Poland warns it may not adopt EU’s Rome Declaration

Poland warns it may not adopt EU’s Rome Declaration

3/24/2017 - 17:05

(VOVworld) – Polish Prime Minister Beata Szydlo said Poland may not accept the Rome Declaration, which will declare the EU’s actions after the UK’s departure, if the document does not deal with the issues that Warsaw considers important.

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UK police identify London terror attacker

UK police identify London terror attacker

3/24/2017 - 16:59

(VOVworld) – UK police identified Khalid Masood as the attacker who killed 5 people near the House of Parliament before being shot dead, the Reuters news agency reported on Thursday.

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Vietnam, Ukraine celebrate 25th anniversary of diplomatic ties

Vietnam, Ukraine celebrate 25th anniversary of diplomatic ties

3/24/2017 - 16:50

(VOVworld) – The Vietnamese Embassy in Ukraine hosted a banquet in Kharkov city on Wednesday to mark the 25th anniversary of Vietnam-Ukraine diplomatic relations (January 23, 1992-2017).

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Exhibition on Hoang Sa and Truong Sa opens in Hai Phong

Exhibition on Hoang Sa and Truong Sa opens in Hai Phong

3/24/2017 - 16:46

(VOVworld) – An exhibit called “Vietnam’s Hoang Sa (Paracel) and Truong Sa (Spratly) Archipelagoes – Historical and legal evidence” opened on Friday on Bach Long Vy island, Hai Phong City.

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Israeli President Reuven Rivlin visits Ho Chi Minh City

Israeli President Reuven Rivlin visits Ho Chi Minh City

3/23/2017 - 19:22

(VOVworld) - Israeli President Reuven Rivlin met Ho Chi Minh City People's Committee Chairman Nguyen Thanh Phong on Thursday.

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Vietnam, Cuba seek stronger cooperation

Vietnam, Cuba seek stronger cooperation

3/23/2017 - 19:19

(VOVworld)- On Thursday, Party leader Nguyen Phu Trong received a delegation of the Ministry of Cuban Revolutionary Armed Forces led by its Minister Senior Lieutenant General Leopoldo Cintra Frias.

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Boao Forum for Asia opens to discuss globalization and free trade

Boao Forum for Asia opens to discuss globalization and free trade

3/23/2017 - 19:14

(VOVworld) - The Boao Forum For Asia Annual Conference opened in China’s Boao, Hainan province, on Thursday.

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NA Chairwoman receives WB’s CEO

NA Chairwoman receives WB’s CEO

3/23/2017 - 18:53

(VOVworld) – National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan has praised the World Bank for supporting Vietnam in approximately 170 projects.

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Enhancing Vietnam-Singapore strategic partnership

Enhancing Vietnam-Singapore strategic partnership

3/23/2017 - 18:52

(VOVworld) - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and visiting Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong have agreed to foster strategic trust, promote cooperation in integration and further deepen the strategic partnership between the two countries.

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Vietnamese leaders receive Singaporean Prime Minister

Vietnamese leaders receive Singaporean Prime Minister

3/23/2017 - 18:50

(VOVworld) - President Tran Dai Quang on Thursday discussed with visiting Singaporean Prime MInister Lee Hsien Loong ways to enhance Vietnam-Singapore economic, trade and investment partnerships.

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The global coalition against IS commits long-term cooperation

The global coalition against IS commits long-term cooperation

3/23/2017 - 18:48

(VOVworld) – Foreign Ministers and high-ranking representatives of more than 60 countries gathered in Washington for a summit of the coalition fighting the Islamic State.

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World leaders condemn London terrorist attack

World leaders condemn London terrorist attack

3/23/2017 - 18:44

(VOVworld) – Leaders of many countries have condemned the attack outside the UK Parliament in London on Wednesday, which killed 3 people and injured 40 others.

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Vietnam’s activities at LIMA 2017, Malaysia

Vietnam’s activities at LIMA 2017, Malaysia

3/23/2017 - 17:56

(VOVworld) – Malaysian Deputy Defence Minister Mohd Johari bin Baharom told Vietnamese Deputy Defence Minister Phan Van Giang at a meeting on Thursday that the two countries have great potential to cooperate in the defence industry as both want to modernize their army.

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Poland opposes a two-speed Europe

Poland opposes a two-speed Europe

3/23/2017 - 17:31

(VOVworld) - A two-speed Europe would be a recipe for disaster, division, and separation, Polish Foreign Minister Witold Waszczykowski said on Wednesday.

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Sept. 11 families sue Saudi Arabia

Sept. 11 families sue Saudi Arabia

3/23/2017 - 17:28

(VOVworld) - Hundreds of relatives of victims killed in the Sept. 11 terror attack have filed a lawsuit against Saudi Arabia in the federal court of Manhattan.

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East Sea security conference held in Poland

East Sea security conference held in Poland

3/23/2017 - 17:23

(VOVworld) - Maintaining security in the East Sea plays a very important role in ensuring freedom of navigation and maintaining trade among the countries of the world.

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Vietnam, US boost bilateral cooperation

Vietnam, US boost bilateral cooperation

3/23/2017 - 17:09

(VOVworld) – Deputy Foreign Minister Ha Kim Ngoc has stressed that Vietnam is ready to work with the new US administration to consolidate the bilateral comprehensive partnership.

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China, US have different stances on North Korea’s missile test

China, US have different stances on North Korea’s missile test

3/23/2017 - 17:03

(VOVworld) – China and the US have voiced different views of North Korea’s unsuccessful missile launch on Wednesday.

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President of Swiss Council of States to visit Vietnam

President of Swiss Council of States to visit Vietnam

3/23/2017 - 17:01

(VOVworld) – The President of Switzerland’s Council of States Ivo Bischofberger will make an official visit to Vietnam from next Tuesday to Friday.

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World Bank continues to cooperate with Vietnam

World Bank continues to cooperate with Vietnam

3/23/2017 - 16:59

(VOVworld) - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc received World Bank (WB) CEO Kristalina I. Georgieva in Hanoi on Thursday, praising the bank’s role in Vietnam’s socio-economic development, especially in poverty elimination.

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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...