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Gia Lai province re-buries martyr remains found in Cambodia

09:11 | 05/30/2015

The Central Highland province of Gia Lai held a memorial and re-burial service on May 29 for the remains of 30 Vietnamese volunteer soldiers and specialists who lost their lives in Cambodia.

Restored memorial to VN-Laos special fighting alliance unveiled

09:04 | 05/30/2015

The monument in commemoration of the Vietnam-Laos special fighting alliance in Laos’ southern province of Champasak was inaugurated on May 29 after a year-long upgrade.

Remains of Vietnamese martyrs returned from Cambodia

11:23 | 05/28/2015

(VOV) - The remains of 13 Vietnamese volunteer soldiers and experts who laid down their lives to fulfill international tasks in the Cambodian battle during the past war were reburied in the Martyrs’ Cemetary in the Central Highlands’ province of Dak Lak on May 28.

Defence Minister discusses cooperation with US senator

08:32 | 05/28/2015

Defence cooperation between Vietnam and the US has seen good outcomes in the recent past, Defence Minister General Phung Quang Thanh noted during a reception on May 27 for US Senator John McCain, who is on his visit to Vietnam.

Vietnam to contribute more to UN peacekeeping mission

17:24 | 05/24/2015

Vietnam has learnt a lot from one year joining the United Nations peacekeeping mission and is ready to contribute more actively to peacekeeping activities, Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh told a conference in Hanoi on May 23.

Saigon 1963 in Pete Komada’s photos

11:11 | 05/24/2015

A Saigon bar and "banana" helicopters at Tan Son Nhat airport are among the images of Saigon in 1963 taken by American photographer Pete Komada.

President Ho Chi Minh-an endless inspiration for creativity

15:46 | 05/24/2015

(VOV) - Ho Chi Minh devoted his lifetime to Vietnam’s national struggles for independence and freedom. Generations of Vietnamese people have upheld Ho Chi Minh’s thoughts and followed the late President’s moral example.

Expatriate-funded speedboat presented to Truong Sa soldiers

11:46 | 05/21/2015

A speedboat built using money donated by Vietnamese expatriates in Germany was handed over to soldiers on Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelago on May 20.

Amateur singing on Tho Chu island

16:51 | 05/22/2015

(VOV) - Since ancient times, Don ca tai tu or Amateur singing in southern Vietnam has been rooted in the cultural and spiritual life of the southern people.

Uncle Ho's revolutionary govt was unique

10:14 | 05/19/2015

In a picturesque region of Vietnam a future leader was born.

National leaders pay respect to President Ho Chi Minh

11:38 | 05/18/2015

A delegation of the Party, State, National Assembly and the Vietnam Fatherland Front laid wreaths at President Ho Chi Minh’s Mausoleum in Hanoi on May 18 on the occasion of the late President’s 125th birthday anniversary (May 19).

Songs about President Ho Chi Minh

11:18 | 05/18/2015

(VOV) - Songs about President Ho Chi Minh have been popular among the Vietnamese people. Musicians wrote about President Ho Chi Minh with great love and respect for the Vietnamese great leader.

Letters connect north and south

09:49 | 05/17/2015

(VOV) -During the war, many people in northern Vietnam left behind their loved ones and families to go to the southern front. At that time, letters were the only means of communicating with the people back home.

Thua Thien-Hue remembers martyrs in Laos

17:35 | 05/16/2015

The central province of Thua Thien-Hue held a reburial service at the Hue city martyrs’ cemetery on May 16 for the remains of 13 Vietnamese volunteer soldiers and experts who lost their lives during wartime in Laos.

Wreckage of missing US helicopter found in Nepal; no survivors

09:57 | 05/16/2015

The wreckage of a US military helicopter lost on an earthquake relief mission in Nepal was found on May 15 high on a mountainside, with all eight on board presumed dead, US officials said.