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Film screening marks National Day
21/08/2018
A film screening program marking the 73rd anniversary of August Revolutionary (August 19th) and National Day (September 2nd) is taking place nationwide from August 19th to September 5th.
Ghana’s President declares week of Kofi Annan’s funeral
17:01 20/08/2018
Ghanaian President Nana AKufo-Addo on August 19th announced a week of mourning to pay homage to former United Nations (UN) Secretary-General Kofi Annan.
Vietnam extends condolences over former UN Secretary-General’s death
10:10 20/08/2018
Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh on August 19th cabled a message of condolences to UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres and Ghanaian Minister of Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration Shirley Ayorkor Botchway over the death of former UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan.
Ngoc Linh ginseng to be planted in Khanh Hoa
09:42 19/08/2018
About 2,000 trees of Ngoc Linh ginseng will be planted at the Hon Ba Nature Reserve in the central coastal province of Khanh Hoa under a scientific research project.
Vietnam, Japan honour traditional silk, brocade weaving
09:41 19/08/2018
An exchange event introducing silk and brocade weaving products of Vietnam and Japan opened in Hoi An ancient city of the central province of Quang Nam on August 18th, as part of the 16th Hoi An-Japan Cultural Exchange.
Vietnamese, Chinese youths engage in exchange in Da Nang
09:41 19/08/2018
The Central Committee of the Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union and the Da Nang University on August 18th co-organised an exchange programme for Vietnamese and Chinese young people.
First Vietnam-UK defence policy dialogue slated for late 2018
16:00 18/08/2018
Vietnam and the UK have agreed to set up a mechanism of defence policy dialogue at the deputy ministerial level, with the first event expected to take place later this year.
VFF Vice President receives Lao Buddhist official
15:57 18/08/2018
Vice President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) Central Committee Ngo Sach Thuc hosted a reception in Hanoi on August 17th for Permanent Vice President of the Lao Buddhist Fellowship Organisation, Most Venerable Veth Masenay.
Diplomatic sector to focus on serving development: Deputy Foreign Minister
11:49 18/08/2018
The diplomatic sector is focusing on serving development, Standing Deputy Foreign Minister Bui Thanh Son told the press after the conclusion of the 30th Diplomatic Conference on August 17th.
Special artistic program to welcome Bao Ha Festival 2018
15:26 17/08/2018
A special artistic program will begin at 19h30 on August 26th (the 16th day of the seventh lunar month) in Bao Ha commune, Bao Yen district, the northwestern mountainous province of Lao Cai to welcome Bao Ha Festival 2018.