Keyword
Search In

Germany toughens position on Brexit

Germany toughens position on Brexit

3/28/2017 - 18:54

(VOVworld) – The Financial Times reported on Monday that German Chancellor Angela Merkel has toughened her position on the UK’s exit bill. She insisted that Britain’s exit terms must be negotiated before talks begin on any new relationship with the EU.

More

World powers boycott UN talks on nuclear weapons ban

World powers boycott UN talks on nuclear weapons ban

3/28/2017 - 18:51

(VOVworld) – 100 countries have begun negotiations on a nuclear weapons ban treaty at the United Nations while facing boycott by 40 countries, including 5 world nuclear powers: the US, the UK, France, Russia, and China.

More

Vietnam welcomes 3.2 million foreign tourists in first quarter of 2017

Vietnam welcomes 3.2 million foreign tourists in first quarter of 2017

3/28/2017 - 18:15

(VOVworld) – More than 3.2 million foreign tourists came to Vietnam in the first quarter of this year, up 29% against the same period last year, announced the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism on Tuesday.

More

Asia-Pacific economy’s firm growth

Asia-Pacific economy’s firm growth

3/28/2017 - 17:24

(VOVworld) – The 2017 Asian Economy Forward-Looking Indicator shows positive signals for the Asia-Pacific economy. The survey was conducted by the BFA, SAIC-GM, Cadillac and Caijing magazine.

More

2017 Boao Forum promotes globalization support

2017 Boao Forum promotes globalization support

3/24/2017 - 19:25

(VOVworld) - The Boao Forum for Asia, held in China's southern island Hainan Province, with the theme, "Globalization and Free Trade: The Asian Perspective". The Xinhua News Agency quoted the forum’s secretary general, Zhou Wenzhong, as saying that

More

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.

More

Wednesday March 22, 2017

Wednesday March 22, 2017

3/23/2017 - 16:46

(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 “At last I’ve got around to sending you a reception report after my recent trip to Vietnam over the Christmas and Tet period, including my visit to VOV’s office in...

More

International cooperation to improve workers’ skills

International cooperation to improve workers’ skills

3/23/2017 - 16:00

(VOVworld) - Vietnam needs skilled workers in many sectors to maintain economic growth. International cooperation in training is the best way to ensure a qualified labor force.

More

Philippines protests China’s construction on the Scarborough Shoal

Philippines protests China’s construction on the Scarborough Shoal

3/22/2017 - 18:41

(VOVworld) - The Philippines will file a strong protest against China after China announced preparatory work for an environmental radar station on the disputed Scarborough Shoal in the East Sea.

More

Bill Gates remains richest man on earth

Bill Gates remains richest man on earth

3/21/2017 - 17:04

(VOVworld) - Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates once again tops the list of the world's richest billionaires, Forbes magazine said on Monday. Gates, whose wealth is estimated at 86 billion USD, leads the list for the fourth straight year.

More

Vietnam continues to be an attractive investment destination

Vietnam continues to be an attractive investment destination

3/21/2017 - 12:38

(VOVworld) – Vietnam gained a record 15.8 billion USD in foreign investment in 2016 thanks to its improved investment and business environment. This year, Vietnam expects to continue to be an attractive destination for foreign investors due to new opportunities from international economic integration and government incentives.

More

Vietnam, ROK target 100 billion USD trade value

Vietnam, ROK target 100 billion USD trade value

3/21/2017 - 10:02

(VOVworld) - Vietnam is ready to work with the Republic of Korea (RoK) to effectively implement the bilateral free trade agreement (FTA), boosting their trade to 70 billion USD, even 100 billion USD, by 2020.

More

Hanoi becomes first SEA city to go green on St. Patrick’s Day

Hanoi becomes first SEA city to go green on St. Patrick’s Day

3/19/2017 - 16:51

(VOVworld)-Hnaoi’s Ly Thai To Park on Saturday became the 100th landmark in the world to go green for St. Patrick’s Day, Ireland’s National Day.

More

China, US in talks on meeting between presidents

China, US in talks on meeting between presidents

3/19/2017 - 16:08

(VOVworld) - China and the US are now in close communication on arrangements for a meeting between the two presidents and exchanges at other levels, Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said during talks with US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Saturday.

More

Le Quang Liem tops HDBank International Open Chess Cup

Le Quang Liem tops HDBank International Open Chess Cup

3/18/2017 - 16:19

(VOVworld)-Top Vietnamese chess player Le Quang Liem became the champion of the HDBank International Open Chess tournament 2017 which closed in Ho Chi Minh City on Friday.

More

US Secretary of State visits China

US Secretary of State visits China

3/18/2017 - 16:10

(VOVworld) - US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Saturday arrived in China for the final leg of his first official trip to Asia, following a visit to Japan and South Korea.

More

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

3/17/2017 - 17:55

B: We’d like to thank Gerry Newmann for his great gift, a book of English culture and traditions throughout the year. We like the book every much, Gerry. It’s a great help to us, especially Thu Ly and other reporters involved in producing our Culture Rendezvous segment. We thank you very much for the gift and we hope to meet...

More

Senior officials meet to prepare for ASEAN Summit

Senior officials meet to prepare for ASEAN Summit

3/17/2017 - 16:19

(VOVworld) – Senior ASEAN Officials gathered in Manila on Wednesday and Thursday to discuss preparations for the 30th ASEAN Summit. The delegates including Vietnam’s Deputy Foreign Minister Nguyen Quoc Dung finalized programs, agenda, and documents for the Summit, slated for April 26-29.

More

Quat Dong embroidery craft village in Hanoi

Quat Dong embroidery craft village in Hanoi

3/16/2017 - 17:47

(VOVworld) - Located in Thuong Tin district, about 25 kilometers south of Hanoi, Quat Dong embroidery craft village is considered the cradle of embroidery in Vietnam with its brand name famous throughout the northern region and nationwide. Its reputation has remained strong since the 17th century.

More

Kong: Skull Island tops box office

Kong: Skull Island tops box office

3/16/2017 - 8:00

(VOVworld) - Kong: Skull Island, a 2017 American monster film which delivers a message about environmental protection and harmony between humans and animals is a worldwide hit. The film follows a team of scientists and soldiers who travel to an uncharted island in the Pacific and encounter terrifying creatures and the mighty Kong.

More

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...

More

Vietnamese "Ao dai" promoted in South Korea

Vietnamese

(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...