Hanoians attracted to improvisation comedy

Hanoians attracted to improvisation comedy

3/23/2017 - 18:03

(VOVworld) – Clever, witty and humorous, the Hanoi Improvisation Club and the Rotten Grapes Comedy Club recently cooperated to hold the “March Improvisation Comedy Show”. This is the first time improvisational comedy has been introduced to Vietnam. VOV’s Viet Anh reports:

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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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Bringing hopes to cancer children

Bringing hopes to cancer children

3/15/2017 - 15:02

(VOVworld) - As Tet, or Vietnamese Lunar New Year is just around the corner, many volunteer groups in Hanoi have launched activities in the hope of bringing people a festival of joy. Those activities become even more meaningful for the children who never get a day off from fighting cancer. With the hope of bringing a little happiness to those...

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Tet in memory

Tet in memory

2/10/2017 - 11:36

(VOVworld) – Tet, Vietnam’s Lunar New Year festival, is the biggest festival of the Vietnamese people and its core element is the family reunion. Tet, a time spent with loved ones, leaves vivid memories because people wait for it all year with growing excitement. In this week’s edition of That’s Life, we will compare some foreigners’ views of Tet with...

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Homeschooling in Vietnam

Homeschooling in Vietnam

2/9/2017 - 17:36

(VOVworld) - Homeschooling, already popular in many Western countries, is becoming accepted in Vietnam. Let’s follow VOV reporter Thanh Ha to visit 4-and-a-half-year-old Tue Lam and her mother Phuong Dang to find out about their homeschooling experience.

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One Day Baking Class

One Day Baking Class

1/6/2017 - 16:22

(VOVworld) - Whether you are an absolute beginner, keen on baking or simply looking to take your skills to the next level, or whether you’re a busy person wanting to learn some cooking tips and tricks to wow your family and friends, we have an inspirational cooking course to suit you, in the form of a one-day baking class. You...

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“One and a half hours” concert

“One and a half hours” concert

12/15/2016 - 16:02

(VOVworld) - Legendary American singer/songwriter Billy Joel once said: “Music in itself is healing. It's an explosive expression of humanity. It's something we are all touched by.” The Cham (Touch) volunteer group in Hanoi proved it last week by organizing a fund-raising concert named “One and a half hours”. VOV’s Thanh Ha reports.

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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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Traditional games held in Hanoi’s pedestrian streets

Traditional games held in Hanoi’s pedestrian streets

11/7/2016 - 15:04

The newly opened pedestrian streets in Hanoi are attracting more citizens every weekend. From Friday nights until Sunday nights and on public holidays, vehicles are banned from entering a number of streets around Hoan Kiem Lake, which leaves a quiet atmosphere in which people can take a walk, and enjoy some interesting activities, including traditional games. VOV’s Thanh Ha reports.

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Tipsy Art – a fantastic venue for amateur painters

Tipsy Art – a fantastic venue for amateur painters

11/2/2016 - 15:41

(VOVworld) - If you have little or no experience in painting, but still want to create a real work of art by your own, or if you’re simply available this weekend and still have no big plans yet, just follow us to Tipsy Art, a fantastic destination for amateur painters. With a little professional guidance from the Tipsy Art’s artists,...

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Vintage- Art Flea market in Ha Noi

Vintage- Art Flea market in Ha Noi

10/11/2016 - 15:34

(VOVworld) - Shopping habits have changed over the years. However, there’s a form of shopping that has recently seemed to make a comeback, “shopping at antique flea markets”. No matter who you are, whether you are a serious collector, or just an antique lover, these fairs have something to amaze you. Let’s find out more about this kind of shopping...

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Twelve typical Vietnamese folk paintings exhibit in Ha noi

 Twelve typical Vietnamese folk paintings exhibit in Ha noi

9/15/2016 - 17:44

(VOVworld) - The thematic exhibition titled “Twelve Typical Kinds of Vietnamese Folk Paintings, hosted by the Hanoi Museum and the Hanoi Ceramic Museum, is ongoing in Hanoi. The exhibition introduces art lovers to the quintessence of Vietnamese cultural values through twelve outstanding kinds of folklore paintings, thus contributing to its preservation and promotion. VOV’s Viet Anh reports.

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Aerial Yoga – Airtime for better health

Aerial Yoga – Airtime for better health

9/7/2016 - 15:26

(VOVworld) - If you enjoy anti-gravity workouts, you should definitely try practicing Aerial Yoga. Originally from New York, this new type of yoga has rapidly grown in popularity. Today, let’s follow VOV’s Ha Ngan to an Aerial Yoga class in Hanoi to learn more about this meditative practice.

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“Young Women Making Change”- a group of young Vietnamese activists on gender equality

“Young Women Making Change”- a group of young Vietnamese activists on gender equality

8/26/2016 - 14:58

(VOVworld) - With the aim of erasing gender stereotypes in the community, 24 young Vietnamese formed a group called “Young women making change”. Receiving the support from some Vietnamese and international NGOs, the group has conducted a number of online and offline campaigns and projects on gender equality in Vietnam.

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ZO Project – Creating New Values on the Traditional Paper

ZO Project – Creating New Values on the Traditional Paper

8/16/2016 - 15:56

(VOVworld) - Do paper, widely known as the material of the famous Dong Ho folk paintings, has been given new vitality thanks to an art project named “Zo”. The project aims to revive people’s interest in the traditional materials like Do paper and get them to learn more about Vietnamese folk arts. VOV Viet Anh reports.

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Creative Art Experience at Module 7 Studio

Creative Art Experience at Module 7 Studio

7/8/2016 - 18:45

(VOVworld) - Have you ever experienced a creative art space where you can feel free to imagine and create anything you want with a variety of materials ranging from wood, ceramic, glass, stone, and paper to recycled objects? How amazing that would be. Let’s follow VOV Viet Anh to Module 7, where miraculous things are about to happen.

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SEA Pride Music Festival 2016

SEA Pride Music Festival 2016

7/5/2016 - 10:52

(VOVworld) - Music has long been considered the only thing in the world that can connect every soul, regardless of boundaries, backgrounds, genders, social status, etc. The SEA Pride music festival 2016 last Saturday in Hanoi set a good example of connecting people and LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender) groups through music. Thanh Ha reports.

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Keep Hanoi Clean group: Let’s tidy up the city!

Keep Hanoi Clean group: Let’s tidy up the city!

6/22/2016 - 10:30

(VOVworld)- Protecting the environment begins with cleaning up your surroundings. With a goal of cleaning up all the rivers and restoring their flow, the Keep Hanoi Clean group is where Vietnamese and international friends meet to refresh their beloved Hanoi.

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Pondering life through the rhythms of Xam Singing

Pondering life through the rhythms of Xam Singing

6/13/2016 - 13:43

(VOVworld) - A performance of Xam singing, a form of unique traditional folk music, took place recently at the Hao Nam communal house in Ha Noi. The event, titled “Pondering life through the rhythms of Xam”, was co-organized by the “Toi xe dich” (I move) project and the Vietnam Musical Development Center to raise youths love for this traditional art...

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Ballet classes for adult

Ballet classes for adult

6/10/2016 - 10:22

Many people think that ballet students must begin training at an early age, or else, their dream of performing ballet on stage will never come true. But it is never too late to follow your passion, and if you are in Hanoi, you can take ballet classes for adults instructed by Do Hoang Thi Ngoc.

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