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Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

12/11/2014 - 16:15

In addition to the exquisite landscape, music, and cuisine, Bia hoi (draught beer) is another attraction in Vietnam. Trying Bia hoi in the Old Quarter of Hanoi or tasting Western-style beer at brewery houses is an unforgettable Vietnamese experience.

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Wednesday December 3, 2014

Wednesday December 3, 2014

12/5/2014 - 12:15

(VOVworld) - Many listeners told us that they were impressed by last week’s Discovery Vietnam report about the Cuc Phuong national park. Bhaikan Hazarika of India wrote: “Your information about this national park was really very informative and helpful. I enjoyed it very much.”

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Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

11/28/2014 - 12:03

The traditional Vietnamese wedding is one of the most important ceremonies in Vietnamese culture with influence from Confucian and Buddhist ideologies. In Vietnam, as in many other countries, an engagement ceremony occurs from a week to half a year or so before the wedding. In the past, most marriages were arranged by the parents. The bride and groom met for...

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Wednesday, November 5, 2014

Wednesday, November 5, 2014

11/7/2014 - 12:53

This week, we’d like to talk about Tet, Vietnam’s traditional lunar New Year festival. It is the most important celebration in Vietnam. Tết celebrates the arrival of spring based on the Vietnamese lunar calendar, which usually falls in the month of January or February. This year, Tet festival will begin on February 18- New Year’s Eve. The first day of...

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Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

10/30/2014 - 15:37

The Vietnamese Ao Dai (traditional long dress) has graced the world’s catwalks, acclaimed for its elegant appearance and its softness and lightness. The beauty of the traditional long dress rests on hand-made silk from traditional craft villages throughout the country. Vietnamese designers are using home-spun materials to wow fashion circles in Paris and Milan.

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Wednesday October 22, 2014

Wednesday October 22, 2014

10/23/2014 - 16:53

(VOVworld) - First up we would like to inform you of a frequency change for our winter broadcast beginning October 26. Listeners in Europe, Central America and the Caribbean, and Eastern America, please take note of the following changes.

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Wednesday October 15,2014

Wednesday October 15,2014

10/17/2014 - 14:53

A: Vietnamese women have always played an important role in Vietnam's history. When we talk about heroic Vietnamese women, we often think of the Trung sisters, Trung Trac and Trung Nhi, who in the 1st century led a rebellion to get rid of To Dinh, the corrupt Chinese governor occupying Vietnam. The Trung sisters are often praised for their military...

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Wednesday October 8, 2014

Wednesday October 8, 2014

10/8/2014 - 15:34

VOVworld) - Christopher Lewis of England wrote:“I would like to say that VOV has excellent news coverage, not only domestic but also international. Each story is covered in depth and delivered very well. The Sunday show was, as always, very interesting and remains among my favorite features on VOV, along with the Letter Box. I’m always interested in hearing other...

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Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

10/2/2014 - 19:09

First on our show today, we’d like to welcome Javed Iqbal, a new listener in Pakistan. Javed wrote: “I’m new to radio VOV but in a very short period of time I am much impressed with VOV programs. It gives me the opportunity to learn more about Vietnam and its people. Attributes that make VOV so exciting are the varied...

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Wednesday September 25, 2014

Wednesday September 25, 2014

9/25/2014 - 9:46

(VOVworld) - To begin this week’s Letter Box, we would like to express our sympathy for the people in the flood-stricken Muzaffargarh area of Punjab, India. Syed Khizar Hayat Shah, President of the Sadat Listeners Club in India, told us about rescue and humanitarian activities for people living in relief camps there.

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Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

9/19/2014 - 12:49

A: Alex, in Vietnam, we have a great number of songs about our beloved President Ho Chi Minh. The songs praise Uncle Ho’s love for children, soldiers, the Vietnamese people and the nation. Many songs praise his great personality, his simple life and his contributions to the nation. Others recount stories of his revolutionary life. These songs are very beautiful...

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Wednesday September 10, 2014

Wednesday September 10, 2014

9/11/2014 - 8:41

(VOVworld) - First of all, we sincerely thank all listeners for your warm wishes on our 69th founding anniversary last week. Your wishes and sentiment for VOV are a special reward and source of motivation for the VOV staff.

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Wednesday September 3, 2014

Wednesday September 3, 2014

9/3/2014 - 18:43

September 2, 1945, was a resplendent milestone in Vietnam’s thousand years of national construction and defense. The Declaration of Independence established the Democratic Republic of Vietnam, affirming the freedom and independence of Vietnamese people internationally. The Declaration laid a foundation for a Vietnamese state governed by law, striving for independence, freedom, and happiness, and guiding the revolutionary cause to build...

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Wednesday August 27, 2014

Wednesday August 27, 2014

8/28/2014 - 15:06

(VOVworld) - Walt Davison of the UK wrote: "I was surprised to discover what a beautiful country Vietnam is, and how many tourism opportunities there are for visitors from other countries. I hope one day I may be able to visit your lovely country.

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Wednesday August 20, 2014

Wednesday August 20, 2014

8/22/2014 - 13:24

A: This week we got a lot of compliments for the music we play on our program and post on our website. Jayanta Chakrabarty of India wrote: “Once again I have enjoyed hearing Vietnamese pop music on the VOV website. I have really become a fan of Vietnamese modern pop and folk songs. The two songs entitled “Con mua tinh...

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Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

In addition to the exquisite landscape, music, and cuisine, Bia hoi (draught beer) is another attraction in Vietnam. Trying Bia hoi in the Old Quarter of Hanoi or tasting Western-style...

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Ho Dynasty Citadel- world cultural heritage Site 2011 UNESCO's recognition

Ho Dynasty Citadel- world cultural heritage Site 2011 UNESCO's recognition

The Citadel of Ho Dynasty in the central province of Thanh Hoa has been named a World Cultural Heritage Site by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization or...