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Stratfor warns of North Korea’s nuclear capability

Stratfor warns of North Korea’s nuclear capability

2/21/2017 - 19:19

(VOVworld) - North Korea has long been developing a comprehensive nuclear deterrent and it's making progress, according to Stratfor, a US geopolitical intelligence and advisory firm.

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APEC creates a turning point for global trade, investment

APEC creates a turning point for global trade, investment

2/20/2017 - 18:43

(VOVworld)- Meetings within the framework of the first Senior Official Meeting of APEC (SOM-1) are taking place in Nha Trang city, Khanh Hoa province. The meetings will determine APEC activities throughout 2017 which will change global growth, trade and investment.

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Technology transfer helps improve Quang Ninh’s medical service

Technology transfer helps improve Quang Ninh’s medical service

2/20/2017 - 14:58

(VOVworld)-Vietnam’s medical sector has recently increased the transfer of technology and professional qualification amongst doctors from central-level public hospitals to lower-level hospitals, helping to improve the quality of health check-ups and treatment in medical facilities in Quang Ninh province.

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PM wants Nghe An to become wealthy province

PM wants Nghe An to become wealthy province

2/20/2017 - 9:44

(VOVworld) – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has asked Nghe An province to continue modernizing Vinh city and voiced his support the provincial proposal to turn Kim Lien commune into an exemplary rural area of Vietnam.

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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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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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VOV celebrates World Radio Day

VOV celebrates World Radio Day

2/13/2017 - 19:40

(VOVworld)-Voice of Vietnam (VOV) President Nguyen The Ky has affirmed that radio has always been a convenient, engaging, popular and diverse media platform.

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Outstanding ethnic individuals in HCMC honored

Outstanding ethnic individuals in HCMC honored

2/12/2017 - 16:02

(VOVworld) – Outstanding individuals of ethnic minority groups in Ho Chi Minh City were honored at Sunday’s spring gathering for their contributions to movements launched by the municipal administration, Fatherland Front, and social organizations.

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Prime Minister chairs a working session with Vietnam Fatherland Front

Prime Minister chairs a working session with Vietnam Fatherland Front

2/10/2017 - 19:07

(VOVworld) - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc called for more cooperation between the Vietnam Fatherland Front and the Government to ensure better national policy making and the drafting of bills.

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Europe’s space program delayed due to Brexit

Europe’s space program delayed due to Brexit

2/10/2017 - 6:00

(VOVworld)- Brexit negotiations with the UK are forcing the European Commission to postpone funding for its space program until after 2020, despite the importance of the program to European space policy.

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Wednesday February 8, 2017

Wednesday February 8, 2017

2/9/2017 - 18:49

A: VOV’s Letter Box is back after one week off for special features celebrating Vietnam’s Lunar New Year. We hope you are all well. Thank you very much for sending us your New Year’s Greetings and best wishes for the New Year.

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Homeschooling in Vietnam

Homeschooling in Vietnam

2/9/2017 - 17:36

(VOVworld) - Homeschooling, already popular in many Western countries, is becoming accepted in Vietnam. Let’s follow VOV reporter Thanh Ha to visit 4-and-a-half-year-old Tue Lam and her mother Phuong Dang to find out about their homeschooling experience.

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Progress in establishing Libya’s Government of National Accord

Progress in establishing Libya’s Government of National Accord

2/9/2017 - 16:20

(VOVworld) - Martin Kobler, Special Representative and Head of the United Nations Support Mission in Libya, said on Wednesday that discussions on establishing a Government of National Accord (GNA) are making progress.

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Canada's foreign minister visits the US

Canada's foreign minister visits the US

2/8/2017 - 16:59

(VOVworld) – Canada's Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland is making an official visit to the US on Tuesday and Wednesday. During her visit, discussions will cover a broad range of topics, including security and economic ties between Canada and the US.

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Vietnamese five-colored cylindrical sticky rice cake

Vietnamese five-colored cylindrical sticky rice cake

2/7/2017 - 16:38

(VOVworld) - Instead of making the Vietnamese cylindrical sticky rice cake plain, we can make it in the form of a beautiful flower with different colored petals. The art here happens inside the roll. Different ingredients are intentionally layered before getting rolled up, and wow, flower is only revealed when the roll is cut into individual pieces. It might be...

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Tree planting festivals launched nationwide

Tree planting festivals launched nationwide

2/5/2017 - 16:11

(VOVworld)-A ceremony took place in Hanoi on Saturday to kick off Hanoi’s greening-up campaign in honor of the late President Ho Chi Minh.

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US, Japan reaffirm alliance

US, Japan reaffirm alliance

2/4/2017 - 15:24

(VOVworld) – Visiting US Defense Secretary James Mattis on Friday reaffirmed Washington's commitment to its mutual defense treaty with Tokyo at a meeting with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe.

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Overseas Vietnamese contribute to national development

Overseas Vietnamese contribute to national development

2/2/2017 - 17:55

(VOVworld)- More than 4.5 million overseas Vietnamese are an inseparable part of the Vietnamese nation. The Vietnamese State has implemented a number of policies to encourage them to contribute to national development as much as they wish.

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Spring festival 2017 opens in Kon Tum province

Spring festival 2017 opens in Kon Tum province

1/31/2017 - 15:49

(VOVworld)- The Kon Tum Spring Festival 2017 opened on Tuesday at the Kon Tum Provincial Museum. Many cultural activities were held attracting a large number of visitors and locals.

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28th AU summit hails progress in Africa

28th AU summit hails progress in Africa

1/31/2017 - 15:49

(VOVworld) - The 28th African Union (AU) Summit opened on Monday in Ethiopia's capital Addis Ababa with a recognition of many socio-economic gains on Africa.

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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...