Da Lat cherry blossom festival to return this month

Da Lat cherry blossom festival to return this month

NDO/VNA – A cherry blossom festival will return to Tuyen Lam Lake in Da Lat city, in the Central Highlands province of Lam Dong, from January 26-28.  (Jan 17, 2018)


The valley of dew

  15 hours ago
The night thickened, and turmeric petals sprinkled in cups of wine. The wine tasted teary. Women stood in line waiting for the exact moment when they could scoop up fresh water from the village well to wash their husbands’ faces with to bring them luck throughout the New Year.  

Joint concert brings Vietnamese and US music students together

  Jan 20, 2018
NDO – A concert themed ‘Spring Harmony’ was held in Hanoi on January 19, bringing together students from the Vietnam National Academy of Music and 50 choir members from the Juniata University, the US.  

Exhibition on cultural heritage of ASEAN Community opens

  Jan 17, 2018
NDO – An exhibition on cultural heritage from the ASEAN Community opened in the Central Highlands province of Kon Tum on January 17, as part of activities to mark the 88th founding anniversary of the Communist Party of Vietnam and the 105th founding year of Kon Tum province. 

Artefacts of UNESCO-listed My Son Sanctuary go digital

  Jan 17, 2018
NDO - More than one thousand artefacts discovered during the excavation and renovation of towers in the My Son Sanctuary, a UNESCO heritage site in central Vietnam, have been digitalised. 

Music night to highlight folk melodies of ancient cities

  Jan 17, 2018
NDO – A music night will be held at the French Culture Centre in Hanoi (L’Espace) on January 20, with a highlight on the music repertoires of Hanoi and Hue cities. 

Local artist welcomes Friends of Vietnam Heritage to revamped Mirror House

  Jan 15, 2018
NDO - Painter Nguyen Thu Thuy had a talk on January 15 with members of the Friends of Vietnam Heritage (FVH) about the renovated Mirror House in central Hanoi’s Thong Nhat Park and her other ceramics projects.  

Photo book on Vietnam’s capital to join Frankfurt fair

  Jan 09, 2018
NDO – The Goethe-Institute Hanoi has extended an invitation to all people to contribute their photographs to the publication of a photo book on the capital of Hanoi. 

Art programme praises Party and country

  Jan 07, 2018
NDO – A special art programme entitled ‘Resounding the country’s melody’ was held at the Hanoi Opera House on January 6 to honour the Party and fatherland.  

E De ethnic minority beauty crowned Miss Universe Vietnam 2017

  Jan 07, 2018
NDO – H’Hen Nie from E De ethnic minority group was crowned Miss Universe Vietnam 2017 on the final night of the pageant which concluded in Nha Trang city, Khanh Hoa province on January 6. 

Tearless in Bangalore

  Jan 07, 2018
On board the flight from Bangkok to Bangalore, Diep sat next to a Korean businessman who had been trading in that Indian state for several years. It was the Silicon Valley of India, he informed her. And not only of India: Bangalore was the software center of the world. All the top software and electronic technology innovators and experts had come to roost in that state.  

Graphic designer Dang Thi Bich Ngoc: Coming to the end with great passion

  Jan 07, 2018
NDO - Vietnamese designer Dang Thi Bich Ngoc has won the 2017 Graphic Design Awards of the USA (GDUSA) for the first time with a set of four posters featuring characters from an ancient Tuong (classical drama) play entitled ‘San Hau’. 

Workshop reviews excavation work of Oc Eo culture in 2017

  Jan 04, 2018
NDO – The Vietnam Academy of Social Sciences (VASS) held a field workshop in the Mekong Delta province of An Giang on January 3 in order to review the results of excavation work of Oc Eo culture at the Oc Eo-Ba The (An Giang) and Nen Chua (Kien Giang province) archeological relic sites in 2017.  

Programme to feature cultural identities of ethnic minority groups

  Jan 04, 2018
NDO – A range of activities will be held from January 1-31 at the Viet Nam National Village for Ethnic Culture and Tourism in Dong Mo tourism area of Son Tay town in Hanoi to celebrate the New Year 2018. 

Vietnamese drama wins six international awards

  Jan 03, 2018
NDO – The Vietnamese drama entitled "Aspiration" of Ta Xuyen, directed by Meritorious Artist Lam Tung from the Vietnam National Drama Theatre, has won six awards in Shenzhen, China.