NDO – The first-ever World Performing Arts Festival will be staged in the central coastal city of Da Nang from July 1-7, providing a good opportunity to promote the Vietnamese stage arts. (Feb 05, 2018)
NDO – Born into a family with a rich tradition in music, young pianist Luu Duc Anh, whose elder brother is acclaimed pianist Luu Hong Quang, has won a number of prestigious international music competitions.
NDO – There have been more and more contemporary art exhibitions held around the country and abroad, which have gradually attracted public attention and are considered as important information channels in the visual arts life.
NDO – Following more than one year of revivification this type of folk paintings has received the attention of the people, especially enthusiasts of traditional cultural values. Recently, Kim Hoang paintings and a number of wood-blocks of Kim Hoang paintings have been on display at a festival and an international workshop on woodcut paintings, as well as an exhibition on folk paintings printed from woodblocks, in the Republic of Korea (RoK).
NDO – As a graduate of the Vietnam Fine Arts University, painter Duong Hoang Linh has a deep passion for the traditional arts of his Tay ethic group. In recent years, he has organised a number of activities targeting children in order to bring them closer to the traditional arts
NDO – Ambassador of Panama to Vietnam, Servio S. Samudio B, granted Nhan Dan Online an interview regarding the growing bilateral relationship between the Central American country and Vietnam on the occasion of the Panama’s National Day (November 3) and the 42nd anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between the two nations.
NDO – At the Hanoi Opera House, Vietnamese audiences have enjoyed the ‘Dream of the Red Chamber’ play, which has been adapted from one of the four great classical novels of China. The play was performed by artists from the Vietnam National Drama Theatre for the first time, with staging by Singaporean director Chua Soo Pong.
NDO – On the occasion of the 100th anniversary of the Russian October Revolution (November 7, 1917-2017), Russian Ambassador to Vietnam Konstantin Vnukov granted an interview to Nhan Dan (People) reporter on the great significance of the Revolution as well as the reality and prospects for traditional friendship and comprehensive strategic partnership between Vietnam and Russia.
NDO – Musician Nguyen Trong Dai, Director of the Voice of Vietnam (VOV)’s Channel for Music, Information and Entertainment (VOV3), has said that for him, and for many Vietnamese students who once studied in Russia in general, the time he spent in Russia is the most beautiful time in his youth which as a result was a great impact on his arts career afterwards.
NDO – As the 100th anniversary of the Russian October Revolution is joyfully celebrated worldwide, Director of the Russian Centre for Science and Culture in Hanoi Natalia Valerievna Shafinskaya granted Nhan Dan (People) Weekly an interview in which she highlighted the important events held during the celebrations in Russia, as well as showing her deep sentiment to the land and people of Vietnam.
NDO – As the 4th Industrial Revolution (Industry 4.0) gathers pace, Truong Gia Binh, Chairman of the Board of Directors of FPT Corporation – a Vietnamese technology giant, has shared his thoughts with Nhan Dan Monthly on the storming revolution that FPT is embracing with a pioneering spirit.
NDO - It is the people’s inalienable right to choose a business model, therefore the government can only encourage, and cannot use administrative orders to force, household businesses to convert into enterprises, said To Hoai Nam, Vice Chairman of the Vietnam Association of Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises (VINASME).
NDO – Study ballet at the age of four, Meritorious Artist Ngo Thuy To Nhu has had up to 40 years experience keeping balance on her toes with ballet slippers. Established as one of the best ballerinas in Vietnam and dubbed as the ‘Pride of Ho Chi Minh city ballet’, Nhu was honoured with ‘Meritorious Artist’ title in 2014.
NDO – Despite being busy with teaching and performing, Bui Cong Duy successfully organised the 2017 Vietnam Connection Music Festival. He granted an interview to Nhan Dan (The People) Weekly Newspaper to share about how to bring classical music closer to audiences and the training of classical music artists in Vietnam.
NDO – In order to promote the value of geographical indication (GI), products under GI protection require a forceful boost from the market, especially in attracting the choice of consumers. However, at present, Vietnam still lacks a national-level strategy with the aim of advertising, introducing and facilitating GI products.