Valentine Festival 2015 opens in Hanoi

Valentine Festival 2015 opens in Hanoi

2/14/2015 - 15:12

(VOVworld) - Valentine Festival 2015 opened in Hanoi on Friday evening and will last for two days, attracting many visitors.

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VOV marks World Radio Day

VOV marks World Radio Day

2/13/2015 - 18:08

(VOVworld) – The Voice of Vietnam marked World Radio Day on February 13. VOV Vice President Vu Hai said this day not only honors radio broadcasting but also affirms the cultural values it brings to our daily life.

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Intellectuals, scientists, and artists hailed for contributions to national development

Intellectuals, scientists, and artists hailed for contributions to national development

2/12/2015 - 18:27

(VOVworld) – At a meeting with intellectuals, scientists, and artists on Thursday, Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong said intellectuals are the basis of society. The Party Central Committee has issued a resolution on educational reform and scientific, technological, and cultural development.

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13 administrative regulations and procedures to be reformed

13 administrative regulations and procedures to be reformed

2/11/2015 - 18:01

(VOVworld)- The Advisory Council for Administrative Reform of the Prime Minister has mapped out 13 regulations and procedures to be reformed this year.

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Vice President meets ethnic group representatives

Vice President meets ethnic group representatives

2/10/2015 - 17:46

(VOVworld) - Vice State President Nguyen Thi Doan met in Hanoi on Tuesday with 39 representatives from five ethnic minority groups, each with a population of less than 1,000 people.

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New Year celebrations for overseas Vietnamese

New Year celebrations for overseas Vietnamese

2/9/2015 - 17:58

(VOVworld) – The Permanent Vietnamese Mission to the United Nations held a get-together to celebrate the upcoming traditional Lunar New Year for overseas Vietnamese in New York City.

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OVs gathering to celebrate Lunar New Year

OVs gathering to celebrate Lunar New Year

2/8/2015 - 14:05

(VOVworld) - More than 600 overseas Vietnamese people from around the world joined a get-together in HCM City on Saturday to celebrate Tet, which is part of the ‘Homeland Spring’ program 2015. The event was attended by Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh and Secretary of the municipal Party Committee Le Thanh Hai.

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Vietnamese embassies hold Tet celebrations

Vietnamese embassies hold Tet celebrations

2/7/2015 - 14:21

(VOVworld) – The Vietnamese embassy in Laos held a banquet on Friday to welcome Tet, Vietnam’s traditional lunar new year festival. Lao Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Thoonglun Sosoulith, Deputy Prime Minister Bunpon Buttanavong, and a number of senior Lao officials attended the event.

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Vietnam looks forwards to IPU members’ participation

Vietnam looks forwards to IPU members’ participation

2/6/2015 - 18:24

(VOVworld) - Vietnam is looking forward to the participation of all members of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) at its 132nd Assembly to be held in Hanoi from March 28 to April 1, said Chairman of the Vietnamese National Assembly’s Committee for External Relations Tran Van Hang.

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Inspection of Tet food hygiene and safety increased

Inspection of Tet food hygiene and safety increased

2/5/2015 - 16:09

(VOVworld) – Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Do Thang Hai says provinces and businesses have prepared a quantity of goods worth nearly 94 million USD for the approaching Tet holiday.

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Happy Tet for everyone

Happy Tet for everyone

2/4/2015 - 15:20

(VOVworld) - The Party and State give top priority to ensuring a well-fed and happy Tet or Lunar New Year holiday for every person, especially the unfortunate people and those who rendered great services to the nation.

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Hotline for Vietnamese protection abroad launched

Hotline for Vietnamese protection abroad launched

2/3/2015 - 16:31

(VOVworld) - A hotline to protect Vietnamese citizens and their legal entities abroad has been launched at +844.62.844.844.

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Mekong River Delta Forum 2015 aims at sustainable development

Mekong River Delta Forum 2015 aims at sustainable development

2/2/2015 - 18:10

(VOVworld) – The Mekong River Delta Forum convenes in Ho Chi Minh city on February 2-3 to collect recommendations to the strategy of the Mekong River Delta’s sustainable development in face of climate changes challenges. The forum was co-organized by the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment, the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, the World Bank, and other development...

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Vietnam steps up preparations to join ASEAN Economic Community

Vietnam steps up preparations to join ASEAN Economic Community

2/1/2015 - 15:41

(VOVworld) – Communications plays a vital role in keeping people informed of free trade agreements to be signed in 2015 and the years to come.

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Nga Bay town recognized as 3rd class urban area

Nga Bay town recognized as 3rd class urban area

1/31/2015 - 14:19

(VOVworld) – A ceremony was held in Hau Giang province on Friday to celebrate the recognition of Nga Bay town as a 3rd class urban area. President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front Nguyen Thien Nhan and Deputy Prime Minister Vu Van Ninh attended the event.

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Wednesday April 22, 2015

Wednesday April 22, 2015

A: Hanoi is moving from spring into summer. A few days ago the daytime temperature rose to 37DC. An overnight shower cooled things off a bit and we are now...

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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...