(VOV) - A Vietnam Air Force helicopter crashed during a training mission in Ho Chi Minh City in the morning of January 28, killing all four servicemen on board.
(VOV) -The remains of Vietnamese volunteer soldiers who died in Cambodian battlefields during the wartime were repatriated at a January 27 ceremony in southern Long An province’s Kien Tuong town.
The Cambodian Artillery High Command inaugurated its new headquarters in Kampong Speu province, funded by the Vietnam Ministry of Defence.
(VOV) - Leading diplomats from Vietnam and the US gathered in Hanoi on January 26 for an international conference reviewing 20 years of the Vietnam-US relations.
The birth of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) on February 3, 1930 was an extremely important historical event and a significant turning-point in the history of the Vietnamese revolution, marking a brilliant milestone in the country’s development path.
Vice President of the Vietnam Union of Friendship Organisations (VUFO) Bui Khac Son has asked the Vietnam Veterans of America (VVA) to continue its humanitarian activities in Vietnam, especially the “Veterans Initiative”.
More than 12 billion VND (570,000 USD) is expected to be raised during a programme entitled “Xuan yeu thuong” (the beloved Spring) scheduled for February 10 in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho to help local needy soldiers and poor households enjoy a warm and happy Lunar New Year (Tet) festival.
Deputy Secretary General of the Office of the Royal Government of Cambodia Vann Phal asked the northern province of Bac Ninh to continue facilitating friendship activities between Vietnam and Cambodia during a working session with local authorities on January 21.
(VOV) -Tran Viet Van has become the first Vietnamese photographer who was shortlisted for the second annual London International Creative Competition (LICC) in professional photography category.
(VOV) -Terrorism has cast a shadow over France, the EU, and several other countries after last week’s terrorist attacks in Paris killed 17 people. The massacres have pushed European countries closer to each other in the fight against terrorism.
The 2014 Youth Volunteer Year proved to be a success, with a series of activities held across Vietnam demonstrating the youth’s dynamism in campaigns for community interests.
(VOV) - Minister of Cuban Revolutionary Armed Forces Leopoldo Cintra Frias spoke glowingly of Vietnam’s reform experience at a recent meeting with Vietnamese Ambassador to Cuba Duong Minh in Havana.
(VOV) - National flag carrier Vietnam Airlines (VNA) on January 12 announced its plan to reduce fares on domestic flights with distance of less than 500 km.
Tay Son-Tam Kiet (Three Great Heroes in Tay Son) Temple, located in the coastal central province of Binh Dinh, has been recognised as a special national relic by the Prime Minister in a recent decision alongside 13 other sites.
(VOV) -An additional 14 historical, architectural and archaeological relics nationwide have been cited as special national relic sites under the Prime Minister’s decision.