Diplomats conferred ambassador-level titles

Diplomats conferred ambassador-level titles

3/6/2015 - 18:35

(VOVworld) – President Truong Tan Sang has conferred ambassadorial-level titles to several senior diplomats in recognition of their contributions to Vietnam’s external activities, as well as national defense and development.

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Congratulations to the Republic of Ghana and Niger

Congratulations to the Republic of Ghana  and Niger

3/6/2015 - 15:34

(VOVworld) – On Friday, President Truong Tan Sang sent a congratulatory message to Ghana’s President John Dramani Mahama, on the occasion of Ghana’s 58th Independence Day, on March 6th.

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4th meeting of National Steering Committee on judicial assessment reforms opens

4th meeting of National Steering Committee on judicial assessment reforms opens

3/6/2015 - 16:14

(VOVworld) – On Friday in Hanoi, Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc chaired the 4th meeting of the National Steering Committee in charge of Project 258 on judicial assessment reforms.

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Vietnam-Netherlands relations develop

Vietnam-Netherlands relations develop

3/6/2015 - 16:21

(VOVworld) - Relations between Vietnam and the Netherlands have progressed in various fields, notably reflected in the establishment of the strategic partnership in climate change resilience and water management in October, 2010, and in agriculture and food security in June, 2014.

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Vietnam Laos Free Trade Agreement facilitates bilateral trade

Vietnam Laos Free Trade Agreement facilitates bilateral trade

3/6/2015 - 19:01

(VOVworld) - Vietnam and Laos have signed their free trade agreement in Vientiane.

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ASEAN Women Entrepreneurs Forum 2015 turns opportunities into reality

ASEAN Women Entrepreneurs Forum 2015 turns opportunities into reality

3/6/2015 - 18:15

(VOVworld) – The 2015 ASEAN Women Entrepreneurs Forum took place on Friday under the theme “ASEAN Women Entrepreneurs in the context of the ASEAN Economic Community: Turning opportunities into reality”.

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Exhibition: “Two sisters – two front lines”

Exhibition: “Two sisters – two front lines”

3/6/2015 - 18:28

(VOVworld) – An exhibition entitled “Two sisters – two frontlines” opened at the Vietnamese Women’s Museum in Hanoi on Friday, portraying how Vietnamese women fought and coped with the difficulties of wartime.

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Vietnam joins international efforts to tackle climate change

Vietnam joins international efforts to tackle climate change

3/6/2015 - 18:33

(VOVworld) – Vietnam has actively joined international efforts to address climate change.

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German scholar concerned about China’s actions in the East Sea

German scholar concerned about China’s actions in the East Sea

3/6/2015 - 16:17

(VOVworld) - Maps demonstrating Vietnam’s sovereignty over the Hoang Sa (Paracel) and Truong Sa (Spratly) Archipelagoes drew special international attention at the ongoing 49th International Tourism Fair (ITB) in Berlin, Germany.

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Egypt reshuffles cabinet

Egypt reshuffles cabinet

3/6/2015 - 16:21

(VOVworld) - Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sisi has reshuffled his Cabinet and replaced the minister in charge of the nation's police, state media reported.

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John Kerry reassures nervous Gulf allies about Iran nuclear deal

John Kerry reassures nervous Gulf allies about Iran nuclear deal

3/6/2015 - 15:17

(VOVworld) - The US is not seeking a “grand bargain” with Iran, US Secretary of State, John Kerry said in Riyadh on Thursday as he sought to reassure Saudi and Gulf officials about Washington’s commitment to their security as talks about Iran's nuclear program progress.

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Russia concerned with US weapon supply to Ukraine

Russia concerned with US weapon supply to Ukraine

3/6/2015 - 18:21

(VOVworld) – Russia says plans by the United States to supply weapons to Kiev are seriously worrying as efforts intensify to reach a permanent peace in Ukraine.

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UN calls for global actions on gender equality

UN calls for global actions on gender equality

3/6/2015 - 18:25

(VOVworld) - The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein highlighted on Thursday “the pressing need for women to participate in all discussions of strategic responses to extremist violence, to discrimination, and to deprivation of all kinds.”

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Seminar highlights former leaders’ thoughts about a learning society

Seminar highlights former leaders’ thoughts about a learning society

3/6/2015 - 16:31

(VOVworld) – A seminar took place on Thursday to discuss the thoughts of former leaders - President Ho Chi Minh, Prime Minister Pham Van Dong, and General Vo Nguyen Giap – about a learning society and lifelong learning to expand knowledge and develop human resources.

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Whale worshipping festival opens in Da Nang city

Whale worshipping festival opens in Da Nang city

3/6/2015 - 18:18

(VOVworld) – The 2015 whale worshiping festival opened in Thanh Khe district, Da Nang city, to show local people’s gratitude to the sea and pray for favorable weather and luck in the new fishing season.

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Wednesday, March 4, 2015

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

A: Mitul Kansal sent us a multi-page entry showing his understanding of Vietnam through VOV broadcasts and his love for VOV. Mitul wrote: “VOV has inspired me to view things...

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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...