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

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

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. (Dec 13, 2018 16:14:41)

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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. 

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. 

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. 

Zitherist Tri Nguyen: Vietnamese music conquering world stage

  Jul 30, 2018 03:07:50
NDO – Ho Chi Minh City-born artist Nguyen Huu Tri, whose stage name is Tri Nguyen, first learnt the piano and ‘dan tranh’ (Vietnamese 16-string zither) when he was five. Over the past few years, his name has become widely known in European and American countries as the man who has dedicated himself to promoting traditional Vietnamese zither to international audience  

Vietnam takes lead in community-based tuberculosis prevention: WHO official

  Jul 28, 2018 14:14:11
NDO - Vietnam is one of the leading countries in paving the way for nations in the Western Pacific Region, as well as around the world, in community-based tuberculosis prevention, a senior official from the World Health Organiation (WHO) has stated. 

Singer Bong Mai: Children should sing songs which truly celebrate their childhood

  Jul 16, 2018 09:14:12
NDO – Singer Bong Mai has spent a lot of time and effort on her project of a children’s music channel, Sing Channel, which stores nearly 3,000 Vietnamese children’s songs, marking it the first of its kind targeting children. 

Fashion designer Ngoc Han tells Vietnamese fairy tales on Vietnamese 'Ao dai'

  Jul 02, 2018 09:46:26
NDO – Miss Vietnam 2010, Ngoc Han, now a fashion designer, recently introduced her new Ao dai (Vietnamese traditional long dress) collection entitled ‘Vietnamese Fairy Tales’ as a way to support a charity fund-raising programme, which aims to provide free heart surgeries for children. 

Paid paternity leave gives children the best start in life: UNICEF

  Jun 17, 2018 14:04:14
NDO - From January 1, 2018, the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) expanded paid paternity leave to up to 16 weeks for its staff. This new policy aims to contribute to the early development of children, as well as to recognise the equal role played by fathers and mothers in the early moments of the life of a child. On the occasion of Father's Day (June 17), Mr. Louis Vigneault-Dubois, a UNICEF staff member, who is among the first group of fathers to enjoy nearly 4 months of paid paternity leave, granted Nhan Dan Online an interview to give more information about this policy. 

Designer Trinh Thu Trang: Stimulating a revival of public interest in Hang Trong folk painting

  Jun 12, 2018 10:30:20
NDO – Inspired from her passion for Hang Trong folk painting, designer Trinh Thu Trang established S-River, a group of youngsters who share a common interest in ancient Vietnamese culture, and launched ‘Hoa Sac Viet’ Vietnamese Colours and Patterns) project with the aim of stimulating a revival of public interest in the old traditional folk genre. 

Director Vu Minh: We bring to the stage children’s dreams

  Jun 01, 2018 17:48:10
NDO – Dubbed as the “Master of children’s plays”, stage director Vu Minh is renowned for his successful role as a scriptwriter and director of more than 20 plays, including ‘The Prince of Egypt’, ‘Son Tinh – Thuy Tinh’, ‘The Jungle Boy’, and ‘Tran Quoc Toan’.