Vietnamese company wins int’l architecture awards (Friday, September 7,2018)
Vietnamese architecture company VTN Architects has just received two prizes for two buildings in Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi at the International Architecture Awards 2018 (IAA) hosted by the Chicago Design Museum.
Fifth Golden Moment press photo awards launched (Friday, September 7,2018)
The fifth edition of the “Golden Moment” press photo awards was launched by Vietnam News Agency (VNA) in Hanoi on September 6.
Young pianists to gather in Hanoi for international contest (Thursday, September 6,2018)
The fourth Hanoi International Piano Competition will take place at the Vietnam National Academy of Music (VNAM) from September 8-15, heard a press conference in Hanoi on September 5.
Vietnamese film wins two prizes at 58th Asia Pacific Film Festival (Thursday, September 6,2018)
Feature film Dao Cua Dan Ngu Cu (The Island of Aliens or The Way Station) by director Nguyen Hong Anh has been honoured with the Best Story award at the 58th Asia Pacific Film Festival.
Pop star My Tam to perform in RoK (Thursday, September 6,2018)
Pop star My Tam’s free concert, Moi Tinh Dau My Tam - 1st (The First Love), will be held at the Jangchung Arena in Seoul, the Republic of Korea, next month.
PM honours Olympic Vietnam men’s football squad (Thursday, September 6,2018)
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has decided to honour the Olympic Vietnam men’s football team with a certificate of merit in recognition of their excellent performance at the Asian Games (ASIAD) 2018 which ended in Indonesia last week.
Quang Ninh serves 86,000 visitors on National Day occasion (Wednesday, September 5,2018)
The northern coastal province of Quang Ninh welcomed 86,000 tourists, including 19,000 foreigners, during the three-day National Day holidays from September 1-3.
Vietravel wins big at Tour Travel Awards 2018 (Wednesday, September 5,2018)
Vietnamese tour operator Vietravel has been named “Asia’s Leading Tour Operator 2018” and “Vietnam’s Leading Tour Operator 2018” by the World Travel Awards (WTA) for the sixth consecutive year.
Da Nang enjoys over 30 percent rise in tourist arrivals (Wednesday, September 5,2018)
The central city of Da Nang welcomed nearly 120,000 visitors during the recent National Day holiday (September 1-3), an increase of 30.8 percent from the same period last year.
Premier League trophy to be in Vietnam in mid-September (Wednesday, September 5,2018)
The Premier League trophy is expected to reach Vietnam in mid-September as part of its parade through 20 countries and territories worldwide.
Vietnam - Japan Exchange 2018 to deepen bilateral cooperation (Wednesday, September 5,2018)
The Vietnam - Japan Exchange 2018 will be held in Ho Chi Minh City for the first time on September 21-24, heard a conference held by Japan’s House of Representatives on September 4.
VTV wins rights to broadcast AFF Suzuki Cup 2018 (Tuesday, September 4,2018)
Vietnam Television (VTV) has won the rights to broadcast the ASEAN Football Federation (AFF) Suzuki Cup 2018, set to take place from November 8 to December 15.
Vietnamese-Australian famous pianist to play in HCM City (Tuesday, September 4,2018)
Vietnamese-Australian star Nguyen Van Anh will headline a friendship concert programme in Ho Chi Minh City to celebrate the 45th anniversary of the Vietnam-Australia diplomatic ties.
Vietnam’s contemporary art displayed at London Design Biennale (Tuesday, September 4,2018)
Vietnamese contemporary art projects have been showcased for the first time at the annual London Design Biennale that opened in London, the UK, on September 3 under the theme Emotional States.
Over 1,500 runners join Hue Half Marathon 2018 (Tuesday, September 4,2018)
More than 1,500 runners, including 120 foreigners, participated in the Hue Half Marathon 2018 in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue on September 2.
Epizode festival announces second wave of acts (Tuesday, September 4,2018)
The line-up for Southeast Asia’s biggest underground dance music festival has gotten even bigger.
PM meets Vietnam’s sports delegation to ASIAD 2018 (Tuesday, September 4,2018)
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc held a meeting in Hanoi on September 3 with 150 officials, experts, coaches and athletes attending the Asian Games (ASIAD) 2018, which ended in Indonesia a day earlier.
Art show features the spirit of Vietnamese countryside (Friday, August 31,2018)
When you think of musical instruments for stage productions, you do not typically conjure up cooking pots, knives or cutting boards. However, a folk show takes on these daily household items and uses them to reflect the spirit and ambience of a typical northern Vietnamese village.
Hanoi plans to host Formula One (Friday, August 31,2018)
Hanoi is planning to bring the world-famous Formula One car race to the capital, Government Office Chairman Mai Tien Dung revealed on August 30.
Museum receives memorabilia relating to President Ho Chi Minh (Friday, August 31,2018)
The Ho Chi Minh Museum has held a ceremony to receiving memorabilia relating to the late President.
Paragliding festival to return to Yen Bai next month (Friday, August 31,2018)
The annual paragliding festival themed “Flying in the yellow season” will return to the northern mountainous province of Yen Bai from September 21 to 23.
Quang Ngai street art: more than just house decorations (Friday, August 31,2018)
A street art programme, entitled “I love the ocean/Born to be wild”, in the An Binh islet commune in the central province of Quang Ngai aims to raise public awareness of environmental protection and marine life conservation.
Vietnamese folk paintings displayed in Thang Long Citadel (Friday, August 31,2018)
Some 50 folk paintings of Vietnam are being introduced at an exhibition which opened at the Thang Long Imperial Citadel, Hanoi on August 29.
Main hall of Truc Lam-Phuong Hoang Zen Monastery inaugurated (Friday, August 31,2018)
An inauguration ceremony for the main hall of the Truc Lam-Phuong Hoang Zen Monastery in Nham Son commune, Yen Dung district, the northern province of Bac Giang, was held on August 29, with thousands of Buddhist followers in attendance.
Miss University 2018 contest opens (Friday, August 31,2018)
The Miss University Vietnam 2018 contest was launched in Hanoi on August 29 for students aged 18-24 nationwide.
ASIAD 2018: Vietnam bags bronze medal in Kurash (Friday, August 31,2018)
Kurash martial artist Nguyen Thi Lan won a bronze medal for Vietnam on August 30 at the ongoing 2018 Asian Games (ASIAD) in Indonesia.
Vietnamese diplomats wish footballers the best ahead semifinals (Thursday, August 30,2018)
A delegation of the Vietnamese Embassy and Vietnam’s Mission to ASEAN visited Olympic Vietnam footballers and coaching staff in Jakarta, Indonesia, on August 28 to congratulate the team on its victory and give them the best wishes for the upcoming semifinals.
ASIAD 2018: Pencak Silat brings Vietnam fourth gold medal (Thursday, August 30,2018)
Pencak Silat athlete Tran Dinh Nam on August 29 secured the fourth gold medal for Vietnam at the 2018 Asian Games (ASIAD) in Indonesia.
ASIAD 2018: Pencak Silat pockets 2 gold medals for Vietnam (Thursday, August 30,2018)
On August 29, Pencak Silat athletes Nguyen Van Tri and Tran Dinh Nam won the 3rd and 4th gold medal for Vietnam at the ongoing Asian Games 2018 in Jakarta, Indonesia.
Vietnam lose 1-3 to RoK in ASIAD semifinals (Thursday, August 30,2018)
Vietnam’s Olympic football squad lost to the Republic of Korea (RoK) 1-3 during the semifinal match of the ongoing Asian Games (ASIAD) 2018 in Indonesia on August 29.