50th anniversary of the first triumph of the Vietnam People’s Navy marked

50th anniversary of the first triumph of the Vietnam People’s Navy marked

8/3/2014 - 15:52

(VOVworld)- The Navy Service on Sunday organized a ceremony in memory of heroic martyrs and people who sacrificed their lives in the fight against American Maddox destroyer and warplanes in Cua Luc sea, Ha Long City, Quang Ninh Province on August 2 and 5, 1964.

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International festival of traditional Vietnamese martial arts opens

International festival of traditional Vietnamese martial arts opens

8/2/2014 - 15:02

(VOVworld)- The 5th International festival of traditional Vietnamese martial arts opened in Quy Nhon city, Binh Dinh province on Friday. More than 1,500 martial artists from Vietnam and 23 other countries and territories attended the event.

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Government gears up efforts to achieve this year’s socio-economic targets

Government gears up efforts to achieve this year’s socio-economic targets

8/1/2014 - 16:41

(VOVworld) – The government will exert greater efforts during the remaining months of the year to achieve this year’s socio-economic development targets.

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24/24 hours hotline to support Vietnamese in Libya

24/24 hours hotline to support Vietnamese in Libya

7/31/2014 - 18:47

(VOVworld) – Spokesman for the Vietnamese Foreign Ministry, Le Hai Binh, said about 1,550 Vietnamese citizens are working in Libya, mainly in non-violent areas.

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Nguyen Dynasty’s royal documents recognized as world documentary heritage

Nguyen Dynasty’s royal documents recognized as world documentary heritage

7/30/2014 - 18:09

(VOVworld) – Administrative documents signed by the Nguyen kings (1802-1945) have received the certificate of the Asia-Pacific Region's Memory of the World Programme.

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Vietnam attends 4th Mekong-RoK ministerial meeting

Vietnam attends 4th Mekong-RoK ministerial meeting

7/29/2014 - 18:07

(VOVworld) - A Vietnamese delegation led by Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh is attending the fourth Mekong-Republic of Korea Foreign Ministers Meeting, which opened in Seoul on Tuesday.

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Vietnam responds to World Hepatitis Day

Vietnam responds to World Hepatitis Day

7/28/2014 - 17:56

(VOVworld) – Ho Chi Minh City Hospital for Tropical Diseases on Monday held a meeting to raise public awareness about Hepatitis in response to World Hepatitis Day, July 28th.

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Art performance to promote offshore fishing

Art performance to promote offshore fishing

7/27/2014 - 17:21

(VOVworld) - Radio Voice of Vietnam, the State Bank and Quang Ngai provincial people’s committee held an art program to promote fishermen’s offshore fishing.

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East Sea’s stable environment vital for maritime security, navigation freedom, international trade

East Sea’s stable environment vital for maritime security, navigation freedom, international trade

7/26/2014 - 17:07

(VOVworld) - Vietnam Lawyers Association and Ho Chi Minh City Law School have held a workshop on legal aspects relating to China’s placement of the Haiyang Shiyou 981 oil rig in Vietnam’s waters. 50 scholars and law experts from 12 countries participated at the event on Saturday.

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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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Wednesday September 25, 2014

Wednesday September 25, 2014

(VOVworld) - To begin this week’s Letter Box, we would like to express our sympathy for the people in the flood-stricken Muzaffargarh area of Punjab, India. Syed Khizar Hayat Shah,...

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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...