Director Tuan Le: Vietnamese culture is a vast repertoire for the arts

Director Tuan Le: Vietnamese culture is a vast repertoire for the arts

NDO – Tuan Le is renowned for his role as the creative director of A O Show, Lang Toi (My Village) and Teh Dar, some of the most-anticipated theatrical shows spotlighting Vietnamese culture. (Mar 18, 2019 08:29:38)


Arts collector Thu Hoa: We are proud to reconnect an interruption of once-famous Kim Hoang paintings

  Jan 12, 2019 12:11:27
NDO – As Tet (lunar New Year) festival is approaching, those who love traditional values can easily enjoy bright-coloured Kim Hoang folk paintings and lively applications of the traditional genre of painting in contemporary life. Arts collector Nguyen Thi Thu Hoa, who is running a project on preserving Kim Hoang paintings, granted an interview with the Thoi Nay (Today) publication of Nhan Dan (The People) Newspaper to review how the project came into being. 

Photographer Ha Dao: A dream of contemporary photography

  Dec 31, 2018 16:35:42
NDO – Since its launch in 2016, Matca (literally translated as Fish Eye) - a website on the contemporary photography of the world and Vietnam at - has established itself as an interesting address for photography lovers.  

Photographer Viet Thanh: I didn’t realise when I fell into photojournalism

  Dec 21, 2018 10:08:24
NDO – Established as an experience photojournalist, Nguyen Viet Thanh has been invited to join the jury at many photo contests over the past few years. In an interview granted to Nhan Dan (People) Weekly, Thanh said that he is always excited whenever working as a judge of competition as it helps him learn from young photographers, thus completing his skill. 

Photographer Nicolas Cornet: I wish viewers know more about Vietnamese culture

  Dec 13, 2018 16:14:41
NDO – As a person who has a natural association with Vietnam, French photographer Nicolas Cornet has introduced several works in his photo book on Vietnamese pagodas. 

Composer Hinh Phuoc Long - A true lover of Truong Sa

  Dec 04, 2018 16:42:51
NDO – Musician Hinh Phuoc Long renowned for a range of distinctive songs on the nation’s outpost of Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelago. Dubbed by the media and friends as a “citizen of Truong Sa", the Khanh Hoa native shared with Nhan Dan Monthly about his love towards Truong Sa and music.  

Painter Nguyen Quoc Huy: I forced myself to choose another way

  Nov 21, 2018 14:59:30
NDO – Despite using traditional lacquer, celebrated Vietnamese painter Nguyen Quoc Huy chose a difficult way, in which he transformed the weakness of lacquer techniques into his strength. 

AFF Cup: Vietnam national squad arrive in Myanmar in preparation for next group match

  Nov 18, 2018 11:53:54
NDO – After the morning training session on November 17, the national squad left Hanoi for Yangon, Myanmar, later the same day to prepare for their third group stage match against the hosts next Tuesday, under the on-going ASEAN Football Federation (AFF) Suzuki Cup 2018. 

Dutch expert offers suggestions for Mekong Delta’s sustainable development

  Nov 14, 2018 06:38:02
NDO – The Mekong Delta and its people are facing flooding, drought, salinisation, polluted water and land subsidence. However, smart and appropriate responses would help the people to live with the challenges, turn them into opportunities and make the delta more sustainable, resilient, and prosperous.  

Researcher Mai Van Lang: I hope for more supportive policies to be designed to safeguard folk music

  Nov 05, 2018 10:21:14
NDO – The absence of traditional music in contemporary life has raised concerns among art enthusiasts of the potential disappearance of long-standing cultural values. In his interview granted to Nhan Dan (Newspaper) Weekly newspaper, researcher Mai Van Lang, who has had more than 20 years collecting, researching and rewriting new lyrics for folk songs, spoke more about the threat and suggested solutions to address the problem. 

Expert urges to maintain sustainable outcomes in TB prevention and control

  Oct 27, 2018 07:37:13
NDO – Vietnam has converged almost enough conditions to announce an end to tuberculosis (TB), however, more efforts are needed to maintain sustainable results in TB prevention and control across the nation.  

Vietnam gears up for tough competition in fourth industrial revolution

  Oct 13, 2018 08:18:35
NDO - The fourth industrial revolution and digital transformation are bringing sweeping changes to the manufacturing sector and every aspect of socio-economic life around the world. In this context, Vietnamese enterprises, most of which are small or medium-sized, are facing the risk of being wiped out if they are not fully aware of the challenges which are rapidly becoming a reality. 

People’s Artist Nguyen Huu Tuan: Nothing is more beautiful than life around us

  Oct 03, 2018 09:59:33
NDO – People’s Artist, Nguyen Huu Tuan, is displaying 50 selected back-and-white photos capturing the land and people in the Dong Van krast plateau at an ongoing exhibition entitled ‘Thu Dong Van’ (A Letter from Dong Van) in Hanoi.  

Photographer Le Bich: I’m volunteering to work as a memory keeper

  Sep 24, 2018 11:44:08
NDO – Photographer Le Bich, who is appreciated for his acclaimed photo collections of Vietnam’s folklore culture and festivals, is holding an exhibition entitled "Colours of Life’ at the Vietnamese Women's Museum in Hanoi, with 40 pictures on display capturing how Vietnamese women use their craftsmanship to preserve the cultural heritage of their villages. 

Painter Vu Duc Hieu: Proper investment needed to safeguard treasured traditional culture

  Sep 11, 2018 16:18:11
NDO – Painter Vu Duc Hieu, director of the Muong Cultural Space Museum, has toured many countries in Asia and Europe in order to share information and learn about the cultural preservation of people there. The Thoi Nay (Today) publication of Nhan Dan (The People) Newspaper, held a talk with him to explore the outcomes of these field trips.