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Awarding insignias to Czech officials

Awarding insignias to Czech officials

2/22/2017 - 17:23

(VOVworld) – Vietnam has awarded insignias to Jan Zahradil, Czech Member of the European Parliament, and Petr Hnízdo, Director of the International Relations Department of the Czech Ministry of Culture, for their contribution to strengthening cultural, sports, and tourism cooperation between Viet Nam and the Czech Republic.

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VOV launches Health and Food Safety Channel

VOV launches Health and Food Safety Channel

2/22/2017 - 17:21

(VOVworld) - Next Monday, the Voice of Vietnam will officially launch its Health and Food Safety Channel on 89 FM. The program will air daily from 06:00 to 23:00 hours in Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh, and Can Tho city.

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Technology transfer helps improve Quang Ninh’s medical service

Technology transfer helps improve Quang Ninh’s medical service

2/20/2017 - 14:58

(VOVworld)-Vietnam’s medical sector has recently increased the transfer of technology and professional qualification amongst doctors from central-level public hospitals to lower-level hospitals, helping to improve the quality of health check-ups and treatment in medical facilities in Quang Ninh province.

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Prime Minister pays tribute to President Ho Chi Minh

Prime Minister pays tribute to President Ho Chi Minh

2/19/2017 - 15:38

(VOVworld) – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc laid a wreath and offered incense to President Ho Chi Minh at the Kim Lien special national relic site in Nghe An province on Saturday afternoon.

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Spiritual tourism attracts tourists

Spiritual tourism attracts tourists

2/18/2017 - 16:59

(VOVworld) – Spring is the season of festivals and spiritual tourism. After the Lunar New Year, historical and cultural relic sites, pagodas, and temples attract great numbers of visitors, who come to pray for a prosperous and lucky new year. In recent years, spiritual tourism has grown.

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Blood donation festival opens in Hanoi

Blood donation festival opens in Hanoi

2/18/2017 - 16:40

(VOVworld) – Around 8,000 blood units were expected to be collected at the 10th “Xuan Hong” (Red Spring) blood donation festival which opened in Hanoi on Saturday.

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Groundbreaking ceremony of a South Korean-invested container factory

Groundbreaking ceremony of a South Korean-invested container factory

2/18/2017 - 16:38

(VOVworld) – Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue attended a groundbreaking ceremony of a factory manufacturing container boxes in the 50ha Dong Nam economic zone of Nghe An province on Saturday.

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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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Typical characteristics of villages in northern Vietnam

Typical characteristics of villages in northern Vietnam

2/16/2017 - 22:21

(VOVworld)-Villages in the northern region of Vietnam are populated by people of the same bloodline sharing the same means of livelihood. The close link between villagers is evident in land ownership, village architecture, spiritual life, lifestyle, and community standards.

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VOV celebrates World Radio Day

VOV celebrates World Radio Day

2/13/2017 - 19:40

(VOVworld)-Voice of Vietnam (VOV) President Nguyen The Ky has affirmed that radio has always been a convenient, engaging, popular and diverse media platform.

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Mosque - center of solidarity of Cham ethnic people in Tay Ninh

Mosque - center of solidarity of Cham ethnic people in Tay Ninh

2/13/2017 - 16:18

(VOVworld)-Tay Ninh province has more than 3,000 Cham people who practice Islam. Their mosques are also cultural centers promoting solidarity among the Cham villages.

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PM attends 185th founding anniversary of Bac Ninh

PM attends 185th founding anniversary of Bac Ninh

2/13/2017 - 16:15

(VOVworld) – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has asked Bac Ninh province to follow the government’s guidelines to become one of Vietnam’s richest localities.

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Spring village festivals

Spring village festivals

2/12/2017 - 17:56

(VOVworld)-Village festivals offer a way to preserve the national identity and educate younger generations about their origins. Village festivals are usually held in the spring.

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Vietnamese Street Food Festival opens in Moscow

Vietnamese Street Food Festival opens in Moscow

2/12/2017 - 17:25

(VOVworld) - Thousands of Russians have visited the Vietnamese Street Food Festival in Moscow.

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US Congress representatives commit strengthening relations with Vietnam

US Congress representatives commit strengthening relations with Vietnam

2/12/2017 - 17:20

(VOVworld) - The Vietnamese Embassy in the US held a New Year reception gathering more than 70 advisors and assistants to key committees of the US Congress to gain updates about the US foreign policy on relations with Asia and Vietnam.

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PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc visits several production facilities in Bac Ninh province

PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc visits several production facilities in Bac Ninh province

2/12/2017 - 16:53

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc visited Dabaco Group and Samsung complex in Yen Phong Industrial Zone, Bac Ninh province, on Sunday.

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Festival highlighting Northern region’s folk culture in Central Highlands

Festival highlighting Northern region’s folk culture in Central Highlands

2/12/2017 - 16:09

(VOVworld)-A festival featuring the northern mountain region’s folk culture was held in Ea Tam commune, Dak Lak province on Friday and Saturday.

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Outstanding ethnic individuals in HCMC honored

Outstanding ethnic individuals in HCMC honored

2/12/2017 - 16:02

(VOVworld) – Outstanding individuals of ethnic minority groups in Ho Chi Minh City were honored at Sunday’s spring gathering for their contributions to movements launched by the municipal administration, Fatherland Front, and social organizations.

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Vietnamese localities and Chinese Guangxi province boost cooperation

Vietnamese localities and Chinese Guangxi province boost cooperation

2/11/2017 - 16:44

(VOVworld) - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc urged Guangxi province and Vietnamese localities to take the lead in strengthening unity and traditional friendship neighborliness to fuel bilateral strategic comprehensive partnership between Vietnam and China. In his reception of the Secretary of the Party Committee of China’s Guangxi Zhuang

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World Radio Day 2017 celebrated in Vietnam

World Radio Day 2017 celebrated in Vietnam

2/10/2017 - 17:23

(VOVworld) – The Voice of Vietnam Radio (VOV) and UNESCO’s Hanoi Office will jointly host a ceremony to mark World Radio Day 2017 on February 13 in Hanoi, highlighting the role of the audiences.

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Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

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...

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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...