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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PAPI 2016: Vietnam’s public service delivery improved

PAPI 2016: Vietnam’s public service delivery improved

4/4/2017 - 19:11

(VOVworld)-The 2016 Provincial Governance and Public Administration Performance Index (PAPI) report has showed improvements in public service delivery and public response to the National Assembly election, and effective enforcement of the 2013 revised Land Law.

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UNESCO’s recognition of Mother Goddess Worship celebrated

UNESCO’s recognition of Mother Goddess Worship celebrated

4/3/2017 - 17:03

(VOVworld) - Mother Goddess Worship which began in the 16th century in Vietnam, is the worship of the incarnation of nature goddesses. The practice has been recognized by UNESCO as an intangible cultural heritage of humanity.

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World Autism Awareness Day marked in Vietnam

World Autism Awareness Day marked in Vietnam

4/2/2017 - 16:09

(VOVworld) – Hundreds of children with autism in Hanoi and nearby provinces and cities participated in a festival in Hanoi Children Palace on Sunday to mark World Autism Awareness Day 2017.

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APEC Year 2017 creates opportunities for Vietnamese enterprises

 APEC Year 2017 creates opportunities for Vietnamese enterprises

4/1/2017 - 15:55

(VOVworld) – A conference was held in Da Nang city on Saturday to discuss business opportunities created by the APEC Year 2017.

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Vietnam aquaculture product gold quality program launched

Vietnam aquaculture product gold quality program launched

3/31/2017 - 19:12

(VOVworld) - Vietnam has launched a program to promote the quality of its aquaculture products. The award of Gold Quality will be presented twice for every 5 years with 100 organizational and individual winners for each contest.

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ASEM conference on education opens in Hue

ASEM conference on education opens in Hue

3/30/2017 - 18:32

(VOVworld) - The Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) Conference on Innovative Education and Human Resources Building for Sustainable Development opened in Hue city in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue on Thursday.

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Clearance of UXOs in Vietnam reviewed

Clearance of UXOs in Vietnam reviewed

3/29/2017 - 15:58

(VOVworld) – A press conference was held in Hanoi on Tuesday to review efforts to clear unexploded ordnance (UXO) in Vietnam on the eve of International Day of Mine Awareness and Assistance in Mine Action on April 4th.

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Vietnam welcomes 3.2 million foreign tourists in first quarter of 2017

Vietnam welcomes 3.2 million foreign tourists in first quarter of 2017

3/28/2017 - 18:15

(VOVworld) – More than 3.2 million foreign tourists came to Vietnam in the first quarter of this year, up 29% against the same period last year, announced the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism on Tuesday.

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An Giang and Tay Ninh students win EF Challenge 2017

An Giang and Tay Ninh students win EF Challenge 2017

3/27/2017 - 22:54

(VOVworld)-Ly Khanh Quynh from Thoai Ngoc Hau high school in the Mekong River Delta province of An Giang has won the first prize of the 2017 EF Challenge, an international speech competition in English.

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Activities to mark the 86th anniversary of the Youth Union

Activities to mark the 86th anniversary of the Youth Union

3/26/2017 - 16:58

(VOVworld) - Ho Chi Minh University of Pedagogy held a get together to honor outstanding young people and recruit new Youth Union members on the occasion of the 86th anniversary of the Youth Union. Luu Tuyet Tran was a first year student: “The Youth Union

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The 10th Phan Chau Trinh Cultural Awards

The 10th Phan Chau Trinh Cultural Awards

3/25/2017 - 17:21

(VOVworld) - The annual Phan Chau Trinh Cultural Awards ceremony opened on March 24 in Ho Chi Minh City to honour outstanding individuals in the fields of culture and education, translation and research. Deputy Chief of Trustee, Professor Chu Hao, said as a non-governmental organization, the awards will continue to revive, conserve and promote

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86th anniversary of Vietnam Youth Union marked

86th anniversary of Vietnam Youth Union marked

3/24/2017 - 17:12

(VOVworld) – 87 outstanding youths were honored with the 2017 Ly Tu Trong Award at a ceremony held on Thursday in Da Nang city to mark the 86th anniversary of the Vietnam Youth Union.

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Vietnam marks World Meteorological Day

Vietnam marks World Meteorological Day

3/23/2017 - 19:16

(VOVworld) - The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment held a meeting in Hanoi on Thursday to mark World Meteorological Day.

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The World Water Day: waste water becomes solution to world safe water crisis

The World Water Day: waste water becomes solution to world safe water crisis

3/22/2017 - 19:24

(VOVworld) - A national meeting and a range of activities in response to World Water Day opened in the northern province of Bac Ninh on Wednesday.

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Vietnam strives to introduce financial inclusion to vulnerable groups

Vietnam strives to introduce financial inclusion to vulnerable groups

3/21/2017 - 19:37

(VOVworld)-How to make banking and financial services more accessible to the general public was the topic of a conference organized by the State Bank of Vietnam, Citi Foundation and Cooperative Development Foundation in Hanoi on Tuesday.

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International Day of Happiness celebrated across Vietnam

International Day of Happiness celebrated across Vietnam

3/20/2017 - 16:57

(VOVworld) – Ho Chi Minh City authorities are holding a series of events starting Monday to raise public awareness on the history, meaning, and theme of International Day of Happiness, March 20th.

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Wednesday April 26, 2017

Wednesday April 26, 2017

(VOVworld) - Summer is coming around and it’s getting hotter in the northern part of Vietnam. The average temperature now ranges from 25 to 30DC. I enjoy this pleasant weather.

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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...