Mosque - center of solidarity of Cham ethnic people in Tay Ninh

Mosque - center of solidarity of Cham ethnic people in Tay Ninh

2/13/2017 - 16:18

(VOVworld)-Tay Ninh province has more than 3,000 Cham people who practice Islam. Their mosques are also cultural centers promoting solidarity among the Cham villages.

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“The Vietnamese Kite” group in France preserves the Vietnamese language

“The Vietnamese Kite” group in France preserves the Vietnamese language

2/6/2017 - 14:19

(VOVworld)-Two Vietnamese mothers in France have established a group called “The Vietnamese Kite” to teach Vietnamese children about their fatherland and preserve Vietnamese culture. Through singing, dancing, and drawing classes, the group teaches Vietnamese-French youngsters to speak Vietnamese.

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Tet celebration on Truong Sa island district

Tet celebration on Truong Sa island district

1/30/2017 - 10:00

(VOVworld) – Located hundreds of nautical miles from the mainland, Truong Sa (Spratly) district of Khanh Hoa province is enjoying a joyful Tet festival. Despite difficulties, soldiers and people on the islands are hopeful about the New Year.

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Tet for the poor

Tet for the poor

1/26/2017 - 17:54

(VOVworld)- A number of activities have been held to ensure a happy Tet for everyone including the poor. Officials, social organizations, private and individuals have visited and delivered Tet gifts to poor people in disadvantaged areas.

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Visiting flower villages in Dong Thap Muoi

Visiting flower villages in Dong Thap Muoi

1/24/2017 - 17:21

(VOVworld) – Dong Thap Muoi, the Plain of Reeds in the Lower Mekong, is a fertile land with vast lotus ponds, endless indigo tree forests, and verdant flower farms. VOV takes you to Dong Thao Muoi to enjoy the blooming spring atmosphere before Tet.

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Dried food helps enrich Son La people

Dried food helps enrich Son La people

1/16/2017 - 16:29

(VOVworld) – In recent years, producing dried beef and pork has created new income for many households in Son La province. When Tet comes, the dried meat market is busier than ever. Son La branded products are now in demand nationwide.

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An Lac Thon High School inspires its students with a love of science

An Lac Thon High School inspires its students with a love of science

1/9/2017 - 14:26

(VOVworld) – Students at An Lac Thon High School in Ke Sach district, Soc Trang province, have come up with a number of environmental protection initiatives though they haven’t yet finished school. Their initiatives have received awards in national and international competitions.

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Ninh Thuan combines international resources to respond to climate change

Ninh Thuan combines international resources to respond to climate change

1/3/2017 - 14:42

(VOVworld) – Risk management caused by natural disasters and response to climate change are the biggest challenges for many countries in the 21st century. Vietnam is not exceptional. To minimize negative impacts of climate change, it’s necessary to gather all resources to promptly respond and overcome consequences when calamity takes place. VOV’s Minh Long reports on how Ninh Thuan, one...

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Historical objects recall Hanoi in the winter of 1946

Historical objects recall Hanoi in the winter of 1946

12/26/2016 - 15:40

(VOVworld) – The ongoing exhibit “An Epic of the Winter of 1946” at the Vietnam Military History Museum provides a vivid and accurate view of the Vietnamese army and people’s historic national resistance in 1946. The event is attracting crowds of people, including many veteran revolutionary soldiers.

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Ho Chi Minh City's farmers involved in science and technology innovation

Ho Chi Minh City's farmers involved in science and technology innovation

12/19/2016 - 15:06

(VOVworld) – Many farmers in Ho Chi Minh City have invented machines that increase productivity and improve product quality. These farmer engineers are important to Vietnam’s development of industrialized agriculture.

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School milk program in Bac Ninh

School milk program in Bac Ninh

12/12/2016 - 14:20

(VOVworld) – Bac Ninh province has spent more than 7.9 million USD on a school milk program to improve the health of preschool children. For 3 years the program has been reducing the number of malnourished, underweight, and stunted children.

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Vietnam helps the disabled integrate into the community

Vietnam helps the disabled integrate into the community

12/5/2016 - 14:59

(VOVworld) – Vietnam has about 7 million persons with disabilities, 4 million of whom are of working age. In recent years the Vietnamese government has adopted policies to help disabled people get an education and find a job they can do.

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Communal fund builds houses for the poor

Communal fund builds houses for the poor

11/29/2016 - 15:41

(VOVworld) - Quang Hiep village in Cu M’gar district, Dak Lak province, is implementing started a program to fund housing for the poor. If successful, the program has become a model to be replicated.

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Miners’ bread

Miners’ bread

11/21/2016 - 15:40

(VOVworld) – Mining areas in Quang Ninh province have made bread just for coal miners. It is called miners’ bread.

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Vietnam’s sustainable poverty reduction is to implement MDGs

Vietnam’s sustainable poverty reduction is to implement MDGs

11/1/2016 - 17:43

(VOVworld) - From 2011 to 2015, the number of poor households in Vietnam declined 2% a year. This contributed to Vietnam’s goal of achieving sustainable economic growth while ensuring social security and improving people’s lives in remote, disadvantaged areas.

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Female lecturers enthusiastic to scientific research

Female lecturers enthusiastic to scientific research

10/24/2016 - 15:04

(VOVworld) – Female staff members of the Biology Faculty of the Natural Science College of Vietnam National University Hanoi have always considered teaching an integral part of scientific research. The faculty’s female educators were given the 2016 Vietnamese Women Award.

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Quang Ninh to offer coal mine tours to tourists

Quang Ninh to offer coal mine tours to tourists

10/17/2016 - 21:36

(VOVworld) – Quang Ninh is famous for beautiful tourist attractions and numerous coal mines which were opened at the end of the 19th century. These coal mines could represent a boom for Quang Ninh tourism. The sector is now planning tours to coal mines and hopes soon to test the concept with tourists.

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Film screening for visually impaired students

Film screening for visually impaired students

10/11/2016 - 13:11

(VOVworld) – Launched 6 months ago, a project to screen films for visually impaired people is being jointly implemented by Cinestar, an entertainment and film publication company, and Ho Chi Minh City’s Blind People’s Association.

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Developing social institutions for workers

Developing social institutions for workers

10/3/2016 - 16:18

(VOVworld) – Vietnam now has nearly 300 industrial zones that employ about 2.8 million workers. A survey by the Vietnam General Confederation of Labor shows that the lives of these workers haven’t improved on par with what they have contributed to national construction and development. Vietnam needs to create social institutions to improve the lives of workers in industrial zones.

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Ambassadors of Hanoi’s tourism

Ambassadors of Hanoi’s tourism

9/26/2016 - 16:23

(VOVworld) – Whether it is rainy or sunny, hundreds of volunteers supporting Thang Long - Hanoi tourism man tourist sites with a smile on their lips. They act as tourism ambassadors, promoting Hanoi to foreign tourists.

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Wednesday February 8, 2017

Wednesday February 8, 2017

A: VOV’s Letter Box is back after one week off for special features celebrating Vietnam’s Lunar New Year. We hope you are all well. Thank you very much for sending...

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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...