US allows Airbus and Boeing to sell planes to Iran

US allows Airbus and Boeing to sell planes to Iran

9/22/2016 - 16:16

(VOVworld) – Airbus and Boeing announced Wednesday that they have received licenses from the US Treasury Department to sell commercial passenger aircraft to Iran, with sales worth billions of dollars.

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Vietnam Rubber Group contributes to Cambodia’s social security

Vietnam Rubber Group contributes to Cambodia’s social security

9/22/2016 - 15:05

(VOVworld) – The Vietnam Rubber Group has invested in production and trade in Cambodia for nearly a decade. It has abided by the local laws and policies while contributing to social security and economic development in Cambodia.

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Vietnam promotes tourism in France

Vietnam promotes tourism in France

9/22/2016 - 8:52

(VOVworld)- A programme with the theme of “Hanoi – the cradle of cultural heritage” has been held in Paris in an effort to introduce Hanoi’s and Vietnam’s cultural essence as well as recent tourism policies.

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Vietnam’s first ever art auction house to be opened

Vietnam’s first ever art auction house to be opened

9/22/2016 - 8:49

(VOVworld)- Vietnam’s first ever auction house for fine art will open on September 24 on the first floor of Block 25T, Plot N05, Trung Hoa ward, Cau Giay district under the management of Lac Viet Auction JSC, according to Do Thi Hong Hanh, General Director of the company.

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Int’l exhibition on fire safety equipment opens in Hanoi

Int’l exhibition on fire safety equipment opens in Hanoi

9/22/2016 - 7:50

(VOVworld)- The International Fire Safety & Rescue and Security Technology and Equipment Exhibition 2016 kicked off in Hanoi on September 21.

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President Tran Dai Quang received Dutch, Arzerbaijan ambassadors

President Tran Dai Quang received Dutch, Arzerbaijan ambassadors

9/21/2016 - 19:30

(VOVworld) - President Tran Dai Quang received the Ambassadors of the Netherlands and Azerbaijan in separate receptions on Wednesday. He urged for more cooperation with the Netherlands in ship building and called for further Dutch support in education, environment, agriculture and water management. The President expected further comprehensive relations with the EU based on the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement.

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Vietnam and China hold the 9th round of negotiation on cooperation at sea

9/21/2016 - 19:24

(VOVworld) - Working teams from Viet Nam and China conducted the 9th round of negotiations on cooperation in less sensitive fields at sea, from September 18-21 in Hanoi.

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Building up start-up innovation ecosystem in Vietnam

Building up start-up innovation ecosystem in Vietnam

9/21/2016 - 19:19

(VOVworld) - The Israeli Embassy and Hanoi’s People Committee have jointly held a workshop to learn from Israeli experience in the foundation of an ecosystem favoring creativity and business start-ups.

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Party leader becomes member of Police Party Central Committee for the first time

Party leader becomes member of Police Party Central Committee for the first time

9/21/2016 - 19:16

(VOVworld) – A ceremony to announce the Politburo’s decision on appointing members of the Central Committee of the Police's Party for the 2015-2020 tenure took place in Hanoi on Wednesday.

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25 countries attend international pharma expo in HCM City

25 countries attend international pharma expo in HCM City

9/21/2016 - 19:13

(VOVworld) - 350 companies from 25 countries and territories have set up exhibition booths displaying healthcare products at an expo in Ho Chi Minh City. At the event running Sept 21-24 at the Saigon Exhibition and Convention Centre are the latest in medical and laboratory equipment products along with thousands of pharmaceutical, beauty and health care products featured in some...

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Fine-art exhibition on 30 years of Vietnam’s renewal

Fine-art exhibition on 30 years of Vietnam’s renewal

9/21/2016 - 19:09

(VOVworld) – A exhibition entitled “Open Door – Vietnam’s fine-art during 30 years of renewal” opened on Wednesday in the Vietnam Fine Art Museum in Hanoi. On display are works by 50 artists. Since Vietnam opened its doors to the world 30 years ago, it has recorded remarkable achievements, creating favourable conditions for art and culture to flourish. The exhibition...

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New York bombing suspect faces 10 charges

New York bombing suspect faces 10 charges

9/21/2016 - 18:41

(VOVworld) – On Tuesday, US prosecutors charged Ahmad Khan Rahami, an Afghan-American, with carrying out the bombings in New York and New Jersey last week.

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Additional 30 countries ratify Paris climate accord at UN

Additional 30 countries ratify Paris climate accord at UN

9/21/2016 - 18:38

(VOVworld) – 30 more countries formally joined the Paris Agreement on climate change on Wednesday at the annual session of the UN General Assembly, greatly improving the pact’s chances becoming reality.

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Peruvian gastronomy introduced in Vietnam

Peruvian gastronomy introduced in Vietnam

9/21/2016 - 18:35

(VOVworld) – A gastronomy week in Hanoi is aimed at introducing Peru’s culinary culture and beauties to local people through various activities such as a cuisine festival, a painting exhibition, a workshop on tourism in Peru and farm produce, and a music and fashion show.

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International Security and Fire Safety Exhibit opens in Hanoi

International Security and Fire Safety Exhibit opens in Hanoi

9/21/2016 - 17:22

(VOVworld) – 250 manufacturers and distributors from 18 countries and territories are displaying their products at the International Security and Fire Safety Exhibit in Hanoi, Vietnam.

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Documents on Hoang Sa, Truong Sa on display in Dak Nong

Documents on Hoang Sa, Truong Sa on display in Dak Nong

9/21/2016 - 17:21

(VOVworld) - Various documents, publications, artifacts, and 100 maps supporting Vietnam’s sovereignty over Hoang Sa (Paracel) and Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelagoes are on display at an exhibition that opened in Dak Nong province on Tuesday.

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Da Nang ready for Asian Beach Games

Da Nang ready for Asian Beach Games

9/21/2016 - 17:21

(VOVworld) - Deputy Director of Da Nang's Department of Culture and Sports Nguyen Phuc Linh said preparations for the 5th Asian Beach Games (ABG5) were basically completed as of Tuesday.

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Vietnam, Japan to deepen relations

Vietnam, Japan to deepen relations

9/21/2016 - 17:19

(VOVworld) – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc received Japan Special Ambassador Ryotaro Sugi, who is on a working visit to Vietnam.

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Training workshop on gender equality for reporters

Training workshop on gender equality for reporters

9/21/2016 - 17:11

(VOVworld) – Reporters and editors attended a two-day training workshop this week on gender equality and education for girls and women to improve the quality of their reporting.

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A Sao Temple Festival recognized as national intangible cultural heritage

A Sao Temple Festival recognized as national intangible cultural heritage

9/21/2016 - 17:08

(VOVworld) – The A Sao Temple Festival opened on Tuesday at the A Sao Temple Relic Site in An Thai commune, Thai Binh province.

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Wednesday September 21, 2016

 Wednesday September 21, 2016

(VOVworld) - We want to welcome Russ Ivey of the US to VOV’s worldwide Dx’er community. Russ wrote us an emailed saying “I just recently picked up the shortwave listening...

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Welcome to Vietnam

Welcome to Vietnam

Welcome to Vietnam