IAEA worried about DPRK’s nuclear program

IAEA worried about DPRK’s nuclear program

3/3/2015 - 16:31

(VOVworld) - International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Head Yukiya Amano said Monday that he is seriously concerned about the nuclear program of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK).

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Asia-Pacific Poetry Festival opens in Hanoi

 Asia-Pacific Poetry Festival opens in Hanoi

3/3/2015 - 16:31

(VOVworld)- The second Asia-Pacific Poetry Festival opened Monday in Hanoi where Vietnamese and foreign poets from Poland, Egypt, China, India, the UK, and Slovakia presented their works in both their mother tongues and English.

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Vietnam attends meeting of UN Human Rights Council

Vietnam attends meeting of UN Human Rights Council

3/3/2015 - 16:28

(VOVworld) – Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Nguyen Quoc Cuong heads a Vietnamese delegation attending the UN Human Rights Council’s 28th session, which opened in Geneva, Switzerland, on Monday.

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Vietnam to work effectively with ODA donors

Vietnam to work effectively with ODA donors

3/3/2015 - 16:22

(VOVworld) – Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has outlined tasks to improve the efficiency of cooperation between Vietnam and donors of official development assistance (ODA) and preferential loans.

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IS executes tens of Iraqi security personnel

IS executes tens of Iraqi security personnel

3/3/2015 - 16:17

(VOVworld) – Islamic State militants executed more than 30 security personnel in Iraq’s western Anbar province on Monday.

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ASEAN hails Vietnam’s economic integration

ASEAN hails Vietnam’s economic integration

3/3/2015 - 16:15

(VOVworld) – Minister of Industry and Trade Vu Huy Hoang has revealed Vietnam’s preparations for the establishment of the ASEAN Economic Community in an interview with the Vietnam News Agency at the conclusion of the 21st ASEAN Economic Ministers’ Retreat (AEM-Retreat 21) in Malaysia.

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US gives Vietnam 10 million USD to resolve unexploded ordnances

US gives Vietnam 10 million USD to resolve unexploded ordnances

3/2/2015 - 18:38

(VOVworld) - Rose Gottemoeller, US Under Secretary of State for Arms Control and International Security, had a working session with Quang Tri provincial authority on Monday regarding handling unexploded ordnances (UXO) left behind after the war in the province.

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Singapore daily: TPP, RCEP boost investment in Vietnam

Singapore daily: TPP, RCEP boost investment in Vietnam

3/2/2015 - 18:24

(VOVworld) – Singapore's financial daily The Business Times has recently stated that the conclusion of negotiations on the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) agreement and the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) will boost Vietnam's economic growth.

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Iraq launches offensive against Islamic State in Salahuddin

Iraq launches offensive against Islamic State in Salahuddin

3/2/2015 - 18:18

(VOVworld) - Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi said on Monday that Iraq's army and Shiite militia have launched an offensive against Islamic State (IS) in Salahuddin province, a stronghold of the Islamist fighters north of Baghdad.

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Government convenes regular February meeting

Government convenes regular February meeting

3/2/2015 - 18:15

(VOVworld)- The government held its regular February meeting in Hanoi on Monday under Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung’s chair.

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Maps on Vietnam’s Truong Sa, Hoang Sa presented to Border Guard Command

Maps on Vietnam’s Truong Sa, Hoang Sa presented to Border Guard Command

3/2/2015 - 18:13

(VOVworld) – The Ministry of Information and Communications presented on Monday 180 documents and maps to the Border Guard Command, confirming Vietnam’s sovereignty over Truong Sa (Spratly) and Hoang Sa (Paracel) archipelagos.

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France assumes rotating UN Security Council presidency for March

France assumes rotating UN Security Council presidency for March

3/2/2015 - 18:09

(VOVworld) – On Sunday France assumed the rotating presidency of the UN Security Council for March.

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2015 Youth Month launched nationwide

2015 Youth Month launched nationwide

3/2/2015 - 17:15

(VOVworld) – Ho Chi Minh City’s Youth Union coordinated with District 6’s Youth Union to launch the 2015 Youth Month at Binh Phu Park on Sunday.

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Vietnamese communities abroad celebrate traditional lunar New Year

Vietnamese communities abroad celebrate traditional lunar New Year

3/2/2015 - 17:06

(VOVworld) – The Vietnamese Embassy in the Republic of Korea held a program Sunday to celebrate the traditional lunar New Year.

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Thai labor markets open to Vietnamese workers

Thai labor markets open to Vietnamese workers

3/2/2015 - 16:29

(VOVworld) - Thailand is opening its labor market to Vietnamese workers as it sees higher demand for guest workers.

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Wednesday, March 4, 2015

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

A: Mitul Kansal sent us a multi-page entry showing his understanding of Vietnam through VOV broadcasts and his love for VOV. Mitul wrote: “VOV has inspired me to view things...

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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...