Thế Giới Publishers

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Thế Giới Publishers
PredecessorForeign Languages Publishing House (Hanoi)
Country of origin Vietnam
Headquarters location Hanoi
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Thế Giới Publishers (Vietnamese : Nhà xuất bản Thế Giới, literally "World Publishers") is Vietnam's official foreign language publishing house.


Company history

The publishing house was established in 1957 "to introduce readers around the world to Vietnam" through publications in English, French and other foreign languages. [1] From 1957 to 1992 it was known as the Foreign Languages Publishing House and also as the Editions en Langues Etrangères (Nhà xuất bản ngoại văn). [2]

It also now publishes bilingual books and books in Vietnamese and publishes Vietnam Cultural Window an English language bi-monthly illustrated magazine, as well as a quarterly academic journal, Vietnamese Studies and its French version, Etudes Vietnamiennes.

Thế Giới also offers consultancy services using its experience in translation and publishing for cooperative ventures in the book industry, printing and translation.

Subject specialities

Thế Giới publications cover a wide range of topics:

Book series

Under Foreign Languages Publishing House imprint

Under Editions en Langues Etrangères imprint

Under The Gioi imprint

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