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EU to help Vietnam achieve sustainable development goals

EU to help Vietnam achieve sustainable development goals

2/23/2017 - 15:55

(VOVworld) – National Assembly Vice Chairwoman Tong Thi Phong hosted a reception for Chair of the Subcommittee on Human Rights of the European Parliament’s Committee on Foreign Affairs Pier Antonio Panzeri in Hanoi on Wednesday.

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Experience spectacular road stretches in Ha Giang

Experience spectacular road stretches in Ha Giang

2/21/2017 - 23:54

(VOVworld) - The northern mountainous province attracts tourists to its cool climate and pristine natural landscape.

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Con Dao voted one of the world’s best secret islands

Con Dao voted one of the world’s best secret islands

2/17/2017 - 18:39

(VOVworld)- Late last year, the world famous travel site, Lonely Planet, rated Con Dao islands in Ba Ria – Vung Tau province one of the 10 best places to visit in Asia in 2017.

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Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

2/17/2017 - 16:47

A: The traditional Vietnamese wedding is one of the most important ceremonies in Vietnamese culture with influences from Confucian and Buddhist ideology. It is a significant day not only for the couple involved but also for their entire families and it usually includes quite a few formal ritual observances.

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NA Chairwoman meets Governor of Japanese prefecture

NA Chairwoman meets Governor of Japanese prefecture

2/17/2017 - 0:11

(VOVworld)- National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan has vowed the Vietnamese legislature will do its best to promote ties with Japan in diverse areas.

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Vietnam’s Catholics active in patriotic movements

Vietnam’s Catholics active in patriotic movements

2/15/2017 - 18:43

(VOVworld) – The Vietnam Catholics Unity Committee of the 2013-2018 tenure convened its 4th conference in Hanoi on Wednesday. Delegates agreed that Catholics have actively engaged in patriotic emulation movements launched by the Vietnam Fatherland Front.

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Sweet Valentine’s Day

Sweet Valentine’s Day

2/14/2017 - 15:54

(VOVworld) – Valentine’s Day is in the air – red roses, sweet chocolate, and delicate gifts symbolizing love.

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Increasing the value of Vietnam’s fruit specialties

Increasing the value of Vietnam’s fruit specialties

2/14/2017 - 14:38

(VOVworld)-In 2016, Vietnam, for the first time, earned nearly 2 billion USD from exporting vegetables and fruits with the Mekong Delta being the main contributor. The turning-point opened a new direction for the restructuring of Vietnam’s agriculture whose key export items will include rice and fruit specialties.

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Vietnamese Street Food Festival opens in Moscow

Vietnamese Street Food Festival opens in Moscow

2/12/2017 - 17:25

(VOVworld) - Thousands of Russians have visited the Vietnamese Street Food Festival in Moscow.

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Wednesday February 8, 2017

Wednesday February 8, 2017

2/9/2017 - 18:49

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 us your New Year’s Greetings and best wishes for the New Year.

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Worship paintings of Vietnam’s northern ethnic groups

Worship paintings of Vietnam’s northern ethnic groups

2/7/2017 - 17:34

(VOVworld) - Viet Nam is home to 54 ethnic groups, each with its own lifestyles, customs, traditions, and, of course, worship faiths. Ancestral and gods worship is central to the spiritual lives of the ethnic people living in Vietnam’s northern regions including Tay, Nung, Dao, Thai, and Muong. As the custom of hanging worship paintings in ritual ceremonies remained, a...

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Vietnamese Royal Embroidery - From past to present

Vietnamese Royal Embroidery - From past to present

2/7/2017 - 15:54

(VOVworld) -Vietnamese royal embroidery, the art of decorating fabric with a needle and thread, has a history of more than 700 years. As time passed, embroidery came and went in popularity, but it still connected closely to, and reflected the cultural values and beliefs, of the Vietnamese people. Nowadays, even though embroidery machines have become very sophisticated they still can...

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Vietnam focuses on sustainable poverty reduction

Vietnam focuses on sustainable poverty reduction

2/3/2017 - 16:32

(VOVworld) - Ambassador Nguyen Phuong Nga, head of the Vietnam Mission to the UN, said the Vietnamese Government has paid special heed to reducing poverty in an inclusive and sustainable manner.

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Vietnamese consumers spend 15 billion USD in January

Vietnamese consumers spend 15 billion USD in January

2/3/2017 - 16:29

(VOVworld)-Vietnamese consumers spent more than 15 billion USD on commodities and services in January, up 5.6% from the previous month and 9.9% more than last January.

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Book Street, a highlight of spring celebration

Book Street, a highlight of spring celebration

2/3/2017 - 14:36

(VOVworld) – The Book Walkway in downtown Ho Chi Minh City has been open for more than a year. Today, we ‘ll take a stroll with VOV reporter Hong Hai around the area, which stretches from Nguyen Van Binh Street across Hai Ba Trung Avenue to Paris Commune Street.

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Vice President attends Trung sisters’ uprising celebration

Vice President attends Trung sisters’ uprising celebration

2/2/2017 - 18:39

(VOVworld)- Vice President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh attended a ceremony to mark the 1977th anniversary of the Trung sisters’ uprising at Hai Ba Trung Temple, a special national relic site in Hanoi’s Me Linh district on January 2 or the sixth day of the first lunar month.

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Wednesday January 25, 2017

Wednesday January 25, 2017

1/26/2017 - 16:59

(VOVworld) - Vietnamese people are rushing to prepare for Tet, the Lunar New Year celebration, which will begin on Saturday. It is the most important holiday in Vietnam. Many people get a week off from work for the Lunar New Year holiday.

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Diplomatic representatives pay Tet visits to Vietnamese community

Diplomatic representatives pay Tet visits to Vietnamese community

1/26/2017 - 16:36

(VOVworld) – Vietnam’s Ambassador to Laos, Nguyen Ba Hung, gave Tet gifts to families of revolutionary contributors living in Laos.

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Ensuring a happy Tet for poor people in the central region

Ensuring a happy Tet for poor people in the central region

1/25/2017 - 16:39

(VOVworld) - Special attention is being paid to secure a joyful Tet, Vietnam’s Lunar New Year Festival, for people in the central region, who suffered great losses in last year’s flooding.

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83 projects submitted to Dong Thap science and technology competition

83 projects submitted to Dong Thap science and technology competition

1/23/2017 - 17:07

(VOVworld) – A project called “Initiatives to develop Sa Dec flower village from urban perspectives” was one of the best entries at this academic year’s science and technology competition in Dong Thap province.

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Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

A: The traditional Vietnamese wedding is one of the most important ceremonies in Vietnamese culture with influences from Confucian and Buddhist ideology. It is a significant day not only for...

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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...