Vietnam, Laos boost inspection cooperation

Vietnam, Laos boost inspection cooperation

8/3/2015 - 18:23

(VOVworld)- On Monday, the Deputy Chief Judge of Vietnam’s Supreme People’s Court Bui Ngoc Hoa received in Hanoi his Lao counterpart Kham Pha Seng Dara. The two officials agreed to further promote cooperation between the two People’s Courts, continue to exchange experiences and maintain the visits of court leaders.

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Iran confident in nuclear deal

Iran confident in nuclear deal

8/3/2015 - 18:22

(VOVworld) – Iran’s landmark nuclear deal will help ease political tensions in a volatile region and bring an end to crisis, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said in a televised speech on Sunday.

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UN agrees on sustainable development plan

UN agrees on sustainable development plan

8/3/2015 - 18:21

(VOVworld) - Negotiators from 193 UN member states agreed on Sunday on a draft blueprint for sustainable development that will last until 2030.

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Collecting recommendations to draft revision of the Criminal Code

Collecting recommendations to draft revision of the Criminal Code

8/3/2015 - 18:21

(VOVworld) – The National Assembly’s Judicial Committee held a seminar to gather recommendations on the draft revision of the Criminal Code on Monday. Chaired by NA Deputy Chairman Uong Chu Luu, the seminar discussed the removal of the death penalty for opportunistic crimes including embezzlement of public property and taking bribes.

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Strategic dialogue between US and Egypt

Strategic dialogue between US and Egypt

8/3/2015 - 17:24

(VOVworld) – US Secretary of State John Kerry and Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shukri held the first bilateral strategic dialogue since 2009 on Sunday.

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Debris found on Reunion Island is part of Boeing 777 wing

Debris found on Reunion Island is part of Boeing 777 wing

8/3/2015 - 17:19

(VOVworld) – Malaysia said on Sunday that the debris discovered on France’s Reunion Island has been identified as part of a Boeing 777, the same model as Malaysian Airlines flight, MH370, which vanished last year.

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Germany’s ruling party retains majority

Germany’s ruling party retains majority

8/3/2015 - 17:07

(VOVworld) – The coalition of Germany’s Christian Democrats (CDU) and the Christian Social Union (CSU) is at its highest level in the past 10 years.

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Nigeria frees 178 hostages held by Boko Haram

Nigeria frees 178 hostages held by Boko Haram

8/3/2015 - 16:48

(VOVworld) - The Nigerian army freed 178 people held by Boko Haram militants during a regional offensive near Aulari about 70km south of Maiduguri, the biggest town in northeast Nigeria.a

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Egypt’s President signs revised election law

Egypt’s President signs revised election law

8/3/2015 - 16:46

(VOVworld) – This week Egypt's President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi signed into law election-related legislation, paving the way to setting a date for a long-delayed parliamentary election.

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Vietnam Tax Administration marks 70th anniversary

Vietnam Tax Administration marks 70th anniversary

8/3/2015 - 16:44

(VOVworld) – Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Van Ninh hailed Vietnam’s Tax Administration’s achievements over the past years at a ceremony held on Monday in Hanoi to mark the Administration’s 70th anniversary.

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Northern provinces address flood aftermath

Northern provinces address flood aftermath

8/3/2015 - 16:36

(VOVworld) – Quang Ninh authorities have been urged to do their best to ensure stable conditions for local people affected by heavy rainfalls and floods.

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14 Vietnamese to compete in 43rd World Skills Competition

14 Vietnamese to compete in 43rd World Skills Competition

8/3/2015 - 16:33

(VOVworld) – Vietnam will send 14 contestants to the 43rd World Skills Competition, which will take place in Sao Paulo, Brazil, from August 5-17.

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2015 Golden Lotus Bud award honors short films and documentaries

2015 Golden Lotus Bud award honors short films and documentaries

8/3/2015 - 16:20

(VOVworld) – The short documentary “For Mr. Dieu” won two awards at the 2015 Golden Lotus Buds award ceremony that took place on Sunday in Hanoi.

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Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper calls for general election

Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper calls for general election

8/3/2015 - 16:19

(VOVworld) – Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper dissolved Parliament on Sunday, and calling for a general election on October 19.

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Art performance marks Day for AO/ dioxin victims

Art performance marks Day for AO/ dioxin victims

8/3/2015 - 16:16

(VOVworld) – An art-performance caleld “Joining hands to ease the pain of Agent Orange/dioxin” took place on Sunday in Ho Chi Minh City in anticipation of the Day for Vietnamese AO/ dioxin victims on August 10th.

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Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

A: We’d like to say hello today to Mogire Machuki of Kenya. In an email to VOV this week, he wrote: “Greetings from Kisii Kenya, my pleasure connecting with VOV,...

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Hoi An Ancient Town Vietnam-Vietnam Tourism

Hoi An Ancient Town Vietnam-Vietnam Tourism

Hoi An Ancient Town Vietnam-Vietnam Tourism