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The Voice of Vietnam (VOV World) is the Vietnam national radio broadcaster. VOV World- News, Current Affairs and features keep you informed of multiple aspects of Vietnam: politics, economics, culture, society and more.

VOV5 of the Voice of Vietnam is the nation’s foreign language broadcaster serving overseas Vietnamese and foreigners all over the world.

VOV5 now broadcasts on short wave and medium wave in 12 languages: English, French, Russian, Spanish, Japanese, Mandarin Chinese, German, Lao, Thai, Cambodian, Indonesian and Vietnamese for Vietnamese who are living abroad.

VOV5 can be heard on local FM frequencies in Hanoi at 105.5, Quang Ninh, Ho Chi Minh city at 105.7 MHz and adjacent areas.

Voice of Vietnam (VOV5) officially launched its 24/7 English channel broadcasting daily on 104 FM for foreign listeners, overseas Vietnamese, English-speaking Vietnamese, and the foreign community in Vietnam on October 1, 2015.

The VOV5 program is on air daily from 06:00 to 24:00 hours.

VOV5 programming is now broadcast on short wave, mediumwave and the internet, serving listeners in Europe, North America, parts of Central America, South East Asia, and parts of Africa.

VOV World’s 12 language programs are now available on www.vovworld.vn or at http//vov.vn (Radio the Voice of Vietnam’s online newspaper).

The website www.vovworld.vn posts text of our programming, live radio programs, and recorded programs within 7 days.

Voice of Vietnam

Voice of Vietnam English Service

The English Service is one of the first sections of VOV’s Overseas Service, which began its broadcast on September 7, 1945, the founding anniversary of the Voice of Vietnam.

VOV5 English programs were officially broadcast on FM for the foreign community in Vietnam and domestic audience on In 1998.

VOV5 officially launched the 24/7 English channel broadcasting daily on 104 FM for foreign listeners, overseas Vietnamese, English-speaking Vietnamese, and the foreign community in Vietnam On October 1, 2015.

The VOV5 English program is on air daily from 06:00 to 24:00 hours.

It covers various aspects ranging from politics, economics, culture, and society to music and entertainment.

Features include News and Current Affairs, Economy, Discovery Vietnam, Doctor at home, Food Delight, Culture Rendezvous, What’s on, Colorful Vietnam-Vietnam’s 54 Ethnic Groups, Learning English on Radio, Learning Vietnamese, and more. All the best are on VOV 24/7 on 104 FM and at vovworld.vn.

Voice of Vietnam Program Schedule 

Voice of Vietnam 30-minute programs can be listened to on the internet at vovworld.vn at the following hours: 19.00-19.30; 21.30-22.00; 23.30-24.00; 0.00-0.30; 1.00-1.30; 2.30-3.00; 3.30-4.00; 10.00-10.30; 13.30-14.00; 15.00-15.30; 16.00-16.30 (UTC)

Monday- Current Affairs, Colorful Vietnam – Vietnam’s 54 ethnic groups People

Tuesday- Current Affairs, Society, Business

Wednesday- Current Affairs, Letter Box

Thursday- Current Affairs, Economy, Discovery Vietnam

Friday- Current Affairs, Rural Vietnam, Culture

Saturday- Saturday Report, Weekly review, Weekend music

Sunday- Culture & Sports, Sunday Show


Areas of coverageHanoi AirtimeUTC AirtimeFrequencies
Western Europe0:0017:009625 khz
Europe, Central Asia1:0018:007280 khz, 9730 khz
Europe, Central Asia2:0019:007280 khz, 9730 khz
Europe, Central Asia3:3020:307280 khz, 9730 khz
Africa, Middle East3:3020:307220 khz, 9550 khz
Indonesia6:3023:309840 khz, 12020 khz,
Eastern America8:001:0012005 khz
Eastern America9:302:3012005 khz
Central America -Caribbean10:303:306175 khz
Hanoi17:0010:00105.5 khz
Indonesia17:3010:309840 khz, 12020 khz
Indonesia17:00 9840 khz, 12020 khz
Laos, Thailand, Cambodia18:0011:001242 khz, 7285 khz
Japan, Quangdong18:30 9840 khz, 12020 khz
Indonesia19:3012:309840 khz, 12020 khz
Japan, Quangdong20:30 9840 khz, 12020 khz
Laos, Thailand, Cambodia, Indonesia22:0015:009840 khz, 12020 khz, 1242 khz, 7285 khz
Europe, Central Asia23:0016:007280 khz, 9730 khz
Africa, Middle East23:0016:007220 khz, 9550 khz
Hanoi23:0016:00105.5 khz

VOV World English Service Will send you all QSL cards to confirm your reports. We welcome your feedback at English Service, VOV World, Voice of Vietnam, 45 Ba Trieu Street, Hanoi, Vietnam.

VOV World English Service E-mail address is englishsection@vov.org.vn.

  • Contact Address: VOVWORLD – 45 BA TRIEU STREET – HA NOI – VIET NAM Tel: 84-4-38266809, Fax: 84-4-38266707 , Email: vovworld@vov.org.vn

*** First Update: 20 Aug 2019, Last Update: 20 Aug 2019


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