The 59th Annual Grammy Awards

The 59th Annual Grammy Awards

2/13/2017 - 9:45

(VOVworld) - The 59th Annual Grammy Awards ceremony takes place on February 12 in Los Angeles to honor the best recordings, compositions, and artists. Audience expects surprising announcements as most nominees are well known entrants.

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Radio is you!

Radio is you!

2/10/2017 - 16:27

(VOVworld) – Radio, one of the oldest forms of mass media, is being challenged by the growing popularity of social networks. The theme of this year’s World Radio Day February 13, is “Radio is You!”, a call for greater participation by audiences and communities in the policy and planning of radio broadcasting.

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Vietnam Poem Day

Vietnam Poem Day

2/10/2017 - 16:24

(VOVworld) – The 15th Vietnam Poem Day will open on Saturday, the 15th day of the 1st lunar month, at the Temple of Literature in Hanoi.

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Europe’s space program delayed due to Brexit

Europe’s space program delayed due to Brexit

2/10/2017 - 6:00

(VOVworld)- Brexit negotiations with the UK are forcing the European Commission to postpone funding for its space program until after 2020, despite the importance of the program to European space policy.

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Surprises in France’s presidential election

Surprises in France’s presidential election

2/9/2017 - 18:23

(VOVworld) – France’s presidential election has entered a critical stage 2 months before the first vote. Party candidates have been confirmed but new developments have made the final result unpredictable.

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Vietnam-India relations to see new milestones in 2017

Vietnam-India relations to see new milestones in 2017

2/8/2017 - 16:42

(VOVworld)-2017 marks 45 years of diplomatic relations and 10 years of strategic partnership between Vietnam and India. The time-honored relationship has been boosted by mutual trust and understanding.

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Prime Minister Abe’s visit to US

Prime Minister Abe’s visit to US

2/8/2017 - 16:19

(VOVworld)-Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will begin an official visit to the US on Thursday, the first by an Asian head of state to the US since President Donald Trump’s inauguration in January.

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Sherlock Holmes’s 130th birthday celebrated

Sherlock Holmes’s 130th birthday celebrated

2/8/2017 - 15:10

(VOVworld) – Sherlock Holmes, a fictional private detective created by British writer Arthur Conan Doyle, marks his 130th birthday in 2017. The BBC plans to air the long-awaited 4th episode of a series of movies about this renowned character.

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Donald Trump’s immigration ban draws public indignation

Donald Trump’s immigration ban draws public indignation

2/8/2017 - 6:00

(VOVworld)- The immigration ban US President Donald Trump signed on January 27 reflects a divisions in American society. Protests against the ban are taking place around the US and in many other countries.

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Vietnam, Laos boosts traditional ties

Vietnam, Laos boosts traditional ties

2/7/2017 - 14:49

(VOVworld) - Lao Prime Minister Thongloun Sisoulith and a government delegation arrived in Vietnam on Tuesday at the invitation of Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc. The two leaders will co-chair the 39th meeting of the Vietnam-Laos Intergovernmental Committee on Wednesday. Thu Hoa reports.

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Solution to Vietnam’s agricultural development

Solution to Vietnam’s agricultural development

2/7/2017 - 14:42

(VOVworld) – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc stressed the task of developing hi-tech agriculture when he launched an agricultural production project in Xuan Khe commune, Ha Nam province. He urged the State Bank of Vietnam to increase its credit package from 2.5 billion USD to 4.2 billion USD to invest in hi-tech agriculture.

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Tree planting festival 2017

Tree planting festival 2017

2/6/2017 - 20:00

(VOVworld)- The tree planting festival is very popular in northern Vietnam when spring comes. This year, the festival was launched with a call to protect and ensure sustainable forest growth.

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Vietnam ready for APEC Year 2017

Vietnam ready for APEC Year 2017

2/6/2017 - 16:50

(VOVworld)- Vietnam is ready to host the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Year 2017, all preparations having been being basically completed on schedule, said Deputy Foreign Minister Bui Thanh in an interview.

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Global fight against cancer

Global fight against cancer

2/6/2017 - 9:47

(VOVworld) - February 4 is observed as World Cancer Day. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), early cancer diagnosis saves lives and cuts treatment costs, particularly in developing countries where the majority of cancer cases are diagnosed too late.

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Party building in connection with studying President Ho Chi Minh’s ideology

Party building in connection with studying President Ho Chi Minh’s ideology

2/3/2017 - 16:06

(VOVworld) – The establishment of the Communist Party of Vietnam in 1930 was a historic landmark in Vietnam’s revolution. Party building in connection with studying President Ho Chi Minh’s ideology, morality, and lifestyle continues to be a necessary task of cadres and Party members.

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Overseas Vietnamese contribute to national development

Overseas Vietnamese contribute to national development

2/2/2017 - 17:55

(VOVworld)- More than 4.5 million overseas Vietnamese are an inseparable part of the Vietnamese nation. The Vietnamese State has implemented a number of policies to encourage them to contribute to national development as much as they wish.

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Business community and the goal of a startup country

Business community and the goal of a startup country

2/2/2017 - 11:13

(VOVworld)-Vietnam is working hard to realize the goal of 1 million startups by 2020. This endeavor requires great efforts by both the Government and business community.

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Spring Press Review

Spring Press Review

1/31/2017 - 10:00

(VOVworld) –Vietnamese newspapers’ colorful New Year edition covers the jubilant celebrations throughout Vietnam and overseas, leaders’ New Year messages, national traditions, and Vietnam’s socio-economic performance.

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Building a righteous, enabling government in 2017

Building a righteous, enabling government in 2017

1/30/2017 - 6:00

(VOVworld)- In 2017, the Vietnamese government continues to promote start-ups and building a righteous, enabling government towards the motto “Strengthening disciplines, upholding responsibility, promoting innovation, and ensuring rapid, sustainable growth”.

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APEC Year 2017: Vietnam promotes international integration

APEC Year 2017: Vietnam promotes international integration

1/29/2017 - 10:00

(VOVworld) - Vietnam hosts this year Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation forum following its first hosting of the event 11 years ago. APEC 2017 marks Vietnam’s new achievements in international integration.

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Wednesday March 22, 2017

Wednesday March 22, 2017

(VOVworld) - We are very glad to know that Gerry Neumann has returned to his home in England safe and sound. On his latest email on March 20, Gerry wrote...

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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...