Outstanding ethnic students from Lao Cai honored

Outstanding ethnic students from Lao Cai honored

8/19/2014 - 17:56

(VOVworld) – Vice President Nguyen Thi Doan has said the Party and government have promulgated many policies to facilitate the best possible conditions for ethnic students to study.

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Vietnam fosters cooperation with the Netherlands

Vietnam fosters cooperation with the Netherlands

8/19/2014 - 17:40

(VOVworld) - Vietnam attaches great importance to boosting friendship and opportunities for cooperation with the Netherlands, considering it an exemplary cooperative model between Vietnam and a European country.

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Deputy Prime Minister works with Central Military Party Committee on judicial reform

Deputy Prime Minister works with Central Military Party Committee on judicial reform

8/19/2014 - 17:34

(VOVworld) – Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc worked with the Central Military Party Committee on military judicial reform until 2020. He asked the committee to stream military investigation agencies in military zones and Hanoi in particular. The committee was also asked to adjust the investigating authority of military courts.

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President visits army corps 2

President visits army corps 2

8/19/2014 - 17:32

(VOVworld) – President Truong Tan Sang asked army corps 2 to enhance its heroic traditions and political will during a visit on Monday.

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Hanoi to host TPP talks in September

Hanoi to host TPP talks in September

8/19/2014 - 17:07

(VOVworld) - Negotiators from the 12 nations of the Trans-Pacific Partnership will meet in Hanoi early next month to discuss unresolved issues toward signing the pact.

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August revolution - resplendent landmark in Vietnam’s history

August revolution - resplendent landmark in Vietnam’s history

8/19/2014 - 17:05

(VOVworld) – Vietnam on Tuesday marked the 69th anniversary of the August Revolution during which the Vietnamese people rose up and seized back control of their country. The 1945 August Revolution was one of the most resplendent milestones in Vietnam’s history.

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US pledges additional help for Iraq

US pledges additional help for Iraq

8/19/2014 - 17:04

(VOVworld) – US President Barack Obama on Tuesday pledged continued support for Iraqi forces and will pursue a long-term strategy to deal with Islamic State (IS) insurgents.

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West African nations urged to control Ebola virus at border crossings

West African nations urged to control Ebola virus at border crossings

8/19/2014 - 17:01

(VOVworld) – The World Health Organization (WHO) on Monday urged Ebola-infected nations to strictly monitor arrivals at their border crossings to prevent the spread of the epidemic.

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Iran begins nuclear transparency steps

Iran begins nuclear transparency steps

8/19/2014 - 16:59

(VOVworld) - Iran has begun implementing transparency measures ahead of the August 25 deadline as it promised the International Atomic Energy Agency.

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Da Nang promotes its tourism in Russia

Da Nang promotes its tourism in Russia

8/19/2014 - 16:32

(VOVworld) – The Da Nang municipal People’s Committee and the Vietnamese embassy in Moscow launched a tourism promotion program in Moscow on Monday, hoping to break into the strong Russian tourism market

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Thailand’s NLA passes 2015 draft budget

Thailand’s NLA passes 2015 draft budget

8/19/2014 - 16:21

(VOVworld) – The Thai National Legislative Assembly passed Monday an 81-billion-USD draft budget Monday for fiscal year 2015.

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Public security ministry urged to fight crime

Public security ministry urged to fight crime

8/19/2014 - 16:21

(VOVworld) - Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc congratulated the Ministry of Public Security on its 69th anniversary on Monday.

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Hanoi casts 60 Saint Giong statues to mark Liberation Day

Hanoi casts 60 Saint Giong statues to mark Liberation Day

8/19/2014 - 15:50

(VOVworld) - 60 golden statues of Saint Giong will be cast in celebration of the 60th anniversary of Hanoi's Liberation Day.

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ASEAN marks its 47th anniversary

ASEAN marks its 47th anniversary

8/18/2014 - 18:45

(VOVworld) – A ceremony to mark the ASEAN’s 47th anniversary was held at the headquarters of the ASEAN Secretariat in Jakarta, Indonesia on Monday.

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President Truong Tan Sang receives Cambodia’s top legislator

President Truong Tan Sang receives Cambodia’s top legislator

8/18/2014 - 18:42

(VOVworld)- President Truong Tan Sang stressed that Vietnam always supported Cambodia as a prosperous country and an active ASEAN member.

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Wednesday, August 13 2014

Wednesday, August 13 2014

The village of Thanh Tien has been famous for its paper flowers for over 300 years. Like the people of Hue, Thanh Tien paper flowers have a simple, delicate beauty.

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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...