Enhancing Vietnam's position in UN multilateral mechanisms

Enhancing Vietnam's position in UN multilateral mechanisms

3/3/2016 - 16:12

(VOVworld) – As a member of the UN Human Rights Council, Vietnam has affirmed its image at the UN leading human rights forum and its improved position that has been internationally recognized.

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ADB supports trade sponsorship activities in Vietnam

ADB supports trade sponsorship activities in Vietnam

3/2/2016 - 18:24

(VOVworld) - The Asian Development Bank (ADB)’s Trade Finance Program will provide the Ho Chi Minh City Development Joint Stock Bank (HDBank) and Saigon-Hanoi Commercial Joint Stock Bank (SHB) with guarantees of up to 100 million USD a year to support trade activities in Vietnam.

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EU-Vietnam FTA to promote Vietnam’s trade, investment and economic growth

EU-Vietnam FTA to promote Vietnam’s trade, investment and economic growth

3/1/2016 - 17:24

(VOVworld) – A workshop to review Vietnam’s laws ưith intellectual property commitments in the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement opened in Hanoi on Tuesday.

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Vietnamese speaker to highlight educational technology at KINSES

Vietnamese speaker to highlight educational technology at KINSES

2/29/2016 - 16:44

(VOVworld) – Doctor Pham Minh Tuan, founder of the TOPICA Educational Technology Group, was a guest speaker at the education symposium KINSES 2016 last weekend at Zayed University, Dubai.

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Vietnam introduces candidate to International Law Commission

Vietnam introduces candidate to International Law Commission

2/28/2016 - 14:55

(VOVworld) – Vietnam has, for the first time, had a candidate to run for a post in the International Law Commission, a prestigious global legal forum in charge of compiling international treaties including the 1958 Geneva Conventions on the Law of the Sea.

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Youth Month 2016 launched

Youth Month 2016 launched

2/27/2016 - 15:09

(VOVworld) – The 2016 Youth Month was launched in Vinh Phuc province on Saturday. 3,000 youth union members and young people attended the launch.

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National and corporate competitiveness depend on national governance

National and corporate competitiveness depend on national governance

2/26/2016 - 19:00

(VOVworld) - Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has encouraged commercial counselors to work as a bridge to help Vietnamese businesses boost exports and promote their products abroad.

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Vietnam’s Micro Dragon satellite to be launched into orbit in 2018

Vietnam’s Micro Dragon satellite to be launched into orbit in 2018

2/25/2016 - 18:26

(VOVworld) - The MicroDragon, a miniature satellite designed and manufactured by Vietnamese engineers is scheduled to be launched in 2018 by Japan’s Epsilon rocket.

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World media criticize China’s militarization of islands in East Sea

World media criticize China’s militarization of islands in East Sea

2/24/2016 - 17:41

(VOVworld) – On Wednesday, major German newspapers criticized China’s escalation of tensions in the East Sea by deploying fighter jets to Woody island in Vietnam’s Hoang Sa archipelago. The Frankfurt General newspaper said the Beijing government had injected a new element into sovereignty disputes in the East Sea with its deployment of fighter jets to Woody island. It criticized China’s...

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Vietnam, a successful example of development

Vietnam, a successful example of development

2/23/2016 - 17:31

(VOVworld) - The Vietnam 2035 report, themed “toward prosperity creativity, equity and democracy”, was released in Hanoi on Tuesday by the Ministry of Planning and Investment and the World Bank.

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Vietnamese products shine at Asia festival in New York

Vietnamese products shine at Asia festival in New York

2/22/2016 - 18:04

(VOVworld)- On Sunday, the Asian festival opened at the American Museum of Natural History in New York City showcasing traditional cultures from China, the Republic of Korea, Mongolia, and Vietnam.

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Poetry Day held in many places

Poetry Day held in many places

2/21/2016 - 15:01

(VOVworld) – The Museum of Cultures of Vietnam’s Ethnic Groups in Thai Nguyen and Thai Nguyen Literature and Arts Association co-hosted the Poetry Day on Sunday. The event, themed “Spring aspiration”, had diverse activities and attracted a large number of artists and audiences.

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Lim festival attracts thousands of visitors

Lim festival attracts thousands of visitors

2/20/2016 - 15:15

(VOVworld) – The annual Lim festival, which opens on the 12th and 13th day of the 1st lunar month in Bac Ninh province, has attracted thousands of visitors and several singers of Quan Ho folk singing. Festival goers joined with the local people to offer incenses at Hong An pagoda and temples of the local genies.

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French businesses appreciate Vietnam’s investment environment

French businesses appreciate Vietnam’s investment environment

2/19/2016 - 18:41

(VOVworld) - The Vietnamese Embassy in France organized an exchange with members of the French-Asian Association in Paris this week.

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Vietnam active at ASEAN-US Summit

Vietnam active at ASEAN-US Summit

2/18/2016 - 16:04

(VOVworld) - Vietnam was an active attendee at the recently concluded ASEAN-US Summit in California, significantly contributing to the success of the event.

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5/2/2016

12°C

5/3/2016

12°C 19°C

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USD 22,260 22,330
JPY 187 191
EUR 24,669 24,964
GBP 32,242 32,760
CNY 3,274 3,311

Wednesday April 27, 2016

Wednesday April 27, 2016

(VOVworld) - Although it’s the beginning of summer, it’s pretty hot with the midday temperature in Hanoi at around 32 DC and HCM city at 36 DC. Luckily there are...

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Welcome to Vietnam

Welcome to Vietnam

Welcome to Vietnam