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Museums - non-school education centers for cultural and historical values

Museums - non-school education centers for cultural and historical values

3/24/2017 - 7:37

(VOVworld) – A museum is a place to preserve and uphold a country’s cultural and historical heritage. In recent years, the Vietnamese government has paid closer attention to using museums to improve people’s spiritual and cultural life and attract more visitors.

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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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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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Phu Quoc expects to welcome 1.8 million visitors in 2017

Phu Quoc expects to welcome 1.8 million visitors in 2017

1/5/2017 - 16:25

(VOVworld) – Phu Quoc has set a target of attracting 1.8 million tourists this year, 25% higher than last year, said Huynh Quang Hung, Vice Chairman of the Phu Quoc district People’s Committee.

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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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Vietnam welcomes 10 millionth foreign visitor

Vietnam welcomes 10 millionth foreign visitor

12/26/2016 - 16:22

(VOVworld) – The Vietnam National Administration of Tourism on Sunday held a ceremony to welcome the 10 millionth foreign visitor to Vietnam in 2016 at Phu Quoc International airport.

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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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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 30, 2016

Wednesday November 30, 2016

12/5/2016 - 11:05

(VOVworld) - This week I’m especially impressed by a package from Roger Roussel of Canada. It’s a large envelope with 5 big stamps featuring famous Canadian hockey players. He sent us a calendar, a greeting card, and sticker notes. Thank you very much, Roger, for these lovely.

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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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Vietnam hopes for a rise in trade, investment with Sweden

Vietnam hopes for a rise in trade, investment with Sweden

11/4/2016 - 7:48

(VOVworld)- Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc wanted the new Ambassador of Sweden to help boost the two countries’ trade and investment to exceed the current figure of 1.2 billion USD.

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National Assembly seeks measures to boost economic restructuring

National Assembly seeks measures to boost economic restructuring

11/2/2016 - 17:38

(VOVworld) – The economic restructuring plan for 2016-2020 is being discussed for the first time at the 2nd session of the 14th National Assembly. The plan is to create an appropriate economic structure to achieve greater economic growth.

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Geographical indication and opportunities to increase exports to EU market

Geographical indication and opportunities to increase exports to EU market

10/18/2016 - 16:15

(VOVworld) - Geographical indication or GI is a sign used on products that have specific geographical origin and possesses qualities due to that origin.

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Voice of Vietnam launches FM transmission station in Phu Quoc

Voice of Vietnam launches FM transmission station in Phu Quoc

8/4/2016 - 18:49

(VOVworld)-Voice of Vietnam has launched its FM transmission in Phu Quoc island district. The 10 Kw transmission had a construction cost of nearly 50 billion dong.

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Mobile internet to contribute 5.1 billion USD to Vietnam’s GDP in next 5 years

Mobile internet to contribute 5.1 billion USD to Vietnam’s GDP in next 5 years

8/4/2016 - 16:22

(VOVworld) - The contribution of the mobile internet sector to Vietnam’s GDP may reach 5.1 billion USD in the next 5 years, according to economist Professor Oliver Salmon of Oxford Economics at a workshop recently held by the American Chamber of Commerce (Amcham) and Google.

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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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Phu Quoc’s tourist attractions

Phu Quoc’s tourist attractions

7/14/2016 - 15:56

(VOVworld)- Phu Quoc island in Kien Giang province attracts tourists for its beautiful scenery and also many special products like fish sauce, pepper, rose myrtle wine and juice. These local products have made Phu Quoc famous.

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Mekong Delta: sea duck farming to adapt to climate change

Mekong Delta: sea duck farming to adapt to climate change

7/13/2016 - 12:04

(VOVworl) – Sea ducks are the species that can be raised in salty water in such areas as Truong Sa or Phu Quoc. The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development has chosen sea duck farming for husbandry restructuring in the coastal areas in the Mekong Delta which has been hit by drought and salty water intrusion.

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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...