Vietnamese youths and summer of volunteers

Vietnamese youths and summer of volunteers

(VOVWORLD) - The summer youth volunteer campaign 2017 from June 1st to August 31st encourages young people to build new-style rural and civilized urban areas. Campaign activities aim to promote the pioneering...
 Meals connect family members

Meals connect family members

(VOVWORLD) - Eating meals as a family and taking care of grandparents and parents are important cultural features of Vietnam. Nowadays, family meals are more appreciated than ever as city life...
Student invents robotic arm for the disabled

Student invents robotic arm for the disabled

(VOVWORLD) - Eleventh-grader Pham Huy of Quang Tri province has invented a low-cost robotic arm for the disabled. Huy recently won third prize at an international science and engineering competition in...
Langur safe-guarders on Cat Ba Island

Langur safe-guarders on Cat Ba Island

(VOVWORLD) - The Cat Ba langur is listed as one of the 25 most endangered species in the World Red Book. In Hai Phong, the staff of Cat Ba National Park...
Old book collectors preserve and promote books

Old book collectors preserve and promote books

(VOVWORLD) - Since the advent of mass media, books no longer have a monopoly on entertainment. But there are still people who are quietly passionate about collecting books and newspapers. For many...
Library for disadvantaged children

Library for disadvantaged children

(VOVWORLD) - With special love and sympathy for the deprivation of ethnic minority children, 34-year-old Ngo Thi Ly of Kon Nhen village in Kon Tum province has turned her house into a...
Blood bank on Truong Sa Archipelago

Blood bank on Truong Sa Archipelago

(VOVWORLD) - The National Institute of Hematology and Blood Transfusion has put into operation of a blood bank project in Truong Sa (Spratly) Archipelago to provide blood for medical treatment on the islands. The...
The hardships of hydro-meteorologists

The hardships of hydro-meteorologists

(VOVworld) – The prerequisite for a reliable weather forecast is collecting accurate data on wind, clouds, and rainfall. These are the daily work of hydro-meteorological observers at Vietnam’s hydro-meteorological stations...
Teaching IT to visually impaired people

Teaching IT to visually impaired people

(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
Jellyfish exploitation in Co To Island

Jellyfish exploitation in Co To Island

(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...
Military doctors in Truong Sa Island District

Military doctors in Truong Sa Island District

(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...