Lam Dong province hosts a trade and tourism promotion conference

Lam Dong province hosts a trade and tourism promotion conference

4/4/2015 - 17:23

(VOVworld) - Lam Dong province and the associations of Vietnamese goods promotion and Hanoi’s businesses have jointly held an event to promote trade, investment and tourism.

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National tourism week opens in Thanh Hoa province

National tourism week opens in Thanh Hoa province

4/4/2015 - 17:19

(VOVworld) - The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism has launched the national tourism week in Thanh Hoa province. Under theme “connecting world heritages”, the opening ceremony featured local dances and folk singing as well as a procession of Dong Son bronze drums.

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Son La: investment promotion conference for the northwest

Son La: investment promotion conference for the northwest

4/4/2015 - 17:17

(VOVworld) - An investment promotion conference for the northwest opened in Moc Chau district, Son La province on Saturday. Managers, scientists and businesses exchanged views on policies to improve the investment climate.

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Vietnam Lawyers Association marks its 60th anniversary

Vietnam Lawyers Association marks its 60th anniversary

4/4/2015 - 17:14

(VOVworld) – Under the leadership of the Communist Party of Vietnam over the past 60 years, generations of lawyers have contributed to national development.

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Japan kicks off local elections

Japan kicks off local elections

4/4/2015 - 17:13

(VOVworld) – Official campaigning kicked off Friday for 41 prefectures' and 17 major cities' assemblies across Japan, part of the quadrennial unified local elections.

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Vietnam folk singing festival for the Central Highlands opens

Vietnam folk singing festival for the Central Highlands opens

4/4/2015 - 17:12

(VOVworld) - More than 70 artists from Central Highland ethnic groups have performed at the opening ceremony of the regional folk singing festival in Kon Tum province.

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Possible “trade war” between France and Italy

Possible “trade war” between France and Italy

4/4/2015 - 17:06

(VOVworld) – Trade relations between Italy and France are likely strained after the French government announced on Friday a ban on imports of vegetables from the southern Puglia region because of a bacterial outbreak.

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Countries continue to evacuate citizens from Yemen

Countries continue to evacuate citizens from Yemen

4/4/2015 - 17:05

(VOVworld) - A Turkish Navy ship has evacuated 55 Turks stranded in war-torn Yemen, Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu said on Friday.

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Al-Shabab warns of new attacks against Kenya

Al-Shabab warns of new attacks against Kenya

4/4/2015 - 17:02

(VOVworld) - The Somali terrorist group al-Shabaab on Friday warned of new attacks in Kenya, a day after it attacked Moi university campus in Garissa, killing 147 people.

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Seminar on Environmentally, Socially Responsible Tourism opens in Hanoi

Seminar on Environmentally, Socially Responsible Tourism opens in Hanoi

4/4/2015 - 17:00

(VOVworld) - Delegates hailed the important role of cultural heritages in promoting tourism and creating benefits for society at a seminar held in Hanoi on Saturday by Vietnam Tourism Administration in cooperation with the EU-funded Environmentally and Socially Responsible Tourism Capacity Development Program (ESRT).

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Germany, France, Poland call for Common European Security and Defense Policy

Germany, France, Poland call for Common European Security and Defense Policy

4/4/2015 - 16:59

(VOVworld) – Foreign Ministers of Poland, Germany, and France, sent on Friday a joint letter to EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini, calling for a Common European Security and Defense Policy.

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Vietnam to host ASEAN Folk Music Festival 2015

Vietnam to host ASEAN Folk Music Festival 2015

4/4/2015 - 16:56

(VOVworld) - The ASEAN traditional music festival 2015 titled "Connecting the World Heritage" will take place in Thanh Hoa Province from August 1st-8th.

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Different opinions on framework agreement between Iran and P5+1

Different opinions on framework agreement between Iran and P5+1

4/4/2015 - 16:50

(VOVworld) – The international community has responded differently to a historical framework agreement signed on Thursday between Iran and P5+1 which includes Britain, the US, Russia, France, China, and Germany.

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Great Spring Victory in 1975: the power of national reunification will and aspiration for peace

Great Spring Victory in 1975: the power of national reunification will and aspiration for peace

4/3/2015 - 19:12

(VOVworld) - Ho Chi Minh City has hosted a workshop reviewing the importance of the Great Spring Victory in 1975.

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Prime Minister directs the implementation of health and social insurance policies

Prime Minister directs the implementation of health and social insurance policies

4/3/2015 - 19:09

(VOVworld) - The Prime Minister has called for better enforcement of health and social insurance policies to ensure a capable social welfare system.

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4/28/2015

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Wednesday April 22, 2015

Wednesday April 22, 2015

A: Hanoi is moving from spring into summer. A few days ago the daytime temperature rose to 37DC. An overnight shower cooled things off a bit and we are now...

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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...