New study on factors behind cancer

New study on factors behind cancer

(VOVworld) – Cancer has been blamed on genetic mutations and an unhealthy lifestyle. But results of a study by American scientists announced on March 23rd shows that even those with... More

Sin Ho Plateau- unspoiled beauty

Sin Ho Plateau- unspoiled beauty

(VOVworld) – Sin Ho district in Lai Chau province has attracted more tourists in recent years thanks to its unspoiled nature and the diverse cultures of local ethnic minorities. More

Museums - non-school education centers for cultural and historical values

Museums - non-school education centers for cultural and historical values

(VOVworld) – A museum is a place to preserve and uphold a country’s cultural and historical heritage. In recent years, the Vietnamese government has paid closer attention to using museums... More

A 1968 English broadcast featuring Trinh Thi Ngo on VOV

A 1968 English broadcast featuring Trinh Thi Ngo on VOV

(VOVworld) - This recording is a rare, valuable English broadcast featuring the late legendary announcer Hanoi Hannah whose real name was Trinh Thi Ngo, on Radio the Voice of Vietnam.... More

Nguyen Van Anh, one of 50 most influential women in Vietnam

Nguyen Van Anh, one of 50 most influential women in Vietnam

(VOVworld) - Nguyen Van Anh, Founder and Director of the Center for Research and Application of Sciences in Gender-Family-Women and Adolescents (CSAGA), has been selected by Forbes Magazine as one... More

Hanoi begins setting up digital personal medical records

Hanoi begins setting up digital personal medical records

(VOVworld) – This September a project to establish digital personal health records will be deployed nationwide and the issuance of medical cards will be completed by 2019. The system allows... More

Vietnam develops logistics services for exports

Vietnam develops logistics services for exports

(VOVworld) - Logistics services play an important role in connecting transportation and socio-economic development. Logistics in Vietnam is gradually improving, helping domestic exporters and importers cut costs and increase their... More

New Rice celebration of the Gie Trieng

 New Rice celebration of the Gie Trieng

(VOVworld) – The New Rice celebration is a time-honored tradition of ethnic groups in the Truong Son range. Today, VOV reporter Hong Lam reports on the New Rice celebration of... More

Village well tells local spiritual life

Village well tells local spiritual life

(VOVworld) – The village banyan tree, water well, and communal house yard have long been icons of the Vietnamese village. A banyan tree gives shade and a village well provides... More

Hanoians attracted to improvisation comedy

Hanoians attracted to improvisation comedy

(VOVworld) – Clever, witty and humorous, the Hanoi Improvisation Club and the Rotten Grapes Comedy Club recently cooperated to hold the “March Improvisation Comedy Show”. This is the first time... More

Scottish kilts – most recognizable symbol of Scotland

Scottish kilts – most recognizable symbol of Scotland

(VOVworld) – Have you ever seen a Scottish man wearing what appears to be a “skirt”? If yes, don’t say that word to him. You may get punched in the... More

Wednesday March 22, 2017

Wednesday March 22, 2017

(VOVworld) - We are very glad to know that Gerry Neumann has returned to his home in England safe and sound. On his latest email on March 20, Gerry wrote...

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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...