Art program “Light up your dreams”

Art program “Light up your dreams”

6/15/2014 - 15:57

(VOVworld) – An art program called “Light up your dreams” was held on Saturday in response to the action month for children 2014.

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“Millions of hearts toward the homeland’s sea and islands” festival

“Millions of hearts toward the homeland’s sea and islands” festival

6/14/2014 - 15:59

(VOVworld) – The Vietnam Youth Federation in Ho Chi Minh city launched the “Millions of hearts toward the homeland’s sea and islands” festival on Saturday.

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Deputy PM Vu Duc Dam: Mobilizing social resources to prevent HIV/AIDS

Deputy PM Vu Duc Dam: Mobilizing social resources to prevent HIV/AIDS

6/13/2014 - 18:36

(VOVworld) – Deputy PM Vu Duc Dam urged related ministries and agencies to further efforts to mobilize all possible social resources for the fight against HIV/AIDS as the state budget and ODA funds for HIV/AIDS preventive programs have reduced since the beginning of this year.

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PM bids farewell to Norwegian and Saudi Arabian Ambassadors

PM bids farewell to Norwegian and Saudi Arabian Ambassadors

6/12/2014 - 19:00

(VOVworld) – Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung bid farewell to Norwegian Ambassador Stale Torstein Risa and Saudi Arabian Ambassador Saah A. H. Sharhan on Thursday in Hanoi as the two ambassadors ended their working terms in Vietnam.

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Vietnam joins efforts in land mine clearance

Vietnam joins efforts in land mine clearance

6/12/2014 - 18:52

(VOVworld) – An expert working group on humanitarian mine action within the ASEAN Defense Ministers Meeting Plus (ADMM+) will begin their first meeting in Hanoi on June 17.

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Vietnam pledges continued efforts to promote and ensure human rights

Vietnam pledges continued efforts to promote and ensure human rights

6/11/2014 - 16:05

(VOVworld) – The UN Human Rights Council convened its 26th session in Geneva on Tuesday with representatives from 47 member countries, UN members, high commissioners for Human Rights, and international NGOs for human rights participating.

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Vietnam steps up anti-corruption efforts

Vietnam steps up anti-corruption efforts

6/10/2014 - 16:32

(VOVworld) – Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has approved a United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)-funded project to enhance anti-corruption efforts in Vietnam.

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ASEAN SOMs and related meetings discuss situation in the East Sea

ASEAN SOMs and related meetings discuss situation in the East Sea

6/9/2014 - 16:23

(VOVworld) – A number of ASEAN Senior Official Meetings (SOM) took place in Myanmar last weekend. The meetings were in preparation for the ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Meeting and related meetings, scheduled for early August in Myanmar.

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Writing contest on noble but modest role models

Writing contest on noble but modest role models

6/8/2014 - 15:25

(VOVworld) – The awards ceremony for the 5th writing contest on noble but modest role models took place in Hanoi on Saturday.

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Vietnam marks World Oceans Day and National Sea and Island Week

Vietnam marks World Oceans Day and National Sea and Island Week

6/7/2014 - 16:30

(VOVworld) - Hai Phong port city has hosted a ceremony to celebrate Vietnam's Sea and Island Week and World Oceans Day (June 8). Speaking at the event on Saturday, Deputy Prime Minister Hoang Trung Hai urged the world community to support Vietnam in its protection of national sea and island sovereignty in line with international law. He said, for each...

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World media pays special attention to the East Sea situation

World media pays special attention to the East Sea situation

6/6/2014 - 19:10

(VOVworld)- Following the Ministry of Foreign Affairs’ international press conference on Thursday, the world media shows a wide coverage of China’s cruel act in the East Sea that foreign reporters have their witness accounts.

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World Environment Day 2014 observed in Vietnam

World Environment Day 2014 observed in Vietnam

6/5/2014 - 17:23

(VOVworld) – Vietnam is responding to World Environment Day 2014 themed “Raise your voice, not the Sea Level”, which brings into focus the importance of environmental protection and climate change adaptation in vulnerable regions like Vietnam’s islands and coastal areas.

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Work on seas and islands wins 2013 “Modest and Noble Exemplary Models” writing contest

Work on seas and islands wins 2013 “Modest and Noble Exemplary Models” writing contest

6/4/2014 - 17:59

(VOVworld) – A writing contest about a collector of precious documents on Hoang Sa and Truong Sa archipelagoes by Phan Tien Dung won the first prize in the 2013 “Modest and Noble Exemplary Models” writing contest.

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Chinese-transcribed Vietnamese book proves Truong Sa, Hoang Sa belong to Vietnam

Chinese-transcribed Vietnamese book proves Truong Sa, Hoang Sa belong to Vietnam

6/3/2014 - 19:18

(VOVworld) – A book in Chinese-transcribed Vietnamese confirming Vietnam’s sovereignty over the Truong Sa and Hoang Sa archipelagoes made its debut in Hanoi on Tuesday.

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Banks support fishermen to go offshore fishing

Banks support fishermen to go offshore fishing

6/2/2014 - 18:53

(VOVworld) – Commercial banks will engage in a program to assist fishermen to go offshore fishing, upgrade ships, and build high capacity ships which contribute to protecting the national sea and islands.

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Wednesday July 23, 2014

Wednesday July 23, 2014

(VOVworld) - As a coastal country, Vietnam has frequently been affected by storms and floods. But in recent years, storms have increased in intensity and frequency due to global climate...

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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...