“Vietnam-my homeland” art performance held in Hanoi

“Vietnam-my homeland” art performance held in Hanoi

10/19/2014 - 15:56

(VOVworld) – An art performance entitled “Vietnam-my homeland” was held on Saturday night at the Hanoi Opera House.

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Cambodia’s Royal Military Troupe welcomed in Hanoi

Cambodia’s Royal Military Troupe welcomed in Hanoi

10/19/2014 - 15:44

(VOVworld) – Deputy head of the General Department of Politics of Vietnam’s People’s Army Nguyen Trong Nghia received Cambodia’s Royal Military Troupe in Hanoi on Saturday. He welcomed the troupe’s tour in Vietnam and said it will promote Cambodia’s culture and friendship between the two countries’ armies. Lieutenant General Mao Phalla said the troupe’s achievements are greatly thanks to the...

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Seminar promotes investment in Quang Nam

Seminar promotes investment in Quang Nam

10/19/2014 - 15:40

(VOVworld) – The Vietnamese Consulate in Osaka, Japan has held a seminar to promote investment in Quang Nam province. The event attracted more than 100 Japanese businesses from the Kansai region operating in the areas of industrial manufacturing, banking, and personnel training.

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India’s Diwali night enthralls Hanoians

India’s Diwali night enthralls Hanoians

10/19/2014 - 15:38

(VOVworld) - The Indian embassy and Indian Business Chamber in Vietnam co-organised the Diwali festival in Hanoi on Saturday.

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PM Dung affirms closer ties with the Vatican

PM Dung affirms closer ties with the Vatican

10/19/2014 - 15:31

(VOVworld) - Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has confirmed Vietnam’s recognition of high importance to enhanced relations with the Vatican while meeting with Pope Francis and His Eminence Cardinal Pietro Parolin, Secretary of State of the Holy See on Saturday.

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Hong Kong police arrest 26 protestors in Mong Kok

Hong Kong police arrest 26 protestors in Mong Kok

10/18/2014 - 16:14

(VOVworld) – In a statement released on Saturday, Hong Kong riot police strongly condemned protesters to break the police barriers, occupy the southern lanes of Nathan Street, and try to hold more lanes in the north.

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Two cabinet ministers visit Yasukuni Shrine

Two cabinet ministers visit Yasukuni Shrine

10/18/2014 - 16:12

(VOVworld) - Two Japanese ministers visited the controversial war shrine of Yasukuni in Tokyo Saturday.

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Palestinian President asks people to protect Al-Aqsa mosque

Palestinian President asks people to protect Al-Aqsa mosque

10/18/2014 - 16:07

(VOvworld) – Palestinian President Mahmud Abbas has called on Palestinian people to prevent Israeli immigrants from entering the Al Aqsa mosque in Jerusalem and use all necessary means to protect the holy site.

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Gunfire at Iranian-Palestinian border

Gunfire at Iranian-Palestinian border

10/18/2014 - 16:01

(VOVworld) – An Iranian army official says gun fire at the border between Iran and Palestine killed 2 Iranian border guards and a member of the paramilitary Frontier Corps.

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Party leader works with Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism

Party leader works with Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism

10/18/2014 - 15:58

(VOVworld) – Party leader Nguyen Phu Trong has asked leaders of the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism to improve social awareness of culture at a working session in Hanoi. He urged the sector to institutionalize Resolution 33 of the Party Central Committee on comprehensive human and cultural development. He stressed the importance of personnel training, external cultural activities, and...

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President Putin: a new Donbass law is a step in right direction

President Putin: a new Donbass law is a step in right direction

10/18/2014 - 15:54

(VOVworld) – Russian President Vladimir Putin told the press on October 17 that the new Donbass law adopted by Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko is a step in the right direction.

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UNSC urges international community to increase support for Iraq

UNSC urges international community to increase support for Iraq

10/18/2014 - 15:50

(VOVworld) – 15 members of the UN Security Council have denounced suicide bombings and violence conducted by the Islamic State militants in Baghdad and many localities in Iraq.

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Vietnam, China foster defence ties

Vietnam, China foster defence ties

10/18/2014 - 15:42

(VOVworld) – As part of an official visit to China, a senior Vietnamese military delegation led by Defence Minister Gen. Phung Quang Thanh held talks with Vice Chairman of the Central Military Commission Fan Changlong on Saturday.

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Vietnam participates in ASEAN Skills Competition

Vietnam participates in ASEAN Skills Competition

10/18/2014 - 15:33

(VOVworld) - The Vietnamese delegation to the 10th ASEAN Skills Competition has 112 members, 51 of them are performers. They will compete in all 25 occupational skills.

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Member of the Party Politburo Le Hong Anh meets President of French Senate

Member of the Party Politburo Le Hong Anh meets President of French Senate

10/18/2014 - 15:02

(VOVworld) – Permanent member of the Party Central Committee’s Secretariat Le Hong Anh held talks with President of France’s Senate Gerad Larcher and representatives of a number of major parties in the French Senate ob Friday.

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Wednesday October 15,2014

Wednesday October 15,2014

A: Vietnamese women have always played an important role in Vietnam's history. When we talk about heroic Vietnamese women, we often think of the Trung sisters, Trung Trac and Trung...

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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...