Gala night in Thailand honours Vietnamese cuisine

Gala night in Thailand honours Vietnamese cuisine

NDO – A gala night honouring Vietnamese cuisine was held by the Vietnamese Embassy in Thailand at its headquarters in Bangkok on September 9 as an event to celebrate the 74th anniversary of Vietnam’s National Day (1945-2019). (Oct 10, 2019 17:34:32)


Miss Charm International 2020 to be held in Vietnam

  Oct 09, 2019 16:58:03
NDO – Vietnam’s Ho Chi Minh City has been chosen as the host of the Miss Charm International 2020, the first of its kind in the world. 

Special art programme marks capital’s Liberation Day

  Oct 09, 2019 11:28:12
NDO – A special art programme, entitled ‘Thu Ha Noi’ (Hanoi’s Autumn), was held by Hanoi Television and Radio (HTV) on October 8 as part of the activities to mark the 65th anniversary of the Capital’s Liberation Day (October 10, 1954-2019). 

Keo Hanh Thien Pagoda recognised as national intangible cultural heritage

  Oct 08, 2019 18:08:17
NDO – People's Committee of Xuan Truong district, Nam Dinh province held a ceremony on October 8 to receive a certificate honouring Keo Hanh Thien Pagoda as a national intangible cultural heritage and open Keo Hanh Thien Pagoda Festival 2019. 

Winners of International art photography contest honoured

  Oct 08, 2019 16:21:13
NDO – Winners of the tenth International Art Photography Contest 2019 were honoured at an awards ceremony held by the Vietnamese Association of Photographic Artists (VAPA) in Hanoi on October 8. 

French director Christophe Thiry: ‘Tale of Kieu’ allows me to travel through different cultures

  Oct 08, 2019 12:15:16
NDO - Vietnamese masterpiece ‘The Tale of Kieu’ was adapted into a musical theatre production for the first time by French artists, and was staged in Hanoi in late September. Entitled ‘Kim Van Kieu’, the show told ‘The Tale of Kieu’ in a new way without being disloyal to the original. 

On a trans-Viet train

  Oct 06, 2019 16:34:38
The ten-carriage Trans-Viet Train was so crowded that all the lengthwise wooden benches were full of passengers. The narrow aisles were almost fully occupied by items of all sorts, like sacks of packets of rice and noodles, pouches of candies and toys, and so forth and so on. Worse still, small vendors sold pancakes and bread, apples and oranges; and what’s more, a blind couple tried to elbow their way across the masses of odds and ends. 

Vietnamese traditional long dress displayed on mural painting street

  Oct 06, 2019 16:10:01
NDO – A show of Ao Dai (Vietnamese traditional long dress) took place on Phung Hung mural painting street in Hanoi on October 5, attracting a large number of Hanoians and visitors. 

Vietnam Association of Science and Technology Enterprises makes debut

  Oct 06, 2019 16:09:54
NDO – The Vietnam Association of Science and Technology Enterprises (VST) made its official debut and held its first congress at a ceremony in Hanoi on October 5. 

Vietnamese workers afforded opportunity in Japan’s hospitality industry

  Oct 05, 2019 12:52:19
NDO - Vietnam’s Department of Overseas Workers signed a memorandum of cooperation (MOC) with the All Japan Ryokan Hotel Association on October 4 to promote the acceptance of skilled Vietnamese workers to work in Japan’s accommodation industry. 

National applied arts exhibition opens in Hanoi

  Oct 05, 2019 12:46:02
NDO - The 4th national applied arts exhibition opened at the Hanoi Museum on October 4, displaying notable works by artists from across Vietnam. 

Fine arts exhibition celebrates Hanoi’s charm

  Oct 05, 2019 12:44:08
NDO - A fine arts exhibition opened in Hanoi on October 4, showcasing 250 paintings, sculptures and graphic works that depict the beauty of the Vietnamese capital city. 

Vietnam’s traditional musical instruments featured at RoK’s festival

  Oct 04, 2019 18:21:32
NDO – Vietnam’s traditional musical instruments including monochord and T'rung (bamboo xylophone) were introduced to visitors to the Baekje Cultural Festival which took place in the Republic of Korea on October 3. 

Programme highlights culture of ethnic minority groups in Hanoi

  Oct 03, 2019 12:55:51
NDO – A cultural exchange programme of ethnic groups in Hanoi opened at Ly Thai To Flower Garden on October 2 as an activity to celebrate the third congress of Hanoi’s ethnic minority groups. 

Book festival “Hanoi - City for Peace” opens

  Oct 02, 2019 16:11:48
NDO – The Hanoi book festival with the theme “Hanoi - City for Peace” opened at the Imperial Citadel of Thang Long in Hanoi on October 2, as part of activities to celebrate the 65th anniversary of the capital's Liberation Day (October 10, 1954-2019).