TPP to help spur Vietnam economy 10% before 2030

TPP to help spur Vietnam economy 10% before 2030

1/8/2016 - 17:56

(VOVworld) - Vietnam and Malaysia would post the most benefits from the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) agreement if it is enacted, said the World Bank Group in its recent “Global Economic Prospect” report.

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Exhibition on Truong Sa, Hoang Sa opens in HCM City

Exhibition on Truong Sa, Hoang Sa opens in HCM City

1/7/2016 - 18:05

(VOVworld) - An exhibition displaying maps and other documents evidencing Vietnam’s sovereignty over the Hoang Sa (Paracel) and Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelagos opened in Ho Chi Minh City on Thursday.

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Mobilizing 1 million Tet gifts for poor families

Mobilizing 1 million Tet gifts for poor families

1/6/2016 - 18:19

(VOVworld)- The Vietnam Red Cross Society intends to raise funds to buy 1 million Tet gifts for the poor through its program “Tet for the poor and victims of Agent Orange/dioxin”.

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National Assembly chairman meets former National Assembly deputies

National Assembly chairman meets former National Assembly deputies

1/5/2016 - 19:06

(VOVworld) – A meeting of former National Assembly deputies was held in Hanoi on Tuesday to mark the 70th anniversary of Vietnam’s first general election.

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Prizes awarded for community initiatives competition

Prizes awarded for community initiatives competition

1/4/2016 - 17:32

(VOVworld) - An awards ceremony for the 2015 Initiatives-for-the-community competition was held in Hanoi on Monday. 6 months from its launch, the competition drew 177 entries.

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Vietnam is ready to integrate in the ASEAN Economic Community

Vietnam is ready to integrate in the ASEAN Economic Community

1/3/2016 - 15:46

(VOVworld) – Vietnam is ready to integrate in the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC). The ASEAN Economic Community officially came into being on Thursday,

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Experts predicts positive economic growth this year

Experts predicts positive economic growth this year

1/2/2016 - 16:23

(VOVworld) – Several free trade deals taking effect this year will be turning point for Vietnam’s social economic development.

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New year celebrations in Vietnam

New year celebrations in Vietnam

1/1/2016 - 14:25

(VOVworld) – New year celebrations were celebrated across Vietnam. In Hanoi various activities were held at the center city including an artistic countdown program.

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President Truong Tan Sang: Vietnam pushes ahead with comprehensive reform

President Truong Tan Sang: Vietnam pushes ahead with comprehensive reform

12/31/2015 - 16:20

(VOVworld) – Prior to the New Year 2016, President Truong Tan Sang granted the press an interview on Vietnam’s opportunities and challenges in the future. VOV summarized his major remarks on Vietnam’s reform and sustainable socio-economic development.

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Vietnam welcomes nearly 8 million foreign arrivals in 2015

Vietnam welcomes nearly 8 million foreign arrivals in 2015

12/30/2015 - 18:01

(VOVworld)- Vietnam welcomed nearly 8 million foreign visitors in 2015, 1% higher than in 2014.

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VFF Presidium session opens

VFF Presidium session opens

12/29/2015 - 17:43

(VOVworld) - The 7th session of the Vietnam Fatherland Front’s Presidium opened in Hanoi on Tuesday. Delegates agreed on increasing the VFF’s role in the political system and society and applauded its contributions to national unity, social criticism and supervision, and Party building. Nguyen Tuc, a member of the VFF Presidium, said: “The VFF should unify its actions to encourage...

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Online meeting on socio-economic development in 2016

Online meeting on socio-economic development in 2016

12/28/2015 - 18:07

(VOVworld) – Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung chaired a national online meeting to discuss Vietnam’s socio-economic development and state budget estimates for 2016 in Hanoi on Monday.

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Encouraging talents to contribute to national development

Encouraging talents to contribute to national development

12/27/2015 - 16:26

(VOVworld)- The Ministry of Home Affairs organized a workshop in Ho Chi Minh City on Saturday to collect contributions to the draft decree on attracting young talents.

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Hung Kings worship enhances unity and cohesion

Hung Kings worship enhances unity and cohesion

12/26/2015 - 15:53

(VOVworld) – A seminar on the worshipping ritual of the Hung Kings in Vietnam was co-organized by the Ho Chi Minh National Academy of Politics in Ho Chi Minh city and the HCM City People’s Committee. The worship of the Hung Kings was recognized by UNESCO as an intangible cultural heritage of humanity in 2012.

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Christmas celebrated throughout Vietnam

Christmas celebrated throughout Vietnam

12/25/2015 - 15:42

(VOVworld) – Christmas celebrations were held in many localities on Thursday. Churches and entertainment centers in Hanoi were packed with people.

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Wednesday February 3, 2016

Wednesday February 3, 2016

(VOVworld) - To read listener letters is always the most interesting activity in our daily routine. Both compliments and criticisms tell us the results of our work. Grant Skinner of...

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Welcome to Vietnam

Welcome to Vietnam

Welcome to Vietnam