42 years of UN membership, Vietnam sets sail

42 years of UN membership, Vietnam sets sail

(VOVWORLD) - On September 20, 42 years ago, Vietnam became an official member of the United Nations. Vietnam has gone from being a recipient of donations to an active contributor with...
Forest protection and afforestation

Forest protection and afforestation

(VOVWORLD) - Vietnam aims to increase forest coverage to 42% of its land area in 2020. The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development reaffirmed the goal at a conference to launch...
Vinh Phuc calls for investment in the Czech Republic

Vinh Phuc calls for investment in the Czech Republic

(VOVworld) - Vinh Phuc authorities have organized a seminar in Prague, Czech Republic, to promote Vinh Phuc’s advantages and seek foreign investors. The provincial leaders invited foreign investment in 42 projects using ODA,...
EU increases sanctions on North Korea

EU increases sanctions on North Korea

(VOVworld) – On Thursday the EU added 18 individuals and one entity (either a company or an organization) of North Korea to the list of those subject to EU sanctions
Opinium: more British want to stay in EU

Opinium: more British want to stay in EU

(VOVworld) – The number of British people who want to stay in the European Union has risen over the past four weeks, an online poll by market research company Opinium Research...
Another 42 victims of MH17 crash identified

Another 42 victims of MH17 crash identified

(VOVworld) - Forensic experts in the Netherlands have identified another 42 victims of downed Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17, putting the total number of victims identified so far at 65