The world fights food waste

The world fights food waste

(VOVWORLD) - The Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) estimates that about 800 million people, including 500 million in Asia-Pacific, suffer from hunger. The FAO says one third of food produced in the world...
Vietnam determined to fight corruption

Vietnam determined to fight corruption

(VOVWORLD) - Vietnam is renewing its determination to fight corruption in accordance with Party resolutions on Party building and rectification. But some people are skeptical of the anti-corruption effort...
07/08/2017

07/08/2017

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Vietnam fights human trafficking

Vietnam fights human trafficking

(VOVWORLD) - July 30th is being observed as Vietnam Day against Human Trafficking which coincides with World Day against Trafficking in Persons. This occasion raises awareness of the victims of human...
Vietnam marks War Invalids and Martyrs' Day

Vietnam marks War Invalids and Martyrs' Day

(VOVWORLD) - On Tuesday, Vice President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh visited and presented gifts to Vietnamese Heroic Mother Luong Thi Dinh, whose husband and children lost their lives while fighting for national...
Vietnam intensifies fight against corruption

Vietnam intensifies fight against corruption

(VOVWORLD) -The Party Central Committee’s Inspection Commission has renewed efforts to fight corruption, saying violators should face due punishment no matter who they are and what position they hold. 
Visiting historical relics in Quang Ngai

Visiting historical relics in Quang Ngai

(VOVWORLD) - Quang Ngai province in central Vietnam saw fierce fighting during the war. The province’s historical and cultural relics attract many tourists and are evidence of the local...
Vietnam, Myanmar increase security cooperation

Vietnam, Myanmar increase security cooperation

(VOVWORLD) - Minister of Public Security To Lam asked for stronger collaboration between Vietnam and Myanmar in fighting crime via bilateral and multilateral mechanisms during a reception in Hanoi on July 12 for...
UN warns of partition risk in Syria

UN warns of partition risk in Syria

(VOVWORLD) - Agreements to de-escalate the fighting in Syria could simplify the conflict and help to stabilize the country, but such accords must be an interim measure and avoid a permanent...
  G20 Summit: “Shaping an interconnected world”

G20 Summit: “Shaping an interconnected world”

(VOVWORLD) - Under the theme “Shaping an interconnected world”, the G20 Summit of developed and emerging economies will open in Hamburg on Friday. Amidst major changes in politics, security, and economics around the world, the...