The attraction of interactive books

The attraction of interactive books

NDO – While parents are struggling to deal with their children’s addiction to TV, smartphones and tablets, interactive books are a useful way to pull their kid’s attention away from modern technology while encouraging their learning and imagination. Since their introduction in Vietnam, these books have proven to be an interesting way to entertain children as well as a useful tool in the fight against counterfeit and fake books. (18 hours ago)


Exhibition on Leonardo da Vinci opens Hanoi Railway Station

  Dec 08, 2019 15:04:49
NDO – The Italian Embassy in Hanoi opened an exhibition on Leonardo da Vinci, as part of activities to celebrate the 500th anniversary of the death of Leonardo da Vinci (1519-2019), at the Hanoi Railway Station, on December 6. 

Japanese Film Festival to delight Hanoi audiences

  Dec 06, 2019 16:23:59
NDO – The 2019 Japanese Film Festival will be held in Hanoi from December 6-22, promising to entertain the audiences of the capital city. 

Painter creates unique harmony between Ao Dai and wood-carved paintings

  Dec 04, 2019 14:22:12
NDO – With nearly 20 years following her arts career, female Tay ethnic painter Vi Viet Nga has found her own way in working in wood-carved paintings and Ao Dai (Vietnamese traditional long dress). 

2019 Vietnam Film Festival: many innovations and improvements of entries’ quality

  Dec 02, 2019 15:29:01
NDO - The 21st Vietnam Film Festival has officially wrapped up in Vung Tau city, the southern province of Ba Ria – Vung Tau, with a spreading echo. 

Festival highlights HCM City’s integration and development achievements

  Nov 30, 2019 13:00:28
NDO - The “Ho Chi Minh City – Development and Integration Festival” kicked off on Nguyen Hue Pedestrian Street on November 29, promising to entertain visitors with various activities highlighting the city’s integration and development achievements. 

Film on traditional theatre genre of ‘cai luong’ wins Golden Lotus Award

  Nov 28, 2019 11:25:50
NDO – ‘Song Lang’ (The Tap Box), a film highlighting the traditional theatre genre of ‘cai luong’ (reformed opera), was honoured with the Golden Lotus Award in the motion picture category at the 21st National Film Festival, which wrapped up in Vung Tau City on November 27. 

Russian military band to premier in Vietnam next December

  Nov 27, 2019 16:58:37
NDO – The Exemplary Band of the National Guard Forces of the Russian Federation will make their debut in Vietnam in early December, with performances in Hanoi and Ha Long from December 5 to 10. 

Vietnamese-French violinist to perform in Vietnam

  Nov 27, 2019 16:58:36
NDO - Vietnamese-French violinist Pham Vinh will perform a concert named “Night of Tchaikovsky” held on November 30 at Ho Chi Minh City Opera House, at No. 7 Lam Son Square, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City, according to the announcement of the Ho Chi Minh City Ballet, Symphony Orchestra and Opera (HBSO). 

Vietnamese writers win SEA Write Award

  Nov 27, 2019 12:22:13
NDO/VNA – Three Vietnamese writers, namely Nguyen The Quang, Tran Hung and Le Minh Khue, have received the SEA Write Award or Southeast Asian Writers Award, in Bangkok, Thailand. 

Motivation for changes in Hanoi’s development

  Nov 26, 2019 14:46:56
NDO – Hanoi has been recognised by UNESCO as a new member of its Network of Creative Cities. 

Building museums of traditional craft villages

  Nov 24, 2019 15:27:48
NDO – In the context of international integration with strong impacts from the industrial revolution 4.0, many traditional trade villages are facing the risk of falling into oblivion and disappearance. 

Vietnam Film Festival opens in Ba Ria – Vung Tau province

  Nov 24, 2019 15:13:46
NDO – The 21st Vietnam Film Festival – 2019 officially opened at a ceremony held in Vung Tau City, the southern province of Ba Ria – Vung Tau on November 23. 

Exhibition on Thang Long Imperial Citadel opens

  Nov 22, 2019 16:59:32
NDO – An exhibition named “Hanoi Citadel - A Mark of Time”, offering a view of Hanoi Citadel (Thang Long Imperial Citadel) under the Nguyen Dynasty and the French colonial era, kicked off at Thang Long Imperial Citadel in Hanoi, on November 22. 

Concert celebrates Beethoven's 250th birthday

  Nov 21, 2019 11:44:37
NDO - Pianists Luu Hong Quang and Luu Duc Anh will perform in Vietnam together, for the first time, at a piano duet concert to celebrate the 250th birth anniversary of musical genius Beethoven.