South Korea opposition introduces a bill to impeach President Park

South Korea opposition introduces a bill to impeach President Park

12/3/2016 - 16:02

(VOVworld)- South Korea's three opposition parties introduced a bill on Saturday for parliament to impeach President Park Geun-hye who, tainted by a corruption scandal, could become the first democratically elected leader to leave office early in disgrace.

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NA Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan to visit India

NA Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan to visit India

12/3/2016 - 16:01

(VOVworld)- National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan will pay an official visit to India from December 8 to 11 at the invitation of Indian Upper House Speaker Mohamad Hamid Ansarin and Lower House Speaker Sumitra Mahajan. The visit is part of activities to celebrate the 45th anniversary of Vietnam-India diplomatic ties.

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China opposes unilateral sanctions beyond UN specifications

China opposes unilateral sanctions beyond UN specifications

12/3/2016 - 16:00

(VOVworld) - China on Friday said that it has constantly opposed to any country's unilateral sanctions against other nations, which are over and above those specified in UN Security Council restrictive measures.

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Requiem for martyrs in Con Dao

Requiem for martyrs in Con Dao

12/3/2016 - 15:59

(VOVworld)- A requiem for martyrs in Con Dao took place in Hang Duong cemetery on Saturday. More than 2,000 Buddhist dignitaries and followers, former prisoners, war veterans, and local authorities and people attended the event.

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Vietnam, Mexico enhance legislative cooperation

Vietnam, Mexico enhance legislative cooperation

12/3/2016 - 15:56

(VOVworld) – National Assembly Vice Chairman Do Ba Ty said Vietnam wishes to develop comprehensive cooperation with Mexico, especially in legislative field.

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Awards of logo design contest marking Vietnam-India’s 45-year diplomatic ties announced

Awards of logo design contest marking Vietnam-India’s 45-year diplomatic ties announced

12/3/2016 - 15:56

(VOVworld)- An award ceremony was held in New Delhi on Friday to announce the awards of the logo design contest marking the 45th anniversary of Vietnam-India diplomatic ties.

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Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc visits Vietnam Women’s Museum

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc visits Vietnam Women’s Museum

12/3/2016 - 15:54

(VOVworld)- Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has highlighted women’s important role in Vietnamese families and in national development.

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Parliament of Wallonie debates EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement

Parliament of Wallonie debates EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement

12/3/2016 - 15:50

(VOVworld)- The Parliament of Wallonie has discussed the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement to submit to the regional Parliament and Administration for approval.

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State pays special attention to Vietnamese businesses

State pays special attention to Vietnamese businesses

12/3/2016 - 15:48

(VOVworld)- Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has emphasized Vietnam’s special attention to the development of Vietnamese businesses.

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Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc praises ADB role in Vietnam's economic development

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc praises ADB role in Vietnam's economic development

12/2/2016 - 19:52

(VOVworld) – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc praised the role of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) in socio-economic development and poverty reduction in the Asia Pacific region and in Vietnam.

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US Ambassador talks to Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative (YSEALI)

US Ambassador talks to Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative (YSEALI)

12/2/2016 - 19:30

(VOVworld) - US Ambassador Ted Osius joined a workshop organized by the Members of the Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative (YSEALI) to promote young people’s initiatives and volunteer activities for positive changes.

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President Tran Dai Quang receives outgoing New Zealand Ambassador

President Tran Dai Quang receives outgoing New Zealand Ambassador

12/2/2016 - 19:23

(VOVworld) - Vietnam and New Zealand should boost cooperation in agriculture and clean technology, President Tran Dai Quang told the outgoing New Zealand Ambassador to Vietnam, Haike Manning, in Hanoi on Friday.

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Towards a safe and healthy information society in Vietnam

Towards a safe and healthy information society in Vietnam

12/2/2016 - 19:17

(VOVworld) - Vietnam’s 9th Information Security Day has opened in Hanoi with the participation of users and IT development community.

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World Economic Forum: Vietnam upgraded in global enabling trade report

World Economic Forum: Vietnam upgraded in global enabling trade report

12/2/2016 - 18:36

(VOVworld) – The World Economic Forum (WEF) reported that ASEAN is a more open market for global trade than the United States and the European Union, and that Vietnam has made a significant progress in the business environment.

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US, Japan to boost alliance

US, Japan to boost alliance

12/2/2016 - 18:33

(VOVworld) – Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and US President-elect Donald Trump agreed to strengthen their alliance when they met last month in New York, Japan’s Ambassador to the US Kenichiro Sasae, said.

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Deputy Prime Minister chairs meeting on flood combat experience

Deputy Prime Minister chairs meeting on flood combat experience

12/2/2016 - 18:28

(VOVworld) – Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung chaired an online meeting of the Central Steering Committee on Natural Disaster Prevention and Control and the National Committee for Search and Rescue in Hanoi on Friday.

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Workshop on the East Sea in India

Workshop on the East Sea in India

12/2/2016 - 18:25

(VOVworld) – The Vietnamese Ambassador to India Ton Sinh Thanh says Vietnam has sovereign right and jurisdiction over its exclusive economic zone in the East Sea. At a workshop hosted by the working group of alternative strategies (WGAS) in New Delhi on Thursday, Mr. Thanh asked other countries to respect Vietnam’s right in accordance with the UN Convention on the...

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Vietnam, New Zealand foreign ministers meet in Auckland

Vietnam, New Zealand foreign ministers meet in Auckland

12/2/2016 - 18:22

(VOVworld) – Vietnam’s Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh held talks with New Zealand’s Foreign Minister Murray McCully in Auckland on Friday.

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France calls on Russia, Ukraine to restrain after Kiev missile test

France calls on Russia, Ukraine to restrain after Kiev missile test

12/2/2016 - 17:21

(VOVworld) - France called for restraint by Russia and Ukraine after warships from Russia’s Black Sea Fleet took up positions off Crimea’s western coast in response to a Ukrainian missile test.

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“Russia is ready for dialogue to establish sustainable international relations”

“Russia is ready for dialogue to establish sustainable international relations”

12/2/2016 - 17:16

(VOVworld) – Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday delivered his annual address to the Russian Federal Assembly, focusing on socio-economic issues and Russian internal affairs.

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Wednesday November 30, 2016

Wednesday November 30, 2016

(VOVworld) - This week I’m especially impressed by a package from Roger Roussel of Canada. It’s a large envelope with 5 big stamps featuring famous Canadian hockey players. He sent...

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Welcome to Vietnam

Welcome to Vietnam

Welcome to Vietnam