13 laws become effective

13 laws become effective

1/2/2015 - 15:29

(VOVworld) – 13 laws became effective from January 1, 2015. They will help to increase the scope of health insurance, allow surrogacy for humanitarian purposes, exempt corporate income taxes on processed agricultural and fishery products, increase the control of construction quality, and avoid ineffective investment and wastefulness.

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Vietnam welcomes 1,000 foreigners on New Year's Day

Vietnam welcomes 1,000 foreigners on New Year's Day

1/1/2015 - 16:31

(VOVworld) – Foreign tourists arrived in Ho Chi Minh city’s Tan Son Nhat airport are welcomed by joyous Vietnamese music, beautiful flowers and gifts, and warm greetings.

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MARD briefs NA on agricultural restructuring

MARD briefs NA on agricultural restructuring

12/31/2014 - 18:29

(VOVworld)- The National Assembly Economic Commission held a meeting on agricultural restructuring and improving the quality and competitiveness of Vietnamese agricultural products in Hanoi on Wednesday.

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NGO activities reviewed

NGO activities reviewed

12/30/2014 - 19:17

(VOVworld)- Vietnam received more than 1,800 visits from 760 non governmental organizations this year. They have given more than 300 million dollars to Vietnam

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Vietnam strives to fulfill its 5-year development plan

Vietnam strives to fulfill its 5-year development plan

12/29/2014 - 16:29

(VOVworld) – The government held an online meeting with leaders of provinces nationwide to discuss socio-economic development plans and state budget estimates for next year.

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More favorable conditions needed for the young

More favorable conditions needed for the young

12/28/2014 - 14:45

(VOVworld) – Leaders of a number of central agencies attending the ongoing congress of the Vietnam Youth Federation have pledged more favorable conditions for the young to be involved in social welfare programs and in scientific and technological development.

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Reforming and improving collective economy in national economic restructuring

Reforming and improving collective economy in national economic restructuring

12/27/2014 - 15:45

(VOVworld) – A workshop on reforming, developing, and improving the efficiency of collective economy in national economic restructuring was held in Hanoi on Saturday.

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US doubles its assistance for bomb and mine clearance in Vietnam

US doubles its assistance for bomb and mine clearance in Vietnam

12/26/2014 - 18:15

(VOVworld)- The US will double its assistance for bomb and mine clearance in Vietnam, said the US Department of State in its annual report on efforts to deal with bomb, mines and explosives all over the world.

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Christmas celebration in Vietnam and around the world

Christmas celebration in Vietnam and around the world

12/25/2014 - 16:22

(VOVworld) – The festive Christmas atmosphere is spreading to every corner of Vietnam, with Catholics and Protestants organizing a range of festivities in celebration of the holiday.

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Vietnam targets an increase of 16-18% in liquidity in 2015

Vietnam targets an increase of 16-18% in liquidity in 2015

12/24/2014 - 16:45

(VOVworld) – The State Bank of Vietnam said Vietnam targets an increase of 16-18% in liquidity and 13-15% credit growth in 2015.

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Vietnam’s 2013 anti-corruption initiative program reviewed

 Vietnam’s 2013 anti-corruption initiative program reviewed

12/23/2014 - 17:48

(VOVworld) – The 2013 Vietnam Anti-Corruption Initiative Program (VACI 2013) has had a pervasive influence on the community, agencies, and residential areas.

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Activities to mark 70th anniversary of Vietnam People’s Army

Activities to mark 70th anniversary of Vietnam People’s Army

12/22/2014 - 16:06

(VOVworld) – Various activities are taking place nationwide to mark the 70th anniversary of the Vietnam People’s Army on December 22nd.

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Vietnam and Cambodia see major leaps forward

Vietnam and Cambodia see major leaps forward

12/21/2014 - 16:36

(VOVworld) - Cambodian daily newspaper Rasmei Kampuchea has frontpaged Vietnamese President Truong Tan Sang’s interview ahead of his visit to Phnom Penh next week.

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Voice of Vietnam’s National Assembly TV presents audio books to people with visual impairs

Voice of Vietnam’s National Assembly TV presents audio books to people with visual impairs

12/20/2014 - 16:04

(VOVworld) - Voice of Vietnam in collaboration with Prudential Insurance has presented 900 CDs of audio books to the Vietnam Blind Association.

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Vietnam attends UN meeting on civilian protection

Vietnam attends UN meeting on civilian protection

12/19/2014 - 15:48

(VOVworld) – Ambassador Nguyen Trung Thanh, Vietnam’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations and other international organizations in Geneva, attended a meeting of the fourth Geneva Convention on the Protection of Civilian Persons in Time of War in Geneva, Switzerland on Wednesday.

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Wednesday January 28, 2015

Wednesday January 28, 2015

(VOVworld) - I’d like to remind you again that VOV’s English program is now broadcast on the internet at the same time as on shortwave. Please log in to our...

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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...