The calendar draws attention of a large number of students.
The calendar, with more than 20,000 copies made, includes paintings by children in the contest “I love my homeland’s sea and island” organized by the Da Nang Young Pioneers’ Association./.
More than thirty calendar designs featuring Vietnam's islands, landscapes, delicacies, and traditional culture are on exhibit in Ho Chi Minh City until next Sunday. [/caption] " /> The 35 wall calendar designs are being showcased at the "Vietnamese Book and Calendar Week" exhibition, which runs at 92 Le Thanh Ton Street, District 1, until September 21. "Dao Xanh Nuoc Viet" (Vietnam's Green Islands), a new design by photographer Gian Thanh Son, features his photos taken from a helicopter of seven islands in the central and southern regions. The designs, which do not include any Chinese characters as usual, also feature…... [read more]
The contest of press works and songwriting theme:"Truong Sa and its seas and Khanh Hoa Sea-Island homeland": 28 authors and groups of authors have won prizes
The contest organizer of press works and songwriting about: "Truong Sa and Khanh Hoa Sea-Island homeland" has just decided offering awards for 28 authors and groups of authors who had their works winning prizes in this contest. Accordingly, for press category: the first prizes were for "Truong Sa - Vietnamese land" of the press category and the pictorial magazine of authors Minh Chuong and Ngoc Hoa (Khanh Hoa Television); 02 second prizes were for "Frame house DK1" - the press category of Hoang Thi Thuy( VnExpress - Hanoi), "Sea - Island Chronicle" - the pictorial magazine category of Tran Tuan…... [read more]
(VOVworld)-An art exchange entitled "businesswomen towards homeland sea and islands" opened in Hanoi on Saturday to mark the International Women's Day. Addressing the event, Vice President Nguyen Thi Doan reiterated the Party and State's numerous policies to promote the business community development and their role in national construction and defense. Businesswomen have contributed to economic growth, job creation and social welfare. Vice President Nguyen Thi Doan :"In this program towards sea and islands of the homeland, many businesswomen have developed practical programs to support soldiers on duty on islands and remote areas. This will help share with women whose relatives…... [read more]
CPV: Summation meeting on press disseminating borders, and seas-islands in 2003 and orientations for 2004 was jointly held by the Central Ideology-culture Committee and central Ha Tinh's Party committee on Feb.7. Attending the meeting were central press agencies' heads, editors-in-chief, directors of broadcasting stations of land border and coastal provinces nationwide and officials from Ha Tinh's party committee, People's council and People's Committee, under the chairmanship of Central Ideology-culture CommitteeVice Chairman Dao Duy Quat, Warrant-Admiral, Party Central Committee member, Party secretary and Vice Commander of Naval Forces, Army hero Nguyen Van Tinh, and Provincial party committee secretary, People's Council chairman…... [read more]
Under the direction of the Central Committee's Secretariat on promoting the campaign "Gratitude border, islands", Phu Yen Provincial Youth Union and Tra Vinh Provincial Youth Union have jointly organized the exchange program "The young with homeland sea and islands". In the program, the young of 2 provinces exchanged cultural art, cultural characteristics of each province; sharing experience in youth union work and juvenilemovement; popularizing the common wealth of experience, particularly in promoting the role of the youth in participating in economic-social development, building up the homeland and country. On this occasion, Tra Vinh Provincial Youth Union awarded 4 Empathy houses,…... [read more]
(VOVworld) - Hanoi Youth Union and the Naval Command Zone 1 have held a discussion on the role played by top students towards homeland sea and islands. During the meeting in Hai Phong port city on Saturday, the students were briefed with latest developments in the East Sea and share with naval soldiers' stories in national defense. Nguyen Thi Nga is the Secretary of Hanoi Youth Union: "Young people have gained a better understanding about sea and island territorial integrity and explore stories by naval soldiers in charge of protecting sea and islands. We wish to uphold young people's obligations…... [read more]
PANO – The provincial Museum of Phu Yen recently held a program themed "Pride of homeland seas and islands" with the participation of more than 500 youth union members and youngsters from university, colleges and armed forces’ units in the province. The program consists of activities disseminating information concerning the seas and islands of Vietnam such as "Hoang Sa (Paracel) in the heart of Vietnam", presenting gifts to needy fishermen in Tuy Hoa city and 400 national flags to the Phu Yen Fisheries Union. Apart from that, a film show on the Vietnamese sovereignty over the Hoang Sa and Truong…... [read more]
A photo exhibition on youth for homeland sea and islands has taken place at No. 2 Le Thai To street, Hoan Kiem district, Hanoi, from March 16th - 20th. Accordingly, 120 photos reflecting activities in Truong Sa archipelago, including the life of people and soldiers, natural landscapes, moving stories on the archipelago, as well as the sentiments of the youth and people nationwide to the archipelago are on display. The exhibition is held to mark the 86th founding anniversary of the Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union (March 26th) and the Youth Month. Following are photos from the exhibition: BTA... [read more]
Overseas Vietnamese (OVs) in Australia on October 27 raised AUD 20,000 for the Vu A Dinh Scholarship Fund and the “For beloved Hoang Sa-Truong Sa” Club. The fundraising took place at a meeting between OVs, representatives of Vietnamese agencies in Australia and a visiting Vietnamese delegation led by former Vice President Truong My Hoa, who is head of both the fund and the club. At the event, Hoa told OVs about difficulties faced by ethnic minority students in mountainous areas, fishermen and soldiers who are performing tasks in islands. She also informed them about activities of the fund, which is…... [read more]
Hanoi (VNA) - Sea and island tourism has contributed greatly to Vietnam’s tourism sector, accounting for about 70 percent of the country’s total flow of visitors. Vietnam holds great sea and island potential Vietnam boasts the greatest sea and island potential among Southeast Asian nations. It has a coastline of more than 3,260 kilometres and seawater surface of over 1 million square kilometres, dotted with some 2,700 islands of all shapes and sizes. According to Dr. Du Van Toan, Head of the Division of Marine Resources and Climate Change Research of the Vietnam Institute of Seas and Islands under the…... [read more]