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Eating Habits in Germany

Eating Habits in Germany

VOV.VN - Each region in Germany has its own specialties and variations. Some say that the cooking and eating habits there are greatly influenced by the French and has more of an Eastern European flavor.

Vietnamese eating habits worry health experts

Vietnamese eating habits worry health experts

Nutrition experts in Vietnam say an unbalanced diet of excessive sugar and salt combined with insufficient vegetable consumption is posing health risks to Vietnamese people.

Pho eating contest a huge success

A Pho restaurant in Ho Chi Minh City has launched an eating contest. If participants can finish a giant bowl of soup in one hour, they win VND1,000,000 (US$48).

Truong Thi May named sexiest vegetarian in Asia

Truong Thi May named sexiest vegetarian in Asia

(VOV) -Supermodel Truong Thi May is being honoured for her healthy eating habits in the annual contest held by the Asia Pacific branch of People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA).

Reflections on Hanoi

Reflections on Hanoi

After a few months in Hanoi, Ounkham Pimmata considers the differences between his hometown of Vientiane and Vietnam’s capital city.

Hanoi’s CPI down 0.21 pct in March

Hanoi’s CPI down 0.21 pct in March

(VOV) -The capital city’s Consumer Price Index (CPI) decreased slightly in March, falling 0.21 percent against the previous month but it was still 5.7 percent higher than the same period last year.

Man succumbs to brain-eating amoeba

A 25-year-old man from Phu Yen Province died last month after contracting an infection from the so-called brain-eating amoeba, a climate-sensitive, single-celled organism found in warm freshwater lakes and rivers, the HCM City Tropical Hospital has reported.

Boosting rice conservation

Boosting rice conservation

Like other Asians, many Vietnamese are taking the Western habit of eating fast food instead of rice, and thus putting the region’s agriculture sector at risk.