US, UK leaders meet in Washington

3/15/2012 - 18:32

U.S. President Barack Obama on Thursday welcomed British Prime Minister David Cameron to the White House. At a joint press conference, Obama and Cameron reconfirmed their commitment to the timeline and mission in Afghanistan

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Vietnam supports FAO initiaves and activities

Vietnam supports FAO initiaves and activities

3/15/2012 - 17:24

(VOVworld) - Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung says Vietnam will continue to support future initiatives and activities of the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization.

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Belgium delegation visits localities in Vietnam

Belgium delegation visits localities in Vietnam

3/15/2012 - 16:44

(VOVworld) - A Belgium delegation led by Crown Prince Philippe visited the Northern province of Hai Phong this week.

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Politburo Member Le Hong Anh works with Ninh Thuan province

Politburo Member Le Hong Anh works with Ninh Thuan province

3/15/2012 - 16:41

(VOVworld) - Le Hong Anh, Politburo Member and Permanent member of the Party Central Committee Secretariat worked with Ninh Thuan province yesterday on implementation of the 11th National Party Congress Resolution.

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World Consumers’ Rights Day observed in Vietnam

World Consumers’ Rights Day observed in Vietnam

3/15/2012 - 16:39

(VOVworld)- This year’s World Consumers’ Rights Day, March 15th will have the theme “Our money, our rights”. In Vietnam, the Law on the Protection of Consumers’ Rights came into force on July 1st, 2011.

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Vietnam-Russia science centre marks 25th founding anniversary

Vietnam-Russia science centre marks 25th founding anniversary

3/15/2012 - 16:38

(VOVworld) - The joint Vietnamese-Russian Tropical Center’s Scientific Council has celebrated its 25 th founding anniversary.

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Vietnam Women Union set to expand external relations

Vietnam Women Union set to expand external relations

3/15/2012 - 16:37

(VOVworld)- The 3-day 11th National Women’s Congress has concluded with the adoption of several measures to mobilize all Vietnamese women to contribute to women’s advancement

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FAO’s APRC conference opens in Hanoi

FAO’s APRC conference opens in Hanoi

3/15/2012 - 16:33

(VOVworld)- The 31st Asia Pacific Regional Conference of the UN Food and Agriculture Organization opened in Hanoi Thursday. Under the theme” Food security and poverty reduction in rural areas”, the conference is focused on proposals and action programs for the region over the next two years.

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Lai Chau province urged to upgrade its transportation and infrastructure

Lai Chau province urged to upgrade its transportation and infrastructure

3/15/2012 - 16:30

(VOVworld)- National Assembly Vice Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan praised the northern province of Lai Chau this week for effectively implementing laws and policies on public investment in agriculture, rural areas and farmers over the past 5 years.

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Vietnam, Germany aim to enhance educational cooperation

Vietnam, Germany aim to enhance educational cooperation

3/15/2012 - 16:27

(VOVworld)- Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Thien Nhan calls for more educational cooperation between Vietnam and Germany.

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State President stresses army’s crucial role in national defense

3/15/2012 - 1:24

(VOVworld)-President Truong Tan Sang has reiterated that the army is always the key force to defend the country’s independence, sovereignty and territorial integrity

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VINASA delivers 2012 message

VINASA delivers 2012 message

3/14/2012 - 19:19

(VOVworld)-"Conserving human resources and increasing business connectivity” is the 2012 message announced by the Vietnam Software and IT Services Association (VINASA) at a recent meeting of its Executive Committee.

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Belgian Minister of State visits Vinmec hospital

Belgian Minister of State visits Vinmec hospital

3/14/2012 - 19:16

(VOVworld)-Belgian Minister of State Steve Stevaert has praised the Vinmec International General Hospital as a brilliant symbol of fruitful cooperation between Vietnam and Belgium

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Iran ready for negotiation with P5+1

Iran ready for negotiation with P5+1

3/14/2012 - 18:48

Iran has prepared for a new round of negotiation with the P5+1 group, which includes 5 permanent members of the UN Security Council and German.

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Rick Santorum wins Republican primary in Alabama

Rick Santorum wins Republican primary in Alabama

3/14/2012 - 18:46

Former Pennsylvania senator Rick Santorum was Tuesday projected to win the Republican presidential primary in the southern state of Alabama.

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Japan appoints new ambassador to ASEAN

Japan appoints new ambassador to ASEAN

3/14/2012 - 18:44

Kimihiro Ishikane has been appointed as Japan’s new ambassador to ASEAN.

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Craft villages seek e-commerce application

Craft villages seek e-commerce application

3/14/2012 - 18:26

(VOVworld) – The Vietnam Craft Villages’ Association has signed a cooperative agreement with the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) to support the Association’s members in applying e-commerce in exports.

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Ethnic Minority Cultural Festival slated for April

Ethnic Minority Cultural Festival slated for April

3/14/2012 - 16:31

(VOVworld)- Vietnam’s Ethnic Minority Cultural Festival will open in Hanoi on April 19. Participants will review the past three years since the launch of festivities, attend a conference on tourism promotion, and a mountain market fair simulation, and enjoy traditional games, sports, and other entertainments.

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Vietnam, Macao boost economic ties

Vietnam, Macao boost economic ties

3/14/2012 - 16:30

(VOVworld)- An exchange on how to boost economic cooperation between Vietnam and Macao took place in Ho Chi Minh City on Tuesday. It aimed to introduce Macao’s potential to Vietnam, encourage businesses to invest in tourism, and provide updated information on markets and business registration procedures.

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Vietnam Women’s Union pledges to reform organization

Vietnam Women’s Union pledges to reform organization

3/14/2012 - 16:28

(VOVworld) - The 11th National Women's Congress adopted the Vietnam Women’s Union draft regulations and resolution and elected a presidium of 163 members.

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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...