Overseas Vietnamese contributes enormously to Vietnam-Thailand ties: President

Overseas Vietnamese contributes enormously to Vietnam-Thailand ties: President

3/27/2017 - 19:50

(VOVworld) – President Tran Dai Quang highlighted the long-term relationship between Vietnam and Thailand over the years during a reception for a delegation of overseas Vietnamese and Buddhist dignitaries from Thailand on Monday.

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HMC city tourism festival draws large crowds

3/27/2017 - 19:18

(VOVworld)-The HCM city Tourism Festival has attacted 350,000 visitors, earning travel firms 2.8 million USD. Le Truong Hien Hoa, Director of the municipal Tourism Promotion Center said, the 4-day event, which ended on Sunday, was a major boost to the local tourism industry.

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Overseas Vietnamese contributes enormously to Vietnam-Thailand ties: President

Overseas Vietnamese contributes enormously to Vietnam-Thailand ties: President

3/27/2017 - 18:44

(VOVworld) – President Tran Dai Quang highlighted the long-term relationship between Vietnam and Thailand over the years during a reception for a delegation of overseas Vietnamese and Buddhist dignitaries from Thailand on Monday. Bilateral relations have flourished in politics, security, and national defense, as well a ins economics, trade, investment, and people-to-people exchanges, Mr. Quang said. He underlined the great...

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Da Nang, Quang Nam offer ideal destinations of MICE tourism

Da Nang, Quang Nam offer ideal destinations of MICE tourism

3/27/2017 - 18:22

(VOVworld)- Representatives of more than 30 travel agencies in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City have visited Da Nang and Hoi An city of Quang Nam province to survey MICE tourism opportunities.

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Vietnamese AO victim introduces autobiography in France

Vietnamese AO victim introduces autobiography in France

3/27/2017 - 18:19

(VOVworld)- Tran To Nga, a Vietnamese Agent Orange (AO)/dioxin victim living in France has introduced her autobiography on the occasion of the Vietnam Day event held in Valenton city of France.

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Ninh Binh urged to become key national tourist hub

Ninh Binh urged to become key national tourist hub

3/27/2017 - 17:53

(VOVworld)-State President Tran Dai Quang has urged Ninh Binh province to fully tap its tourism advantages and reform its growth model to ensure productivity, quality and sustainability. Mr. Quang made the remark at a ceremony on Sunday to celebrate 25 years of Ninh Binh’s re-establishment.

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2nd National Amateur Singing Festival to be held in April

2nd National Amateur Singing Festival to be held in April

3/27/2017 - 17:03

(VOVworld) - 21 bands across Vietnam's southern region will participate in the second National Amateur Singing Festival to be held in Binh Duong province from April 8th to 12th.

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17 countries and territories participate in Analytica Vietnam 2017 Exhibition

17 countries and territories participate in Analytica Vietnam 2017 Exhibition

3/27/2017 - 16:56

(VOVworld) – The international exhibition on experimental technology, analysis, diagnosis, and biotechnology, known as Analytica Vietnam 2017, will be held in Hanoi from Wednesday to Friday.

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The Prime Minister attends Quang Nam province investment promotion conference

The Prime Minister attends Quang Nam province investment promotion conference

3/26/2017 - 17:21

(VOVworld) - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has praised unique advantages of Quang Nam province in an investment promotion event in Tam Ky city on Sunday. He said the province has strategic values capturing investors’ interests: “Centuries ago, Quang Nam has been a destination of big trading vessels. Hoi An and Quang Nam was a prosperous

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Quang Binh in the Land of Hanoi program opens

Quang Binh in the Land of Hanoi program opens

3/26/2017 - 17:08

(VOVworld) - Quang Binh province has launched its program to promote natural, cultural, historical and potential values in Hanoi. The provincial People’s Committee Chairman, Nguyen Huu Hoai, spoke at the opening ceremony on March 25: “Quang Binh in the

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Khanh Hoa province prioritizes socialization of maritime festival

Khanh Hoa province prioritizes socialization of maritime festival

3/26/2017 - 17:02

(VOVworld) – Socialization is prioritized in Khanh Hoa province’s maritime festival from June 10 to 13 to save budget. 50 events will take place covering cultural, sport, tourism

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Vietnam responds to the Join Global Lights Off – Earth Hour 2017

Vietnam responds to the Join Global Lights Off – Earth Hour 2017

3/26/2017 - 16:50

(VOVworld) - Cities around the world switch off lights in response to the Earth Hour Campaign 2017 on March 25. Some 7,000 cities in 172 countries joined the movement to cope with climate change. Hanoi joined the movement by switching off lights from 20:30 to 21:30 on March 25 with the theme “Switching Off Lights, Switch On the Future.” Minister...

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Israeli President and his spouse wrap up their state visit to Vietnam

Israeli President and his spouse wrap up their state visit to Vietnam

3/26/2017 - 16:37

(VOVworld) - The President of Israel Reuven Ruvi Rivlin and his spouse yesterday/ on Saturday wrapped up his State visit to Vietnam at the invitation of President Tran Dai Quang. During talks with Vietnamese leaders, Israeli President agreed to boost bilateral cooperation, particularly in economics and science-technology to bring two-way trade value to 3 billion USD in the near future....

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South Korea: Rallies supporting and anti Park Geun-hye continue

South Korea: Rallies supporting and anti Park Geun-hye continue

3/26/2017 - 16:31

(VOVworld) - Hundreds of thousands rallied in central Seoul on Saturday just a week after former President Park Geun-hye underwent 14 hours of intensive questioning by Prosecutors. The anti-former president started their rally from the Gwanghwamun Square, in the center of Seoul, demanding to detain Park Geun-hye and clearly define her responsibility in the sinking of Sewol ferry. Others were...

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EU Leaders sign Rome Declaration

EU Leaders sign Rome Declaration

3/26/2017 - 16:28

(VOVworld) - 27 leaders of the European Union signed a statement on Saturday in Rome declared their commitment to integrating the Continent even as a series of crises has badly weakened the efforts and Britain prepares to leave the bloc. The statement, known as the Rome Declaration and signed on the anniversary of the day the bloc’s foundations were laid...

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The Olympic Run Day for Public Health 2017 opens

The Olympic Run Day for Public Health 2017 opens

3/26/2017 - 16:25

(VOVworld) – Hanoi Department of Culture and Sports and the New Hanoi Newspaper today/ on Sunday kicked off the Olympic Run Day for Public Health 2017 and launched the 44th New Ha Noi Newspaper Run for Peace at Ly Thai To Flower Garden in Hanoi. The Olympic Run Day for Public Health 2017 took place across the country at 7am...

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Chairman of Boao Forum for Asia calls on Asian countries to support globalization

Chairman of Boao Forum for Asia calls on Asian countries to support globalization

3/26/2017 - 16:17

(VOVworld) - Asian countries should be united to support the process of globalization and achieve a common development.

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Khmer Theravada Buddhist Institute built in Can Tho

Khmer Theravada Buddhist Institute built in Can Tho

3/26/2017 - 16:14

(VOVworld) – The construction of the Khmer Theravada Buddhist Institute in O Mon district, Can Tho City, began on Saturday.

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Vietnam supports the world’s leftist movement for peace and prosperity

Vietnam supports the world’s leftist movement for peace and prosperity

3/26/2017 - 16:12

(VOVworld) – A Vietnamese delegation led by Deputy Head of the Party Central Committee’s Commission for External Relations Nguyen Huy Tang attended a three-day workshop on parties and new societies concluded on Saturday in Mexico City.

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Vietnam takes part in 2017 Ottawa Tourism Fair

Vietnam takes part in 2017 Ottawa Tourism Fair

3/26/2017 - 16:07

(VOVworld) – The image of Vietnamese landscape and people were introduced at the 23rd Ottawa Tourism Fair which has been concluded in Ottawa, Canada.

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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...