President meets Vietnamese ambassadors abroad

President meets Vietnamese ambassadors abroad

8/26/2016 - 7:44

(VOVworld)- President Tran Dai Quang has urged Vietnamese representative offices abroad to continue prioritising matters that serve Vietnam’s sustainable development and raise the country’s position in the world arena.

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General Vo Nguyen Giap lives forever in people’s mind

General Vo Nguyen Giap lives forever in people’s mind

8/25/2016 - 19:17

(VOVworld)- Vietnam celebrates the 105th birthday of General Vo Nguyen Giap on August 25.

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RoK’s exports to Vietnam surge

RoK’s exports to Vietnam surge

8/25/2016 - 18:53

(VOVworld)- Vietnam’s export turnover with the Republic of Korea (RoK) in the first seven months of this year rose more than 10 percent on-year to over 18 billion USD.

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Agricultural restructuring be accompanied by appropriate growth model

Agricultural restructuring be accompanied by appropriate growth model

8/25/2016 - 18:52

(VOVworld)- Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung has stressed the importance of ensuring an appropriate growth model in the course of agricultural restructuring.

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Seminar on Vietnam-India ties held in Hanoi

Seminar on Vietnam-India ties held in Hanoi

8/25/2016 - 18:50

(VOVworld)- An international scientific seminar “Vietnam – India: New context, New vision” took place in Hanoi on Thursday to celebrate the 70th anniversary of India’s Independence Day and the upcoming visit by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

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Japanese Prime Minister stresses trilateral cooperation with China, South Korea

Japanese Prime Minister stresses trilateral cooperation with China, South Korea

8/25/2016 - 18:39

(VOVworld) - Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe told the press on Thursday that he wishes to host a trilateral meeting with China and South Korea later this year to share responsibility over regional peace and prosperity.

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South Korea, US, Japan seek retaliatory actions over North Korea’s missile launch

South Korea, US, Japan seek retaliatory actions over North Korea’s missile launch

8/25/2016 - 18:36

(VOVworld) – Top South Korean and US envoys on North Korea agreed Thursday to seek more retaliatory actions against North Korea's recent launch of a submarine-launched ballistic missile (SLBM).

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NA Vice Chairwoman Phung Quoc Hien receives US-ASEAN Business Council

NA Vice Chairwoman Phung Quoc Hien receives US-ASEAN Business Council

8/25/2016 - 18:33

(VOVworld) – National Assembly Vice Chairman Phung Quoc Hien on Thursday received a delegation from the US-ASEAN Business Council led by its President & CEO Alexander Feldman. Mr. Hien said the Vietnam’s National Assembly has always offered good conditions for foreign enterprises to invest and expand their business in Vietnam.

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Vietnamese-French relationship of special significance

Vietnamese-French relationship of special significance

8/25/2016 - 18:00

(VOVworld)- President Tran Dai Quang has highlighted special milestones in the Vietnamese-French relationship in an interview with AFP ahead of French President Francois Hollande’s upcoming visit to Vietnam from September 5 to 9.

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Japan, Ho Chi Minh City to speed up construction of metro railway No. 1

Japan, Ho Chi Minh City to speed up construction of metro railway No. 1

8/25/2016 - 16:22

(VOVworld) – Vice Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee Le Thanh Liem hailed Japanese businesses’ contributions to the development of Vietnam, and Ho Chi Minh city in particular.

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Ho Chi Minh City supports foreign investment of high value added

Ho Chi Minh City supports foreign investment of high value added

8/25/2016 - 16:12

(VOVworld) - Ho Chi Minh City supports foreign investment which turns out high value-added such as in financial-banking, insurance, and tourism, Municipal People’s Committee Chairman Nguyen Thanh Phong said in a Wednesday reception for AIA group President and CEO Mark Edward Tucker.

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Germany pledges to pursue European project

Germany pledges to pursue European project

8/25/2016 - 16:10

(VOVworld) – The 27 countries that will be staying in the EU after Brexit still want to pursue the European project, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Wednesday during talks in Tallin with Estonian Prime Minister Taavi Roivas.

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PM approves new rural construction program for 2016-2020

PM approves new rural construction program for 2016-2020

8/25/2016 - 15:29

(VOVworld) – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has approved a national target program for rural construction during the 2016-2020 period.

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Building new-style cooperatives, a breakthrough in agricultural restructuring

 Building new-style cooperatives, a breakthrough in agricultural restructuring

8/25/2016 - 15:25

(VOVworld) – President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front Nguyen Thien Nhan has said that building new-style cooperatives is a breakthrough in agricultural restructuring.

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Italy earthquake: Death toll rises to 250

Italy earthquake: Death toll rises to 250

8/25/2016 - 15:23

(VOVworld) – At least 250 people were killed in the 6.2 magnitude earthquake that hit central Italy early Wednesday. The Italian Civil Protection Agency confirmed that the dead were found inside and outside the towns of Amatrice, Accumoli, and Arquata del Tronto, which were the hardest hit by the quake.

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Vietnam stock listed among world’s top five fastest growing markets

Vietnam stock listed among world’s top five fastest growing markets

8/25/2016 - 15:23

(VOVworld) – Vietnam’s stock market is one of the five fastest growing markets in the world and was the second-best performer in Southeast Asia in the second quarter of 2016

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Special envoys of South Korea, Japan discuss North Korea issue

Special envoys of South Korea, Japan discuss North Korea issue

8/25/2016 - 15:21

(VOVworld) -Top nuclear envoys from South Korea and Japan met on Wednesday to discuss measures to deal with North Korea's latest test-firing of a submarine-launched ballistic missile (SLBM), according to a South Korean official.

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Scientists discover Earth-like planet outside solar system

Scientists discover Earth-like planet outside solar system

8/25/2016 - 15:07

(VOVworld) – A group of scientists from Queen Mary University of London on Wednesday announced that they have discovered a planet outside our solar system that may have life on it.

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Syria condemns Turkish military infringement upon its sovereignty

Syria condemns Turkish military infringement upon its sovereignty

8/25/2016 - 15:04

(VOVworld) – Syria's Foreign Ministry has condemned a Turkish military operation into its northern city of Jarablus, an Islamic State stronghold near the border between the two countries, calling it a flagrant violation of Syria’s sovereignty.

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Prime Minister urges to develop Tam Ky into a modern city

Prime Minister urges to develop Tam Ky into a modern city

8/25/2016 - 14:11

(VOVworld) – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has urged the local people and authorities to build Tam Ky city, Quang Nam Province, into a modern city.

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Wednesday August 24, 2016

Wednesday August 24, 2016

(VOVworld) - This week, we got an email from Arvid Husdal, a 49-year-old radio enthusiast from Kristiansand in the far south of Norway. He said his hobby is Dx-listening and...

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Welcome to Vietnam

Welcome to Vietnam

Welcome to Vietnam