Hello and welcome to VOV’s Letter Box, our weekly feature dedicated to listeners throughout the world. We are Mai Phuong and Ngoc Huyen. A: First on our show today, we’d like to thank you all for your regular feedback to our broadcasts. As shortwave broadcasting is … [Read more...] about Wednesday February 4, 2015
Modern family season 4
An employee holds up a sample of black pepper that has gone through a machine that tumbles and rounds out the seeds, at the Pacific Basin Partnership Inc. processing plant in Hanoi, Vietnam. … [Read more...] about World’s oldest spice bears Vietnam modern riche
Farmers work on a terraced paddy field for the new rice season in Vietnam's northern Mu Cang Chai District, 360 km (225 miles) northwest of Hanoi. PHOTO: REUTERS Right now, 870 million people in the world are hungry. In Vietnam alone, an estimated 11.5 million people—14 … [Read more...] about Family farmers can feed the world – why are we looking elsewhere?
PANO - Much has been said about Indonesia, but this was the first time I could see the country of tens of thousands of islands in a program organized by the Indonesian Embassy in Vietnam. "Seeing is believing". I was bewildered at the seething atmosphere of the capital city of … [Read more...] about Part 1: Jakarta in festive season
Vietnamese people are changing their habits when they go shopping. The United Nations Development Program (UNDP) has ranked Vietnam in 11th position in terms of foreign direct investment (FDI) attractiveness. Moody's, meanwhile, places Vietnam in 6th position worldwide for its … [Read more...] about Tradition meets modern