Bizzare food in the UK and Vietnam

Bizzare food in the UK and Vietnam

(VOVWORLD) - Food, as delectable as it is to some, can be unappetizing to others, depending on cultural differences and personal preference. In this week’s “Culture Rendezvous”, we’ll have a conversation...
 Improvisational comedy

Improvisational comedy

(VOVWORLD)- Improvisational Comedy or Improv, a form of live theater in which the plot, characters and dialogue are made up on the spot, first appeared in Hanoi in 2005. In 2015, with the establishment...
English class of American war veterans

English class of American war veterans

(VOVworld) – Every Wednesday, classroom B in Hanoi Industrial College rumbles with conversations in English and the laughter of teacher Paul George Harding and his students. Paul was a veteran during the American...
English version of “A War Account” debuts

English version of “A War Account” debuts

(VOVworld) – The English version of historical-document novel “A War Account 1-2-3-4.75” by journalist-writer Tran Mai Hanh was officially introduced to readers at an event...
Vietnam Journalists Association launches its e-portal

Vietnam Journalists Association launches its e-portal

(VOVworld) - Vietnam Journalists Association launched its e-portal in Da Lat city on Saturday. The e-portal aims to promote press development nationwide and encourage journalist compliance with law and regulations. This is...
IS claims deadly attack on FSB office in Russia

IS claims deadly attack on FSB office in Russia

(VOVworld) - IS has claimed responsibility for a deadly attack on Friday on an office of Russia's main domestic intelligence agency, the FSB, in Khabarovsk. According to the text translated into English...
US Culure: Melting pot or Salad Bowl

US Culure: Melting pot or Salad Bowl

(VOVworld) – American history began with waves of immigrants, bringing their own cultures and traditions to a vast new country.  With such a diverse population, some people compared the US culture to a melting...
Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

B: We’d like to thank Gerry Newmann for his great gift, a book of English culture and traditions throughout the year. We like the book every much, Gerry. It’s a...
Eating and cooking habits of the US

Eating and cooking habits of the US

(VOVworld) - A research by Dosomething.org suggests that at least 1 in 4 people in the US eat some type of fast food every day and cooking at home is dying. Is it true?...
Valentine’s Day in the US

Valentine’s Day in the US

(VOVworld) – Valentine's Day, celebrated on February 14, is a festival of love and many people give cards, letters, flowers, or presents to their spouse or partner. They may...
Christmas celebration in the US

Christmas celebration in the US

(VOVworld) - Christmas is an occasion that has been celebrated across the world. People from the US particularly have developed their own Christmas traditions and observances, and these have changed greatly over time....
New Zealand names new Prime Minister

New Zealand names new Prime Minister

(VOVworld) – New Zealand’s ruling National Party has elected Bill English, Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister, as the party’s new leader
Foreigners experience Hanoi’s life and culture

Foreigners experience Hanoi’s life and culture

(VOVworld) – The Temple of Literature, Long Bien bridge, the Old Quarter, Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, and the Presidential Palace are among the top places for foreign tourists to learn more know Hanoi....
Wednesday November 16, 2016

Wednesday November 16, 2016

(VOVworld) - We’re very happy to welcome 3 new listeners this week. First is Jose Socorro Soeiro Maranhao, a listener from Brazil. He has been a loyal listener to VOV’s...