Efforts to integrate people with disabilities into community

Efforts to integrate people with disabilities into community

4/17/2017 - 14:03

(VOVworld) – The Vietnamese government and political and social organizations have promulgated policies for people with disabilities to share their difficulties, protect them, take care of them, and help them integrate into the community. Much attention has been paid to handling subsidy mechansisms and creating jobs for disabled people.

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Teaching IT to visually impaired people

Teaching IT to visually impaired people

4/10/2017 - 14:53

(VOVworld) – Microsoft Vietnam and the Audio Books Charity Fund for the Blind are sponsoring a year of free IT training courses for the visually impaired in HCM City.

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Jellyfish exploitation in Co To Island

Jellyfish exploitation in Co To Island

4/3/2017 - 15:00

(VOVworld) – These days, Co To Island in Quang Ninh province is in the middle of jellyfish season. Some people call jellyfish “white gold” because it is a major source of income for thousands of fishermen and people who work in seafood processing plants.

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Hanoi begins setting up digital personal medical records

Hanoi begins setting up digital personal medical records

3/27/2017 - 14:53

(VOVworld) – This September a project to establish digital personal health records will be deployed nationwide and the issuance of medical cards will be completed by 2019. The system allows doctors at any hospital to access the medical history of any patient, making accurate diagnosis much easier. In some cases patients will be able to get medical advice and instructions...

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Devoted female scientists at Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology

Devoted female scientists at Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology

3/20/2017 - 15:01

(VOVworld) – 5 female scientists at the Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology have been leaders in modern technology research and application. They won the 2016 International Kovalevskaia Award dedicated to female scientists and were honored at a recent program called “Proud of Vietnamese women”.

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Benefits from education cooperation projects with Japan

Benefits from education cooperation projects with Japan

3/14/2017 - 14:50

(VOVworld) – Education cooperation between Japan and Ho Chi Minh City has been one of the highlights of bilateral relations. Exchange programs of students and teachers as well as various collaboration projects evidence improving education cooperation.

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Military doctors in Truong Sa Island District

Military doctors in Truong Sa Island District

3/6/2017 - 14:16

(VOVworld) - Military doctors and nurses in Truong Sa Island District, Khanh Hoa province, must fulfill two missions at the same time: provide health care to islanders and soldiers living there and provide first aid and emergency medical treatment to fishermen engaged in offshore fishing. In such a remote place, the military doctors cope with environmental hardships and shortages of...

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Technology transfer helps improve Quang Ninh’s medical service

Technology transfer helps improve Quang Ninh’s medical service

2/20/2017 - 14:58

(VOVworld)-Vietnam’s medical sector has recently increased the transfer of technology and professional qualification amongst doctors from central-level public hospitals to lower-level hospitals, helping to improve the quality of health check-ups and treatment in medical facilities in Quang Ninh province.

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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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