NA Chairwoman attends meeting of People’s Councils of northern provinces

NA Chairwoman attends meeting of People’s Councils of northern provinces

8/26/2016 - 17:30

(VOVworld) – The first meeting of full-time deputies from People’s Councils of cities and provinces in the Red River Delta and the northern coast region was held in Nam Dinh province on Friday.

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Turkey maintains military presence in Syria to fight IS

Turkey maintains military presence in Syria to fight IS

8/26/2016 - 16:37

(VOVworld) – US Vice President Joe Biden has said Turkey would maintain its presence in Syria until it could drive the Islamic State away from its border.

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US Secretary of State calls for a Yemeni unity government

US Secretary of State calls for a Yemeni unity government

8/26/2016 - 16:34

(VOVworld) - US Secretary of State John Kerry has said he had agreed in talks with Gulf Arab states and the United Nations in Saudi Arabia on a plan to restart peace talks in Yemen with the goal of forming a unity government.

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Brazilian Senate begins Dilma Rousseff impeachment trial

Brazilian Senate begins Dilma Rousseff impeachment trial

8/26/2016 - 16:28

(VOVworld) - The Brazilian Senate began Thursday the impeachment trial of suspended president Dilma Rousseff for violating national budget laws.

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Asia's aging population to cost 20 trillion USD

Asia's aging population to cost 20 trillion USD

8/26/2016 - 16:17

(VOVworld) – The population of Asia-Pacific region is aging faster than anywhere in the world, and the rise of the elderly will cost the region 20 trillion USD in healthcare by 2030.

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State of emergency declared in Italy’s quake area

State of emergency declared in Italy’s quake area

8/26/2016 - 16:14

(VOVworld) – Italy has declared a state of emergency in the regions worst hit by Wednesday's earthquake to bolster rescue activities and the eventual rebuilding process, Italian national news agency ANSA reported after a government meeting on Thursday.

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Vietnam–US investment and trade see vigorous development

Vietnam–US investment and trade see vigorous development

8/26/2016 - 16:12

(VOVworld) - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has asked the US-ASEAN Business Council (US-ABC) to help Vietnamese enterprises improve their competitiveness and advise his government on directing national development. He received a US-ABC delegation led by President and CEO of the council Alexander C. Feldman in Hanoi on Thursday.

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Syria, Iraq enhance counterterrorism cooperation

Syria, Iraq enhance counterterrorism cooperation

8/26/2016 - 16:08

(VOVworld)- Syrian Foreign Minister Walid al-Muallem has met with his Iraqi counterpart, Ibrahim al-Jaafari, in Iraq on Thursday to discuss means to boost bilateral cooperation in the war against the Islamic State (IS).

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Russia agrees to humanitarian Aleppo ceasefire

Russia agrees to humanitarian Aleppo ceasefire

8/26/2016 - 16:05

(VOVworld) – The UN has said Russia had agreed to a weekly 48-hour ceasefire for humanitarian access to the Syrian city of Aleppo, emphasizing that aid delivery would start once other parties accepted the deal.

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Vietnam, France enhance time-honored ties

Vietnam, France enhance time-honored ties

8/26/2016 - 15:35

(VOVworld) – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has said that Vietnam and France have established close relationship and have worked on a number of practical and efficient projects and programs in economics, trade and culture.

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Diplomacy serves national sustainable development goals

Diplomacy serves national sustainable development goals

8/26/2016 - 15:33

(VOVworld) – President Tran Dai Quang has updated ambassadors, and chiefs of Vietnamese representative offices in foreign countries on Vietnam’s achievements in economic, culture, society, and national defense, as well as in international integration and building frameworks for cooperation with other countries.

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President Tran Dai Quang begins State visit to Brunei and visits the Vietnamese Embassy

President Tran Dai Quang begins State visit to Brunei and visits the Vietnamese Embassy

8/26/2016 - 15:30

(VOVworld)- President Tran Dai Quang and his spouse left Hanoi on Friday for a State visit to Brunei at the invitation of Brunei’s King Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’izzaddin Waddaulah.

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Exhibition on the development of Hanoi

 Exhibition on the development of Hanoi

8/26/2016 - 7:54

(VOVworld)- Exhibition Hanoi – The Future Metropolis with the participation of curators Sylvie Fanchette, Emmanuel Cerise, and Amelie Codugnella will be held at L’Espace from September 1.

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Valuable royal documents exhibited in Lam Dong

Valuable royal documents exhibited in Lam Dong

8/26/2016 - 7:52

(VOVworld)- More than 200 precious royal documents are being showcased at an exhibition that opened in the National Archives Centre IV in Central Highlands province of Lam Dong yesterday.

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Graffiti Fest held by Hanoi Creative City

Graffiti Fest held by Hanoi Creative City

8/26/2016 - 7:50

(VOVworld)- The Graffiti Festival 2016, part of the series Street Art Fair organised by Hanoi Creative City (HNCC) since February, will be held this Sunday.

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Prime Minister backs Hanoi railways project with France

Prime Minister backs Hanoi railways project with France

8/26/2016 - 7:49

(VOVworld)- Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc showed his support for cooperation in satellite technology, aviation, railways development in Hanoi, education and culture with France at his meeting French Ambassador to Vietnam Jean Noel Poirier in Hanoi Thursday.

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PM calls for US-ASEAN Business Council’s assistance to local firms

PM calls for US-ASEAN Business Council’s assistance to local firms

8/26/2016 - 7:47

(VOVworld)- Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has asked the US-ASEAN Business Council (US-ABC) to help Vietnamese enterprises improve their competitiveness and advise his Government on steering the national development. He received a US-ABC delegation led by President and CEO of the council Alexander C Feldman at the Government’s headquarters in Hanoi on Thursday.

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President meets Vietnamese ambassadors abroad

President meets Vietnamese ambassadors abroad

8/26/2016 - 7:44

(VOVworld)- President Tran Dai Quang has urged Vietnamese representative offices abroad to continue prioritising matters that serve Vietnam’s sustainable development and raise the country’s position in the world arena.

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General Vo Nguyen Giap lives forever in people’s mind

General Vo Nguyen Giap lives forever in people’s mind

8/25/2016 - 19:17

(VOVworld)- Vietnam celebrates the 105th birthday of General Vo Nguyen Giap on August 25.

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RoK’s exports to Vietnam surge

RoK’s exports to Vietnam surge

8/25/2016 - 18:53

(VOVworld)- Vietnam’s export turnover with the Republic of Korea (RoK) in the first seven months of this year rose more than 10 percent on-year to over 18 billion USD.

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Wednesday August 24, 2016

Wednesday August 24, 2016

(VOVworld) - This week, we got an email from Arvid Husdal, a 49-year-old radio enthusiast from Kristiansand in the far south of Norway. He said his hobby is Dx-listening and...

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Welcome to Vietnam

Welcome to Vietnam

Welcome to Vietnam