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Maison Chance a story of love

Maison Chance, a story of love

12/10/2018 11:29 GMT+7

Twenty-five years ago, Aline Rebeaud, a 21-year-old Swiss girl, travelled through Asia unaware that Vietnam would be part of her nearly-three-decade miraculous journey called Maison Chance.
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Van Anh fighting for gender equality

Van Anh, fighting for gender equality

06/09/2018 16:33 GMT+7

Nguyen Thi Van Anh, Director of the Center for Studies and Applied Sciences in Gender - Family - Women and Adolescents (CSAGA) is a social activist who has made great efforts in protecting disadvantaged people, children and women vulnerable to domestic violence and social discrimination.
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A female scientist who brings nano silver into daily life

A female scientist who brings nano silver into daily life

28/08/2018 14:14 GMT+7

Doctor Tran Ngoc Dung, head of the Institute for Environmentally Friendly Technology, an arm of the Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology, was awarded the 2017 L'Oreal-UNESCO prize for nano silver research. The practicality of her research has created products that bring great benefits to daily life. 
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Old veteran keeps memorabilia in tribute to fallen comrades

Old veteran keeps memorabilia in tribute to fallen comrades

23/08/2018 10:29 GMT+7

After the war, Lam Van Bang returned home and decided to set up a museum to pay tribute to his comrades.
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Connie Field a documentary filmmaker of hidden stories

Connie Field, a documentary filmmaker of hidden stories

18/06/2018 15:05 GMT+7

Academy Award nominated and Emmy winning director Connie Field has come to Vietnam to introduce her latest film “The Whistleblower of My Lai”. The documentary features the creation of a music opera which explores the tragedy of My Lai through the perception of Hugh Thompson, a young army helicopter pilot who accidentally witnessed and tried to stop the massacre in Son My commune, Quang Ngai province in 1968.
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Francis Hung: Journey to become a US talent

Francis Hung: Journey to become a US talent

09/05/2018 10:13 GMT+7

Francis Hung (Vuong Huu Hung) is an Alien of Extraordinary Ability (EB-1A) endorsed by the US Government.  He is the first Vietnamese speaker and cooperate trainer endorsed as an “Extraordinary Ability” person in the field of training and the business consultancy industry.
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Artist devotes life to preserve traditional music

Artist devotes life to preserve traditional music

05/05/2018 14:59 GMT+7

For over 60 years, Pham Thuy Hoan has performed with her zither in many countries in the world. She has also contributed significantly to lecturing and introducing the Vietnamese zither to national and international audiences.
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A Japanese companion for Vietnamese patients

A Japanese companion for Vietnamese patients

11/04/2018 10:01 GMT+7

Having worked at the Thanh Hoa Nursing and Rehabilitation Central Hospital under a volunteer programme run by the Japanese International Cooperation Agency (JICA) since March 2017, Dr. Iizuka Kazuhiro is known not only for his expert contributions but also for his creative inventions which help reduce costs for patients.
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