Cow-herd Ho Giao - Vietnam’s farming hero

Cow-herd Ho Giao - Vietnam’s farming hero

11/2/2015 - 15:46

(VOVworld) – Rancher Ho Giao, a popular figure in many literary works by Vietnamese writers, passed away on October 14 at the age of 86. Ho Giao was the only farmer to be awarded the title “Labor Hero” twice, in 1966 and 1986, for his contributions to developing Vietnam’s ranches.

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Revolutionary, veteran journalist Huu Tho

Revolutionary, veteran journalist Huu Tho

9/11/2015 - 9:23

(VOVworld) – Huu Tho always wanted to be considered a journalist, even when he was a teacher or a politician. He was widely considered a talented and dedicated journalist by his colleagues and the Vietnamese public.

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Outstanding farmer Thach Em

Outstanding farmer Thach Em

9/11/2015 - 9:17

(VOVworld) – People in Tra Vinh province, particularly farmers, have responded positively to the movement to follow President Ho Chi Minh’s moral example. Their practical activities have contributed significantly to the province’s development. Thach Em of Hoa Tan commune, Cau Ke district, is a case in point.

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Pham Hung Anh’s love for president Ho Chi Minh

Pham Hung Anh’s love for president Ho Chi Minh

9/11/2015 - 9:07

(VOVworld) – Pham Hung Anh of Tan Quy hamlet, Dak Lak province, has been collecting photos, documents, and other materials about President Ho Chi Minh for more than 50 years. He has been doing this because of his love for the President and to promote the movement to follow President Ho Chi Minh’s moral example.

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War veteran Truong Van Kiet

War veteran Truong Van Kiet

8/7/2015 - 14:09

(VOVworld) – 66-year-old war veteran Truong Van Kiet is a role model in doing business and social activities in Liem An hamlet, Binh Thuan province. He has helped many people in need and contributed significantly to local development.

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Vu Xuan Trung, a young talent in mathematics in Thai Binh

Vu Xuan Trung, a young talent in mathematics in Thai Binh

8/7/2015 - 14:04

(VOVworld) - Vietnam ranked 5th among 104 countries and territories participating in the 56th International Mathematics Olympiad held in Thailand from July 4 to July 16. The six-member team claimed two gold medals, three silvers and one bronze. 11th grader Vu Xuan Trung of Thai Binh province was one of the two gold medalists.

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Musician An Thuyen and his love for Nghe An province

Musician An Thuyen and his love for Nghe An province

7/24/2015 - 14:07

(VOVworld) –Major General An Thuyen was a renowned musician, who had a great love for his home province of Nghe An. He helped to train many influential musicians and artists in Vietnam.

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Professor Tran Van Khe, guardian of Vietnam’s traditional music

Professor Tran Van Khe, guardian of Vietnam’s traditional music

7/18/2015 - 7:10

(VOVworld) – The passing of 94-year-old musicologist Tran Van Khe on June 24 was a great loss to people who love traditional Vietnamese music. Professor Khe has dedicated his entire life to preserving Vietnam’s culture and introducing it to the world.

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Party leader Nguyen Van Linh, architect of Vietnam’s renewal

Party leader Nguyen Van Linh, architect of Vietnam’s renewal

7/18/2015 - 7:05

(VOVworld) – Vietnamese localities are celebrating the 100th birth anniversary of late Party General Secretary Nguyen Van Linh, a prominent student of President Ho Chi Minh. Mr. Linh was best known as the architect of Vietnam’s renewal.

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Phan Huynh Dieu, revered musician of Vietnamese revolutionary music

Phan Huynh Dieu, revered musician of Vietnamese revolutionary music

7/18/2015 - 7:03

(VOVworld) – Phan Huynh Dieu was considered one of the most renowned musicians of Vietnam’s revolutionary music. His compositions, whose melodies and lyrics embrace Vietnamese folk music, cover many themes: love, comradeship, and love for the homeland.

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Nguyen Thi Anh Vien, Vietnam’s number 1 swimmer

Nguyen Thi Anh Vien, Vietnam’s number 1 swimmer

6/25/2015 - 14:21

(VOVworld) – Vietnamese swimmer Nguyen Thi Anh Vien was a phenomenon at the just-concluded 28th Southeast Asian Games in Singapore. Vien won 8 gold, 1 silver, and 1 bronze medal and broke 8 SEA Games records. She has become one of Vietnam’s most prominent athletes.

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Village elder Ho Thanh Binh, pioneer in economic development in Lao Bao

Village elder Ho Thanh Binh, pioneer in economic development in Lao Bao

6/12/2015 - 11:29

(VOVworld) – Village elder Ho Thanh Binh in Lao Bao town, Quang Tri province, started to develop the economy after he retired just because he wanted to help people in Ka Tang village to escape poverty.

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Farmer-inventor Bui Do Hau

Farmer-inventor Bui Do Hau

6/5/2015 - 10:49

(VOVworld) – Farmer Bui Do Hau of Thanh Oai district, Hanoi, has invented a number of automated food processing machines, which turn out higher quantity and quality than traditional methods.

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Le Xuan Vy, the first builder of Vinh Moc Tunnel

Le Xuan Vy, the first builder of Vinh Moc Tunnel

5/25/2015 - 16:38

(VOVworld) – Vinh Moc Tunnel, an underground miniature village, in Quang Tri province’s Vinh Linh district, is a famous national historical site. During the Vietnam War, the tunnel was a safe shelter for thousands of people. In today’s program, VOV introduces Le Xuan Vy, the first builder of Vinh Moc Tunnel, who left school after the fourth grade.

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Doctor Dang Cat and President Ho Chi Minh’s moral example

Doctor Dang Cat and President Ho Chi Minh’s moral example

5/22/2015 - 7:58

(VOVworld) – Military doctor Dang Cat is familiar to many people in Tay Ho district, Hanoi, because he has been providing free medical check-ups and treatment for 25 years. He said President Ho Chi Minh’s moral example is worth following.

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Meritorious teacher Vo Ngoc Thu, one for all

Meritorious teacher Vo Ngoc Thu, one for all

5/22/2015 - 7:55

(VOVworld) – With 37 years in her teaching career, the head of the Education and Training department of HCM city’s district 5, meritorious teacher Vo Ngoc Thu, has always tried to improve the quality of teaching and learning in school. She has proposed many innovative models to create a friendly learning environment for students.

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Making a fortune from medicinal plants

Making a fortune from medicinal plants

5/8/2015 - 10:30

(VOVworld) – Nguyen Ngoc Tu, Youth Union Secretary of Tam Quan Commune, Vinh Phuc province, has made a fortune from growing medicinal plants.

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Trang Seo Pao connects poor hamlets

Trang Seo Pao connects poor hamlets

4/24/2015 - 13:52

(VOVworld) – Mong ethnic Trang Seo Pao of Bac Ha district, Lao Cai province, has been pursuing a dream of helping people in his ảea enjoy the benefits of the new rural development program. Pao was named one of the 10 most outstanding young people in Vietnam in 2014.

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War veteran To Van On-a soldier on all fronts

War veteran To Van On-a soldier on all fronts

4/17/2015 - 9:56

(VOVworld) – 40 years have passed but the image of Vietnamese soldiers liberating Sai Gon on April 30, 1975, has remained vivid in the minds of many Vietnamese people. Many soldiers died on the day Vietnam was reunited. Others were lucky enough to survive and return to their family and make contributions to their hometown. One of them, To Van...

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Musician Bhriu Huy Hoang’s passion for Co Tu folk songs

Musician Bhriu Huy Hoang’s passion for Co Tu folk songs

4/10/2015 - 7:56

(VOVworld) – Born in the northern province of Hai Duong, musician Vu Huy Hoang has spent the last 10 years living with Co Tu ethnic minorities in the central province of Quang Nam to learn their language and folk songs. The songs he has collected have been played on Radio the Voice of Vietnam for the Co Tu living in...

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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...