Vietnamese leaders host Vientiane Mayor

Vietnamese leaders host Vientiane Mayor

3/27/2017 - 23:04

(VOVworld)-Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong stressed the importance of Vietnam-Laos traditional friendship, special solidarity and comprehensive

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An Giang and Tay Ninh students win EF Challenge 2017

An Giang and Tay Ninh students win EF Challenge 2017

3/27/2017 - 22:54

(VOVworld)-Ly Khanh Quynh from Thoai Ngoc Hau high school in the Mekong River Delta province of An Giang has won the first prize of the 2017 EF Challenge, an international speech competition in English.

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President: Overseas Vietnamese contribute enormously to Vietnam-Thailand ties

President: Overseas Vietnamese contribute enormously to Vietnam-Thailand ties

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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Slovenia urges EU enlargement to Balkans

Slovenia urges EU enlargement to Balkans

3/27/2017 - 18:38

(VOVworld) – Slovenian President Borut Pahor has urged for EU enlargement including the Western Balkans that will contribute to peace and stability in the region.

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South Korean prosecutors seek to arrest ex-president Park

South Korean prosecutors seek to arrest ex-president Park

3/27/2017 - 18:36

(VOVworld) - Prosecutors said Monday that they were seeking to arrest former President Park Geun-hye of South Korea on criminal charges.

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One more suspect arrested in London attack investigation

One more suspect arrested in London attack investigation

3/27/2017 - 18:33

(VOVworld) - A man was arrested on Sunday as part of the ongoing investigation into the terror attack near the British parliament last week.

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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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Hamas closes border between Israel and Gaza

Hamas closes border between Israel and Gaza

3/27/2017 - 17:00

(VOVworld) – The Hamas Jihad Movement on Sunday closed the border crossing between the Gaza Strip and Israel following the assassination of one of its senior commanders. The closing also applies to aid workers and patients needing medical treatment.

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Iraqi military blames ISIS for killing of civilians in Mosul

 Iraqi military blames ISIS for killing of civilians in Mosul

3/27/2017 - 16:57

(VOVworld) - The Iraqi military on Sunday blamed the Islamic State (ISIS) group for the killing of dozens of civilians at a house in west Mosul, said Iraq’s Joint Operations Command. They denied that the house was bombed by coalition airstrikes.

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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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UNHCR warns of alarming refugee situation in East Africa

UNHCR warns of alarming refugee situation in East Africa

3/27/2017 - 16:53

(VOVworld) – The refugee situation in East Africa and the Horn of Africa is alarming due to food shortage and armed conflicts, said Victoria Akyeampong, Head of the United Nations High Commissioner Refugees (UNHCR) for East Africa and Horn of Africa.

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Boao Forum for Asia Conference highlights free trade

Boao Forum for Asia Conference highlights free trade

3/27/2017 - 16:51

(VOVworld) – The Boao Forum for Asia (BFA) Annual Conference 2017 concluded on Sunday in China’s Hainan province.

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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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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...