EU seeks to reduce energy dependence on Russia

EU seeks to reduce energy dependence on Russia

3/5/2015 - 16:50

(VOVworld) - The EU took a step Wednesday to reduce its energy dependence on Russia.

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US admits obstacles remain in Iran nuclear talks

US admits obstacles remain in Iran nuclear talks

3/5/2015 - 16:45

(VOVworld) – There remain major differences and important choices that need to be made, US Secretary of State John Kerry said Wednesday after a three-day nuclear negotiation with Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif.

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China’s 12th National People’s Congress opens 3rd session

China’s 12th National People’s Congress opens 3rd session

3/5/2015 - 16:40

(VOVworld) – China’s 3rd plenary session of the 12th National People Congress opened in Beijing on Thursday to discuss a range of important policies regarding China’s economic direction.

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U.S Senate fails to override Obama's Keystone XL veto

 U.S Senate fails to override Obama's Keystone XL veto

3/5/2015 - 16:35

(VOVworld)- Republicans have failed to muster enough votes to overrule U.S President Barack Obama's recent veto of a bill that would have approved the Keystone XL pipeline.

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Festival to honor Tran dynasty’s contributions

Festival to honor Tran dynasty’s contributions

3/5/2015 - 16:29

(VOVworld) - Tran Temple’s “seal opening” ceremony took place in the northern province of Nam Dinh on Wednesday or the 14th day of the first lunar month, attracting people from across Vietnam.

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Japan lodges protest over claims of China websites regarding Senkaku Islands

Japan lodges protest over claims of China websites regarding Senkaku Islands

3/5/2015 - 16:26

(VOVworld) - Japan lodged a protest with China for launching Japanese and English versions of websites claiming China's sovereignty over the Senkaku Islands in the East China Sea, a top Japanese government spokesman said Wednesday.

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Nghe An province helps foreign investors tackle difficulties

Nghe An province helps foreign investors tackle difficulties

3/5/2015 - 16:26

(VOVworld) – National Assembly Chairman Nguyen Sinh Hung met with investors on Wednesday in Nghe An province to work out measures to overcome investment difficulties.

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Cuba and the EU start third round of negotiation

Cuba and the EU start third round of negotiation

3/5/2015 - 15:35

(VOVworld) – On Wednesday, Cuba and the European Union started a third round of negotiations on political dialogue and cooperation.

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Promoting SOEs’ role in national economy

Promoting SOEs’ role in national economy

3/4/2015 - 18:30

(VOVworld)- A seminar on the new role of state-owned enterprises in the national economy and lessons learned for Vietnam took place in Hanoi on Wednesday. The event was organized by the Ministry of Planning and Investment and the Office of former UK Prime Minister Tony Blair.

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Government determined to accelerate health insurance for all

Government determined to accelerate health insurance for all

3/4/2015 - 18:24

(VOVworld) - The Ministry of Health and Vietnam Social Insurance reported to the Government on Wednesday the implementation of the Law on Health Insurance and the Project on Ensuring Health Insurance for all until 2020.

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Mass media honors outstanding prestigious people and religious dignitaries

Mass media honors outstanding prestigious people and religious dignitaries

3/4/2015 - 17:55

(VOVworld) – On Wednesday, the Central Highlands Steering Committee worked with media agencies to honor the prestigious ethnic people and religious dignitaries of the Central Highlands region.

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Criticism from US Democrats over Benjamin Netanyahu’s speech at US Congress

3/4/2015 - 17:51

(VOVworld) – Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu delivered a speech at the US Congress on Tuesday criticising Iran’s nuclear program, calling the agreement between Iran and the P5+1 a “bad deal.”

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FDI enterprises want Ho Chi Minh city to improve infrastructure

FDI enterprises want Ho Chi Minh city to improve infrastructure

3/4/2015 - 17:50

(VOVworld) – Ho Chi Minh city greatly appreciate the role of foreign direct invested enterprises in promoting the city’s economic development.

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US Republicans push Iran bill

US Republicans push Iran bill

3/4/2015 - 17:48

(VOVworld) – US Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said on Tuesday that the Senate would begin a debate next week on bill that would require President Barack Obama to submit any final nuclear deal with Iran for Congress’s approval.

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UNSC passes sanctions against South Sudanese warring factions

UNSC passes sanctions against South Sudanese warring factions

3/4/2015 - 17:46

(VOVworld) – The UN Security Council on Tuesday unanimously adopted a resolution imposing sanctions on South Sudan’s warring factions.

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Wednesday, March 4, 2015

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

A: Mitul Kansal sent us a multi-page entry showing his understanding of Vietnam through VOV broadcasts and his love for VOV. Mitul wrote: “VOV has inspired me to view things...

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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...