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Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

10/27/2016 - 9:54

A: Le Duc Tho was the first and only person ever to refuse a Nobel Peace Prize. In his declining statement, he wrote: "Peace has not yet really been established in South Vietnam. In these circumstances it is impossible for me to accept the 1973 Nobel Prize for Peace which the committee has bestowed on me."

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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 October 5, 2016

Wednesday October 5, 2016

10/7/2016 - 11:44

(VOVworld) - First of all we’d like to thank listeners for your messages of condolence for Trinh Thi Ngo, legendary announcer for Radio the Voice of Vietnam, who died in Ho Chi Minh City on September 30 at the age of 87.

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A 1968 English broadcast featuring Trinh Thi Ngo on VOV

A 1968 English broadcast featuring Trinh Thi Ngo on VOV

10/4/2016 - 13:15

(VOVworld) - This recording is a rare, valuable English broadcast featuring the late legendary announcer Hanoi Hannah whose real name was Trinh Thi Ngo, on Radio the Voice of Vietnam. This program was broadcast in 1968 from Havana, the capital city of Cuba.

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Bidding final farewell to VOV’s legendary announcer

Bidding final farewell to VOV’s legendary announcer

10/2/2016 - 8:44

(VOVworld) - Trinh Thi Ngo, the legendary announcer of the English service, Radio the Voice of Vietnam (VOV), has passed away in Ho Chi Minh city at the age of 87. Her voice has remained in the mind of the generations of VOV listeners, including foreign friends and former GIs in Vietnam, who admirably called her Hanoi Hannah.

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Legendary VOV announcer Trinh Thi Ngo passes away at 87

Legendary VOV announcer Trinh Thi Ngo passes away at 87

10/1/2016 - 22:08

(VOVworld) – Trinh Thi Ngo, a legendary announcer of Radio the Voice of Vietnam, died in Ho Chi Minh City, at 5.51 am on September 30, at the age of 87.

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Wednesday June 1, 2016

Wednesday June 1, 2016

6/2/2016 - 18:01

A: This week we received a special guest, Gerry Neumann from England. Gerry has regularly visited Vietnam’s Hue city in the summer to teach English as a volunteer. Before leaving Hanoi for Hue on May 31, he visited VOV’s office and we had Bun cha for lunch at Huong Lien Bun cha eatery where US President Barack Obama and celebrity...

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Wednesday, November 18, 2015

Wednesday, November 18, 2015

11/21/2015 - 17:01

This week is a festive one for Vietnamese teachers because November 20th has long been a special day for Vietnamese students to show their respect and gratitude to their teachers. We observe November 20th as Vietnam Teachers’ Day.

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Mai Thuc Long: Mr. “Fire tiger”

Mai Thuc Long: Mr. “Fire tiger”

2/12/2015 - 10:56

(VOVworld) – VOV reporters love him for his modesty, simplicity, frankness, and fearlessness in confrontations. He considers the Voice of Vietnam to be a vital part of his life.

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Idle talks with Tran Đang Khoa

Idle talks with Tran Đang Khoa

11/19/2014 - 8:25

(VOVworld) - Meeting Tran Dang Khoa for the very first time, he was totally different from what I had imagined about him as a famous poet.

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Golden Voice- Tuyet Mai

Golden Voice- Tuyet Mai

9/18/2014 - 15:20

(VOVworld)- Tuyet Mai was the first announcer of Radio the Voice of Vietnam having been honoured with the titles Emeritus Artist in 1984 and People’s Artist in 1993. She was also honoured as the Golden Voice on Radio by millions of listeners throughout Vietnam.

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Madame Pham Thi Thi

Madame Pham Thi Thi

9/17/2014 - 8:58

(VOVworld) - I met her one morning in August, 2014. The weather in Hanoi was chilly because autumn had arrived. She was accompanied by a maid who reminded her whenever she forgot some details. No one can fight aging. She is in her 80s now and her memory has weakened. However, she looks healthy. She takes the bus to go...

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Memories of an announcer

Memories of an announcer

9/15/2014 - 14:33

(VOVworld) – This is the Voice of Vietnam, broadcasting from Hanoi, capital of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam. This announcement against a background of the song Smashing Fascism has opened numerous radio programs and is one of my unforgettable memories.

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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 June 11, 2014

Wednesday June 11, 2014

6/12/2014 - 13:13

(VOVworld) - VOV has regularly updated information regarding China’s illegal placement of the Haiyang 981 oil rig in Vietnam’s exclusive economic zone and continental shelf. Daily information is available on our shortwave channels and website in 12 languages, Vietnamese, English, French, Russian, German, Chinese, Japanese, Spanish, Lao, Thai, Cambodian, and Indonesian.

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Human chess, traditional game of spring festivals

Human chess, traditional game of spring festivals

2/28/2014 - 14:34

(VOVworld) – Human chess, where people take the place of chess pieces, is a lively war of nerves. Human chess takes place at spring festivals In Binh Dinh province.

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Le Van Huu, a dedicated radio announcer

Le Van Huu, a dedicated radio announcer

9/30/2013 - 14:10

(VOVworld) - Although in his 70s, Le Van Huu, Vice President of the Association for the Elderly of Tu Lien ward, Tay Ho district in Hanoi is still actively engaged in social activities. He has been involved in the Association’s communication activities for more than 10 years already. Huu is loved and respected by all local residents.

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Wednesday August 14, 2013

Wednesday August 14, 2013

8/15/2013 - 15:18

First on our show today, we would like to say hello to Fred Schack, our colleague from the Multicultural Radio Station in Brisbane Australia.

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Tran Van Ky – guardian of Khmer language translations

Tran Van Ky – guardian of Khmer language translations

6/24/2013 - 14:59

(VOVworld) - Journalist Tran Van Ky is deputy head of the Khmer ethnic language program of the Voice of Vietnam’s Mekong River delta Bureau. Ky was one of the founders of the Khmer program 23 years ago and ever since he has been pursuing his work as a translator and announcer with great passion and love.

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July 11th 2012

July 11th 2012

7/12/2012 - 12:50

A: Another week has gone by and as usual, we’re happy to be with you on our Wednesday Letter Box to answer all the emails and letters received this week. Let’s start with an email from the other side of the earth.

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Wednesday April 26, 2017

Wednesday April 26, 2017

(VOVworld) - Summer is coming around and it’s getting hotter in the northern part of Vietnam. The average temperature now ranges from 25 to 30DC. I enjoy this pleasant weather.

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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...