Vietnam Airlines achieves impressive business results in Germany

Vietnam Airlines achieves impressive business results in Germany

12/19/2014 - 18:13

(VOVworld) - Vietnam Airlines' (VNA) branch in Germany has met its 2014 targets for revenue and services, despite problems facing the global aviation industry. The information was announced at a ceremony to introduce Vietnam Airlines’ new products in Berlin on Wednesday.

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US, Cuba to resume official talks

US, Cuba to resume official talks

12/19/2014 - 17:55

(VOVworld) – The US State Department says talks about fully restoring US relations with Cuba will begin next January in Havana.

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Many countries oppose UN resolution referring Pyongyang to ICC

Many countries oppose UN resolution referring Pyongyang to ICC

12/19/2014 - 17:52

(VOVworld) – North Korea's deputy UN ambassador An Myong Hun has denounced the UN General Assembly’s resolution referring Pyongyang to the International Criminal Court for alleged crimes against humanity.

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Putin: Russian’s economy will rebound but at a slower growth rate

Putin: Russian’s economy will rebound but at a slower growth rate

12/19/2014 - 16:37

(VOVworld) – The Russian economy will definitely come out of its current slump and continue to grow but at a slower rate, President Vladimir Putin told 1,200 journalists at an annual press conference on Thursday. His 10th such event came amid numerous challenges facing Russia.

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Bangladesh President visits India to broaden ties

Bangladesh President visits India to broaden ties

12/19/2014 - 16:33

(VOVworld) - Bangladesh President Abdul Hamid arrived in New Delhi Thursday on a 6-day visit to broaden bilateral ties.

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Vietnam, UK to foster parliamentary cooperation

Vietnam, UK to foster parliamentary cooperation

12/19/2014 - 16:29

(VOVworld) – A Vietnamese delegation led by Chairman of the National Assembly Committee for Economic Affairs Nguyen Van Giau concluded on Friday their week-long visit to the UK aimed at reinforcing parliamentary links between Vietnam and the UK.

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EU adopts new sanctions against Crimea

EU adopts new sanctions against Crimea

12/19/2014 - 16:19

(VOVworld) - The EU adopted additional sanctions against Crimea on Thursday, which ban investment and restrict trade activities in Crimea and Sevastopol.

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PM Nguyen Tan Dung attends Greater Mekong Sub-region Summit

PM Nguyen Tan Dung attends Greater Mekong Sub-region Summit

12/19/2014 - 16:08

(VOVworld) – Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung is leading a Vietnamese delegation to the 5th Greater Mekong Sub-region (GMS) Summit held in Bangkok, Thailand, December 19-20 at the invitation of Thai Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha.

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World cheers normalisation of US-Cuba ties

World cheers normalisation of US-Cuba ties

12/19/2014 - 15:50

(VOVworld) – The international community has welcomed a historic move by the US to end more than 50 years of hostility towards Cuba and restore bilateral diplomatic relations.

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Vietnam attends UN meeting on civilian protection

Vietnam attends UN meeting on civilian protection

12/19/2014 - 15:48

(VOVworld) – Ambassador Nguyen Trung Thanh, Vietnam’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations and other international organizations in Geneva, attended a meeting of the fourth Geneva Convention on the Protection of Civilian Persons in Time of War in Geneva, Switzerland on Wednesday.

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Worldwide activities to mark 70th anniversary of Vietnam People’s Army

Worldwide activities to mark 70th anniversary of Vietnam People’s Army

12/19/2014 - 15:40

(VOVworld) – Activities are taking place at home and abroad to mark the 70th anniversary of the Vietnam People’s Army.

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War veteran Lam Van Bang inspires youngsters

War veteran Lam Van Bang inspires youngsters

12/19/2014 - 7:49

(VOVworld) – Returning from battlefields, Vietnamese war veterans have continued to contribute to building their home provinces and the nation. Lam Van Bang of Nam Trieu commune, Phu Xuyen district, Hanoi, is director of one of Vietnam’s first private museums. He has stirred patriotism in the young. Bui Hang reports:

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Vietnam Fatherland Front pays Christmas courtesy visit to Nam Dinh diocese

Vietnam Fatherland Front pays Christmas courtesy visit to Nam Dinh diocese

12/18/2014 - 19:21

(VOVworld) - Vice President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front Le Ba Trinh has paid a Christmas visit to Bui Chu diocese in Nam Dinh province.

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Seminar on 5-year socio-economic development plan held in HCMC

Seminar on 5-year socio-economic development plan held in HCMC

12/18/2014 - 19:04

(VOVworld) – A seminar entitled “Vietnam’s 5-year socioeconomic development plan (2016-2020) – scientific and practical arguments” was held on Thursday in Ho Chi Minh City.

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

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

12/18/2014 - 18:54

(VOVworld) - Hanoi’s Military Command has held a meeting with veterans to celebrate the 70th anniversary of Vietnam People’s Army. They recalled the glorious history of the army in national construction and defense.

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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...