PM Dung affirms closer ties with the Vatican

PM Dung affirms closer ties with the Vatican

10/19/2014 - 15:31

(VOVworld) - Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has confirmed Vietnam’s recognition of high importance to enhanced relations with the Vatican while meeting with Pope Francis and His Eminence Cardinal Pietro Parolin, Secretary of State of the Holy See on Saturday.

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Hong Kong police arrest 26 protestors in Mong Kok

Hong Kong police arrest 26 protestors in Mong Kok

10/18/2014 - 16:14

(VOVworld) – In a statement released on Saturday, Hong Kong riot police strongly condemned protesters to break the police barriers, occupy the southern lanes of Nathan Street, and try to hold more lanes in the north.

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Two cabinet ministers visit Yasukuni Shrine

Two cabinet ministers visit Yasukuni Shrine

10/18/2014 - 16:12

(VOVworld) - Two Japanese ministers visited the controversial war shrine of Yasukuni in Tokyo Saturday.

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Palestinian President asks people to protect Al-Aqsa mosque

Palestinian President asks people to protect Al-Aqsa mosque

10/18/2014 - 16:07

(VOvworld) – Palestinian President Mahmud Abbas has called on Palestinian people to prevent Israeli immigrants from entering the Al Aqsa mosque in Jerusalem and use all necessary means to protect the holy site.

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Gunfire at Iranian-Palestinian border

Gunfire at Iranian-Palestinian border

10/18/2014 - 16:01

(VOVworld) – An Iranian army official says gun fire at the border between Iran and Palestine killed 2 Iranian border guards and a member of the paramilitary Frontier Corps.

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Party leader works with Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism

Party leader works with Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism

10/18/2014 - 15:58

(VOVworld) – Party leader Nguyen Phu Trong has asked leaders of the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism to improve social awareness of culture at a working session in Hanoi. He urged the sector to institutionalize Resolution 33 of the Party Central Committee on comprehensive human and cultural development. He stressed the importance of personnel training, external cultural activities, and...

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President Putin: a new Donbass law is a step in right direction

President Putin: a new Donbass law is a step in right direction

10/18/2014 - 15:54

(VOVworld) – Russian President Vladimir Putin told the press on October 17 that the new Donbass law adopted by Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko is a step in the right direction.

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UNSC urges international community to increase support for Iraq

UNSC urges international community to increase support for Iraq

10/18/2014 - 15:50

(VOVworld) – 15 members of the UN Security Council have denounced suicide bombings and violence conducted by the Islamic State militants in Baghdad and many localities in Iraq.

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Vietnam, China foster defence ties

Vietnam, China foster defence ties

10/18/2014 - 15:42

(VOVworld) – As part of an official visit to China, a senior Vietnamese military delegation led by Defence Minister Gen. Phung Quang Thanh held talks with Vice Chairman of the Central Military Commission Fan Changlong on Saturday.

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Vietnam participates in ASEAN Skills Competition

Vietnam participates in ASEAN Skills Competition

10/18/2014 - 15:33

(VOVworld) - The Vietnamese delegation to the 10th ASEAN Skills Competition has 112 members, 51 of them are performers. They will compete in all 25 occupational skills.

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Member of the Party Politburo Le Hong Anh meets President of French Senate

Member of the Party Politburo Le Hong Anh meets President of French Senate

10/18/2014 - 15:02

(VOVworld) – Permanent member of the Party Central Committee’s Secretariat Le Hong Anh held talks with President of France’s Senate Gerad Larcher and representatives of a number of major parties in the French Senate ob Friday.

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German media continues to hail Prime Minister Dung’s East Europe tour

German media continues to hail Prime Minister Dung’s East Europe tour

10/18/2014 - 15:00

(VOVworld) – Germany’s largest financial information website finanzen.net said that Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung’s visit to Germany received support from both Germany and the EU for the settlement of disputes in the East Sea.

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Prime Minister leaves for Vatican visit

Prime Minister leaves for Vatican visit

10/18/2014 - 14:59

(VOVworld) – Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung left Milan, Italy on Saturday after attending the 10thASEM Summit to begin a visit to the Vatican. This is Prime Minister Dung’s second visit to the Vatican, which is aimed at promoting bilateral ties.

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Press briefing on year-end National Assembly session’s working agenda

Press briefing on year-end National Assembly session’s working agenda

10/17/2014 - 19:26

(VOVworld) - The National Assembly Office Chief has hosted a press briefing on key issues to be discussed at the upcoming National Assembly session. Deputies will meet for a month from next Monday to pass 18 laws and comment on a dozen of others.

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NA Chairman Nguyen Sinh Hung meets ex-servicemen on no-number ships

NA Chairman Nguyen Sinh Hung meets ex-servicemen on no-number ships

10/17/2014 - 19:26

(VOVworld) – National Assembly Chairman Nguyen Sinh Hung met on Friday ex-servicemen from the traditional At-Sea Ho Chi Minh Route Society on the occasion of 53rd anniversary of opening the route.

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Wednesday October 15,2014

Wednesday October 15,2014

A: Vietnamese women have always played an important role in Vietnam's history. When we talk about heroic Vietnamese women, we often think of the Trung sisters, Trung Trac and Trung...

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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...