Ho Chi Minh’s 124th birthday celebrated

Ho Chi Minh’s 124th birthday celebrated

5/19/2014 - 16:39

(VOVworld) – May 19 saw many activities underway nationwide to mark President Ho Chi Minh’s 124th birthday.

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Vietnam’s National Science-Technology Day launched

Vietnam’s National Science-Technology Day launched

5/18/2014 - 15:54

(VOVworld) – Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung attended and delivered a speech at a ceremony in Hanoi on Sunday to launch Vietnam’s National Science-Technology Day May 18th.

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President Ho Chi Minh’s 124th birthday marked in Laos and Cambodia

President Ho Chi Minh’s 124th birthday marked in Laos and Cambodia

5/17/2014 - 15:11

(VOVworld) – The Association of Vietnamese Cambodians in Phnom Penh held a meeting on Friday to mark President Ho Chi Minh’s 124th birthday.

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Vietnamese marine police and patrol forces stand side by fishermen

Vietnamese marine police and patrol forces stand side by fishermen

5/16/2014 - 18:33

(VOVworld) – Protecting fishermen in Vietnam’s territorial waters is the task of the marine police and patrol forces, said Nguyen Van Hung, captain of Vietnam Marine Police ship CSB-8003.

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Vietnam insists on peaceful measures to request China to withdraw its oil rig

Vietnam insists on peaceful measures to request China to withdraw its oil rig

5/15/2014 - 18:51

(VOVworld) – Spokesman for the Vietnam Foreign Ministry Le Hai Binh said in recent days Vietnam has persistently carried out dialogue and serious communications with China at different levels and forms to protest China’s illegal placement of the oil rig Haiyang 981 on Vietnam’s exclusive economic zone and continental shelf.

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Vietnam enhances friendship, trade and investment with Latin America and the Caribbean

Vietnam enhances friendship, trade and investment with Latin America and the Caribbean

5/14/2014 - 18:09

(VOVworld) – Deputy Foreign Minister Ha Kim Ngoc has paid visits to Latin American and Caribbean countries to boost economics, trade and investment ties with the region.

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More evidence of Vietnam’s sovereignty over Hoang Sa and Truong Sa archipelagoes

More evidence of Vietnam’s sovereignty over Hoang Sa and Truong Sa archipelagoes

5/13/2014 - 18:42

(VOVworld) - The Ministry of Information and Communications has received the World Altas published in Brussels in the 19th century confirming Vietnam’s undeniable sovereignty over the Paracel and Spratly archipelagoes.

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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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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...