Barack Obama: US-led coalition will destroy Islamic State

Barack Obama: US-led coalition will destroy Islamic State

12/16/2014 - 18:17

(VOVworld) - US President Barack Obama issued a tough warning to the IS militants, saying a US-led coalition will permit no safe haven to the group and will destroy it eventually.

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Iran asks the West to ease sanctions

Iran asks the West to ease sanctions

12/16/2014 - 18:03

(VOVworld) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said Monday that the West has no choice but to lift its “cruel” sanctions on Iran.

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Businesses, key to improving Vietnam-UAE relations

Businesses, key to improving Vietnam-UAE relations

12/16/2014 - 17:59

(VOVworld) – Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said businesses of Vietnam and the United Arab Emirates play an important role in boosting bilateral ties.

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Free Trade Agreement brings new opportunities for Vietnam

Free Trade Agreement brings new opportunities for Vietnam

12/16/2014 - 17:57

(VOVworld)- Viet Nam's Minister of Industry and Trade Vu Huy Hoang said that the signing of the Free Trade Agreement (FTA) between Viet Nam and the Customs Union of Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan will give Vietnamese enterprises more opportunities to penetrate the Union’s markets under more favorable conditions, boosting Vietnam’s exports and investments.

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DPRK warns of toughest counteraction to US human rights offensive

DPRK warns of toughest counteraction to US human rights offensive

12/16/2014 - 17:55

(VOVworld) – North Korea warned Monday that the US will face North Korea’s “toughest counteraction” to Washington’s offensive against Pyongyang’s human rights record.

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PM to attend 5th Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) Summit in Thailand

PM to attend 5th Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) Summit in Thailand

12/16/2014 - 17:54

(VOVworld) – Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung will attend the 5th Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) Summit on December 19 and 20 in Bangkok, Thailand. The visit will be made at the invitation of Thai Prime Minister Prayut Chanocha.

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US and Iran resume nuclear talks in Geneva

US and Iran resume nuclear talks in Geneva

12/16/2014 - 17:54

(VOVworld) - Senior officials from the United States and Iran resumed talks Monday on Tehran's disputed nuclear program three weeks after world powers missed a deadline for reaching a deal. According to a dip

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EU determined to keep Greece in the Eurozone

EU determined to keep Greece in the Eurozone

12/16/2014 - 16:37

(VOVworld) - The European Union is working to keep Greece firmly in the Eurozone.

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Activities underway to mark 70th founding anniversary of VPA

Activities underway to mark 70th founding anniversary of VPA

12/16/2014 - 16:33

(VOVworld) – Various activities have been held nationwide to mark the 70th anniversary of Vietnam People’s Army and the 25th anniversary of the People's National Defense Festival.

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Program to improve Vietnamese people’s physical strength, stature

Program to improve Vietnamese people’s physical strength, stature

12/16/2014 - 16:27

(VOVworld) – Vietnamese Sports Authority has launched a program to develop the physical strength and stature of Vietnamese people.

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Vietnam-Japan strategic partnership continues to develop

Vietnam-Japan strategic partnership continues to develop

12/16/2014 - 16:23

(VOVworld) – Foreign Ministry spokesperson Le Hai Binh on Tuesday offered congratulations to Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo, his Liberal Democratic Party, and its partner, the Komeito Party, for their success at the polls during the recent early parliamentary elections.

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Vietnam, a key part of US strategy

Vietnam, a key part of US strategy

12/16/2014 - 16:20

(VOVworld) – US legislators spoke highly of the US-Vietnam Comprehensive Partnership framework in individual meetings with Vietnamese Ambassador to the US Pham Quang Vinh in Washington last Wednesday and Thursday.

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Vietnam, France to promote economic ties

Vietnam, France to promote economic ties

12/16/2014 - 16:20

(VOVworld) – Economic and trade ties between Vietnam and France have borne fruit but haven’t tapped the potential created by their strategic partnership, which was signed last September.

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Hostage crisis in Australia ends

Hostage crisis in Australia ends

12/16/2014 - 16:16

(VOVworld) – Australian police confirmed Tuesday that the gunman and two of his hostages died in a hostage situation in downtown Sydney.

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National congress of Vietnam Fine Arts Association opens

National congress of Vietnam Fine Arts Association opens

12/16/2014 - 16:00

(VOVworld) - The 8th national congress of the Vietnam Fine Arts Association opened in Hanoi on Monday.

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Wednesday December 17, 2014

Wednesday December 17, 2014

(VOVworld) - This week we got a letter from Denis Ironman of England, whose last letter to us was back in 1971. We’re happy to welcome you back after 45...

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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...