Library for disadvantaged children

Library for disadvantaged children

(VOVWORLD) - With special love and sympathy for the deprivation of ethnic minority children, 34-year-old Ngo Thi Ly of Kon Nhen village in Kon Tum province has turned her house into a...
Hanoi Opera House opens for tourists

Hanoi Opera House opens for tourists

(VOVWORLD) - In June the Hanoi Opera House will begin welcoming tourists to enjoy performances and learn about the building’s history and architecture
English class of American war veterans

English class of American war veterans

(VOVworld) – Every Wednesday, classroom B in Hanoi Industrial College rumbles with conversations in English and the laughter of teacher Paul George Harding and his students. Paul was a veteran during the American...
Promoting community’s reading culture

Promoting community’s reading culture

(VOVworld) – April 21 is observed as Reading Day in Vietnam. Recently, book streets and festivals have been opened, promoting the community’s reading culture. 
“GoodBooks” project promotes reading habit

“GoodBooks” project promotes reading habit

(VOVworld) - Launched in 2007, the “GoodBooks” project has introduced books to the public. Its goal is to promote a reading habit within the community and foster a collaborative learning environment that...
First cultural house for AO victims opens

First cultural house for AO victims opens

(VOVworld) - Vietnamese Agent Orange (AO) victims have had their first cultural house for the first time after a ceremony handing the Cultural House of the Rehabilitation and Nursing Centre to...
Wednesday December 14, 2016

Wednesday December 14, 2016

(VOVworld) - A: We’re so excited to welcome a new listener to VOV’s DX’ing community: Tom Beaton of the US
Wednesday November 30, 2016

Wednesday November 30, 2016

(VOVworld) - This week I’m especially impressed by a package from Roger Roussel of Canada. It’s a large envelope with 5 big stamps featuring famous Canadian hockey players. He sent us a calendar,...
Wednesday November 16, 2016

Wednesday November 16, 2016

(VOVworld) - We’re very happy to welcome 3 new listeners this week. First is Jose Socorro Soeiro Maranhao, a listener from Brazil. He has been a loyal listener to VOV’s...
Autumn Book Festival nurtures reading habit

Autumn Book Festival nurtures reading habit

(VOVworld) – This year’s annual Autumn Book Festival displayed thousands of book titles from 70 publishing houses and book companies. Besides selling books, the festival had many interesting activities to...
Vietnam wins UNESCO Literacy Prize

Vietnam wins UNESCO Literacy Prize

(VOVworld)- On Thursday, UNESCO presented the UNESCO King Sejong Literacy Prize to the program “Books for rural areas of Vietnam” of Nguyen Quang Thach
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...
“Luc Van Tien fairy tale” returns home

“Luc Van Tien fairy tale” returns home

(VOVworld) – The French School of the Far East has just released two volumes of a comic book adapted from the poem Luc Van Tien by Vietnamese renowned poet Nguyen Dinh Chieu...