Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung concludes his visit to attend the 5th Greater Mekong Sub region Summi

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung concludes his visit to attend the 5th Greater Mekong Sub region Summi

12/21/2014 - 16:40

(VOVworld) - Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung arrived in Hanoi on Saturday after attending the 5th Greater Mekong Sub region Summit.

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Vietnam Electricity celebrates its 60th anniversary

Vietnam Electricity celebrates its 60th anniversary

12/21/2014 - 16:42

(VOVworld) - National Assembly Chairman Nguyen Sinh Hung has conferred Ho Chi Minh Order, 2nd time, to Vietnam Electricity Group.

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Activities to mark the Vietnam People’s Army 70th anniversary

Activities to mark the Vietnam People’s Army 70th anniversary

12/21/2014 - 16:47

(VOVworld) - Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc visited the Command of Military Zone 7 on Sunday.

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Defense Minister Phung Quang Thanh meets with Cuban Minister of revolutionary armed forces

Defense Minister Phung Quang Thanh meets with Cuban Minister of revolutionary armed forces

12/21/2014 - 16:50

(VOVworld) - Defense Minister Phung Quang Thanh held talks with the visiting Cuban Minister of revolutionary armed forces, Leopoldo Cintra Frias on Sunday.

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800 delegates participate the 7th Vietnam Youth Federation national congress

800 delegates participate the 7th Vietnam Youth Federation national congress

12/21/2014 - 16:53

(VOVworld) - 800 outstanding youths will join the 7th Vietnam Youth Federation national congress to take place in Hanoi from December 27 to 29.

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Seafood export turnover likely to reach 7.9 billion USD in 2014

Seafood export turnover likely to reach 7.9 billion USD in 2014

12/21/2014 - 16:55

(VOVworld) – Vietnam’s seafood export turnover in 2014 is likely to reach 7.9 billion USD, an increase of 18 percent compared to last year.

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A contest on legal understanding about Vietnam sea and islands

A contest on legal understanding about Vietnam sea and islands

12/21/2014 - 16:44

(VOVworld) - The Vietnam Lawyers Association has given awards to winners in a contest about Vietnam sea and islands legal issues.

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Cuban President: Cuba faces long and difficult struggle to lift US embargo

Cuban President: Cuba faces long and difficult struggle to lift US embargo

12/21/2014 - 17:09

(VOVworld) - Cuban President Raúl Castro told parliament on Saturday the country will face a “long and difficult struggle” before the US removes its economic embargo, despite the historic agreement this week to restore diplomatic ties.

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North Korea enhances nuclear power to deal with the US

North Korea enhances nuclear power to deal with the US

12/21/2014 - 17:07

(VOVworld) – Spokesperson of the North Korea’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs said on Saturday that the US’s hostile policy to invade North Korea in the pretext of human rights has proved to be clear and idea of denuclearize the Korean peninsula has no value.

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Ukraine plans to increase defense and national security in 2015

Ukraine plans to increase defense and national security in 2015

12/21/2014 - 17:04

(VOVworld) – Ukraine plans to spend 5.4 billion USD or 5 percent of national budget in defense and national security funding in 2015, according to Secretary of the Ukrainian National Security and Defense Council Oleksandr Turchynov.

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Russian President calls on security agencies to deal with new challenges

Russian President calls on security agencies to deal with new challenges

12/21/2014 - 17:00

(VOVworld) – Russian President Vladimir Putin on Saturday called on security agencies to enhance their capability to deal with current challenges and threats in the context of increasing tension between Russia and the West related to Ukraine’s crisis.

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Car bomb explosion in Sweden city of Malmo

Car bomb explosion in Sweden city of Malmo

12/21/2014 - 16:56

(VOVworld) - Swedish police say two car bombs have shattered dozens of windows in a multiethnic district of Malmo, Sweden's third largest city.

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Canada imposes new sanctions against Russia

Canada imposes new sanctions against Russia

12/20/2014 - 16:15

(VOVworld) - Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper has announced that Canada is introducing additional economic sanctions and travel bans against Russian and Ukrainian individuals over its alleged involvement in the Ukrainian crisis.

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The US sends its ambassador to Egypt after one year of interruption

The US sends its ambassador to Egypt after one year of interruption

12/20/2014 - 16:13

(VOVworld) - Stephen Beecroft has arrived in Cairo to take the charge of US Ambassador to Egypt, replacing Mr Anne Patterson who left Egypt last year following the military coup that overthrew President Mohamed Morsi.

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President Obama pledges more loosening of Cuba embargo

President Obama pledges more loosening of Cuba embargo

12/20/2014 - 16:11

(VOVworld) - In his last press briefing this year, US President Barack Obama said he would discuss with the Congress the loosening of US embargo against Cuba.

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Wednesday December 17, 2014

Wednesday December 17, 2014

(VOVworld) - This week we got a letter from Denis Ironman of England, whose last letter to us was back in 1971. We’re happy to welcome you back after 45...

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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...