Lao leaders hail Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc's visit

Lao leaders hail Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc's visit

4/27/2017 - 9:06

(VOVworld) - Party and State leaders of Laos have welcomed the on-going visit of Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc saying that it will significantly contribute to the growth of the Vietnam-Laos ties, especially when the two countries celebrate the Vietnam-Laos Friendship and Solidarity Year 2017.

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Vietnam, Laos to boost traditional ties, special solidarity

Vietnam, Laos to boost traditional ties, special solidarity

4/27/2017 - 9:03

(VOVworld) – Vietnam and Laos have issued a joint statement during Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc’s official visit to Laos. The two sides agreed to increase bilateral cooperation between ministries, sectors and localities.

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Vietnam respects strategic partnership with the UK

Vietnam respects strategic partnership with the UK

4/26/2017 - 19:56

(VOVworld) - Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung completed his two-day official visit to the UK on Wednesday. He met the Duke of York, Prince Andrew, and other British leaders.

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Laotian press: PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc’s visit lifts bilateral ties to a new height

Laotian press: PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc’s visit lifts bilateral ties to a new height

4/26/2017 - 19:46

(VOVworld) - Laos’ major newspapers have praised the Vietnam-Laos relationship, affirming that the visit by Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc will create new momentum for the two countries to deepen ties.

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Ethnic group development-No one left behind

Ethnic group development-No one left behind

4/26/2017 - 19:42

(VOVworld) – The Vietnam Committee for Ethnic Affairs defined its tasks of fine-tuning policies and laws to ensure equality, respect, and solidarity between ethnic groups and boost the development of ethnic-inhabited areas and human resources in ethnic communities.

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Prime Ministers of Vietnam, Laos hold talks

Prime Ministers of Vietnam, Laos hold talks

4/26/2017 - 19:39

(VOVworld) – Vietnamese and Lao leaders have agreed on long-term direction to sustainably develop bilateral ties.

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President Tran Dai Quang meets voters in Can Gio

President Tran Dai Quang meets voters in Can Gio

4/26/2017 - 19:34

(VOVworld) – President Tran Dai Quang informed voters in Can Gio district, Ho Chi Minh city, of major planned agendas of the upcoming 3rd session of the 14th National Assembly.

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RadioAsia Conference 2017 opens

RadioAsia Conference 2017 opens

4/26/2017 - 18:55

(VOVworld) - The Radio Asia Conference 2017 begins in Bangkok today, drawing hundreds of radio broadcasters, researchers, and experts across the Asia-Pacific and beyond.

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Foreign direct investment in Vietnam increases 40%

Foreign direct investment in Vietnam increases 40%

4/26/2017 - 18:53

(VOVworld) - Foreign investors have poured 10.95 billion USD into new and operational FDI projects and bought stakes in local companies in the first four months of this year, up 40.5 percent from the same period last year.

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Vietnam-Laos Friendship Year 2017 launched

Vietnam-Laos Friendship Year 2017 launched

4/26/2017 - 18:50

(VOVworld) – Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and Lao Prime Minister Thongloun Sisoulith co-chaired a ceremony to launch Friendship Year between the two countries.

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Promoting intellectual property to improve business

Promoting intellectual property to improve business

4/26/2017 - 17:01

(VOVworld) – A workshop on promoting intellectual property to raise business prestige and value took place in Hanoi on Tuesday as part of activities to mark World Intellectual Property Day, April 26.

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Vietnam unveils shortlisted designs of APEC 2017 uniform

Vietnam unveils shortlisted designs of APEC 2017 uniform

4/26/2017 - 17:00

(VOVworld) - Two designs have been shortlisted to become the official uniform that leaders from 21 Pacific Rim economies will wear for their traditional group photo at the 2017 APEC Economic Leaders’ Meeting in Vietnam.

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Enhancing cooperation between Vietnam and Bashkortostan, Russia

Enhancing cooperation between Vietnam and Bashkortostan, Russia

4/26/2017 - 16:59

(VOVworld) – Vietnamese Ambassador to Russia Nguyen Thanh Son has discussed with Bashkortostan leaders ways to promote bilateral cooperation and increase Vietnam’s investment in Bashkortostan, Russia.

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EU shows tough viewpoint as Brexit negotiation approaches

EU shows tough viewpoint as Brexit negotiation approaches

4/26/2017 - 16:58

(VOVworld) – The European Union has expressed its tough viewpoint as Brexit negotiations are approaching, especially issues relating to civil rights and future for financial services.

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Vietnam, Germany’s Hessen state step up economic cooperation

Vietnam, Germany’s Hessen state step up economic cooperation

4/26/2017 - 16:57

(VOVworld) - Enterprises from the German state of Hessen see potential to invest in Vietnam. At a seminar held by the Economic Council of Germany’s Christian Democratic Union (CDU) in Frankfrut am Main this week, Carola Paschola, an official from the CDU’s Economic Council, briefed attendants about economic cooperation between Vietnam and Germany.

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Iran-P5+1 Joint Commission meeting held in Vienna

Iran-P5+1 Joint Commission meeting held in Vienna

4/26/2017 - 16:56

(VOVworld) - The seventh meeting of the Iran-P5+1 Joint Commission, which monitors the implementation of the 2015 nuclear deal between Iran and the P5+1 group of Britain, France, the US, China, Russia and Germany, has been convened in the Austrian capital of Vienna.

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Increasing support for farmers

Increasing support for farmers

4/26/2017 - 16:55

(VOVworld) – VinEco company of the Vingroup held a conference to expand the model of bio-security agricultural production was held in Da Lat city on Tuesday.

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US delivers THAAD parts to deployment site in South Korea

US delivers THAAD parts to deployment site in South Korea

4/26/2017 - 16:53

(VOVworld) - The United States military has begun transporting parts of the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) missile system to a planned deployment site in South Korea.

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First Vietnamese young entrepreneur club in Australia debuts

First Vietnamese young entrepreneur club in Australia debuts

4/26/2017 - 16:52

(VOVworld) - The Vietnamese Business Association of Australia (VBAA) recently held a ceremony to launch a young entrepreneur and start-up club in Melbourne city. This is the first club established by the VBAA to connect Vietnamese youths who are interested in business in Australia. The 25-member club will act as a bridge linking young entrepreneurs in Vietnam and Australia.

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UN chief calls for political settlement to end Yemen crisis

UN chief calls for political settlement to end Yemen crisis

4/26/2017 - 16:51

(VOVworld) – UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres has called on international community to donate 2.1 billion USD to support conflicted Yemen until the end of this year.

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Wednesday April 26, 2017

Wednesday April 26, 2017

(VOVworld) - Summer is coming around and it’s getting hotter in the northern part of Vietnam. The average temperature now ranges from 25 to 30DC. I enjoy this pleasant weather.

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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...