(VOV) – German-Vietnamese gymnast Marcel Nguyen has won the second silver medal in the Parallel Bars event with a total score of 15,800 points at the London 2012 Olympics.
He gained 0,166 points less than the gold medal winner Feng Zhe from China. A bronze medal was awarded to French gymnast Hamilton Sabot.
Marcel Nguyen took the first silver in the Artistic Gymnastics men’s Individual All-Around event, the only medal that the German gymnastics team has won after 76 years.
- Vietnamese in Netherlands, Japan oppose China
(VOV) - Large numbers of Overseas Vietnamese (OVs), including students, marched in The Hague, the Netherlands, on July 12 condemning China's provocative acts in the East Sea. OVs in Austria rally against China's illegal acts OVs in Odessa support homeland's islanders OVs in Germany hit out at illegal Chinese oil... [Read more]
- French director to continue make films on Hoang Sa
(VOV) - French director Andre Menras has affirmed his commitment to continue his quest to document the continually evolving story of the fishermen of Hoang Sa (Paracel) and their struggle against Chinese oppression. Documentary film on Hoang Sa to be screened in Hanoi French cinema goers enjoy new Vietnamese films Andre... [Read more]
- Mexico admires Vietnam's Renewal achievements
(VOV) - President of the Mexican Senate Raul Cervantes Andrade on July 7 stated that Mexico is highly appreciative of and admires Vietnam's great achievements in the Renewal process. Mexico gathering protests China's illegal acts Vietnam, Mexico cooperate in religious affairs Mexico praises Vietnam's peace stance At a reception for... [Read more]
- OVs in Austria rally against China's illegal acts
(VOV) - Hundreds of Overseas Vietnamese (OVs) in Austria on July 6 staged a protest against China's illegal deployment of the Haiyang Shiyou-981 rig deep inside Vietnam's Exclusive Economic Zone and continental shelf. OVs in Germany hit out at illegal Chinese oil rig OVs in Belgium protest against China's illegal... [Read more]
- Danang boy promotes Vietnam image in ASEAN tour
(VOV) - Bui Quang Binh, a 26-year-old boy in Danang city, central Vietnam, recently spent nearly a month touring a number of Southeast Asian countries to find down how foreigners think about Vietnam. Vietnamese cultural festival featured in Germany Haiyang Shiyou-981 - a pretext for bigger scheme Website promotes Vietnam's... [Read more]
- Evidence denouncing China's fallacy over Hoang Sa sovereignty
(VOV) - Historical evidence of Vietnam's sovereignty over the two archipelagoes- Hoang Sa (Paracel) and (Spratly) Truong Sa are featured is a book that Dr. Han Nguyen Nguyen Nha has devoted a great deal of effort. Quang Ngai hosts exhibition on Hoang Sa, Truong Sa Austrian library holds evidence... [Read more]
- Exhibition on Vietnam's sovereignty over sea, islands
(VOV) - About 112 photographs featuring Vietnamese sea and islands are on display at an exhibition, which opened in Hanoi on May 28. Overseas Vietnamese support national sea, island sovereignty Int'l press conference:China flagrantly violates Vietnam's sovereignty Exhibition on Vietnam's Spratly and Paracel sovereignty They illustrate the daily life and work... [Read more]
- China's East Sea violation receives mounting opposition
(VOV) - Vietnamese and international friends around the globe are continuing to protest against China's illegal placement of an oil drilling rig in Vietnam's exclusive economic zone (EEZ) and continental shelf in the East Sea. OVs worldwide oppose China's East Sea violation The US warns China not to raise tensions... [Read more]
- OVs worldwide oppose China's East Sea violation
(VOV) - China's East Sea violation faces strong objection from Vietnamese people around the world. Following a series of marches across the US in recent days, the Vietnamese community in Washington DC and adjacent areas will hold a demonstration condemning China's provocation on May 18. David Huy Ho, President of the Vietnamese... [Read more]
- Taiwan urged to cancel oil exploration plan
(VOV) - Vietnam has strong opposed Taiwan's plans to explore oil and gas on Ba Binh island of the Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelago, requesting that they immediately cancel the illegal actions. More maps affirm Vietnam's Hoang Sa and Truong Sa Taiwan asked to stop violating Truong Sa... [Read more]