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Community support activities spark joy in the north

As many as 34,000 books were presented to needy pupils in the northern province of Bac Giang on November 12 as part of a three-year programme jointly implemented by the Kim Dong Publishing House and the Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union Central Committee.
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Programme inspires children to read

A special “Storytelling train” event was held in the central city of Da Nang on April 2 with the aim of instilling Vietnamese children with a love of reading and encouraging them to enhance their language acquisition.
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Ten bilingual folktales help teach English

The bilingual edition of Vietnam's picture folktales has been released in Vietnamese and English by the Kim Dong Publishing House. Ten stories introduced in the first phase include Chuyen Ong Giong (The Story of Saint Giong), Son Tinh and Thuy Tinh, Su Tich Ho Guom (The Legend of Sword Lake), Tam Cam, and Thach Sanh.
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Publishing houses urged to launch e-books

Minister of Information and Communications Nguyen Bac Son said that e-books have become a trend, and called on publishing houses to launch more content in this format, the news website dtinews.vn reported on January 25.
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Writers to discuss islands, sea with children

Authors of several works in the book collection on the theme of “Vietnamese sea and islands” will meet and discuss sea and island issues with young readers at an exchange in the central city of Da Nang on October 24.