Lotus dreams

Lotus dreams

(VOVWORLD) - Lotus is the iconic flower of Dong Thap province in the Mekong Delta region of Vietnam. Food, drinks and various products made from lotus are popular among local residents
Hanoi celebrates Christmas 2018

Hanoi celebrates Christmas 2018

(VOVWORLD) - Christmas is just around the corner and a festive spirit fills the air. Streets, parks, recreation centers and shopping malls have been beautifully decorated with Christmas trees and figures of Santa...
Online Friday promotes e-commerce

Online Friday promotes e-commerce

(VOVWORLD) - More than 3,000 websites and enterprises participated in the online shopping day called Online Friday which took place for 24 hours on Friday, December 7. This year’s event,...
Coal sculpture survives in Quang Ninh

Coal sculpture survives in Quang Ninh

(VOVWORLD) - Rough black coals are turned into beautiful sculptural pieces by skillful carvers. Coal sculpture done by hands prevails only in Quang Ninh province, which has been dubbed Vietnam’s...
Weekend cycling, new hobby of Hanoians

Weekend cycling, new hobby of Hanoians

(VOVWORLD) - Cycling has become a hobby of Hanoi dwellers in recent years. The beautiful streets around Sword Lake, West Lake, Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, and Unification Park are packed with...
Charity porridge for poor patients

Charity porridge for poor patients

(VOVWORLD) - Every Tuesday, Saturday, and Sunday, the Autumn charity group and their friends cook porridge for poor patients at 6 hospitals in Hanoi. The free meals show their compassion for...
Hanoians treated to spectacular international puppet shows

Hanoians treated to spectacular international puppet shows

(VOVWORLD) - The ongoing 5th International Puppetry Festival has puppeteers from Cambodia, Laos, the Philippines, Thailand, Belgium, France, Brazil and Vietnam. They are wowing the audience with water puppet, shadow puppet, rod puppet...
A classroom on Tri An hydropower reservoir

A classroom on Tri An hydropower reservoir

(VOVWORLD) - The children residing on a floating village on the Tri An hydropower reservoir, Dong Nai province, often don’t go to school on the mainland. Some years ago, a...
“Vietnam in my heart”

“Vietnam in my heart”

(VOVWORLD) - As Vietnam and Egypt mark the 55th anniversary of their diplomatic ties on September 2, VOV reports on the special sentiment Egyptian diplomats feel for Vietnam
Hue aims to become capital of Vietnamese cuisine

Hue aims to become capital of Vietnamese cuisine

(VOVWORLD) - Hue cuisine is different from food in other parts of Vietnam and is characterized by its diverse ingredients, delicate preparations, and artful presentation. In recent years, local authorities and...
Hue delicacies tempting to every palate

Hue delicacies tempting to every palate

(VOVWORLD) - Hue cuisine is different from food in other parts of Vietnam. It is characterized by diverse ingredients, delicate preparation, and artful presentation. This has made Hue cuisine tempting to...
Vietnamese dishes favored in Russia

Vietnamese dishes favored in Russia

(VOVWORLD) - Typical Vietnamese dishes like “phở” noodle soup, spring rolls, summer rolls, and sandwiches called “banh my” are now available in many restaurants across Russia, including the Ligov restaurant in St...