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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Vietnam to host Asia-Pacific Disability Forum Conference

Vietnam to host Asia-Pacific Disability Forum Conference

11/21/2014 - 18:15

(VOVworld) - The 2014 Asia & Pacific Disability Forum (APDF) General Conference will open in Hanoi next Wednesday.

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Vi-Giam folk singing nominated as UNESCO intangible heritage

Vi-Giam folk singing nominated as UNESCO intangible heritage

11/20/2014 - 16:57

(VOVworld) - Nghe Tinh Vi-Giam folk singing of Vietnam is one of 46 current nominees for UNESCO recognition as an intangible cultural heritage of humanity.

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Vietnam’s active role in boosting ASEAN-EU relations praised

Vietnam’s active role in boosting ASEAN-EU relations praised

11/20/2014 - 16:55

(VOVworld) - The European Union hailed the contribution of Vietnam, as a coordinator, to ASEAN-EU relations during the 2012-2015 period.

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Tour of northern heritage sites launched

Tour of northern heritage sites launched

11/19/2014 - 15:33

(VOVworld) - A tourism program called “Traveling around heritage sites of Northern Vietnam” opened in Thai Nguyen province on Tuesday.

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Vietnam tries to eliminate domestic violence

Vietnam tries to eliminate domestic violence

11/18/2014 - 18:04

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

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People-to-people diplomacy, key to Vietnam’s international integration

People-to-people diplomacy, key to Vietnam’s international integration

11/17/2014 - 16:28

(VOVworld) – A ceremony was held in Hanoi on Monday to mark the 64th anniversary of the Vietnam Union of Friendship Organizations.

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Voters satisfied with vote of confidence results

Voters satisfied with vote of confidence results

11/16/2014 - 16:11

(VOVworld) – Voters nationwide have agreed with the results of the vote of confidence conducted at the National Assembly session on Saturday. They said that the results reflected the responsibility of the heads of sectors.

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Republic of Korea holds conference on East Sea

Republic of Korea holds conference on East Sea

11/15/2014 - 15:52

(VOVworld) - A conference on measures to peacefully resolve maritime disputes in the East Sea was held in Busan city, South Korea on Friday. This has been the fourth conference co-organized by South Korea’s Youngsan University and the Association of Korean People Loving Vietnam (VESAMO).

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Deputy PM: Vietnam played an active role at ASEAN Summit

Deputy PM: Vietnam played an active role at ASEAN Summit

11/14/2014 - 18:29

(VOVworld) – Vietnam played a constructive part in the success of the 25th ASEAN Summit and ASEAN summits with partners in Myanmar’s capital Nay Pyi Taw from November 12-13, Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh told the media.

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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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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...