Da Nang remains on top of Provincial Competitiveness Index 2015

Da Nang remains on top of Provincial Competitiveness Index 2015

3/31/2016 - 17:39

(VOVworld) – On Thursday, the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) and the US Agency for International Development (USAID) announced Vietnam’s Provincial Competitiveness Index (PCI) 2015.

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ADB says Vietnam’s economic growth to remain stable

ADB says Vietnam’s economic growth to remain stable

3/30/2016 - 18:10

(VOVworld) – The Asian Development Bank’s Asian Development Outlook 2016, which was released in Hanoi on Wednesday, says Vietnam’s economic growth í predicted to be 6.7% in 2016

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Vietnam among countries with aging population in 2015

Vietnam among countries with aging population in 2015

3/29/2016 - 17:16

(VOVworld) – On March 28, the World Bank released its report on the aging population in the East Asia and Pacific region. Vietnam was listed among those countries with an aging population in 2015. The number of people over 65 in Vietnam is forecast to increase from 6.3 million to 18 million by 2040, accounting for 18 percent of its...

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Vietnam-Asia Silk Culture Festival 2016 opens in Hoi An

Vietnam-Asia Silk Culture Festival 2016 opens in Hoi An

3/28/2016 - 17:54

(VOVworld)- The Vietnam-Asia silk cultural festival opened in Hoi An city on Monday drawing the participation of more than 70 delegates from 9 countries famous for their silk culture.

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Vietnam’s export of agricultural products in the integration context

Vietnam’s export of agricultural products in the integration context

3/27/2016 - 16:13

(VOVworld) – A workshop on Vietnam’s export of agricultural products as Vietnam joins the Trans-Pacific Partnership agreement (TPP) and the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) was held on Sunday.

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Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union celebrates 85th anniversary

Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union celebrates 85th anniversary

3/26/2016 - 15:57

(VOVworld) – Vietnamese leaders and people always trust in the young generation who are the pioneer in Vietnam’s industrialization, modernization, international integration, and national defense.

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Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union’s 85th founding anniversary marked

Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union’s 85th founding anniversary marked

3/25/2016 - 19:05

(VOVworld) – Ho Chi Minh City’s Youth Union should boldly offer suggestions for turning Ho Chi Minh City into one of the most livable cities in the region, Secretary of Ho Chi Minh City’s Party Committee Dinh La Thang said on Friday.

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Vietnam’s economy turns attractive to French businesses

Vietnam’s economy turns attractive to French businesses

3/24/2016 - 17:07

(VOVworld) - Considerable macro-economic indexes in recent years have turned Vietnam attractive to French businesses, according to Vietnamese Commercial Counsellor in France Nguyen Quynh Anh.

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Vietnam ranks fourth in new ’well-being’ study

Vietnam ranks fourth in new ’well-being’ study

3/23/2016 - 16:56

(VOVworld) – Vietnam has ranked fourth of 149 countries in converting national wealth into well-being for the population, according to the Boston Consulting Group (BCG)’s Sustainable Economic Development Assessment (SEDA).

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Vietnam marks World Water Day 2016

Vietnam marks World Water Day 2016

3/22/2016 - 17:21

(VOVworld) - A meeting marking World Water Day 2016 themed Water and Jobs was held in Thanh Hoa province on Tuesday. Minister of Natural Resources and Environment Nguyen Minh Quang said that Vietnam’s water resources is facing many challenges as two thirds of Vietnam’s rivers originated from other countries such as China, Myanmar, Laos, and Thailand.

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Vietnam co-organizes international day of happiness at UN headquarters

Vietnam co-organizes international day of happiness at UN headquarters

3/21/2016 - 16:19

(VOVworld) - Vietnam in collaboration with Sao Tome and Principe and Palau held a ceremony to celebrate International Day of Happiness at the Headquarters of the United Nations (UN) on Sunday.

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2016 Earth Hour celebrated in Vietnam

2016 Earth Hour celebrated in Vietnam

3/20/2016 - 15:41

(VOVworld)- On Saturday, the 2016 Earth Hour was celebrated in various cities and provinces nationwide. In Hanoi, the campaign attracted thousands of students and volunteers.

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Activities mark Earth Hour 2016

Activities mark Earth Hour 2016

3/19/2016 - 14:07

(VOVworld) – Lights will be turned off from 8:30 to 9:30 PM on March 19 to mark Earth Hour 2016. Electric lights and advertisement boards in downtown Hanoi will be switched off. On Friday, My Tho city in Tien Giang province launched a power saving festival, which included a workshop on energy conservation and street marches to encourage power saving.

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Aids help localities cope with drought and saline intrusion

Aids help localities cope with drought and saline intrusion

3/18/2016 - 18:50

(VOVworld) – The Vietnam Red Cross Society has decided to provide emergency aid to localities in the Central and Mekong Delta areas to cope with drought and saline intrusion.

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Building a harmonious legal system for ASEAN countries

Building a harmonious legal system for ASEAN countries

3/17/2016 - 18:18

(VOVworld) – A seminar on ASEAN integration and harmonization of the legal systems of the ASEAN countries was held in Hanoi on Thursday. Chief Justice of the Supreme People’s Court, Truong Hoa Binh, said that with the establishment of the ASEAN Economic Community, cross-border trade and civil disputes will become more complex, prompting a need for legal assistance to resolve...

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Wednesday April 27, 2016

Wednesday April 27, 2016

(VOVworld) - Although it’s the beginning of summer, it’s pretty hot with the midday temperature in Hanoi at around 32 DC and HCM city at 36 DC. Luckily there are...

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Welcome to Vietnam

Welcome to Vietnam

Welcome to Vietnam