Domesticated elephants in Vietnam’s Central Highlands are receiving ultrasound scans by international experts to check their fitness for mating.
The northwestern province of Dien Bien is gearing up for the Ban (Bauhinia variegate) Flower Festival, which is scheduled to take place from March 11-14, 2017.
Hanoi authorities may ban street artists from performing in pedestrian areas around the capital’s iconic Ho Guom (Sword Lake).
VOV.VN - International friends are mourning the death of Cuba’s revolutionary leader Fidel Castro.
President Tran Dai Quang has sent congratulatory messages in response to United Nations International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People (November 29).
Ambassador Duong Chi Dung, Head of Vietnam’s permanent delegation to the United Nations, the World Trade Organisation and other international organisations in Geneva, has highlighted Vietnam’s comprehensive international integration at a meeting with UN officials.
“Traditional and new media are essential to the rule of law, good governance and democracy," UN Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon told participants of the 5th News Agencies World Congress (NAWC) in held Baku.
The Ban Flower Festival 2017 is scheduled to begin in March next year in the northern province of Dien Bien, together with the fifth Culture – Sports – Tourism Festival, according to the provincial People’s Committee.
United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon delivered remarks at the United Nations General Assembly in tribute to the memory of His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej on 28 October 2016 in New York.
VOV.VN - A stark division between members of the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) was exposed at a meeting on October 9, when rival resolutions drafted by Russia and France both failed, once again extinguishing hope for a UN intervention to end the fighting in Syria.
VOV.VN - The UN Security Council has elected Portugal’s former Prime Minister Antonio Guterres as the next UN Secretary General from January 1, 2017 to replace Ban Ki-moon.
VOV.VN - Viet Bac, the northern part of Vietnam, covers Cao Bang, Bac Kan, Lang Son, Thai Nguyen, Tuyen Quang, and Ha Giang provinces.
The United Nations Security Council on October 6 unanimously nominated former Portuguese Prime Minister Antonio Guterres to be the next Secretary-General, recommending that the 193-member General Assembly appoint him for five years from Jan. 1, 2017.
Driving along the 1A National Road will finally lead you to Cam Mong, a small village in Dien Ban district.
VOV.VN - Since the truce in Syria collapsed last week, bloody clashes have plunged Syria back into its humanitarian nightmare.
The banning of motorbikes in major Vietnamese cities to combat worsening traffic congestion is once again on the table after Hanoi’s Department of Transport has unveiled its plan to restrict non-resident motorbikes from entering the capital by 2025.
VOV.VN - The current 71st session of the UN General Assembly in New York has addressed a number of global challenges, including the migrant crisis. Political commitments have been made to resolve the matter.
VOV.VN - The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism (MOCST) has announced it will hold a joint conference with the World Tourism Organization on September 23-25 at the Novotel Danang Premier Han River Hotel.
VOV.VN - On September 8, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc met with his Australian counterpart Malcolm Turnbull and UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon in Vientiane, Laos on the fringe of the 28th and 29th ASEAN Summits and related meetings.
VOV.VN - UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has called on governments and partners, including the private sector to join efforts to reach the goals set out in the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.