Le Van Cong won Vietnam's first gold medal in the Asian Para-Games in Incheon, in the Republic of Korea on October 19.
Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh delivered a statement at the General Debate of the 69th session of the UN General Assembly in New York on September 27 (local time).
Vietnam supports the efforts undertaken by the international community to combat all forms of terrorism, including acts of violence and extremism, Spokesperson of the Foreign Ministry Le Hai Binh declared during a press conference in Hanoi on September 25.
(VOV) -The national flag of Vietnam was hoisted at a solemn ceremony in Incheon, the Republic of Korea (RoK), on September 17, marking the presence of the Vietnamese sport delegation to the 17th Asian Games (ASIAD 17).
(VOV) - Photos of the Vietnam War were featured at the 2014 Visa Pour L’Image-the 26th annual international festival of photojournalism in Perpignan City, France from August 30 to September 14.
(VOV) -The US has commemorated the 13th anniversary of the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks. The US-led fight against terrorism did not end after the killing of Osama bin Laden in 2011.
(VOV) - Eight photographs featuring Vietnamese people’s resistance war against American aggression are being displayed at an international photo journalism festival “Visa pour l’image” taking place in Perpignan city, south of France.
Vietnam lost 3-5 to hosts Thailand in a penalty shoot-out in the final of the ASEAN Football Federation Under-19 Women's Championship in Bangkok on August 26.
(VOV) -Vietnam supports every effort of the Iraqi government and the international community to stabilize the situation in Iraq, said Foreign Ministry spokesperson Le Hai Binh.
(VOV) - Three years after the US withdrew its troops out of Iraq in December 2011, the country once again has plunged into violence due to the insurgence of jihadists of the Islamic State.
(VOV) - Doan Ngoc Hao of the Vietnam national futsal team has been hit with a two-year ban for a doping offence, the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) has announced.
(VOV) - Professor Vladimir Kolotov, a Vietnam Studies scholar, says China’s illegal deployment of its drilling rig Haiyang Shiyou-981 in Vietnam’s waters is just a first step in a long-term strategy to realise its East Sea expansion ambition.
(VOV) - World-renowned Japanese photographer Ishikawa Bunyo held an exhibition in Tokyo on May 21, exhibiting a photo collection themed “50 years of Vietnam – War and Peace”.
Vice State President Nguyen Thi Doan on May 21 stressed the importance of mutual confidence in ensuring peace and stability, saying that trust can only be built through consistent actions and commitments by nations in line with the United Nations Charter and international law.
(VOV) - Hosts Vietnam crushed Tajikistan 10-4 in their second match on May 2, keeping alive the hope of entering the knock-out round.