Coordination in developing key economic regions under review

Coordination in developing key economic regions under review

12/6/2014 - 17:07

(VOVworld)- A conference to review 10 years of coordination in developing national key economic regions opened in Hanoi on Saturday. Deputy Prime Minister Hoang Trung Hai, Head of the Steering Committee for the Coordination of National Key Economic Regions chaired the meeting.

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Foreign donors vow to support Vietnam’s development

Foreign donors vow to support Vietnam’s development

12/5/2014 - 18:25

(VOV) – The World Bank (WB) Country Director Victoria Kwakwa has affirmed development partners’ willingness to support Vietnam through providing policy consultancy and capital sources at the Vietnam Development Partnership Forum, which opened in Hanoi on Friday.

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Vietnam’s achievements in implementing the rights of the child

Vietnam’s achievements in implementing the rights of the child

12/4/2014 - 18:18

(VOVworld)- The UN Children’s Fund or UNICEF in Vietnam on Thursday released the State of the World’s Children Report 2014 which is themed “Reimagine the future: Innovation for every child”. Addressing the release ceremony, Youssouf Abdel Jelil,

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Vietnam ratifies UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

Vietnam ratifies UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

12/3/2014 - 18:17

(VOVworld) –The Ministry of Labor, Invalids and Social Affairs held a ceremony in Hanoi on Wednesday to mark the Internartional Day for Persons with Disabilities and Vietnam’s ratification of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities.

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Vietnam Business Forum 2014

Vietnam Business Forum 2014

12/2/2014 - 17:57

(VOVworld) – The year-end 2014 Vietnam Business Forum themed "From Agenda to Action - Preparing for New Trade Agreements was held in Hanoi on Tuesday.

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National report on Vietnamese youth to be issued in 2015

National report on Vietnamese youth to be issued in 2015

12/1/2014 - 18:23

(VOVworld) – The Ministry of Home Affairs and the UNFPA in Vietnam co-organized a seminar to collect opinions for a draft report on Vietnamese youth.

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National month of action in the fight against HIV/AIDS

National month of action in the fight against HIV/AIDS

11/30/2014 - 16:24

(VOVworld) - 3,000 people joined a meeting in Hanoi on Sunday in response to the national month of action against HIV/AIDS.

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Marking International Day of Persons with Disabilities

Marking International Day of Persons with Disabilities

11/29/2014 - 16:10

(VOVworld)- Politburo Member and Vice Chairwoman of the National Assembly Tong Thi Phong received in Hanoi on Saturday a delegation of persons with disabilities who are attending the 1st National Singing Contest of Persons with Disabilities. Ms Phong praised efforts to assist the disabled to improve their lives, integrate in the community and promote their talents.

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Vietnamese businesses play an important role in international integration

Vietnamese businesses play an important role in international integration

11/28/2014 - 16:01

(VOVworld) – A workshop on the role of businesses in increasing national competitiveness amid international integration opened in Hanoi on Friday.

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Deputy PM Vu Duc Dam: Vietnam’s development policy gears towards childcare

Deputy PM Vu Duc Dam: Vietnam’s development policy gears towards childcare

11/27/2014 - 19:32

(VOVworld) - Speaking at a discussion on children’s rights and business principles, Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam hailed Vietnam as the 2nd country in the world and the first in Asia to have ratify the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child.

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13th dialogue on anti-corruption opens

13th dialogue on anti-corruption opens

11/26/2014 - 17:54

(VOVworld)- The 13th Anti-corruption Dialogue (ACD) themed "Anti-Corruption Prevention Measures and Asset Recovery in Vietnam" opened in Hanoi on Monday. It was organized by the Government Inspectorate, the Ministry of Justice and the British Embassy in Vietnam.

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Vi Dam folk singing nominated for UNESCO recognition as intangible cultural heritage

Vi Dam folk singing nominated for UNESCO recognition as intangible cultural heritage

11/25/2014 - 16:19

(VOVworld) – Vi-Dam folk songs meet all the criteria set by UNESCO to be recognized as a cultural heritage of humanity,

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Russian and European media hail Vietnamese Party leader’s visit to Russia, Belarus

Russian and European media hail Vietnamese Party leader’s visit to Russia, Belarus

11/24/2014 - 15:42

(VOVworld) – Last week Russian newspaper Pravda published opinions by Russian scholars and experts about the Russia visit by Vietnamese Party leader Nguyen Phu Trong, considering it a historic milestone in bilateral ties.

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Campaign launched to eliminate violence against women and girls

Campaign launched to eliminate violence against women and girls

11/23/2014 - 15:44

(VOVworld) – A campaign was launched in Hanoi on Sunday in response to the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women.

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Vietnam Sea and Islands Culture and Tourism Week kicks off

Vietnam Sea and Islands Culture and Tourism Week kicks off

11/22/2014 - 14:42

(VOVworld) – A Friday art show at the Vietnam Culture and Arts Exhibition Centre in Hanoi kicked off the Vietnam Sea and Islands Culture and Tourism Week.

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Wednesday December 17, 2014

Wednesday December 17, 2014

(VOVworld) - This week we got a letter from Denis Ironman of England, whose last letter to us was back in 1971. We’re happy to welcome you back after 45...

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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...