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Vietnam to host Miss Grand International 2017

Vietnam to host Miss Grand International 2017

3/20/2017 - 16:34

(VOVworld) – The Miss Grand International 2017 contest will be held in Ho Chi Minh City and Quang Binh and Kien Giang province in October, attracting participants from 80 countries and territories.

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Exhibition hightlights Vietnam's sea and island sovereignty

Exhibition hightlights Vietnam's sea and island sovereignty

3/18/2017 - 16:13

(VOVworld) - An exhibition titled “Hoang Sa (Paracel), Truong Sa (Spratly) belong to Vietnam – Historical and legal evidence” opened in Phu Quoc, Kien Giang province on Friday

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Wednesday, February 28, 2017

Wednesday, February 28, 2017

3/2/2017 - 17:17

B: Pho, Vietnam’s noodle soup tops the list. This simple staple consisting of a salty broth, fresh rice noodles, and a sprinkling of herbs and either chicken or beef, features prominently in the local diet. It's cheap, tasty, and widely available at all hours.

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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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Gifts sent to Nam Du archipelago for Lunar New Year

Gifts sent to Nam Du archipelago for Lunar New Year

1/10/2017 - 16:34

(VOVworld) – Naval officials, authorities, and journalists visited Nam Du archipelago on Monday to offer islanders gifts for the coming Tet, Vietnam’s Lunar New Year celebration.

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Ensuring a happy Tet for island soldiers and islanders

Ensuring a happy Tet for island soldiers and islanders

1/9/2017 - 17:14

(VOVworld)- Local administrations, social organizations, and the public have organized a number of activities to bring a warm and happy Tet to island soldiers and civilians.

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National Tourism Year 2016 wraps up in Kien Giang province

National Tourism Year 2016 wraps up in Kien Giang province

12/26/2016 - 16:24

(VOVworld) – National Tourism Year 2016 – Phu Quoc – the Mekong Delta, themed “Discovering the Southern Land”, came to an end on Sunday on Phu Quoc island, Kien Giang province.

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National Tourism Year 2016: “Phu Quoc - Mekong River Delta” closes

National Tourism Year 2016: “Phu Quoc - Mekong River Delta” closes

12/26/2016 - 9:20

(VOVworld) – Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam has praised the efforts by tourism sector to make the National Tourism Year 2016 a success with an increase of 18.6% in revenue and 26% in foreign visitors. Speaking at the closing ceremony of the “National Tourism Year 2016: Phu Quoc - Mekong River Delta” in Phu Quoc island, Kien Giang province,...

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Voice of Vietnam launches digital TV service in Phu Quoc

Voice of Vietnam launches digital TV service in Phu Quoc

12/25/2016 - 16:18

(VOVworld) - Radio Voice of Vietnam has launched its digital television service DVB-T2 in Phu Quoc, Kien Giang province. This is the 7th digital TV service following Hanoi, Hai Phong, Da Nang, Ho Chi Minh City, Can Tho and Son La. Speaking in the launching ceremony on Saturday, VOV President N

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Vietnam to welcome 10 millionth foreign tourist

Vietnam to welcome 10 millionth foreign tourist

12/23/2016 - 16:09

(VOVworld) – A ceremony will be held at Phu Quoc International Airport in Kien Giang province this Sunday to welcome Vietnam’s 10 millionth foreign tourist.

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Commercializing scientific, technological research of APEC members

Commercializing scientific, technological research of APEC members

12/21/2016 - 16:51

(VOVworld) – A workshop on promoting the commercialization of scientific and technological research in Vietnam and other APEC countries opened on Tuesday in Kien Giang province.

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Vietnam to welcome 10th millionth foreign tourist

Vietnam to welcome 10th millionth foreign tourist

12/20/2016 - 18:25

(VOVworld) – Vietnam’s tourism sector expects to welcome the 10th millionth foreign tourist at Phu Quoc airport in Kien Giang province on December 25.

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Wednesday, November 23, 2016

Wednesday, November 23, 2016

11/25/2016 - 8:50

A: Ok Om Bok is an example. It is also called the Festival of Worshipping the Moon and takes place at the Ao Ba Om (Ba Om Pond) relic site in the southern province of Tra Vinh.

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Festival highlights Khmer people’s culture, sports and tourism

Festival highlights Khmer people’s culture, sports and tourism

11/14/2016 - 18:27

(VOVworld)-The Khmer people's culture, sports activities and tourism potential are being introduced at a festival, which opened on Monday in Go Quao district, Kien Giang province.

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Mekong Delta economic zone seeks socioeconomic development

Mekong Delta economic zone seeks socioeconomic development

11/2/2016 - 17:21

(VOVworld) - Four members of the Mekong Delta economic zone discussed a cooperation plan for socioeconomic development by 2020 at their first conference in Can Tho city on Tuesday.

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Draft Law on Religion and Belief: milestone in Vietnam’s religious policy

Draft Law on Religion and Belief: milestone in Vietnam’s religious policy

10/28/2016 - 16:21

(VOVworld) - Domestic religious followers have praised the Vietnamese legislative body’s recent discussion and plan to approve a bill on religions and beliefs at the second session of the 14th National Assembly. Religious dignitaries said the promulgation of such a law at this moment is of particular importance to institutionalize the 2013 Constitution’s provisions on religious freedom and ensure the...

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Vietnam's agriculture adapts to climate change

Vietnam's agriculture adapts to climate change

9/23/2016 - 16:03

(VOVworld) – As one of the countries most affected by climate change, Vietnam has proactively adapted to extreme weather phenomena, especially the climate’s influence on agricultural production. A number of solutions have been applied.

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Mekong delta region restructures agricultural production for cattle breeding

Mekong delta region restructures agricultural production for cattle breeding

9/22/2016 - 12:48

(VOVworld) – The Mekong River Delta’s livestock production did not seem to suffer much damage from the recent drought, unlike the cultivation and fishery sectors. To overcome the consequences of the drought and reduce the adverse impacts of climate change, many provinces in the Mekong River Delta have shifted to livestock production to earn a living.

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NA Vice Chairman Phung Quoc Hien visits Kien Giang province

NA Vice Chairman Phung Quoc Hien visits Kien Giang province

9/8/2016 - 18:29

(VOVworld)- On Thursday, National Assembly Vice Chairman Phung Quoc Hien held a meeting with Kien Giang’s leaders to discuss the province’s socio-economic situation in 2016 and directions for 2017.

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Wednesday, July 20, 2016

Wednesday, July 20, 2016

7/25/2016 - 18:40

A: Thank you. We hope that you can come to Vietnam and visit Phu Quoc sometimes. Phu Quoc island is a popular tourist destination in summer. It has the most beautiful beaches in Vietnam. There you can also sample delicious seafood.

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Wednesday March 22, 2017

Wednesday March 22, 2017

(VOVworld) - We are very glad to know that Gerry Neumann has returned to his home in England safe and sound. On his latest email on March 20, Gerry wrote...

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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...