Champa artifact unearth in Quang Ngai province

Champa artifact unearth in Quang Ngai province

2/21/2017 - 8:46

(VOVworld) - Brick ruins from the Champa era have been found during an archeological excavation at Nui But (Pen Mountain) tower, Nghia Chanh ward, the central city of Quang Ngai.

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Vietnamese player stops in third round of world chess champs

Vietnamese player stops in third round of world chess champs

2/21/2017 - 8:44

(VOVworld) - Vietnamese chess player Pham Le Thao Nguyen ended her tournament at the FIDE Women’s World Chess Championship after losing 0-2 to No 2 seed Anna Muzychuk of Ukraine in the third round on Saturday.

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Vietnamese-American director brings action to Da Lat

Vietnamese-American director brings action to Da Lat

2/21/2017 - 8:41

(VOVworld) - Vietnamese-American director Victor Vu is working on a new action film, Loi Bao (In the Storm), together with his young staff in Da Lat city in the Central Highlands province of Lam Dong.

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Celebration marks 70th anniversary of President HCM’s first visit to Thanh Hoa

Celebration marks 70th anniversary of President HCM’s first visit to Thanh Hoa

2/20/2017 - 18:50

(VOVworld)- A meeting to celebrate the 70th anniversary of President Ho Chi Minh’s first visit to Thanh Hoa province was held on Monday.

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Vietnam joins Winter Games for the first time

Vietnam joins Winter Games for the first time

2/20/2017 - 18:48

(VOVworld)- Vietnamese athletes officially joined the Asian Winter Games following a flag raising ceremony on Saturday in Sapporo City, Japan.

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Suicide bomb in Somalia market kills 39

Suicide bomb in Somalia market kills 39

2/20/2017 - 18:43

(VOVworld) - A car bomb ripped through a market in Mogadishu on Sunday, killing 39 people and injuring around 50, a local official said.

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ASEAN Village shines at multicultural festival in Australia

ASEAN Village shines at multicultural festival in Australia

2/20/2017 - 18:42

(VOVworld) – Vietnamese land, people and culture were introduced to international friends at the ASEAN Village set up as part of a national multicultural festival in Australia last week.

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NA Vice Chairwoman wraps up Cuba visit

NA Vice Chairwoman wraps up Cuba visit

2/20/2017 - 17:50

(VOVworld)-National Assembly Vice Chairwoman Tong Thi Phong left Havana on Sunday, concluding a visit to Cuba.

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Bac Lieu urged to become Vietnam’s shrimp farming hub

Bac Lieu urged to become Vietnam’s shrimp farming hub

2/20/2017 - 17:46

(VOVworld)-Bac Lieu province should focus on aquaculture to become Vietnam’s shrimp farming hub, said Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong during a just-concluded tour of the Mekong Delta province.

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Europe warned of division

Europe warned of division

2/20/2017 - 16:18

(VOVworld) – Chairman of the Munich Security Conference Wolfgang Ischinger warned European countries to be cautious ahead of upcoming elections and avoid promoting policies that support or oppose the new US government.

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Iran warns of resuming nuclear program

Iran warns of resuming nuclear program

2/20/2017 - 16:14

(VOVworld) – Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani said Iran will restore its nuclear program if the US cancels the 2015 nuclear agreement, known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), between Iran and the P5+1 group, which includes the US, Russia, the UK, France, China, and Germany.

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Geneva talks on Syria to focus on comprehensive political solutions

Geneva talks on Syria to focus on comprehensive political solutions

2/20/2017 - 16:11

(VOVworld) – Syria peace talks will be held on Thursday in Geneva, Switzerland, said UN Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura.

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NA Standing Committee opens seventh session

NA Standing Committee opens seventh session

2/20/2017 - 16:10

(VOVworld) - The 14th National Assembly’s Standing Committee opened its seventh session in Hanoi on Monday.

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China, UK hold security dialogue

China, UK hold security dialogue

2/20/2017 - 16:07

(VOVworld) - China and the UK have held their second high-level security dialogue in London. The dialogue was co-chaired by Wang Yongqing, Secretary-General of the Chinese Party’s Central Commission for Political and Legal Affairs, and Mark Lyall Grant, national security advisor to the British Prime Minister.

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Working groups continue discussions at APEC SOM-1

Working groups continue discussions at APEC SOM-1

2/20/2017 - 16:03

(VOVworld) – Emergency preparedness, intellectual property rights, and policy partnership on science, technology and innovation were among the topics discussed by APEC representatives on Sunday. These sessions were part of the first Senior Officials’ Meeting of APEC (SOM-1), which is underway in Nha Trang from February 18 to March 3.

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Chairwoman of Russian Federation Council visits Vietnam

Chairwoman of Russian Federation Council visits Vietnam

2/20/2017 - 9:47

(VOVworld) - A high-ranking delegation of the Federation Council of Russia led by Chairwoman Valentina Ivanovna Matviyenko begins a three-day official visit to Vietnam on Monday, according to the National Assembly Committee for External Affairs. The visit is at the invitation of Chairwoman of Vietnam’s National Assembly Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan.

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PM wants Nghe An to become wealthy province

PM wants Nghe An to become wealthy province

2/20/2017 - 9:44

(VOVworld) – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has asked Nghe An province to continue modernizing Vinh city and voiced his support the provincial proposal to turn Kim Lien commune into an exemplary rural area of Vietnam.

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Vietnam’s initiative to APEC working group meetings

Vietnam’s initiative to APEC working group meetings

2/19/2017 - 16:13

(VOVworld) – Vietnam has proposed initiatives at the ongoing APEC working group meetings in Nha Trang, Khanh Hoa province, as part of the first APEC Senior Officials’ Meeting (SOM1) from February 18 to March 3.

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Vietnam-Singapore naval forces exchange in Cam Ranh

Vietnam-Singapore naval forces exchange in Cam Ranh

2/19/2017 - 15:57

(VOVworld) - RSS Endurance of the Singaporean Navy with 180 crewmembers aboard led by Major Lee Kwok So anchored in Cam Ranh port in the south central province of Khanh Hoa last Friday for a five-day visit to Vietnam.

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Hong Kong ranks as freest economy in the world

Hong Kong ranks as freest economy in the world

2/19/2017 - 15:55

(VOVworld) - Hong Kong has maintained its position as the world's freest economy in the 2017 Index of Economic Freedom from the Heritage Foundation with overall score of 89.8 points up by 1.2 points over the year before.

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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...