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...
Vietnam reduces poverty sustainably

Vietnam reduces poverty sustainably

(VOVworld) – October 17 is observed as the Day for the Poor in Vietnam. Much is being done to improve their living conditions and justify their trust in the government’s...
Japan supports Mekong Delta’s medical sector

Japan supports Mekong Delta’s medical sector

(VOVworld) – In addition to cooperation in agriculture, many Japanese enterprises have been keen on medical cooperation with Vietnam’s Mekong River provinces. This has the potential to significantly improve the...
 Clearing UXOs from Quang Tri province

Clearing UXOs from Quang Tri province

(VOVworld) – The Legacies of War Coordination Center established in January in Quang Tri province has developed a coordinated response mechanism for removing unexploded ordinance that still remain 40 years after...
Initial outcomes of satellite hospital project

Initial outcomes of satellite hospital project

(VOVworld) – In 2013 the Health Ministry launched a project to develop satellite hospitals to reduce overcrowding at central hospitals. VOV’s Hieu Hien reports on the results the program...
Ready for 2015-2016 academic year

Ready for 2015-2016 academic year

(VOVworld) – A new academic year will begin in two weeks when some 22 million students nationwide will attend ceremonies on the same day. Preparation of training schedules, teaching aids, and...
Ethnic people given residential land to settle on

Ethnic people given residential land to settle on

(VOVworld) – More than 2,000 poor ethnic minority households in Tra Vinh province have benefited from a government support policy that allocates residential land, production land, houses, and water. The...
Binh Phuoc makes wild vegetables a specialty

Binh Phuoc makes wild vegetables a specialty

(VOVworld) – ‘Rau nhip’, a wild vegetable which is highly nutritious and easy to grow, grows well even in home gardens. During the war ‘rau nhip’ was part of the daily diet of soldiers...
Vocational training at a Buddhist pagoda

Vocational training at a Buddhist pagoda

(VOVworld) - Kom Pong Chray Pagoda, also known as Hang Pagoda, in Chau Thanh district, Tra Vinh province, is famous for its traditional Khmer Theravada Buddhist architecture. But it is becoming equally well-known...
Family meals nurture happiness

Family meals nurture happiness

(VOVworld) – For Vietnamese, family meals are a time for family reunions. They help not only form family traditions and guarantee family happiness, maintain order and discipline, but also create the national...
Vietnamese, Lao twinned border villages

Vietnamese, Lao twinned border villages

(VOVworl) – Vietnam’s central province of Quang Tri shares 260 km of land border with Laos’ provinces Savannakhet and Salavan. Since a program to establish Vietnamese-Lao twin was signed in 2005, 24...