42nd Reunification Day celebrated in Vietnam, France

42nd Reunification Day celebrated in Vietnam, France

4/30/2017 - 16:28

(VOVworld) – A wide range of activities are taking place across Vietnam to mark the 42nd anniversary of the Liberation of South Vietnam and National Reunification (April 30).

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Beach tourism season kicks off

Beach tourism season kicks off

4/29/2017 - 16:24

(VOVworld) – The beach tourism season opened at the Bien Dong Park in Da Nang city on Friday, featuring a kayak race, flashmob dance, beach games competitions, and an exhibition of local tours among a myriad of activities.

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Vietnam runs for UNESCO Director-General position

Vietnam runs for UNESCO Director-General position

4/28/2017 - 16:09

(VOVworld) - Ambassador Pham Sanh Chau on Thursday presented his action plan as a candidate for the post of UNESCO General-Director to the Executive Board of UNESCO and to the ambassadors of UNESCO’s member countries.

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English version of “A War Account” debuts

English version of “A War Account” debuts

4/27/2017 - 18:52

(VOVworld) – The English version of historical-document novel “A War Account 1-2-3-4.75” by journalist-writer Tran Mai Hanh was officially introduced to readers at an event in Hanoi on Thursday.

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Facilitating private sector development, trade and investment

Facilitating private sector development, trade and investment

4/26/2017 - 19:51

(VOVworld) - Head of the Party Central Committee’s Economic Commission, Nguyen Van Binh, has praised the importance of the private sector’s contribution to economic growth and restructuring.

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Hue Traditional Craft Festival 2017 to draw hundreds of artisans

Hue Traditional Craft Festival 2017 to draw hundreds of artisans

4/25/2017 - 18:32

(VOVworld) – More than 300 artisans representing craft villages nationwide will participate in the 2017 Hue Traditional Craft Festival, to take place in Hue from this Friday.

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Vietnam Japan Cultural Exchange

Vietnam Japan Cultural Exchange

4/23/2017 - 15:59

(VOVworld) - Vietnam Agricultural Academy will publish a selection call for 500 students and workers to serve in Japan this year. In a Vietnam Japan Cultural Exchange program in Hanoi on Sunday, the Academy Human Resource Center Chief, Vu Ngoc Huyen, said this is an opportunity to promote bilateral cooperation in training: “We sent nearly

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National Architecture Awards 2016-2017

National Architecture Awards 2016-2017

4/22/2017 - 16:22

(VOVworld) – The Vietnam Architects Association held a forum on architecture for the community and architects’ social responsibilities in Da Nang city on Saturday. The event drew over 500 Vietnamese and foreign architects and students.

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Vietnam Book Day April 21: Reading culture promotion for a learning society

Vietnam Book Day April 21: Reading culture promotion for a learning society

4/21/2017 - 19:12

(VOVworld) - Ha Nam provincial Art and Literature Association held an exhibition and talks between readers and authors on the occasion of Vietnam Book Day on April 21.

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Seminar on maintaining independence, self-reliance in international integration

Seminar on maintaining independence, self-reliance in international integration

4/20/2017 - 18:50

(VOVworld) – Maintaining political and economic independence is the most important task in international integration.

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Activities to celebrate Vietnam Ethnic Groups’ Cultural Day

Activities to celebrate Vietnam Ethnic Groups’ Cultural Day

4/19/2017 - 17:04

(VOVworld) – Activities celebrating Vietnam Ethnic Groups’ Cultural Day (April 19) will be held from Wednesday to Sunday at the Vietnam National Village for Ethnic Culture and Tourism in Son Tay town on the outskirts of Hanoi.

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Asia-Pacific Cooperative Ministers' Conference opens in Vietnam

Asia-Pacific Cooperative Ministers' Conference opens in Vietnam

4/18/2017 - 18:35

(VOVworld) - Themed "Visioning toward 2030”, the 10th Asia-Pacific Cooperative Ministers' Conference opened in Hanoi on Tuesday involving 500 foreign deputies.

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“Glowing Ha Long” to replace Quang Ninh’s annual Carnival

“Glowing Ha Long” to replace Quang Ninh’s annual Carnival

4/17/2017 - 19:42

(VOVworld)-A music festival called “Glowing Ha Long 2017” will replace Quang Ninh province’s signature annual Carnival.

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Action month tightens food safety

Action month tightens food safety

4/16/2017 - 12:30

(VOVworld)-An action month on food safety was launched on Saturday across Vietnam, focusing on controling chemical substances and industrial alcohol in liquor production, banned substances in breeding, and plant protection substances in vegetables and fruits.

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Best IT products and services honored

Best IT products and services honored

4/15/2017 - 16:05

(VOVworld)-64 information technology products and services were honored with the Sao Khue Awards at a ceremony in Hanoi on Saturday.

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Ensuring the rights of the disabled

Ensuring the rights of the disabled

4/14/2017 - 18:46

(VOVworld) – Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam praised the Viet Nam Association for Protection of People with Disabilities and Orphans for its protection and care of the disabled and disadvantaged children over the past 25 years.

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Vietnam Ethnic Groups’ Cultural Day 2017 to honor bamboo instruments

Vietnam Ethnic Groups’ Cultural Day 2017 to honor bamboo instruments

4/13/2017 - 16:53

(VOVworld) - The Vietnam Ethnic Groups’ Cultural Day 2017 scheduled for next Wednesday at the Vietnam National Village for Ethnic Culture and Tourism in Hanoi’s Son Tay town will promote ethnic people’s musical instruments.

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Vietnam promotes an incorruptible business environment

Vietnam promotes an incorruptible business environment

4/12/2017 - 19:07

(VOVworld) – The Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry held a seminar Wednesday on building an incorruptible business environment in Vietnam.

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Vietnam aims to restructure economic growth model for development

Vietnam aims to restructure economic growth model for development

4/11/2017 - 18:36

(VOVworld) – The 4th industrial revolution has a profound impact on Vietnam’s socio-economy and Vietnam should no longer rely on cheap labor or abundant natural resources, but to restructure the economic growth model for development, according to a forum hosted by the Ministry of Industry and Trade in Hanoi on Tuesday.

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Vietnam’s economy to grow at 6.5 percent in 2017: ADB

Vietnam’s economy to grow at 6.5 percent in 2017: ADB

4/10/2017 - 18:12

(VOVworld) - Vietnam’s economy will grow at 6.5 percent in 2017 and expand to 6.7 percent in 2018, according to the Asian Development Bank (ADB)’s “Asian Development Outlook 2017” report. The report, which was released at a press conference in Hanoi on Monday,

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Wednesday April 26, 2017

Wednesday April 26, 2017

(VOVworld) - Summer is coming around and it’s getting hotter in the northern part of Vietnam. The average temperature now ranges from 25 to 30DC. I enjoy this pleasant weather.

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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...