Vietnam will not exchange environment at any cost: President

Vietnam will not exchange environment at any cost: President

4/24/2017 - 19:22

(VOVworld)-President Tran Dai Quang has stressed the urgency of enviromental protection, saying that Vietnam will never exchange the environment for anything at any cost.

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PM begins official visit to Cambodia

PM begins official visit to Cambodia

4/24/2017 - 18:37

(VOVworld) – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc arrived in Phnom Penh on Monday for an official 2-day visit to Cambodia.

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Tra Vinh expected to become Vietnam's new trading center

Tra Vinh expected to become Vietnam's new trading center

4/24/2017 - 16:44

(VOVworld) –Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said Sunday that he hopes the Mekong Delta province of Tra Vinh will become Vietnam’s new trading center and fisheries processing hub, focusing on high-value agriculture to join domestic and global production chains.

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New bridge connecting Vietnam and Cambodia inaugurated

New bridge connecting Vietnam and Cambodia inaugurated

4/24/2017 - 18:28

(VOVworld) – The Long Binh-Chrey Thom bridge connecting An Giang province of Vietnam and Kandal province of Cambodia was inaugurated on Monday.

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RoK National Assembly speaker visits Vietnam

RoK National Assembly speaker visits Vietnam

4/24/2017 - 16:12

(VOVworld) - The Republic of Korea’s (RoK) National Assembly Speaker Chung Sye-kyun begins an official visit to Vietnam on Tuesday at the invitation of National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan.

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Vietnam seeks to boost comprehensive cooperation with Ireland

Vietnam seeks to boost comprehensive cooperation with Ireland

4/24/2017 - 16:39

(VOVworld) – Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung successfully wrapped up an official visit to Ireland last weekend. Deputy Prime Minister Dung met with Irish President Michael Dabiel Higgins, Minister of Agriculture, Food, and the Marine

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Vietnam’s first industrial waste-to-energy plant debuts

Vietnam’s first industrial waste-to-energy plant debuts

4/24/2017 - 16:12

(VOVworld)-The first industrial waste-to-energy plant in Vietnam was inaugurated on Monday at the Nam Son Waste Treatment Complex on the outskirts of Hanoi.

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Photo exhibition on ASEAN to be held in August

Photo exhibition on ASEAN to be held in August

4/24/2017 - 18:31

(VOVworld) – A photo exhibition featuring the land and people of ASEAN countries will be held in Hanoi in August.

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Japan, US work to deal with North Korea

Japan, US work to deal with North Korea

4/24/2017 - 18:22

(VOVworld) - Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Monday that Japan and the US had agreed to maintain close contact over North Korea, while demanding Pyongyang show restraint as tensions in the region rise.

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French presidential election: Macron, Le Pen go to run-off

French presidential election: Macron, Le Pen go to run-off

4/24/2017 - 16:47

(VOVworld) –The French Interior Ministry announced on Monday that independent Emmanuel Macron and far-right populist Marine Le Pen will face each other in the presidential run-off on May 7. With 46 out of 47 million votes counted, Macron leads the voting with 23.9%, with Le Pen close behind at 21.4%.

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Afghanistan declares day of mourning after Taliban attack

Afghanistan declares day of mourning after Taliban attack

4/24/2017 - 16:34

(VOVworld) - The Afghan government declared Sunday a national day of mourning for 100 army personnel who were killed or injured in a massive Taliban attack at an army camp in Balkh province last Friday. Special prayers will be held in the Presidential Palace mosque and at mosques across the country and the national flag will fly at half mast...

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IS ambushes Iraqi government convoy

 IS ambushes Iraqi government convoy

4/24/2017 - 16:45

(VOVworld) - Islamic State fighters disguised as soldiers ambushed a government convoy in a remote desert region of western Iraq on Sunday, killing 10 members of the security forces and injuring 20 others. IS fighters armed with assault rifles and rocket launchers attacked civilian and military vehicles carrying soldiers near Rutba, 390 km from Baghdad

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Prime Minister attends 25th anniversary ceremony of Tra Vinh reestablishment

Prime Minister attends 25th anniversary ceremony of Tra Vinh reestablishment

4/24/2017 - 9:03

(VOVworld) – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc congratulated Tra Vinh province for its achievements over the past 25 years of reestablishment at a ceremony on Sunday night.

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Prime Minister begins official visit to Cambodia

Prime Minister begins official visit to Cambodia

4/24/2017 - 8:59

(VOVworld) - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on Monday pays official visits to Cambodia and Laos.

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Republic of Korean National Assembly Speaker visits Vietnam

Republic of Korean National Assembly Speaker visits Vietnam

4/24/2017 - 8:57

(VOVworld) - Republic of Korean National Assembly Speaker Chung Sye-kyun and his wife on Monday begin an official visit to Vietnam at the invitation of National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan.

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Vietnam Journalists Association launches its e-portal

Vietnam Journalists Association launches its e-portal

4/23/2017 - 16:03

(VOVworld) - Vietnam Journalists Association launched its e-portal in Da Lat city on Saturday. The e-portal aims to promote press development nationwide and encourage journalist compliance with law and regulations. This is a forum for journalists towards democratic and professional journalism and supervision of press activities. The website is available at www://nhabaovn.vn or www://chandungnhabao.vn with electronic administrative information and multimedia...

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Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue joined festival of 110th anniversary of Sam Son tourism

Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue joined festival of 110th anniversary of Sam Son tourism

4/23/2017 - 15:52

(VOVworld) - Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue joined 110th anniversary of Sam Son tourism on Saturday. The event marked the upgrade of Sam Son to a city in Thanh Hoa province following a resolution by the National Assembly Standing Committee. The Deputy

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North Korea says no to any dialogues with the US

North Korea says no to any dialogues with the US

4/23/2017 - 15:50

(VOVworld) – North Korea said Saturday that it is not interested in holding any dialogues with the US as long as the Donald Trump administration refuses to abandon its hostile policy towards North Korea.

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Soc Trang province to develop high-yield rice breeds and fruits

Soc Trang province to develop high-yield rice breeds and fruits

4/23/2017 - 15:47

(VOVworld) - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc worked with Soc Trang provincial leaders on Sunday. During the working session, the Prime Minister said this 2nd meeting between government leaders, ministries and provincial authorities over the past 6 months reflected government interest and aimed to address local difficulties in social economic development: “We

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French Consulate in New York evacuated after bomb threat

French Consulate in New York evacuated after bomb threat

4/23/2017 - 15:46

(VOVworld) - The French consulate in New York, where thousands of expatriates were registered to cast ballots in their presidential election, was briefly evacuated following a bomb threat on Saturday.

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Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

A: To He, or toy figurine, is a traditional toy that Vietnamese children are exceedingly fond of. Dating back to the 17th century, To He are made of glutinous rice...

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Vietnamese "Ao dai" promoted in South Korea

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(VOVworld) - It’s freezing cold during winter in South Korea. But the harsh weather cannot keep Vietnamese women there from wearing “Ao dai” – the traditional Vietnamese long dress, which...