Italian daily describes Phu Quoc Island as “small heaven”

Italian daily describes Phu Quoc Island as “small heaven”

10/26/2014 - 16:38

(VOVworld) - Italian newspaper "La Repubblica" has written about the most beautiful beaches in Vietnam, especially those in Phu Quoc Island.

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Vietnam Family Day in Belgium

Vietnam Family Day in Belgium

10/26/2014 - 16:34

(VOVworld) -A large number of Vietnamese expatriates in Belgium attended the Vietnam Family Day which was held in Brussels on Saturday.

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Vietnam attends ASEAN Cuisine Day in Egypt

Vietnam attends ASEAN Cuisine Day in Egypt

10/26/2014 - 16:30

(VOVworld) - An ASEAN Cuisine Day was held in Cairo on Saturday, attracting participation of permanent missions of 8 Southeast Asian countries to Egypt.

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Tunisia election tests transition to democracy

Tunisia election tests transition to democracy

10/26/2014 - 16:27

(VOVworld) - Voting under way in Tunisia to elect a 217-member assembly as country proceeds with road to democracy. Voting opened at 7am on Sunday in more than 4,500 polling booths.

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Botswana’s President secures second term in power

Botswana’s President secures second term in power

10/26/2014 - 16:20

(VOVworld) - Botswana's ruling party has won majority seats in the country's parliament, gaining President Ian Khama a second five-year term.

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AU urged to get out of donor dependency syndrome

AU urged to get out of donor dependency syndrome

10/26/2014 - 16:18

(VOVworld) - The African Union has been urged to take bold measures to get out of donor dependency syndrome for sustainable peace and security in their respective areas and the region at large.

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Unpredictable second round of Brazil’s presidential election

Unpredictable second round of Brazil’s presidential election

10/26/2014 - 16:13

(VOVworld) - Leftist leader Dilma Rouseff and centrist Aecio Neves are locked in a neck and neck race as Brazilians are set to vote in the presidential run-off.

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The 6th congress of Hanoi Youth Association opens

The 6th congress of Hanoi Youth Association opens

10/26/2014 - 16:09

(VOVworld) - The 6th congress of Hanoi Youth Association opened on Sunday to encourage younger generation’s participation in the capital city’s development construction.

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Festival of ethnic groups in Thanh Hoa province

Festival of ethnic groups in Thanh Hoa province

10/26/2014 - 16:06

(VOVworld) - Deputies Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has praised ethnic groups in Thanh Hoa province for their achievement in infrastructure improvement, cultural identities preservation and poverty reduction.

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Mother Goddess worshipping belief festival

Mother Goddess worshipping belief festival

10/26/2014 - 16:03

(VOVworld) - Performers from 250 art troupes nationwide are taking part in the 2nd Chau Van ritual festival in Hanoi.

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Russia’s nuclear energy group seeks cooperation with Hanoi

Russia’s nuclear energy group seeks cooperation with Hanoi

10/25/2014 - 16:02

(VOVworld) – Hanoi always creates the best possible conditions to boost cooperation with its foreign partners, including those from Russia.

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IS accused of using chemical weapons in Iraq

IS accused of using chemical weapons in Iraq

10/25/2014 - 15:33

(VOVworld) – Iraqi officials have said that Islamic State militants used chlorine bombs during clashes with Shiite militiamen last month in the north of Baghdad.

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2nd Asian Para Games wraps up

2nd Asian Para Games wraps up

10/25/2014 - 8:25

(VOVworld) - The second Asian Para Games wrapped up in Incheon, the Republic of Korea on October 24, with Vietnam ranking tenth in the medal standings. During the week-long event, Vietnamese athletes brought home nine gold, seven silver and 13 bronze medals, with one world record and four Asian records.

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Vietnam Economic Forum 2014

Vietnam Economic Forum 2014

10/24/2014 - 18:43

(VOVworld) - The Vietnam Economic Forum 2014 opened in Hanoi on Friday focusing on green growth and economic restructuring.

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Revised Law on Property Trading ensures competitive real estate market

Revised Law on Property Trading ensures competitive real estate market

10/24/2014 - 18:40

(VOVworld) - National Assembly deputies on Friday discussed draft revisions to the Law on Property Trading. A deputy from Ho Chi Minh City, Tran Du Lich, expected that the revisions would protect customers and facilitate state management by transparent regulations:

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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...