Vietnam ensures human rights in ethnic minority regions

Vietnam ensures human rights in ethnic minority regions

(VOVWORLD) - Since 2019, Vietnam has implemented a master plan to realize 13 recommendations made at the Universal Periodical Review (UPR) of the UN Human Rights Council – 3rd cycle. The recommendations concern anti-discrimination and...
Wednesday September 8, 2021

Wednesday September 8, 2021

(VOVWORLD) - This week, colleagues and listeners around the world congratulated us on Voice of Vietnam’s 76th founding anniversary, September 7th. These messages encourage us to keep improving our programming...
Wednesday August 25, 2021

Wednesday August 25, 2021

(VOVWORLD) - : First on our show today, we’d like to welcome Afzal Husain of India to VOV. In his first feedback on our programming, Afzal expressed his interest in the...
Laos’s Boun Ork Phansa Festival

Laos’s Boun Ork Phansa Festival

(VOVWORLD) - Lao people celebrate scores of traditional festivals and holidays throughout the year. Most of them, including the Boun Ork Phansa Festival, are based on Buddhism and interwoven with the seasons and...
Traditional clothes of the Cao Lan

Traditional clothes of the Cao Lan

(VOVWORLD) - The Cao Lan are one of two branches of the San Chay living in a number of northern mountain and midland provinces. The Cao Lan in Quang Ninh province wear their...
Swedish Midsummer festival

Swedish Midsummer festival

(VOVWORLD) - The Midsummer Festival is one of Sweden’s most important holidays, a highly anticipated event when family and friends get together – at least, when there’s no raging pandemic. Today our...
Life in Quang Ninh largely back to new normal

Life in Quang Ninh largely back to new normal

(VOVWORLD) - Normal life for local residents has generally returned to Quang Ninh province following local authorities struggling against the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic for a long period
Distortions of Vietnam’s religious freedom refuted

Distortions of Vietnam’s religious freedom refuted

(VOVWORLD) - The US Department of State released last month its 2020 International Religious Freedom Report which stated that some religious groups in Vietnam are not recognized by the State and are bothered...
Wednesday June 9, 2019

Wednesday June 9, 2019

(VOVWORLD) - VOV listeners in Europe told us that summer has arrived and they shared with us their summer vibe