US commits to Japan’s security

US commits to Japan’s security

4/18/2017 - 18:38

(VOVworld) - US Vice President Mike Pence arrived in Tokyo on Tuesday, bringing along a renewed commitment to Japan's security amidst North Korea’s repeated missile tests.

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China underlines diplomatic solution to Korean peninsula’s stand-off

China underlines diplomatic solution to Korean peninsula’s stand-off

4/18/2017 - 18:32

(VOVworld) - Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi has called on related parties to seek diplomatic solutions, which he described as the unique way to ease tensions on the Korean peninsula.

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Vietnam, China boost friendship and comprehensive cooperation

Vietnam, China boost friendship and comprehensive cooperation

4/18/2017 - 18:23

(VOVworld) - The Party, State, and people of Vietnam treasure the stable, healthy, and sustainable development of the comprehensive strategic cooperative partnership with China, said Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh.

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Viettel launches nationwide coverage for 4G services

Viettel launches nationwide coverage for 4G services

4/18/2017 - 18:14

(VOVworld) – The military-run Viettel Group on Tuesday launched its 4G telecommunication network nationwide.

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Turkey could hold referendum on EU membership bid

Turkey could hold referendum on EU membership bid

4/18/2017 - 17:02

(VOVworld) – Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Monday that Turkey might hold a referendum on its long-stalled EU membership bid now that Turks have voted to expand Erdogan's powers in a plebiscite.

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Russia plans meeting with US, UN on Syria

Russia plans meeting with US, UN on Syria

4/18/2017 - 16:59

(VOVworld) - Diplomats from Russia, the United States, and the United Nations plan to discuss the Syrian crisis in Geneva next week, said Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov Monday

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IS seeking alliance with Al Qaeda

IS seeking alliance with Al Qaeda

4/18/2017 - 16:57

(VOVworld) - The Islamic State is talking to Al Qaeda about a possible alliance as Iraqi troops close in on IS fighters in Mosul, Iraqi Vice President Ayad Allawi said Monday.

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Vietnam to host Miss Grand International 2017 in October

Vietnam to host Miss Grand International 2017 in October

4/18/2017 - 16:54

(VOVworld) – The Miss Grand International beauty contest will run from October 5 to 26 in Ho Chi Minh City, Quang Binh and Phu Quoc Island in Kien Giang province, according to a press conference on Monday in Hanoi.

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THAAD deployment in S. Korea delayed

THAAD deployment in S. Korea delayed

4/18/2017 - 16:42

(VOVworld) – Deployment of the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) missile defense system in South Korea was postponed to an unspecified date after the South Korean presidential election ends next month, the Yonhap news agency reported Monday.

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North Korea ready for any mode of war with the US

North Korea ready for any mode of war with the US

4/18/2017 - 16:38

(VOVworld) - North Korea is prepared for any mode of war triggered by US military action, Pyongyang’s envoy to the United Nations warned Monday.

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Vietnam, Senegal seek to enhance multi-faceted cooperation

Vietnam, Senegal seek to enhance multi-faceted cooperation

4/18/2017 - 16:34

(VOVworld) – Senegal has promised to support Vietnam’s candidacy for a non-permanent seat on the UN Security Council in the 2020-2021 tenure and the Director-General position of UNESCO for the 2017-2021 tenure.

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Vietnamese, Korean film-makers work on Three Wishes project

Vietnamese, Korean film-makers work on Three Wishes project

4/18/2017 - 10:00

(VOVworld) - Director-producer-actress Viet Trinh of HCM City is working with Republic of Korean partners to produce the film Three Wishes, expected to be released later for this Christmas season.

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WB approves 102ml USD loan for VN's energy-efeciency technology and practice

WB approves 102ml USD loan for VN's energy-efeciency technology and practice

4/18/2017 - 9:58

(VOVworld) - The World Bank in Vietnam has approved a US$102 million loan to support Vietnamese enterprises in adopting energy-efficiency technologies and practices.

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Japanese Emperor, Empress host tea party following Vietnam visit

Japanese Emperor, Empress host tea party following Vietnam visit

4/18/2017 - 9:35

(VOVworld) - Japanese Emperor and Empress hosted a tea party at the Imperial Palace, Tokyo, yesterday to celebrate the success of their Vietnam visit from February 28 – March 5.

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The US pledges to strengthen relations with Pakistan

The US pledges to strengthen relations with Pakistan

4/18/2017 - 9:33

(VOVworld) - US National Security Advisor Herbert McMaster on Monday assured Pakistan that the Trump administration is committed to strengthening bilateral relations with the country.

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“Glowing Ha Long” to replace Quang Ninh’s annual Carnival

“Glowing Ha Long” to replace Quang Ninh’s annual Carnival

4/17/2017 - 19:42

(VOVworld)-A music festival called “Glowing Ha Long 2017” will replace Quang Ninh province’s signature annual Carnival.

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Lawmakers prepare for next National Assembly session

Lawmakers prepare for next National Assembly session

4/17/2017 - 19:36

(VOVworld)-The National Assembly Standing Committee convened its 9th session on Monday to prepare for the next National Assembly session scheduled for May 20.

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Vietnam, China cements comprehensive strategic cooperative partnership

Vietnam, China cements comprehensive strategic cooperative partnership

4/17/2017 - 19:29

(VOVworld)-Vietnam and China discussed and agreed on key components of their cooperation to promote the bilateral comprehensive strategic cooperative partnership at the 10th meeting of the Steering Committee for Bilateral Cooperation in Beijing on Monday.

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Party leader urges for faster handling of corruption case

Party leader urges for faster handling of corruption case

4/17/2017 - 19:24

(VOVworld)-Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong has urged relevant agencies to speed up the handling of corruption cases.

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South Korean, US air forces hold joint exercise

South Korean, US air forces hold joint exercise

4/17/2017 - 18:41

(VOVworld) - Around 1,000 US airmen and fighter jets have teamed up with South Korea's Air Force in a joint combat training to ensure their readiness against North Korea's provocations, the Pacific Command (PACOM) announced Monday.

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Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

A: To He, or toy figurine, is a traditional toy that Vietnamese children are exceedingly fond of. Dating back to the 17th century, To He are made of glutinous rice...

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Vietnamese "Ao dai" promoted in South Korea

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(VOVworld) - It’s freezing cold during winter in South Korea. But the harsh weather cannot keep Vietnamese women there from wearing “Ao dai” – the traditional Vietnamese long dress, which...