Ciel Rouge: French film set in Vietnam to premiere in July

Ciel Rouge: French film set in Vietnam to premiere in July

NDO - French director Oliver Lorelle’s ‘Ciel Rouge’ (Red Sky), which is set in Vietnam in the early years of the Indochina War and shot entirely in Vietnam’s northern mountainous areas, will be shown in mid-July in France and in October in Vietnam. (8 hours ago)


Exhibition on Vietnam’s land and people held in Russia

  Jun 21, 2017
NDO - An exhibition, named ‘Vietnam – Landscape and people’, opened on June 20, at the Photography center Association of Russia, in Moscow, Russia. 

Exhibition showcases rare lacquered and gilded wooden objects

  Jun 20, 2017
NDO – An exhibition showcasing more than 100 lacquered and gilded wooden objects opened in Hanoi on June 20. 

Our Founding Fathers

  Jun 18, 2017
For a whole year, whenever Hung, a doctor, worked a night shift, his wife Ngoc would also be away from home, but Hung’s aunt Hai wasn’t worried about that. 

Cultural, sporting events mark VN-Cambodia diplomatic ties

  Jun 17, 2017
NDO/VNA – The Vietnamese Embassy in Cambodia and the Cambodian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation co-organised a cultural and sporting exchange event, in Phnom Penh on June 16, to celebrate the 50th anniversary of bilateral diplomatic ties (June 24). 

Can Tho hosts third international yoga day

  Jun 17, 2017
NDO – The third International Yoga Day – 2017 was held on June 17, in the Mekong River Delta City of Can Tho, as part of events to celebrate the 45th anniversary of Vietnam-India bilateral diplomatic ties (January 7, 1972 - 2017) and ten years of their strategic partnership (2007 - 2017). 

Thirty contestants enter final round of Miss ASEAN Friendship

  Jun 15, 2017
NDO – The final round of the 2017 Miss ASEAN Friendship contest will take place from June 15 to July 2 in Tuy Hoa city, Phu Yen province, featuring the participation of 30 contestants from ASEAN countries. 

Nguyen dynasty treasures on display in Da Lat

  Jun 15, 2017
NDO – A total of 36 precious artifacts, from the Nguyen dynasty period (1802-1945), are on display at an exhibition that opened recently at Lam Dong museum in Da Lat city. 

Workshop discusses preservation of heritage urban areas

  Jun 14, 2017
NDO – An international workshop was held in Hoi An, Quang Nam province on June 14, to discuss the preservation of heritage urban areas. 

Book on President Ho Chi Minh introduced in Bangladesh

  Jun 14, 2017
NDO/VNA – The Vietnamese Embassy in Bangladesh has held a ceremony to introduce the Bengali version of the book “How Ho Chi Minh wrote his testament” by Vu Ky, the secretary of late President Ho Chi Minh. 

Hanoi to host international culinary fest

  Jun 14, 2017
NDO - The Hanoi Exchange Programme for Culinary Culture is scheduled to take place on June 16-17, in the capital’s city centre. 

Vietnamese artists win prize at International Design Award

  Jun 13, 2017
NDO - Painter Nguyen Thu Thuy and her colleagues from the New Hanoi Art Company have been awarded the bronze medal at the 10th International Design Award (IDA) ceremony, held at the Architecture and Design A+D Museum, in Los Angeles, the US, for their mural painting at Da Nang Airport. 

CEG Music Festival 2017 to open in July

  Jun 12, 2017
NDO - CEG Music Festival 2017 (CMF 2017) will take place from July 29 to August 6, promising to offer a professional art playground with a series of art activities. 

Festival honours traditional trades of silk and brocade

  Jun 12, 2017
NDO – The Vietnam-Asia Silk and Brocade Festival opened on June 12 in Hoi An silk village, Quang Nam province, as part of the 6th Quang Nam Heritage Festival 2017. 

Great foresight

  Jun 11, 2017
The weather forecast said that today’s temperature might hit 39 degrees Celsius and that it was the hottest spell in the year of our lord 2016. Worse still ,a power cut plunged the whole town of Đong Thinh into darkness. In the daytime, the eternal hum of the cicadas made the atmosphere even stuffier.