Vietnam makes significant contributions to UNHCR’s 28th session

Vietnam makes significant contributions to UNHCR’s 28th session

3/28/2015 - 15:09

(VOVworld) – The UN Human Rights Council conducted its last discussions of its 28th session in Geneva this week. Participants adopted 34 important resolutions and decisions and 3 President’s statements.

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A group of young parliamentarians for 13th National Assembly established

A group of young parliamentarians for 13th National Assembly established

3/27/2015 - 18:41

(VOVworld) - National Assembly Vice Chairwoman Tong Thi Phong has highlighted the increasing importance of young people’s engagement in National Assembly activities and elective agencies.

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Vietnamese youth active in economic development and national defense

Vietnamese youth active in economic development and national defense

3/26/2015 - 16:10

(VOVworld) – A ceremony was held on Wednesday in Ho Chi Minh city to grant certificates to 84 outstanding Youth Union members who won 2015 Ly Tu Trong awards.

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IPU President praises Vietnam’s preparations

IPU President praises Vietnam’s preparations

3/25/2015 - 17:51

(VOVworld) –IPU President Saber Chowdhury has spoken highly of Vietnam’s preparations for the international parliamentary event which is expected to welcome thousands of international delegates.

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ADB urges VN to impetus economic restructuring for growth

ADB urges VN to impetus economic restructuring for growth

3/24/2015 - 18:29

(VOVworld) - Vietnam’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth is likely to increase to 6.1 percent this year and 6.2 percent next year if the Vietnamese government maintains the current monetary and fiscal policy and speeds up the restructuring process.

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World Meteorology Day marked in Vietnam

World Meteorology Day marked in Vietnam

3/23/2015 - 17:59

(VOVworld)- A meeting to mark World Meteorology Day was held in Vinh City, Nghe An province on Monday.

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Earth Hour 2015 launched in Vietnam

Earth Hour 2015 launched in Vietnam

3/22/2015 - 16:22

(VOVworld)- Hanoi will turn off light for one hour from 20:30 to 21:30 on Monday in response to the Earth Hour 2015 campaign. With the message “Saving energy to cope with climate change”, the campaign was launched in Hanoi on Sunday attracting 1,000 participants. Nguyen Kim Chi is a student of Hanoi Medicine University.

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Vietnam- a responsible member of the world community

Vietnam- a responsible member of the world community

3/21/2015 - 15:57

(VOVworld)- Minister of Public Security Tran Dai Quang visited the UN Headquarters in New York and met with UN leaders during his visit to the US over the past two days. During the meetings, Acting President of the UN General Assembly Mahmadamin Mahmadaminov and Assistant to the UN Secretary General for Political and Security Affairs Toyberg Frandzen praised Vietnam’s contributions...

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Vietnam responds to World Water Day

Vietnam responds to World Water Day

3/20/2015 - 16:35

(VOVworld) – A meeting was held in Bac Giang province on Friday in response to World Water Day 2015.

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Activities in response to 2015 Earth Hour

Activities in response to 2015 Earth Hour

3/19/2015 - 16:56

(VOVworld) – On Thursday, John Nielsen, Danish Ambassador to Vietnam and the Ambassador of the 2015 Earth Hour campaign and 500 students from Ho Chi Minh City’s Industrial University joined an activity tied to the Earth Hour campaign.

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IPU-132: An opportunity to promote Vietnamese culture and people

IPU-132: An opportunity to promote Vietnamese culture and people

3/18/2015 - 15:13

(VOVworld) – The 132nd Inter-Parliamentary Union General Assembly, scheduled from March 28 to April 1, in Hanoi will be a good opportunity to promote Hanoi’s image among international friends.

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HCM City – 40 years of construction, development, and integration

HCM City – 40 years of construction, development, and integration

3/17/2015 - 18:11

(VOVworld) – A conference, entitled “Ho Chi Minh City-40 years of building, development, and integration”, was held on Tuesday to mark the 40th anniversary of the South's Liberation Day on April 30th.

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Vietnam’s culture to shine in London

Vietnam’s culture to shine in London

3/16/2015 - 16:42

(VOVworld) – A Vietnam Cultural Day will open in London on March 24th to promote the Vietnamese culture to international friends.

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National Week on Labor Safety and Hygiene – Fire and Explosion Prevention launched

National Week on Labor Safety and Hygiene – Fire and Explosion Prevention launched

3/15/2015 - 15:48

(VOVworld) – The 17th National Week on Labor Safety and Hygiene – Fire and Explosion Prevention was launched on Sunday in Vung Tau City, calling on every business and laborer to raise their awareness on preventing labor accidents, fire, and explosion.

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2015 Earth Hour campaign launched

2015 Earth Hour campaign launched

3/14/2015 - 14:40

(VOVworld) - The “2015 Earth Hour Campaign” was launched on Saturday in Ho Chi Minh City on a theme message: “time for green actions”.

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Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

A: This week we received a postal entry to VOV’s contest “What do you know about Vietnam?” from SB Sharma of India. It is beautifully illustrated with photos that support...

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Hoi An Ancient Town Vietnam-Vietnam Tourism

Hoi An Ancient Town Vietnam-Vietnam Tourism

Hoi An Ancient Town Vietnam-Vietnam Tourism