Malaysia transport chief optimistic in locating MH370

Malaysia transport chief optimistic in locating MH370

3/7/2015 - 15:22

(VOVworld) - Transport Minster Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai is cautiously optimistic in locating Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 which vanished in the southern Indian Ocean on March 8 last year.

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UN Security Council condemns chlorine weapons in Syria

UN Security Council condemns chlorine weapons in Syria

3/7/2015 - 15:19

(VOVworld) – The United Nations Security Council is due to vote on Friday on a US-drafted resolution to condemn the use of chlorine as a weapon in Syria and threaten to take action if such arms are used again in the conflict.

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EU chief protests arms supplies for Kiev

EU chief protests arms supplies for Kiev

3/7/2015 - 15:16

(VOVworld) – The European Union's foreign policy chief on Friday protested the US call to provide lethal, defensive weapons to Ukraine in its fight against separatists in the eastern region.

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Vietnam Laos Free Trade Agreement facilitates bilateral trade

Vietnam Laos Free Trade Agreement facilitates bilateral trade

3/6/2015 - 19:01

(VOVworld) - Vietnam and Laos have signed their free trade agreement in Vientiane.

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Diplomats conferred ambassador-level titles

Diplomats conferred ambassador-level titles

3/6/2015 - 18:35

(VOVworld) – President Truong Tan Sang has conferred ambassadorial-level titles to several senior diplomats in recognition of their contributions to Vietnam’s external activities, as well as national defense and development.

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Vietnam joins international efforts to tackle climate change

Vietnam joins international efforts to tackle climate change

3/6/2015 - 18:33

(VOVworld) – Vietnam has actively joined international efforts to address climate change.

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Exhibition: “Two sisters – two front lines”

Exhibition: “Two sisters – two front lines”

3/6/2015 - 18:28

(VOVworld) – An exhibition entitled “Two sisters – two frontlines” opened at the Vietnamese Women’s Museum in Hanoi on Friday, portraying how Vietnamese women fought and coped with the difficulties of wartime.

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UN calls for global actions on gender equality

UN calls for global actions on gender equality

3/6/2015 - 18:25

(VOVworld) - The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein highlighted on Thursday “the pressing need for women to participate in all discussions of strategic responses to extremist violence, to discrimination, and to deprivation of all kinds.”

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Russia concerned with US weapon supply to Ukraine

Russia concerned with US weapon supply to Ukraine

3/6/2015 - 18:21

(VOVworld) – Russia says plans by the United States to supply weapons to Kiev are seriously worrying as efforts intensify to reach a permanent peace in Ukraine.

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Whale worshipping festival opens in Da Nang city

Whale worshipping festival opens in Da Nang city

3/6/2015 - 18:18

(VOVworld) – The 2015 whale worshiping festival opened in Thanh Khe district, Da Nang city, to show local people’s gratitude to the sea and pray for favorable weather and luck in the new fishing season.

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ASEAN Women Entrepreneurs Forum 2015 turns opportunities into reality

ASEAN Women Entrepreneurs Forum 2015 turns opportunities into reality

3/6/2015 - 18:15

(VOVworld) – The 2015 ASEAN Women Entrepreneurs Forum took place on Friday under the theme “ASEAN Women Entrepreneurs in the context of the ASEAN Economic Community: Turning opportunities into reality”.

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Seminar highlights former leaders’ thoughts about a learning society

Seminar highlights former leaders’ thoughts about a learning society

3/6/2015 - 16:31

(VOVworld) – A seminar took place on Thursday to discuss the thoughts of former leaders - President Ho Chi Minh, Prime Minister Pham Van Dong, and General Vo Nguyen Giap – about a learning society and lifelong learning to expand knowledge and develop human resources.

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Vietnamese, Lao embassies gather in Beijing

Vietnamese, Lao embassies gather in Beijing

3/6/2015 - 16:28

(VOVworld) – Staff of the Vietnamese and Lao embassies in Beijing gathered on Thursday to enhance their coordination.

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Finland’s South Ostrobothnia seeks cooperation in agriculture, food safety

Finland’s South Ostrobothnia seeks cooperation in agriculture, food safety

3/6/2015 - 16:24

(VOVworld) - A delegation from Finland’s South Ostrobothnia region is in Ho Chi Minh city to seek cooperation in agriculture and food safety.

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Venezuela marks Hugo Chavez’s 2nd death anniversary

Venezuela marks Hugo Chavez’s 2nd death anniversary

3/6/2015 - 16:23

(VOVworld) – The Venezuelan government solemnly marked Thursday, the 2nd anniversary of the late President Hugo Chavez’s death, at Bolivar square in the capital Caracas where his tomb is situated.

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Wednesday March 25, 2015

Wednesday March 25, 2015

(VOVworld) - Have you looked at the weather forecast for Hanoi this week? It’s going to rain until next Thursday.

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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...