2017 National Press festival to be held

2017 National Press festival to be held

2/26/2017 - 17:34

(VOVworld)- The 2017 National Press Festival will open in Hanoi on March 17.

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Vietnam visit by Japanese Emperor and Empress marks a historic event

Vietnam visit by Japanese Emperor and Empress marks a historic event

2/26/2017 - 17:26

(VOVworld)- The visit of Japanese Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko to Vietnam beginning February 28 will be an important landmark in Vietnam-Japan relations.

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Two documentary films about Vietnam War screened in France

Two documentary films about Vietnam War screened in France

2/26/2017 - 16:25

(VOVworld) – Two documentary films about Vietnam War called :"Staying up late to know the long night" and “Vietnam War: in secret negotiations”, have recently been screened in Paris suburban city of Choisy-le-Roi.

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Vietnamese embassy in Malaysia makes consular visit to Vietnamese suspect in DPRK citizen killing

Vietnamese embassy in Malaysia makes consular visit to Vietnamese suspect in DPRK citizen killing

2/26/2017 - 16:23

(VOVworld) – Representatives from the Vietnamese Embassy in Malaysia made a consular visit on February 25 to a suspect holding Vietnamese passport in the recent assassination of a citizen from the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK).

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Defense Minister Ngo Xuan Lich works with Thanh Hoa’s armed forces

Defense Minister Ngo Xuan Lich works with Thanh Hoa’s armed forces

2/26/2017 - 16:21

(VOVworld) – Defense Minister General Ngo Xuan Lich has praised the achievements by Thanh Hoa province’s armed forces over the years.

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Vietnamese youths urged to do more for community in Youth Month

Vietnamese youths urged to do more for community in Youth Month

2/26/2017 - 16:19

(VOVworld) – The Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union held a ceremony in Dong Thap province on Sunday to launch the 2017 Youth Month under theme “Youths join hands to build new-style rural areas and civilized urban areas”.

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HCM City promotes tourism potential in India

HCM City promotes tourism potential in India

2/26/2017 - 16:16

(VOVworld) - Ho Chi Minh City has introduced its tourist potential and products to Indian visitors at a recent workshop in New Delhi.

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CMC’s Innovation Center makes its debut

CMC’s Innovation Center makes its debut

2/26/2017 - 16:13

(VOVworld) – On Sunday, Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam cut the ribbon to inaugurate the Innovation Center of the CMC group, one of the leading technology groups in Vietnam.

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Syria demands that peace talks parties condemn Homs terror attacks

Syria demands that peace talks parties condemn Homs terror attacks

2/26/2017 - 16:06

(VOVworld) - Syria's chief negotiator at the peace talks in Geneva, Bashar al-Jaafari, demanded on Saturday that all parties at the talks condemn the deadly terror attack in Homs.

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United Nations condemns attacks in Congo

United Nations condemns attacks in Congo

2/26/2017 - 16:03

(VOVworld) - The United Nations Security Council has strongly condemned the recent spate of violence in the south-central Kasai region of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, calling on the government to immediately dispatch a credible and impartial investigation.

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Saudi Arabia to appoint new ambassador to Iraq

Saudi Arabia to appoint new ambassador to Iraq

2/26/2017 - 16:01

(VOVworld) - Saudi Arabia's Foreign Minister Adel Al-Jubeir on Saturday said that the kingdom plans to appoint a new ambassador to Iraq.

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Abe to visit Russia in April

Abe to visit Russia in April

2/26/2017 - 15:58

(VOVworld) – Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is considering visiting Russia in April to hold talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin.

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The 120th Green Sunday launched in Ho Chi Minh City

The 120th Green Sunday launched in Ho Chi Minh City

2/26/2017 - 15:56

(VOVworld) – Approximately 1,000 members of the Ho Chi Minh Municipal Youth Union and local people joined the 120th Green Sunday held at Vinh Loc B commune, Binh Chanh Disrtict, Ho Chi Minh City on Sunday.

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Vietnam proposes initiatives at APEC 2017

Vietnam proposes initiatives at APEC 2017

2/26/2017 - 15:52

(VOVworld) – Vietnam has proposed several important agendas on the ninth working day in the first Senior Officials’ Meeting of APEC (SOM-1), which is underway in Nha Trang city.

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Vietnam impresses delegates to APEC meetings

Vietnam impresses delegates to APEC meetings

2/25/2017 - 16:41

(VOVworld) – Vietnam has made positive impressions on international delegates to APEC first senior officials’ meeting (SOM1) and related meetings scheduled to run until March 3rd in Khanh Hoa province.

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IAEA: Iran is complying with nuclear deal

IAEA: Iran is complying with nuclear deal

2/25/2017 - 16:39

(VOVworld) – Iran is not pursuing construction of its existing heavy water research reactor and has not enriched uranium above an agreed 3.67%, the UN’s International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) reported on Friday.

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APEC senior officials enter 8th working day

APEC senior officials enter 8th working day

2/25/2017 - 16:37

(VOVworld) – APEC senior officials held the eighth working day in Nha Trang City on Saturday with meetings on sustainable tourism, electronic commerce, and ocean and fisheries.

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IS claims responsibility for bombing attack near Al-Bab

IS claims responsibility for bombing attack near Al-Bab

2/25/2017 - 16:35

(VOVworld) – The Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for the attack in the Syrian city of Al-Bab, which destroyed 2 commander bases and killed at least 60 people.

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Vietnam, an active member in environmental protection

Vietnam, an active member in environmental protection

2/25/2017 - 16:28

(VOVworld) – Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue on Friday received Naoko Ishii, Chairwoman of the Global Environment Facility (GEF), on her working visit to Vietnam.

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Russia vows to veto sanctions on Syria over chemical weapons

Russia vows to veto sanctions on Syria over chemical weapons

2/25/2017 - 16:24

(VOVworld)- Russia will veto the UN Security Council’s draft resolution imposing sanctions on Syria over alleged chemical attacks Damascus is blamed for, Russia’s Deputy Permanent Represented to the UN Vladimir Safronkov told reporters on Friday after the UN Security Council’s closed session.

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Wednesday February 22, 2017

Wednesday February 22, 2017

(VOVworld) - We’re very glad to get a letter from David Ansell of Sussex, England, after quite a long time. He listened to our broadcast on January 19 on 7280...

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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...