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Vietnamese professor honoured in France

France’s Ecole normale superieure de Cachan (ENS Cachan), a prestigious public institution of higher education and research, presented Vietnamese professor Nguyen Van Hieu with an honorary doctorate degree at a ceremony on October 18.
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Special day to encourage reading

There are plans to set up an official National Reading Day in Vietnam to encourage the once strong Vietnamese fondness for reading.
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Hanoi officials pay tribute to Lenin

Delegation from the Party Committee, the People’s Council, the People’s Committee and the Fatherland Front’s Committee of Hanoi on April 22 laid wreaths at the statue of Vladimir Ilych Lenin in Lenin Park, to mark his 142 nd birthday, April 22, 1870.
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RoK offers universities books

A total of 10,000 books in Korean language were presented to Hanoi-based universities in a ceremony jointly held by the Republic of Korea-Vietnam Fund and the RoK Cultural Centre in Hanoi on December 16.