Vietnamese Embassy in India celebrates 45 years of diplomatic ties

Vietnamese Embassy in India celebrates 45 years of diplomatic ties

1/19/2017 - 15:58

(VOVworld) The Embassy of Vietnam in India held a ceremony on Wednesday to mark 45 years of Vietnam – India diplomatic ties and to welcome the Lunar New Year festival.

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President Tran Dai Quang receives Azerbaijan Energy Minister

President Tran Dai Quang receives Azerbaijan Energy Minister

1/18/2017 - 19:34

(VOVworld)- President Tran Dai Quang received Azerbaijan Energy Minister Natig Aliyev in Hanoi on Wednesday.

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Former aide to Korean President Park Geun-hye admits classified information leaked to Choi

Former aide to Korean President Park Geun-hye admits classified information leaked to Choi

1/18/2017 - 19:30

(VOVworld)- A close aide to President Park Geun-hye admitted on Wednesday that he had leaked classified information to a woman at the center of a South Korean presidential scandal, but claimed he only intended to help the president.

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Vietnam-Japan teenage ambassadors join an exchange

Vietnam-Japan teenage ambassadors join an exchange

1/18/2017 - 19:28

(VOVworld)- An exchange of Vietnam-Japan teenage ambassadors took place in Japan on Tuesday, gathering 16 Vietnamese students from the Viet Duc (Vietnam-Germany) High School in Hanoi and 16 Japanese students from the Yokkaichi City high school in Mie prefecture.

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Party’s external relations and state’s foreign policy in sync to maximize national interests

Party’s external relations and state’s foreign policy in sync to maximize national interests

1/18/2017 - 19:26

(VOVworld)- The Party Central Committee’s External Relations Commission has held its yearly review meeting to promote the Secretariat directive No 04 on people-to-people diplomacy.

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Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc receives President of Malik Research Institute

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc receives President of Malik Research Institute

1/18/2017 - 19:23

(VOVworld)- Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc, who is in Switzerland to attend the World Economic Forum, on Monday received the President of the Malik Research Institute Professor Fredmund Malik.

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President Tran Dai Quang pays Tet visit to Hai Phong

President Tran Dai Quang pays Tet visit to Hai Phong

1/18/2017 - 19:21

(VOVworld)- On Wednesday, President Tran Dai Quang paid a Tet visit to the High Command of the Vietnam People’s Navy, the High Command of Military Zone 3, Hai Phong Police, and local social beneficiaries.

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IT businesses centers e-government development process

IT businesses centers e-government development process

1/18/2017 - 18:56

(VOVworld) – Vietnam’s e-government development index can be raised if ministries and sectors review data access and increase the number of online administrative services.

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Exhibition features late Party General Secretary Truong Chinh

Exhibition features late Party General Secretary Truong Chinh

1/18/2017 - 18:53

(VOVworld) – An exhibition featuring the life and career of Party General Secretary Truong Chinh opened at the Ho Chi Minh Museum in Hanoi on Wednesday.

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Putin blasts fake allegations against Trump

Putin blasts fake allegations against Trump

1/18/2017 - 16:51

(VOVworld) - Russian President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday called reports that US president-elect Donald Trump has been compromised by Russian intelligence “total nonsense”, saying that the reporters have no moral boundaries. Following a talk with Moldovan President Igor Dodon in Moscow, Putin said he rejects the claims that Trump engaged in sexual activities with prostitutes at a Moscow hotel.

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Cuba, US sign 20 accords before Obama exits

Cuba, US sign 20 accords before Obama exits

1/18/2017 - 16:49

(VOVworld) – The Cuban Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Tuesday announced that Cuba and the US will sign two more bilateral agreements, one on air and sea rescue, and one on and animal and plant health services, before President Obama exits on January, 20.

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British PM Theresa May announces Brexit plan

British PM Theresa May announces Brexit plan

1/18/2017 - 16:47

(VOVworld) - British Prime Minister Theresa May on Tuesday delivered a keynote speech outlining her 12-point plan for the UK’s leaving the European Union. As part of the plan, she hopes to reach a comprehensive trade agreement with the EU which will allow Britain to freely access EU markets and eliminate trade barriers as much as possible.

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Ministry of Foreign Affairs improves service for development and integration

Ministry of Foreign Affairs improves service for development and integration

1/18/2017 - 16:36

(VOVworld) – Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh asked the diplomatic sector to focus on developing diplomatic ties with partners, further integrating into the world, and being more active in ASEAN.

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10th conference of Executive Committee of 11th Vietnam Women’s Union

10th conference of Executive Committee of 11th Vietnam Women’s Union

1/18/2017 - 16:31

(VOVworld) – President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front Nguyen Thien Nhan said the 12th National Congress of the Vietnam Women’s Union needs to focus on issues of concern to women and elaborate the role of women on national issues and in the Vietnam Fatherland Front.

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VOV marks 70th anniversary of President Ho Chi Minh’s Happy New Year poem

VOV marks 70th anniversary of President Ho Chi Minh’s Happy New Year poem

1/18/2017 - 16:22

(VOVworld) - On Tuesday night, the Voice of Vietnam marked the 70th anniversary of President Ho Chi Minh’s New Year poem. He first recited New Year poem to Vietnamese people at home and abroad on radio in 1947.

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EU Parliament picks new president

EU Parliament picks new president

1/18/2017 - 16:22

(VOVworld) – Italian Senator Antonio Tajani won 351 out of 633 votes in the final round of voting in Strasbourg, France, to become president of the European Parliament.

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Vice President pays Tet visit to Gia Lai province

Vice President pays Tet visit to Gia Lai province

1/18/2017 - 16:19

(VOVworld) – Vice President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh paid a Lunar New Year visit to Vietnamese heroic mothers, underprivileged children, and poor families in the Central Highlands province of Gia Lai on Tuesday.

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WEF 2017: China calls for stable relationship with US

WEF 2017: China calls for stable relationship with US

1/18/2017 - 16:19

(VOVworld) - China and the United States need to have a stable and cooperative relationship, Chinese President Xi Jinping told US Vice President Joe Biden at a meeting on the sidelines of the World Economic Forum in Davos.

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PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc arrives in Switzerland for WEF Meeting

PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc arrives in Switzerland for WEF Meeting

1/18/2017 - 16:17

(VOVworld) - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and a high-level Vietnamese delegation arrived in Switzerland late on Tuesday to participate in the World Economic Forum (WEF) Annual Meeting 2017 from January 17-21.

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HCM City sees fruitful cooperation with international partners

HCM City sees fruitful cooperation with international partners

1/18/2017 - 16:10

(VOVworld) – The year 2016 saw effective cooperation between HCM City and international partners, Chairman of Ho Chi Minh City’s municipal People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong made the remark at a meeting with representatives from foreign agencies on the occasion of the Lunar New Year.

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Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

B: Ashik Eqbal Tokon of Bangladesh sent us an e-greeting card with pictures of Vietnamese Tet delicacies like watermelons, square sticky rice cakes, pork pie, and some other food. We...

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Welcome to Vietnam

Welcome to Vietnam

Welcome to Vietnam