APEC agrees to restart free trade establishment

APEC agrees to restart free trade establishment

8/17/2014 - 15:44

(VOVworld) – Member economies of the APEC, Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation, have agreed to restart the forming of a free trade area.

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67th anniversary of India’s Independence Day marked in Hanoi

67th anniversary of India’s Independence Day marked in Hanoi

8/16/2014 - 16:25

(VOVworld)- The Indian Embassy in Hanoi on Friday organized a ceremony to mark the 67th anniversary of India’s Independence Day.

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Youths urged to be vanguard in national development

Youths urged to be vanguard in national development

8/16/2014 - 16:23

(VOVworld)- President Truong Tan Sang on Saturday met with outstanding youths of the movements of following President Ho Chi Minh’s moral example and teachings.

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Hau Giang province urged to focus on agricultural production

Hau Giang province urged to focus on agricultural production

8/16/2014 - 16:21

(VOVworld)- Party leader Nguyen Phu Trong on Friday inspected the implementation of the Party resolutions and social-economic development plans in Hau Giang province.

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It takes six months to contain Ebola Epidemic

It takes six months to contain Ebola Epidemic

8/16/2014 - 15:21

(VOVworld)-Joanne Liu, International President of Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF – Doctors Without Borders), said in Geneva on Friday that it would take about six months to bring the Ebola epidemic in West Africa under control.

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UN Security Council approves sanctions against jihadists in Iraq, Syria

UN Security Council approves sanctions against jihadists in Iraq, Syria

8/16/2014 - 15:17

(VOVworld)-All 15 members of the UN Security Council on Friday agreed to adopt sanctions against jihadist groups in Iraq and Syria and placed six individuals affiliated to them on its Al Qaida sanctions list.

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Escalating violence in Egypt causes many casualties

Escalating violence in Egypt causes many casualties

8/16/2014 - 15:15

(VOVworld)-Egypt authority is worried about the possibility of violence breakout on the occasion of one year anniversary of the clashes that took place at al-Nahda Square, Cairo. Earlier, many scattering clashes took place in some areas of Cairo.

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Russia accuses Ukraine of derailing humanitarian aid effort

Russia accuses Ukraine of derailing humanitarian aid effort

8/16/2014 - 15:02

(VOVworld) – The Russian foreign ministry released a statement on Friday saying that Ukraine has increased military activities aiming to cut the agreed route for Russia’s humanitarian convoy to travel to Lugansk, Ukraine.

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Building an elite police force

Building an elite police force

8/16/2014 - 15:02

(VOVworld) – Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung and Permanent member of the Party Central Committee’s Secretariat Le Hong Anh on Saturday attended a meeting to mark the 69th anniversary of the People’s Police Force.

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Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung pays tribute to President Ho Chi Minh

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung pays tribute to President Ho Chi Minh

8/16/2014 - 14:57

(VOVworld) – Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung offered incense commemorating President Ho Chi Minh’s 45th death anniversary and 45 years of implementing the late President’s Testament at House No 67 in the Presidential Palace in Hanoi on Saturday. This is the place where the President passed away on September 2, 1969.

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The National Assembly Standing Committee concludes its 30th session

The National Assembly Standing Committee concludes its 30th session

8/15/2014 - 19:10

(VOVworld) - National Assembly Chairman has wrapped up the Standing Committee’s 30th session in Hanoi.

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Deputy PM Vu Van Ninh reviews sustainable poverty reduction models in Hoa Binh

Deputy PM Vu Van Ninh reviews sustainable poverty reduction models in Hoa Binh

8/15/2014 - 19:07

(VOVworld) – Deputy Prime Minister Vu Van Ninh has begun his fact finding visit to explore sustainable poverty reduction in northern provinces.

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Promoting stable economic growth in central region

Promoting stable economic growth in central region

8/15/2014 - 19:03

(VOVworld) - Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has called for strategic solutions to fuel stable socio-economic growth in central provinces.

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The US pledges to assist Vietnam in dioxin clean up

The US pledges to assist Vietnam in dioxin clean up

8/15/2014 - 18:30

(VOVworld) - The Chairman of the US Joint Chiefs of Staff, General Martin Dempsey, visited an ongoing US-funded project to clean up dioxin from a former US air base in the central city of Da Nang on Friday as part of his working visit to Vietnam.

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Vietnam, Czech Republic to boost defense ties

Vietnam, Czech Republic to boost defense ties

8/15/2014 - 18:28

(VOVworld) – The Chief of the General Staff of the Czech Republic's Armed Forces Petr Pavel is leading a delegation on an official visit to Vietnam at the invitation of Senior Lieutenant General Do Ba Ty, Chief of the General Staff of the People's Army of Vietnam.

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Wednesday, August 13 2014

Wednesday, August 13 2014

The village of Thanh Tien has been famous for its paper flowers for over 300 years. Like the people of Hue, Thanh Tien paper flowers have a simple, delicate beauty.

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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...