Hong Kong students leader reaffirms conditions for government talks

Hong Kong students leader reaffirms conditions for government talks

10/29/2014 - 16:24

(VOVworld) - Hong Kong’s pro-democracy protest leaders have set conditions to resume talks with the government, saying that the talks should have fruitful result to pave the way for the next talks.

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60th anniversary of revolutionary southerners’ relocation marked

60th anniversary of revolutionary southerners’ relocation marked

10/29/2014 - 16:16

(VOVworld) - The northern central province of Thanh Hoa held a ceremony on Tuesday to mark the 60th year since the day it welcomed the arrival of cadres, soldiers and revolutionaries who relocated from the south under the 1954 Geneva agreement on ending the war and restoring peace in Vietnam.

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NATO Chief advocates improving ties with Russia

NATO Chief advocates improving ties with Russia

10/29/2014 - 16:02

(VOVworld) – NATO’s new secretary general says only a strong Western security alliance can have better ties with Russia.

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ASEAN Great Unity Days to begin November

ASEAN Great Unity Days to begin November

10/29/2014 - 15:58

(VOVworld) – The “ASEAN Great Unity days – One vision, one identity, one community” will open at Vietnam National Village for Ethnic Culture and Tourism in Hanoi from November 21-23.

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Tanzanian President concludes his visit to Vietnam

Tanzanian President concludes his visit to Vietnam

10/29/2014 - 15:50

(VOVworld) – Tanzanian President Jakaya Mrisho Kikwete left Hanoi on Wednesday, concluding his 3-day visit to Vietnam at the invitation of President Truong Tan Sang. During his stay, President Kikwete held talks with President Truong Tan Sang, paid a courtesy visit to Party leader Nguyen Phu Trong, and met with National Assembly Chairman Nguyen Sinh Hung.

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2nd online discussion about state management on natural resources and the environment

2nd online discussion about state management on natural resources and the environment

10/28/2014 - 19:43

(VOVworld) – The Ministry of Natural Resources and the Environment and its provincial departments held an online discussion with the public on Tuesday.

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CPV Central Committee's Commission for External Relations guides on national construction

CPV Central Committee's Commission for External Relations guides on national construction

10/28/2014 - 19:41

(VOVworld) – Head of the Party Central Committee’s External Relations Commission, Hoang Binh Quan, had joined a Voice of Vietnam interview on the occasion of the commission’s 65th anniversary on November 1.

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Vietnam and India agree on strengthening cooperation

Vietnam and India agree on strengthening cooperation

10/28/2014 - 19:29

(VOVworld) - Vietnam supports India’s Look East policy and multi-dimensional regional connectivity. Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung was speaking in talks with his Indian counterpart Narenda Modi on Tuesday.

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National Assembly Chairman Nguyen Sinh Hung receives Tanzanian President

National Assembly Chairman Nguyen Sinh Hung receives Tanzanian President

10/28/2014 - 19:23

(VOVworld) - Vietnam always treasures friendship cooperation with Tanzania. National Assembly Chairman Nguyen Sinh Hung received Tanzanian President Jakaya Mrisho Kikwete on Tuesday.

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Vietnam exerts effort to build policies on human rights and gender equality

Vietnam exerts effort to build policies on human rights and gender equality

10/28/2014 - 18:36

(VOVworld) – An unofficial group meeting on gender equality took place on Tuesday in Hanoi, focusing on raising the number of female deputies in agencies voted by the people.

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Vietnam wins first prize at 10th ASEAN Skills Competition

Vietnam wins first prize at 10th ASEAN Skills Competition

10/28/2014 - 18:25

(VOVworld) – Vietnam won first prize at the 10th ASEAN Skills Competition with 15 gold medals, followed by Indonesia and Malaysia.

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NA deputies discuss draft Law on Citizen Identity Card

NA deputies discuss draft Law on Citizen Identity Card

10/28/2014 - 18:25

(VOVworld) – The National Assembly deputies on Tuesday listened to Chairman of the National Assembly Committee for National Defense and Security Nguyen Kim Khoa present a report on revising the draft Law on Citizen Identity Cards.

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Consulates in Turkey receive unidentified packets

Consulates in Turkey receive unidentified packets

10/28/2014 - 17:34

(VOVworld)-The Hungarian consulate in Istanbul received a envelop containing a yellow-powder on Monday. Earlier, similar packets contianing an unidentified yellow powder were sent to the Canadian, US, French, German, and Belgium consulates in Istanbul. Twenty-five people, including five foreigners, who had been under quaran

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International community welcomes Ukraine parliamentary elections

International community welcomes Ukraine parliamentary elections

10/28/2014 - 17:32

(VOVworld)- European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso and European Council President Herman Van Rompuy welcomed Ukraine's parliamentary elections, and said that they expect the promt formation of a new government. Observers of the Organization of Security and Cooperation in Europe and Canada said the electio

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Israel pushes plans to build1000 new houses

Israel pushes plans to build1000 new houses

10/28/2014 - 17:24

(VOVworld)-Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu announced Monday that Israel will fast-track planning for 1,060 new apartments in populous Jewish neighborhoods of East Jerusalem. The plans include 660 housing units in Ramat Shlomo and 400 in Har Homa, in territories occupied by Israel during the 1967 war. In addition to ap

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Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

The Vietnamese Ao Dai (traditional long dress) has graced the world’s catwalks, acclaimed for its elegant appearance and its softness and lightness. The beauty of the traditional long dress rests...

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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...