US, Russia discuss Syrian issue

US, Russia discuss Syrian issue

(VOVWORLD) - The Syrian crisis is the main topic of a meeting between Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson in Washington on Wednesday, according...
Deputy FM suggests priorities at ASEAN-US meeting

Deputy FM suggests priorities at ASEAN-US meeting

(VOVWORLD) -Deputy Foreign Minister Nguyen Quoc Dung proposed several priorities in ASEAN-US cooperation in his speech to the ASEAN-US Special Foreign Ministers’ Meeting held in Washington D.C. on Thursday...
US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson. (Photo: REUTERS/Sergei Karpukhin)

ASEAN, US top diplomats meet to boost ties

(VOVWORLD) - ASEAN’s foreign ministers met with US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson in Washington on Thursday to boost their relations with the new US administration. 
Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Wednesday, May 3, 2017

(VOVWORLD) -This week,as usual, we received several interesting letters and emails from our listeners around the world. These messages encourage us to continue our shortwave broadcasts and improve our...
US Congressmen want to boost Vietnam-US ties

US Congressmen want to boost Vietnam-US ties

(VOVWORLD) - Vietnamese Ambassador to the US Pham Quang Vinh has affirmed Vietnam’s desire to tighten its comprehensive partnership with the US at recent meetings with elected US officials in Washington,...
No sign of defused tension on the Korean peninsula

No sign of defused tension on the Korean peninsula

(VOVworld) - The situation on the Korean peninsula grew even tenser after the US and South Korea on Wednesday moved parts of the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) missile defense...
Rising tensions on Korean peninsula

Rising tensions on Korean peninsula

(VOVworld) – North Korea’s missile exploded on Sunday, on the 105th birth anniversary of founder Kim Il-sung amid fierce exchanges of bitter words between Pyongyang and Washington. Many people fear...
US-North Korea tense relations

US-North Korea tense relations

(VOVworld) – A few days after US President Donald Trump ordered a Tomahawk missile attack on an airport in Syria, the US military has begun military moves which are seen as...
US, Chinese leaders discuss North Korean issues

US, Chinese leaders discuss North Korean issues

(VOVworld) – US President Donald Trump met Chinese President Xi Jinping on Friday in Florida to explain the US’s position on the deployment of the US Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD...
Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

A: In Hanoi thousands of students and other volunteers attended the launch ceremony. This was the 9th Earth Hour event held in Vietnam. Last year’s campaign saved 450,000kwh, 3...
US Culure: Melting pot or Salad Bowl

US Culure: Melting pot or Salad Bowl

(VOVworld) – American history began with waves of immigrants, bringing their own cultures and traditions to a vast new country.  With such a diverse population, some people compared the US culture to a melting...
Having a farm in the US

Having a farm in the US

(VOVworld) – Hobby farms – also known as “lifestyle” or “retirement” farms, are on the rise in the US. Many small-scale farmers are raising horses, cattle, livestock, and other animals, in addition to growing their own fruits...
US President reiterates support for NATO

US President reiterates support for NATO

(VOVworld) - US President Donald Trump reiterated his strong support for NATO and the need for NATO allies to pay their fair share for the cost of defense during a meeting...
Vietnam boosts tea exports to the US

Vietnam boosts tea exports to the US

(VOVworld) – The US is the world’s 4th biggest tea consumer. Vietnam exports about 2% of its tea production to the US, earning 11 million USD. VOV reports on...