At the age of 34, Alăng Thớ became the first Cơ Tu ethnic minority person in Việt Nam to gain a PhD degree when he graduated in December 2019.
Each locality in Việt Nam has its own specialty. Hải Dương has its green been cake and Cao Bằng has its bánh khảo (sweet short cake made of roast glutinous rice flour). In Hà Tĩnh the specialty is cu đơ, a candy made of roasted peanuts and molasses and covered with rice pancakes.
Being a teacher standing in front of a blackboard was Huỳnh Thị Xậm’s childhood dream but she thought it was impossible due to her disabilities.
Twenty books by late cultural researcher and author Sơn Nam of Kiên Giang Province, a leading writer of the Cửu Long (Mekong) River Delta region, have been reprinted by the Trẻ Publishing House.
Enjoying an outdoor BBQ grilled duck in the middle of beautiful blooming yellow paddy field might be a picnic to dream of for anyone, but it turned into a nightmare for one poor farmer.
Farmers in Trà Vinh Province are lending their land for free to poor farmers as a way of helping families escape poverty.
On a typical morning in HCM City, Nguyễn Hải Tùng, 27, appears on the twenty fifth floor of a building in District 7. He is preparing for a good day’s work, but not as a white collar worker.