President visits former Hoa Lo political prisoners

President visits former Hoa Lo political prisoners

7/23/2014 - 17:35

(VOVworld) – President Truong Tan Sang visited former Hoa Lo political prisoners during the 1930-1954 period in Hanoi on Tuesday.

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Prime Minister receives former British Prime Minister Tony Blair

Prime Minister receives former British Prime Minister Tony Blair

7/23/2014 - 18:44

(VOVworld) – Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung on Wednesday held a reception for former British Prime Minister Tony Blair, during which he said Vietnam wanted to deepen its strategic partnership with the UK.

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WB pledges to support Vietnam’s development

WB pledges to support Vietnam’s development

7/23/2014 - 18:35

(VOVworld) – The World Bank (WB) pledges to continue its support for Vietnam’s development by closely cooperating with Vietnamese legislative agencies to improve Vietnam’s law building and management capacity.

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Activities to mark 67th anniversary of War Martyrs and Invalids Day, July 27th

Activities to mark 67th anniversary of War Martyrs and Invalids Day, July 27th

7/23/2014 - 18:17

(VOVworld) – President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front Nguyen Thien Nhan on Wednesday visited and presented gifts to wounded and invalid soldiers at the center for those who rendered great services to the nation in Bac Giang province.

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Media’s role in fighting corruption

Media’s role in fighting corruption

7/23/2014 - 17:34

(VOVworld) – A training conference opened in Da Nang city on Wednesday to increase the legal awareness of corruption prevention among leaders, reporters and editors of media organizations.

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Vietnam, Nicaragua lawmakers strengthen friendship ties

Vietnam, Nicaragua lawmakers strengthen friendship ties

7/23/2014 - 15:34

(VOVworld) – Nicaragua always treasures its friendship and cooperation with Vietnam and expressed its hope for expanded bilateral partnership in economics, trade, and investment.

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Vietnam, Singapore to enhance defense ties

Vietnam, Singapore to enhance defense ties

7/23/2014 - 16:18

(VOVworld) - Vietnam’s Defense Minister Phung Quang Thanh has proposed the Defense Ministries of Vietnam and Singapore build a long-term cooperation plan and increase the exchange of delegations to seek more effective measures to promote bilateral ties.

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Armenia extends cooperation with Vietnam

Armenia extends cooperation with Vietnam

7/23/2014 - 16:02

(VOVworld) - Armenian Republic Ambassador to Vietnam Raisa Vardanya has proposed establishing a cooperation committee to promote partnership between the Republic of Armenia and Hanoi.

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Vietnamese students excel at 2014 International Physics Olympiad

Vietnamese students excel at 2014 International Physics Olympiad

7/23/2014 - 15:55

(VOVworld) – The Ministry of Education and Training on Tuesday presented certificates of merit to 5 Vietnamese contestants who all won medals at the 2014 International Physics Olympiad (IPhO 2014) in Kazakhstan.

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Fishermen given medicine, first-aid tools

Fishermen given medicine, first-aid tools

7/23/2014 - 15:52

(VOVworld) – Health Minister Nguyen Thi Kim Tien is visiting and presenting 545 packages of medicines and first-aid tools to fisheries societies in Danang city, Bao Ninh commune of Quang Binh province, and Cam Xuyen district of Ha Tinh province in central Vietnam.

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Art program honors former young volunteers

   Art program honors former young volunteers

7/23/2014 - 16:29

(VOVworld) – A special art program was held in Hanoi on Tuesday to mark the 67th anniversary of Vietnam’s War Invalids and Martyrs' Day and 50 years of the ‘Three- readiness Youth Movement’.

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Vietnam praised as ASEAN-EU coordinator

Vietnam praised as ASEAN-EU coordinator

7/23/2014 - 18:38

(VOVworld) - The 20th ASEAN-EU Foreign Ministerial Meeting opened in Brussels on Wednesday. This is the first meeting co-chaired by Vietnam and the EU, during the time Vietnam has acted as the coordinator for ASEAN-EU dialogue relations (2012 -2015).

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US Senate adopts civilian nuclear deal with Vietnam

US Senate adopts civilian nuclear deal with Vietnam

7/23/2014 - 13:48

(VOVworld) - The US Senate Foreign Relations Committee on Tuesday passed a civilian nuclear cooperation deal with Vietnam, paving the way for Washington to expand relations with Hanoi.

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Cambodia: CNRP vice president to be first Vice President of the National Assembly

Cambodia: CNRP vice president to be first Vice President of the National Assembly

7/23/2014 - 16:31

(VOVworld) - Vice President of the opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) Kem Sokha will take up the post of first Vice President of the National Assembly (NA) in its fifth tenure.

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Ukraine’s military forces retake a strategic town in eastern region

Ukraine’s military forces retake a strategic town in eastern region

7/23/2014 - 16:21

(VOVworld) - The Ukrainian army on Tuesday regained control of the strategically important town of Severodonetsk from separatists in the Eastern region.

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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...