Kpan – the powerful bench of the Ede

Kpan – the powerful bench of the Ede

(VOVWORLD) -The Kpan is a long wooden bench of the Ede people on which gong and drum performers sit. The Ede consider the Kpan a symbol of rich and powerful...
“What would you do if you weren’t afraid?”

“What would you do if you weren’t afraid?”

(VOVWORLD) - “What would you do if you weren’t afraid?” is a famous quote from the book “Lean In: Women, Work, and the Will to Lead” by Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg. She’s also the...
Requiem, art performances tribute war invalids, martyrs

Requiem, art performances tribute war invalids, martyrs

(VOVWORLD) -National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan and Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on Saturday attended separate events commemorating 70 years of War Invalids and Martyrs’ Day (July 27). The events in Hanoi...
France calls for swift lifting of sanctions on Qatar

France calls for swift lifting of sanctions on Qatar

(VOVWORLD) - France calls for the lifting, as soon as possible, of the measures that affect the populations, especially bi-national families that have been separated or students, French Foreign Minister Jean...
Host families of Lao students

Host families of Lao students

(VOVWORLD) -Hosting Lao students with difficulties, who are studying in Vietnam, is one of five action programs implemented by the Vietnam-Lao Friendship Association in Nghe An Province
Vietnam Family Day marked

Vietnam Family Day marked

(VOVWORLD) - June 28 is observed as Vietnam Family Day. To mark the occasion, Vietnam’s traditional family values are honored and activities to ensure the well-being of families are...
Family happiness

Family happiness

(VOVWORLD) -Vietnam's Family Day (June 28), is an important event to celebrate the values of the family - the cell of society. Vietnamese families' daily activities are featured through photos taken by members of the...
Xo Dang’s custom of apologizing in the morning

Xo Dang’s custom of apologizing in the morning

(VOVWORLD) -It’s impossible to totally avoid misunderstandings and disagreements. The Xo Dang have a custom of making an apology in the morning to resolve any problem or disagreement between individuals,...
Khmer language classes in Can Tho city

Khmer language classes in Can Tho city

(VOVWORLD) - The Khmer language is now being taught in schools in the Mekong Delta. But many schools in the Ninh Kieu district of Can Tho city don’t teach Khmer because there are...
Sept. 11 families sue Saudi Arabia

Sept. 11 families sue Saudi Arabia

(VOVworld) - Hundreds of relatives of victims killed in the Sept. 11 terror attack have filed a lawsuit against Saudi Arabia in the federal court of Manhattan. 
Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

A: The traditional Vietnamese wedding is one of the most important ceremonies in Vietnamese culture with influences from Confucian and Buddhist ideology. It is a significant day not only for...