NA Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan meets Lao Party General Secretary and President

NA Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan meets Lao Party General Secretary and President

9/26/2016 - 18:44

(VOVworld) – National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan on Monday paid a courtesy visit to Lao Party General Secretary and President Bounnhang Volachitht. She informed him of the outcome of her meeting with Chairman of the Lao National Assembly Pany Yathotou.

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NA Chairwoman visits Vietnamese Embassy in Laos

NA Chairwoman visits Vietnamese Embassy in Laos

9/26/2016 - 18:40

(VOVworld) – During her visit to Laos, NA Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan today/ Monday visited the Vietnamese Embassy and met with overseas Vietnamese and businesspeople. She reaffirmed that the Vietnamese community in Laos was an inseparable part of the Vietnamese nation.

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German TV channel ARD features Vietnamese landscape and people

German TV channel ARD features Vietnamese landscape and people

9/26/2016 - 18:39

(VOVworld) – German TV channel ARD has completed a program exploring Vietnam’s landscape and people.

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Yemen Houthi rebel leader proposes border truce with Saudi Arabia

Yemen Houthi rebel leader proposes border truce with Saudi Arabia

9/26/2016 - 18:34

(VOVworld) - The leader of Yemen's Shia Houthi rebels on Sunday proposed a truce on the country's border with Saudi Arabia in an exchange for a halt in Saudi-led strikes on his forces.

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South Korea, US conduct joint maritime drill

South Korea, US conduct joint maritime drill

9/26/2016 - 18:31

(VOVworld) - South Korea and the United States conducted a combined maritime exercise in the eastern sea of South Korea.

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Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump ready for first debate

Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump ready for first debate

9/26/2016 - 18:27

(VOVworld) – Two candidates for US presidential election Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are preparing for the first debate to take place on 9 p.m on Monday (local time) in New York.

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ASEAN Family Sports Festival in Switzerland and France

ASEAN Family Sports Festival in Switzerland and France

9/26/2016 - 16:18

(VOVworld) – Staff from Vietnamese diplomatic missions of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations, and other international organizations and their family members took part in the ASEAN Family Sports Festival 2016 on Saturday in Geneva, Switzerland.

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Gabon President rejects foreign intervention

Gabon President rejects foreign intervention

9/26/2016 - 16:11

(VOVworld) – Gabon President Ali Bongo on Sunday announced that Gabon was not seeking for help to solve the post-election crisis, and claimed that any external intervention would not be accepted.

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High-ranking Taliban leader killed in Afghanistan

High-ranking Taliban leader killed in Afghanistan

9/26/2016 - 16:01

(VOVworld) – Senior leader of a Pakistani Taliban group, Azam Tariq, was reportedly killed in Paktikta province of Afghanistan on Sunday.

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Boko Haram leader resurfaces after claim of being fatally wounded

Boko Haram leader resurfaces after claim of being fatally wounded

9/26/2016 - 15:56

(VOVworld) – The leader of Boko Haram resurfaced in a new video rejecting the Nigerian army’s claim that Abubakar Shekau had been fatally wounded.

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Turkey to join US in fighting IS

Turkey to join US in fighting IS

9/26/2016 - 15:53

(VOVworld) – Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan on Sunday said Turkey could join a US-led operation to retake the IS’s stronghold of Raqqa only if Kurdish fighters are not involved.

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LEDTEC ASIA 2016 to take place in Hanoi

LEDTEC ASIA 2016 to take place in Hanoi

9/26/2016 - 15:51

(VOVworld) - Vietnam International LED and Lighting Show 2016 (LEDTEC ASIA 2016) will take place at the Hanoi International Exhibition Centre this Wednesday.

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European-Asian contemporary dance festival opens in HCMC

European-Asian contemporary dance festival opens in HCMC

9/26/2016 - 15:49

(VOVworld) – After Hanoi, the annual European-Asian contemporary dance festival opened in Ho Chi Minh City on Sunday, introducing to the Vietnamese public outstanding works from Germany, Austria, and Vietnam.

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UN urges to stop violence in Syria

UN urges to stop violence in Syria

9/26/2016 - 15:48

(VOVworld) – UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon on Sunday urged world power to work harder to end the conflicts in Syria after the Security Council’s urgent talks on the escalating tensions.

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Vietnam leads at Asian Beach Games

Vietnam leads at Asian Beach Games

9/26/2016 - 15:43

(VOVworld) – As of Sunday, Vietnamese athletes won four gold medals at the ongoing fifth Asian Beach Games (ABG 5) in Da Nang, helping it lead the medal tally.

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Companion Fund marks 15 years supporting Vietnamese students

Companion Fund marks 15 years supporting Vietnamese students

9/26/2016 - 15:37

(VOVworld) - The Paris-based Companion Fund has presented more than 3,100 scholarships worth a total 260,000 EUR to students from disadvantaged backgrounds in Vietnamese universities over the past 15 years of operation.

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“Vietnam Day 2016” held successfully in New Zealand

“Vietnam Day 2016” held successfully in New Zealand

9/26/2016 - 15:34

(VOVworld) - Vietnam Day 2016, themed “Journey to the Motherland” was held last Saturday in Wellington, New Zealand.

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NA Chairwoman begins official visit to Laos

NA Chairwoman begins official visit to Laos

9/26/2016 - 15:28

(VOVworld) - National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan began a 2-day official friendship visit to Laos on Monday.

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Vietnam, China security ministries want closer ties

Vietnam, China security ministries want closer ties

9/26/2016 - 15:23

(VOVworld) - Vietnamese Minister of Public Security To Lam and his visiting Chinese counterpart Guo Shengkun shared the wish for stronger links between the two ministries in the future, contributing to the friendship and comprehensive cooperation between the two nations.

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Vietnam leads medal tally at ABG5

Vietnam leads medal tally at ABG5

9/26/2016 - 9:48

(VOVworld) - On the first day of the competition, host team Vietnam ranked first in the medal tally of the fifth Asian Beach Games (ABG 5) being held in the central city of Da Nang. The Vietnamese athletes won 21 medals, including 4 gold.

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