Action Month for gender equality and prevention of gender-based violence under review

Action Month for gender equality and prevention of gender-based violence under review

12/15/2016 - 19:17

(VOVworld)- The Ministry of Labor, Invalids and Social Affairs launched the first Action Month for gender equality and prevention of gender-based violence, which ended on Thursday.

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Enhancing international cooperation to support UXO victims

Enhancing international cooperation to support UXO victims

12/14/2016 - 18:57

(VOVworld) - The Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs and The International Center (IC) held a conference in Hanoi Wednesday to increase international cooperation to aid bomb and mine victims.

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PCC Commission seeks ways to remove obstacles to economic growth

PCC Commission seeks ways to remove obstacles to economic growth

12/13/2016 - 19:40

(VOVworld)-An ineffective administrative apparatus, macro-economic risks, infrastructure and human resources are among the factors that hinder Vietnam’s economic growth, according to a workshop hosted by the Party Central Committee’s Economic Commission on Tuesday.

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Folk art projects awarded

Folk art projects awarded

12/12/2016 - 19:32

(VOVworld)-78 folk art projects were honored at a ceremony hosted by the Vietnam Folk Art Association on Monday.

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Innovations by young people honored

Innovations by young people honored

12/11/2016 - 16:08

(VOVworld) – A ceremony was held in Vinh Yen City, Vinh Phuc province on Saturday to honor and award the 2016 National Young Creative Festival.

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Vietnamese agriculture to become a developmental model

Vietnamese agriculture to become a developmental model

12/10/2016 - 16:14

(VOVworld) - The Prime Minister has urged the agricultural sector to speed up reform to become a developmental model in coping with climate change.

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Vietnam hosts the 7th International Kite Festival

Vietnam hosts the 7th International Kite Festival

12/9/2016 - 19:11

(VOVworld) The 7th International Kite Festival, themed “Dance of Peace”, opened in Vung Tau city, the coastal province of Ba Ria – Vung Tau on Friday.

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Seminar discusses priority topics of APEC Year 2017

Seminar discusses priority topics of APEC Year 2017

12/8/2016 - 17:50

(VOVworld)- A seminar to discuss priority topics for the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Year 2017 has opened in Hanoi.

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Experience sharing workshop on UN peace keeping mission

Experience sharing workshop on UN peace keeping mission

12/7/2016 - 19:20

(VOVworld) - The Vietnam Peacekeeping Center and French Embassy in Vietnam organized a workshop in Hanoi on Wednesday to exchange experiences on the sending of a sapper unit to United Nations peacekeeping missions.

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Vietnam strives to protect mangrove forests in response to climate change

Vietnam strives to protect mangrove forests in response to climate change

12/6/2016 - 19:21

(VOVworld)- Vietnam has planted 24,000 ha of mangrove forests since 1994, helping to protect 100 km of sea dykes, according to reports at a seminar in Ninh Binh province on sustainable development of mangrove forests.

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Giant Lantern Festival opens in Hanoi

Giant Lantern Festival opens in Hanoi

12/5/2016 - 16:48

(VOVworld)- The 2016 Vietnam-Korea Giant Lantern Festival is ongoing in Gamuda City, in Hoang Mai District, Hanoi. More than 200 giant lanterns that symbolize the three dimensions of Vietnamese and Korean culture: Peace, Love, and Hope are on display. Mr Truong Nguyen Tuan Anh, Director of the lantern festival project, said: “This festival has offered Hanoians an opportunity to enjoy...

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Increasing Vietnam-Czech ICT cooperation

Increasing Vietnam-Czech ICT cooperation

12/4/2016 - 16:31

(VOVworld)- Vietnam and the Czech Republic have discussed ways to strengthen bilateral cooperation in Information Communications Technology (ICT).

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National voluntary festival

National voluntary festival

12/3/2016 - 16:30

(VOVworld) – Thousands of young people attended the National Voluntary Festival at Hoa Binh park in Hanoi on Saturday to celebrate Global Voluntary Day, which falls on December 5.

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World Economic Forum: Vietnam upgraded in global enabling trade report

World Economic Forum: Vietnam upgraded in global enabling trade report

12/2/2016 - 18:36

(VOVworld) – The World Economic Forum (WEF) reported that ASEAN is a more open market for global trade than the United States and the European Union, and that Vietnam has made a significant progress in the business environment.

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Businesses urged to improve their vanguard role in domestic and foreign market

Businesses urged to improve their vanguard role in domestic and foreign market

12/1/2016 - 16:39

(VOVworld) - Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh has urged Vietnamese enterprises to improve their vanguard position in both domestic and foreign markets.

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International press conference on amnesty decision 2016

International press conference on amnesty decision 2016

11/30/2016 - 19:40

(VOVworld) - Vietnam has announced its 2016 amnesty decision. During an international press conference jointly organized by the Presidential Office, the Ministry of Public Security, the Supreme People’s Court, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Government Office, and relevant agencies in Hanoi on Wednesday, Deputy Head of the Presidential Office, Giang Son, said the President had signed decision to pardon...

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International experts share experiences in water environment management

International experts share experiences in water environment management

11/29/2016 - 22:39

VOVworld)-Water management and water treatment technology topped the agenda of the 12th International Symposium on Southeast Asian Water Environment which opened in Hanoi on Tuesday.

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Promoting farmers’ role in agriculture restructuring

Promoting farmers’ role in agriculture restructuring

11/28/2016 - 20:09

VOVworld)-Cooperatives are the fundamental model to secure the rights and interests of farmers, said the President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front, Nguyen Thien Nhan.

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Brilliant young people receive Luong Dinh Cua Awards

Brilliant young people receive Luong Dinh Cua Awards

11/27/2016 - 16:55

(VOVworld)-85 outstanding young people in Vietnam’s rural areas were honored with the Luong Dinh Cua awards at a ceremony in Hanoi on Sunday.

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Government gives top priority to planning

Government gives top priority to planning

11/26/2016 - 19:04

(VOVworld)-The Government attaches special attention to planning, considering it the guidelines for development, said Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung.

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Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

A: The traditional Vietnamese wedding is one of the most important ceremonies in Vietnamese culture with influences from Confucian and Buddhist ideology. It is a significant day not only for...

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Vietnamese "Ao dai" promoted in South Korea

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(VOVworld) - It’s freezing cold during winter in South Korea. But the harsh weather cannot keep Vietnamese women there from wearing “Ao dai” – the traditional Vietnamese long dress, which...