Work on seas and islands wins 2013 “Modest and Noble Exemplary Models” writing contest

Work on seas and islands wins 2013 “Modest and Noble Exemplary Models” writing contest

6/4/2014 - 17:59

(VOVworld) – A writing contest about a collector of precious documents on Hoang Sa and Truong Sa archipelagoes by Phan Tien Dung won the first prize in the 2013 “Modest and Noble Exemplary Models” writing contest.

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Chinese-transcribed Vietnamese book proves Truong Sa, Hoang Sa belong to Vietnam

Chinese-transcribed Vietnamese book proves Truong Sa, Hoang Sa belong to Vietnam

6/3/2014 - 19:18

(VOVworld) – A book in Chinese-transcribed Vietnamese confirming Vietnam’s sovereignty over the Truong Sa and Hoang Sa archipelagoes made its debut in Hanoi on Tuesday.

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Banks support fishermen to go offshore fishing

Banks support fishermen to go offshore fishing

6/2/2014 - 18:53

(VOVworld) – Commercial banks will engage in a program to assist fishermen to go offshore fishing, upgrade ships, and build high capacity ships which contribute to protecting the national sea and islands.

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International Children’s Day celebrated nationwide

International Children’s Day celebrated nationwide

6/1/2014 - 16:47

(VOVworld)- Ho Chi Minh city on Sunday held a festival called “Children do thousands of good deeds” and a ceremony to honour 300 outstanding children. The activities are to celebrate International Children’s Day, June 1st.

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2,000 people to participate in Vietnam Sea and Island Week’s meeting

2,000 people to participate in Vietnam Sea and Island Week’s meeting

5/31/2014 - 16:12

(VOVworld) - Hai Phong city has completed preparations for the Vietnam Sea and Island Week to be held in the city from June 1st to 8th. About 2,000 people will participate in a meeting on June 7 to mark the event.

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More credit schemes for fishermen to modernize their boats

More credit schemes for fishermen to modernize their boats

5/30/2014 - 18:34

(VOVworld) - Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Cao Duc Phat, has reported to the government a draft decree on incentive policies for the fisheries sector.

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Vietnam contributes 14,000 tons of rice to ASEAN+3 rice reserve annually

Vietnam contributes 14,000 tons of rice to ASEAN+3 rice reserve annually

5/29/2014 - 18:22

(VOVworld) – Vietnam has pledged to contribute 14,000 tons of rice to the ASEAN+3 Emergency Rice Reserve (APTERR) annually.

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Youth Union vessels sail off to Truong Sa or Spratly archipelago

Youth Union vessels sail off to Truong Sa or Spratly archipelago

5/28/2014 - 19:06

(VOVworld) - 198 Youth Union members have sailed off from Ho Chi Minh City’s Cat Lai port to Truong Sa archipelago in a campaign to call for young people’s response for national sea and island.

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Deputy PM Vu Duc Dam: Vietnam will do its best to contribute to UN peacekeeping mission

 Deputy PM Vu Duc Dam: Vietnam will do its best to contribute to UN peacekeeping mission

5/27/2014 - 18:41

(VOV) – Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam has underlined the political significance of the Vietnam Peacekeeping Centre, adding that peace can only be made when any unilateral actions running counter to international law are eliminated.

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French TV channel broadcasts documentary about Vietnam

French TV channel broadcasts documentary about Vietnam

5/26/2014 - 16:32

(VOVworld) – The France 3 channel has broadcast a lengthy documentary Friday titled “Vietnam – Awake Dragon” featuring Vietnam’s natural beauty and customs.

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6th performance for Vietnamese people with disabilities opens

6th performance for Vietnamese people with disabilities opens

5/25/2014 - 16:09

(VOVworld)- The Family and Children Magazine of the Ministry of Labor, Invalids and Social Affairs, Vietnam Television and the Journalist and Public Opinion newspaper have jointly organized a program to honor outstanding disabled people and donors.

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Vietnam commits to improving investment environment

Vietnam commits to improving investment environment

5/24/2014 - 16:25

(VOVworld) - Attracting foreign direct investment (FDI) has always been a key part of Vietnam’s external economic affairs.

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Trade and tourism activities are busy in Vietnam-China border areas

Trade and tourism activities are busy in Vietnam-China border areas

5/23/2014 - 18:38

(VOVworld) – Trade and tourism activities are busy on the Vietnam-China border areas.

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Prime Minister vows to resolutely defend national sovereignty

Prime Minister vows to resolutely defend national sovereignty

5/22/2014 - 18:45

(VOVworld) – During his visit to the Philippines to attend the World Economic Forum on East Asia in Manila, Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung gave an interview to the US Associated Press and UK Reuters on the East Sea situation and Vietnam’s measures to deal with China’s unilateral placing of oil rig Haiyang 981 in Vietnam’s exclusive economic zone.

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Savings banks in Asia Pacific convene annual conference

Savings banks in Asia Pacific convene annual conference

5/21/2014 - 18:20

(VOVworld)- The 20th conference of Savings Banks in Asia Pacific opened in Hanoi on Wednesday. The conference attracted representatives from more than 30 banks and financial institutions from 20 countries in the Asia Pacific Region.

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Wednesday, July 30 2014

Wednesday, July 30 2014

The oldest university in Vietnam is also known as the Temple of Literature, which is about 2km west of Hoan Kiem Lake in downtown Hanoi. The Temple of Literature is...

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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...