Russia confirms its strategic role in the Asia-Pacific region

Russia confirms its strategic role in the Asia-Pacific region

9/4/2015 - 18:18

(VOVworld) - Russian President Vladimir Putin has stressed the importance of strengthening Russia’s relations with the Asia-Pacific region, which remains a driving force in world economic growth.

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Chinese naval ships leave Alaska coast

Chinese naval ships leave Alaska coast

9/4/2015 - 16:15

(VOVworld) – Five Chinese Navy ships sighted in the Bering Sea off Alaska, which US President Barack Obama is currently visiting, have begun their “return transit,” a top US Navy officer said on Thursday.

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Guatemala Congress accepts President’s resignation

Guatemala Congress accepts President’s resignation

9/4/2015 - 16:14

(VOVworld) – By a 118-0 vote on Thursday, Guatemala’s Congress accepted the resignation of President Otto Pérez Molina.

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At least 30 killed in twin bomb blasts in northern Cameroon

At least 30 killed in twin bomb blasts in northern Cameroon

9/4/2015 - 16:07

(VOVworld) – At least 30 people were killed and 100 injured in 2 suicide bombings in northern Cameroon, officials said on Thursday.

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WHO warns of risk of new MERS outbreak

WHO warns of risk of new MERS outbreak

9/4/2015 - 16:06

(VOVworld) – A new outbreak of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) could occur, warned the World Health Organization on Thursday following the 10th meeting of the WHO Emergency Committee to discuss the epidemic.

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Russia approves Mistral carrier sale to Egypt, UAE

Russia approves Mistral carrier sale to Egypt, UAE

9/4/2015 - 15:59

(VOVworld) - Russia has given France the green light to sell two Mistral helicopter carriers to Egypt and the United Arab Emirates. France was supposed to deliver the carriers to Russia before both countries terminated the contract last month.

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Vietnam’s National Day observed overseas

Vietnam’s National Day observed overseas

9/4/2015 - 15:47

(VOVworld) – The Vietnamese Embassy in New Zealand hosted a reception on Thursday to mark the 70th anniversary of the August Revolution (August 19) and National Day (September 2), and the 40th anniversary of diplomatic ties between Vietnam and New Zealand.

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Congratulations on Vietnam’s National Day

Congratulations on Vietnam’s National Day

9/4/2015 - 15:45

(VOVworld) - Messages of congratulations on the 70th anniversary of Vietnam’s National Day (September 2) continue to be sent to Vietnamese leaders.

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Cambodian government’s demarcation map with Vietnam is consistent with those sent from France

Cambodian government’s demarcation map with Vietnam is consistent with those sent from France

9/3/2015 - 18:55

(VOVworld) - The Cambodian Border Committee has confirmed consistency of the maps used in demarcation with Vietnam and those produced by the French-Indochina Geography Service.

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President Truong Tan Sang meets Party General Secretary and President Xi Jinping

President Truong Tan Sang meets Party General Secretary and President Xi Jinping

9/3/2015 - 18:54

(VOVworld) - President Truong Tan Sang met Chinese Party General Secretary and President Xi Jinping in Beijing on Thursday. President Sang repeated Vietnam’s policy of independent diplomacy and respecting a stable and long term relations with China.

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Nghe An organizes death anniversary of President Ho Chi Minh

Nghe An organizes death anniversary of President Ho Chi Minh

9/3/2015 - 18:38

(VOVworld) – A ceremony to commemorate the 46th anniversary of President Ho Chi Minh’s death was held on Thursday at Kim Lien national relic site in his home province of Nghe An.

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Vietnam, Laos commit to promote their special unity and cooperation

Vietnam, Laos commit to promote their special unity and cooperation

9/3/2015 - 18:37

(VOVworld) – Standing member of the Party Central Committee's Secretariat, Le Hong Anh, on Thursday receives a high-ranking delegation of the Lao Party and State, led by Vice President Bounnhang Vorachith, who are in Hanoi to attend the 70th anniversary of Vietnam’s National Day.

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At least 14 dead after boat drowned off Malaysia

At least 14 dead after boat drowned off Malaysia

9/3/2015 - 18:30

(VOVworld) – At least 14 people have drowned after a boat carrying around 100 people capsized off the Malaysian state of Selangor on September 3.

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President Sang: best conditions to be set for education development

President Sang: best conditions to be set for education development

9/3/2015 - 18:28

(VOVworld) - President Truong Tan Sang has proposed that the Government, unions, families, and society as a whole should offer the best condition for the education sector to develop.

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New suspect in Bangkok bombing arrested

New suspect in Bangkok bombing arrested

9/3/2015 - 18:26

(VOVworld) - Thai authorities have arrested Kamarudeng Saho, a Thai man suspected of involving in the deadly August 17 bombing of the Erawan Shrine in downtown Bangkok, killing 20 people and wounding 120 others.

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Wednesday August 26, 2015

Wednesday August 26, 2015

(VOVworld) - I’m reading an interesting letter from 61-year-old Lauri Niemi of Finland. He lives in a Helsinki surburb called Laajasalo, which actually is an island in the Gulf of...

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Thai Phien flower village

Thai Phien flower village

A visit to Thai Phien flower village in Da Lat