Young Vietnamese businesswoman selected to Young Vietnamese businesswoman selected to Australia-ASEA

Young Vietnamese businesswoman selected to Young Vietnamese businesswoman selected to Australia-ASEA

2/17/2017 - 19:44

(VOVworld) - Dao Lan Huong has just been selected as the only Vietnamese entrepreneur who runs business that has social impacts to participate in the Australia-ASEAN Emerging Leaders Program 2017 to be held in March in Melbourne and Sydney.

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170 reporters register to work at 1st APEC Senior Officials Meeting

170 reporters register to work at 1st APEC Senior Officials Meeting

2/17/2017 - 19:39

(VOVworld) - More than 1,700 delegates and 170 reporters have registered to participate in the 1st APEC Senior Officials Meeting (SOM 1) to take place from February 18 to March 3 in Nha Trang City.

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NA Chairwoman receives Swedish, Hungarian ambassadors

NA Chairwoman receives Swedish, Hungarian ambassadors

2/17/2017 - 19:36

(VOVworld) - National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan has applauded the Swedish Government’s activities to encourage and support Swedish enterprises’ investment and business in Vietnam, affirming that Sweden is one of Vietnam’s important trade partners in Europe and the Northwest Europe.

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Prime Minister calls for more expert critics on policies

Prime Minister calls for more expert critics on policies

2/17/2017 - 19:32

(VOVworld) - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and his Deputy Vu Duc Dam had a working session with the Vietnam Union of Science and Technology Associations in Hanoi on Friday.

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Prime Minister receives leaders of Jardines Matheson, Uniliver groups

Prime Minister receives leaders of Jardines Matheson, Uniliver groups

2/17/2017 - 19:28

(VOVworld) - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc hosted a reception for Chairman of UK-based group Jardines Matheson in Hanoi on Friday.

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Boosting Vietnam-Singapore judicial reform cooperation

Boosting Vietnam-Singapore judicial reform cooperation

2/17/2017 - 19:19

(VOVworld) – President Tran Dai Quang has called on the court sector of Vietnam and Singapore to continue expand cooperation and strengthen judicial reforms to meet the needs of the current situation.

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Singapore naval ship visits Vietnam’s Cam Ranh port

Singapore naval ship visits Vietnam’s Cam Ranh port

2/17/2017 - 18:36

(VOVworld)- The RSS Endurance of the Singaporean Navy with 180 crewmembers on board docked at Cam Ranh International Port, Khanh Hoa province on Friday, beginning a five-day visit to Vietnam.

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Deputy PM welcomes US public policy professor

Deputy PM welcomes US public policy professor

2/17/2017 - 16:48

(VOVworld)-Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue has lauded the Indiana University School of Public and Environmental Affairs (SPEA) for boosting ties with Vietnam in policymaking, administrative reform, education, and personnel training.

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US President to issue new immigration order

US President to issue new immigration order

2/17/2017 - 16:48

(VOVworld) – US President Donald Trump said he would issue a brand new immigration order next week. At a press conference on Thursday, Mr. Trump said this will be a comprehensive immigration order to protect Americans.

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Vietnam hands over POW/MIA artifact to US

Vietnam hands over POW/MIA artifact to US

2/17/2017 - 16:45

(VOVworld)- The Vietnam Office for Seeking Missing Persons (VNOSMP) has delivered a prisoner-of-war/missing-in-action (POW/MIA)-related museum artifact to the US Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA).

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Dozens killed by bomb blast in Southern Pakistan

Dozens killed by bomb blast in Southern Pakistan

2/17/2017 - 16:44

(VOVworld) - At least 70 people were killed and over 200 injured in a suicide bombing at the shrine of Sufi saint Lal Shahbaz Qalandar in Sehwan, Pakistan, on Thursday.

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Deputy PM calls on G20 to support developing countries

Deputy PM calls on G20 to support developing countries

2/17/2017 - 16:42

(VOVworld)- Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh has asked G20 members to increase support for developing countries in infrastructure, human resource development, technology transfer, and climate change response.

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US wants to cooperate with Russia for mutual benefit

US wants to cooperate with Russia for mutual benefit

2/17/2017 - 16:40

(VOVworld) – US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Washington is ready to cooperate with Moscow for mutual benefit.

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NATO to enhance presence in Black Sea region

NATO to enhance presence in Black Sea region

2/17/2017 - 16:36

(VOVworld) – NATO defense ministers agreed on Thursday to strengthen the organization's air and maritime presence in the Black Sea region, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said at a press conference following the ministers meeting.

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Ly Son marine reserve area established

Ly Son marine reserve area established

2/17/2017 - 16:35

(VOVworld)- Quang Ngai province announced on Thursday that it will establish the Ly Son marine protected area (MPA), covering approximately 8,000 ha.

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HCM City’s NA deputies called to improve law-making activities

HCM City’s NA deputies called to improve law-making activities

2/17/2017 - 0:14

(VOVworld)- NA deputies of Ho Chi Minh City need to continue improving the quality of their activities in building drafts law, especially those related to the improvement of the State apparatus, socio-economic development, defence-security and human right, President Tran Dai Quang has said.

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NA Chairwoman meets Governor of Japanese prefecture

NA Chairwoman meets Governor of Japanese prefecture

2/17/2017 - 0:11

(VOVworld)- National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan has vowed the Vietnamese legislature will do its best to promote ties with Japan in diverse areas.

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Syrian government rejects a report on Allepo chemical weapon use

Syrian government rejects a report on Allepo chemical weapon use

2/16/2017 - 19:34

(VOVworld)- Damascus rejects a recent Human Rights Watch report that said its military and allied forces had used chemical weapons during their capture of Aleppo last year, Syrian state media reported on Wednesday.

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G20 affirms its role in shaping an inter-connected world

G20 affirms its role in shaping an inter-connected world

2/16/2017 - 19:32

(VOVworld)- The G20 Foreign Ministers’ Meeting in Born, Germany over the past two days was considered a preparation for the G20 Summit in July, in which G20 countries expect to find ways to address challenges to boost sustainable growth and move toward a connected world.

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Vietnam strongly condemns criminal acts

Vietnam strongly condemns criminal acts

2/16/2017 - 19:24

(VOVworld) – The Vice spokeswoman for Vietnam’s Foreign Ministry said Vietnam strongly condemns criminal acts under any form and any purpose.

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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...