(VOV) - In observance of International Day of the Girl Child (October 11), a rally and march were held in Hanoi on September 28 to raise awareness of gender imbalance at birth in Vietnam.
(VOV) - Vietnam will have to face with an astonishing redundancy of 2.3 to 4.3 million men unable to find wives to get married as gender imbalance in the sex ratio at birth increased from 106.2 boys /100 girls in 2000 to 113.8 boys/100 girls in 2013.
Japanese Film Festival 2014 will satisfy the passion of Japanese film fans in Vietnam with eight movies under the common theme of Passion.
Typhoon Kalmaegi left at least nine people dead and 10 injured after making landfall in northern provinces on September 16.
Police in the southern province of Binh Duong will prosecute a couple for brutally beating their three-year-old daughter.
Nguyen Trong Khoi, an overseas Vietnamese living in Boston, the US, is showing 20 of his oil paintings at the Cam Xuc Dai Ngan (Sylvan Sentiments) exhibition at Tu Do Gallery in HCM City.
Local top female player Vu Thi Trang lived up to expectations, overcoming Susanto Yulia Yosephin of Indonesia in the women's singles first-round match in three sets (17-2121-1521-16), sealing a place in the second round of the Vietnam Open badminton tournament.
The Ministry of Health has issued a new circular to tighten regulations on conduct of medical check-ups and treatment for charity.
(VOV) - In a beautiful serene location nestled on the banks of the Thu Bon River, the ancient town of Hoi An offers tourists a relaxed atmosphere with low, tile-roofed houses and narrow streets.
(VOV) - The heart throbbing famous Korean girl band SNSD is set to perform and exchange with fans at the grand opening of the country’s second tallest building – Lotte Centre Hanoi – on September 2.
(VOV) -A 17-year old American girl Kayala Jaramillo has cut her hair, taken vows of chastity and been ordained a nun at Thien Vien Chan Nguyen (Buddhist Meditation Centre) in California, the US.
(VOV) - French national Tiberghien Frédo, 48, has decided to live the rest of his life in Vietnam after marrying a Dao ethnic girl, 24 years younger than him, in the northern province of Yen Bai.
As spring arrives in the northwestern region, it is the time when young H’Mong men ask their friends to help them to “steal or pull a wife”, an established local custom.
(VOV) -The Youth Theatre in Hanoi brings Bertolt Brecht’s masterpiece the “Caucasian Chalk Circle” to Hanoi from September 16-19, announced theatre Director Truong Nhuan at a press conference on August 13.
(VOV) - Coming from HCM City, Tuong Vy beat out other beauties around the world, winning Miss Vietnam Continents 2014 in California, the US, on August 9.