Rural pilot programme reviewed

Rural pilot programme reviewed

1/13/2012 - 17:42

Since the programme was launched in 2009, the involved communes have got a facelift

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Bank Governor addresses people’s concerns about monetary policies

Bank Governor addresses people’s concerns about monetary policies

1/12/2012 - 21:45

During an online meeting with people via the government portal on Thursday, Nguyen Van Binh, the Governor of the State Bank of Vietnam, said there was a positive sign in Vietnam’s monetary policy: the local currency Vietnamese dong becomes more attractive.

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Foreign Ministry gears up to help crewmen suffering from RoK ship fire

Foreign Ministry gears up to help crewmen suffering from RoK ship fire

1/12/2012 - 18:52

Vietnamese authorities are doing their utmost to help Vietnamese sailmen onboard a South Korean vessel which caught fire off the coast of New Zealand on Tuesday night.

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ASEAN Foreign Ministers hasten the formation of the ASEAN community

ASEAN Foreign Ministers hasten the formation of the ASEAN community

1/12/2012 - 16:47

ASEAN Ministers have agreed to accelerate the formation of the ASEAN community and resolve East Sea disputes by peaceful means on the basis of international laws.

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Vietnam vows to create favorable business climate

Vietnam vows to create favorable business climate

1/11/2012 - 19:01

The Vietnamese government will maintain regular dialogue with the domestic and foreign business circles for the sake of national development. Deputy Prime Minister Hoang Trung Hai made the pledge at the 3rd Vietnam Summit on Foreign Economic Relations, which opened in Hanoi on Wednesday.

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Transport Minister explains measures to tackle traffic problems

Transport Minister explains measures to tackle traffic problems

1/10/2012 - 18:35

Minister of Transport Dinh La Thang addressed a series of public concerns in a live radio show on Tuesday.

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Meeting to mark the 62nd anniversary of Vietnamese Students’ Day.

Meeting to mark the 62nd anniversary of Vietnamese Students’ Day.

1/9/2012 - 18:06

A ceremony marking the 62nd anniversary of Vietnamese Students’ Day was held in Hanoi yesterday as part of the 2nd Capital Festival.

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Paying tribute to 64 Vietnamese soldiers who died in 1988 marine battle

Paying tribute to 64 Vietnamese soldiers who died in 1988 marine battle

1/8/2012 - 16:40

A ceremony was held recently on Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelago to pay tribute to 64 Vietnamese soldiers who laid down their lives during the 1988 battle to defend the islands.

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Industry and Trade Minister holds online dialogue with citizens

Industry and Trade Minister holds online dialogue with citizens

1/7/2012 - 16:07

Minister of Industry and Trade Vu Huy Hoang said the government allowed the electricity sector to adjust electricity prices according to the Prime Minister’s decision. Hoang addressed an online dialogue on the government portal on Friday.

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Efforts to bring joyful Tet to the poor

Efforts to bring joyful Tet to the poor

1/6/2012 - 17:33

Local authorities nationwide have been gearing up efforts to help disadvantaged people enjoy a happy Lunar New Year Festival.

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Traffic Safety Year launched

Traffic Safety Year launched

1/3/2012 - 18:35

The government deems ensuring traffic safety an important political task for 2012.

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Gifts for lunar new year reached soldiers on Truong Sa Island

Gifts for lunar new year reached soldiers on Truong Sa Island

1/2/2012 - 15:05

More goods have arrived on Truong Sa or Spratly Archipelago to contribute to bringing a happy Tet to soldiers stationed on the island. Young soldier Cao Phi Hung is not returning home in Dong Nai but welcomes new year on Tien Nu Island, the most remote island of the archipelago. “We are very happy to be cared for by the...

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Hanoi Tourism Day opens

Hanoi Tourism Day opens

1/1/2012 - 15:37

Hanoi Tourism Day opened on Sunday in Hanoi as part of the ongoing Hanoi flowers streets festival to welcome the New year 2012

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The world welcomes New Year 2012

The world welcomes New Year 2012

12/31/2011 - 17:44

Although time and customs differ by countries, New Year is believed to bring new hopes, joys and happiness for everybody.

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Youth Year 2011 marks young people's contributions to national development

Youth Year 2011 marks young people's contributions to national development

12/30/2011 - 18:00

Nguyen Dac Vinh, Secretary of the Central Committee of the Youth Union, said many activities including environmental protection, volunteerism and paying debts of gratitude to martyrs have attracted millions of young people to participate in.

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Red Star Awards shining way to the future

Red Star Awards shining way to the future

12/27/2011 - 19:48

Ten young entrepreneurs have been presented with Red Star awards in recognition of their outstanding business activities this year. The awardees are leaders or managers of prestigious businesses which generate billions of USD in revenue and creates more than 10,000 jobs. Le Hoang Ha, Director General of Son Ha International Joint Stock Company, one of the 10 honorees has a...

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Vietnam welcomes 6 millionth foreign visitor this year

Vietnam welcomes 6 millionth foreign visitor this year

12/26/2011 - 19:20

Curvalle Bernard Francois, a French citizen has become the 6 millionth foreign visitor to Vietnam this year.

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Christmas jubilantly celebrated across Vietnam

Christmas jubilantly celebrated across Vietnam

12/25/2011 - 18:09

Tens of thousands of Vietnamese people poured out into the streets to join with Catholics and Protestants on Christmas Eve. In Hanoi, crowds of young people were flocking to the city centre the early evening, packing major streets and causing traffic to grind to a halt. A Christmas atmosphere prevailed at churches such around the capital city. People also crammed...

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Christmas warms the hearts of HCM City dwellers

Christmas warms the hearts of HCM City dwellers

12/24/2011 - 21:00

The Christmas atmosphere is pervading every street in HCM City . Buildings, trading centers and shops are colorfully decorated with Christmas trees and Santas riding reindeer carriages.

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State, government officials pay visits to Catholic followers on Xmas

State, government officials pay visits to Catholic followers on Xmas

12/23/2011 - 19:35

Vice President Nguyen Thi Doan on Friday visited Catholic dignitaries and followers at the Phat Diem bishop’s office in the northern province of Ninh Binh on Christmas and New Year.

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Wednesday February 22, 2017

Wednesday February 22, 2017

(VOVworld) - We’re very glad to get a letter from David Ansell of Sussex, England, after quite a long time. He listened to our broadcast on January 19 on 7280...

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Vietnamese "Ao dai" promoted in South Korea

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(VOVworld) - It’s freezing cold during winter in South Korea. But the harsh weather cannot keep Vietnamese women there from wearing “Ao dai” – the traditional Vietnamese long dress, which...