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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, August 13 2014

Wednesday, August 13 2014

8/15/2014 - 10:41

The village of Thanh Tien has been famous for its paper flowers for over 300 years. Like the people of Hue, Thanh Tien paper flowers have a simple, delicate beauty.

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Wednesday August 6, 2014

Wednesday August 6, 2014

8/11/2014 - 9:56

(VOVworld) - I got an email from Abdelilah Boubchir of Algeria expressing his love for Vietnamese music, culture, heritage, and the way Vietnamese people maintain their authentic values. Abdelilah said he always gets a feeling of wonder when he hears the slogan at the beginning of our show. He visits our website almost every day to read the news and...

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Wednesday, July 30 2014

Wednesday, July 30 2014

8/1/2014 - 12:19

The oldest university in Vietnam is also known as the Temple of Literature, which is about 2km west of Hoan Kiem Lake in downtown Hanoi. The Temple of Literature is a rare example of well-preserved traditional Vietnamese architecture. Founded in 1070 by King Ly Thanh Tong, the temple is dedicated to Confucius (Khong Tu) and honours Vietnam’s finest scholars and...

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Wednesday July 23, 2014

Wednesday July 23, 2014

7/23/2014 - 16:38

(VOVworld) - As a coastal country, Vietnam has frequently been affected by storms and floods. But in recent years, storms have increased in intensity and frequency due to global climate change. We just wish that no more life would be taken in the coming typhoon.

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Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

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...

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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...