Risks of IS expansion into Southeast Asia

Risks of IS expansion into Southeast Asia

(VOVWORLD) - Following clashes between government and rebel forces, Marawi city on Mindanao island, the Philippines, has become the first city in Southeast Asia to come under the control of forces loyal to...
Nicaragua Canal, unrealistic mega-project

Nicaragua Canal, unrealistic mega-project

(VOVworld) – The Nicaraguan Canal, which was expected to become Nicaragua’s largest infrastructure project, is one of the Nicaraguan government’s efforts to lift Nicaragua out of poverty. But since the...
Vietnam boost ties with neighboring countries

Vietnam boost ties with neighboring countries

(VOVworld) – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc is visiting Cambodia and Laos this week to demonstrate Vietnam’s desire to boost friendship and cooperation with these two neighbors
Vietnam’s exports see positive signs

Vietnam’s exports see positive signs

(VOVworld)-The Ministry of Industry and Trade forecasts that Vietnam’s exports will grow stronger in the second quarter, thanks to business reforms and the implementation of free trade agreements
Security strengthened across France ahead of election

Security strengthened across France ahead of election

VOVworld) – Security has been strengthened throughout France ahead of the President election scheduled to take place on Sunday. Following the arrest of two terrorist suspects, the French Interior Ministry asked...
May’s decision : UK early election

May’s decision : UK early election

(VOVworld) –British Prime Minister Theresa May has called for a snap election on June 8, three years earlier than the British general elections held every 5 years. Her decision is being called...
Worldwide Easter celebration

Worldwide Easter celebration

(VOVworld) – Easter, a major celebration of Christians, is held in March or April to celebrate the resurrection of Jesus from the dead after his crucifixion. The festival is also a time...
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...
Enhancing Vietnam - Sri Lanka ties

Enhancing Vietnam - Sri Lanka ties

(VOVworld) - Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe  and his wife on Monday began an official visit to Vietnam to boost bilateral traditional friendship cooperation. The 3-day visit is made...
Advocating dialogue and cooperation in human rights

Advocating dialogue and cooperation in human rights

(VOVworld) – Vietnam has concluded its 2014-2016 term on the UN Human Rights Council. Vietnam has advocated dialogue and cooperation in human rights and enhanced efficiency, transparency, and balance in...
 Creating momentum for private economy

Creating momentum for private economy

(VOVworld) – The private economy plays an important role in Vietnam’s economy. As the sector for the most part consists of household traders and small and micro businesses, it needs...