Wednesday August 16,2017

Wednesday August 16,2017

(VOVWORLD) - Hello and welcome to VOV’s Letter Box, a weekly feature dedicated to our listeners around the world
Global warming reduces protein in key crops

Global warming reduces protein in key crops

(VOVWORLD) - An additional 150 million people globally may be at risk of protein deficiency by 2050 because of rising levels of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere says a report in the journal...
World efforts to cope with AIDS

World efforts to cope with AIDS

(VOVWORLD) - The 9th Conference on HIV Science (IAS 2017) took place in Paris from July 23-26. It discussed progress in the search for better medicines and strategies to reduce...
Sino-US economic dialogue kicks off

Sino-US economic dialogue kicks off

(VOVWORLD) - The United States and China agreed to cooperate on reducing the trade deficit during their first round of economic talks since Trump’s election
Next Syrian peace talks to be held in September

Next Syrian peace talks to be held in September

(VOVWORLD) - Russian Ambassador to the UN in Geneva Alexey Borodavkin said Saturday that discussions on reducing tensions in Syria have had positive impact on the opposition factions in Syria
Europe reduces emission from public transport

Europe reduces emission from public transport

(VOVWORLD) - The French Environment Minister has recently announced that France will ban petrol and diesel vehicles by 2040 to fulfill its commitment in the Paris Agreement on Climate Change. Some...
Month of paying debt of gratitude launched

Month of paying debt of gratitude launched

(VOVWORLD) -A month called “Paying debts of gratitude” was launched on Sunday in Nghe An province by the Vietnam Red Cross, the Ministry of Health, the Vietnam People’s Army’s...
Big contracts signed at Paris Air Show

Big contracts signed at Paris Air Show

(VOVWORLD) -Scores of passenger planes and military aircraft were on display at this year’s Paris Air Show. The event took place at Le Bourget airport on the outskirts of Paris from...