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US ambassador ends tenure, but will continue living in Vietnam

Outgoing United States Ambassador Ted Osius has said he will continue to dedicate himself to enhancing U.S. - Vietnam relations

  • April 1975 victory celebrated around the world

    April 1975 victory celebrated around the world

    Public: 4/30/2015 2:47:37 PM

    Vietnamese communities around the world have organised a number of celebrations to mark the 40th anniversary of National Reunification, which falls on April 30th.

  • The 21st anniversary of South Africa‘s Freedom Day

    The 21st anniversary of South Africa‘s Freedom Day

    Public: 4/25/2015 11:14:08 PM

    (VNF) - The Republic of South Africa will celebrate the 21st anniversary of its Freedom Day on April 27th under the theme: “Celebrating the beginning of the third decade of our freedom through accelerating radical economic transformation”.

  • Vietnam, RoK cooperate in occupational safety and health

    Vietnam, RoK cooperate in occupational safety and health

    Public: 4/13/2015 10:41:20 PM

    An agreement on technical cooperation in terms of occupational safety and health was signed on April 13th between Vietnam’s Ministry of Labour, War-Invalids and Social Affairs (MOLISA) and the Korea Occupational Safety & Health Agency (KOSHA) in Hanoi.

  • Documentary film about Vietnamese AO/Dioxin victims screened in France

    Documentary film about Vietnamese AO/Dioxin victims screened in France

    Public: 4/13/2015 1:42:41 PM

    A documentary film named “Lien’s story in Me Linh” or “War and war crime” was screened in Walonnie-Bruxelles centre in Paris on April 13thand introduced the book with the same name by Belgian author – director Jean-Marc Turine in order to highlight the negative affects of Agent Orange (AO)/Dioxin on the lives of millions of victims in Vietnam, when the war ended many decades ago.

  • US veteran gives free-of-charge English teaching to Vietnamese people

    US veteran gives free-of-charge English teaching to Vietnamese people

    Public: 4/13/2015 1:40:11 PM

    Obsessed about the damage he and the US military caused for the people of Vietnam, Paul George Harding, 68, was a paratrooper back in 1969 in the Air Force Brigade 173, which participated in the Binh Dinh – Lam Dong battlefield, has returned to Vietnam to teach English, free of charge.

  • Russian Prime Minister’s visit to Vietnam

    Russian Prime Minister’s visit to Vietnam

    Public: 4/7/2015 8:52:03 AM

    The Prime Minister of the Russian Federation Dmitry Medvedev on April 6th was busy with diverse activities in Hanoi during his official visit to Vietnam from April 5th-7th.

  • Prime Minister welcomes Cambodian Planning Minister

    Public: 3/10/2015 10:37:33 PM

    Vietnam always encourages domestic businesses to invest in Cambodia, especially in rubber planting, Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung stated when receiving Cambodia’s Minister of Planning Chhay Than in Hanoi on March 10th.

  • Knife attack wounds nine at Chinese train station

    Knife attack wounds nine at Chinese train station

    Public: 3/7/2015 3:05:55 PM

    Knife-wielding attackers slashed and stabbed people at a railway station in the southern Chinese city of Guangzhou, wounding at least nine before police shot dead one of the suspected assailants and arrested another.

  • Knife-wielding attacker slashes face of US ambassador in Republic of Korea

    Knife-wielding attacker slashes face of US ambassador in Republic of Korea

    Public: 3/7/2015 3:04:45 PM

    US Ambassador to the Republic of Korea Mark Lippert leaves after he was slashed in the face in central Seoul.

  • Thailand tests floating homes in region grappling with floods

    Thailand tests floating homes in region grappling with floods

    Public: 3/7/2015 3:03:17 PM

    Nestled among hundreds of identical white and brown two-storey homes crammed in this neighborhood for factory workers is a house with a trick - one not immediately apparent from its green-painted drywall and grey shade panels.

  • ASEAN to remove more non-tariff barriers to boost economic integration

    ASEAN to remove more non-tariff barriers to boost economic integration

    Public: 3/7/2015 3:01:32 PM

    Trade ministers from 10 Southeast Asian countries pledged yesterday to break down further non-tariff barriers to boost intra-regional trade as they seek closer economic integration.

  • Iran calls Obama's 10-year nuclear demand 'unacceptable'

    Public: 3/7/2015 3:00:06 PM

    Iran rejected on Tuesday as "unacceptable" U.S. President Barack Obama's demand that it freeze sensitive nuclear activities for at least 10 years but said it would continue talks on a deal, Iran's semi-official Fars news agency reported.

  • India bans broadcast of film showing gang-rapist

    India bans broadcast of film showing gang-rapist

    Public: 3/7/2015 2:57:10 PM

    India has banned the broadcast of a controversial documentary in which one of the men who gang-raped and murdered a student is shown blaming the victim -- a move the film's maker called "arbitrary censorship".

  • Indonesia to ban exporting maids overseas

    Indonesia to ban exporting maids overseas

    Public: 3/7/2015 2:53:05 PM

    Indonesia’s government looks to end the practice of domestic helpers employed overseas in an attempt to preserve the country's pride and dignity, said Indonesian President Joko Widodo at a recent meeting of the National Congress.

  • Russian ship conducts marine survey in Vietnam East Sea

    Russian ship conducts marine survey in Vietnam East Sea

    Public: 3/7/2015 2:51:46 PM

    Russian ship conducts marine survey in Vietnam East Sea

  • Vietnam and Laos seek ways to enhance the partnership in the future

    Vietnam and Laos seek ways to enhance the partnership in the future

    Public: 3/4/2015 8:26:47 PM

    The head of the Party Central Committee’s Commission for External Relations, Hoang Binh Quan held talks with his Lao counterpart Thoonglun Sisulith in Hanoi on March 4th to seek ways to enhance the partnership between the two commissions in the future.

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