Vietnam supports international cooperation on humanitarian mine action

Vietnam supports international cooperation on humanitarian mine action

6/18/2014 - 17:47

(VOVworld) – The first meeting of the expert group on Humanitarian Mine Action within the framework of the ASEAN Defense Ministers’ Meeting Plus (ADMM+) opened in Hanoi on Wednesday.

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Vietnam and the Netherlands join global efforts to fight climate change

Vietnam and the Netherlands join global efforts to fight climate change

6/17/2014 - 18:35

(VOVworld) – Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung and Prime Minister of the Netherlands Mark Rutte co-chaired a conference on plans for coordination to develop the Mekong river delta in Hanoi on Tuesday.

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Writing contest on the 1975 Victory launched

Writing contest on the 1975 Victory launched

6/16/2014 - 19:25

(VOVworld) – The Vietnam War Veterans Association has launched a writing contest about Vietnam’s victory in the anti-US war in 1975 and patriotism in the current spirit of national defense and construction.

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Art program “Light up your dreams”

Art program “Light up your dreams”

6/15/2014 - 15:57

(VOVworld) – An art program called “Light up your dreams” was held on Saturday in response to the action month for children 2014.

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“Millions of hearts toward the homeland’s sea and islands” festival

“Millions of hearts toward the homeland’s sea and islands” festival

6/14/2014 - 15:59

(VOVworld) – The Vietnam Youth Federation in Ho Chi Minh city launched the “Millions of hearts toward the homeland’s sea and islands” festival on Saturday.

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Deputy PM Vu Duc Dam: Mobilizing social resources to prevent HIV/AIDS

Deputy PM Vu Duc Dam: Mobilizing social resources to prevent HIV/AIDS

6/13/2014 - 18:36

(VOVworld) – Deputy PM Vu Duc Dam urged related ministries and agencies to further efforts to mobilize all possible social resources for the fight against HIV/AIDS as the state budget and ODA funds for HIV/AIDS preventive programs have reduced since the beginning of this year.

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PM bids farewell to Norwegian and Saudi Arabian Ambassadors

PM bids farewell to Norwegian and Saudi Arabian Ambassadors

6/12/2014 - 19:00

(VOVworld) – Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung bid farewell to Norwegian Ambassador Stale Torstein Risa and Saudi Arabian Ambassador Saah A. H. Sharhan on Thursday in Hanoi as the two ambassadors ended their working terms in Vietnam.

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Vietnam joins efforts in land mine clearance

Vietnam joins efforts in land mine clearance

6/12/2014 - 18:52

(VOVworld) – An expert working group on humanitarian mine action within the ASEAN Defense Ministers Meeting Plus (ADMM+) will begin their first meeting in Hanoi on June 17.

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Vietnam pledges continued efforts to promote and ensure human rights

Vietnam pledges continued efforts to promote and ensure human rights

6/11/2014 - 16:05

(VOVworld) – The UN Human Rights Council convened its 26th session in Geneva on Tuesday with representatives from 47 member countries, UN members, high commissioners for Human Rights, and international NGOs for human rights participating.

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Vietnam steps up anti-corruption efforts

Vietnam steps up anti-corruption efforts

6/10/2014 - 16:32

(VOVworld) – Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has approved a United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)-funded project to enhance anti-corruption efforts in Vietnam.

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ASEAN SOMs and related meetings discuss situation in the East Sea

ASEAN SOMs and related meetings discuss situation in the East Sea

6/9/2014 - 16:23

(VOVworld) – A number of ASEAN Senior Official Meetings (SOM) took place in Myanmar last weekend. The meetings were in preparation for the ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Meeting and related meetings, scheduled for early August in Myanmar.

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Writing contest on noble but modest role models

Writing contest on noble but modest role models

6/8/2014 - 15:25

(VOVworld) – The awards ceremony for the 5th writing contest on noble but modest role models took place in Hanoi on Saturday.

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Vietnam marks World Oceans Day and National Sea and Island Week

Vietnam marks World Oceans Day and National Sea and Island Week

6/7/2014 - 16:30

(VOVworld) - Hai Phong port city has hosted a ceremony to celebrate Vietnam's Sea and Island Week and World Oceans Day (June 8). Speaking at the event on Saturday, Deputy Prime Minister Hoang Trung Hai urged the world community to support Vietnam in its protection of national sea and island sovereignty in line with international law. He said, for each...

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World media pays special attention to the East Sea situation

World media pays special attention to the East Sea situation

6/6/2014 - 19:10

(VOVworld)- Following the Ministry of Foreign Affairs’ international press conference on Thursday, the world media shows a wide coverage of China’s cruel act in the East Sea that foreign reporters have their witness accounts.

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World Environment Day 2014 observed in Vietnam

World Environment Day 2014 observed in Vietnam

6/5/2014 - 17:23

(VOVworld) – Vietnam is responding to World Environment Day 2014 themed “Raise your voice, not the Sea Level”, which brings into focus the importance of environmental protection and climate change adaptation in vulnerable regions like Vietnam’s islands and coastal areas.

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Wednesday August 27, 2014

Wednesday August 27, 2014

(VOVworld) - Walt Davison of the UK wrote: "I was surprised to discover what a beautiful country Vietnam is, and how many tourism opportunities there are for visitors from other...

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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...