Protecting citizens’ right to freedom of religion or belief

Protecting citizens’ right to freedom of religion or belief

8/17/2016 - 18:45

(VOVworld) – The Vietnam Fatherland Front Central Committee on Wednesday in Hanoi hosted a meeting to collect opinions on the draft Law on Religion and Belief.

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Financial Times hails Vietnam’s retail market potential

Financial Times hails Vietnam’s retail market potential

8/16/2016 - 17:49

(VOVworld) – The UK-based Financial Times has run an article about Vietnam’s retail market potential, which is said to face increasing competition and challenges.

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Vietnam team with historic gold medal welcomed home

Vietnam team with historic gold medal welcomed home

8/15/2016 - 8:42

(VOVworld) – Shooter Hoang Xuan Vinh, who won a gold and a silver medal and among top ten medalists at Rio Olympics 2016, arrived in Hanoi Sunday night with a warm welcome from Vietnamese fans.

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Hoang Xuan Vinh among top 10 medalists at 2016 Rio Olympics

Hoang Xuan Vinh among top 10 medalists at 2016 Rio Olympics

8/14/2016 - 15:56

(VOVworld) – Vietnamese shooter Hoang Xuan Vinh is currently among the top 10 medalists at the 2016 Rio Olympics,

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Restructuring agriculture for Kon Tum’s development

Restructuring agriculture for Kon Tum’s development

8/13/2016 - 16:41

(VOVworld) – Minister of Planning and Investment Nguyen Chi Dung on Saturday worked with key leaders of Kon Tum province on the implementation of long and midterm public investment plan for the next 5 years.

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Towards women advancement and gender equality

Towards women advancement and gender equality

8/12/2016 - 19:28

(VOVwordl) - The Women’s Union and The Ministry of Planning and Investment on Friday held a consultative workshop on gender targets in the agenda for sustainable development by 2030.

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Documentary on Vietnam’s Agent Orange/dioxin victims nominated for Emmy Awards

Documentary on Vietnam’s Agent Orange/dioxin victims nominated for Emmy Awards

8/11/2016 - 16:31

(VOVworld) - “Long Thanh will lachen”, the German documentary about an Orange Agent/Dioxin victim in Vietnam, is one of eight nominees for the News and Current Affairs category of this year’s Emmy Awards.

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Hanoi hopes to welcome 30 million tourists by 2020

Hanoi hopes to welcome 30 million tourists by 2020

8/10/2016 - 16:56

(VOVworld) – Hanoi plans to make tourism more sustainable and a key industry, hoping to welcome 30 million visitors per year, including 5.7 million foreigners, by 2020.

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Attracting overseas Vietnamese's contributions to their home country

Attracting overseas Vietnamese's contributions to their home country

8/9/2016 - 8:53

(VOVworld) - Minister of Education and Training Phung Xuan Nha told a roundtable with experts that Vietnam should have more policies to attract talented Vietnamese expats to return home to contribute to the country’s development.

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Thua Thien-Hue strengthens tourism investment attraction

Thua Thien-Hue strengthens tourism investment attraction

8/8/2016 - 18:07

(VOVworld)- A conference on investment promotion and tourism development opened in Thua Thien Hue province on Monday.

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Vietnam wins first Olympic gold medal in history

Vietnam wins first Olympic gold medal in history

8/7/2016 - 15:20

(VOVworld) - Hoang Xuan Vinh has made history when secured Vietnam's first Olympic gold medal in on Saturday

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Vinh Phuc province calls for UK’s investment

Vinh Phuc province calls for UK’s investment

8/6/2016 - 16:20

(VOVworld)- The Vietnamese Embassy in the UK and a delegation of Vinh Phuc province have organized a seminar to introduce Vinh Phuc province’s potential and call for UK’s investment in the province.

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Exhibition on ASEAN Community opens

Exhibition on ASEAN Community opens

8/5/2016 - 18:37

(VOVworld) - An exhibition about the ASEAN Community opened in Hanoi on Friday as part of activities to mark the year since its establishment and the 50th founding anniversary of the bloc.

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Mobile internet to contribute 5.1 billion USD to Vietnam’s GDP in next 5 years

Mobile internet to contribute 5.1 billion USD to Vietnam’s GDP in next 5 years

8/4/2016 - 16:22

(VOVworld) - The contribution of the mobile internet sector to Vietnam’s GDP may reach 5.1 billion USD in the next 5 years, according to economist Professor Oliver Salmon of Oxford Economics at a workshop recently held by the American Chamber of Commerce (Amcham) and Google.

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Vietnam attends UN Security Council debate on children and armed conflict

Vietnam attends UN Security Council debate on children and armed conflict

8/3/2016 - 16:26

(VOVworld) – Vietnam condemns the killing of and violence against children, including sexual violence, the recruitment and use of child soldiers, acts of abduction, and attacks targeting schools and hospitals.

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Mobilization of community efforts to ensure sustainable poverty reduction

Mobilization of community efforts to ensure sustainable poverty reduction

8/2/2016 - 19:28

(VOVworld) – The Ministry of Labor, Invalids and Social Affairs held a discussion on an initiatives contest to promote sustainable poverty reduction through community efforts.

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ASEAN Senior Economic Officials Meeting discuss eight priorities for the ASEAN Economic pillar

ASEAN Senior Economic Officials Meeting discuss eight priorities for the ASEAN Economic pillar

8/1/2016 - 18:00

(VOVworld) – The ASEAN Senior Economic Officials Meeting (SEOM) began in Vientiane, Laos on Monday to gear up for the 48th ASEAN Economic Ministers’ Meeting (AEM 48) and related meetings.

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Ho Chi Minh City praises young people with successful business operations

Ho Chi Minh City praises young people with successful business operations

7/31/2016 - 15:59

(Vovworld)- Ho Chi Minh City’s Youth Union has honored 18 young people with outstanding achievements in businesses and economic operations. Phan Trong Nhan from Cu Chi is one of the awardees:

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Anti-Human Trafficking Day launched

Anti-Human Trafficking Day launched

7/30/2016 - 16:03

(VOVworld)- On Saturday, the Ministry of Public Security, the Vietnam Women’s Union and the Lao Cai Provincial People’s Committee launched a movement in response to the Anti-Human Trafficking Day. The event aims to raise the public awareness on preventing human trafficking.

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Voters put their faith in key changes of 14th NA’s first session

Voters put their faith in key changes of 14th NA’s first session

7/29/2016 - 18:49

(VOVworld) – Voters nationwide have shown an interest in the first session of the 14th National Assembly.

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Wednesday September 21, 2016

 Wednesday September 21, 2016

(VOVworld) - We want to welcome Russ Ivey of the US to VOV’s worldwide Dx’er community. Russ wrote us an emailed saying “I just recently picked up the shortwave listening...

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Welcome to Vietnam

Welcome to Vietnam

Welcome to Vietnam