56th anniversary of Vietnam’s tourism sector marked

56th anniversary of Vietnam’s tourism sector marked

7/9/2016 - 14:52

(VOVworld) – A ceremony was held in Hanoi on Saturday to mark the 56th anniversary of Vietnam’s tourism sector on July 9.

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Improving management and public administration

Improving management and public administration

7/8/2016 - 18:19

(VOVworld) – The Center for Research and Training of the Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) held a seminar on Friday on the results of a survey on Vietnam’s Provincial Governance and Public Administration Performance Index (PAPI). PAPI provides a set of objective indicators that help assess the performance of governance and public administration, while at the same time providing an incentive...

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Activities mark 55th anniversary of Agent Orange/Dioxin catastrophe in Vietnam

Activities mark 55th anniversary of Agent Orange/Dioxin catastrophe in Vietnam

7/7/2016 - 17:26

(VOVworld) – A press conference on activities to mark the 55th anniversary of the Agent Orange/Dioxin catastrophy was held in Hanoi on Thursday.

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Vietnam’s retail market in integration process

Vietnam’s retail market in integration process

7/6/2016 - 18:27

(VOVworld)- On Wednesday, the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry organized a workshop to discuss policies for retailers in the integration context of the Trans-Pacific Partnership and the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement.

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“Vietnam today” photo contest

“Vietnam today” photo contest

7/5/2016 - 17:53

(VOVworld) – An awards ceremony for the 7th national tourism photography contest was held in Hanoi on Tuesday.

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Da Nang calls for donation of documents and objects for Hoang Sa display

Da Nang calls for donation of documents and objects for Hoang Sa display

7/4/2016 - 16:48

(VOVworld) – Hoang Sa district’s People’s Committee in Da Nang city has called for the donation of documents and other objects for the inauguration of the Hoang Sa exhibit house.

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Brexit does not have immediate impact on Vietnam’s financial market

Brexit does not have immediate impact on Vietnam’s financial market

7/3/2016 - 15:41

(VOVworld) - The Ministry of Finance rules out major impact on Vietnam’s financial market following Brexit.

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President Tran Dai Quang urges HCM City to further develop

President Tran Dai Quang urges HCM City to further develop

7/2/2016 - 15:57

(VOVworld)- A meeting took place in Ho Chi Minh City on Saturday to celebrate the city's 40th anniversary of changing its name from Saigon to Ho Chi Minh (02/07/1976-02/07/2016). In his address, President Tran Dai Quang praised the city’s robust development over the past 40 years.

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Vietnam targets 90 percent health insurance coverage

Vietnam targets 90 percent health insurance coverage

7/1/2016 - 18:42

(VOVworld) – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said insurance is one of the main pillars for assuring social stability.

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Health insurance data system launched

Health insurance data system launched

6/30/2016 - 16:34

(VOVworld) – Vietnam’s Ministry of Health and Social Insurance Corporation launched a health care data portal and an information system for health insurance appraisal at a conference held in Hanoi Wednesday on developing health insurance to 2020.

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Vietnam posts 1.5 billion USD of trade surplus in first half of 2016

Vietnam posts 1.5 billion USD of trade surplus in first half of 2016

6/29/2016 - 17:06

(VOVworld) – Vietnam is estimated to post a trade surplus of around 1.5 billion USD in the first half of 2016, according to Vietnam’s General Statistics Office (GSO) on Tuesday.

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Activities mark Vietnam Family Day on June 28th

Activities mark Vietnam Family Day on June 28th

6/28/2016 - 15:56

(VOVworld) - Vietnam Family Day 2016, the fifteenth of its kind, is themed “Warm Family Meals”.

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Vietnam earns 15 billion USD from exports of agro, forestry, fishery products

Vietnam earns 15 billion USD from exports of agro, forestry, fishery products

6/27/2016 - 18:11

(VOVworld) – The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development said export turnover of agro-forestry-fishery products in June is estimated to be 2.5 billion USD, bringing the total export turnover in the first half of this year to 15.5 billion USD, higher than the same period last year.

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2016 Vietnam family festival day opens

2016 Vietnam family festival day opens

6/26/2016 - 16:01

(VOVworld) – The 2016 Vietnam family festival day opens on Saturday night in Vietnam Center for Arts and Culture Exhibition, Hanoi and will run until June 28.

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Vietnam to attend World Premier Film Festival of Philippines

Vietnam to attend World Premier Film Festival of Philippines

6/25/2016 - 16:16

(VOworld) – Vietnam will participate in the 9th World Premier Film Festival of Philippines from June 26 to July 11 in Manila.

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Vietnam lobbies for International Law Committee

Vietnam lobbies for International Law Committee

6/24/2016 - 19:49

(VOVworld) - Vietnam’s permanent mission to the UN has opened a reception to lobby for Vietnamese Ambassador to Kuwait, Nguyen Hong Thao, in his bid for International Law Committee’s membership.

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Domestic businesses urged to strengthen links to create competitiveness

Domestic businesses urged to strengthen links to create competitiveness

6/23/2016 - 17:11

(VOVworld) – A forum on Vietnamese business connectivity and integration in the time of new-generation FTAs opened in Hanoi on Thursday.

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Promoting coordinated strength for external communications

Promoting coordinated strength for external communications

6/22/2016 - 18:10

(VOVworld) – The Steering Committee for External Communications has held a conference to review its previous 11th term and implement tasks for the next term.

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Prime Minister urges media agencies to reform and innovate

Prime Minister urges media agencies to reform and innovate

6/21/2016 - 17:27

(VOVworld) – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc met with the representatives of former leaders, leaders and reporters from Vietnamese media agencies in Hanoi on Tuesday to mark the 91st anniversary of Vietnam’s Revolutionary Press Day.

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Vietnam cooperates in reducing climate change’s impacts on human rights

Vietnam cooperates in reducing climate change’s impacts on human rights

6/20/2016 - 18:49

(VOVworld)- Vietnam has called on countries to integrate measures for protecting community health and ensuring the right to food, housing, and education into the national climate change response programs and policies.

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Wednesday July 12, 2016

Wednesday July 12, 2016

(VOVworld) - I’m reading a letter from Ullmar Qvick, a shortwave enthusiast from Sweden. He was one of the founders of the Arctic Radio Club back in the 1960. It’s...

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Welcome to Vietnam

Welcome to Vietnam

Welcome to Vietnam