Vietnam-Russia comprehensive strategic partnership

Vietnam-Russia comprehensive strategic partnership

11/24/2014 - 13:57

(VOVworld) – General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam’s Central Committee Nguyen Phu Trong is on an official visit to Russia at the invitation of President Vladimir Putin. The visit seeks to create momentum for the Vietnam-Russia comprehensive strategic partnership. Anh Huyen comments:

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We broadcast from our neighbor’s land

We broadcast from our neighbor’s land

11/24/2014 - 10:15

(VOVworld) - One winter morning of 1972 when I parked my bike and entered the lobby, Mrs. N stuck her head out of her office door and said: “Go upstairs quickly, the Boss wants to see you”.

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Tran Thanh Thanh makes use of wind power to generate electricity

Tran Thanh Thanh makes use of wind power to generate electricity

11/24/2014 - 10:10

(VOVworld) – 38-year-old Tran Thanh Thanh in Binh Thoi commune, Ben Tre province, has been generating electricity from wind power for daily use. His power generator has been patented and received a number of awards in Vietnam. Nhat Truong reports:

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23/11/2014

11/23/2014 - 22:30

23/11/2014

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Tunisia holds presidential election

Tunisia holds presidential election

11/23/2014 - 15:49

(VOVworld) - Tunisians are voting in the country's first presidential election since the Jasmine Revolution that ignited the 2011 "Arab Spring", triggering uprisings across the region.

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Lavrov accuses the west of seeking “regime change” in Russia

Lavrov accuses the west of seeking “regime change” in Russia

11/23/2014 - 15:47

(VOVworld) – Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov accused the West on Saturday of trying to use sanctions imposed on Moscow in the Ukraine crisis to seek "regime change" in Russia.

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US to arm Iraqi Sunni tribesman to fight against IS

US to arm Iraqi Sunni tribesman to fight against IS

11/23/2014 - 15:44

(VOVworld) - The United States plans to buy arms for Sunni tribesmen in Anbar province, Iraq, including AK-47s, rocket-propelled grenades and mortar rounds to help bolster the battle against the self-proclaimed Islamic State, according to a Pentagon document prepared for Congress.

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US to extend military commanders’ authority in Afghanistan

US to extend military commanders’ authority in Afghanistan

11/23/2014 - 15:42

(VOVworld)- US President Barack Obama has approved plans giving US military commanders broader authority in helping Afghanistan forces repel Taliban fighters after US and NATO combat operations formally end in December, a senior administration official said.

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BIDV establishes work group in Russia

BIDV establishes work group in Russia

11/23/2014 - 15:41

(VOVworld) – The Bank for Investment and Development of Vietnam (BIDV) has established a work group in the Russian market prior to the visit by Party leader Nguyen Phu Trong.

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US considers other plans if no deal reached on Iran’s nuclear issue

US considers other plans if no deal reached on Iran’s nuclear issue

11/23/2014 - 15:40

(VOVworld) - The US hopes to reach a deal with Iran before the November 24th deadline but is considering other plans in case no deal is reached, said a senior US diplomat on Saturday.

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Indian expert: economic cooperation with Vietnam, a strategic target

Indian expert: economic cooperation with Vietnam, a strategic target

11/23/2014 - 15:38

(VOVworld) – President of India’s Centre for Asian Strategic Studies Jayadeva Ranade told the Vietnam News Agency correspondent in New Delhi that economic cooperation with Vietnam is a strategic target. After conducting economic liberalization in 1986, Vietnam recorded an average GDP growth rate of 6.3% over the last 2 decades.

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Supporters of fishermen honored

Supporters of fishermen honored

11/23/2014 - 15:36

(VOVworld) – An art program was held in Hanoi on Saturday to honor military agencies, localities and businesses who supported fishermen in their production, contributing to the defense of national maritime sovereignty.

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High potential for Vietnam’s agro-products to penetrate Singaporean markets

High potential for Vietnam’s agro-products to penetrate Singaporean markets

11/23/2014 - 15:35

(VOVworld) – More than 20 Vietnamese businesses are showcasing a wide range of farm products, food and drinks at the 2014 Asia-Pacific Food Expo (APFE) in Singapore from November 21-25.

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Deputy Foreign Minister Ha Kim Ngoc visits Panama

Deputy Foreign Minister Ha Kim Ngoc visits Panama

11/23/2014 - 15:34

(VOVworld) – Deputy Foreign Minister Ha Kim Ngoc visited the Republic of Panama to attend a political consultation meeting this week. This has been the first political consultation since the two countries signed a Memorandum of Understanding on this mechanism in 2012, which was also in anticipation of the 40th anniversary of diplomatic ties in August next year.

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Latin American media praises Vietnam’s economic achievements

Latin American media praises Vietnam’s economic achievements

11/23/2014 - 15:32

(VOVworld) – Cuba’ Journalist Association recently praised Vietnam’s renewal process with an article on its website entitled “Vietnam moves forward on its own path”, which stressed that Vietnam has become one of the strongest economies in Southeast Asia.

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11/27/2014

30°C

11/28/2014

23°C 29°C

Currency Buy Sell
USD 21,390 21,400
JPY 179 183
EUR 26,568 26,912
GBP 33,408 33,978
CNY 3,274 3,311

Wednesday November 19, 2014

Wednesday November 19, 2014

(VOVworld) - It’s getting colder in Hanoi as we are at the beginning of winter. The average temperature these days is 25DC during the day and 20DC at night. As...

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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...