North Korea’s missile launches violate UN Resolution

North Korea’s missile launches violate UN Resolution

6/23/2016 - 16:12

(VOVworld) – North Korea’s missile launches violated the UN Resolution, said UN Security Council president Francois Delattre ahead of the Council’s closed-door meeting on Wednesday on North Korea’s firing of 2 objects, believed to be intermediate-range Musudan missiles

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Vietnam determined to remove interest groups from policy making

Vietnam determined to remove interest groups from policy making

6/23/2016 - 15:56

(VOVworld) – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc insisted on removing interest groups from affecting policymaking at a government meeting in Hanoi on Thursday.

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Vietnamese photos, films feature at cultural week in Slovakia

Vietnamese photos, films feature at cultural week in Slovakia

6/23/2016 - 8:49

(VOVworld) - A cultural week was held on June 20 in Blatislava, Slovakia to introduce Vietnam’s images and documentaries to international friends.

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Former MU footballers play friendly in HCM City

Former MU footballers play friendly in HCM City

6/23/2016 - 8:44

(VOVworld) - Two former stars from the world-acclaimed Manchester United club will arrive in Ho Chi Minh City on June 24 to play a friendly match with local artists, singers, and 20 young players.

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Vietnamese Ambassador to India joins celebration of International Yoga Day

Vietnamese Ambassador to India joins celebration of International Yoga Day

6/23/2016 - 8:38

(VOVworld) - Vietnamese Ambassador to India Ton Sinh Thanh stretched and bent along with more than 30,000 yoga practitioners at an outdoor session in New Delhi on June 21 to mark International Yoga Day.

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President receives foreign minister of Cambodia, ambassadors of Argentina, Myanmar

President receives foreign minister of Cambodia, ambassadors of Argentina, Myanmar

6/22/2016 - 19:16

(VOVworld) – On Wednesday in Hanoi, President Tran Dai Quang received visiting Cambodian Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation Prak Sokhonn.

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Vietnam, Cambodia strengthen bilateral ties

Vietnam, Cambodia strengthen bilateral ties

6/22/2016 - 18:43

(VOVworld)- On Wednesday, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc received Cambodian Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation Prak Sokhonn.

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NATO to strengthen cooperation with Israel

NATO to strengthen cooperation with Israel

6/22/2016 - 18:27

(VOVworld) – NATO is committed to increasing cooperation with Israel, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said on Tuesday while meeting Israeli President Reuven Rivlin at NATO headquarters in Brussels. Stoltenberg said that for more than 20 years, Israel has been a very active NATO partner through the Mediterranean dialogue, the only security forum that brings together NATO Allies with Israel...

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Libya’s anti-IS forces advance in Sirte

Libya’s anti-IS forces advance in Sirte

6/22/2016 - 18:24

(VOVworld) – Forces aligned with Libya’s unity government said they had made significant gains in residential districts of Sirte on Tuesday as they battled to oust Islamic State from its coastal stronghold. A spokesman for the government-backed brigades said they were securing 700 positions just south of central Sirte and had also gained ground to the west of the city...

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Promoting coordinated strength for external communications

Promoting coordinated strength for external communications

6/22/2016 - 18:10

(VOVworld) – The Steering Committee for External Communications has held a conference to review its previous 11th term and implement tasks for the next term.

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Cementing Vietnamese-Cambodian diplomatic ties

Cementing Vietnamese-Cambodian diplomatic ties

6/22/2016 - 18:08

(VOVworld) – Cambodia’s Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Prak Sokhonn, is on an official visit to Vietnam from June 21-23 at the invitation of Vietnamese Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh. At a meeting on Wednesday, the two Ministers agreed to work closely in preparing high-level visits by their leaders in the future.

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National Assembly Chairwoman works in Bac Kan

National Assembly Chairwoman works in Bac Kan

6/22/2016 - 18:06

(VOVworld) – National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan has worked with Bac Kan’s authorities on the socio-economic situation and implementation of the national target program on building new rural areas.

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Photo exhibition on Vietnam four decades after war

Photo exhibition on Vietnam four decades after war

6/22/2016 - 18:06

(VOVworld)- An Irishman has captured the life of the Vietnamese people 40 years after the war in photos that are on display in the central province of Quang Tri.

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An Giang marks 77th founding anniversary of Hoa Hao Buddhism

An Giang marks 77th founding anniversary of Hoa Hao Buddhism

6/22/2016 - 18:04

(VOVworld)- A ceremony to mark the 77th founding anniversary of Hoa Hao Buddhism (1939-2016) was held in Phu My town, Phu Tan district, the Mekong Delta province of An Giang on Wednesday.

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Diplomats to foster Vietnam’s relations with foreign countries

Diplomats to foster Vietnam’s relations with foreign countries

6/22/2016 - 18:03

(VOVworld)- Vietnamese diplomats overseas are asked to continue promoting investment, culture and tourism cooperation as well as diplomatic relations between Vietnam and their host countries.

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Truong Sa, Hoang Sa spotlighted in Lam Dong exhibition

Truong Sa, Hoang Sa spotlighted in Lam Dong exhibition

6/22/2016 - 17:14

(VOVworld) – An exhibition of historical evidence proving Vietnam’s sovereignty over Hoang Sa (Paracel) and Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelagos opened in Da Lat city, Lam Dong province, on Tuesday.

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Vietnam saves over 330 million USD from tax reforms

Vietnam saves over 330 million USD from tax reforms

6/22/2016 - 17:14

(VOVworld) –Tax reforms have reduced 78 percent of the average time consumption on tax procedures and saved over 330 million USD for tax payers.

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Art performances of Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia, Myanmar and Thailand

Art performances of Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia, Myanmar and Thailand

6/22/2016 - 17:12

(VOVworld) – The 2016 art festival of Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia, Myanmar and Thailand will take place next month in Quang Tri province.

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British Prime Minister David Cameron calls for Remain vote

British Prime Minister David Cameron calls for Remain vote

6/22/2016 - 17:11

(VOVworld) – British Prime Minister David Cameron urged British to vote to remain in the European Union, 2 days before a referendum on Breixt.

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Indonesia to sink some 30 foreign vessels for illegal fishing

Indonesia to sink some 30 foreign vessels for illegal fishing

6/22/2016 - 17:09

(VOVworld) – Minister of Marine Affairs and Fisheries Susi Pudjiastuti said on Tuesday that Indonesia will sink at least 30 foreign vessels detained for conducting illegal fishing in the Indonesian waters.

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Wednesday July 12, 2016

Wednesday July 12, 2016

(VOVworld) - Northern Vietnam is in the middle of its summer, which is also the rainy season. Here in Hanoi, we are experiencing intervals of extremely hot days and torrential...

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Welcome to Vietnam

Welcome to Vietnam