Vietnam Catholic Church – an inseparable part of national solidarity

Vietnam Catholic Church – an inseparable part of national solidarity

10/4/2016 - 18:43

(VOVworld) – The 13th Congress of the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Vietnam opened in Ho Chi Minh City on Tuesday.

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Vietnam triumphs at Asian Beach Games

Vietnam triumphs at Asian Beach Games

10/3/2016 - 16:17

(VOVworld) - Vietnam triumphed at the fifth edition of the Asian Beach Games (ABG5) held in Da Nang City after 10 competition days, bagging 52 gold, 44 silver, and 43 bronze medals in 14 sports.

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Vietnam attends informal meeting of ASEAN-US defense ministers in Hawaii

Vietnam attends informal meeting of ASEAN-US defense ministers in Hawaii

10/2/2016 - 15:31

(VOVworld) – Peace, stability, and prosperity in South East Asia are suitable for the benefits of ASEAN and the US, Vietnam’s Defense Minister Ngo Xuan Lich said during an informal meeting of ASEAN-US defense ministers in Hawaii on Friday.

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Vietnam’s consistent policy of taking care of and promoting role of senior citizens

Vietnam’s consistent policy of taking care of and promoting role of senior citizens

10/1/2016 - 16:06

(VOVworld) – The United Nations has observed October 1st as International Day of Older Persons to improve awareness on issues relating to older people and acknowledge their contributions to society.

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Hanoi promotes traditional trade villages

Hanoi promotes traditional trade villages

9/30/2016 - 16:40

(VOVworld) - The Hanoi Traditional Trade Village Tourism Festival 2016 opened on Thursday in Hanoi, featuring the booths of 250 traditional handicraft villages, enterprises, and travel companies from the northern region.

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Vietnam co-hosts international seminar on human trafficking

Vietnam co-hosts international seminar on human trafficking

9/29/2016 - 16:44

(VOVworld) – Vietnam has joined international conventions and regional and bilateral initiatives on human trafficking and has also issued laws and national programs to prevent this crime.

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Satisfaction index measures public administrative service

Satisfaction index measures public administrative service

9/28/2016 - 19:04

(VOVworld) – The President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front, Nguyen Thien Nhan, said the satisfaction index of public administrative service needs to be measured in places where people are served.

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Transforming Vietnam’s agriculture sector for higher growth

Transforming Vietnam’s agriculture sector for higher growth

9/27/2016 - 18:36

(VOVworld) – The World Bank in Vietnam launched the Vietnam Development Report 2016, entitled “Transforming Vietnamese Agriculture: Gaining More from Less”, in Hanoi on Tuesday.

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Mekong Delta’s response to climate change

Mekong Delta’s response to climate change

9/26/2016 - 18:58

(VOVworld)- A conference on climate change adaptation and water resource management in the Mekong River Delta took place in Ca Mau on Monday. In his address, the Minister of Natural Resources and Environment Tran Hong Ha said climate change seriously threatens the Mekong River Delta.

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Vietnam supports multilateral solution to peace, cooperation, development

Vietnam supports multilateral solution to peace, cooperation, development

9/25/2016 - 16:22

(VOVworld)- On Saturday, Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh delivered a speech at the 71st session of the UN General Assembly in New York.

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Vietnamese student win 45th Letter Writing Competition

Vietnamese student win 45th Letter Writing Competition

9/24/2016 - 16:08

(VOVworld) - The letter by Vietnamese student Nguyen Thi Thu Trang won the first prize in the 2016 International Letter Writing Competition for Young People held by the Universal Postal Union (UPU). Imagining herself as the three-year-old Syrian boy who was drowned off the coast of Turkey, Nguyễn Thị Thu Trang wrote a letter from the child to himself when...

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VCCI and provinces pledge favorable business conditions for enterprises

VCCI and provinces pledge favorable business conditions for enterprises

9/23/2016 - 16:50

(VOVworld) - The Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) and 21 municipal and provincial authorities have signed an agreement to jointly create a favorable business environment. Speaking at the event in Hanoi on Thursday, Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue suggested building an annual business development index which also covers corporate revenues and workers’ income.

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Diplomatic bluebook 2015 makes debut

Diplomatic bluebook 2015 makes debut

9/22/2016 - 16:39

(VOVworld) - The Vietnam Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA) introduced the “Vietnam’s diplomatic Bluebook 2015” at a ceremony on Thursday in Hanoi.

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Building up start-up innovation ecosystem in Vietnam

Building up start-up innovation ecosystem in Vietnam

9/21/2016 - 19:19

(VOVworld) - The Israeli Embassy and Hanoi’s People Committee have jointly held a workshop to learn from Israeli experience in the foundation of an ecosystem favoring creativity and business start-ups.

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Vietnam confirms solidarity with Latin American countries

Vietnam confirms solidarity with Latin American countries

9/20/2016 - 18:29

(VOVworld) – The Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister, Pham Binh Minh, has stressed Vietnam’s solidarity with Latin-American countries, including the host country Venezuela, at the just-concluded 17th Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) Summit, themed Peace, Sovereignty and Solidarity for Development.

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Cultural and tourism week of Mu Cang Chai terraced paddy field opens

Cultural and tourism week of Mu Cang Chai terraced paddy field opens

9/19/2016 - 15:51

(VOVworld) - A cultural-tourism week honoring terraced fields opened in Mu Cang Chai district, Yen Bai province on Sunday.

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Muong Lo Culture and Tourism Festival opens

Muong Lo Culture and Tourism Festival opens

9/18/2016 - 15:52

(VOVworld) – The Ministry of Culture, Sports, and Tourism in coordination with Yen Bai provincial People’s Committee opened the Muong Lo Culture and Tourism Festival 2016 in Saturday night in Nghia Lo Township.

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National Hero Tran Hung Dao’s 716th death anniversary solemnly celebrated

National Hero Tran Hung Dao’s 716th death anniversary solemnly celebrated

9/17/2016 - 16:17

(VOVworld) – The 716th death anniversary of National Hero Tran Hung Dao was solemnly celebrated and Con Son – Kiep Bac autumn festival was opened in Hai Duong province on Saturday.

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Improving environmental protection and management policies

Improving environmental protection and management policies

9/16/2016 - 16:44

(VOVworld) – A conference on natural resources and environment management towards sustainable development was held in Hanoi on Thursday by the Institute of Strategy and Policy on Natural Resources and Environment (INSPONRE),

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EU-Vietnam FTA brings about new opportunities

EU-Vietnam FTA brings about new opportunities

9/15/2016 - 17:24

(VOVworld) – The first-ever conference on the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) was held on Wednesday to introduce the agreement’s benefits to European firms.

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