President Tran Dai Quang receives World Vision International Chief Kevin Jenkins

President Tran Dai Quang receives World Vision International Chief Kevin Jenkins

9/28/2016 - 19:33

(VOVworld) - President Tran Dai Quang has praised World Vision International’s projects and programs contribution to Vietnam’s poverty reduction through an inclusive and sustainable approach benefiting women, children and ethnic groups.

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Filipino President begins his official visit to Vietnam

Filipino President begins his official visit to Vietnam

9/28/2016 - 19:29

(VOVworld) - Filipino President Rodrigo Duterte began an official visit to Vietnam from September 28 to 29 at the invitation of his Vietnamese counterpart Tran Dai Quang. This is President Duterte’s first visit to Vietnam and the fourth visit to a foreign country since he took office on June 30. During the visit, both sides will discuss the promotion of...

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Prime Minister works with leaders from Quang Nam, Da Nang

Prime Minister works with leaders from Quang Nam, Da Nang

9/28/2016 - 19:16

(VOVworld) – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc chaired a working session with leaders of Da Nang in Hanoi on Wednesday. He said Da Nang needs to combine production with tourism and develop as Singapore did.

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Top legislator’s activities in Cambodia

Top legislator’s activities in Cambodia

9/28/2016 - 19:24

(VOVworld) – National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan met representatives from the Vietnamese Embassy and community in Cambodia on Wednesday morning.

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National Assembly Chairwoman begins official friendship visit to Myanmar

National Assembly Chairwoman begins official friendship visit to Myanmar

9/28/2016 - 19:20

(VOVworld) - On Wednesday afternoon, National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan begins an official friendship visit to Myanmar at the invitation of her Myanmar counterpart Ma Uyn Khai Than. The 2-day visit is aimed at fostering win-win cooperation between Vietnam and Myanmar in the new context.

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NA Chairwoman’s visit to Laos promotes bilateral special relations

NA Chairwoman’s visit to Laos promotes bilateral special relations

9/28/2016 - 19:37

(VOVworld) - Major newspapers in Laos on Wednesday featured frontpage photos and news stories covering the recent visit to Laos by National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan.

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Promoting the campaign to study and follow Ho Chi Minh’s examples

Promoting the campaign to study and follow Ho Chi Minh’s examples

9/28/2016 - 19:18

(VOVworld) – The Party Central Committee’s Commission for Education and Communications has hosted a conference with leaders from various ministries and sectors on implementing directive 5 of the Politburo on promoting the campaign to study and follow Ho Chi Minh’s thoughts, morality, and style.

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Defense Minister to attend informal ASEAN-US defense chief meeting

Defense Minister to attend informal ASEAN-US defense chief meeting

9/28/2016 - 16:49

(VOVworld) - Minister of National Defense General Ngo Xuan Lich will attend an informal meeting of ASEAN-US defence ministers in Hawaii from September 29 to October 1 at the invitation of the US Secretary of Defense.

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Vietnam, Sweden boost friendship and cooperation

Vietnam, Sweden boost friendship and cooperation

9/28/2016 - 19:00

(VOVworld) - The Vietnam-Sweden Friendship Association (VSFA) will do its utmost to promote friendship and cooperation between the two countries, said the Association’s President Hoang The Lien at a gathering in Hanoi on Wednesday to commemorate the 30th anniversary of the death of Swedish Prime Minister Olof Palme.

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Vietnam-Japan agricultural cooperation forum

Vietnam-Japan agricultural cooperation forum

9/28/2016 - 16:59

(VOVworld) – A Vietnam-Japan Agriculture Business Forum was held on Tuesday for enterprises to share information and experience in the agricultural sector.

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Vietnam marks International Day of Older Persons

Vietnam marks International Day of Older Persons

9/28/2016 - 18:57

(VOVworld) – The Vietnamese Association of the Elderly hosted a press conference on Wednesday to anticipate the 26th International Day of Older Persons on October 1st.

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Lebanon wants to boost trade cooperation with Vietnam

Lebanon wants to boost trade cooperation with Vietnam

9/28/2016 - 16:20

(VOVworld) - Enterprises from Vietnam and Lebanon need to participate in joint trade fairs, exhibitions and investment workshops to enhance connectivity, said Vietnamese Ambassador to Egypt and Lebanon Do Hoang Long at a seminar in Lebanon on Tuesday.

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Syrian army advances in Aleppo

Syrian army advances in Aleppo

9/28/2016 - 17:02

(VOVworld) - A military source confirmed that the Syrian army on Tuesday restored full control over the al-Farafira neighborhood in Northern Aleppo as part of a major offensive launched last week.

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India will not attend SAARC Summit in Pakistan

India will not attend SAARC Summit in Pakistan

9/28/2016 - 16:46

(VOVworld) - India has officially announced it will not attend the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) summit to be held in November in Pakistan.

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US, Japan, South Korea consider further sanctions against North Korea

US, Japan, South Korea consider further sanctions against North Korea

9/28/2016 - 16:43

(VOVworld) - The US Assistant Secretary of State for East Asia Daniel Russel said on Tuesday that the US, Japan, and South Korea have been working to cut off North Korean revenue streams from coal and overseas workers, and are considering further joint action after Pyongyang's latest nuclear test in September.

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PSI exercise “Deep Sabre 2016” opens in Singapore

PSI exercise “Deep Sabre 2016” opens in Singapore

9/28/2016 - 17:00

(VOVworld) – The Proliferation Security Initiative (PSI) exercise “Deep Sabre 2016” began on Tuesday at the Changi Command and Control Centre in Singapore.

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Sen Dolta festival celebrated in Tra Vinh

Sen Dolta festival celebrated in Tra Vinh

9/28/2016 - 16:56

(VOVworld) – On Tuesday, the Southwestern Region Steering Committee visited Khmer pagodas, war veterans, and policy beneficiaries in Tra Vinh province on the occasion of the Sen Dolta festival.

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Enhancing public satisfaction index

Enhancing public satisfaction index

9/28/2016 - 16:54

(VOVworld) – President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front Nguyen Thien Nhan said the satisfaction index of public administrative service needs to be measured at places where people are served.

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Vietnam, Cambodia foster solidarity, friendship and comprehensive cooperation

Vietnam, Cambodia foster solidarity, friendship and comprehensive cooperation

9/28/2016 - 16:52

(VOVworld) – The National Assembly heads of Vietnam and Cambodia have agreed to cooperate on international issues of mutual concern and strenthen co-operation in inter-parliamentary forums and regional parliaments that both countries are members of.

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Grapes, wine and cuisine fair opens in Ninh Thuan

Grapes, wine and cuisine fair opens in Ninh Thuan

9/28/2016 - 16:50

(VOVworld) - A fair promoting grapes, wine, and cuisines opened Tuesday in Phan Rang-Thap Cham City in central Ninh Thuan province, featuring 120 booths, including 30 selling local grape products, wines, and handicraft items and 90 booths displaying products from other localities.

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