The Hanoi based National Hospital of Pediatrics has become the second hospital in the country allowed to perform transgender surgeries.
(VOV) - A local resident in Phu Tho village, Tam Nong district of the southern province of Dong Thap has died of A/H1N1 influenza, the provincial Health Department reported on April 4.
The website of the United Nation Children’s Fund (UNICEF) on May 29 ran an article praising Vietnamese “glass-bone” girl - Nguyen Phuong Anh - for her talent and desire to live which have inspired the community.
(VOV) -Bui Ngoc Han Julia has won the girls’ German Youth U10 Individual Chess Championships in Oberhof, Germany.
Nearly 150 Japanese traditional dolls are on display at the Museum of the Cultures of Vietnam’s Ethnic Groups in the northern city of Thai Nguyen as part of activities to celebrate the 40th anniversary of Vietnam-Japan diplomatic ties and greet International Children’s Day on June 1.
(VOV) -Nguyen Tien Long’s ‘21st Century Ao Dai’ photo from Rennes won the first prize at the A Glimpse of Vietnam in France photo contest held recently by the Vietnamese Students Association (UEVF) chapter in northwestern France.
(VOV) - Leading Vietnamese player Le Quang Liem on May 25 defeated his host opponent J. Catalino at the ongoing Asian Continental Chess Championship in the Philippines, raising hope of winning the tournament’s trophy.
Theatres around Hanoi and HCM City are staging new plays aimed at entertaining young audiences during the summer holiday and on International Children's Day on June 1.
(VOV) - The limbless Australian motivator encouraged Hanoi’s young people to be self-confident, cherish dreams and never give up hope at My Dinh National Stadium on May 23.
(VOV) -Nick Vujicic enjoyed meeting his Vietnamese fans at the While Palace Conventional Centre in Ho Chi Minh City on May 22.
(VOV) - Singaporean painter Choo Meng Foo is organizing an exhibition entitled “Vietnam Portrait” at the Art Accent gallery in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, from May 10-19.
(VOV) - Nguyen Hoang Hiep has won two prizes in the 2013 Sony World Photography Awards (SWPA) with his photograph entitiled ‘Storm.
(VOV) - Yoon Da Young, whose cuteness and personality has made her one of the Republic of Korea’s (RoK) favourite television faces, has Vietnamese origins.
(VOV) - The General Hospital of the Central Highland province of Lam Dong has quarantined a 53-year-old man infected with the swine flu strain A/H1N1.
(VOV) -A 12-year old girl from Thanh Hoa province has died of the influenza A (H1N1) virus, also known as swine flu, Dr. Nguyen Hong Ha, Deputy Director of the Central Hospital for Tropical Diseases, announced on April 23.