Exhibition re-enacts Vietnam’s culture in Co Loa Citadel relic site (Friday, February 2,2018)
The Khong gian Viet (Viet space) display area was officially put into operation in the Co Loa Citadel on February 1 as part of efforts to diversify cultural activities in the national historical-cultural relic site.
Chung cakes made for poor people ahead of Tet (Friday, February 2,2018)
Two thousand Chung cakes (a cake made from glutinous rice traditionally dedicated to Lunar New Year – Tet) will be made on February 5-7 (the 20th – 22nd day of the 12th lunar month) under a charity programme to help the poor.
Communal house to host traditional New Year event (Friday, February 2,2018)
So Village’s communal house on the western outskirts of Hanoi will provide a platform to showcase the traditional customs of the Vietnamese Lunar New Year on February 10.
Vietnamese singer awarded golden trophy in Malaysia (Thursday, February 1,2018)
Singer Nguyen The Viet was awarded the golden trophy at the Asia Pacific Arts Festival 2018 for an emotional performance of his song, You Raise Me Up.
Nguyen Hue Flower Street to open during Tet (Thursday, February 1,2018)
Construction on Nguyen Hue Flower Street, a popular attraction during Tet (Lunar New Year), has begun in District 1 in Ho Chi Minh City and will be completed on February 13.
Contest calls for songs about children with heart defects (Thursday, February 1,2018)
All Vietnamese citizens, both at home and overseas, and foreigners living in Vietnam are invited to join a song writing contest for children with heart defects, namely “Viet Tiep Uoc Mo” (Keep writing dreams).
Vietnamese player aims to take title of elite table tennis event (Thursday, February 1,2018)
Southeast Asian (SEA) Games gold medallist Nguyen Anh Tu aims to take the trophy at the Elite Table Tennis Tournament which will be held in Hanoi on February 3-4.
Hanoi art programme promotes international friendship (Thursday, February 1,2018)
An international art exchange was held in Hanoi on January 30 to foster friendship between Vietnam and other countries as well as between Hanoi and other cities worldwide.
Football brings Vietnam, RoK closer: Korean newspaper (Tuesday, January 30,2018)
Football has brought Vietnam and the Republic of Korea (RoK) closer, the Koreatimes quoted a Vietnamese fan as saying after the Vietnamese U23 team, under the guidance of RoK coach Park Hang-seo came in second at the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) U23 Championship in China.
Hung Kings to be honoured in Phu Tho (Tuesday, January 30,2018)
The annual pilgrimage festival honouring the Vietnamese people’s ancestors, the Hung Kings, will be held in the northern province of Phu Tho between April 21 and 25.
Hanoi to open Tet produce market (Tuesday, January 30,2018)
Cultural activities featuring traditional Tet (Lunar New Year) activities and a special organic produce market will be held at a Spring Festival in downtown Hanoi from February 2-8.
Exhibition praises victory of 1968 Tet Offensive (Monday, January 29,2018)
Commando Ba Mu (whose real name is Do Van Can) disguised himself as a rubber latex collector to fool the enemy. He used a tricycle to transport weapons to serve the South Vietnam liberation forces during the 1968 Tet Offensive.
Vietnam U23 players’ courage, passion melt snow: OSEN (Monday, January 29,2018)
The courage and passion of Vietnamese U23 players seemed to melt the snow, OSEN, a news website based in the Republic of Korea commented on the final between Vietnam and Uzbekistan in the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) U23 Championship.
PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc welcomes U23 Vietnam (Monday, January 29,2018)
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc welcomed in Hanoi on January 28 U23 Vietnam – the runner-up of the Asian Football Confederation U23 Championship (AFC) in China, praising their excellent performance and achievements at the continental tournament.
Vietnam Jungle Marathon to start in April (Monday, January 29,2018)
The Vietnam Jungle Marathon (VJM) is set to start in Pu Luong Nature Reserve in the central province of Thanh Hoa from April 13 to April 15.
Da Lat’s cherry blossom festival kicked off (Monday, January 29,2018)
The cherry blossom festival was kicked off at Tuyen Lam Lake in Da Lat city of the Central Highlands province of Lam Dong at a ceremony on January 27.
U23 football team honoured at grand ceremony (Monday, January 29,2018)
A grand ceremony took place at the My Dinh National Stadium in Hanoi on January 28 evening to honour the U23 team, who just brought home the silver medal from the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) U23 Championship.
Exhibition displays affordable artworks (Friday, January 26,2018)
An exhibition featuring the latest artworks of 36 Vietnamese painters and sculptors is now ongoing at the VICAS Art Studio in Hanoi.
Heroes of U23 Vietnam (Friday, January 26,2018)
U23 Vietnam, guided by head coach Park Hang- Seo, have made an incredible journey at the AFC U23 Championship and they are now closer to the trophy than ever.
Vietnam and Uzbekistan’s path to AFC U-23 final (Friday, January 26,2018)
Vietnam and Uzbekistan were not title candidates at the ongoing Asian Football Confederation (AFC) U-23 Championship.
First Vietnamese music album listed on Billboard (Friday, January 26,2018)
The recently released album of popular Vietnamese pop singer My Tam has made it to the World Albums category of Billboard. The album is titled Tam 9.
Movie shot in Vietnam receives Oscars nomination (Friday, January 26,2018)
The Hollywood blockbuster “Kong: Skull Island”, which was shot in Vietnam, has received an Oscar nomination for Visual Effects.
Xoan Singing to receive official recognition as heritage of humanity (Friday, January 26,2018)
Xoan Singing of northern Phu Tho province will receive the official recognition as an intangible cultural heritage of humanity from UNESCO in a ceremony at Lai Len Shrine, Viet Tri city, Phu Tho on February 3.
Dong Thap: wooden drum sets national record (Thursday, January 25,2018)
A wooden drum in the Phuong Nam Cultural Tourism Area of the Mekong Delta province of Dong Thap was recognised as Vietnam’s largest drum by the Vietnam Record Association.
Diva’s newest album remixes classical music (Thursday, January 25,2018)
Classic melodies by world-famous composers have been given a fresh new sound in the newest album of Vietnamese diva My Linh, titled Chat Voi Mozart 2 (Chat with Mozart 2), which was released last week.
Australia Day community event in HCM City (Thursday, January 25,2018)
The Australian General Consulate in HCM City will be holding its second Australia Day community event in the city on January 28.
Logo designed to celebrate Vietnam-France diplomatic ties (Thursday, January 25,2018)
The official logo of the 45th anniversary of the Vietnam-France diplomatic ties was unveiled at an event in Hanoi on January 24.
Tour offers new views of Hanoi (Thursday, January 25,2018)
New tours highlighting the remarkable museums, theatres and relics in the capital will be launched by the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT).
“Kong: Skull Island” director returns to Ha Long Bay (Thursday, January 25,2018)
Jordan Vogt-Roberts, director of the Hollywood blockbuster “Kong: Skull Island”, on January 21 returned to Ha Long Bay in the northern province of Quang Ninh for a family trip.
Hanoi, CNN see fruitful tourism promotion cooperation (Thursday, January 25,2018)
Footage of Hanoi broadcast by the US’ Cable News Network (CNN) has received positive feedback from the audience, Sunita Rajan, CNN Senior Vice President for Asia-Pacific region told Chairman of Hanoi People’s Committee Nguyen Duc Chung during their meeting in Hanoi on January 18.