Overseas Vietnamese protest China’s violation of Vietnam’s sovereignty

Overseas Vietnamese protest China’s violation of Vietnam’s sovereignty

5/12/2014 - 14:31

(VOVworld) - On Sunday, more than 500 Vietnamese people in Japan marched to protest China’s illegal placement of a drilling rig in Vietnam’s exclusive economic zone and continental shelf. Many Japanese people joined the march, which caught the attention of the Japanese media. Reporters of NHK, ANN, and many Japanese newspapers covered the march and interviewed those involved, expressing the...

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Vietnamese fishermen go fishing despite being attacked

Vietnamese fishermen go fishing despite being attacked

5/11/2014 - 16:57

(VOVworld)- President of the An Hai Fishing Federation of Ly Son district, Quang Ngai province Nguyen Quoc Chinh said that he has been informed that another fishing vessel of a Ly Son fisherman was attacked by China.

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International community concerned about China’s provocative acts in the East Sea

International community concerned about China’s provocative acts in the East Sea

5/10/2014 - 16:19

(VOVworld)- The European Union on Friday also voiced its concern about the situation in the East Sea. Speaking to VOV correspondent, Sebastien Brahant, deputy spokesperson for the EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy expressed concern about recent incidents involving China and Vietnam relating to the movements of the Chinese oil rig 981.

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Ly Son fishermen protest against China’s illegal acts in Vietnamese waters

Ly Son fishermen protest against China’s illegal acts in Vietnamese waters

5/9/2014 - 19:11

(VOVworld) – The Fisheries Labor Unions of An Hai and An Vinh communes on Ly Son island, Quang Ngai province on Friday protested China’s illegal deployment of a drilling rig and military vessels in Vietnamese waters.

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Vietnam respects finest values of religions, including Buddhism

Vietnam respects finest values of religions, including Buddhism

5/8/2014 - 18:57

(VOVworld) - The 2014 United Nations Day of Vesak opened at Bai Dinh Pagoda in Ninh Binh province on Thursday.

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Resolutely protecting Vietnam’s sea and islands sovereignty

Resolutely protecting Vietnam’s sea and islands sovereignty

5/8/2014 - 18:50

(VOVworld) - The Vietnamese people and international community on Thursday continued to oppose China putting its drilling rig HD 981 into operation in oil and gas field 143 in Vietnam’s exclusive economic zone, considering this an act of violation of Vietnam’s sovereignty in the East Sea.

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2014 VESAK – opportunity to tighten solidarity and friendship

2014 VESAK – opportunity to tighten solidarity and friendship

5/8/2014 - 16:19

(VOVworld) – More than 3,000 domestic and foreign delegates attended the opening ceremony of the 2014 UN Day of Vesak at Bai Dinh Pagoda in Ninh Binh province on Thursday.

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Dien Bien Phu victory – great pride of Vietnamese people

Dien Bien Phu victory – great pride of Vietnamese people

5/7/2014 - 16:07

(VOVworld) – A grand ceremony to mark the 60th anniversary of Dien Bien Phu victory took place on Wednesday in Dien Bien Phu city in the northwestern province of Dien Bien.

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A conference linking the development of Northwest tourism 2014 and meetings with diplomats

A conference linking the development of Northwest tourism 2014 and meetings with diplomats

5/6/2014 - 18:14

(VOVworld) - A conference linking the development of Northwest tourism 2014 and meetings with diplomats, organized by the Northwest Steering Committee, opened in Dien Bien province on Tuesday.

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Activities to mark 60th anniversary of Dien Bien Phu victory underway

Activities to mark 60th anniversary of Dien Bien Phu victory underway

5/5/2014 - 18:07

(VOVworld)- The National Organizing Committee of the celebration of 60th anniversary of Dien Bien Phu victory organized a general rehearsal for the celebration on Monday.

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Vietnam is improving the investment environment

Vietnam is improving the investment environment

5/4/2014 - 16:02

(VOVworld) – Minister of Planning and Investment Bui Quang Vinh has said that Vietnam’s efforts to improve the investment environment have been recognized by foreign investors.

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Hoang Sa and Truong Sa archives on display in Khanh Hoa

Hoang Sa and Truong Sa archives on display in Khanh Hoa

5/3/2014 - 15:55

(VOVworld) - Khanh Hoa province has hosted an exhibition of maps and archives about Hoang Sa and Truong Sa with historic evidence of Vietnam’s sovereignty over the archipelagos.

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Thousands visit General Vo Nguyen Giap’s grave during holiday

Thousands visit General Vo Nguyen Giap’s grave during holiday

5/2/2014 - 14:36

(VOVworld) – On the occasion of the 39th anniversary of the liberation of southern Vietnam and the 60thanniversary of the Dien Bien Phu victory, thousands of people from across the country have visited General Vo Nguyen Giap’s grave in Vung Chua, Quang Binh province.

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Quang Ninh opens 2014 Carnival

Quang Ninh opens 2014 Carnival

5/1/2014 - 16:33

(VOVworld) – With the theme “Quang Ninh – Convergence and Pervasion”, the Ha Long Carnival 2014 kicked off Wednesday in Ha Long City as part of the 2014 Ha Long- Quang Ninh Tourism Week with colorful activities.

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Vesak 2014: Opportunities to boost solidarity between Vietnamese Buddhism and other countries

Vesak 2014: Opportunities to boost solidarity between Vietnamese Buddhism and other countries

4/30/2014 - 16:09

(VOVworld)- President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front Nguyen Thien Nhan has stressed that the UN Day of Vesak 2014 creates an opportunity to boost solidarity between Vietnamese Buddhism and other countries.

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Wednesday July 23, 2014

Wednesday July 23, 2014

(VOVworld) - As a coastal country, Vietnam has frequently been affected by storms and floods. But in recent years, storms have increased in intensity and frequency due to global climate...

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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...