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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Mid Autumn festival celebration in Hanoi’s Old Quarter

Mid Autumn festival celebration in Hanoi’s Old Quarter

9/12/2016 - 17:11

(VOVworld) – On the occasion of the Mid Autumn festival 2016, the Hanoi Old Quarter Management Board hosted a number of cultural activities, including a Mid-autumn photo show by photographer Le Bich and a ‘making traditional toys” experience at Kim Ngan Temple in Hang Bac Street, and a traditional mid-autumn festival exhibit at an the ancient house at 87 Ma...

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2016 Charity Fair on 71st founding anniversary of VOV

2016 Charity Fair on 71st founding anniversary of VOV

9/7/2016 - 19:42

(VOVworld) – A charity fair was organized at VOV’s National Broadcasting Center at 58 Quan Su on September 7th to celebrate the 71st founding anniversary of Radio the Voice of Vietnam.

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Welcoming ceremony for French President Francois Hollande

Welcoming ceremony for French President Francois Hollande

9/6/2016 - 14:58

(VOVworld)- An official welcome ceremony for French President Francois Hollande took place on the morning of September 6 at the Presidential Palace in Hanoi.

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Photo exhibition “ Truong Sa - Here we come” by journalist Nguyen My Tra

Photo exhibition “ Truong Sa - Here we come” by journalist Nguyen My Tra

9/1/2016 - 13:03

(VOVworld) – The photo exhibition “Truong Sa – Here we come” is the result of a 10-day-working visit by journalist Nguyen My Tra, Head of the Culture and Entertainment Section of VOV Online Newspaper, to Truong Sa Islands in June 2016.

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Vietnam beauty pageant 2016

Vietnam beauty pageant 2016

8/29/2016 - 9:32

(VOVworld) – Do My Linh, 20-year-old student from Hanoi Foreign Trade University, was named Miss Vietnam 2016 on Sunday night after outperforming 29 other young women in the final round of the pageant held at Phu Tho Sporting Event Hall in Ho Chi Minh City.

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Medley “Hanoi autumn” advances to final round of Vietnam Journalists’ Singing Festival 2016

Medley “Hanoi autumn” advances to final round of Vietnam Journalists’ Singing Festival 2016

8/20/2016 - 17:45

(VOVworld) – The semifinal for northern region of the 5th Vietnam Journalists’ Singing Festival 2016 was held on August 17 at the Au Co Art Center, Hanoi. The event organized by the Vietnam Journalists’ Association followed successes of the semifinals for southern and central regions.

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“12 typical kinds of Vietnamese folk paintings” exhibition

“12 typical kinds of Vietnamese folk paintings” exhibition

8/19/2016 - 17:52

(VOVworld) – On August 18th, Hanoi Museum in collaboration with Hanoi Ceramic Museum held a thematic exhibition named “12 typical kinds of Vietnamese folk paintings” featuring excellent works from the well-known painting genres such as Dong Ho Painting, Hang Trong, Sinh Village, Southern Do The, plain and rural worship, Hue and Southern Glass, Kim Hoang, Fabric and Scroll Fabric Painting….

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Olympic gold medalist Hoang Xuan Vinh welcomed home

Olympic gold medalist Hoang Xuan Vinh welcomed home

8/15/2016 - 9:02

(VOVworld) - Shooter Hoang Xuan Vinh, who won a gold and a silver medal at Rio Olympics 2016, arrived in Hanoi August 14, with a warm welcome from Vietnamese fans.

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Shooter Hoang Xuan Vinh wins historic gold medal at Rio Olympics 2016

Shooter Hoang Xuan Vinh wins historic gold medal at Rio Olympics 2016

8/8/2016 - 16:13

(VOVworld) - Here are historic moments when Hoang Xuan Vinh won the gold medal of the Men's 10m Air Pistol event at Rio Olympics 2016.

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Hoang Su Phi terraced fields in rainy season

Hoang Su Phi terraced fields in rainy season

8/2/2016 - 21:55

(VOVworld) – The fairy scene of the terraced fields in Hoang Su Phi is a worthy gift for tourists who overcome a long road full of obstacles.

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Sky gazing at Truong Sa archipelago

Sky gazing at Truong Sa archipelago

7/26/2016 - 10:21

(VOVworld) - If your one of those who never get tired of looking at what’s happening up in the skies, you’ll certainly enjoy these photos taken by VOV's photographers of the magnificent scenery at the Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelago.

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Hanoi Collective Orchestra performs with home-made instruments

Hanoi Collective Orchestra performs with home-made instruments

7/19/2016 - 15:40

(VOVworld) – The Hanoi Collective Orchestra performed for the second time at the Japan Foundation Center for Cultural Exchange in Vietnam in Hanoi, on July 17th.

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Remembering Saigon in 1967

Remembering Saigon in 1967

7/13/2016 - 14:48

(VOVwworld) - Here’s a look back at Saigon (now, Ho Chi Minh city) in 1967 through photos taken by Nguyen Thanh Tai, a Vietnamese reporter working for United Press International (UPI) during the Vietnam war.

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Phu Quoc Prison – a tourist attraction

Phu Quoc Prison – a tourist attraction

7/4/2016 - 17:28

(VOVworld) – Located in An Thoi town, Phu Quoc island, Kien Giang province, Phu Quoc prison was built in 1949-1950 by the French colonists to jail those considered hostile to the colonial government.

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Community service day: teaching disabled children to wash hands

Community service day: teaching disabled children to wash hands

6/30/2016 - 16:12

(VOVworld) - 13km away from the small town of Son Tay City, in the Ba Vi district, lies the Thuy An rehabilitation center for handicapped children who suffer from handicaps such as limb deformations, autism, mute and deaf deficiencies and Down’s Syndrome. Let's follow a group of volunteers to the center and see them help these children with hand washing.

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Dak Lak Central Highlands province- Vietnam's hidden charm

Dak Lak Central Highlands province- Vietnam's hidden charm

6/28/2016 - 13:34

(VOVworld)- Located in the heart of the Central Highlands, Dak Lak province is famous for coffee, pepper, and rubber but also beautiful scenery with magnificent waterfalls, forests, rivers, and lakes. The province also embraces a rich cultural tradition and festivals of several ethnic minority groups. Let's explore the hidden charm of the province through our photos.

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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...