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Vietnam hosts ASEM Conference on Innovative Education & Human Resource Building

Vietnam hosts ASEM Conference on Innovative Education & Human Resource Building

3/29/2017 - 22:01

(VOVworld)-A 2-day ASEM (Asia-Europe Meeting) conference will begin in Hue city on Thursday to discuss innovative education and human resource building for sustainable development. The event is initiated by Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc under the sponsorship of five ASEM members: Finland, India, Indonesia, Japan and the Republic of Korea.

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The UK: a new target of terrorism

The UK: a new target of terrorism

3/23/2017 - 17:12

(VOVworld) – One year after a terrorist attack in Belgium killed 32 people and injured hundreds more, the world was shocked by an attack at the British Parliament in London. It was the worst attack in Britain since a bomb attack on the metro network on July 7, 2005, killed 60 people.

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Wednesday March 8, 2017

Wednesday March 8, 2017

3/10/2017 - 17:59

(VOVworld) - First, we want to congratulate all our female listeners on International Women's Day, a day that celebrates the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. Remember that all human life springs from women. Smile, all you women, because without you life would be impossible. Enjoy your day to the fullest.

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Muong Lo - cradle of Black Thai culture

Muong Lo - cradle of Black Thai culture

3/10/2017 - 17:31

(VOVworld)- Muong Lo valley in Nghia Lo township, Yen Bai province is famous for delicious rice thanks to its fertile soil. Nestled in mountains, the flat valley is the habitat of several ethnic minorities with diverse cultures and customs.

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Wikileaks reveals how CIA is targeting iPhone, Android, and smart TV

Wikileaks reveals how CIA is targeting iPhone, Android, and smart TV

3/8/2017 - 16:49

(VOVworld) – Wikileaks on Tuesday dropped a massive collection of information detailing how the US Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) is attacking smart phones, PCs, and smart TV, which is basically all the things that are connected to the internet.

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Workshop on agriculture, aquaculture products of the Mekong Delta

Workshop on agriculture, aquaculture products of the Mekong Delta

3/8/2017 - 16:22

(VOVworld) – The Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Can Tho city held a workshop this week on agriculture and aquaculture products of the Mekong Delta and the impact of the global economy in 2017.

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Vietnam receives record number of foreign tourists

Vietnam receives record number of foreign tourists

3/2/2017 - 19:18

(VOVworld)- 1.2 million foreign tourists visited Vietnam in February, representing a 42.2% year-on-year increase.

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APEC SOM1 enters 11th working day

APEC SOM1 enters 11th working day

2/28/2017 - 17:36

(VOVworld) – The first Senior Officials Meeting (SOM1) and related meetings of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Forum entered its 11th day on Tuesday with meetings of the Ad Hoc Steering Group on the Internet Economy, the Economic Committee, and the Committee on Trade and Investment.

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Wednesday February 22, 2017

Wednesday February 22, 2017

2/24/2017 - 16:35

(VOVworld) - We’re very glad to get a letter from David Ansell of Sussex, England, after quite a long time. He listened to our broadcast on January 19 on 7280 khz and rated SINPO at 45433 with moderate fading.

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Vietnam’s e-commerce: opportunities for online trade

Vietnam’s e-commerce: opportunities for online trade

2/24/2017 - 15:59

(VOVworld) – The Vietnam Online Business Forum opens in Ho Chi Minh City on Friday. Vietnamese and foreign businesses attend the forum to discuss trendy online trade, technology, and business innovations.

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China, UK hold security dialogue

China, UK hold security dialogue

2/20/2017 - 16:07

(VOVworld) - China and the UK have held their second high-level security dialogue in London. The dialogue was co-chaired by Wang Yongqing, Secretary-General of the Chinese Party’s Central Commission for Political and Legal Affairs, and Mark Lyall Grant, national security advisor to the British Prime Minister.

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Eating and cooking habits of the US

Eating and cooking habits of the US

2/20/2017 - 12:43

(VOVworld) - A research by Dosomething.org suggests that at least 1 in 4 people in the US eat some type of fast food every day and cooking at home is dying. Is it true? Do American really prefer packed than fresh food? Today VOV’s reporter Dieu Ha will talk to Charles Jensen, an English teacher from the US, to learn...

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Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

2/17/2017 - 16:47

A: The traditional Vietnamese wedding is one of the most important ceremonies in Vietnamese culture with influences from Confucian and Buddhist ideology. It is a significant day not only for the couple involved but also for their entire families and it usually includes quite a few formal ritual observances.

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Russia denies intervention into French presidential election

Russia denies intervention into French presidential election

2/15/2017 - 16:52

(VOVworld) - Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov on Tuesday denied that Russia was behind media and internet attacks on the French presidential frontrunner Emmanuel Macron, adding that those accusation are absurd. Peskov told reporters that Russia does not have any intention of interfering in the internal affairs of other countries or in their electoral processes.

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Hanoi to develop urban area south of Thang Long Avenue

Hanoi to develop urban area south of Thang Long Avenue

2/15/2017 - 16:28

(VOVworld) - Hanoi’s Department of Planning and Architecture on Tuesday publicized the detailed planning of a new residential area in Me Tri, Trung Van and Phu Do wards of Nam Tu Liem district, south of Thang Long Avenue.

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World Radio Day 2017- Radio is you

World Radio Day 2017- Radio is you

2/13/2017 - 18:13

(VOVworld)- Under the theme “Radio is you”, this year’s World Radio Day, which falls annually on February 13, focuses interaction with listeners. Listener-centered radio stations intend to listen to listeners and create forums for them to express their opinions and concern.

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Radio is you!

Radio is you!

2/10/2017 - 16:27

(VOVworld) – Radio, one of the oldest forms of mass media, is being challenged by the growing popularity of social networks. The theme of this year’s World Radio Day February 13, is “Radio is You!”, a call for greater participation by audiences and communities in the policy and planning of radio broadcasting.

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Worship paintings of Vietnam’s northern ethnic groups

Worship paintings of Vietnam’s northern ethnic groups

2/7/2017 - 17:34

(VOVworld) - Viet Nam is home to 54 ethnic groups, each with its own lifestyles, customs, traditions, and, of course, worship faiths. Ancestral and gods worship is central to the spiritual lives of the ethnic people living in Vietnam’s northern regions including Tay, Nung, Dao, Thai, and Muong. As the custom of hanging worship paintings in ritual ceremonies remained, a...

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Vietnamese Royal Embroidery - From past to present

Vietnamese Royal Embroidery - From past to present

2/7/2017 - 15:54

(VOVworld) -Vietnamese royal embroidery, the art of decorating fabric with a needle and thread, has a history of more than 700 years. As time passed, embroidery came and went in popularity, but it still connected closely to, and reflected the cultural values and beliefs, of the Vietnamese people. Nowadays, even though embroidery machines have become very sophisticated they still can...

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Provinces ready for new spring festive season

Provinces ready for new spring festive season

2/1/2017 - 15:59

(VOVworld) - The Bai Dinh Pagoda festival will start on Thursday, the 6th of the first lunar month. The festival, one of the largest in the north, will include a Buddha worship ritual, and a parade to pray for peace and happiness for the nation and people.

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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...