Vietnam’s Pho culture

Vietnam’s Pho culture

(VOVWORLD) - For many Vietnamese, Pho is much more than just noodle soup. From street vendors to luxurious restaurants, Pho has become the national dish of Vietnam. The history of pho...
Foreign students celebrate Vietnamese Tet

Foreign students celebrate Vietnamese Tet

(VOVWORLD) - Laotian, Cambodian, and Vietnamese students study at the Friendship School on the outskirt of Hanoi gather to make Chung, a typical square glutinous rice cakes for Tet, Vietnam’s...
Tet gifts warm up Truong Sa islanders’ hearts

Tet gifts warm up Truong Sa islanders’ hearts

(VOVWORLD) -A ship carrying naval forces and journalists from Vietnam’s mainland has docked at Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelago, delivering gifts to islanders in the lead-up to the Lunar New Year festival...
Hanoians welcome New Year 2019

Hanoians welcome New Year 2019

(VOVWORLD) - Employees will have a four-day break for the New Year Holiday 2019. In recent years, the solar New Year has enthusiastically been welcomed
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...