Hanoi ceremony marks Germany’s Unity Day

Hanoi ceremony marks Germany’s Unity Day

10/1/2014 - 15:06

(VOVworld) - The Vietnam-Germany Friendship Association held a ceremony in Hanoi on Tuesday to celebrate Germany’s 24th Unity Day on October 3.

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EU keeps Russia sanctions

EU keeps Russia sanctions

10/1/2014 - 15:03

(VOVworld) - The European Union on Tuesday decided to keep in place economic sanctions on Russia over the Ukrainian crisis.

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Workshop to mark Hanoi’s 60th Liberation Day

Workshop to mark Hanoi’s 60th Liberation Day

10/1/2014 - 14:15

(VOVworld) – A workshop to review Hanoi’s achievements, opportunities, and development will be held on Friday to mark the 60th anniversary of Hanoi’s Liberation Day, October 10.

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Israel, Syria warn threats from Islamic jihadists

Israel, Syria warn threats from Islamic jihadists

9/30/2014 - 18:45

(VOVworld) - The 69th session of the UN General Assembly in New York on Monday delivered a message warning the world about Islamic jihadists’ ambitions to conquer the world.

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“Occupy Central” movement disrupts Hong Kong traffic

“Occupy Central” movement disrupts Hong Kong traffic

9/30/2014 - 18:43

(VOVworld) – The “Occupy Central” movement in China’s Hong Kong Special Administrative Region has closed schools and disrupted traffic in many places.

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ASEAN condemns violence in Iraq, Syria

ASEAN condemns violence in Iraq, Syria

9/30/2014 - 18:40

(VOVworld) – ASEAN countries condemned and expressed concern over escalating violence caused by terrorists and extremists in Iraq and Syria.

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Vietnamese leaders’ congratulations on China’s 65th National Day

Vietnamese leaders’ congratulations on China’s 65th National Day

9/30/2014 - 18:20

(VOVworld) – Senior Vietnamese leaders sent their congratulations to Chinese leaders on Tuesday on the occasion of China’s 65th National day on October 1.

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China’s National Day marked in Hanoi

China’s National Day marked in Hanoi

9/30/2014 - 18:14

(VOVworld) - Deputy Prime Minister Vu Van Ninh lauded China’s achievements over the past 65 years and said he believes China will reap greater success in the cause of reform and building socialism with Chinese characteristics. He made the statement at an event organized the Chinese Embassy in Hanoi on September 29 to ma

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President Sang receives Vice President of Japan’s International Friendship Exchange Council

President Sang receives Vice President of Japan’s International Friendship Exchange Council

9/30/2014 - 18:04

(VOVworld) – President Truong Tan Sang received Nakagaki Yoshihiko, Vice President of the International Friendship Exchange Council of Japan (FEC), in Hanoi on Tuesday. Nakagaki Yoshihiko is also President of the Viet Nam Cultural and Economic Exchange Committee.

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Former Party Chief receives 65-year Party membership badge

Former Party Chief receives 65-year Party membership badge

9/30/2014 - 18:03

(VOVworld)-The General Department of Politics on Tuesday hosted a ceremony honouring former Party General Secretary Le Kha Phieu with the 65-year Party membership badge - a noble Party and State award for his positive contributions to national construction and defence.

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Vietnam accelerates poverty reduction toward sustainability by 2020

Vietnam accelerates poverty reduction toward sustainability by 2020

9/30/2014 - 17:58

(VOVworld) – A seminar was held in Ho Chi Minh City on Tuesday to speed up poverty reduction toward sustainability and set directions for policy reform on social support by 2020.

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Vietnamese Deputy PM, Foreign Minister visits Canada

Vietnamese Deputy PM, Foreign Minister visits Canada

9/30/2014 - 17:55

(VOVworld) - Vietnam and Canada agreed to boost their cooperation in a number of areas in which Canada excels and Vietnam has a demand for, including economics and trade, science and technology, and education and training.

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More efforts needed to support poor ethnic minorities

More efforts needed to support poor ethnic minorities

9/30/2014 - 17:49

(VOVworld) – Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has called for efforts to fulfill development targets set for this year and the 2011-2015 period. Closing the government monthly meeting for September on Tuesday, he asked ministries and localities to make the most of available resources to develop industry, agriculture, services, and infrastructure, promote trade, and boost exports.

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Economic Commission urged to better consultations to the Party

Economic Commission urged to better consultations to the Party

9/30/2014 - 17:47

(VOVworld) – President Truong Tan Sang held discussions on Tuesday with leaders of the Party Central Committee’s Economic Commission economic and growth model restructuring. He asked the Commission to strengthen its consultations with the Party to help the country achieve sustainable growth and boost international integration.

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Strengthened Vietnam-RoK strategic partnership

Strengthened Vietnam-RoK strategic partnership

9/30/2014 - 17:45

(VOVworld) – Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong granted an interview to the news agency Yonhap prior to his 4-day state visit to the Republic of Korea beginning on Wednesday. He said relations between the two countries had advanced significantly in many areas, particularly since the Vietnam-Republic of Korea strategic partnership was established 5 years ago.

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Wednesday October 15,2014

Wednesday October 15,2014

A: Vietnamese women have always played an important role in Vietnam's history. When we talk about heroic Vietnamese women, we often think of the Trung sisters, Trung Trac and Trung...

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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...