Vietnam supports peaceful measures to settle disputes in the East Sea

Vietnam supports peaceful measures to settle disputes in the East Sea

7/12/2016 - 19:58

(VOVworld) - Following the PCA ruling, Vietnamese Foreign Ministry spokesperson said Vietnam welcomed the PCA conclusion and will issue a statement on the ruling.

More

China’s claims under nine-dash line contrary to UNCLOS: Hague tribunal

China’s claims under nine-dash line contrary to UNCLOS: Hague tribunal

7/12/2016 - 19:40

(VOVworld) - China’s claims to historic rights over waters within the nine-dash line are contrary to the 1982 United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS). The Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA) at The Hague issued, in the afternoon of July 12 (Vietnam time), the ruling on the case brought by the Philippines against China’s nine-dash line claim...

More

International conference on Particles, Strings, and Cosmology opens in Quy Nhon

International conference on Particles, Strings, and Cosmology opens in Quy Nhon

7/11/2016 - 18:01

(VOVworld)- On Monday, an international conference on Particles, Strings and Cosmology opened at the International Center for Interdisciplinary Science and Education in Quy Nhon City, Binh Dinh province.

More

Red Journey 2016 to be launched

Red Journey 2016 to be launched

7/10/2016 - 14:37

(VOVworld) – On Sunday the National Institute of Heamatology and Blood Transfusion held a press conference on this year’s Red Journey, which is expected to collect 20,000 blood units. The 1-month journey began on July 1 and goes through 27 provinces and cities.

More

56th anniversary of Vietnam’s tourism sector marked

56th anniversary of Vietnam’s tourism sector marked

7/9/2016 - 14:52

(VOVworld) – A ceremony was held in Hanoi on Saturday to mark the 56th anniversary of Vietnam’s tourism sector on July 9.

More

Improving management and public administration

Improving management and public administration

7/8/2016 - 18:19

(VOVworld) – The Center for Research and Training of the Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) held a seminar on Friday on the results of a survey on Vietnam’s Provincial Governance and Public Administration Performance Index (PAPI). PAPI provides a set of objective indicators that help assess the performance of governance and public administration, while at the same time providing an incentive...

More

Activities mark 55th anniversary of Agent Orange/Dioxin catastrophe in Vietnam

Activities mark 55th anniversary of Agent Orange/Dioxin catastrophe in Vietnam

7/7/2016 - 17:26

(VOVworld) – A press conference on activities to mark the 55th anniversary of the Agent Orange/Dioxin catastrophy was held in Hanoi on Thursday.

More

Vietnam’s retail market in integration process

Vietnam’s retail market in integration process

7/6/2016 - 18:27

(VOVworld)- On Wednesday, the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry organized a workshop to discuss policies for retailers in the integration context of the Trans-Pacific Partnership and the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement.

More

“Vietnam today” photo contest

“Vietnam today” photo contest

7/5/2016 - 17:53

(VOVworld) – An awards ceremony for the 7th national tourism photography contest was held in Hanoi on Tuesday.

More

Da Nang calls for donation of documents and objects for Hoang Sa display

Da Nang calls for donation of documents and objects for Hoang Sa display

7/4/2016 - 16:48

(VOVworld) – Hoang Sa district’s People’s Committee in Da Nang city has called for the donation of documents and other objects for the inauguration of the Hoang Sa exhibit house.

More

Brexit does not have immediate impact on Vietnam’s financial market

Brexit does not have immediate impact on Vietnam’s financial market

7/3/2016 - 15:41

(VOVworld) - The Ministry of Finance rules out major impact on Vietnam’s financial market following Brexit.

More

President Tran Dai Quang urges HCM City to further develop

President Tran Dai Quang urges HCM City to further develop

7/2/2016 - 15:57

(VOVworld)- A meeting took place in Ho Chi Minh City on Saturday to celebrate the city's 40th anniversary of changing its name from Saigon to Ho Chi Minh (02/07/1976-02/07/2016). In his address, President Tran Dai Quang praised the city’s robust development over the past 40 years.

More

Vietnam targets 90 percent health insurance coverage

Vietnam targets 90 percent health insurance coverage

7/1/2016 - 18:42

(VOVworld) – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said insurance is one of the main pillars for assuring social stability.

More

Health insurance data system launched

Health insurance data system launched

6/30/2016 - 16:34

(VOVworld) – Vietnam’s Ministry of Health and Social Insurance Corporation launched a health care data portal and an information system for health insurance appraisal at a conference held in Hanoi Wednesday on developing health insurance to 2020.

More

Vietnam posts 1.5 billion USD of trade surplus in first half of 2016

Vietnam posts 1.5 billion USD of trade surplus in first half of 2016

6/29/2016 - 17:06

(VOVworld) – Vietnam is estimated to post a trade surplus of around 1.5 billion USD in the first half of 2016, according to Vietnam’s General Statistics Office (GSO) on Tuesday.

More

Activities mark Vietnam Family Day on June 28th

Activities mark Vietnam Family Day on June 28th

6/28/2016 - 15:56

(VOVworld) - Vietnam Family Day 2016, the fifteenth of its kind, is themed “Warm Family Meals”.

More

Vietnam earns 15 billion USD from exports of agro, forestry, fishery products

Vietnam earns 15 billion USD from exports of agro, forestry, fishery products

6/27/2016 - 18:11

(VOVworld) – The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development said export turnover of agro-forestry-fishery products in June is estimated to be 2.5 billion USD, bringing the total export turnover in the first half of this year to 15.5 billion USD, higher than the same period last year.

More

2016 Vietnam family festival day opens

2016 Vietnam family festival day opens

6/26/2016 - 16:01

(VOVworld) – The 2016 Vietnam family festival day opens on Saturday night in Vietnam Center for Arts and Culture Exhibition, Hanoi and will run until June 28.

More

Vietnam to attend World Premier Film Festival of Philippines

Vietnam to attend World Premier Film Festival of Philippines

6/25/2016 - 16:16

(VOworld) – Vietnam will participate in the 9th World Premier Film Festival of Philippines from June 26 to July 11 in Manila.

More

Vietnam lobbies for International Law Committee

Vietnam lobbies for International Law Committee

6/24/2016 - 19:49

(VOVworld) - Vietnam’s permanent mission to the UN has opened a reception to lobby for Vietnamese Ambassador to Kuwait, Nguyen Hong Thao, in his bid for International Law Committee’s membership.

More