Festival offers a taste of Vietnamese cuisine to Russians

Festival offers a taste of Vietnamese cuisine to Russians

NDO – A festival showcasing the diversity of Vietnamese cuisine took place in Moscow, Russia, from December 14 to 16, offering an opportunity for Vietnamese cooks and restaurants in Russia to introduce the best of Vietnamese taste to people in the host country and international friends. (4 hours ago)


Vietnam, RoK hold exchange of tug-of-war

  Nov 27, 2018 16:25:14
NDO – Representatives from the Republic of Korea (RoK) Tug-of-war Association joined an exchange of tug-of-war at the Tran Vu Temple in Thach Ban ward, Long Bien district, Hanoi, on the occasion of Vietnam Heritage Day (November 23). 

Bazaar shows charm of Vietnamese brocades

  Nov 23, 2018 16:46:56
NDO – The recent 2018 Craft Link’s Handicraft Bazaar attracted many traditional products made by ethnic minority groups, people with disabilities and traditional craft villages across the country. 

Soc Trang boat racing attracts thousands of spectators

  Nov 22, 2018 11:04:58
NDO - The annual boat race of the Khmer people in the southern province of Soc Trang kicked off on November 21, attracting thousands of spectators from Soc Trang and neighbouring provinces. 

Young women show off grace besides pure white daisies

  Nov 21, 2018 16:00:10
NDO - In late autumn when the weather becomes cooler, the pure-white daisies are in full bloom, competing with the graceful young Hanoian women who don pure-white ao dai to create a serenely beautiful picture of the capital city. 

Special “parents” of students with visual impairments at Nguyen Dinh Chieu school

  Nov 19, 2018 14:40:32
NDO – It is not easy being a teacher, but teaching and caring for students with disabilities is even more difficult as it requires not only special classroom skills but also distinctive characteristics. 

Rusticity of Thanh Ha traditional pottery village in Quang Nam province

  Nov 15, 2018 16:11:35
NDO – Located in a rustic and peaceful land on the banks of the Thu Bon River in Hoi An city, in the central province of Quang Nam, Thanh Ha pottery village was formed by immigrants from Thanh Hoa province in the 16th century. 

Thousands flock to Van Phuc Handicraft Village Cultural Week

  Nov 12, 2018 16:37:19
NDO – Thousands of visitors have flocked to the Van Phuc silk village in Ha Dong district, Hanoi, to attend the annual Van Phuc Handicraft Village Cultural Week, which is taking place from November 8 to 17 with an aim to introduce the more than-1,000-year-old craft of silk weaving in the village to visitors at home and abroad. 

Italian-styled space recreated in Hanoi

  Nov 11, 2018 15:15:23
NDO – The Italian Embassy in Hanoi and the Hanoi municipal People's Committee opened a cultural fair to bring Italy and Vietnam closer on November 10. As part of the activities to mark the 45th anniversary of Vietnam-Italy diplomatic ties, the two-day event is taking place at Thang Long Imperial Citadel, Hanoi. 

Ao dai featuring national flags showcased

  Nov 08, 2018 18:47:38
NDO – Ambassadors and international and Vietnamese sports fans were impressed with designer Do Trinh Hoai Nam’s Ao dai (traditional long dress) collection, which features 22 national flags, at an event to celebrate hosting the upcoming Formula One race (F1) in Hanoi.  

Festival brings German experiences to Hanoi

  Nov 03, 2018 11:58:58
NDO – Organised by German agencies, organisations and companies under the sponsorship of the German Embassy in Vietnam and the Goethe Institute, the Deutschland-Fest 2018: German experiences in Hanoi, opened at the Ly Thai To Statue, Hoan Kiem district, Hanoi, on November 2. 

"Bun cham mam oc", a beloved after-hours delicacy of Hanoi

  Nov 01, 2018 13:36:56
NDO - "Bun cham mam oc" (rice noodle and boiled freshwater snails infused with spicy fish sauce) seems strange to many people, including original Hanoians. However, this after-hours food staple, modified from the original boiled snails with lemongrass, has become familiar with most of Hanoians. 

Xo Dang people celebrate new rice season

  Oct 26, 2018 11:17:56
NDO – Every year in the tenth lunar month, Xo Dang ethnic people start harvesting nice and celebrate new rice season festival. Families are busy with decorating their houses to welcome the God of Rice from their fields to the houses. In the early morning, villagers preparing offerings for the God  

Visitors savour Hanoi Cuisine Festival

  Oct 14, 2018 15:32:29
NDO – ‘Banh cuon Thanh Tri’ (Thanh Tri steamed rolled pancake), ‘com Me Tri’ (Me Tri young sticky rice), ‘bun Phu Do’ (Phu Do noodle) and ‘gio cha Uoc Le’ (Uoc Le steamed pork paste and deep-fried cinnamon paste), and others, are among the signature dishes of Hanoi being introduced to visitors at the Hanoi Cuisine Festival. 

Cham people in Ninh Thuan and Binh Thuan celebrate Kate Festival

  Oct 09, 2018 16:18:48
NDO - Thousands of Cham people in the south central provinces of Ninh Thuan and Binh Thuan gathered at temples and towers on October 9, to celebrate the traditional festival of Kate, which is already included in the national intangible heritage list.