Dien Hoa-the village of yellow apricot blossoms

Dien Hoa-the village of yellow apricot blossoms

1/5/2012 - 15:51

(VOVworld) Formerly just another farming village, Dien Hoa village in the central province of Thua Thien Hue has become famous for growing bonsai apricot trees. The trade has brought the local villagers a more prosperous life.

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Tay Giang builds new rural area

Tay Giang builds new rural area

12/29/2011 - 16:51

The mountainous district of Tay Giang in central Quang Nam province has spared no effort to contribute to a national program on the construction of new rural areas. The district authority has succeeded in enlisting the people’s participation in this campaign.

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Lu Cam-famous pottery village

Lu Cam-famous pottery village

12/22/2011 - 17:36

(VOVworld) A 10-minute drive takes visitors from the city of Nha Trang to Lu Cam, a 300-year-old village famous for its pottery.

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New life in Dat Mui

New life in Dat Mui

12/15/2011 - 16:40

(VOVworld) Dat Mui or Ca Mau Cape, about 100 km from Ca Mau city, is the southernmost commune of Vietnam. Coming to Dat Mui today, visitors are warmly welcomed by friendly and hospitable local people who are sparing no effort for their local development.

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Thúy Lĩnh village supplies vegetables to capital city

Thúy Lĩnh village supplies vegetables to capital city

12/9/2011 - 15:53

Thúy Lĩnh village, 10km from the city’s center, has been growing and supplying vegetables to the capital city for a hundred years.

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Bat Trang ceramic village applies energy saving technology

Bat Trang ceramic village applies energy saving technology

12/1/2011 - 16:33

Bat Trang on the outskirts of Hanoi is one of the best known ceramic villages in Vietnam. The village has recently shifted from coal to liquidized gas fueled kilns to save energy, increase productivity, and reduce environmental pollution.

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Đại Bái village follows traditional craft of casting bronze

Đại Bái village follows traditional craft of casting bronze

11/24/2011 - 16:29

Đại Bái village in the northern province of Bac Ninh follows a traditional craft of casting bronze items- a profession, which has been in existence for hundreds of years.

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Co Tu ethnic people keep brocade weaving alive

Co Tu ethnic people keep brocade weaving alive

11/18/2011 - 11:45

Although it has not developed as an occupation village yet, brocade weaving occupation bears cultural characteristics of Vietnam’s Cotu ethnic minority in the Nam Giang district of Quang Nam province. The skillful hands of Cotu women transform homemade materials into blankets, loincloths and skirts.

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Gạ village boasts steamed sticky rice

Gạ village boasts steamed sticky rice

11/17/2011 - 17:24

Gạ village in Hanoi has made a reputation for its steamed sticky rice, or Xoi. Despite the rapid pace of urbanization, the villagers cling to their traditional trade, which has been in a stable source of income.

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Vietnam's Tra fish comply with international standards

Vietnam's Tra fish comply with international standards

11/15/2011 - 12:08

Vietnam’s export revenue from tra fish is currently estimated at more than US$1.2 billion. According to the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Processors, the country’s total export revenue from tra fish is likely to surpass US$1.5 billion by the end of this year. To this end, exporters and breeders of tra fish in the Mekong River Delta are taking...

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Weaving looms revive in Ma Chau village

Weaving looms revive in Ma Chau village

11/14/2011 - 19:30

Ma Chau village in the central province of Quang Nam has long been famous for its traditional crafts of growing mullberries and weaving silk. The trade, once the village’s major source of income employing around 2000 local people, is facing high input cost and a shortage of capital.

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Improving the quality of forest coverage

Improving the quality of forest coverage

11/8/2011 - 6:38

Reducing the area and quality of forests is the main cause for natural disasters that cause great human and property losses.

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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...