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Narrowing differences about Europe’s future

Narrowing differences about Europe’s future

3/16/2017 - 17:48

(VOVworld) – The EU Summit last week pointed up differences among the 27 members concerning the EU future.

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Federal judge in Hawaii blocks new travel ban nationwide

Federal judge in Hawaii blocks new travel ban nationwide

3/16/2017 - 17:38

(VOVworld) – A federal court on Wednesday blocked President Donald Trump's executive order freezing immigration by refugees and citizens of six predominantly Muslim nations, putting the President's revised travel ban on hold just hours before it was to take effect.

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Hosni Mubarak to be released this week

Hosni Mubarak to be released this week

3/14/2017 - 17:43

(VOVworld) - Former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak will leave a military hospital this week, his lawyer said, after an appeals court acquitted the ex-president of involvement in the killing of protesters during a 2011 uprising.

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Hanoi, Japan commit to promoting tourism cooperation

Hanoi, Japan commit to promoting tourism cooperation

3/10/2017 - 19:07

(VOVworld) - Hanoi People’s Committee and the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry held a dialogue on Friday to promote tourism cooperation with Japan.

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US appeals court will not put Trump’s travel ban on hold

US appeals court will not put Trump’s travel ban on hold

2/28/2017 - 18:37

(VOVworld) - A federal appeals court in San Francisco on Monday rejected a US Department of Justice request to pause proceedings in an appeal of a lower court’s halt on President Donald Trump's travel ban on people from seven majority-Muslim countries.

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US administration to sue federal court over travel ban

US administration to sue federal court over travel ban

2/14/2017 - 16:51

(VOVworld) – The Trump administration said on Monday it is considering its next move against the 9th US Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco, which this week upheld a verdict of blocking Trump’s anti-migrant executive order.

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Vietnam: potentially to become “ASEAN’s silicon valley”

Vietnam: potentially to become “ASEAN’s silicon valley”

2/11/2017 - 14:54

(VOVworld) – “Asia Correspondent” website recent posted an article saying that Vietnam is the best place to become ASEAN’s Silicon Valley thanks to its successful education policies, in a context that most countries in the ASEAN have ambition of developing

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Donald Trump slams judges deliberating travel ban

Donald Trump slams judges deliberating travel ban

2/9/2017 - 17:26

(VOVworld) - US President Donald Trump on Wednesday slammed the Circuit Court of Appeals deliberating his immigration and refugee executive order for being "so political”.

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Impeached South Korean President appeals to Constitutional Court

Impeached South Korean President appeals to Constitutional Court

2/6/2017 - 18:31

(VOVworld) – South Korean President Park Geun-hye has sent her appeal to the Constitutional Court denying all charges against her.

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A midnight Tet market

A midnight Tet market

1/30/2017 - 15:54

(VOVworld) – Thousand of locals and visitors flock to the Bich La Temple market in Trieu Phong district Quang Tri province, which meets only once a year from the night of the 2nd day of the first lunar month to the next morning.

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Verses that touch millions of hearts

Verses that touch millions of hearts

1/18/2017 - 16:14

(VOVworld)-70 years ago President Ho Chi Minh read a Lunar New Year poem he wrote to the Vietnamese people for the first time on Radio the Voice of Vietnam. From 1947 until his death in 1969, President Ho Chi Minh’s 21 New Year poems inspired the Vietnamese people’s struggle for national independence and freedom.

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Pilgrimage to Tram pagoda, where President Ho Chi Minh read 1947 New Year poem on VOV

Pilgrimage to Tram pagoda, where President Ho Chi Minh read 1947 New Year poem on VOV

1/17/2017 - 12:19

(VOVworld) - On Thursday night, the Voice of Vietnam will host a ceremony to remember the first time President Ho Chi Minh read a poem on VOV to wish Happy New Yearto Vietnamese people and foreigners at home and abroad on New Year’s Eve in 1947. The ceremony, accompanied by an art program, will take place at the National Radio...

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National treasures exhibited

National treasures exhibited

1/10/2017 - 16:57

(VOVworld) – 18 national treasures are on display at the Museum of National History in Hanoi. The artifacts include a Ngoc Lu bronze drum from the Dong Son culture dating back 2,000 to 2,500 years, a Dao Thinh glazed terra-cotta jar, and a statue of two men carrying each other while playing panpipes.

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Republicans put repealing Obamacare first

Republicans put repealing Obamacare first

1/5/2017 - 16:42

(VOVworld) – US Congress’ Republicans said on Wednesday that they are planning to submit an ObamaCare repeal bill to President-elect Donald Trump.

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Historical objects recall Hanoi in the winter of 1946

Historical objects recall Hanoi in the winter of 1946

12/26/2016 - 15:40

(VOVworld) – The ongoing exhibit “An Epic of the Winter of 1946” at the Vietnam Military History Museum provides a vivid and accurate view of the Vietnamese army and people’s historic national resistance in 1946. The event is attracting crowds of people, including many veteran revolutionary soldiers.

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Court of Appeal upholds CNRP lawmaker’s prison term

Court of Appeal upholds CNRP lawmaker’s prison term

12/24/2016 - 16:13

(VOVworld) - The Court of Appeal on Friday upheld the the two-and-a half year sentence and a 4 million riel (U.S. $976) fine the Phnom Penh Municipal Court gave Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) lawmaker Um Sam An for inciting discrimination and inciting social instability.

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VOV celebrates 70th National Resistance Day

VOV celebrates 70th National Resistance Day

12/19/2016 - 17:50

(VOVworld)- The Voice of Vietnam on Monday held a ceremony to mark the 70th anniversary of National Resistance Day. In his address, VOV President Nguyen The Ky recalled the day 70 years ago when President Ho Chi Minh made his appeal for national resistance on Radio the Voice of Vietnam.

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Activities mark 70th National Resistance Day

Activities mark 70th National Resistance Day

12/19/2016 - 17:28

(VOVworld) - The 70th anniversary of National Resistance Day on December 19 made the headlines of major Vietnamese newspapers on Monday. An editorial in the People newspaper said lessons drawn from the National Resistance are still valid even during peace time. They inspire Vietnam to strengthen its economy, national defense, and diplomacy.

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Appeal for national resistance

Appeal for national resistance

12/19/2016 - 16:47

(VOVworld)- On December 19, 1946, President Ho Chi Minh made an appeal for national resistance. To commemorate the great event, President Tran Dai Quang wrote an article titled “Promoting the spirit of national resistance to boost national industrialization and modernization and defend Socialist Vietnam”.

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National treasures on special display for the first time

National treasures on special display for the first time

12/16/2016 - 6:00

(VOVworld)- A special exhibit on Vietnam’s national treasures will take place for five months from January to May, 2017, at the National Museum of Vietnamese History.

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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...