ADB expert hints key strategies to boost Vietnam’s greater economic growth

ADB expert hints key strategies to boost Vietnam’s greater economic growth

NDO – As Vietnam is preparing new socio-economic development plans covering 2021 through 2030, a senior expert from the Asian Development Bank (ADB) has offered some key strategies in a bid to help the country achieve its development targets in the coming years. (Feb 25, 2020 15:57:40)


Pianist Luu Hong Quang: Homeland – An integral part of the heart

  Jan 24, 2020 15:07:10
NDO – Although busy with his training schedule and performing abroad, Luu Hong Quang stills spend the time to return to Vietnam each year because he believes that the homeland is an inseparable part of his heart. Quang cherishes a big dream of claiming a prestigious music award. On his chosen career path, he appears to be in the shadow of the artist Dang Thai Son - a hard, lonely path with a true love for music. 

Choreographer Tran Ly Ly: Bigger dreams are still ahead

  Jan 16, 2020 10:16:39
NDO - Tchaikovsky’s ballet masterpiece “Swan Lake” was recently restaged in Hanoi in October 2019, marking the first time ever over the last 30 years that the full ballet has been performed instead of excerpts by Vietnamese dancers. 

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). 

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. 

Cultural industries should be placed in the right position, says expert

  Oct 23, 2019 16:42:03
NDO – Having been identified as an area with great potential to the national economic structure, the Vietnamese cultural industry has recorded positive movements but still requires further efforts to boost the sector’s strategic development. 

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. 

Conductor Nguyen Thi Hai Yen: Using music to convey love to the community

  Sep 21, 2019 16:22:36
NDO – Nguyen Thi Hai Yen, the conductor of Da Dang (Diversity) Choir, with diverse members including children, the elderly and people with disabilities, have persisted with bringing opera and chorus closer to audiences as well as making opportunities for non-professional art practitioners to perform as real artists. 

With a different position from previously, Vietnam needs more comprehensive strategies

  Sep 18, 2019 10:33:43
NDO – Vietnam’s position has grown different from previously, triggering the need to transform the economy towards creative innovation, focusing on human capital, developing infrastructure and livelihoods for the people, improving productivity, inclusive development, and building a self-reliant economy in which all the people benefit from the development process. 

Enhancing the education and training renewal in a positive manner

  Sep 05, 2019 16:46:43
NDO – On the occasion of the new academic year 2019-2020 that officially opened on September 5, Prof. Dr. Phung Xuan Nha, member of the Party Central Committee (PCC) and Minister of Education and Training (MoET), granted an interview with Nhan Dan (People) Newspaper on breakthrough solutions for the basic and comprehensive education and training renewal. 

Vietnam pledges great efforts as AIPA 41 Chair

  Aug 30, 2019 12:08:44
NDO – Chairwoman of the National Assembly (NA) Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan and a high-ranking delegation of the Vietnamese NA recently wrapped up their trip to attend the 40th General Assembly of the ASEAN Inter-Parliamentary Assembly (AIPA 40) and pay an official visit to Thailand. 

Meritorious Artist Tran Ly Ly: Convincing audiences to enjoy academic arts

  Aug 09, 2019 12:17:40
NDO – The tickets for the concert ‘Around the World’, held in March, were sold out, which recognised the efforts made by the Vietnam National Opera and Ballet (VNOB) to bring academic arts to the music market. 

Experts offer tips to revive SOEs’ strength

  Jul 31, 2019 18:06:10
NDO – Amidst the difficulties, State-owned enterprises (SOEs) are forced to operate effectively to take the lead in the business scale and contribution to GDP and the State budget. Economists have shared with Nhan Dan Newspaper correspondents on several measures to remove barriers related to SOE management and governance institutions to facilitate their development. 

Ambassador Pham Sanh Chau: Cultural diplomacy helps to duplicate nation’s soft power

  Jul 20, 2019 16:13:30
NDO – Having been to more than 100 countries and thus having lived, studied and worked for dozens of years abroad, veteran diplomat Pham Sanh Chau has made significant contributions to realising Vietnam’s cultural diplomacy strategy. 

Painter Vu Hong Nguyen: Creating an artistic journey for the public

  Jul 10, 2019 14:18:58
NDO – Known as a visual art project for the community which was launched in late 2015, Art in the Forest (AIF) has created a positive impact on the artistic creation in the country as well as inspired many businesses to invest in the arts towards the benefit of all parties, particularly the public.