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Charming Hue singing

Charming Hue singing

4/18/2014 - 16:01

(VOVworld)-With passionate and romantic melodies, Hue singing is one of three musical genres that inspired patriotism among VOV listeners during Vietnam’s resistance war against American aggressors. Tran Ngoc Bich, Mong Ung, Ton Nu Thi Ninh, Chau Loan and Hong Le are the most famous artists of Hue singing.

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Madonna Lily - the flower of April

Madonna Lily - the flower of April

4/15/2014 - 15:42

(VOVworld) - Thought to be a native of the semi-deserts between Turkey and Afghanistan, Madonna Lily spread to Carthage and Greece with the Phoenicians, to England with the Romans and from there to Central Europe, then Asia. In April, Madonna lily flowers can be found everywhere along Hanoi streets, inspiring the passers-by with its green color and soft fragrance. VOV5...

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Traditional houses of Flowery Mong people

Traditional houses of Flowery Mong people

4/14/2014 - 16:51

(VOVworld) – The Mong people live mainly in Ha Giang, Lai Chau, Son La, and Yen Bai province. Each Mong group has its own construction techniques but the Mong traditionally use wood and earth. Lan Anh has a report on the houses of the Flowery Mong.

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Russia rejects PACE decision to cancel Moscow’s voting rights

Russia rejects PACE decision to cancel Moscow’s voting rights

4/11/2014 - 18:04

(VOVworld) - Russia’s delegation to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) boycotted the PACE session Thursday in reaction to a decision to cancel Russia’s voting and observing rights because of its annexation of Crimea.

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EU sets up “support group” for Ukraine

EU sets up “support group” for Ukraine

4/10/2014 - 18:51

(VOVworld) – European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso announced Wednesday the setting up of a ‘Support Group’ for Ukraine led by Enlargement and Neighborhood Policy Commissioner Stefan Fuler. The group will be based in Brussels and will send its staff to Ukraine if necessary.

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Art program spotlights national cultural values

Art program spotlights national cultural values

4/10/2014 - 16:09

(VOVworld) – A five-day festival entitled “2014 Spring Honours National Culture” concluded with a big art performance in Hanoi on Wednesday in response to Vietnam’s Ethnic Groups’ Cultural Day and the Hung Kings’ death anniversary.

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Costumes of Mong women

Costumes of Mong women

4/7/2014 - 17:25

(VOVworld) – There are a number of Mong ethnic groups, White Mong, Black Mong, Flowery Mong, and Blue Mong, living in Vietnam’s northwestern mountain provinces. Their costumes are colorful. The women make the clothes for all the family members. Although they are starting to modern social values, Mong people still wear their traditional colorful costumes, which are now made of...

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Vietnam’s long-term strategy for rice production for export

Vietnam’s long-term strategy for rice production for export

4/3/2014 - 13:03

(VOVworld) –Agriculture is considered an important corner-stone of Vietnam’s economy, especially set against the difficulties caused by the global economic crisis. Because of this Vietnam is paying special attention to crop restructuring and the application of science and technology to agricultural production to increase the values of export items including rice.

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Wednesday April 16, 2014

Wednesday April 16, 2014

(VOVworld) - “As a regular visitor to Hue for many years now, I am always keen to hear news about that city, and so I’ve been pleased that the 2014...

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Ho Dynasty Citadel- world cultural heritage Site 2011 UNESCO's recognition

Ho Dynasty Citadel- world cultural heritage Site 2011 UNESCO's recognition

The Citadel of Ho Dynasty in the central province of Thanh Hoa has been named a World Cultural Heritage Site by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization or...