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Located in the heart of Ho Chi Minh City, Nguyen Van Binh Book Street is proving to be a popular destination among visitors ahead of the Tet Book Street festival 2020 which is scheduled to take place from January 22-28.

HCM City promotes reading culture

Ho Chi Minh City’s authorities are promoting reading culture in the community through a series of new programmes organised this year.

HCM City promotes reading culture among community

Ho Chi Minh City’s authorities are promoting reading culture in the community through a series of new programmes organised this year.

 

Reading week launched in Ho Chi Minh City

The reading encouragement week, themed “Books and the young community”, was launched in Ho Chi Minh City on April 19, on the occasion of the sixth Vietnam Book Day (April 21).

 

Vietnam ready for third Book Day

  A number of activities will be held in response to third Vietnam Book Day (April 21).

Teachers alert youth to decline in reading culture

VietNamNet Bridge - Educators say that students are not reading books, resulting in increased violence, poor understanding of people and the world, and less empathy.

Translators bring books to new readers

VietNamNet Bridge – Vietnamese and French experts this week joined an international conference focusing on literature translation.

US helps renovate 300-year-old house

The US embassy has given US$40,000 to authorities in the northern province of Vinh Phuc to enable them to restore a traditional dinh (communal house) built nearly 300 years ago.

Running through Vietnam to promote reading culture

 VietNamNet Bridge – A Vietnamese information technology (IT) engineer has finished a long arduous trans-Vietnam journey, running more than 1,700km from north to south in less than 35 days to instil reading culture in young people.

Vietnamese read less than one book/year

VietNamNet Bridge – Vietnamese people read 0.8 books a year on average, said an official of the Ministry of Culture - Sports - Tourism at a press conference last week. The figure stunned the press.