Market expansion and increase of export value for Vietnamese farm products

Market expansion and increase of export value for Vietnamese farm products

7/2/2014 - 7:23

(VOVworld) – Looking for a sustainable development direction is a concern of Vietnamese farm product exporters. Vietnamese enterprises are planning to expand markets, improve product quality, and restructure export items.

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Vietnam tries to maintain the image of a safe and friendly tourist destination

Vietnam tries to maintain the image of a safe and friendly tourist destination

6/25/2014 - 7:25

(VOVworld) – Vietnam’s tourism has been directly and indirectly influenced by the tension in the East Sea since China’s illegal placement of its oil rig Haiyang 981 in Vietnam’s exclusive economic zone and continental shelf in May. To deal with the situation, many domestic travel firms have launched new tourism programs at reduced prices, and service quality has been improved.

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Vietnam restructures tra fish production

Vietnam restructures tra fish production

6/17/2014 - 15:23

(VOVworld) – Vietnam is one of the world’s leading ‘tra’ fish exporters. But recent global changes together with domestic economic difficulties have destabilized the sector unstable. Vietnam has set out to strengthen management activities and make adjustments to protect farmers and businesses and improve product quality.

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Border trade between Vietnam and China still going strong

Border trade between Vietnam and China still going strong

6/10/2014 - 15:25

(VOVworld) – Trade activities in border areas between Vietnam and China have been affected in the past month by China’s illegal placement of oil rig Haiyang 981 in Vietnam’s exclusive economic zone, but according to VOV’s Tu Minh, border crossings in Quang Ninh seem as busy as ever. Let’s join our reporter as he checks on the real situation there.

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Preparations by Vietnamese enterprises to join AEC

Preparations by Vietnamese enterprises to join AEC

6/3/2014 - 16:13

(VOVworld) – The ASEAN Economic Community is expected to be established by the end of next year to create a single regional market. The move will be a turning point bringing benefits for ASEAN businesses including Vietnam.

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Effectiveness of rural electrification program over 15 years

Effectiveness of rural electrification program over 15 years

5/27/2014 - 14:34

(VOVworld) – Vietnam’s rural electrification has expanded in the last 15 years. Last year nine million Vietnamese gained access to electricity. Now 98% of rural households are connected to the national grid. The electrification program has improved rural life and helped reduce the number of poor households.

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Northwestern region steps up links for tourism development

Northwestern region steps up links for tourism development

5/20/2014 - 16:31

(VOVworld) – Vietnam’s northwestern region has significant potential for tourism with historical sites, distinctive ethnic minority cultures, and unspoiled nature. The best way to tap the potential of each province and locality, turning nature, and culture into lures for tourists, is by increasing tourism links.

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TPP offers driving force to restructure Vietnam’s agriculture

TPP offers driving force to restructure Vietnam’s agriculture

5/13/2014 - 15:29

(VOVworld) – Vietnam’s negotiations to join the Trans-Pacific Partnership are entering the final stages. Participating in this deal will create many opportunities for Vietnamese agriculture.

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Vietnam’s footwear grasps opportunity to increase exports

Vietnam’s footwear grasps opportunity to increase exports

5/6/2014 - 18:23

(VOVworld) –Vietnam is finalizing the last negotiations with the US to join the Trans-Pacific partnership agreement and is close to signing a Free Trade Agreement with the EU. Meeting requirements for these deals will offer both challenges and opportunities for Vietnam, especially in the footwear sector, to increase exports.

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Trade unions support fishermen at sea

Trade unions support fishermen at sea

5/1/2014 - 13:14

(VOVworld) – Trade unions, which represent more than 50 million workers in Vietnam, have been implementing a range of social activities to support fishermen at sea. Their support has helped to boost the development of the fisheries sector and Vietnam’s marine economy.

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Changes in Ho Chi Minh city since liberation day

Changes in Ho Chi Minh city since liberation day

4/30/2014 - 10:21

(VOVworld) – The national flag was raised on the roof of the Independence Palace 39 years ago, marking the collapse of the puppet regime and opening a new era of development in Saigon, now Ho Chi Minh city. VOV reports on changes in the city since its liberation day April 30th 1975.

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Special Administrative and Economic Zones to spur Vietnam’s development

Special Administrative and Economic Zones to spur Vietnam’s development

4/29/2014 - 17:53

(VOVworld) – The establishment of special administrative and economic zones known as free economic zones is no longer a new idea. But it’s quite a new model for Vietnam. It is hoped that the creation of these zones of preferential treatment will have an effect on other economic zones in Vietnam.

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Development strategy for Vietnam’s mechanical engineering industry

Development strategy for Vietnam’s mechanical engineering industry

4/24/2014 - 15:40

(VOVworld) – Mechanical engineering plays a key role in Vietnam’s industrialization and modernization process. Under the development strategy for Vietnam mechanical engineering industry approved by the Prime Minister in 2002, the sector has gained encouraging achievements towards international integration.

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Corporation 36 equitization: new model in management of military companies

Corporation 36 equitization: new model in management of military companies

4/20/2014 - 14:51

(VOVworld) – Corporation 36, a state-owned firm under the Ministry of Defense, is speeding up the equitization roadmap pursuant to the Prime Minister’s instruction of rearrangement and renovation of SOEs under the Ministry until 2015. VOV talked to Colonel Nguyen Dang Giap, Chairman and Director General of the Corporation, about advantages and challenges faced by the equitization process.

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Hanoi boosts links for tourism economy development

Hanoi boosts links for tourism economy development

4/15/2014 - 14:21

(VOVworld) – With more than 5,000 historical relics, close to 1,300 traditional craft villages, and a great number of intangible cultural heritages, Hanoi is an attractive destination for tourists. The municipal tourism sector is looking to regional links to improve efficiency.

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Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

The Vietnamese Ao Dai (traditional long dress) has graced the world’s catwalks, acclaimed for its elegant appearance and its softness and lightness. The beauty of the traditional long dress rests...

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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...