Famous Vietnamese-Australian pianist to play in Ho Chi Minh City

Famous Vietnamese-Australian pianist to play in Ho Chi Minh City

NDO/VNA - Vietnamese-Australian star Nguyen Van Anh will headline a friendship concert programme in Ho Chi Minh City to celebrate the 45th anniversary of Vietnam-Australia diplomatic ties. (Sep 04, 2018 11:44:24)


Photo exhibition on Vietnam-Laos relations opens in Dak Lak

  Aug 30, 2018 17:54:42
NDO – The Dak Lak provincial Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism coordinated with the provincial museum to open two exhibitions on the Vietnam – Lao traditional friendship at the Dak Lak provincial Museum on August 30.  

More documents and artifacts added to Ho Chi Minh Museum collection

  Aug 29, 2018 17:23:20
NDO – The Ho Chi Minh Museum in Hanoi received documents and artifacts on the life and career of the beloved national leader, presented by individuals and collectives, on August 29, to mark the occasion of the 73rd anniversary of the August Revolution and National Day (September 2).  

Winners of ‘Bui Xuan Phai – For Love of Hanoi’ announced

  Aug 29, 2018 16:51:57
NDO - The Bui Xuan Phai Grand Prize has been awarded to Nguyen Ba Dam, a former history teacher at Phan Dinh Phung High School in Hanoi who has devoted his whole life to the Hanoian culture and lifestyle. 

Youth project helps to spread reading culture in community

  Aug 29, 2018 10:09:00
NDO – Since its debut by three young people in Ho Chi Minh City in December 2016, Sach Chuyen Tay (Books in the City) has created a venue to share and lend the favourite free books in Vietnam. The project aims to help spread the reading culture and connect the reading community by locating available book sources in society.  

Juan Bosch statue unveiled in Hoa Binh Park

  Aug 28, 2018 17:22:58
NDO – The Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) Central Committee's Commission for External Relations coordinated with Hanoi’s Party Committee and People's Committee to inaugurate a Professor Juan Bosch statue at Hoa Binh (Peace) Park, Hanoi, on August 28.  

Mahatma Gandhi's statue unveiled in Hanoi

  Aug 27, 2018 18:18:08
NDO – A bust of India's most famous independence campaigner, Mahatma Gandhi, has been unveiled at the Indian Embassy in Hanoi on August 27. 

Ballerina Tran Hoang Yen: Ballet brings me into a beautiful fairy world

  Aug 27, 2018 09:03:01
NDO – With more than ten years of standing on her toes, ballerina Tran Hoang Yen from the Ho Chi Minh City Ballet Symphony Orchestra and Opera (HBSO) has won a number of dance prizes. As an excellent graduate from the Vocational Ballet School of Ho Chi Minh City and the Military University of Culture and Arts, Yen has developed a great passion and love for ballet, which she said has brought her into a beautiful fairy world. 

Painting exhibition focuses on Vietnam’s land, people

  Aug 25, 2018 21:46:01
NDO/VNA – An exhibition of 44 paintings on Vietnam’s land and people by 22 artists from Asian countries was opened to the public in a ceremony in Hanoi on August 25. 

Winners of "Wetlands: Conservation and Development" photo contest honoured

  Aug 25, 2018 21:34:24
NDO – Nguyen Truc has won the first prize for the ‘Wetlands: Conservation and Development’ photography contest with his picture ‘Ngay moi tren dam Chuon’ (New day at Chuon lagoon). 

Classical concert to bring Ravel and Debussy to the ears of Hanoi

  Aug 25, 2018 17:09:20
NDO – A concert of classical music starring violinist Stephane Tran Ngoc and pianist Tran Thai Linh will take place on September 1 at L’Espace French Cultural Centre at No. 24 Trang Tien Street, Hanoi. 

Colourful ‘Hoi An Memories’ show

  Aug 25, 2018 17:00:04
NDO – As the country’s largest ever outdoor visual arts performance, with a 3,300 seat theatre and the participation of 500 professional actors, ‘Hoi An Memories’ brings viewers the emotion and special experience of a unique art product imbued with the national identity of Hoi An, a land of rich history and culture. 

New Vietnamese translations of Russian literature published

  Aug 25, 2018 12:40:48
NDO – Four more Vietnamese translations of classical Russian literature were officially released to the public at a ceremony held in Hanoi, on August 24.  

Seminar commemorates renowned Vietnamese poets

  Aug 23, 2018 18:00:40
NDO – The Vietnam Writers' Association (VWA) organised a memorial ceremony and a seminar titled, “Luu Quang Vu – Xuan Quynh with contemporary Vietnamese poetry”, to commemorate the 30th anniversary of the death of renowned Vietnamese poets and married couple, Luu Quang Vu and Xuan Quynh. 

2018 Autumn Book Festival gets underway

  Aug 22, 2018 17:39:28
NDO – The 2018 Autumn Book Festival was officially opened on August 22 at Thong Nhat Park, in Hanoi, featuring 55 booths of nearly 45 publishing houses, and education and training units.