Programme honours Raglai ethnic people’s culture

Programme honours Raglai ethnic people’s culture

NDO – An arts programme, introducing the unique cultural identities of the Raglai ethnic minority people from Ninh Thuan province, will take place at the Vietnam National Village for Ethnic Culture and Tourism in Dong Mo, Son Tay district, Hanoi, on June 24-25. (Jun 23, 2017)


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. 

Exhibition highlights Cham crafts of pottery, brocade weaving

  Jun 09, 2017
NDO - An exhibition featuring the pottery and brocade weaving crafts of Cham ethnic minority groups was held in Nha Trang city, Khanh Hoa province on June 9, as part of activities within the Nha Trang - Khanh Hoa Sea Festival 2017. 

International Choir Competition kicks off in Hoi An

  Jun 08, 2017
NDO – The 2017 International Choir Competition officially kicked off on June 7 in the UNESCO-listed ancient city of Hoi An, the central province of Quang Nam. 

European–Vietnamese documentary festival to kick off

  Jun 07, 2017
NDO - The 8th European-Vietnamese Documentary Film Festival will be held in Vietnam from June 9-18, aiming to promote better understanding between the people of Vietnam and Europe. 

Photographer loves to explore natural landscape from above

  Jun 05, 2017
NDO – Having an interest in flying camera (fly cam) techniques for many years, photographer Lam Tu Khoa is now the owner of numerous film strips and photos capturing the central and Central Highlands regions, particularly his homeland Da Nang city. 

French hip-hop group Swaggers to shake Hanoi stage

  Jun 02, 2017
NDO – Swaggers, an all-female French dance group, will stage two contemporary and hip hop dance shows in Ho Chi Minh City on June 10 and Hanoi on June 11. 

Vietnam – Asia silk, brocade culture festival to open in Hoi An

  Jun 01, 2017
NDO – The 2017 Vietnam – Asia Silk and Brocade Culture Festival will take place over two days from June 12-13 in Hoi An ancient city in the central province of Quang Nam, as part of activities under the ‘Quang Nam- heritage journey’ programme.  

Colombian photos, handicrafts exhibited in Hanoi

  May 30, 2017
NDO/VNA – A Colombian photography and handicraft exhibition opened in Hanoi on May 29, as part of the two countries’ cultural exchange programme for 2017-2019. 

Promoting local culture in walking street around Hoan Kiem lake

  May 29, 2017
NDO –Cultures from cities and provinces nationwide will be brought together in Hanoi to perform on the walking street around Hoan Kiem Lake, in an effort to diversify cultural activities in the area, enhance cultural exchanges between the capital and other localities as well as meet the demand for cultural enjoyment of Hanoians and visitors alike. 

Man restoring ancient pottery in Ninh Binh's village

  May 29, 2017
NDO – Since 2007, meritorious Artisan Pham Van Vang from Bach Lien village, Yen Thanh commune, Yen Mo district, in the northern province of Ninh Binh, has nurtured the idea of restoring the ancient local Bo Bat pottery craft, an art which had been lost for around ten centuries. With unremitting efforts, he has successfully brought these pottery products to both domestic and international markets. 

Hennessy concert to feature two talented Japanese artists

  May 26, 2017
NDO – Two talented artists from Japan, Miura Fumiaki (violon) and Akira Eguchi (piano), will delight music lovers in Hanoi at the 21st edition of the annual Hennessy Concert, to be held at the Hanoi Opera House on June 4. 

Exhibition brings Vietnam closer to Myanmar

  May 25, 2017
NDO – An exhibition, featuring nearly 100 photos and paintings in relation to Vietnam and Myanmar, was held in Yangon, Myanmar on May 23 by the Vietnamese Embassy in Myanmar. 

The sound of gongs in Ba Vi district

  May 23, 2017
NDO – Ba Vi is a mountainous district in Hanoi, home to the Muong, Dao and Kinh ethnic minority groups along with customs imbued with unique local cultural identities. Gong art of the Muong ethnic minority group is a traditional cultural art form, creating a unique attraction for the district.