Promoting gender equality, a top priority of IPU 132

Promoting gender equality, a top priority of IPU 132

3/28/2015 - 15:21

(VOVworld) – The 21st Meeting of Women Parliamentarians opened in Hanoi on Saturday as part of IPU 132. National Assembly Chairman Nguyen Sinh Hung, National Assembly vice chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan, IPU President Saber Chowdhury and IPU Secretary General Martin Chungong and 200 IPU women parliamentarians attended the event.

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US Congress supports relations with Vietnam

US Congress supports relations with Vietnam

3/28/2015 - 15:20

(VOV) – Representatives of the US Foreign Affairs Congressional Staff Association (FACSA have told Vietnamese Ambassador Pham Quang Vinh that the US Congress would continue to back further development of bilateral relations for mutual benefit aiming to elevate the comprehensive partnership to a higher level.

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Meeting in Da Nang to mark 40th anniversary of liberation

Meeting in Da Nang to mark 40th anniversary of liberation

3/28/2015 - 15:18

(VOVworld) – Da Nang held a ceremony on Saturday to mark the 40th anniversary of its liberation on March 29. In 40 years the city has become a leading city in the central region.

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80th anniversary of Vietnam’s Militia and Self Defense Day

80th anniversary of Vietnam’s Militia and Self Defense Day

3/28/2015 - 15:17

(VOVworld) – The Ministry of National Defense held a ceremony in Hanoi on Saturday to mark the 80th anniversary of Vietnam’s Militia and Self Defense Day March 28.

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Ireland to tighten ties with Vietnam

Ireland to tighten ties with Vietnam

3/28/2015 - 15:16

(VOVworld) - President of the Republic of Ireland Michael Daniel Higgins said he is seeking to boost the multi-faceted cooperation and friendship with Vietnam, notably in environmentally-friendly and advanced technology.

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PM, NA Chairman greet German Parliament President

PM, NA Chairman greet German Parliament President

3/28/2015 - 15:14

(VOVworld) - On Friday Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung received President of the German Parliament Norbert Lammert, who is attending IPU 132 in Hanoi.

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UN Security Council holds Libya arms embargo in place

UN Security Council holds Libya arms embargo in place

3/28/2015 - 15:14

(VOVworld) – The 15-member UN Security Council unanimously adopted a resolution on Friday to step up the fight against Islamic extremists in Libya but without lifting the arms embargo.

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Party leader, President receive Cambodia’s National Assembly speaker

Party leader, President receive Cambodia’s National Assembly speaker

3/28/2015 - 15:11

(VOVworld) – Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong received Cambodia’s National Assembly Chairman Samdech Heng Samrin in Hanoi on Saturday, who is in Vietnam to attend IPU 132.

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European countries: new aviation safety regulations changed

European countries: new aviation safety regulations changed

3/28/2015 - 15:10

(VOVworld) – German airlines began to apply a “new aviation regulation” as of Friday.

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France to push for new UN resolution on Israel-PA Peace

France to push for new UN resolution on Israel-PA Peace

3/28/2015 - 14:58

(VOVworld) – France plans to begin talks on a new UN Security Council resolution to revive Israeli-Palestinian peace prospects.

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Venezuela sends diplomatic notes to protest US

Venezuela sends diplomatic notes to protest US

3/28/2015 - 14:51

(VOVworld) – Venezuela sent on Friday an “emphatic note of protest” against US President Barack Obama’s executive order, which brands Venezuela a “national security threat”.

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Art performance on homeland’s sea and islands in Kien Giang province

Art performance on homeland’s sea and islands in Kien Giang province

3/28/2015 - 14:47

(VOVworld) – An art performance on homeland’s sea and islands was held for the third time in Phu Quoc island district, Kien Giang province on Friday.

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Russia hails Vietnam’s preparation for IPU 132

Russia hails Vietnam’s preparation for IPU 132

3/28/2015 - 14:45

(VOVworld) – Russia highly appreciates Vietnam for its preparation for the 132nd General Assembly of the Inter-parliamentary Union (IPU 132).

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Cultural activities to welcome IPU 132

Cultural activities to welcome IPU 132

3/28/2015 - 14:43

(VOVworld) – The Yang Koi festival to worship the Rice Genie and a ceremony to erect a bamboo pole, known as a Neu tree were held on Saturday at the Vietnam National Village for Ethnic Culture and Tourism in Hanoi.

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Deputy PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc inspects security and health services at IPU 132

Deputy PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc inspects security and health services at IPU 132

3/27/2015 - 18:56

(VOVworld) - Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has inspected security and health services in My Dinh national conference center ahead of the opening of the Inter Parliamentary Union’s 132nd General Assembly.

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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...