Book bus launched in Ho Chi Minh City

Book bus launched in Ho Chi Minh City

NDO – A book bus, a mobile book service, was launched in Ho Chi Minh City on April 21 to mark Vietnam’s 43rd National Reunification Day (April 30) and the fifth Book Day (April 21). (19 hours ago)

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Fifth Vietnam Book Day features exciting activities

  Apr 18, 2018
NDO – The 5th Viet Nam Book Day 2018 officially kicked off at Thong Nhat Park in Hanoi on April 18, featuring nearly 20 events with different themes. 

Violinist Huu Quoc to perform in Ho Chi Minh City

  Apr 16, 2018
NDO – Violinist Tran Huu Quoc will play a selection of masterpieces by famous composers in a concert at the Ho Chi Minh City Opera House on April 19, according to an announcement from the Ho Chi Minh City Ballet Symphony Orchestra (HBSO).  

Activities celebrate Vietnam Ethnic Groups’ Cultural Day

  Apr 16, 2018
NDO – A wide variety of unique cultural activities will be held from April 19-22 at the Vietnam National Village for Ethnic Culture and Tourism in the Dong Mo tourism area of Son Tay town, Hanoi, to celebrate the Vietnam Ethnic Groups’ Cultural Day (April 19).  

National-scale art programme to mark establishment of Dai Co Viet dynasty

  Apr 16, 2018
NDO - A national-scale ceremony and art programme entitled 'Shining epic on Dai Co Viet' will take place from April 24-27, to mark the 1050th anniversary of the establishment of Dai Co Viet, the first imperial dynasty in Vietnam.  

Fireworks to mark Reunification Day, May Day in Ho Chi Minh City

  Apr 15, 2018
NDO/VNA – Fireworks will light up the sky of Ho Chi Minh City later this month to celebrate 43 years of the South Liberation and National Reunification Day (April 30, 1975) and the 132nd May Day (May 1, 1886). 

Vietnamese culture attracts visitors at int’l fair in Mexico

  Apr 15, 2018
NDO/VNA – The Vietnamese culture has impressed visitors at the 10th International Friendly Cultures Fair, which opened at Zocalo square in Mexico City, Mexico, on April 14. 

Various activities during Vietnam-France week in HCM City

  Apr 15, 2018
NDO/VNA - Multiple activities are underway as part of the Vietnam – France Culture and Friendship Week at the Youth Cultural House in Ho Chi Minh City from April 15 to 20. 

Music education programme for children launched in Vietnam

  Apr 14, 2018
NDO – Kindermusik, a music education programme aimed at children, was launched at the Soul Music & Performing Arts Academy in Ho Chi Minh City, on April 14, by the Asia Music and Performing Arts Education (AMPA). 

Meritorious Artist Quyen Van Minh: I’m still passionately in love with jazz

  Apr 14, 2018
NDO – After more than five decades developing a strong attachment to music, Meritorious Artist - saxophonist Quyen Van Minh admitted that he was still passionately in love with jazz. In an interview granted to Nhan Dan Weekly, he recalled his first days discovering jazz music as well as his hope to bring Vietnamese jazz music to the world. 

Cultural centre lifts Vietnam – France relationship

  Apr 06, 2018
NDO – A new branch of the French Cultural Centre L'Espace officially opened on April 6, on the campus of the Hanoi University of Architecture, Ha Dong district, Hanoi, to serve as a bridge to support the friendship and co-operation between the Vietnam and France. 

Vietnam's romance film released in Japan

  Apr 06, 2018
NDO/VNA - Independent female director Cao Thuy Nhi’s feature film on love, Nham Mat Thay Mua He (Snow in Summer), will be released in Hokkaido, Japan, on April 6. 

2017 Golden Kite Awards attracts nearly 120 movies

  Apr 05, 2018
NDO – The 2017 Golden Kite Awards’ organisation board received 117 cinematographic submissions in various categories, including featured film, TV series, documentary film, cartoon, scientific films and short films, as well as four film studies and critiques. 

Vietnamese photographers win big at Smithsonian Photo Contest

  Apr 05, 2018
NDO – Vietnamese photographers Nguyen Huu Thong and Tran Tuan Viet have emerged triumphant at the 15th annual Smithsonian Photo Contest. 

Cho Thu carpentry village in An Giang

  Apr 05, 2018
NDO – Referring to Cho Moi island district, An Giang province, people often imagine a fertile alluvial land with green fields, with ordinary farmers as in other agricultural areas. Few people think that in this land, is the Mekong Delta region’s best-known carpentry village - Cho Thu carpentry village.