Binh Duong attracts FDI in tourism development

Binh Duong attracts FDI in tourism development

2/19/2017 - 15:54

(VOVworld) – The Binh Duong province’s tourism needs about 280 million USD worth of investment until 2020.

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APEC 2017: Vietnam’s culture introduced to foreigners

APEC 2017: Vietnam’s culture introduced to foreigners

2/19/2017 - 15:52

(VOVworld) – Khanh Hoa provincial Department of Cutlure and Sports has organized an exhibition about scenic spots in Khanh Hoa and neighboring provinces to delegates attending the 1st APEC Senior Officials' Meeting (SOM1) in Nha Trang City.

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Russia announces ceasefire in Ukraine

Russia announces ceasefire in Ukraine

2/19/2017 - 15:51

(VOVworld) - Russia's Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Saturday after meeting with his Ukrainian, German and French counterparts in Munich, that the ceasefire between Ukrainian army and seceded faction will take effect on Monday.

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Iran: A deputy of former Iranian president to run for presidential election

Iran: A deputy of former Iranian president to run for presidential election

2/19/2017 - 15:48

(VOVworld) - Hamid Baghaie, deputy of former Iranian president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, announced Saturday his decision to run in this year's presidential election, becoming the first candidate to contest the top job.

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US aircraft carrier patrols East Sea

US aircraft carrier patrols East Sea

2/19/2017 - 15:44

(VOVworld) – The US Navy said that its aircraft carrier strike group including Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson began routine patrols in the East Sea on Saturday.

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7.2 million people mobilized to Olympic Run Day 2017

7.2 million people mobilized to Olympic Run Day 2017

2/19/2017 - 15:41

(VOVworld) – The General Department of Sports and Physical Training says the Olympic Run Day 2017 for people’s health will be observed all over Vietnam and involve about 7.2 million participants.

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Prime Minister pays tribute to President Ho Chi Minh

Prime Minister pays tribute to President Ho Chi Minh

2/19/2017 - 15:38

(VOVworld) – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc laid a wreath and offered incense to President Ho Chi Minh at the Kim Lien special national relic site in Nghe An province on Saturday afternoon.

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Prime Minister attends meeting of investors in Nghe An

Prime Minister attends meeting of investors in Nghe An

2/19/2017 - 15:31

(VOVworld) – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc, Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue and other senior officials attended of a New Year meeting with investors in Nghe An province on Sunday.

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Vietnam, Cuba boost relations between National Assemblies, peoples

Vietnam, Cuba boost relations between National Assemblies, peoples

2/18/2017 - 17:23

(VOVworld) – National Assembly Vice Chairwoman Tong Thi Phong met with Jose Ramon Machado Ventura, the Second Secretary of the Communist Party of Cuba, and Kenia Serrano, President of The Cuban Institute of Friendship with the Peoples (ICAP) on Thursday and Friday as part of her visit to Cuba.

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Related meetings within 1st APEC Senior Officials’ Meeting

Related meetings within 1st APEC Senior Officials’ Meeting

2/18/2017 - 16:50

(VOVworld) – A number of meetings have been organized in the framework of the first Senior Officials’ Meeting of APEC in Nha Trang city, Khanh Hoa provinve.

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Vietnam’s attendance of G20 Foreign Ministers' Meeting

Vietnam’s attendance of G20 Foreign Ministers' Meeting

2/18/2017 - 16:43

(VOVworld) – A joint statement stressing multilateral cooperation mechanism to deal with global challenges has been adopted at the end of the 2-day G20 Foreign Ministers’ Meeting in Bonn, Germany.

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Groundbreaking ceremony of a South Korean-invested container factory

Groundbreaking ceremony of a South Korean-invested container factory

2/18/2017 - 16:38

(VOVworld) – Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue attended a groundbreaking ceremony of a factory manufacturing container boxes in the 50ha Dong Nam economic zone of Nghe An province on Saturday.

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German leaders stress the importance of NATO, EU

German leaders stress the importance of NATO, EU

2/18/2017 - 16:34

(VOVworld) – German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Friday that the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) is not just of value for Europe but also for the United States.

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IS attack kills 18 Afghan soldiers

IS attack kills 18 Afghan soldiers

2/18/2017 - 16:32

(VOVworld) – Afghan official said on Friday day that Local Islamic State affiliates have attacked and killed at least 18 government soldiers in eastern Afghanistan.

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North Korea's missile threats to the US

North Korea's missile threats to the US

2/18/2017 - 16:25

(VOVworld) –North Korea will be able to develop an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) in 5 years that will be capable of reaching the United States.

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Deputy PM stresses the importance of international law for a stable environment

Deputy PM stresses the importance of international law for a stable environment

2/18/2017 - 16:15

(VOVworld) – Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh has said international law is necessary to ensure a stable global environment, therefore, the compliance with international law is a prerequisite to maintain sustainable peace.

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1st APEC Senior Officials' Meeting opens

1st APEC Senior Officials' Meeting opens

2/18/2017 - 16:04

(VOVworld) – The first APEC Senior Officials' Meeting (SOM1) and related meetings opened on Saturday in Nha Trang city, Khanh Hoa province.

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Deputy PM meets Foreign Ministers of the UK, the US, and Brazil

Deputy PM meets Foreign Ministers of the UK, the US, and Brazil

2/18/2017 - 16:01

(VOVworld) - Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh had separate meetings with the foreign ministers of the UK, the US, and Brazil in Bonn, Germany, on Friday, on the sidelines of the G20 Foreign Ministers’ Meeting.

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Vietnam, Argentina boost cooperation

Vietnam, Argentina boost cooperation

2/18/2017 - 15:55

(VOVworld) - Vice Chairman of the National Assembly Uong Chu Luu has voiced his hope that relations between the Communist Party of Vietnam and the Republican Proposal (PRO) – the ruling party of Argentina – and between the two legislative bodies will be enhanced to be on par with political, economic and trade ties.

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Vietnam supports efforts to boost dialogue on Korean peninsula

Vietnam supports efforts to boost dialogue on Korean peninsula

2/17/2017 - 21:26

(VOVworld) – On Friday, Vietnam’s Foreign Ministry spokesperson Le Hai Binh answers reporters ‘question about Vietnam’s reaction to the test firing of ballistic missile by the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea on February 12.

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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...