Le Nguyen, a passionate for dragon fruit products

Le Nguyen, a passionate for dragon fruit products

1/19/2017 - 15:48

(VOVworld) – The Ham Duc dragon fruit cooperative in Binh Thuan province was set up in 2015 and is now headed by Ms. Le Nguyen. In a little more than a year, they have established their trademark in the domestic and foreign markets.

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Marigiah of Cham ethnic group, a role model in social work

Marigiah of Cham ethnic group, a role model in social work

1/6/2017 - 17:59

VOVworld) – Marigiah from the Cham ethnic group in Xuan Loc district, Dong Nai province, is a role model in social work. Working for the local Women’s Association, Marigiah has been passionate about elevating women’s roles in the family and society.

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War veteran Trinh Van Sy, a role model for doing business

War veteran Trinh Van Sy, a role model for doing business

12/30/2016 - 17:23

(VOVworld) – Despite physical difficulties, war veteran Trinh Van Sy in Cai Lay district, Tien Giang province, was still determined and became a role model in business, earning profits of billions of VND each year.

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Le Thi Thanh Thuy wholeheartedly supports Agent Orange victims

Le Thi Thanh Thuy wholeheartedly supports Agent Orange victims

12/23/2016 - 17:39

(VOVworld) – Moved by her great sympathy for Agent Orange victims, Le Thi Thanh Thuy, Director of the Petrolimex Bank in Ba Ria Vung Tau province, has worked actively to help them. Over the years, Thuy has taken part in many charity programs for AO victims.

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Ta Thi Chung, a Doctor of Agent Orange patients

Ta Thi Chung, a Doctor of Agent Orange patients

12/15/2016 - 15:50

(VOVworld) – For three decades, Doctor Ta Thi Chung has cared for and taught nearly 200 children affected by Agent Orange. Children at the Hoa Binh (Peace) Village call her “grandmother”.

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Nguyen Dang Vu and his initiative to generate jobs for students

Nguyen Dang Vu and his initiative to generate jobs for students

12/8/2016 - 10:48

(VOVworld) – Nguyen Dang Vu, a student at the Diplomatic Academy of Vietnam, founded a club for human resource development to connect people and generate employment. The club has helped nearly 1,500 students find jobs at 20 companies.

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Emeritus artist's passion helps preserve reformed theater and amateur singing

Emeritus artist's passion helps preserve reformed theater and amateur singing

11/29/2016 - 18:52

(VOVworld) – Truc Linh from Can Tho province has been a performing artist for more than 50 years. At the age of 65, she is tirelessly contributing to reformed theater and amateur singing and training young artists.

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Teacher Phan Thi Hoa Le’s teaching aids boost child development

Teacher Phan Thi Hoa Le’s teaching aids boost child development

11/24/2016 - 10:24

(VOVworld) – A toolkit to develop children’s physical movement created by teacher Phan Thi Hoa Le won first prize at a teaching aid competition sponsored by Hanoi’s Department of Education and Training. Hoa’s initiative helps boost a child skill and self-confidence. Thu Hang reports.

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Businessman Dinh Quang Bao, an outstanding citizen of Hanoi

Businessman Dinh Quang Bao, an outstanding citizen of Hanoi

11/18/2016 - 18:53

(VOVworld) – Businessman Dinh Quang Bao, founder of the well-known Ladoda brand, has been honored as one of nine outstanding citizens of Hanoi. He is currently the Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Ladoda Production, Services and Trade limited company, and Chairman of Hanoi’s Leather and Footwear Association.

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High school student receives ASEAN scholarship

High school student receives ASEAN scholarship

11/8/2016 - 18:44

(VOVworld) – Doan Nu Ngoc Linh of Nguyen Tat Thanh High School in Kon Tum province, has been an excellent student for 10 consecutive years. She has been chosen as one of eight Vietnamese students to receive the ASEAN scholarship sponsored by the Singapore Ministry of Education.

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H’Yam Bkrong devoted to preserving the traditional brocade weaving of the Ede people

H’Yam Bkrong devoted to preserving the traditional brocade weaving of the Ede people

11/1/2016 - 19:09

(VOVworld) – Ms. H’Yam Bkrong from Ea Kao commune, Buon Ma Thuot city of Dac Lak province is devoted to the traditional brocade weaving of the Ede ethnic people. H’Yam Bkrong is not only a prestigious village head but also the founder of the brocading weaving cooperative which has generated jobs for more than 100 local women.

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Ta Thi Ngoc Thanh and her devotion to charity work

Ta Thi Ngoc Thanh and her devotion to charity work

10/25/2016 - 15:24

(VOVworld) – Ta Thi Ngoc Thanh, former Director of SOS Children’s Village is known for her devotion to social work and her great love for disadvantaged children. At the age of 74, Ms. Thanh is still devoted to charity work. She has been recognized as one of 9 outstanding citizens of Hanoi.

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Nguyen Duc Toan- a talented Vietnamese composer

Nguyen Duc Toan- a talented Vietnamese composer

10/20/2016 - 19:27

(VOVWorld) – Vietnamese artists this year mourn the death of many talented musicians and composers. Earlier this month, on October 7, 2016, Colonel composer Nguyen Duc Toan passed away leaving behind great grief and sorrow for music lovers.

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Teacher Nguyen Trong Vinh, outstanding citizen of Hanoi

Teacher Nguyen Trong Vinh, outstanding citizen of Hanoi

10/10/2016 - 16:35

(VOVworld) – Over the past 25 years, teacher Nguyen Trong Vinh, head of Nguyen Sieu School’s board of directors, and his colleagues have continuously renovated and developed Nguyen Sieu school system, making it a high-quality school system in Hanoi. With the model of providing high-quality education, the school has trained generations of high-quality students to match the demand of international...

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Senior Lieutenant Tran Anh Tuan, wholehearted for visually impaired children

Senior Lieutenant Tran Anh Tuan, wholehearted for visually impaired children

10/3/2016 - 16:17

(VOVworld) – Understanding the disadvantages of visually-impaired children, Senior Lieutenant Tran Anh Tuan of the University of Fire Fighting and Prevention teaches music to the children at Nguyen Dinh Chieu School, a special school for visually impaired students, with the hope that music will give those students a happier life.

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Phan Trac Canh, collector of second-hand books

Phan Trac Canh, collector of second-hand books

9/26/2016 - 16:49

(VOVworld) – In the boom of mass media, there is a man who has passionately collected and kept old books and magazines, not only to indulge his passion, but to preserve human knowledge.

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Weightlifter Le Van Cong sets Paralympic record

Weightlifter Le Van Cong sets Paralympic record

9/19/2016 - 18:43

(VOVworld) – Weightlifter Le Van Cong has won a gold medal at Paralympics Rio 2016. This is the first-ever gold medal for Vietnam at the Paralympics.

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Vu Hoa Thao and Quang An lotus tea trademark

Vu Hoa Thao and Quang An lotus tea trademark

9/13/2016 - 18:59

(VOVworld) – Growing lotus and making lotus tea for more than 30 years, Vu Hoa Thao, Chairman of the Quang An Agricultural Business and Service Cooperative in Quang An district, Hanoi, has helped develop the Quang An lotus tea trademark both inside and outside Vietnam. Thao has worked to preserve the precious West Lake, Hanoi lotus.

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Musician Van Ky and timeless musical work

Musician Van Ky and timeless musical work

9/5/2016 - 16:47

(VOVworld) – Van Ky is a well-known musician of red and romantic music. The Song of Hope is associated with this musician’s name. Van Ky has written a number of songs, operas, and symphonies, which have had a great influence on the Vietnamese music scene.

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Dr. Tran Dinh Phong, an outstanding scientist

Dr. Tran Dinh Phong, an outstanding scientist

8/29/2016 - 16:40

(VOVworld) – Dr. Tran Dinh Phong of the Hanoi University of Science and Technology has published his research in the prestigious journal Natural Materials, with findings on the structure and mechanism of action of a catalyst that can replace platinum, an expensive material. This research is a breakthrough in materials science.

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Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

B: Ashik Eqbal Tokon of Bangladesh sent us an e-greeting card with pictures of Vietnamese Tet delicacies like watermelons, square sticky rice cakes, pork pie, and some other food. We...

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Welcome to Vietnam

Welcome to Vietnam

Welcome to Vietnam