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Cultural characteristics of street food in Ho Chi Minh City

Cultural characteristics of street food in Ho Chi Minh City

4/28/2017 - 19:19

(VOVworld) - Ho Chi Minh City has announced plans to organize a street food area from this June to support vendors affected by the sidewalk cleanup campaign, and to preserve its street culture. VOV’s Thuy Dung gathers opinions of authority and locals living in Ho Chi Minh City about this plan.

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Promoting Con Co tourism

Promoting Con Co tourism

4/27/2017 - 16:40

(VOVworld) – Con Co island has a diverse ecosystem of forests and beaches that are attractive to tourists. Quang Tri province has developed a tourism plan to turn Con Co island into a national marine ecotourism site.

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Vietnam, New Zealand to raise ties to new height

Vietnam, New Zealand to raise ties to new height

4/25/2017 - 18:36

(VOVworld) – President Tran Dai Quang has reiterated that Vietnam treasures relations with New Zealand, adding that Vietnam has efficiently used the country’s official development assistance (ODA) for socio-economic development and human resource improvement.

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FTA with EU to turn Vietnam into magnet for European investors

FTA with EU to turn Vietnam into magnet for European investors

4/20/2017 - 16:31

(VOVworld) - Vietnam always welcomes European enterprises to invest in, said Head of the Party Central Committee’s Commission for Economic Affairs Nguyen Van Binh on Wednesday.

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Rising tensions on Korean peninsula

Rising tensions on Korean peninsula

4/18/2017 - 15:52

(VOVworld) – North Korea’s missile exploded on Sunday, on the 105th birth anniversary of founder Kim Il-sung amid fierce exchanges of bitter words between Pyongyang and Washington. Many people fear the soaring tensions may turn into a destructive war.

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PM promises optimal conditions for investors in tourism

PM promises optimal conditions for investors in tourism

4/14/2017 - 9:25

(VOVworld)-The Government always creates the best conditions for domestic and foreign investors, especially in tourism, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc told a meeting on Thursday with executives of Sun Group, one of the major investors with large tourism projects in Phu Quoc island.

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PM urges Lao Cai to develop border gate economy

PM urges Lao Cai to develop border gate economy

4/13/2017 - 16:51

(VOVworld) – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc praised Lao Cai’s business and investment environment at a working session Wednesday with provincial authorities.

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Dai Bai Bronze Casting Village

Dai Bai Bronze Casting Village

4/7/2017 - 11:32

(VOVworld) - Dai Bai village, also known as Van Lang, is located on high ground near the bank of the Bai Giang River in Bac Ninh province. It’s famous for bronze casting.

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Jubilant celebration of Hung Kings festival 2017

Jubilant celebration of Hung Kings festival 2017

4/6/2017 - 16:42

(VOVworld) - President Tran Dai Quang attended a ceremony in commemoration of Hung Kings in Phu Tho province on Thursday.

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Hung Kings worship rituals unite community strength

Hung Kings worship rituals unite community strength

4/6/2017 - 8:00

(VOVworld) –The main ceremony of the Hung Kings worship rituals is held on the 10th day of the 3rd lunar month at the Hung Kings Temple on Nghia Linh mountain, Phu Tho province. On this day Vietnamese no matter where they live turn their hearts to their homeland and express gratitude to the Hung Kings, the founders of the Vietnamese...

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Jellyfish exploitation in Co To Island

Jellyfish exploitation in Co To Island

4/3/2017 - 15:00

(VOVworld) – These days, Co To Island in Quang Ninh province is in the middle of jellyfish season. Some people call jellyfish “white gold” because it is a major source of income for thousands of fishermen and people who work in seafood processing plants.

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Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

3/31/2017 - 16:50

A: In Hanoi thousands of students and other volunteers attended the launch ceremony. This was the 9th Earth Hour event held in Vietnam. Last year’s campaign saved 450,000kwh, 3 times higher than in 2009, when Vietnam hosted the first event. The amount of electricity saved during the one hour the lights are off is the measures of society’s response to...

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Love and marriage in Vietnam’s history and customs

Love and marriage in Vietnam’s history and customs

3/30/2017 - 15:36

(VOVworld) - Over years, the Vietnamese concepts of love and marriage have evolved. Nowadays, single mothers, cohabitation, same-sex marriage, and sex before marriage are becoming more accepted. Males and females are now free to find their own partners and marriages are built on love and respect. Attitudes toward these things were very different in the past.

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New study on factors behind cancer

New study on factors behind cancer

3/30/2017 - 6:00

(VOVworld) – Cancer has been blamed on genetic mutations and an unhealthy lifestyle. But results of a study by American scientists announced on March 23rd shows that even those with careful lifestyle can still get cancer due to random errors in DNA replication.

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Ninh Binh urged to become key national tourist hub

Ninh Binh urged to become key national tourist hub

3/27/2017 - 17:53

(VOVworld)-State President Tran Dai Quang has urged Ninh Binh province to fully tap its tourism advantages and reform its growth model to ensure productivity, quality and sustainability. Mr. Quang made the remark at a ceremony on Sunday to celebrate 25 years of Ninh Binh’s re-establishment.

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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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Cultural heritage preservation combined with sustainable development

Cultural heritage preservation combined with sustainable development

3/17/2017 - 16:02

(VOVworld) – Vietnam boasts a diverse, rich culture of 54 ethnic groups. As Vietnam integrates internationally, preservation of its cultural heritage should be part of its sustainable development strategy.

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Yemen asks UN envoy to propose new peace deal

Yemen asks UN envoy to propose new peace deal

3/13/2017 - 16:45

(VOVworld) – The world-recognized Yemeni government has asked Ismail Ould Shaik Admad, special UN envoy to Yemen, to propose a new peace deal in accordance with Resolution 2216 of the UN Charter, the National Dialogue outputs, and the Gulf Cooperation Council’s peace initiative.

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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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Ha Nam develops smart agriculture

Ha Nam develops smart agriculture

3/7/2017 - 17:16

(VOVworld) – A model encouraging farmers to contribute land to help businesses expand production has proven a success in attracting investment in smart agriculture. Ha Nam, an agricultural province in the northern delta, has taken the lead in this field.

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Wednesday April 26, 2017

Wednesday April 26, 2017

(VOVworld) - Summer is coming around and it’s getting hotter in the northern part of Vietnam. The average temperature now ranges from 25 to 30DC. I enjoy this pleasant weather.

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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...