM EAS) in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on Monday.

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Ho Chi Minh museum and Cayson Phomvihane museum enhance cooperation

Ho Chi Minh museum and Cayson Phomvihane museum enhance cooperation

8/2/2015 - 15:14

(VOVworld) – The Ho Chi Minh museum and the Cayson Phomvihane museum of Laos signed a cooperative agreement from 2016-2017 period on Saturday in Vientiane, Laos.

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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