Foreign media interested in President Obama’s Vietnam visit

Foreign media interested in President Obama’s Vietnam visit

5/24/2016 - 17:21

(VOVworld) – US President Barack Obama’s historic visit to Vietnam has drawn the attention of the regional and global media. The US’s removal of a ban on the sales of lethal weapons to Vietnam was the main headline in many of Singapore’s major newspapers. The Strait Times quoted statements by President Obama and Vietnamese President Tran Dai Quang, saying that...

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No clue on the cause of the EgyptAir flight MS804 crash

No clue on the cause of the EgyptAir flight MS804 crash

5/24/2016 - 17:11

(VOVworld) – Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El Sisi said Egypt had no indication of the causes for the EgyptAir flight MS804 crash in the Mediterranean.

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Vietnam-US Joint Statement

Vietnam-US Joint Statement

5/24/2016 - 17:11

(VOVworld) - At the invitation of the President of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam Tran Dai Quang, President of the United States of America Barack Obama paid an historic visit to Vietnam to celebrate the Comprehensive Partnership between the two countries and to advance their shared vision for the future. On the occasion of the visit and the May 23,...

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Austria Presidential Election results

Austria Presidential Election results

5/24/2016 - 16:34

(VOVworld) – Austria was not the first EU country to elect a right-wing candidate to be its president.

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Turkey warns to postpone EU agreements

Turkey warns to postpone EU agreements

5/24/2016 - 16:32

(VOVworld) - Turkey could suspend all of its agreements with the European Union, Yigit Bulut, chief economic adviser to the Turkish President, warned on Monday.

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US urged to provide Vietnam more support in climate change

US urged to provide Vietnam more support in climate change

5/24/2016 - 16:28

(VOVworld) - NA chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan and US President Barack Obama have agreed that the two parliaments should increase cooperation for the two peoples’ practical benefits, thus boosting the bilateral relations.

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WHO warns of infectious diseases appearance

WHO warns of infectious diseases appearance

5/24/2016 - 16:27

(VOVworld) – The World Health Organization (WHO) on Monday warned of the appearance of infectious diseases and man-made disasters.

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Defense Minister pays official visit to Laos, attends ADMM-10

Defense Minister pays official visit to Laos, attends ADMM-10

5/24/2016 - 16:06

(VOVworld) - Minister of Defense General Ngo Xuan Lich and a high-ranking military delegation began an official visit to Laos on Monday and to attend the 10th ASEAN Defence Ministers’ Meeting (ADMM-10) from May 23-26.

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ASEAN-China week opens in Beijing

ASEAN-China week opens in Beijing

5/24/2016 - 16:03

(VOVworld) - The ASEAN-China Week opened in Beijing on Monday as part of activities to celebrate the 25th anniversary of China-ASEAN Dialogue Relations.

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Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc meets with US-ASEAN Business Council

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc meets with US-ASEAN Business Council

5/24/2016 - 15:50

(VOVworld) – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc receives Chairman of the US-ASEAN Business Council Board of Directors Keith Williams in Hanoi on Tuesday. Mr. Phuc said Vietnam respects its relations with the US, particularly in economics, trade, and investment.

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IS claims responsibility for attacks in Syria

IS claims responsibility for attacks in Syria

5/24/2016 - 15:44

(VOVworld) - IS claimed responsibility for all of the attacks in Syria on May 23 that killed 100 people and injured about 120 others. IS said on its website that the coordinated explosions targeted the Shiites, who they called heretics, in Tartous and Jabla cities. The attacks were conducted at public places such as bus stations and libraries.

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Cambodia successfully foils signs of a color revolution

Cambodia successfully foils signs of a color revolution

5/24/2016 - 15:37

(VOVworld) – Cambodia has successfully foiled the “Black Monday campaign” launched by non-governmental organizations. Political analysts say the campaign with protesters clad in black is the seed of a color revolution.

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Ministry of Industry and Trade, GE sign MoU on wind energy cooperation

Ministry of Industry and Trade, GE sign MoU on wind energy cooperation

5/24/2016 - 9:25

(VOVworld) - GE, a US based global corporation yesterday announced that it signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Ministry of Industry and Trade on developing 1,000MW of Wind energy in Vietnam.

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World media covers US's full removal of weapon embargo to Vietnam

World media covers US's full removal of weapon embargo to Vietnam

5/24/2016 - 9:16

(VOVworld) – Following US President Barack Obama’s announcement to fully lift the embargo on the sale of lethal weapons to Vietnam during his visit to Vietnam on May 23-25, world media including Le Monde, RFI, AFP, Reuters, and BBC have covered the event on their frontpage.

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Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc receives President Barack Obama

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc receives President Barack Obama

5/24/2016 - 9:09

(VOVworld) - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc receives US President Barack Obama in Hanoi on Monday. Mr. Phuc asked the US to recognize Vietnam’s market economy status as early as possible, wide open its market to Vietnamese goods, and increase its investment to become the biggest investor in Vietnam.

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Party leader Nguyen Phu Trong receives President Barack Obama

Party leader Nguyen Phu Trong  receives President Barack Obama

5/23/2016 - 19:35

(VOVworld) – Nguyen Phu Trong, General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam, receives US President Barack Obama in Hanoi on Monday. Mr. Trong appreciates the significance of Mr. Obama’s visit, considering it a reaffirmation of both countries’ leaders to the Vietnam-US Comprehensive Partnership.

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Ceremony to celebrate Buddha’s 2260th birth anniversary in Czech

5/23/2016 - 19:24

(VOVworld)- A ceremony was held by the Vietnam Buddhist Association in Prague, the Czech Republic to celebrate Buddha’s 2260th birth anniversary with representatives from the Vietnamese Embassy, Vietnamese expats in the Czech Rep. and more than 300 Buddhists and followers across the country in attendance.

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Vietnam, New Zealand’s businesses beef up cooperation

Vietnam, New Zealand’s businesses beef up cooperation

5/23/2016 - 19:21

(VOVworld)- The Hanoi Trade Corporation (Hapro) is looking to expand its business to overseas markets following its successful exports to 60 countries and territories worldwide with a turnover of 200 million USD.

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Defense minister pays official visit to Laos, attends ADMM-10

Defense minister pays official visit to Laos, attends ADMM-10

5/23/2016 - 19:19

(VOVworld)- Minister of Defense General Ngo Xuan Lich and a high-ranking military delegation left Hanoi on May 23 for an official visit to Laos and to attend the 10th ASEAN Defence Ministers’ Meeting (ADMM-10) from May 23-26.

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Greece's parliament approves new austerity bill

Greece's parliament approves new austerity bill

5/23/2016 - 19:11

(VOVworld) - Lawmakers in Athens have passed a bill that will introduce further tax cuts, price hikes and a new privatisation fund.

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Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Wednesday, May 25, 2016

A: Bun Cha- the traditional Vietnamese dish - consists of grilled pork served in a broth or with dipping sauce, along with rice noodles and fresh herbs. It is one...

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Welcome to Vietnam

Welcome to Vietnam

Welcome to Vietnam