National Hero Tran Hung Dao’s 716th death anniversary solemnly celebrated

National Hero Tran Hung Dao’s 716th death anniversary solemnly celebrated

9/17/2016 - 16:17

(VOVworld) – The 716th death anniversary of National Hero Tran Hung Dao was solemnly celebrated and Con Son – Kiep Bac autumn festival was opened in Hai Duong province on Saturday.

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Improving environmental protection and management policies

Improving environmental protection and management policies

9/16/2016 - 16:44

(VOVworld) – A conference on natural resources and environment management towards sustainable development was held in Hanoi on Thursday by the Institute of Strategy and Policy on Natural Resources and Environment (INSPONRE),

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EU-Vietnam FTA brings about new opportunities

EU-Vietnam FTA brings about new opportunities

9/15/2016 - 17:24

(VOVworld) – The first-ever conference on the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) was held on Wednesday to introduce the agreement’s benefits to European firms.

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US pastor hails Vietnam’s religious policies

US pastor hails Vietnam’s religious policies

9/14/2016 - 16:58

(VOVworld) – A delegation of Vietnam’s Government Committee for Religious Affairs led by its Executive Vice Chairman Bui Thanh Ha discussed with US religious dignitaries Vietnam’s religious situation, achievements, and policies.

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Swimmer Vo Thanh Tung wins silver medal at Paralympic Rio 2016

Swimmer Vo Thanh Tung wins silver medal at Paralympic Rio 2016

9/13/2016 - 16:13

(VOVworld) – Swimmer Võ Thanh Tùng was the second-fastest swimmer in the men’s 50m freestyle, winning a silver medal for Vietnam at Paralympic Rio 2016.

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1.8 million US dollars raised for the homeland’s sea and islands

1.8 million US dollars raised for the homeland’s sea and islands

9/12/2016 - 15:36

(VOVworld) – People in Ho Chi Minh City donated 1.8 million US dollars to the fund for the homeland’s sea and islands at an art exchange held in the city on Sunday.

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Full-moon festivals for poor children in central region

Full-moon festivals for poor children in central region

9/11/2016 - 15:17

(VOVworld) – Vice President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh and representatives from the National Fund for Vietnamese Children on Sunday presented gifts to unfortunate children in Quang Tri province on the occasion of the Mid-Autumn Festival. 200 scholarships were given to children affected with Agent Orange/Dioxin and children living in coastal areas.

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Nearly 140 Vietnamese enterprises to attend China-ASEAN Expo

Nearly 140 Vietnamese enterprises to attend China-ASEAN Expo

9/10/2016 - 15:13

(VOVworld) - As many as 137 Vietnamese enterprises will attend the 13th China-ASEAN Expo in Nanning, China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region scheduled to open on Sunday.

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Vietnam wins first-ever Paralympic gold, breaks world record

Vietnam wins first-ever Paralympic gold, breaks world record

9/9/2016 - 10:02

(VOVworld)- Power-lifter Le Van Cong has won the first-ever gold medal at the Paralympics for Vietnam and set a new world record of 183kg in the men’s 49kg category.

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Bui Xuan Phai- For love of Hanoi Award 2016

Bui Xuan Phai- For love of Hanoi Award 2016

9/8/2016 - 18:22

(VOVworld)- A ceremony to present the Bui Xuan Phai- For Love of Hanoi Award took place in Hanoi on Thursday.

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France-Vietnam Business Forum opens during President Hollande’s visit

France-Vietnam Business Forum opens during President Hollande’s visit

9/7/2016 - 18:26

(VOVworld) – Vietnamese and French business people have discussed marketing opportunities in such area as food, agricultural produce, and healthcare at the France-Vietnam Business Forum. The event was held in Ho Chi Minh City on Wednesday by the French Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Vietnam.

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ASEAN Summits officially opens

ASEAN Summits officially opens

9/6/2016 - 18:38

(VOVworld) - The 28th and 29th ASEAN Summits opened in Vientiane, Laos, late on Tuesday on the theme of “Turning Vision into Reality for a Dynamic ASEAN Community”.

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Over 22 million students nationwide begin 2016-2017 academic year

Over 22 million students nationwide begin 2016-2017 academic year

9/5/2016 - 15:59

(VOVworld) – More than 22 million students nationwide begin the 2016-2017 academic year today. Party and State leaders on Monday attended the opening ceremonies of the new school year with students.

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French public's expectations for President Francois Hollande’s visit to Vietnam

French public's expectations for President Francois Hollande’s visit to Vietnam

9/3/2016 - 15:56

(VOVworkd) - Vietnamese media in France has interviewed several French people and overseas Vietnamese on the occasion of President Francois Hollande’s upcoming visit to Vietnam. Professor Pierre Journoud from the Paul Valey Montpellier 3 University said both countries have huge potential for cooperation while Vietnam is accelerating its international integration in trade and cultural aspects. Dr Patric

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Indian Prime Minister: Vietnam is an important pillar in India’s Look East Policy

Indian Prime Minister: Vietnam is an important pillar in India’s Look East Policy

9/3/2016 - 15:48

(VOVworld) -Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to Vietnam aims to promote bilateral friendship and comprehensive cooperation in all fields. The Prime Minister told Vietnamese reporters in India that both sides will boost trade and investment cooperation. India’s existing investment capital of 1.1 billion dollars in Vietnam will be increased following major infrastructure projects, including the Long Phu II ther

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UNESCO honors “Books for rural areas of Vietnam” program

UNESCO honors “Books for rural areas of Vietnam” program

9/2/2016 - 15:07

(VOVworld) - The Center for Knowledge Assistance and Community Development (CKACD) has been awarded the 2016 UNESCO King Sejong Literacy Prize for its program “Books for rural areas of Vietnam.”

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Green initiatives help improve people’s livelihood

Green initiatives help improve people’s livelihood

9/1/2016 - 17:51

(VOVworld)- Fifteen initiatives aiming to protect the environment and improve people’s livelihood and living standards were introduced at a workshop-exhibition in Hanoi on Thursday.

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Vietnam becomes a favorite destination for expats

Vietnam becomes a favorite destination for expats

8/31/2016 - 18:27

(VOVworld) - Vietnam has become one of the world’s most popular destinations for expats, according to the 2016 Expat Insider survey.

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Vietnam, Singapore strengthen strategic partnership

Vietnam, Singapore strengthen strategic partnership

8/30/2016 - 16:55

(VOVworld) - Vietnam and Singapore issued a joint press statement on the occasion of the State visit to Singapore by Vietnamese President Tran Dai Quang from August 28-30. During talks with Singaporean President Tony Tan Keng Yam and Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, the leaders agreed to enhance Vietnam-Singapore bilateral relations, with Vietnam creating a favorable business environment for foreign...

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Vietnam Innovation Golden Book 2016 makes its debut

Vietnam Innovation Golden Book 2016 makes its debut

8/29/2016 - 15:59

(VOVworld) – Vietnam Innovation Golden Book 2016 was published in Hanoi on Monday.

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Wednesday November 30, 2016

Wednesday November 30, 2016

(VOVworld) - This week I’m especially impressed by a package from Roger Roussel of Canada. It’s a large envelope with 5 big stamps featuring famous Canadian hockey players. He sent...

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Welcome to Vietnam

Welcome to Vietnam