UNESCO Global Report 2018 announced in Vietnam

UNESCO Global Report 2018 announced in Vietnam

NDO - The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) in coordination with the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism (MCST) organised a ceremony in Hanoi on May 23 to announce the UNESCO Global Report 2018. (May 23, 2018)


The elegance of Khmer people’s traditional costume

  May 20, 2018
NDO – The traditional costumes of the Khmer people, particularly of women, has been preserved for thousands of years, contributing the the cultural diversity of ethnic groups in Vietnam. 

First-ever logo exhibition held in Hanoi

  May 20, 2018
NDO – Nearly 500 logos by 60 designers are on display at the first-ever Vietnam Logo Exhibition, which opened in Hanoi, on May 18, under the sponsorship of the Vietnam Fine Arts Association.  

Milk flower tree in centre of Ho Chi Minh City

  May 20, 2018
On the corner of Pasteur-Dien Bien Phu Road, Ho Chi Minh City, there is a flower tree completely different from the other trees around it. When October comes, the scent of the flower spreads all across the street.  

Vietnam Festival 2018 opens in Tokyo

  May 19, 2018
NDO/VNA – The Vietnam Festival 2018 kicked off at Yoyogi park in the Japanese capital of Tokyo on May 19 on the occasion of the 128th birth anniversary of President Ho Chi Minh. 

Thua Thien - Hue: Exhibition reflects Ho Chi Minh’s ties with Europe

  May 19, 2018
NDO/VNA – An exhibition was opened at the Ho Chi Minh Museum in the central province of Thua Thien - Hue on May 18 to give visitors an insight into late President Ho Chi Minh’s connections with European friends. 

Cultural and Creative Hubs project launched in Vietnam

  May 18, 2018
NDO – The British Council in partnership with the Vietnam National Institute of Culture and Arts Studies launched a three-year-project Cultural and Creative Hubs (CCHs) in Vietnam between 2018 and 2021. 

Temple of Literature to host first-ever summer programme for children

  May 16, 2018
NDO – Hanoi’s Temple of Literature will host a first-ever summer programme for children from June 1 to August 20, which is designed to educate children on Vietnamese traditional cultural values while improving their life skills.  

Watercolour paintings exhibition held in Ho Chi Minh City

  May 16, 2018
NDO – The International Watercolour painting Exhibition opened in Ho Chi Minh City on May 15, showcasing 74 paintings by Vietnamese and foreign artists. 

Then singing festival wraps up in Ha Giang

  May 15, 2018
NDO/VNA – The sixth national festival celebrating the art of Then singing and the Tinh gourd lute of the Tay, Nung, and Thai ethnic groups concluded in the northernmost province of Ha Giang on May 14. 

Vietnamese contemporary paintings exhibited in Algeria

  May 14, 2018
NDO/VNA – An exhibition showcasing paintings by a Vietnamese artist has been organised for the first time in Algeria, from May 13-14, by the Vietnamese Embassy in the country in collaboration with the Algerian Ministry of Culture. 

Meritorious Artist Ha Pham Thang Long: You need devotion while doing arts

  May 14, 2018
NDO – Once praised as the leading opera singer in Vietnam, Meritorious Artist Ha Pham Thang Long retired from the stage four years ago and is now working as a lecturer. In an interview with Nhan Dan (People) Weekly, she shared her thoughts on how to develop opera in Vietnam. 

Various activities during European Book Days in HCM City

  May 13, 2018
NDO/VNA – The third European Book Days officially opened on Nguyen Van Binh Book Street in Ho Chi Minh City on May 13, featuring a myriad of activities attractive to local young people. 

One melody in memory of father

  May 13, 2018
To meet Diem, his ex-wife, Dong went to a refreshment stall on the side of a street. A few minutes later, she turned up in a black Camry. Getting out, at first glance she seemed greatly displeased with his casual clothes. 

Mong ethnic costume to be introduced at Miss Tourism Queen Int’l

  May 10, 2018
NDO – Vietnamese representative Dieu Linh has unveiled the Mong ethnic costume which she will wear for the national costume competition at the Miss Tourism Queen International 2018 pageant in Thailand.