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Radio contest launched in promotion of ASEAN

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Radio contest launched in promotion of ASEAN

A contest promoting the importance of a united and prosperous ASEAN community launched in Hanoi on January 8 in an effort for Vietnamese to better understand ASEAN and Vietnam’s contribution to the association.

Average 2009 salary increases over 10 percent

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Average 2009 salary increases over 10 percent

Although businesses faced lots of difficulties derived from the global economic recession in 2009, the average monthly salary of labourers reached over 2.8 million VND (150 USD) per head in 2009, up 10 percent from the previous year.

Vietnamese literature set for translation

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Vietnamese literature set for translation

Numerous Vietnamese literary works will be translated into foreign languages following signed documents between the Vietnam Writers’ Association, publishing houses and translators in Hanoi on Jan. 8.

Vietnam funds Lao TV and radio station

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Vietnam funds Lao TV and radio station

The construction of a television and radio station in Laos ’ northern Luang Prabang province, funded by the Vietnamese government, has officially got underway under the watchful eyes of officials from both countries.

On-line chat held to connect OV youth

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On-line chat held to connect OV youth

Vietnamese youths studying and working overseas had an online chat with State officials on Jan. 6 over matters of mutual concern, including how to lure young talents to contribute to the nation’s development.

Calligraphic poem silk strip marks city's millennium

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Calligraphic poem silk strip marks city's millennium

A group of poets and artists in Duy Xuyen district, the central province of Quang Nam, are making a collection of 1,000 calligraphic poems printed on 1,000 metres of silk in celebration of the upcoming millennium anniversary of Thang Long-Hanoi.