Vietnam appreciates ADB’s assistance

Vietnam appreciates ADB’s assistance

(VOVWORLD) - Vietnam always sees the Asian Development Bank (ADB) one of the leading sponsors with important contributions to the country's socio-economic development, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said at...
Prime Minister applauds SMEs’ contributions

Prime Minister applauds SMEs’ contributions

(VOVWORLD) - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc highlighted important contribution by small and medium sized enterprises to Vietnam’s economy at the 24th APEC Small and Medium Enterprises Ministerial Meeting in Ho...
Angela Merkel answers voters on TV

Angela Merkel answers voters on TV

(VOVWORLD) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel appeared on televised Q&A show on Monday in front of 150 representatives of 60 million voters for the German Federal elections on September 24
Saint-Emilion, heaven of French wine

Saint-Emilion, heaven of French wine

(VOVWORLD) - Saint-Émilion is a key wine town in France’s Libournais district of Bordeaux. Nestled in between mountain ranges and surrounded by large vineyards, Saint-Emilion consists of 8 villages...
Vietnam applies OECD standard to abolish sub-license

Vietnam applies OECD standard to abolish sub-license

(VOVWORLD) - The Vietnamese government has asked the Ministry of Planning and Investment to review business conditions based on the market principles of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) in...
Cambodian court upholds sentence for Sam Rainsy

Cambodian court upholds sentence for Sam Rainsy

(VOVWORLD) - The Appeal Court of Cambodia has upheld the ruling of a lower court to sentence, in absentia, Sam Rainsy, former President of the opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP),...
EU starts returning refugees to Greece

EU starts returning refugees to Greece

(VOVWORLD) - European Union countries on Tuesday began sending migrants who arrived over the last 5 months via Greece back to Greece to have their asylum applications assessed
Pakistani ruling party appoint new Prime Minister

Pakistani ruling party appoint new Prime Minister

(VOVWORLD) - The ruling party, Pakistan Muslim League (PML-N), has appointed Shahbaz Sharif, governor of Punjab state, as the new Prime Minister to replace Nawaz Sharif and Shahid Khaqan Abbasi, former...
EU-Turkey talks fail to cool down conflicts

EU-Turkey talks fail to cool down conflicts

(VOVWORLD) - Tuesday’s high-level talks between senior officials of the European Union and Turkey did not appear to ease tensions over the detentions of opposition activists.