Vietnam calls for peace negotiations between Israel and Hamas

Vietnam calls for peace negotiations between Israel and Hamas

7/19/2014 - 14:36

(VOVworld) – In response to reporters’ question about Vietnam’s reaction to escalating conflicts between Israel and Hamas, Foreign Ministry spokesperson Le Hai Binh said “Vietnam is worried about escalating violence, which has caused many casualties to civilians.

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Fatherland Front President visits Ly Son island

Fatherland Front President visits Ly Son island

7/19/2014 - 14:27

(VOVworld) – President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front Nguyen Thien Nhan visited water melon and garlic farms in Ly Son island, Quang Ngai province on Saturday. He encouraged the farmers to endure the harsh weather conditions to grow Ly Son garlic specialty.

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Ben Luc-Long Thanh highway construction starts in HCM City

Ben Luc-Long Thanh highway construction starts in HCM City

7/19/2014 - 14:03

(VOVworld) - Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung on Saturday attended the ground-breaking ceremony of Ben Luc-Long Thanh highway in Can Gio district, HCM City.

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Vietnam pledges effective use of Japanese ODA

Vietnam pledges effective use of Japanese ODA

7/19/2014 - 14:01

(VOVworld) - The Vietnamese Government always attaches importance to and make every effort to effectively use the official development assistance (ODA) from Japan, Vietnam’s largest bilateral provider of the source.

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Bill Clinton’s return to Vietnam

Bill Clinton’s return to Vietnam

7/19/2014 - 14:00

(VOVworld) - Former US President Bill Clinton visited a support and care centre for children with HIV in Hanoi’s outlying district of Ba Vi on Friday.

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Public opinions on 1954 Geneva Agreement: valuable lessons about sovereignty defense

Public opinions on 1954 Geneva Agreement: valuable lessons about sovereignty defense

7/19/2014 - 13:59

(VOVworld) – The signing of the Geneva Agreement in 1954 was a diplomatic victory of the Democratic Republic of Vietnam, the first of its kind in Southeast Asia.

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Vietnam Foreign Ministry spokesman responds to the Malaysian airliner MH17 crash in eastern Ukraine

Vietnam Foreign Ministry spokesman responds to the Malaysian airliner MH17 crash in eastern Ukraine

7/18/2014 - 19:01

(VOVworld) - Vietnam was in deep sorrow when hearing that Malaysian airliner MH 17 had crashed in eastern Ukraine on July 18.

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Former US President Bill Clinton pledges to foster Vietnam - US relations

Former US President Bill Clinton pledges to foster Vietnam - US relations

7/18/2014 - 18:59

(VOVworld) - President Truong Tan Sang on Friday received former US President Bill Clinton on his re-visit to Vietnam. President Sang thanked the former US President and his wife for their contributions to the normalization of Vietnam-US diplomatic relations when they were in office as well as their current charitable activities through the Clinton Foundation.

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Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam works in Khanh Hoa province

Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam works in Khanh Hoa province

7/18/2014 - 18:46

(VOVworld) – Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam on Friday worked with Khanh Hoa province’s people committee to analyze on the province’s socio-economic situation during the first half of the year.

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Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung receives former US President Bill Clinton

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung receives former US President Bill Clinton

7/18/2014 - 18:44

(VOVworld) – Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung on Friday received visiting former US President Bill Clinton who is in Vietnam to examine the implementation of the Clinton Health Access Initiative (CHAI) funded by the Clinton Foundation that aims to prevent tuberculosis among children with HIV.

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Indonesia tightens security as election results to be announced

Indonesia tightens security as election results to be announced

7/18/2014 - 18:32

(VOVworld) - The Indonesian National Police (Polri) will cooperate with the Indonesian Defense Forces (TNI) to step up measures to ensure security and order during the announcement of the Indonesian presidential election results scheduled for July 22.

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Malaysian plane MH17’s 2nd black box found

Malaysian plane MH17’s 2nd black box found

7/18/2014 - 18:30

(VOVworld) - Rescue workers recovered a second flight recorder on Friday from the Malaysian airliner MH 17 brought down in eastern Ukraine, a Reuters cameraman on the scene said.

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Vietnamese, Japanese environmental firms to strengthen cooperation

Vietnamese, Japanese environmental firms to strengthen cooperation

7/18/2014 - 18:27

(VOVworld) - Four environmental firms from the Japanese prefecture of Hiroshima introduced their technologies to their Vietnamese counterparts in the Mekong Delta province of Soc Trang on Thursday, in an exchange aimed at strengthening their tie-ups.

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Regional connectivity vital for tourism development in Central Highlands

Regional connectivity vital for tourism development in Central Highlands

7/18/2014 - 16:42

(VOVworld) – Provinces of Vietnam’s Central region and Central Highlands have seen progress in tourism development but not yet fully tapped their potential.

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Northern Vietnam gets ready for typhoon Rammasun

Northern Vietnam gets ready for typhoon Rammasun

7/18/2014 - 16:37

(VOVworld) – Typhoon Rammasun is heading to the mainland, packing sustained winds of 166kph, according to the Vietnam National Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting Center.

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Wednesday, July 16 2014

Wednesday, July 16 2014

A: So far, there aren’t any apple cider factories in Vietnam, but there are about 45 microbreweries in Vietnam, whereof 35 are making Czech inspired beer and the other 10...

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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...