Hue Traditional Craft Festival 2017 to draw hundreds of artisans

Hue Traditional Craft Festival 2017 to draw hundreds of artisans

4/25/2017 - 18:32

(VOVworld) – More than 300 artisans representing craft villages nationwide will participate in the 2017 Hue Traditional Craft Festival, to take place in Hue from this Friday.

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Vietnam Japan Cultural Exchange

Vietnam Japan Cultural Exchange

4/23/2017 - 15:59

(VOVworld) - Vietnam Agricultural Academy will publish a selection call for 500 students and workers to serve in Japan this year. In a Vietnam Japan Cultural Exchange program in Hanoi on Sunday, the Academy Human Resource Center Chief, Vu Ngoc Huyen, said this is an opportunity to promote bilateral cooperation in training: “We sent nearly

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National Architecture Awards 2016-2017

National Architecture Awards 2016-2017

4/22/2017 - 16:22

(VOVworld) – The Vietnam Architects Association held a forum on architecture for the community and architects’ social responsibilities in Da Nang city on Saturday. The event drew over 500 Vietnamese and foreign architects and students.

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Vietnam Book Day April 21: Reading culture promotion for a learning society

Vietnam Book Day April 21: Reading culture promotion for a learning society

4/21/2017 - 19:12

(VOVworld) - Ha Nam provincial Art and Literature Association held an exhibition and talks between readers and authors on the occasion of Vietnam Book Day on April 21.

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Seminar on maintaining independence, self-reliance in international integration

Seminar on maintaining independence, self-reliance in international integration

4/20/2017 - 18:50

(VOVworld) – Maintaining political and economic independence is the most important task in international integration.

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Activities to celebrate Vietnam Ethnic Groups’ Cultural Day

Activities to celebrate Vietnam Ethnic Groups’ Cultural Day

4/19/2017 - 17:04

(VOVworld) – Activities celebrating Vietnam Ethnic Groups’ Cultural Day (April 19) will be held from Wednesday to Sunday at the Vietnam National Village for Ethnic Culture and Tourism in Son Tay town on the outskirts of Hanoi.

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Asia-Pacific Cooperative Ministers' Conference opens in Vietnam

Asia-Pacific Cooperative Ministers' Conference opens in Vietnam

4/18/2017 - 18:35

(VOVworld) - Themed "Visioning toward 2030”, the 10th Asia-Pacific Cooperative Ministers' Conference opened in Hanoi on Tuesday involving 500 foreign deputies.

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“Glowing Ha Long” to replace Quang Ninh’s annual Carnival

“Glowing Ha Long” to replace Quang Ninh’s annual Carnival

4/17/2017 - 19:42

(VOVworld)-A music festival called “Glowing Ha Long 2017” will replace Quang Ninh province’s signature annual Carnival.

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Action month tightens food safety

Action month tightens food safety

4/16/2017 - 12:30

(VOVworld)-An action month on food safety was launched on Saturday across Vietnam, focusing on controling chemical substances and industrial alcohol in liquor production, banned substances in breeding, and plant protection substances in vegetables and fruits.

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Best IT products and services honored

Best IT products and services honored

4/15/2017 - 16:05

(VOVworld)-64 information technology products and services were honored with the Sao Khue Awards at a ceremony in Hanoi on Saturday.

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Ensuring the rights of the disabled

Ensuring the rights of the disabled

4/14/2017 - 18:46

(VOVworld) – Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam praised the Viet Nam Association for Protection of People with Disabilities and Orphans for its protection and care of the disabled and disadvantaged children over the past 25 years.

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Vietnam Ethnic Groups’ Cultural Day 2017 to honor bamboo instruments

Vietnam Ethnic Groups’ Cultural Day 2017 to honor bamboo instruments

4/13/2017 - 16:53

(VOVworld) - The Vietnam Ethnic Groups’ Cultural Day 2017 scheduled for next Wednesday at the Vietnam National Village for Ethnic Culture and Tourism in Hanoi’s Son Tay town will promote ethnic people’s musical instruments.

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Vietnam promotes an incorruptible business environment

Vietnam promotes an incorruptible business environment

4/12/2017 - 19:07

(VOVworld) – The Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry held a seminar Wednesday on building an incorruptible business environment in Vietnam.

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Vietnam aims to restructure economic growth model for development

Vietnam aims to restructure economic growth model for development

4/11/2017 - 18:36

(VOVworld) – The 4th industrial revolution has a profound impact on Vietnam’s socio-economy and Vietnam should no longer rely on cheap labor or abundant natural resources, but to restructure the economic growth model for development, according to a forum hosted by the Ministry of Industry and Trade in Hanoi on Tuesday.

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Vietnam’s economy to grow at 6.5 percent in 2017: ADB

Vietnam’s economy to grow at 6.5 percent in 2017: ADB

4/10/2017 - 18:12

(VOVworld) - Vietnam’s economy will grow at 6.5 percent in 2017 and expand to 6.7 percent in 2018, according to the Asian Development Bank (ADB)’s “Asian Development Outlook 2017” report. The report, which was released at a press conference in Hanoi on Monday,

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Vietnam hosts relay run ahead of Sea Games 29 and Para Games 9

Vietnam hosts relay run ahead of Sea Games 29 and Para Games 9

4/9/2017 - 16:22

(VOVworld) – Around 9,000 people took part in relay run around Hanoi’s Hoan Kiem Lake on Sunday, the first of kind in Southeast Asia. Vietnam is the 6th leg of the run after Brunei, the Philippines, Laos, Myanmar, and Thailand to anticipate the Sea Games 29 and Para Games 9 to be held in Malaysia in August.

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161 enterprises receive Golden Dragon, Strong Vietnamese Brand awards

161 enterprises receive Golden Dragon, Strong Vietnamese Brand awards

4/8/2017 - 16:49

(VOVworld) – 61 foreign direct invested enterprises and 100 domestic enterprises were given the Golden Dragon awards and the Strong Vietnamese Band awards at a ceremony in Hanoi on Saturday.

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Vietnamese gastronomy preservation and research center launched

Vietnamese gastronomy preservation and research center launched

4/7/2017 - 19:22

(VOVworld) - A center to promote and preserve Vietnamese cuisine opened on Friday as part of the Vietnam Tourism Fair in Hanoi.

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The fourth Vietnam Book Day opens

The fourth Vietnam Book Day opens

4/6/2017 - 16:50

(VOVworld) - The fourth Vietnam Book Day opened in Hanoi on April 6.

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Art performance marks International Day for Mine Awareness

Art performance marks International Day for Mine Awareness

4/5/2017 - 16:36

(VOVworld) – An art performance was held at the Voice of Vietnam on Tuesday to mark International Day for Mine Awareness and Assistance in Mine Action on April 4.

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Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

A: To He, or toy figurine, is a traditional toy that Vietnamese children are exceedingly fond of. Dating back to the 17th century, To He are made of glutinous rice...

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Vietnamese "Ao dai" promoted in South Korea

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(VOVworld) - It’s freezing cold during winter in South Korea. But the harsh weather cannot keep Vietnamese women there from wearing “Ao dai” – the traditional Vietnamese long dress, which...