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Sin Ho Plateau- unspoiled beauty

Sin Ho Plateau- unspoiled beauty

3/23/2017 - 18:02

(VOVworld) – Sin Ho district in Lai Chau province has attracted more tourists in recent years thanks to its unspoiled nature and the diverse cultures of local ethnic minorities.

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Con Dao island named Asia’s paradise island

Con Dao island named Asia’s paradise island

3/22/2017 - 22:00

(VOVworld) - Con Dao island in Ba Ria-Vung Tau province has been named by the US Cable News Network (CNN) one of Asia’s paradise islands. CNN praises the island for its untouched coral reefs, beautiful granite cliffs, palm-shaded beaches, rainforest trails and chic beach resorts. Con Dao also embraces history of hard but heroic days of the Vietnamese people.

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Hollywood’s “Kong: Skull Island” hits Vietnam theaters

Hollywood’s “Kong: Skull Island” hits Vietnam theaters

3/10/2017 - 16:32

(VOVworld) – “Kong: Skull Island”, Hollywood’s thrilling summer blockbuster premiered in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh city on Thursday.

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Film “Kong: Skull Island”: opportunity for Vietnam to promote tourism

Film “Kong: Skull Island”: opportunity for Vietnam to promote tourism

3/9/2017 - 19:18

(VOVworld) - “Kong: Skull Island”, a 2017 American monster thriller movie directed by Jordan Vogt-Roberts, will be released worldwide on Friday.

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US businesses promise long-term investment in Vietnam

US businesses promise long-term investment in Vietnam

3/7/2017 - 18:09

(VOVworld) – The US applauds Vietnamese government efforts to improve Vietnam’s business climate and promises long-term investment in Vietnam.

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It's time to take relationship with Vietnam to new level: Australian Trade Minister

It's time to take relationship with Vietnam to new level: Australian Trade Minister

3/7/2017 - 16:34

(VOVworld) – Australia’s Minister of Trade, Tourism and Investment Steven Ciobo has written an article on Vietnamese reforms which have resulted in significant economic growth.

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Terraced rice fields in Mu Cang Chai

Terraced rice fields in Mu Cang Chai

3/2/2017 - 17:24

(VOVworld)- At 1,000 meters above sea level, Mu Cang Chai district in Yen Bai province is particularly beautiful with terraced rice fields winding around mountain sides. Covering more than 3,500 ha, the terraced rice fields are attractive tourist destinations.

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Wednesday, February 28, 2017

Wednesday, February 28, 2017

3/2/2017 - 17:17

B: Pho, Vietnam’s noodle soup tops the list. This simple staple consisting of a salty broth, fresh rice noodles, and a sprinkling of herbs and either chicken or beef, features prominently in the local diet. It's cheap, tasty, and widely available at all hours.

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Society: Khanh Hoa promotes Vietnam’s cultural beauty to APEC delegates

Society: Khanh Hoa promotes Vietnam’s cultural beauty to APEC delegates

2/27/2017 - 14:40

(VOVworld) – Nha Trang city in Khanh Hoa province has been selected to host the first APEC Senior Officials’ Meeting (SOM-1) as part of APEC Year 2017. This will be a major international event and an opportunity for Nha Trang to introduce to APEC participants and international visitors the beauty of its natural landscapes, culture, and people.

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Vietnam impresses delegates to APEC meetings

Vietnam impresses delegates to APEC meetings

2/25/2017 - 16:41

(VOVworld) – Vietnam has made positive impressions on international delegates to APEC first senior officials’ meeting (SOM1) and related meetings scheduled to run until March 3rd in Khanh Hoa province.

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Ho Chi Minh City hosts the 4th festival of Vietnamese traditional dress

Ho Chi Minh City hosts the 4th festival of Vietnamese traditional dress

2/23/2017 - 18:54

(VOVworld)- A fashion show to highlight Ao dai or Vietnamese traditional dress will open on Ho Chi Minh City’s Nguyen Hue Pedestrian Street in District 1 on March 3.

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PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc receives Ambassadors of New Zealand and Slovenia

PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc receives Ambassadors of New Zealand and Slovenia

2/23/2017 - 16:16

(VOVworld) - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc received the new Ambassadors of New Zealand and Slovenia in Hanoi on Wednesday.

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Spiritual tourism attracts tourists

Spiritual tourism attracts tourists

2/18/2017 - 16:59

(VOVworld) – Spring is the season of festivals and spiritual tourism. After the Lunar New Year, historical and cultural relic sites, pagodas, and temples attract great numbers of visitors, who come to pray for a prosperous and lucky new year. In recent years, spiritual tourism has grown.

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NA Chairwoman meets Governor of Japanese prefecture

NA Chairwoman meets Governor of Japanese prefecture

2/17/2017 - 0:11

(VOVworld)- National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan has vowed the Vietnamese legislature will do its best to promote ties with Japan in diverse areas.

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HCMC’s Oriental medicine streets attract tourists

HCMC’s Oriental medicine streets attract tourists

2/16/2017 - 19:00

(VOVworld) – Ho Chi Minh City has been developing Oriental medicine streets in District 5 into an attractive tourism destination while helping pharmaceutical and medicinal expand their business.

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Vietnam’s 15th Poetry Day opens

Vietnam’s 15th Poetry Day opens

2/11/2017 - 16:47

(VOVworld) - Vietnam’s 15th Poetry Day opened in Hanoi’s Temple of Literature on Saturday. Deputy Chief of the Party Commission for Communications and Education, Bui The Duc, beat the drum to launch the festival. The annual event included various activities such as exchanges between poets, the “Way of poets” presenting works of popular

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Traditional lunar New Year celebration in Russia

Traditional lunar New Year celebration in Russia

2/1/2017 - 16:02

(VOVworld) - Youth Union members in Puskin University in Moscow held an art performance to celebrate the traditional lunar New Year this week. The program was applauded by the university executives, Vietnamese and foreign students in a dozen of schools in Moscow. They now get a better understanding about Vietnam’s customs and Tet celebration from north to south. All art...

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High-level sessions, meetings fill Vietnamese PM’s schedule in Davos

High-level sessions, meetings fill Vietnamese PM’s schedule in Davos

1/20/2017 - 18:35

(VOVworld)- Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has engaged in a series of sessions and meetings with world and business leaders as part of his side activities at the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting in Davos, Switzerland.

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Tourism trend during Tet

Tourism trend during Tet

1/19/2017 - 17:27

(VOVworld) – Travelling during Tet, the Lunar New Year holiday has become common in the past decade. This year’s Tet holiday, arriving next week, will provide people a brand-new opportunity to take a vacation trip.

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Israel will not attend peace talks in Paris

Israel will not attend peace talks in Paris

1/13/2017 - 16:30

(VOVworld) - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Thursday called this weekend’s Middle East peace conference in Paris “rigged”, with his government refusing to play any role in the meeting.

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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...