Impressions at Radio Asia 2013

(VOV) -The three-day conference on Radio Asia closed in Hanoi on July 31, leaving deep impressions on the international delegations coming from more than 20 countries and territories around the world.

The event was co-hosted by Radio the Voice of Vietnam (VOV) and the Asia-Pacific Broadcasting Union (ABU) under the theme “Radio and Social Media: Where to Next”.

See the following photos taken by reporter Huy Phuong:

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A seminar on digital audio broadcasting (DAB+) in the lead-up to the 2013RadioAsia Conference
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DAB+ radio receivers exhibited on the sidelines of the conference
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The opening ceremony of 2013 RadioAsia Conference at Melia Hotel in Hanoi on July 29
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Prime Minister’s opening speech
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More than 500 delegates gathering at the conference
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Leading radio broadcasters, experts and policy makers from many countries, including the UK, Germany, Australia, Singapore, Malaysia, and Japan
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Nine key sessions and several satellite seminars
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Discussions focused on social media, interact, applications for mobiles, Internet radio, as well as the development strategy of the broadcasting industry in the new era of digitalization
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VOVTV director Dong Manh Hung exchanging views on radio development
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Enjoying Vietnamese folk singing
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ABU Secretary General Javad Mottaghi presenting a gift to VOV Director Nguyen Dang Tien
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Local media workers interviewing delegates
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Sharing experience and seeking cooperation opportunities
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VOV international relation staff and voluntary students
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VOV leader Nguyen Dang Tien receiving ABU Secretary General Javad Mottaghi at his head office in Hanoi on July 31
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VOV Director General Nguyen Dang Tien receiving Director General of the Lao National Radio Station Sypha Nonglath on July 31
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In his closing speech at the 2013 RadioAsia Conference, Martin Hadlow, Secretary General of the Asian Media Information and Communication Centre (AMIC), said “We are returning to our homes with a piece of Vietnam deep in our hearts”
Ruby Tran