Vietnam wins first prize at World Puppet Carnival

Vietnam wins first prize at World Puppet Carnival

NDO – The puppet art troupe from Vietnam Puppet Theatre, representing Vietnam at the 8th World Puppet Carnival in Yekaterinburg, Russia, has won the first prize and the Best Puppet Design prize. (3 hours ago)


Miss Universe Vietnam becomes Room to Read Ambassador

  Aug 16, 2018 10:57:15
NDO – H’ Hen Nie, Miss Universe Vietnam 2017, has been named an ambassador for Room to Read, a global non-profit focused on literacy and girls’ education. 

Bringing new vitality for bamboo products

  Aug 15, 2018 11:55:27
NDO – Located right at the foot of Cua Dai Bridge in Hoi An city, Quang Nam province, Vo Tan Tan's bamboo shop ‘Taboo Bamboo’ attracts tourists to visit and shop with unique bamboo products. With the available materials, he not only creates innovative products that are environmentally friendly, but also contributes to awakening a craft village that seemed to have been lost. 

Hanoi Food Rescue: Youth club act to support the disadvantaged

  Aug 14, 2018 10:19:37
NDO – Utilising food surpluses from restaurants, hotels and households and transporting them to people in need has been the regular work by the members of the Hanoi Food Rescue (HFR) over the past five years. 

Vietnam International Finger-style Guitar Festival to open

  Aug 13, 2018 17:32:25
NDO – The Vietnam International Finger-Style Guitar Festival 2018 will take place at the Youth Theatre in Hanoi on August 25. 

Choreographer Nguyen Phuc Hung: I am proud to establish a unique aura for the HBSO

  Aug 13, 2018 10:18:05
NDO - Nguyen Phuc Hung, the leading choreographer at the Ho Chi Minh City Ballet Symphony Orchestra and Opera (HBSO), and his team successfully staged the opera “Der Freischütz – Hunters Pride” in July, as a cooperation project with the Goethe-Institut. He granted an interview to Nhan Dan (People) Monthly Newspaper to talk more about the project as well as his career over the past 20 years. 

Exhibition inspires people’s love for the country’s seas and islands

  Aug 10, 2018 14:52:09
NDO – Hanoians recently had an opportunity to admire wonderful images of Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelago through the photographs on display at an exhibition held in the capital city of Hanoi, from August 3 -7. 

Vietnam Puppetry Festival to be held in Ho Chi Minh City

  Aug 10, 2018 12:22:05
NDO – The Vietnam Puppetry Festival will be held, for the first time, at Nguyen Hue Pedestrian Street, Ho Chi Minh City, from August 16-18.  

Phan Thi Mo crowned World Miss Tourism Ambassador

  Aug 09, 2018 17:00:14
NDO – Phan Thi Mo – Vietnamese delegate - has defeated 49 contestants from many countries around the globe to be crowned as the World Miss Tourism Ambassador 2018, in Thailand, on August 8.  

Ancient Ao dai show held in Hanoi

  Aug 09, 2018 11:24:30
NDO – Several ancient Ao dai (traditional Vietnamese dress) samples were presented at the Hanoi Old Quarter Culture Exchange Centre, on August 8. 

French quartet Arod to perform in Hanoi

  Aug 07, 2018 17:42:12
NDO –French quartet Arod and talented pianist Nguyen Viet Trung will perform at the French Cultural Centre L'Espace, No.24 Trang Tien Street, Hoan Kiem, Hanoi, at 8pm, on August 25, as part of the Vietnam Connection Music Festival. 

2018 “Autumn Melody” concert to be held in Hanoi

  Aug 07, 2018 11:14:38
NDO – Music lovers will have a chance to enjoy well-known masterpieces of symphonic music, ballets and operas, as well as contemporary dancing and classic Vietnamese works at a concert entitled “Autumn Melody” 2018, to be held at the Hanoi Opera House on August 16. 

Photo exhibition highlights love for sea and islands

  Aug 04, 2018 12:27:35
NDO – A photo exhibition on the theme of ‘Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelagos in my mind’ kicked off in Hanoi on August 3, as a meaningful activity of the 12 journalists and photographers who visited Truong Sa on the occasion of the 54th anniversary of the first victory of the Vietnam People's Navy (1964 – 2018).  

Exhibition displays photos of life in Hanoi's suburbs

  Aug 03, 2018 18:37:46
NDO – The Hanoi Artistic Photographers' Association under the Hanoi Union of Literature and Arts Associations opened an artistic photo exhibition on the theme of “Life in Hanoi's suburbs” at the Exhibition House, No.45 Trang Tien, Hanoi, on August 3.  

Conductor Le Phi Phi to return home for Bach concert

  Aug 01, 2018 18:29:32
NDO/VNA - Conductor Le Phi Phi will return to Vietnam from Macedonia to conduct a concert featuring works composed by Johann Sebastian Bach at the Opera House in Ho Chi Minh City on August 9.