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Boosting Hanoi’s tourism development

Boosting Hanoi’s tourism development

4/4/2017 - 6:00

(VOVworld) – Hanoi hopes to welcome 23 million tourists including 4.3 million foreigners this year. The city has implemented a number of measures to achieve this target.

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PM meets international corporate executives

PM meets international corporate executives

3/31/2017 - 16:48

(VOVworld) - More than 40 influential corporate executives, including billionaires from countries and territories worldwide, attended an event entitled “Vietnam – hidden beauty 2017” at the Temple of Literature, the first university in Vietnam, in Hanoi on Thursday.

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Vietnam International Travel Mart 2017 set to attract the American visitors

Vietnam International Travel Mart 2017 set to attract the American visitors

3/24/2017 - 18:32

(VOVworld) - The Vietnam International Travel Mart (VITM) 2017 themed ““Hanoi - Destination of Vietnam”, will take place from April 6-9 at the International Exhibition Center in Hanoi. 652 enterprises and tourism management and promotion agencies from 43 of Vietnam’s cities and provinces and 25 countries and territories have registered to exhibit

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Japanese Emperor, Empress meet Japan alumni

Japanese Emperor, Empress meet Japan alumni

3/2/2017 - 19:10

(VOVworld)- Japanese Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko met former Vietnamese students who once studied in Japan during an exchange at Van Mieu (the Temple of Literature) in Hanoi on Thursday.

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Nurturing kids’ love of poetry

Nurturing kids’ love of poetry

2/17/2017 - 16:53

(VOVworld) – The just-concluded 15th Vietnam Poetry Day has highlighted the dreams of poets and nurtured kids’ love for poetry. Ngoc Nga reports.

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Memorable moments of Vietnam Poetry Day

Memorable moments of Vietnam Poetry Day

2/12/2017 - 12:52

(VOVworld) – The 15th Vietnam Poetry Day takes place in Hanoi’s Temple of Literature on the 15th day of the first lunar month of the New Year, which falls on February 11 this year, attracting a great number of poets and audiences.

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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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Vietnam Poem Day

Vietnam Poem Day

2/10/2017 - 16:24

(VOVworld) – The 15th Vietnam Poem Day will open on Saturday, the 15th day of the 1st lunar month, at the Temple of Literature in Hanoi.

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Provinces report increased travel during Tet

Provinces report increased travel during Tet

2/6/2017 - 9:36

(VOVworld) - Many provinces throughout the country have reported a large number of visitors during the Lunar New Year Festival or Tet.

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Foreigners celebrate Vietnam’s traditional Lunar New Year festival

Foreigners celebrate Vietnam’s traditional Lunar New Year festival

1/30/2017 - 16:00

(VOVworld) – The traditional Lunar New Year festival (Tet) is the biggest festival in Vietnam. It’s awaited by all Vietnamese people and also foreigners who live here. VOV has a story about how foreign expats celebrate Tet in Vietnam.

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Hanoi promotes tourism on CNN

Hanoi promotes tourism on CNN

1/30/2017 - 15:55

(VOVworld) – The Hanoi City’s People Committee has concluded negotiations with CNN (Cable News Network), which provides news for over 200 TV and radio stations worldwide, to air ads promoting the city’s tourism.

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Vietnam’s cultural values to be highlighted at Spring Calligraphy Festival

Vietnam’s cultural values to be highlighted at Spring Calligraphy Festival

1/17/2017 - 16:47

(VOVworld) – The Spring Calligraphy Festival, which runs from January 21 to February 11, will display calligraphic works and introduce Vietnam’s culture during Tet, the Lunar New Year celebration.

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Paintings by elementary pupils awarded

Paintings by elementary pupils awarded

12/10/2016 - 16:09

(VOVworld) – 100 excellent paintings selected from a painting contest for elementary school children in Hanoi were awarded and exhibited at a ceremony in Hanoi’s Temple of Literature on Saturday. The annual contest organized by Vietnam Airlines and Hanoi’s Department of Education and Training aims encourage children to show their dreams and love for their home country.

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Hanoi to promote its image on CNN

Hanoi to promote its image on CNN

11/29/2016 - 9:20

(VOVworld) - Chairman of the Hanoi People’s Committee Nguyen Duc Chung has announced that the Committee has budgeted US$2 million of expenditures to promote the local advantages of the capital city on CNN.

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Foreigners experience Hanoi’s life and culture

Foreigners experience Hanoi’s life and culture

11/22/2016 - 12:19

(VOVworld) – The Temple of Literature, Long Bien bridge, the Old Quarter, Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, and the Presidential Palace are among the top places for foreign tourists to learn more know Hanoi. But for foreigners living here, they have more things to share. Today, our VOV reporter Ngoc Huyen takes a stroll around Hanoi’s streets with 2 English expatriates.

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Temple of Literature hosts Ca tru festival

Temple of Literature hosts Ca tru festival

11/8/2016 - 9:06

(VOVworld) – A festival showcasing traditional ca tru (ceremonial singing) artists will be held at Van Mieu Quoc Tu Giam (Temple of Literature) on November 11 - 13 in honour of Cultural Heritage Day (November 23).

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Hanoi’s attractions for tourists

Hanoi’s attractions for tourists

11/5/2016 - 17:06

(VOVworld) – Hanoi has been honored by prestigious travel magazines and organizations as one of world’s top destinations. It attracts tourists for its beautiful landscapes, delicious cuisine, and hospitable people.

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Hanoi Ao Dai Festival 2016 conveys traditional values

Hanoi Ao Dai Festival 2016 conveys traditional values

10/28/2016 - 17:59

(VOVworld) - The Hanoi Ao Dai (traditional long dress) Festival 2016 took place at the Thang Long–Hanoi Imperial Citadel in mid-October. The beauty of Hanoi’s old quarter, Vong village’s young rice, Hang Trong folk paintings, and other themes were expressed through ao dai created by 32 designers.

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Hanoi’s architectural heritage in photos

Hanoi’s architectural heritage in photos

10/8/2016 - 16:08

(VOVworld) - The 11th “Hanoi in me 2016” exhibition was on at the heritage center of the Thang Long Imperial Citadel under the theme "The imprint of Hanoi’s architectural heritage". The event helps to honor and promote the heritage of the Capital, Hanoi.

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Ambassadors of Hanoi’s tourism

Ambassadors of Hanoi’s tourism

9/26/2016 - 16:23

(VOVworld) – Whether it is rainy or sunny, hundreds of volunteers supporting Thang Long - Hanoi tourism man tourist sites with a smile on their lips. They act as tourism ambassadors, promoting Hanoi to foreign tourists.

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Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

A: To He, or toy figurine, is a traditional toy that Vietnamese children are exceedingly fond of. Dating back to the 17th century, To He are made of glutinous rice...

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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...