Government gives top priority to planning

Government gives top priority to planning

11/26/2016 - 19:04

(VOVworld)-The Government attaches special attention to planning, considering it the guidelines for development, said Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung.

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Vietnamese Ambassador presents credentials to WTO Director General

Vietnamese Ambassador presents credentials to WTO Director General

11/25/2016 - 19:18

(VOVworld) – The Head of Vietnam’s Permanent Mission to the UN, the WTO and other international organizations, Duong Chi Dung presented his credentials to the Director General of the World Trade Organization (WTO) Roberto Azevedo, on Thursday in Geneva, Switzerland.

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Vietnam develops sea and air logistics service

Vietnam develops sea and air logistics service

11/24/2016 - 18:50

(VOVworld) – Participants at the Vietnam Logistics Forum on Thursday discussed the integration of Vietnam’s sea and air logistics into the global value chain.

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Dialogue promotes gender equality in Vietnam

Dialogue promotes gender equality in Vietnam

11/23/2016 - 17:13

(VOVworld) - Vietnam is an active participant in the “Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW)” and is coordinating with UN Women to promote gender equality and protect the rights of women and girls, according to Shoko Ishikawa, Chief Representative of UN Women in Vietnam.

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National Assembly endorses pilot issuance of e-visas

National Assembly endorses pilot issuance of e-visas

11/22/2016 - 20:35

(VOVworld)-Vietnamese lawmakers on Tuesday passed a resolution on piloting the issuance of e-visas to foreign visitors. The single entry e-visas will have a valid period of up to 30 days.

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Seminar to highlight revolutionary tradition and patriotism

Seminar to highlight revolutionary tradition and patriotism

11/21/2016 - 20:22

(VOVworld)-Vietnam’s will and resolve to safeguard independence and freedom will be analyzed at a seminar in Hanoi on Friday to mark 70 years of National Resistance Day (December 19)

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Vietnamese Teachers’ Day marked nationwide

Vietnamese Teachers’ Day marked nationwide

11/20/2016 - 16:21

(VOVworld) – Activities have been held nationwide to mark Vietnamese Teachers’ Day on November 20th.

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National Unity and Cultural Heritages Week opens

National Unity and Cultural Heritages Week opens

11/19/2016 - 16:16

(VOVworld) - Vietnam Fatherland Front President Nguyen Thien Nhan has upheld the value of national unity as a major driving force for national development and international integration. He was speaking in the opening ceremony of a week featuring national unity and cultural heritages in Hanoi to mark the 86th anniversary of the Fatherland Front and the Day for Vietnamese Cultural...

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Press urged to promote great national unity tradition

Press urged to promote great national unity tradition

11/18/2016 - 16:01

(VOVworld) – The Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) hosted its 12th press award ceremony for the Cause of Great National Unity in Hanoi on Thursday.

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Vietnam active in combating wildlife trafficking

Vietnam active in combating wildlife trafficking

11/17/2016 - 19:37

(VOVworld) - The third International Wildlife Trade Conference opened in Hanoi today/ Thursday involving representatives from 47 countries

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Improving quality of external information service

Improving quality of external information service

11/16/2016 - 19:08

(VOVworld) – The Central Steering Committee on the External Information Service held a conference in Phu Yen province with representatives from 17 branches in the central and central highlands.

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Young intellectuals honored for contributions to education

Young intellectuals honored for contributions to education

11/15/2016 - 17:25

(VOVworld) – Scores of young intellectuals have been honored for their initiatives and outstanding contributions to education reform. A ceremony were held in Hanoi on Tuesday night to review the “Young Intellectuals for Education” program over the past 5 years and award 3 excellent initiatives out of 267 entries.

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ASEAN Forum touches upon Hague conventions on international justice

ASEAN Forum touches upon Hague conventions on international justice

11/14/2016 - 18:25

(VOVworld)-Advantages and challenges in participating in and implementing the Hague conventions on international justice topped the agenda of the ASEAN Law Forum hosted by Vietnam's Ministry of Justice in Hanoi on Monday.

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Overseas Vietnamese contribute to HCM City’s scientific, technological development

Overseas Vietnamese contribute to HCM City’s scientific, technological development

11/13/2016 - 15:50

(VOVworld) – Delegates to the Overseas Vietnamese conference attended 2 symposiums on ways to develop science, technology, and knowledge-based economy and to invest in trade and services in Ho Chi Minh City on Sunday.

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Overseas Vietnamese connect Vietnam with the world

Overseas Vietnamese connect Vietnam with the world

11/12/2016 - 16:14

(VOVworld) – More than 500 delegates from all over world attended 3rd Overseas Vietnamese conference which opened on Saturday in Ho Chi Minh City.

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Vietnam promotes safe farm produce to the world

Vietnam promotes safe farm produce to the world

11/11/2016 - 19:13

(VOVworld) - The 16th International Agriculture Trade fair in Vietnam (Agroviet 2016) opened in Hanoi on Friday.

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Supermarket chain sells safe farm products

Supermarket chain sells safe farm products

11/10/2016 - 14:51

(VOVworld) - President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front Central Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan says the inauguration of a new chain of supermarkets is the first step in a strategy to promote safe agricultural products and food to the Vietnamese people.

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Donald Trump elected president of the US

Donald Trump elected president of the US

11/9/2016 - 18:52

(VOVworld) - Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump has been elected the 45th president of the US. As the first US billionaire-turned president, Mr. Trump will be officially sworn into office on January 20, 2017, replacing current President Barack Obama.

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Vietnam Buddhist Sangha celebrates 35th anniversary

Vietnam Buddhist Sangha celebrates 35th anniversary

11/7/2016 - 18:24

(VOVworld) - The Vietnam Buddhist Sangha (VBS) marked its 35th anniversary and received the Labor Order, first class, at a grand ceremony in Hanoi on Monday.

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Thai Nguyen hosts trade fair on local products

Thai Nguyen hosts trade fair on local products

11/6/2016 - 17:07

(VOVworld)- On Saturday, the Thai Nguyen Provincial Department and the Coordination Office on New Rural Development co-organized a trade fair under the theme “Connectivity, Integration, and Development”.

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Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

A: The traditional Vietnamese wedding is one of the most important ceremonies in Vietnamese culture with influences from Confucian and Buddhist ideology. It is a significant day not only for...

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Vietnamese "Ao dai" promoted in South Korea

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(VOVworld) - It’s freezing cold during winter in South Korea. But the harsh weather cannot keep Vietnamese women there from wearing “Ao dai” – the traditional Vietnamese long dress, which...