Youth Union urged to pay more attention to promoting start-ups

Youth Union urged to pay more attention to promoting start-ups

9/24/2016 - 16:10

(VOVworld)- On Saturday, the President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front Nguyen Thien Nhan had a working session with the HCM Youth Union’s Central Committee.

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Vietnam aims to become a supply center of high-quality human resource

Vietnam aims to become a supply center of high-quality human resource

9/24/2016 - 16:05

(VOVworld)- On Saturday, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc attended the Vietnam ICT Summit 2016 in Hanoi.

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Trade union fulfills its role of protecting workers’ right and interests

Trade union fulfills its role of protecting workers’ right and interests

9/24/2016 - 16:00

(VOVworld)- President Tran Dai Quang has asked the Vietnam General Confederation of Labor to increase communications and educations on trade union organization and laws relating trade union and workers.

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US President to veto bill allowing 9/11 lawsuits against Saudi Arabia

US President to veto bill allowing 9/11 lawsuits against Saudi Arabia

9/24/2016 - 15:40

(VOVworld) – United States President Barack Obama has vetoed the Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act (JASTA) bill that would allow Saudi Arabia to be sued by families of victims of the September 11 attacks.

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CEC: Four parties to participate in Uzbek presidential election

CEC: Four parties to participate in Uzbek presidential election

9/24/2016 - 15:38

(VOVworld) - The Uzbek Central Election Commission said on September 23 that all four political parties registered in Uzbekistan are allowed to participate in a presidential election scheduled to take place in December 4th.

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US Presidential Elections: Clinton is ahead of Trump before the first debate

US Presidential Elections: Clinton is ahead of Trump before the first debate

9/24/2016 - 15:36

(VOVworld) – Before the first face-to-face debate between Democrat Hillary Clinton and Republican Donald Trump scheduled to tale place next Monday, Clinton is now ahead of Trump.

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US: 4 killed in mall shooting

US: 4 killed in mall shooting

9/24/2016 - 15:34

(VOVworld)- At least four were killed in the mall shooting in Washington State on Friday night. Mark Francis, a public information officer with Washington State Patrol said that the shooting occurred at Cascade Mall in Burlington, Washington, around 7.30 pm local time.

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An exhibition on the legendary Ho Chi Minh Trail on Lao’s soil from 1961 to 1975

An exhibition on the legendary Ho Chi Minh Trail on Lao’s soil from 1961 to 1975

9/23/2016 - 19:24

(VOVworld) - The Vietnamese Embassy in Laos and the Laotian Defense Ministry will jointly open an exhibition on the legendary Ho Chi Minh Trail in Laos from 1961 to 1975. The exhibition was to celebrate the 55th anniversary of the launching of the West Truong Son road. Colonel Saisamone Xalapxen from the Laotian Defense Ministry praised the significance of the...

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Improving questions and answers by the National Assembly

Improving questions and answers by the National Assembly

9/23/2016 - 19:19

(VOVworld) - Head of the National Assembly’s Law Committee has chaired a meeting to review draft documents to be submitted to the upcoming National Assembly session. The Committee delegates will examine a government report on complaints settlement, a revised law on state compensation and revised legal aid law.

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Palestine and Israel Clash at UN General Assembly

Palestine and Israel Clash at UN General Assembly

9/23/2016 - 19:05

(VOVworld) - Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas told the UN General Assembly on Thursday that Israel's ongoing settlement expansion in the occupied West Bank was destroying any hope of a two-state solution along the lines of the original 1967 borders. He went on to urge countries to recognize Palestine as a state and said that he would soon present the UN...

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German lawmakers ratify landmark Paris climate accord

 German lawmakers ratify landmark Paris climate accord

9/23/2016 - 19:01

(VOVworld) - Germany's lower of house of parliament on Thursday ratified the Paris agreement on climate change. 60 other countries who have committed to the landmark agreement designed to stem the planet's rising temperatures. Germany's commitment brings the deal a step closer to reality after a string of countries ratified the climate rescue pact during the United Nations General Assembly...

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Russia to continue active support of Iran nuclear deal

Russia to continue active support of Iran nuclear deal

9/23/2016 - 18:59

(VOVworld) –Russia will continue its support for the Iran nuclear agreement. The Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov confirmed that his country would continue actively supporting the Iran Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), the Russian Foreign Ministry said in a statement following a meet

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Symposium pays tribute to acting President Huynh Thuc Khang

Symposium pays tribute to acting President Huynh Thuc Khang

9/23/2016 - 18:46

(VOVworld) – A symposium was held in Hanoi on Friday applauding acting President Huynh Thuc Khang as a resilient and exemplary communist, an excellent leader of the Party and the State, and an undaunted revolutionary soldier of the international communist movements.

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Deputy PM holds sideline meetings at UN session

Deputy PM holds sideline meetings at UN session

9/23/2016 - 18:43

(VOVworld) - Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh held separate bilateral meetings with the Belgian Prime Minister, Bulgarian Foreign Minister, and Hungarian Minister of External Economy and Foreign Affairs on the sidelines of the 71st Session of the UN General Assembly in New York on Thursday.

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Philippines’ President to visit Vietnam

Philippines’ President to visit Vietnam

9/23/2016 - 18:42

(VOVworld) - Philippines’ President Rodrigo Roa Duterte will pay an official state visit to Vietnam from September 28 – 29, 2016.

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UN Security Council adopts resolution on countering terrorist threats to civil aviation

UN Security Council adopts resolution on countering terrorist threats to civil aviation

9/23/2016 - 17:27

(VOVworld) – The UN Security Council said that the global aviation system is of vital importance to economic development and prosperity, and all States must strengthen aviation security measures to secure a stable and peaceful global environment.

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North Korea threatens military retaliation against the US, South Korea

North Korea threatens military retaliation against the US, South Korea

9/23/2016 - 17:24

(VOVworld) – North Korea has warned of "military counteraction" against recent military activities by the US and South Korea, after Washington sent strategic bombers to Seoul.

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UK economy faces challenging period

UK economy faces challenging period

9/23/2016 - 17:19

(Vovworld) - The UK economy is facing a challenging period of uncertainty and adjustment after it voted to leave the European Union, said the Bank of England (BOE) and the Financial Policy Committee (FPC) in a announcement on Thursday.

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CITES member countries join hands for wildlife protection

CITES member countries join hands for wildlife protection

9/23/2016 - 17:18

(VOVworld) – The Vietnam Education Center for Nature has called on member countries of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of wild fauna and flora (CITES) to vote against Swaziland’s proposal to legalize international trade in rhino horns.

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Pentagon details anti-IS aid to Southeast Asian allies

Pentagon details anti-IS aid to Southeast Asian allies

9/23/2016 - 17:10

(VOVworld) - The United States is helping its Southeast Asian allies to prevent the Islamic State group from gaining a greater foothold in the area.

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