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General Phung Quang Thanh pays a visit to General Vo Nguyen Giap

In Uncategorized on December 24, 2010 at 4:20 am

General Phung Quang Thanh pays a visit to General Vo Nguyen Giap

QĐND – Wednesday, December 22, 2010, 20:34 (GMT+7)

PANO – Politburo member and Defence Minister, General Phung Quang Thanh, yesterday visited and presented a gift to General Vo Nguyen Giap.

On behalf of the Military Central Commission, the Defence Ministry and the whole army, General Phung Quang Thanh congratulated General Vo Nguyen Giap on the 66th founding anniversary of Vietnam’s People’s Army and 21st anniversary of All-People National Defence Festive Day.

He also expressed deep gratitude of the entire army for the General’s remarkable contributions during the process of building and developing the army.

General Giap’s devotion to the nation and the revolutionary cause of the Vietnamese people has always been a bright example for the entire army to study and follow.

The Defence Minister also briefed General Vo Nguyen Giap on the progresses and outstanding efforts of the People’s Army and civil defence in the cause of defending national sovereignty and preserving peace for the cause of national development.

The Defence Minister also promised to work hard to further develop the nation’s heroism and to ensure that the army is the firm reliance of the Party, the State and people and wished General Vo Nguyen Giap, the eldest brother of the Vietnam’s People’s Army and armed forces, longevity and good health.

Translated by Mai Huong

Source: QDND

Liu Xiao Ling Tong to visit Vietnam

In Uncategorized on December 17, 2010 at 5:56 am

Liu Xiao Ling Tong to visit Vietnam

QĐND – Thursday, December 16, 2010, 21:5 (GMT+7)

Actor, Liu Xiao Ling Tong, famous for such roles as ‘Sun Wukong’ in the film “Xi You Ji”, screened in 1986, will take part in several cultural activities during his visit in Vietnam at the invitation of the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism.

The well-known actor will arrive in Hanoi on December 24th, then head to Ho Chi Minh City on December 27th.

This is Liu Xiao Ling Tong’s second trip to Vietnam; the first visit was in 1998.

“I am very excited to meet Vietnamese spectators again and I believe that you still maintain special love for ‘Sun Wukong’”, the Chinese actor said.

Vietnam is the first leg in his tour of Southeast Asian countries where Liu Xiao Ling Tong wishes to visit.

As planned, during his week-long stay in Vietnam, Liu Xiao Ling Tong will visit the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism, the Voice of Vietnam and an orphanage or a nursing home in Hanoi. Besides, he will have exchanges with students from the University of Social Science and Humanity and other primary and secondary schools as well as offer his signature at Fahasa Book Stores.

Several staff from Beijing International Radio Station will accompany Liu Xiao Ling Tong.

Previously, Liu Xiao Ling Tong invited translator Nguyen Le Chi representing Chibooks Company to participate in the first Xi Yu Ji International Cultural Seminar held on October 16th to 18th in Jiangsu, China. Chibooks is the first foreign publishing house translating his first-volume book into Vietnamese.

Source: Vnexpress

Translated by Mai Huong

Source: QDND

2,500 cruise ship tourists visit Vietnam

In Uncategorized on November 24, 2010 at 8:20 am

The luxury cruise ship Costa Classica brings foreign visitors to Vietnam.(Photo: Vietnamplus)

Saigontourist Travel Service Co. received the luxury cruise ship Costa Classica bringing around 2,500 visitors and crew in Ha Long City, the northern province of Quang Ninh, on November 23.

The visitors, mostly from France, Spain, the UK and Germany, are in a six-day trans-Viet route to popular tourist spots in Ha Long, Hanoi, Danang, Hue, Nha Trang and Ho Chi Minh City from November 23 to 28.

The cruise liner is scheduled to make another trip to Vietnam on January 22, 2011.

Source: SGGP

British PM on trade-boosting visit to China

In Uncategorized on November 9, 2010 at 6:21 am

Spanish firms visit to scout investment opportunities

In Uncategorized on November 5, 2010 at 3:20 pm

China’s Hu heads to France for state visit

In Uncategorized on November 5, 2010 at 10:56 am

Tokyo summons Russia envoy over Medvedev Kurils visit: Jiji

In Uncategorized on November 1, 2010 at 5:41 am

Russian president angers Japan with disputed isles visit

In Uncategorized on November 1, 2010 at 4:11 am

Japanese PM’s visit promotes strategic partnership

In Uncategorized on October 31, 2010 at 2:11 pm

Almost 10 million visit Hanoi this year

In Uncategorized on October 20, 2010 at 3:07 pm

Almost 10 million visit Hanoi this year

QĐND – Wednesday, October 20, 2010, 20:57 (GMT+7)

Nine million Vietnamese and 960,000 foreign visitors arrived in Hanoi so far this year, representing increases of 40% and 15% over the same period last year, Hanoi Moi (New Hanoi) daily quoted Truong Minh Tien, Deputy Director of the Hanoi Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism.

As saying that Hanoi welcomed 1.2 million domestic visitors and more than 30 thousand foreign visitors during the 10-day celebrations of the city’s 1,000 th anniversary from October 1-10.

Tien said he expects a greater number of foreign tourists will arrive in Hanoi following the anniversary.

The capital’s tourism sector will continue to improve quality of hotels and tourism services in order to achieve the target of 1.4 million international tourists and 11 million domestic tourists in 2010.

Source: VNA


Source: QDND