Bfree library boosts reading habit

Bfree library boosts reading habit

(VOVWORLD) - Over the past 3 years, Bfree, the Books for free library in Xuan La Road, in Hanoi’s Tay Ho district, has become a familiar address for those who loving reading. Founded...
Communal fund builds houses for the poor

Communal fund builds houses for the poor

(VOVworld) - Quang Hiep village in Cu M’gar district, Dak Lak province, is implementing started a program to fund housing for the poor. If successful, the program has become a...
Miners’ bread

Miners’ bread

(VOVworld) – Mining areas in Quang Ninh province have made bread just for coal miners. It is called miners’ bread
Female lecturers enthusiastic to scientific research

Female lecturers enthusiastic to scientific research

(VOVworld) – Female staff members of the Biology Faculty of the Natural Science College of Vietnam National University Hanoi have always considered teaching an integral part of scientific research. The faculty’s female...
Quang Ninh to offer coal mine tours to tourists

Quang Ninh to offer coal mine tours to tourists

(VOVworld) – Quang Ninh is famous for beautiful tourist attractions and numerous coal mines which were opened at the end of the 19th century. These coal mines could represent a boom for...
Film screening for visually impaired students

Film screening for visually impaired students

(VOVworld) – Launched 6 months ago, a project to screen films for visually impaired people is being jointly implemented by Cinestar, an entertainment and film publication company, and Ho Chi Minh...
Developing social institutions for workers

Developing social institutions for workers

(VOVworld) – Vietnam now has nearly 300 industrial zones that employ about 2.8 million workers. A survey by the Vietnam General Confederation of Labor shows that the lives of these workers haven’t...
Ambassadors of Hanoi’s tourism

Ambassadors of Hanoi’s tourism

(VOVworld) – Whether it is rainy or sunny, hundreds of volunteers supporting Thang Long - Hanoi tourism man tourist sites with a smile on their lips. They act as tourism ambassadors, promoting...
The defenders of folk songs and music

The defenders of folk songs and music

(VOVworld) – VOV’s folk music and songs program has left a unique impression on audiences for more than 60 years. All the artists, researchers, singers, and editors...
August Revolution through historical artifacts

August Revolution through historical artifacts

(VOVworld) – As the Vietnamese people celebrate the National Day on September 2, the 1945 August Revolution, a landmark in the history of Vietnam, is under the spotlight. Artifacts and documents...
Vietnam ready for the new school year

Vietnam ready for the new school year

(VOVworld) – Schools across Vietnam will hold the opening ceremony for the 2016-2017 academic year on 5 September. The education sector, both in Hanoi and in provinces affected by recent torrential rains...
Green summer in Dak Lak’s hamlets

Green summer in Dak Lak’s hamlets

(VOVworld) – Every summer, the Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union organizes a “Green Summer” volunteer program. Temporarily postponing their study plans, students volunteer in disadvantaged hamlets in Dak Lak Province in the hope that...
Joint efforts to ease the pain of Agent Orange/dioxin

Joint efforts to ease the pain of Agent Orange/dioxin

(VOVworld) – In war time, the Vietnamese government ordered the army and the public health care system to provide treatments to those who were exposed to toxic chemicals. When Vietnam was unified in April 1975, the...
Thriive project benefits community

Thriive project benefits community

(VOVworld) – Thriive, a US-based non-profit charity organization, was established to reduce poverty toward sustainable growth in developing countries.