Venezuela condemns verbal attacks against its Vice President by US

Venezuela condemns verbal attacks against its Vice President by US

2/15/2017 - 16:50

(VOVworld) - The Venezuelan government on Tuesday condemned the verbal attacks by US officials against Venezuelan Vice President Tareck El Aissami.

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Caribbean countries discuss US immigration policy

Caribbean countries discuss US immigration policy

2/15/2017 - 16:48

(VOVworld) - The Caribbean Community (Caricom) convened an Inter-Sessional Meeting in Guyana on Thursday and Friday to discuss the US’s new immigration policy. According to Caricom’s Secretary General Irwin LaRocque, the heads of the 15 member nations will attend the event.

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Syria peace talks held in Kazakhstan

Syria peace talks held in Kazakhstan

2/15/2017 - 16:46

(VOVworld) - New Syria peace talks sponsored by Russia, Turkey, and Iran were held on Wednesday in Astana, the capital of Kazakhstan.

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Israeli Prime Minister visits the US

Israeli Prime Minister visits the US

2/15/2017 - 16:42

(VOVworld) – Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Tuesday began his first official visit to the US since President Donald Trump took office.

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NATO wants to continue dialogues with Russia

NATO wants to continue dialogues with Russia

2/15/2017 - 16:39

(VOVworld) - NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said at a press conference ahead of a meeting of NATO’s defense ministers on Tuesday that he will meet with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov on the sidelines of the Munich Security Conference later this week.

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North Korea Ambassador summoned over ballistic missile test

North Korea Ambassador summoned over ballistic missile test

2/15/2017 - 16:37

(VOVworld) - North Korea's Ambassador to the UK Choe Il has been summoned to the Foreign Office and warned about North Korea’s ballistic missile test.

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Ho Chi Minh city helps Greek enterprises do business

Ho Chi Minh city helps Greek enterprises do business

2/15/2017 - 16:34

(VOVworld) – Ho Chi Minh city wishes to promote cooperation with Greece, especially in sea ports, tourism, and culture.

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France’s Jean-Pierre Lacroix named new UN peacekeeping chief

France’s Jean-Pierre Lacroix named new UN peacekeeping chief

2/15/2017 - 16:33

(VOVworld) - UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Tuesday announced the appointment of Jean-Pierre Lacroix of France to head UN peacekeeping for a year, pending a review of the world body’s functions and structure.

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Quang Nam province assures security for APEC 2017

Quang Nam province assures security for APEC 2017

2/15/2017 - 16:31

(VOVworld) – Deputy Minister of Public Security Bui Van Nam has worked with Quang Nam authorities to assure security for APEC 2017 activities in Hoi An city.

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Hanoi to develop urban area south of Thang Long Avenue

Hanoi to develop urban area south of Thang Long Avenue

2/15/2017 - 16:28

(VOVworld) - Hanoi’s Department of Planning and Architecture on Tuesday publicized the detailed planning of a new residential area in Me Tri, Trung Van and Phu Do wards of Nam Tu Liem district, south of Thang Long Avenue.

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Vietnam attends annual IFAD Governing Council meeting

Vietnam attends annual IFAD Governing Council meeting

2/15/2017 - 16:27

(VOVworld) - Deputy Minister of Finance Tran Xuan Ha attended the 40th session of the Governing Council of the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), which opened in Rome, Italy, on Tuesday.

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Vietnam fosters strategic partnership with Japan

Vietnam fosters strategic partnership with Japan

2/15/2017 - 16:25

(VOVworld) – Vietnam-Japan relations are the best they’ve ever been and Vietnam places importance in fostering its ties with Japan in the spirit of their strategic partnership for peace and prosperity in Asia.

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Ambassador notes intensified relations between Vietnam, G20 members

Ambassador notes intensified relations between Vietnam, G20 members

2/15/2017 - 16:22

(VOVworld) - Vietnamese Ambassador to Germany Doan Xuan Hung said Vietnam’s relations with members of the G20 are being expanded and intensified.

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Vietnam ready to join international efforts to protect marine environment

Vietnam ready to join international efforts to protect marine environment

2/14/2017 - 19:15

(VOVworld)-National Assembly Vice Chairwoman Tong Thi Phong has emphasized that peace and security are the prerequisite for sustainable development.

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Virginia federal judge issues rebuke of Trump’s travel ban

Virginia federal judge issues rebuke of Trump’s travel ban

2/14/2017 - 18:49

(VOVworld) - A Virginia federal judge on Monday issued a preliminary injunction against President Donald Trump's travel ban on people from seven Muslim-majority nations, the latest legal setback for the Trump administration in its series of new executive orders.

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South Korea warns of further sanctions against North Korea

South Korea warns of further sanctions against North Korea

2/14/2017 - 18:45

(VOVworld) - South Korea’s interim President and Prime Minister Hwang Kyo-ahn has criticized North Korea for developing missile capability via continuous test-launches.

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NA Standing Committee’s seventh session to open next week

NA Standing Committee’s seventh session to open next week

2/14/2017 - 18:22

(VOVworld)- The 14th National Assembly’s Standing Committee will hold its seventh session in Hanoi next Monday and Tuesday.

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US administration to sue federal court over travel ban

US administration to sue federal court over travel ban

2/14/2017 - 16:51

(VOVworld) – The Trump administration said on Monday it is considering its next move against the 9th US Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco, which this week upheld a verdict of blocking Trump’s anti-migrant executive order.

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North Korea releases video of missile test-launch

North Korea releases video of missile test-launch

2/14/2017 - 16:46

(VOVworld) – North Korea’s state news agency on Monday broadcast a video recording of surface-to-surface missile test-launch that was conducted a day earlier. Video footage showed that the missile had been transported on a new launch pad before it was launched at a near-vertical angle.

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Russia accuses Ukraine of using mass destruction weapons

Russia accuses Ukraine of using mass destruction weapons

2/14/2017 - 16:45

(VOVworld) - The Russian Investigative Committee has received evidence that the Ukrainian army used weapons of mass destruction in southeastern Ukraine, Committee spokesperson Svetlana Petrenko said.

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Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

A: The traditional Vietnamese wedding is one of the most important ceremonies in Vietnamese culture with influences from Confucian and Buddhist ideology. It is a significant day not only for...

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Vietnamese "Ao dai" promoted in South Korea

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(VOVworld) - It’s freezing cold during winter in South Korea. But the harsh weather cannot keep Vietnamese women there from wearing “Ao dai” – the traditional Vietnamese long dress, which...