New TV program honors outstanding Vietnamese persons, achievements announced

Wednesday, 17/05/2023 15:28
A new TV program "Dau an Viet Nam" (Vietnam Impressions) honoring outstanding Vietnamese persons and promoting Vietnamese images to friends all over the world was announced by the Association for Liaison with Overseas Vietnamese and VTV’s External Television Department on May 16.
 At the announcement ceremony (Photo:

The program will be aired from May 2023 to January 2025 on VTV4 channel. The first issue is about President Ho Chi Minh and will be broadcast on May 19 to celebrate Uncle Ho’s 133rd birthday (May 19).

The 7-minute programme will be about historical figures, outstanding Vietnamese persons who are the pride of Vietnam at home and abroad, scientific achievements, or products associated with Vietnamese brands in different fields, including culture, economy, society, education, technology, and science.

Speaking at the announcement ceremony, Mr. Mai Phan Dung, Deputy Chairman of the State Committee for Overseas Vietnamese Affairs under the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, emphasized that the program will help honor Vietnamese values in the country’s development process, encouraging national pride, exciting patriotism, and improving Vietnamese language ability, especially for young overseas Vietnamese.

Chairman of the Association for Liaison with Overseas Vietnamese Nguyen Phu Binh said that the Vietnamese community abroad plays a very important role in national development. Therefore, the Party, State, and Government always pay great attention to overseas Vietnamese. Measures are needed to help the overseas Vietnamese community preserve and develop the national cultural identity and traditions, wherever they are.

Through the program “Dau an Viet Nam”, overseas Vietnamese can update information about the homeland quickly and accurately. Therefore, they can better understand the development situation of the country, seize opportunities for cooperation and development, and act as bridges connecting Vietnam with the world./.