Ceremony marks 150th anniversary of national hero Truong Dinh’s death

Ceremony marks 150th anniversary of national hero Truong Dinh’s death

8/20/2014 - 17:07

(VOVworld) – President Truong Tan Sang attended a ceremony marking the 150th anniversary of the death of national hero Truong Dinh in Tien Giang province on Wednesday. In his address, Secretary of the Provincial Party Committee Tran The Ngoc appreciated his contributions to the southern region’s resistance against French colonialists.

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National conference on 45 years of implementing President Ho’s will

National conference on 45 years of implementing President Ho’s will

8/20/2014 - 17:05

(VOVworld) – A national teleconference was held on Wednesday to review 45 years of implementing President Ho Chi Minh’s will.

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Vietnam attaches importance to boosting traditional friendship with UAE

Vietnam attaches importance to boosting traditional friendship with UAE

8/20/2014 - 17:46

(VOVworld) – Vietnam attaches importance to boosting its traditional friendship with the United Arab Emirates (UAE), National Assembly Vice Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan said while receiving UAE ambassador to Vietnam, Khalid Ibrahim Abdulaziz Shohail Al-Qahtani, in Hanoi on Wednesday.

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Czech Republic’s Communist Party Morava supports Vietnam’s East Sea stance

Czech Republic’s Communist Party Morava supports Vietnam’s East Sea stance

8/20/2014 - 16:39

(VOVworld) – During her visit to the Czech Republic, Ha Thi Khiet, Party Central Committee Secretary and head of the Party Commission for Mass Mobilization met Tuesday with Vojtech Filip, President of the Czech Republic’s Communist Party Morava.

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Cambodia’s Parliamentary Speaker wraps up Vietnam visit

Cambodia’s Parliamentary Speaker wraps up Vietnam visit

8/20/2014 - 17:55

(VOVworld) – Cambodia’s Parliamentary Speaker Samdech Heng Samrin left Hanoi on Wednesday following a 3-day official visit to Vietnam at the invitation of National Assembly Chairman Nguyen Sinh Hung.

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Two Nigerian passengers with Ebola symptom of fever are in stable conditions

Two Nigerian passengers with Ebola symptom of fever are in stable conditions

8/20/2014 - 17:55

(VOVworld) – Two Nigerian passengers with symptoms of Ebola fever were quarantined at the Tropical Hospital and are in stable conditions.

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1,328 Vietnamese workers return home

1,328 Vietnamese workers return home

8/20/2014 - 16:49

(VOVworld) – 1,328 Vietnamese workers from Libya have already arrived home, announced the Department for Overseas Labor Management of the Ministry of Labor, Invalids, and Social Affairs.

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Vietnam to simplify tax, customs procedures in 2014

Vietnam to simplify tax, customs procedures in 2014

8/20/2014 - 16:44

(VOVworld) – The tax and customs sectors are attempting to simplify their procedures with a target of cutting in half the time it will take businesses to file taxes in 2014.

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Activities to celebrate 69th anniversary of the August Revolution

Activities to celebrate 69th anniversary of the August Revolution

8/20/2014 - 16:37

(VOVworld) – More than 400 photos of the August Revolution and implementation of President Ho Chi Minh’s will are on display at a photo exhibit in Hai Duong province.

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Russia removes seafood import bans on Vietnamese firms

Russia removes seafood import bans on Vietnamese firms

8/20/2014 - 16:22

(VOVworld) - Russia’s Veterinary and Phytosanitary Surveillance (VPSS) federal service has removed seafood import bans on 7 Vietnamese enterprises.

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Gaza long-term cease-fire talks suspended

Gaza long-term cease-fire talks suspended

8/20/2014 - 18:49

(VOVworld) – Tuesday’s resumed hostilities between Israel and Hamas have not only broken the 24-hour cease-fire but also sabotaged talks in Cairo on a long-term truce after a month of conflict.

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US investigates IS killing journalist

US investigates IS killing journalist

8/20/2014 - 18:47

(VOVworld) – The US Intelligence service is conducting an investigation into Islamic State (IS) gunmen’s claim to have killed a US journalist.

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Libya declares curfew as Ebola spreads

Libya declares curfew as Ebola spreads

8/20/2014 - 18:45

(VOVworld) – Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf imposed a night curfew in the capital city of Monrovia on Wednesday and quarantined infected areas.

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Photo contest on Swedish innovations in Vietnam daily life launched

Photo contest on Swedish innovations in Vietnam daily life launched

8/20/2014 - 18:03

(VOVworld) – A photo competition titled “Swedish innovations through Vietnamese lenses” was launched in Hanoi on Wednesday.

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German, Turkish intelligence officials discuss bugging case

German, Turkish intelligence officials discuss bugging case

8/20/2014 - 17:01

(VOVworld) – Top German and Turkish intelligence officials will meet to discuss reports that Berlin has been eavesdropping on Ankara.

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Wednesday, August 13 2014

Wednesday, August 13 2014

The village of Thanh Tien has been famous for its paper flowers for over 300 years. Like the people of Hue, Thanh Tien paper flowers have a simple, delicate beauty.

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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...