Thang Long - Hanoi’s national treasures introduced to the public for the first time

Thang Long - Hanoi’s national treasures introduced to the public for the first time

NDO – Four groups of national treasures found in Thang Long ancient citadel are on display for the first time at the Hanoi Museum, No. 2 Pham Hung street, Me Tri ward, South Tu Liem district, on the occasion of the Vietnam Cultural Heritage Day (November 23).  (19 hours ago)


Reconstructed 11th century Tuong Long Pagoda unveiled in Hai Phong

  Nov 20, 2017
NDO - A reconstruction of the Tuong Long Pagoda, which was built in 1058 under the reign of Emperor Thanh Tong of the Ly Dynasty, was unveiled in the northern city of Hai Phong on November 19. 

The three friends' story

  Nov 19, 2017
“I have one foot in the grave!” Toan moaned. “We’re so old now, we haven’t got long left” he burst out laughing coldly. “Well, still see Hien, don’t you? In my heart of hearts I still have a deep hatred for him.”  

Week highlights great national unity, Vietnam’s cultural heritage

  Nov 18, 2017
NDO/VNA – A week themed “Great National Unity – Vietnam’s Cultural Heritage” kicked off at the Vietnam National Village for Ethnic Culture and Tourism, in Hanoi, on November 18.  

First Italy-ASEAN Week kicks off in Hanoi

  Nov 18, 2017
NDO/VNA – The first Italy-ASEAN Week, a programme to popularise culture and enhance the friendship between Italy and the ASEAN countries, opened in Hanoi on November 18.  

Researcher Bui Trong Hien: I understand the beautiful past of our forefathers

  Nov 18, 2017
NDO – Researcher Bui Trong Hieu had a pleasant experience trying for two years to restore ‘Cua Dinh’ folk singing (singing in front of the communal house), the original form of the ‘Ca Tru’ (ceremonial singing) musical genre.  

Vietnamese culture introduced at tea party in Laos

  Nov 18, 2017
NDO – Vietnamese cuisine, tourist information and handicraft products were introduced at a tea party held in Vientiane, on November 17, by the Women’s Union of the Lao Ministry of Foreign Affairs.  

Vietnamese, RoK outstanding films screened for free in Ho Chi Minh City

  Nov 18, 2017
NDO – The Vietnam – Republic of Korea (RoK) Film Festival officially opened in Ho Chi Minh City on November 17, as part of the activities under the 2017 Ho Chi Minh City – Gyeongju World Cultural Festival.  

Vietnam, China foster literature cooperation

  Nov 17, 2017
NDO/VNA – Measures to bring Vietnamese literary works, especially contemporary literature, closer to Chinese readers were discussed by writers from the two countries at a meeting held in Hanoi on November 17.  

Exhibition boasts beauty of land, people and culture of ASEAN countries

  Nov 17, 2017
NDO - More than 300 photos, and 60 reportages and documentary films highlighting the land, people and culture of ASEAN countries are on display in an exhibition that opened in Ninh Thuan province on November 16. 

Vo Trong Nghia Architects claims more awards at World Architecture Festival

  Nov 17, 2017
NDO/VNA – Vietnamese firm Vo Trong Nghia Architects won two prizes at the 10th World Architecture Festival, which took place in Berlin, Germany, from November 15-17. 

Keeping the countryside’s soul in the city

  Nov 16, 2017
NDO – With the hope of preserving the countryside’s features in the city, over nearly the past two months, members of the Mothers’ Club in Ho Chi Minh City have organised special markets every Sunday. In addition to introducing unique products from trade villages, the ‘amateur small traders’ introduced visitors to a green lifestyle with safe and environmentally friendly food sources. 

Hanoi to host Italy-ASEAN Week

  Nov 15, 2017
NDO/VNA – The first Italy-ASEAN Week will take place in Hanoi from November 17-27, with a string of interesting activities scheduled to be held. 

Exhibition features portraits of APEC economic leaders

  Nov 15, 2017
NDO – An applied fine art exhibition, featuring the portraits of the APEC economic leaders 2017, will be held at the Vietnam Fine Arts Museum in Hanoi from November 18-21. 

Paris exhibition honours late President Ho Chi Minh

  Nov 14, 2017
NDO – An exhibition dedicated to late President Ho Chi Minh opened in Paris, France on the evening of November 13 to mark the 30th anniversary of UNESCO’s Resolution 24C/18.65 in 1987, urging UNESCO member states to join in the commemoration of the centenary of the birth of the president (1890-1990).