Boosting cooperation for ASEAN Economic Community development

Boosting cooperation for ASEAN Economic Community development

1/26/2017 - 10:00

(VOVworld) - Following the establishment of the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) more than one year ago, Vietnam gained the advantage from the community in terms of peace, stability and the formation of a joint economic, trade and production facility. This will be a driving force for Vietnam’s renovation, adaptation and further integration with the economic community.

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Ensuring a happy Tet for poor people in the central region

Ensuring a happy Tet for poor people in the central region

1/25/2017 - 16:39

(VOVworld) - Special attention is being paid to secure a joyful Tet, Vietnam’s Lunar New Year Festival, for people in the central region, who suffered great losses in last year’s flooding.

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2017 offers more opportunities for business development

2017 offers more opportunities for business development

1/25/2017 - 14:43

(VOVworld) - 2017 is expected to see brighter economic prospects as a result of Government pro-business policies.

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International reaction to Trump’s trade protectionism policy

International reaction to Trump’s trade protectionism policy

1/25/2017 - 6:00

(VOVworld)- US President Donald Trump’s tough trade policy is drawing international attention. Trump’s unilateral withdrawal from the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement has received varied reactions.

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The US withdraws from TPP

The US withdraws from TPP

1/24/2017 - 17:23

(VOVworld) – President Donald Trump signed an executive order withdrawing the US from the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) deal on Monday, realizing a promise from his campaign last year. This new generation trade agreement is now on the verge of collapse.

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Vietnamese prefer locally-made products for Tet

Vietnamese prefer locally-made products for Tet

1/24/2017 - 17:17

(VOVworld) – As the Lunar New Year holiday draws near, producers and distributors are offering a wide variety of goods to meet consumers’ needs.

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Spring flower festival in 2017

Spring flower festival in 2017

1/23/2017 - 21:00

(VOVworld)- Ho Chi Minh City’s annual spring flower festival opened at Tao Dan Park, District 1 on Sunday to welcome the Traditional Lunar New Year (Tet). Similar events are taking place in other cities and provinces, creating a spring atmosphere.

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Vietnam, RoK boost economic ties

Vietnam, RoK boost economic ties

1/23/2017 - 17:50

(VOVworld)- Vietnam and the Republic of Korea celebrate the 25th anniversary of their diplomatic ties this year. Vietnamese and Korean diplomats praised the rapid, sustainable, practical and comprehensive development of bilateral cooperation over the past quarter century, particularly the economic results.

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ASEAN to develop cruise tourism

ASEAN to develop cruise tourism

1/23/2017 - 9:20

(VOVworld) – ASEAN member countries agreed to boost cruise tourism at the just-concluded 36th ASEAN Tourism Forum 2017 in Singapore. The Association will take a series of measures to welcome 4.5 million cruise passengers by 2035.

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Tuan Tu vegetable village in spring

Tuan Tu vegetable village in spring

1/22/2017 - 16:48

(VOVworld) – Tuan Tu is a famous vegetable village in Ninh Phuoc district, Ninh Thuan province. It’s especially crowded with traders before Tet.

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Diplomatic challenges await US President-elect Donald Trump

Diplomatic challenges await US President-elect Donald Trump

1/20/2017 - 17:25

(VOVworld) – Donald Trump sworn into office on Friday (local time) replacing Barack Obama as President of the US. VOV analyzes the diplomatic challenges awaiting Mr. Trump.

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Countries to fight avian influenza

Countries to fight avian influenza

1/20/2017 - 6:00

(VOVworld)- Avian influenza (AI) has spread throughout many parts of the world over the past few days posing great challenges for the poultry sector. A number of measures have been implemented to prevent an epidemic.

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Britain chooses hard Brexit

Britain chooses hard Brexit

1/19/2017 - 17:32

(VOVworld) – British Prime Minister Theresa May delivered a keynote speech on Tuesday confirming Britain’s exit from the EU and unveiling a 12-point plan. May’s commitment to a hard Brexit policy has squashed rumors that Britain is unclear about the Brexit process.

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Tourism trend during Tet

Tourism trend during Tet

1/19/2017 - 17:27

(VOVworld) – Travelling during Tet, the Lunar New Year holiday has become common in the past decade. This year’s Tet holiday, arriving next week, will provide people a brand-new opportunity to take a vacation trip.

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Facebook fights “fake news”

Facebook fights “fake news”

1/19/2017 - 0:00

(VOVworld) –Facebook has announced its new measures to fight fake news in Germany. Last Wednesday Facebook launched its “Journalism project” to make sure that “a healthy news ecosystem and journalism can thrive.”

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Verses that touch millions of hearts

Verses that touch millions of hearts

1/18/2017 - 16:14

(VOVworld)-70 years ago President Ho Chi Minh read a Lunar New Year poem he wrote to the Vietnamese people for the first time on Radio the Voice of Vietnam. From 1947 until his death in 1969, President Ho Chi Minh’s 21 New Year poems inspired the Vietnamese people’s struggle for national independence and freedom.

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Memory of President Ho Chi Minh’s New Year verses

Memory of President Ho Chi Minh’s New Year verses

1/18/2017 - 15:52

(VOVworld)-From 1947 to 1969, 21 verses by President Ho Chi Minh reached the entire Vietnamese people on New Year’s Eve via Radio the Voice of Vietnam. The poems encouraged the people to overcome difficulties and win the resistance war for national salvation.

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Davos Forum 2017: “The New Plastics Economy Initiative”

Davos Forum 2017: “The New Plastics Economy Initiative”

1/18/2017 - 6:00

(VOVworld)- The annual World Economic Forum, or Davos Forum, being held in Switzerland from January 17th to January 20th is a major international discussion of sustainable solutions to global problems. Participants including the world’s leading companies have agreed to use safer methods of plastic production and consumption because plastic waste is threatening the global ecology, particularly the world’s oceans.

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Security tightened for Donald Trump’s inauguration

Security tightened for Donald Trump’s inauguration

1/17/2017 - 16:30

(VOVworld)-Security for Donald Trump’s inauguration on Friday will be a major challenge. The US presidential inauguration is one of the most heavily guarded events in the world, but the openness of the event complicates those efforts.

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Prospects of Vietnam-World Economic Forum relations

Prospects of Vietnam-World Economic Forum relations

1/17/2017 - 15:50

(VOVworld) – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has headed to the 3-day annual World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos, Switzerland. He will join leaders of 70 countries, international organizations, and leading groups to discuss global issues and national competitiveness.

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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...