Bac Kan specialties

Bac Kan specialties

12/23/2016 - 14:27

(VOVworld)- Pac Ngoi Village in Nam Mau Commune, Bac Kan province, is one of just a few places where the traditional customs of the Tay minority ethnic group are still practiced. Sampling local cuisines is also a way to better understand the local culture.

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Hanoi streets lit up as merry Christmas comes

Hanoi streets lit up as merry Christmas comes

12/19/2016 - 15:57

(VOVworld) - Christmas atmosphere is in full swing in Hanoi with brightly coloured lights warming up all Hanoi streets.

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Peach blossoms bloom early in Nhat Tan flower village

Peach blossoms bloom early in Nhat Tan flower village

12/12/2016 - 23:57

(VOVword)-As the traditional Lunar New Year Festival (Tet) is drawing near, farmers in Nhat Tan flower village are gearing up to prepare peach, kumquat and apricot trees for Hanoians.

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“Family clan of President V.V. Putin" released

“Family clan of President V.V. Putin

12/8/2016 - 21:32

(VOVworld) - Voice of Vietnam Radio, Friendship Associations of Vietnam and Russia, and the Public Security Publishing House released a book by Aleksandr Putin entitled “Family clan of President V.V. Putin" on December 18, 2016.

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The memorial service of Cuban leader Fidel Castro

The memorial service of Cuban leader Fidel Castro

12/4/2016 - 16:34

(VOVworld) – The memorial service for Fidel Castro is organized at Antonio Maceo revolutionary square in Santiago de Cuba on December 3 (Cuban time).

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Cuba's revolutionary legend Fidel Castro in Vietnam during American war

Cuba's revolutionary legend Fidel Castro in Vietnam during American war

11/26/2016 - 16:50

(VOVworld)-With the famous statement: "For Vietnam, Cuba is willing to devote all our blood", Cuba's revolutionary legend Fidel Castro has become a symbol of the comradeship and brotherhood between Vietnam and Cuba.

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Discovering Hoi An food paradise market

Discovering Hoi An food paradise market

11/21/2016 - 15:50

(VOVworld)- Along with the world’s famous Tsukiji fish market in Japan and Borough market in the UK, Hoi An market in the central province of Quang Nam is a ‘food paradise’ for both local and foreign tourists, according to Lonelyplanet.

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Supermoon- November 14, 2016

Supermoon- November 14, 2016

11/14/2016 - 23:23

(VOVworld) - Supermoon: Tonight the moon is as close as it has been to Earth since 1948. It won't be this close again until 2034. Check out some photos of super moon taken in Vietnam. Let us know if you have a great shot tonight elsewhere.

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Spectaclular closing ceremony of Hanoi International Film Festival

Spectaclular closing ceremony of Hanoi International Film Festival

11/8/2016 - 9:34

(VOVworld) - The 4th Hanoi International Film Festival 2016 (HANIFF 2016) themed “Cinema – Integration and sustainable development” concluded at the Hanoi Friendship Cultural Palace on November 5.

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Celebrities on HANIFF red carpet

Celebrities on HANIFF red carpet

11/2/2016 - 15:31

(VOVworld) – The 6th Hanoi International Film Festival (HANIFF) themed “Cinema – International and Sustainable Development” opened on November 1.

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VOV launches startup radio program and website

VOV launches startup radio program and website

10/25/2016 - 22:16

(VOVworld) - A startup radio program and website called Tien Len Vietnam (Vietnam Advancing Forwards) developed by the Voice of Vietnam (VOV) will be officially launched on November 1.

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Indian Festival of Lights – Happy Diwali 2016 celebrated in Vietnam

Indian Festival of Lights – Happy Diwali 2016 celebrated in Vietnam

10/24/2016 - 14:44

(VOVworld) - Indian Festival of Lights (Diwali) was celebrated by the Indian Business Chamber in Vietnam at Tay Ho Water Park, Hanoi, during the night of October 22.

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Asia-Europe New Music Festival in Hanoi

Asia-Europe New Music Festival in Hanoi

10/17/2016 - 10:05

(VOVworld) - The 2nd Asia-Europe New Music Festival themed ‘Music – Convergence and Pervasion’ will close on October 18. This is the second festival hosted by Vietnam with the participation of 200 musicians and artists from nearly 30 Eurasian nations.

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Photo exhibition featuring memories of Hanoi

Photo exhibition featuring memories of Hanoi

10/11/2016 - 10:27

(VOVworld) – On the 62nd anniversary of the Liberation Day of Hanoi on October 10, the Hanoi Old Quarter Culture Exchange Center is exhibiting more than 60 photos taken by 23 amateur photographers.

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Vietnam Traditional Craft Village Tourism Festival 2016 at Thang Long Imperial Citadel

Vietnam Traditional Craft Village Tourism Festival 2016 at Thang Long Imperial Citadel

10/3/2016 - 11:26

(VOVworld) – Vietnamese traditional craft products such as Phu Vinh rattan, Chang Sơn fan, Bat Trang pottery, Ha Thai lacquer, Ngu Xa bronze, Quat Đong handmade embroidery and Dinh Cong silver, Uoc Le pork paste, and Vong young green rice were featured at the Hanoi Traditional Craft Village Tourism Festival 2016.

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Contemporary dance mixed with digital arts “Hakanai” performed in Hanoi

Contemporary dance mixed with digital arts “Hakanai” performed in Hanoi

9/27/2016 - 17:52

(VOVworld) – Contemporary dance mixed with digital arts, called “Hakanai”, was performed by France-based dancer Akiko Kajihara at Star Galaxy Theatre at 87 Lang Ha Street, Hanoi on September 24.

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Lyrical rice terraced landscapes of Hoang Su Phi

Lyrical rice terraced landscapes of Hoang Su Phi

9/26/2016 - 14:43

(VOVworld) - The golden lyrical rice terraced landscapes of the northern mountainous region of Hoang Su Phi this time of year appear as though they have been lifted directly out of an ancient mythological fairy tale.

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Hanoi’s Old Quarter in 1990s through lens of Japanese diplomat

Hanoi’s Old Quarter in 1990s through lens of Japanese diplomat

9/20/2016 - 18:44

(VOVworld) - In 1994, a young man named Hiroshi Fukada wandered around Hanoi's Old Quarter with a camera in hand, taking over a hundred photos of Hanoians living everyday life. Mr. Fukada is now the Japanese ambassador to Vietnam and still holds the photos he snapped of Hanoians dear to his heart for more than 20 years.

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The Mu Cang Chai terraced field festival 2016

The Mu Cang Chai terraced field festival 2016

9/19/2016 - 10:23

(VOVworld) - The Mu Cang Chai terraced field festival 2016 opened on September 18, in Yen Bai province, offering visitors a wide range of activities like art performances, kite flying, and exploring the uniqueness of magnificent rice fields in Vietnam’s North-western region.

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Mid Autumn festival 2016 at Hanoi Museum

Mid Autumn festival 2016 at Hanoi Museum

9/12/2016 - 17:21

(VOVworld) – On the night of September 11, Hanoi Museum celebrated the Mid Autumn festival 2016 by with a lion dance, folk dancing, a circus, magic tricks, a flash mob, and games for kids.

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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...