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...
World effort to protect penguins in Antarctica

World effort to protect penguins in Antarctica

(VOVworld) – Penguins, one of the world’s most special species, are under threat of both climate change and human impact. Scientists are warning of the extinction of penguins in the...
The hardships of hydro-meteorologists

The hardships of hydro-meteorologists

(VOVworld) – The prerequisite for a reliable weather forecast is collecting accurate data on wind, clouds, and rainfall. These are the daily work of hydro-meteorological observers at Vietnam’s hydro-meteorological stations...
The danger of plastic bags

The danger of plastic bags

(VOVworld) – Plastic products are helpful to human life but also pose serious health hazards to population. A wide range of countries have taken measure to limit the use of plastic...
California braces for dam collapse

California braces for dam collapse

(VOVworld) –Oroville Dam, the US’s tallest dam and one of the world’s 20 largest dams, is in danger of collapse because of heavy rainfall. California is working to...
2016: Natural disasters in retrospect

2016: Natural disasters in retrospect

(VOVworld) - Thousands of people lost their lives due to natural calamities this year. Consequent property losses have pressurized many countries’ budget in reconstruction, which slowed down global economic growth
Vietnam condemns attacks on civilians

Vietnam condemns attacks on civilians

(VOVworld) - Vietnam strongly condemns attacks on innocent civilians and sympathizes with the immense grief and loss suffered by the families of victims of the truck crash in Berlin and recent...
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...