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H’re ethnic group’s community organization

H’re ethnic group’s community organization

1/16/2017 - 14:25

(VOVworld)-H’re ethnic people have long been living in the southern part of the Truong Son Mountain Range. The H’re are united, which can be seen in the way they help each other in production and festive activities. The connectivity among H’re families and between an individual and the hamlet is based on kinship or neighborhood.

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The structure of a traditional Viet village

The structure of a traditional Viet village

1/12/2017 - 16:41

(VOVworld)-An outgrowth of wet rice civilization, Viet villages are characteristically agricultural villages. The structure of a Viet village is adapted to rice farming and constitutes Vietnam’s typical rural space.

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Hanoi expects to welcome 23 million visitors in 2017

Hanoi expects to welcome 23 million visitors in 2017

1/12/2017 - 16:24

(VOVworld) – Hanoi has set a target of attracting 23 million tourists this year, 11% more than last year.

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Dong Thap launches tourism week

Dong Thap launches tourism week

1/8/2017 - 15:52

(VOVworld) – “Dong Thap Tourism Week – 2017” began from Saturday to promote traditional craft villages, particularly Sa Dec flower village which grows over 200 kinds of flowers.

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Preserving Quan Ho folk singing

Preserving Quan Ho folk singing

1/6/2017 - 14:40

(VOVworld) – Vietnam’s Quan Ho folk singing was recognized by UNESCO as an intangible cultural heritage of mankind in 2009. In the cradle of Quan Ho, on the northern bank of the Cau River in Bac Giang province, locals are working tirelessly to preserve this piece of world heritage.

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Village and components to make Vietnamese villages’ look

Village and components to make Vietnamese villages’ look

1/5/2017 - 16:59

(VOVworld)- A village with a bamboo hedge, a century old banyan tree, a communal house, and a river wharf is where many Vietnamese people are born and grow up. Village life has a cozy climate. Everyone lives with their parents, surrounded by sympathetic neighbors.

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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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Wednesday December 28, 2016

Wednesday December 28, 2016

12/30/2016 - 17:48

(VOVworld) - Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to all our listeners. Thank you very much for sending us your greeting cards. These beautiful cards have brought the joyous Christmas atmosphere from so many countries to VOV.

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Feng Shui and the traditional architecture of nothern Vietnam

Feng Shui and the traditional architecture of nothern Vietnam

12/29/2016 - 15:16

(VOVworld) - Each country and region has a typical architectural style based on its climate, economic conditions, technology, available materials, as well as other factors including local customs and beliefs. Throughout history, Vietnamese people, especially those in the northern region, have applied some distinctive rules to house building and decorating which they believe bring good fortune and chase away evil.

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Ethnic people in Cao Bang urged to make the homeland more prosperous

Ethnic people in Cao Bang urged to make the homeland more prosperous

12/25/2016 - 15:50

(VOVworld) – National Assembly’s Vice Chairwoman Tong Thi Phong paid floral tribute to the late President Ho Chi Minh in Pac Bo historical relic in Cao Bang province on Saturday.

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Quang Ninh urged to lead the northeast economic region

Quang Ninh urged to lead the northeast economic region

12/23/2016 - 16:04

(VOVworld) – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc had a working session on Thursday with leaders of Quang Ninh province on the local socio-economic development and orientations for future growth.

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SOS Children’s Villages Int’l supports Vietnamese kids

SOS Children’s Villages Int’l supports Vietnamese kids

12/22/2016 - 18:36

(VOVworld) – Vice President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh presented the Vietnamese State’s third-class Labour Order to the two SOS Presidents in recognition of their significant contributions to taking care of Vietnamese children.

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Ao Dai fashion house opens to tourists

Ao Dai fashion house opens to tourists

12/16/2016 - 17:21

(VOVworld) – Lanhuong Fashion House in Au Co road by Hanoi’s West Lake is an attractive new place on Hanoi’s tourism map.

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Dien Bien province reduces poverty by growing rubber trees

Dien Bien province reduces poverty by growing rubber trees

12/15/2016 - 15:14

(VOVworld) – Since 2008 the Vietnam Rubber Group has planted 3,300 hectares of rubber trees in Dien Bien province. This has reduced poverty and raised the standard of living.

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Security forces recapture 4 villages near Mosul

Security forces recapture 4 villages near Mosul

12/4/2016 - 16:30

(VOVworld) - Iraqi security forces on Saturday fought Islamic State militants near the city of Mosul and liberated four villages, while the troops repelled two IS attacks in south and west of the city.

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Bonfire Night traditions in Britain

Bonfire Night traditions in Britain

11/30/2016 - 13:20

(VOVworld) – November 5th is the day when Britons everywhere celebrate Bonfire Night or The Guy Fawkes Night. The event is accompanied by firework displays, the lighting of bonfires and the ceremonial burning of Guy Fawkes. What is the meaning of the event and why is it so widely celebrated across Britian? Today we will talk with Stella Ciorra from...

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Bazaar brings minorities’ traditional handicrafts to urban dwellers

Bazaar brings minorities’ traditional handicrafts to urban dwellers

11/30/2016 - 10:27

(VOVworld) – Every year in November, the Center for Handicraft Research, Linkage and Development (Craft Link) holds a bazaar to showcase the traditional handmade products of a range of ethnic groups to consumers in Hanoi. The event aims to help minority people preserve their culture and improve their livelihoods through production and marketing.

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Community tourism in northern countryside

Community tourism in northern countryside

11/19/2016 - 16:37

(VOVworld) – Community tourism in Giao Thuy district, coastal province of Nam Dinh, is a fantastic experience. Tourists will homestay in wood houses to experience life in rural areas. Biking around the village to enjoy the fresh air and bird songs will make your vacation unforgettable.

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Viet Village Heritage Club for history buffs

Viet Village Heritage Club for history buffs

11/18/2016 - 14:23

(VOVworld) – Amidst Hanoi’s urban buzz, members of the Viet Village Heritage Club have found peace of mind, contemplating Vietnam’s traditional aspects.

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Former Vice President Truong My Hoa visits flood affected people in Quang Binh

Former Vice President Truong My Hoa visits flood affected people in Quang Binh

11/17/2016 - 19:34

(VOVworld) – Truong My Hoa, Former Vice President and President of the Vu A Dinh Scholarship Fund , presented gifts to 800 people affected by recent floods in Quang Binh province. 12 houses were built for extremely disadvantage families and those whose houses were completely swept away by the floods.

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