Activities to mark War Martyrs and Invalids Day

Activities to mark War Martyrs and Invalids Day

7/25/2014 - 18:34

(VOVworld) – The 2nd “Solemn Vietnam” art exchange will open on Sunday in Hanoi to pay tribute to the war martyrs who sacrificed themselves for the fatherland.

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Forum on “Hanoi-a city for peace, 15 years of integration and development”

Forum on “Hanoi-a city for peace, 15 years of integration and development”

7/24/2014 - 18:51

(VOVworld) – A forum was held to review Hanoi’s achievements after 15 years of UNESCO’ recognition as “a city for peace”, promote its cultural values, and rekindle patriotism among the city dwellers.

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International cooperation in natural resources and environment promoted

International cooperation in natural resources and environment promoted

7/23/2014 - 18:06

(VOVworld) – Expanding international cooperation, with the focus on effectively implementing international cooperation projects is one of the major tasks of the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment for the rest of the year.

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Trade Union: solid support for Vietnamese workers

Trade Union: solid support for Vietnamese workers

7/22/2014 - 17:55

(VOVworld) – A symposium on 85 years of Vietnam’s Trade Union and sustainable values opened in Hanoi on Tuesday to mark the 85th anniversary of the organization.

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Art exchange encouraging fishermen to carry on with their offshore fishing

Art exchange encouraging fishermen to carry on with their offshore fishing

7/21/2014 - 18:36

(VOVworld) - Radio Voice of Vietnam will cooperate with the State Bank of Vietnam and Quang Ngai Province People’s Committee to hold an art performance and exchange to promote offshore fishing.

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60th anniversary of the signing of the Geneva Agreement

60th anniversary of the signing of the Geneva Agreement

7/20/2014 - 14:46

(VOVworld) – With the signing of the Geneva Agreement in 1954, the French government officially recognized the independence, sovereignty and territorial integrity of Vietnam and withdrew its troops from Vietnam.

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Quang Ninh thoroughly prepares to cope with typhoon Rammasun

Quang Ninh thoroughly prepares to cope with typhoon Rammasun

7/19/2014 - 14:32

(VOV) - Typhoon Rammasun made its first landfall in the northeastern border province of Quang Ninh early on Saturday, bringing gusty winds and heavy rain to coastal localities.

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Bill Clinton discusses HIV-AIDS on children in Vietnam

Bill Clinton discusses HIV-AIDS on children in Vietnam

7/18/2014 - 16:12

(VOVworld) - Former US President Bill Clinton will visit an orphanage in Vietnam and examine a Clinton Health Access Initiative program that aims to prevent HIV infection among children.

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Truong Sa sovereignty steles recognized as national historical relics

Truong Sa sovereignty steles recognized as national historical relics

7/17/2014 - 18:36

(VOVworld) - Sovereignty steles in Truong Sa archipelago are vivid historical evidence proving Vietnam’s continuous and comprehensive management over Truong Sa archipelago.

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Resolutely defending national maritime sovereignty

Resolutely defending national maritime sovereignty

7/16/2014 - 17:36

(VOVworld) – Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung chaired a government meeting on legislation in Hanoi on Wednesday. Leaders from the Ministry of Public Security and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs reported on developments around China’s illegal placement of its oilrig in Vietnamese waters, which violated Vietnam’s sovereignty and international law.

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Central citizen reception committee established

Central citizen reception committee established

7/15/2014 - 17:30

(VOVworld) – The Government Inspectorate announced the establishment of the Central Citizen Reception Committee in Hanoi on Tuesday.

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Vietnam aims for a safe, sustainable electronics industry

Vietnam aims for a safe, sustainable electronics industry

7/14/2014 - 18:32

(VOV) - An international workshop on managing electronics waste management opened in Hanoi on Monday with the participation of experts from Japan, Brazil, Malaysia, Canada, Argentina, and the US Environmental Protection Agency (US EPA).

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New policy supports fishermen

New policy supports fishermen

7/13/2014 - 15:33

(VOVworld) – The Prime Minister has issued a decree on fisheries development. The government will devise more policies to support fishermen in terms of credit, insurance, and taxation.

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2014 summer camp for OVs youth kicks off

2014 summer camp for OVs youth kicks off

7/12/2014 - 15:36

(VOVworld) - Nearly 170 Overseas Vietnamese (OVs) students are attending a youth summer camp themed ‘My Homeland’s Sea and Islands’ which opened on Friday in Quang Ninh province.

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VN’s Consumer Confidence Index rises again

VN’s Consumer Confidence Index rises again

7/11/2014 - 17:54

(VOVworld) – A rise in Vietnam’s consumer confidence index has been recorded, said Glenn Maguire, Chief Economist for Asia Pacific of ANZ at a ceremony held on Friday in Ho Chi Minh City to announce VN’s monthly CCI for the first time.

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Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

A: Alex, in Vietnam, we have a great number of songs about our beloved President Ho Chi Minh. The songs praise Uncle Ho’s love for children, soldiers, the Vietnamese people...

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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...