Revised Penal Code passed

Revised Penal Code passed

(VOVWORLD) -The National Assembly on Tuesday passed the revised Penal Code with a highlight being ages subject to penal liability. 
Vietnam targets 42% forest coverage by 2020

Vietnam targets 42% forest coverage by 2020

(VOVWORLD) - Vietnam aims to increase nationwide forest coverage to 42% by 2020, according to the target program on sustainable forest development from until 2020 recently approved by the Prime Minister
Cuba willing to talk to US

Cuba willing to talk to US

(VOVWORLD) - Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez has said that Cuba maintains its willingness to continue a respectful dialogue and cooperation with the US, and to negotiate pending bilateral issues
Vietnam, Haiti foster multi-faceted relationship

Vietnam, Haiti foster multi-faceted relationship

(VOVWORLD) - National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan and President of the Senate of Haiti Youri Latortue have agreed to soon establish a friendship parliamentary group and step up bilateral legislative...
Russia halts cooperation with US in Syria

Russia halts cooperation with US in Syria

(VOVWORLD) - The Russian Defense Ministry said Monday that Russia will stop all interactions with the US under the framework on the "memorandum of incident prevention in Syrian skies", after a...
APEC officials talk sustainable tourism development

APEC officials talk sustainable tourism development

(VOVWORLD) - 150 representatives of Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) member states and world organizations gathered in Ha Long City for high-level policy dialogue on sustainable tourism. The event opened...
Google removes extremist content on Youtube

Google removes extremist content on Youtube

(VOVWORLD) - Google will implement extra measures to identify and remove terrorist or violent extremist content on its video sharing platform YouTube, the company said in a blog post on Sunday
Myanmar air force crash: black box found

Myanmar air force crash: black box found

(VOVWORLD) - The black box of the Myanmar air force plane that crashed in the Andaman Sea was found on Sunday, raising hopes of discovering the cause of the tragedy