Workers’ Month: A visit to miners

Workers’ Month: A visit to miners

(VOVWORLD) - The miners’ workplace is described as hell because it can be hundreds of meters deep underground with numerous hardships. In May, a month which honors workers, Truong Giang reports on...
May in Dien Bien Phu Victory relic site

May in Dien Bien Phu Victory relic site

(VOVWORLD) - Vietnam’s Dien Bien Phu Victory on May 7, 1954 is known worldwide as “resounding throughout five continents, stirring up the world”. It changed the direction of the signing of the...
‘A better Hanoi’ for the poor

‘A better Hanoi’ for the poor

(VOVworld) – Every Wednesday and Saturday, members of ‘A better Hanoi’ project gather at a number of restaurants in the city to collect the food not used in local restaurants and hotels, package them,...
Earrings of the Mong in Son La

Earrings of the Mong in Son La

(VOVworld) – Vietnam’s northwestern region appeals to visitors for its natural beauty and the unique culture of local ethnic groups, which includes their costumes and architecture. Viet Anh reports on...
Making paper masks for Mid-autumn festival

Making paper masks for Mid-autumn festival

(VOVworld) – “Making paper masks, enjoying the Mid-Autumn Festival” is a project run by painter Trang Thanh Hien and students of the Vietnam University of Fine Arts. They have instructed...
The Tale of Kieu adapted to Cheo popular theater

The Tale of Kieu adapted to Cheo popular theater

(VOVworld) – “The tale of Kieu” by famous Vietnamese poet Nguyen Du has been adapted to several genres including Cheo popular theater and Tuong classical opera. A memorable scene featuring a jealous lady...
ASEAN traditional music festival

ASEAN traditional music festival

(VOVworld) – The ASEAN traditional music festival will be held in Thanh Hoa province from August 1-6. This is the first time Vietnam  will be hosting the event. During the 5...
Farmer tourist guides in Quang Ninh province

Farmer tourist guides in Quang Ninh province

(VOVworld) – In addition to growing rice and vegetables, farmers in Yen Duc commune, Dong Trieu town, Quang Ninh province are both tourist guides and performing artists. They might receive tourists in the morning, drive...
 Women who detect and clear bombs and mines

Women who detect and clear bombs and mines

(VOVworld) – Detecting and clearing explosive remnants of war is often thought of as men’s work but many women in Quang Tri province have gotten involved in such activities. 8 members...
Tourism development in Mong Cai city

Tourism development in Mong Cai city

(VOVworld) – Being one of the most important international border gates in the north of Vietnam, Mong Cai city in Quang Ninh province has great potential for the development of border travel. The...
Pako, Van Kieu women make their living

Pako, Van Kieu women make their living

(VOVworld) - Lao Bao township in Quang tri province shares the border with Laos’ Savanakhet province. The women there, mainly from the Pako and Van Kieu ethnic minority groups, make their living by...
Summer, call of the sea

Summer, call of the sea

(VOVworld) – In the scorching summer, there’s nothing more interesting than playing freely at the seaside. Beaches such as Co To, Cat Ba, and Do Son in the north, Sam Son, Cua Lo,...
Southern-style Vietnamese gardens in Hawaii, US

Southern-style Vietnamese gardens in Hawaii, US

(VOVworld) – Lines of straight areca-nut trees, verdant betel trellises, sweet-smelling jackfruits, and bushes of lushy piper lolot, which are typical images in a garden in Vietnam’s southern region,...