Rifle, bladed weapons found in Antwerp car

Rifle, bladed weapons found in Antwerp car

3/24/2017 - 17:18

(VOVworld) – A Belgian federal prosecutor said Belgian security forces found a rifle and bladed weapons in a car driven by a Frenchman who tried to ram a crowd on Thursday in the port city of Antwerp.

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UN condemns North Korea ballistic missile launch and engine test

UN condemns North Korea ballistic missile launch and engine test

3/24/2017 - 17:14

(VOVworld) –The UN Security Council on Thursday strongly condemned North Korea's latest ballistic missile launch and engine test as "grave" violations of UN sanctions.

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EU summons Turkish ambassador over Erdogan comments

EU summons Turkish ambassador over Erdogan comments

3/24/2017 - 17:12

(VOVworld) – The European Union on Thursday summoned the Turkish ambassador to explain comments by President Tayyip Erdogan that Europeans will not be able to walk safely on the streets if they keep up their current attitude toward Ankara.

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Handbook on Vietnamese market released in Czech Republic

Handbook on Vietnamese market released in Czech Republic

3/24/2017 - 17:09

(VOVworld) – A handbook on the Vietnamese market in the Czech language has been released by the Vietnamese Embassy in Pragueto promote investment, trade, and tourism cooperation between the two countries.

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Poland warns it may not adopt EU’s Rome Declaration

Poland warns it may not adopt EU’s Rome Declaration

3/24/2017 - 17:05

(VOVworld) – Polish Prime Minister Beata Szydlo said Poland may not accept the Rome Declaration, which will declare the EU’s actions after the UK’s departure, if the document does not deal with the issues that Warsaw considers important.

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UK police identify London terror attacker

UK police identify London terror attacker

3/24/2017 - 16:59

(VOVworld) – UK police identified Khalid Masood as the attacker who killed 5 people near the House of Parliament before being shot dead, the Reuters news agency reported on Thursday.

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Vietnam, Ukraine celebrate 25th anniversary of diplomatic ties

Vietnam, Ukraine celebrate 25th anniversary of diplomatic ties

3/24/2017 - 16:50

(VOVworld) – The Vietnamese Embassy in Ukraine hosted a banquet in Kharkov city on Wednesday to mark the 25th anniversary of Vietnam-Ukraine diplomatic relations (January 23, 1992-2017).

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Exhibition on Hoang Sa and Truong Sa opens in Hai Phong

Exhibition on Hoang Sa and Truong Sa opens in Hai Phong

3/24/2017 - 16:46

(VOVworld) – An exhibit called “Vietnam’s Hoang Sa (Paracel) and Truong Sa (Spratly) Archipelagoes – Historical and legal evidence” opened on Friday on Bach Long Vy island, Hai Phong City.

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Israeli President Reuven Rivlin visits Ho Chi Minh City

Israeli President Reuven Rivlin visits Ho Chi Minh City

3/23/2017 - 19:22

(VOVworld) - Israeli President Reuven Rivlin met Ho Chi Minh City People's Committee Chairman Nguyen Thanh Phong on Thursday.

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Vietnam, Cuba seek stronger cooperation

Vietnam, Cuba seek stronger cooperation

3/23/2017 - 19:19

(VOVworld)- On Thursday, Party leader Nguyen Phu Trong received a delegation of the Ministry of Cuban Revolutionary Armed Forces led by its Minister Senior Lieutenant General Leopoldo Cintra Frias.

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Boao Forum for Asia opens to discuss globalization and free trade

Boao Forum for Asia opens to discuss globalization and free trade

3/23/2017 - 19:14

(VOVworld) - The Boao Forum For Asia Annual Conference opened in China’s Boao, Hainan province, on Thursday.

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NA Chairwoman receives WB’s CEO

NA Chairwoman receives WB’s CEO

3/23/2017 - 18:53

(VOVworld) – National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan has praised the World Bank for supporting Vietnam in approximately 170 projects.

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Enhancing Vietnam-Singapore strategic partnership

Enhancing Vietnam-Singapore strategic partnership

3/23/2017 - 18:52

(VOVworld) - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and visiting Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong have agreed to foster strategic trust, promote cooperation in integration and further deepen the strategic partnership between the two countries.

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Vietnamese leaders receive Singaporean Prime Minister

Vietnamese leaders receive Singaporean Prime Minister

3/23/2017 - 18:50

(VOVworld) - President Tran Dai Quang on Thursday discussed with visiting Singaporean Prime MInister Lee Hsien Loong ways to enhance Vietnam-Singapore economic, trade and investment partnerships.

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The global coalition against IS commits long-term cooperation

The global coalition against IS commits long-term cooperation

3/23/2017 - 18:48

(VOVworld) – Foreign Ministers and high-ranking representatives of more than 60 countries gathered in Washington for a summit of the coalition fighting the Islamic State.

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World leaders condemn London terrorist attack

World leaders condemn London terrorist attack

3/23/2017 - 18:44

(VOVworld) – Leaders of many countries have condemned the attack outside the UK Parliament in London on Wednesday, which killed 3 people and injured 40 others.

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Vietnam’s activities at LIMA 2017, Malaysia

Vietnam’s activities at LIMA 2017, Malaysia

3/23/2017 - 17:56

(VOVworld) – Malaysian Deputy Defence Minister Mohd Johari bin Baharom told Vietnamese Deputy Defence Minister Phan Van Giang at a meeting on Thursday that the two countries have great potential to cooperate in the defence industry as both want to modernize their army.

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Poland opposes a two-speed Europe

Poland opposes a two-speed Europe

3/23/2017 - 17:31

(VOVworld) - A two-speed Europe would be a recipe for disaster, division, and separation, Polish Foreign Minister Witold Waszczykowski said on Wednesday.

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Sept. 11 families sue Saudi Arabia

Sept. 11 families sue Saudi Arabia

3/23/2017 - 17:28

(VOVworld) - Hundreds of relatives of victims killed in the Sept. 11 terror attack have filed a lawsuit against Saudi Arabia in the federal court of Manhattan.

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East Sea security conference held in Poland

East Sea security conference held in Poland

3/23/2017 - 17:23

(VOVworld) - Maintaining security in the East Sea plays a very important role in ensuring freedom of navigation and maintaining trade among the countries of the world.

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Wednesday April 26, 2017

Wednesday April 26, 2017

(VOVworld) - Summer is coming around and it’s getting hotter in the northern part of Vietnam. The average temperature now ranges from 25 to 30DC. I enjoy this pleasant weather.

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Vietnamese "Ao dai" promoted in South Korea

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(VOVworld) - It’s freezing cold during winter in South Korea. But the harsh weather cannot keep Vietnamese women there from wearing “Ao dai” – the traditional Vietnamese long dress, which...