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Truong Thi Kim Tuyen set a historical milestone for Vietnam’s Taekwondo
(CPV) - A new page for the nation’s Taekwondo history has been opened by female athlete Truong Thi Kim Tuyen, 20, who bagged the nation's first ever silver medal on June 25th (Vietnamese time) at the 23rd edition of the World Taekwondo Championships, being held in Muju, the Republic of Korea from 24th-30th, 2017.
First Vietnamese language skill test held in Japan
09:56 27/06/2017
Nearly 400 Japanese candidates at different ages attended the first national level Vietnamese language skill test held in Tokyo, Japan on June 25th.
Vietnam, Cambodia foster front cooperation
12:46 25/06/2017
President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) Central Committee Tran Thanh Man welcomed visiting Nhem Valy, Acting Secretary General of the Solidarity Front for the Development of Cambodian Motherland (SFDCM) National Council in Hanoi on June 24th.
Grand ceremony marks 50 years of Vietnam-Cambodia diplomatic ties
12:46 25/06/2017
The 50th founding anniversary of Vietnam-Cambodia diplomatic relations (June 24th, 1967) was celebrated with a grand ceremony at the Hanoi Opera House in the capital city of Vietnam on June 24th.
UNHRC passes climate change resolution co-created by Vietnam
12:46 25/06/2017
The United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) carried out final discussions of its 35th session in Geneva, Switzerland, on June 22nd-23rd, adopting 36 resolutions and a presidential statement, including a draft resolution on climate change and human rights co-created by Vietnam.
Vietnam asks US to lift embargo against Cuba
10:50 24/06/2017
Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Le Thi Thu Hang has answered reporters’ question regarding the US’s recent adjustment of its policy towards Cuba, noting that the US needs to lift its embargo against Cuba.
USD100-million solar power plant to be built in Long An
10:49 24/06/2017
A 100MW solar power plant worth USD100 million will be built in the Mekong Delta province of Long An under the cooperation between BCG Bang Duong Joint Venture and Hanwha Group of the Republic of Korea (RoK).
HCM City remittances worth USD2.1 billion in H1
10:49 24/06/2017
Remittances to HCM City in the first six months of the year were worth USD2.1 billion, marginally up from the same period last year, according to the State Bank of Vietnam’s HCM City branch.
Vietnam leads Asia in women leadership: Deloitte Global
10:48 24/06/2017
Vietnam has the highest percentage of women leadership in Asia, according to the report “Women in the boardroom: A global perspective” of the Deloitte Global.
Personnel for National Committee on APEC 2017 changed
17:59 23/06/2017
Deputy Prime Minister (PM) Pham Binh Minh, Chairman of the National Committee on APEC 2017, has signed a Decision on changing the committee's personnel.