WHO: Smoking kills millions each year

WHO: Smoking kills millions each year

(VOVWORLD) - The World Health Organization (WHO) said Thursday that smoking is involved in 7 million deaths annually, half of them from heart disease and nearly 900,000 from second-hand...
South Korea slashes working hours

South Korea slashes working hours

(VOVWORLD) - South Korea wants to reduce weekend work at administrative agencies. There has been growing criticism from Koreans who lack a healthy work-leisure balance. A state employee reportedly died...
Return to place of survival

Return to place of survival

(VOVWORLD) - Vietnam is a word that always haunts the minds of American war veterans, who fought during the war in the country shaped like the letter “S”. More than 40 years after the war ended...
6,000 children get free heart surgery

6,000 children get free heart surgery

(VOVWORLD) -The 6,000th child with heart disease has just received free surgery under a program funded by the VinaCapital Foundation, said the foundation’s CEO Robin King Austin on...
Venerable Thich Le Hieu, a kind-hearted monk

Venerable Thich Le Hieu, a kind-hearted monk

(VOVWORLD) - Venerable Thich Le Hieu of Van Duc pagoda in Binh Dai district, Ben Tre province, is known for his kindness and passion for charitable and social work. His pagoda...
Russian markets in Ho Chi Minh City

Russian markets in Ho Chi Minh City

(VOVWORLD) - Russian markets have boomed in the heart of Ho Chi Minh City in recent years. These markets sell wooden roly poly dolls, Russian souvenirs, and warm Russian clothes
 China celebrates 68th National Day

China celebrates 68th National Day

(VOVWORLD) -China on Sunday celebrated its 68th National Day. More than 110,000 people gathered at Tiananmen Square in the heart of Beijing to watch the raising of the national...
Quang Ninh province preserves ethnic culture

Quang Ninh province preserves ethnic culture

(VOVWORLD) - Tien Yen district, in the heart of northeastern Quang Ninh province, is close by Ha Long Bay, the Mong Cai border gate economic zone, and the Van Don economic zone...