Party leader Nguyen Phu Trong receives UN Chief Ban Ki-moon

Party leader Nguyen Phu Trong receives UN Chief Ban Ki-moon

5/22/2015 - 19:32

(VOVworld) - Party leader Nguyen Phu Trong received UN Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon in Hanoi on Friday.

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President Truong Tan Sang receives UN Secretary Ban Ki Moon

President Truong Tan Sang receives UN Secretary Ban Ki Moon

5/22/2015 - 19:01

(VOVworld) - UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon and his spouse began an official visit to Vietnam on Friday.

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VFF President sends congratulatory letter on Buddha’s 2,559th birthday

 VFF President sends congratulatory letter on Buddha’s 2,559th birthday

5/22/2015 - 18:37

(VOVworld) – Over the past 2,000 years, Vietnam’s Buddhism has always accompanied the Vietnamese people in national construction and defense.

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The National Assembly deputies discuss the draft Law on Laws

The National Assembly deputies discuss the draft Law on Laws

5/22/2015 - 19:14

(VOVworld) - National Assembly deputies discussed the draft Law on Laws on Friday. They agreed on most provisions except for the issuance authority of People’s Councils and Committees at district and communal levels.

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Japan pledges to boost cooperation with Vietnam in agriculture, fishery

Japan pledges to boost cooperation with Vietnam in agriculture, fishery

5/22/2015 - 19:04

(VOVworld) – Japan pledges to expand cooperation with Vietnam in agriculture and fishing, said Japan’s Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Yoshimasa Hayashi while receiving Deputy Prime Minister Vu Van Ninh in Tokyo on Friday.

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Vietnam, Japan enhance bilateral relations

Vietnam, Japan enhance bilateral relations

5/22/2015 - 16:27

(VOVworld) – Vietnamese Deputy Prime Minister Vu Van Ninh has expressed his hope that Vietnam and Japan will continue coordinating closely in implementing high-level economic agreements.

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Ho Chi Minh’s 125th birth anniversary marked worldwide

Ho Chi Minh’s 125th birth anniversary marked worldwide

5/22/2015 - 16:11

(VOVworld) - Activities took place worldwide to mark President Ho Chi Minh’s 125th birth anniversary on May 19, 2015.

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Workshop on East Sea disputes held in Paris

Workshop on East Sea disputes held in Paris

5/22/2015 - 15:51

(VOVworld) – Being part of a series of seminars on Vietnam, a workshop entitled “East Sea disputes: Legal aspects and Vietnam’s approach” took place in Paris Diderot University on Thursday.

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Further activities to consolidate Vietnam-Sino relationship

Further activities to consolidate Vietnam-Sino relationship

5/22/2015 - 16:06

(VOVworld) – Various activities took place in Chongzuo city in China’s Guangxi province on Thursday to mark the 65th anniversary of the Vietnam-Sino diplomatic ties and President Ho Chi Minh’s 125th birth anniversary.

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Vietnamese people’s special affection for Russia

Vietnamese people’s special affection for Russia

5/22/2015 - 16:15

(VOVworld) – Russia holds a special position in the heart of the Vietnamese people, said Pham Quang Nghi, Secretary of the Hanoi Party Committee, at a meeting with Russian Ambassador to Vietnam Vnukov Konstantin Vasilievich in Hanoi on Thursday.

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Vietnam attends economic integration seminar in Argentina

Vietnam attends economic integration seminar in Argentina

5/22/2015 - 16:23

(VOVworld) – Investment and trade opportunities in Vietnam were outlined at a seminar hosted by the Centre for Economy and International Commerce in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

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“Experiencing Vietnam” festival in the Czech Republic

 “Experiencing Vietnam” festival in the Czech Republic

5/22/2015 - 18:31

VOVworld) - Nearly 3,000 people enthusiastically enjoyed the “Experiencing Vietnam” event, which was held in Prague in the Czech Republic on Thursday.

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Vietnam- RoK Free Trade Agreement facilitates Vietnamese agricultural exports

Vietnam- RoK Free Trade Agreement facilitates Vietnamese agricultural exports

5/22/2015 - 19:29

(VOVworld) - The Ministry of Industry and Trade has defined challenges and opportunities in the implementation of the Vietnam - Republic of Korea Free Trade Agreement.

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US vows to continue patrols the East Sea

US vows to continue patrols the East Sea

5/22/2015 - 18:34

(VOVworld) - The United States vowed on Thursday to keep up air and sea patrols in international waters after the Chinese navy repeatedly warned a US surveillance plane to leave the airspace over the artificial islands China is creating in the East Sea.

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US to give Iraq anti-tank weapons for IS fight

US to give Iraq anti-tank weapons for IS fight

5/22/2015 - 16:31

(VOVworld) – The US Department of Defense said Thursday that it will ship to Iraq thousands of anti-tank weapons to help Iraq’s forces fight the Islamic State.

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Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

A: This week we received a postal entry to VOV’s contest “What do you know about Vietnam?” from SB Sharma of India. It is beautifully illustrated with photos that support...

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Hoi An Ancient Town Vietnam-Vietnam Tourism

Hoi An Ancient Town Vietnam-Vietnam Tourism

Hoi An Ancient Town Vietnam-Vietnam Tourism