PM Nguyen Tan Dung hold talks with Norwegian PM Erna Solberg

PM Nguyen Tan Dung hold talks with Norwegian PM Erna Solberg

4/17/2015 - 18:39

(VOVworld) – Vietnam attaches importance to improving friendship and cooperation with traditional friends, including Norway, said Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung.

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President Truong Tan Sang to attend the Asian African Conference in Jakarta

President Truong Tan Sang to attend the Asian African Conference in Jakarta

4/17/2015 - 18:27

(VOVworld) – A Vietnamese delegation led by President Truong Tan Sang will attend the Asian-African Conference in Jakarta, Indonesia from April 22-23.

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UN General Secretary urges ceasefire in Yemen for the first time

UN General Secretary urges ceasefire in Yemen for the first time

4/17/2015 - 18:15

(VOVworld)- UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon on Thursday called for an immediate halt to the fighting in Yemen, his first appeal since Saudi-led air strikes against Iranian-backed Houthi rebels began three weeks ago.

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Activities to mark 40th anniversary of national reunification

Activities to mark 40th anniversary of national reunification

4/17/2015 - 18:11

(VOVworld) – The Ministry of Defense held a workshop on Major General Hoang Van Thai, a talented Vietnamese military leader, on the occasion of the 40th anniversary of national reunification, April 30.

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Russia blames US and NATO for causing threats to global peace

Russia blames US and NATO for causing threats to global peace

4/17/2015 - 18:04

(VOVworld) - Top Russian officials accused the United States on Thursday of seeking political and military dominance and sought to put blame on the West for various international security crises, including the conflict in east Ukraine.

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ASEAN pledges to fight sexual violence

ASEAN pledges to fight sexual violence

4/17/2015 - 16:02

(VOVworld) – On Thursday the UN Security Council opened a debate on sexual violence under the chairmanship of Dina Kawar, Permanent Representative of Jordan to the UN and President of the Security Council for April.

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Dak Lak coffee farmers supported with sustainable farming techniques

Dak Lak coffee farmers supported with sustainable farming techniques

4/17/2015 - 15:50

(VOVworld) – IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, has signed an agreement with Mondelēz International, one of the world’s largest coffee companies, to train 5,000 coffee farmers in Dak Lak province in sustainable agricultural practices and business skills over the next three years.

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IMF will not allow Greece to delay its payments

IMF will not allow Greece to delay its payments

4/17/2015 - 15:48

(VOVworld)- Christina Lagarde, Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund, said Thursday that the IMF will not allow Greece to delay payment of the 2.5 billion euro loan scheduled due next month.

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Vietnam attends 4th Moscow International Security Conference

Vietnam attends 4th Moscow International Security Conference

4/17/2015 - 15:48

(VOVworld) - Vietnam supports the expanded role of the United Nations and multilateral security mechanisms in ensuring regional and global security, peace, and stability, said Deputy Chief of Staff of the Vietnam People’s Army Vo Van Tuan at the fourth Moscow Conference on International Security (MCIS) in Moscow.

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India successfully test-fires nuclear-capable Agni-III ballistic missile

India successfully test-fires nuclear-capable Agni-III ballistic missile

4/17/2015 - 15:42

(VOVworld)- India on Thursday successfully test-fired its nuclear-capable Agni-III ballistic missile, with a range of over 3,000 km, from a base on the island of Inner Wheeler, in Odisha, eastern India.

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Iran, P5+1 to resume talks soon

Iran, P5+1 to resume talks soon

4/17/2015 - 15:26

(VOVworld) - Iran and the P5+1 will resume talks on Tehran's nuclear program next week in Vienna, Austria, the European Union (EU) said Thursday.

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Vietnam, US look forward to a bright future

Vietnam, US look forward to a bright future

4/17/2015 - 15:20

(VOVworld) – Delegates discussed development prospects of Vietnam-US relations at a roundtable talk held Thursday in Hanoi by the Vietnam-US Association of the Vietnam Union of Friendship Organizations.

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Russia refuses to restructure Ukraine’s debts

Russia refuses to restructure Ukraine’s debts

4/17/2015 - 15:08

(VOVworld) – Russia won’t accept any plan to restructure Ukraine’s 3-billion-USD debt, said Russian Finance Minister Anton Siluanov, replying to an earlier remark by Ukrainian Finance Minister Natalia Yaresko that restructuring Ukraine’s Euro-bonds needs to be conducted under the London Club’s mechanisms.

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The event on April 30, 1975 was a Vietnamese historical landmark with world influence

The event on April 30, 1975 was a Vietnamese historical landmark with world influence

4/16/2015 - 19:24

(VOVworld) - President Truong Tan Sang has met with veterans in a ceremony to mark the 40th national unification organized at the Museum of imprisoned revolutionary soldiers in Nam Quat village, Nam Trieu commune, Phu Xuyen district, Hanoi.

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First court trial on Agent Orange lawsuit in France

First court trial on Agent Orange lawsuit in France

4/16/2015 - 18:50

(VOVworld) - A local court in Evry, France heard a lawsuit from an Agent Orange victim on April 16. The victim, Tran To Nga, sued US chemical manufacturers for providing toxic chemical weapons used by US forces in Viet Nam during the American War.

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Wednesday April 15, 2015

Wednesday April 15, 2015

Najimuddin, President of the International DX, Radio Listeners Club of India wrote: “We are pleased to hear about the competition: “What do you know about Vietnam?” This is a very...

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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...