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4 reliable online sites for scholarship hunters

(VNF) – More and more students are looking for opportunities to study abroad. An online site providing reliable source of information on scholarship and study loan will help generate more precise result while time and cost effective.

NGOs contribute to Quang Tri's rural development

Plan International Vietnam (Plan) is one of the first international organisations operating in Quang Tri, with many social, humanitarian and charitable activities. Plan is a non-governmental organisation (NGO) operating in 73 countries including Vietnam. In the past years, Plan has strengthened cooperation with localities, communities and families to improve the quality of life of people, especially children in disadvantaged areas of Quang Tri province.

The Vietnam war is over, the Bombs remain

Shading my eyes from the bright sun, I stared into the bomb crater amid the verdant rice paddies. While it had been nearly 50 years since the last American planes riddled the countryside near Danang in central Vietnam, craters still pockmark the land.

Binh Duong spends big money to preserve Don ca tai tu

The Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism of the southern province of Binh Duong has decided to earmark more than VND 9.7 billion (USD 426,800) to protect the “don ca tai tu” art form (southern amateur singing) from 2018-2020, heard a local conference on March 21.

Overseas director and the ties with Vietnamese root

(VNF) – Tran Anh Hung is presently the most globally acclaimed director of Vietnamese descent. His films have won him international praise and awards, including a “Golden Lion” (best film at the Venice Film Festival), a “César” (best first film) and an “Academy Award nomination” for best foreign film.

Five hidden coffee shops in HCM City

Unlike anywhere else in this world, coffee is a common denominator among people in Ho Chi Minh City. From the factory worker way out in the industrial zone to the top dog with the million-dollar car, from the student to the office worker, all still find some time in their busy lives sitting at a sidewalk cafe, sipping a rich cup of coffee.