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Japanese cherry flowers to be showcased in Hanoi

Japanese cherry flowers to be showcased in Hanoi

3/2/2017 - 9:11

(VOVworld)- As many as 150 cherry blossom trees and 7,000 cherry blossom branches imported from Japan will be put on show in downtown Hanoi as part of a Japanese cultural exchange in Hanoi slated for March 10 – 12.

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Dao San country fair in spring

Dao San country fair in spring

2/17/2017 - 18:42

(VOVworld) – The Dao San country fair in Phong Tho district, Lai Chau province is busy and colorful on spring days. At this time of the year, groups of H’mong, Dao, and Ha Nhi flock to the Dao San market on Chung Sua Dan mountain to trade their specialties.

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Van Am - Five colored meat balls

Van Am - Five colored meat balls

2/7/2017 - 16:48

(VOVworld) - In the past, five-colored meat balls was a dish for the upper class because it took time, patience, and many skills to make. The dish, a version of the familiar Jelly pork, was elevated to a higher level by mixing pork paste with different colors to create multi-colored meat balls floating beautifully in a bowl. The dish, which...

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Dong Da Hill Festival tributes national heroic tradition

Dong Da Hill Festival tributes national heroic tradition

2/2/2017 - 17:37

(VOVworld)-Thousands of people gathered at Dong Da Hill in Hanoi on February 1 to celebrate the 228th anniversary of the Ngoc Hoi-Dong Da victory.

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Memory of the spring 70 years ago

Memory of the spring 70 years ago

1/27/2017 - 7:00

(VOVworld) - 70 years ago today, the soldiers and ordinary people of Hanoi were in high spirits to fight for national salvation. Hanoi welcomed the New Year of 1947 enduing 60 days and nights of fierce fighting. Despite hardship and dangers, the people were all united and optimistic about the success of the resistance and the defense of their national...

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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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Supply of ornamental trees and flowers for Tet celebrations

Supply of ornamental trees and flowers for Tet celebrations

1/10/2017 - 16:00

(VOVworld) – The market of ornamental trees and flowers has grown busier two weeks before Tet (Lunar New year festival).

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Hanoians visit flower villages as Tet holiday nears

Hanoians visit flower villages as Tet holiday nears

1/3/2017 - 20:45

(VOVworld) - Hanoians turned their attention to the upcoming Tet Holiday and lined up on January 2 at the flower villages in Hanoi to catch a whiff of the floral, fruity and spicy aromas as well as snap a photo or two.

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Peach blossoms bloom early in Nhat Tan flower village

Peach blossoms bloom early in Nhat Tan flower village

12/12/2016 - 23:57

(VOVword)-As the traditional Lunar New Year Festival (Tet) is drawing near, farmers in Nhat Tan flower village are gearing up to prepare peach, kumquat and apricot trees for Hanoians.

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Wednesday, October 12, 2016

Wednesday, October 12, 2016

10/14/2016 - 15:24

A: Spring is the best time to admire the stunning beauty of the Moc Chau Plateau when its mountain slopes are covered with peach flowers. Getting lost in vast fields of peach trees whose pink and white flowers dance in the wind will surely be an impressive new experience for you.

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Wednesday August 10, 2016

Wednesday August 10, 2016

8/11/2016 - 0:00

(VOVworld) - First up we would like to inform you some of our frequency changes as VOV has revised its shortwave frequencies and broadcasting times.

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Tiramisu Cake

Tiramisu Cake

7/28/2016 - 15:41

(VOVworld) - With smooth sweetly layers of cake, creamy cheese, a nice coffee fragrance, and cocoa powder, Tiramisu cake will definitely leave a beautifully lingering taste in the top of your tongue. Just leave the busy life right now at your front door and dim yourself in the romance of Italian love songs and enjoy this classical Italian Tiramisu cake...

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Wednesday April 6, 2016

Wednesday April 6, 2016

4/6/2016 - 16:23

A: I have a letter from Robert Gauvin who wrote to us on a snowy night in Ottawa, Canada. He said “winter this year came late to most of Canada. The last few weeks winter has made up for its late arrival. Snow is still falling in early March and the temperature falls below -10DC during the day.”

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The Sacred Last Meal of The Year

The Sacred Last Meal of The Year

4/4/2016 - 11:20

(VOVworld) - The last day of the lunar year is very important to Vietnamese people. The feast eaten in the evening of this sacred day tends to be more abundant and elaborate than usual, as it will be offered to ancestors at the family altar. Today VOV explores this beautiful and meaningful custom of the Vietnamese people.

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Wednesday February 24, 2016

Wednesday February 24, 2016

2/25/2016 - 15:28

(VOVworld) - Reading listeners’ letters is one of my favorite work activities. Today we welcome Dr. Francis Bonardi of France to our DX’ing community. He wrote: “I’m a new listener to your station. I listen on Wednesday and I really enjoy your informative mail bag program. I should have time in the future to listen more often and I look...

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Visiting Da Lat Flower Park

Visiting Da Lat Flower Park

2/19/2016 - 16:23

(VOVworld)- Da Lat is known as the city of a thousand of flowers. In Da Lat, a wide variety of flowers bloom throughout the year, but especially in February. The city park is the most popular place for locals and tourists to admire the beauty of Da Lat flowers.

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Vietnamese Tet’s cultural images through Tet stamp-set

Vietnamese Tet’s cultural images through Tet stamp-set

2/18/2016 - 10:42

(VOVworld) - Celebrating the New Year 2016 and Year of the Monkey in Asian culture, the Ministry of Information and Communications recently issued the stamp-set “Year of the Monkey”. Designed by artist Nguyen Du, it depicts cultural aspects of the Vietnamese New Year and reflects good wishes and good luck from the artist to people in all parts of the...

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Spring festivals open across Vietnam

Spring festivals open across Vietnam

2/13/2016 - 16:09

(VOVworld) - The Bai Dinh Pagoda Festival opened in Ninh Binh province on February 13, the sixth day of the Lunar New Year, with the participation of thousands of pilgrims.

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Tet customs in Vietnam

Tet customs in Vietnam

2/8/2016 - 6:00

(VOVworld) – Tet, the first festival in a lunar year, is of great importance to the Vietnamese and people in some other Asian countries. Generally, the first day of Tet is for family reunions and worshipping ancestors but people in different places have different ways of celebrating Tet.

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Hanoi welcomes the spring

Hanoi welcomes the spring

2/6/2016 - 0:00

(VOVworld) – The lunar new year, called Tet in Vietnamese, is coming in 2 days. Hanoi residents are busy preparing to welcome the year of the Monkey. VOV reports on the festive atmosphere in Hanoi.

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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...