Ukraine’s Prime Minister resigns

Ukraine’s Prime Minister resigns

7/25/2014 - 16:01

(VOVworld) – Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk announced Thursday his resignation at Ukraine’s Parliament, after criticizing politicians for not approving Energy and Budgetary bills, which were to finance the army.

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The US to strengthen ties with new Indonesian government

The US to strengthen ties with new Indonesian government

7/25/2014 - 15:57

(VOVworld) – US President Barack Obama has conveyed his congratulations to Indonesian President-elect Joko Widodo, hoping to strengthen ties with the new Indonesian government.

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Air Algerie flight AH5017 wreckage found in Mali

Air Algerie flight AH5017 wreckage found in Mali

7/25/2014 - 15:55

(VOVworld)- The wreckage of Air Algérie flight AH5017 from Burkina Faso to Algeria has been discovered in Gossi, Mali, about 50km from the Burkina Faso border.

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Senior leaders pay tribute to fallen soldiers

 Senior leaders pay tribute to fallen soldiers

7/25/2014 - 15:54

(VOV) - A high-level Party and State delegation laid a wreath and offered incense to commemorate fallen soldiers at the Monument to Heroic Martyrs on Hanoi’s Bac Son street on Friday.

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Indian seminar marks 60 years of Geneva Accords

Indian seminar marks 60 years of Geneva Accords

7/25/2014 - 15:51

(VOVworld) - The signing of the Geneva Accords created a firm legal foundation for the Vietnamese people’s struggle for national liberation and unification, said the Vietnamese Ambassador to India, Nguyen Thanh Tan, at a seminar held in New Delhi on Thursday to mark the 60th anniversary of the agreement.

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China’s activities in Hoang Sa and Truong Sa archipelagoes are illegal and invalid

China’s activities in Hoang Sa and Truong Sa archipelagoes are illegal and invalid

7/24/2014 - 19:29

(VOVworld) - Vietnamese Foreign Ministry spokesman has once again upheld Vietnam’s indisputable sovereignty over Hoang Sa and Truong Sa archipelagos. Spokesman Le Hai Binh told the press in Hanoi on Thursday that all China’s activities in the two archipelagos are illegal and invalid. He was answering questions on Vietnam’s response to China’s dredging of a 1.7 kilometer channel around Duy...

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Ho Chi Minh City focuses on inflation control and demand boost

Ho Chi Minh City focuses on inflation control and demand boost

7/24/2014 - 19:25

(VOVworld) - Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee has reviewed the municipal socio-economic development and security on the year.

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Algeria airliner lost contact in African sky

Algeria airliner lost contact in African sky

7/24/2014 - 19:06

(VOVworld) - Algeria's national airline, Air Algerie, says it has lost contact with one of its planes flying from Burkina Faso to Algiers across the Sahara. Contact was lost about 50 minutes after take-off from Ouagadougou, the airline said.

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Hamas leader ready for a humanitarian ceasefire in Gaza

Hamas leader ready for a humanitarian ceasefire in Gaza

7/24/2014 - 19:03

(VOVworld) - Hamas leader Khaled Meshaal, who is living in exile in Qatar, said on Wednesday he is ready for a truce in Gaza to create conditions for humanitarian activities in Gaza strip.

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ASEAN-EU Foreign Ministers strongly criticize the MH17 downing

ASEAN-EU Foreign Ministers strongly criticize the MH17 downing

7/24/2014 - 18:54

(VOVworld) – In a joint statement by the ASEAN-EU Foreign Ministerial Conference in Brussels, ministers praised the UN Security Council’s Resolution 2166 on July 21 on the downing of the Malaysia Airline MH17 flight in Donetsk, eastern Ukraine.

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7-month CPI sees lowest rise in 13 years

7-month CPI sees lowest rise in 13 years

7/24/2014 - 18:46

(VOVworld) The consumer price index (CPI) in July rose only 0.23 percent on the previous month, driving the seven-month figure up 1.62 percent, the lowest increase in 13 years.

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Vietnam-Australia enhance multi-faceted cooperation

Vietnam-Australia enhance multi-faceted cooperation

7/24/2014 - 18:44

(VOVworld) – The Australian State of Victoria attaches importance to developing relations with Vietnam and its localities, primarily in economics, trade, investment and education.

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US lifts bans on its flights to Israel

US lifts bans on its flights to Israel

7/24/2014 - 18:40

(VOVworld) - The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has lifted its ban on US flights in and out of Israel, which the agency had imposed over concerns about the risk of planes being hit by Hamas rockets, as of Wednesday.

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2014 Glasgow Commonwealth Games kicks off

2014 Glasgow Commonwealth Games kicks off

7/24/2014 - 18:31

(VOVworld) – The 20th Commonwealth Games opened in Glasgow on Wednesday with the participation of 6500 athletes from 71 countries and territories.

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Netherlands holds solemn ceremony for plane crash victims

Netherlands holds solemn ceremony for plane crash victims

7/24/2014 - 18:28

(VOVworld) – A solemn ceremony was held in the Netherlands on Wednesday to mourn for victims of the Malaysian airliner MH17 downed in eastern Ukraine on July 17th.

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7/26/2014

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Wednesday July 23, 2014

Wednesday July 23, 2014

(VOVworld) - As a coastal country, Vietnam has frequently been affected by storms and floods. But in recent years, storms have increased in intensity and frequency due to global climate...

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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...