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Hope Choir lights up dreams for the visually-impaired

Hope Choir lights up dreams for the visually-impaired

3/25/2017 - 16:32

(VOVworld) – Impressive, amazing, and emotional are how people describe the Hope Choir. Consisting of visually-impaired singers, the Choir sings with the hope of bringing happiness to everyone.

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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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Vietnam, Ukraine celebrate 25th anniversary of diplomatic ties

Vietnam, Ukraine celebrate 25th anniversary of diplomatic ties

3/24/2017 - 16:50

(VOVworld) – The Vietnamese Embassy in Ukraine hosted a banquet in Kharkov city on Wednesday to mark the 25th anniversary of Vietnam-Ukraine diplomatic relations (January 23, 1992-2017).

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Museums - non-school education centers for cultural and historical values

Museums - non-school education centers for cultural and historical values

3/24/2017 - 7:37

(VOVworld) – A museum is a place to preserve and uphold a country’s cultural and historical heritage. In recent years, the Vietnamese government has paid closer attention to using museums to improve people’s spiritual and cultural life and attract more visitors.

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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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Vietnam, US boost bilateral cooperation

Vietnam, US boost bilateral cooperation

3/23/2017 - 17:09

(VOVworld) – Deputy Foreign Minister Ha Kim Ngoc has stressed that Vietnam is ready to work with the new US administration to consolidate the bilateral comprehensive partnership.

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Ambassadors in Czech learn about Vietnamese culture

Ambassadors in Czech learn about Vietnamese culture

3/22/2017 - 17:17

(VOVworld) - Ambassadors of Asian and European nations in Prague Tuesday had a study tour to learn about Vietnamese culture, food, and trading potential at the Sapa Culture and Trade Center. The ambassadors were introduced to the history of Buddhism

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Commando force awarded First-class Feat Order

Commando force awarded First-class Feat Order

3/19/2017 - 16:38

(VOVworld)-State President Tran Dai Quang has highlighted the important role of the commando force in the Vietnam People’s Army and urged for greater efforts to ensure the best performances of Vietnamese commandos.

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Vietnam’s northwestern culture converges at Dien Bien Ban Flower Festival

Vietnam’s northwestern culture converges at Dien Bien Ban Flower Festival

3/17/2017 - 17:54

(VOVworld) – March is the month when Ban (Bhauhinia) flowers bloom in Vietnam’s northwest and Dien Bien province organizes its Ban Flower Festival to honor, preserve, and promote local culture and boost its tourism.

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Dinh Tut, a typical flute of the Gie Trieng

Dinh Tut, a typical flute of the Gie Trieng

3/17/2017 - 16:56

(VOVworld) – The Gie Trieng have a population of 33,000 people living mainly in the northern part of the Central Highlands. About two thirds of them cluster in Nam Giang district, Quang Nam province. The Gie Trieng have developed diverse folk music genres and musical instruments. The Dinh Tut is a typical flute played at Gie Trieng festivals.

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Promoting innovation and emulation movement among Youth Union members

Promoting innovation and emulation movement among Youth Union members

3/16/2017 - 19:19

(VOVworld)- The Youth Union is to celebrate its 86th anniversary on March 26 by granting awards to 87 outstanding young people nationwide.

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Quat Dong embroidery craft village in Hanoi

Quat Dong embroidery craft village in Hanoi

3/16/2017 - 17:47

(VOVworld) - Located in Thuong Tin district, about 25 kilometers south of Hanoi, Quat Dong embroidery craft village is considered the cradle of embroidery in Vietnam with its brand name famous throughout the northern region and nationwide. Its reputation has remained strong since the 17th century.

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Kidzplay center in Hanoi

Kidzplay center in Hanoi

3/15/2017 - 15:32

(VOVworld) – Do you have children under 6 years old? Are you looking for a place where your babies are given an opportunity to play with a variety of age-appropriate toys while you are learning new parenting skills? If so, “Kidzplay”, a new play center at Number 19, To Huu Street, Hanoi, should be on your list.

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2017 Ban Flower Festival opens

2017 Ban Flower Festival opens

3/13/2017 - 16:40

(VOVworld) – The 2017 Ban Flower Festival and the 5th Culture, Sports, and Tourism Day opened in Dien Bien province on Sunday, attended by National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan.

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2017 Ban Flower Festival opens in Dien Bien

2017 Ban Flower Festival opens in Dien Bien

3/13/2017 - 9:43

(VOVworld) - The 2017 Ban Flower Festival opened in Dien Bien province on Sunday attended by National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan.

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South Korean culture cheers up Hoi An town

South Korean culture cheers up Hoi An town

3/12/2017 - 16:05

(VOVworld) – People in Hoi An city, Quang Nam province, are being delighted at the ongoing South Korean culture days, featuring a paper Hanbok fashion show and Korean contemporary art performances on Saturday and Sunday nights.

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“Snack Centralma”- a Vietnamese restaurant in New Caledonia

“Snack Centralma”- a Vietnamese restaurant in New Caledonia

3/11/2017 - 16:18

(VOVworld) – Do you love food and always want to try new dishes? If your answer is yes, join me today for a visit to “Snack Centralma” restaurant in New Caledonia, a French overseas territory in the Pacific, which is serving the best of Vietnamese cuisine. I’ve decided to omit my diet for one day for this experience. What else...

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Hanoi hosts Japan culture exchange, cherry blossom exhibition

Hanoi hosts Japan culture exchange, cherry blossom exhibition

3/11/2017 - 16:08

(VOVworld) - Cherry blossoms are showcased in downtown Hanoi as part of activities to expand the Vietnam-Japan comprehensive strategic partnership.

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Prime Minister opens Buon Ma Thuot Coffee Festival

Prime Minister opens Buon Ma Thuot Coffee Festival

3/11/2017 - 15:57

(VOVworld) – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc applauded the central region for growing special coffee beans at the 6th Buon Ma Thuot Coffee Festival 2017 in Dak Lak province on Friday night.

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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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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...