Musical duo to revisit a ‘beautiful period'
Well-known pop musicians Phuong Thao and Ngoc Le have returned to Viet Nam after 10 years living overseas to perform their hits in the monthly TV show Dau An (Hallmark).
Festival highlights Singaporean food
A food festival celebrating Singapore's 50th Anniversary of Independence will be held at the Oven D'Or Restaurant at the Sheraton Hanoi from July 8 to August 2.
West African Waves to appear at CAMA ATK
A night dedicated to West African music will be held at CAMA ATK bar on Saturday, July 4, from 8pm onwards.
Mother Goddess artwork goes on show
Heritage Space will present an exhibition showcasing works by artist Vu Thanh Nghi, whose work has been infuenced by the Mother Goddess religion and its ethereality.
Canadian experimental pop band on tour
Braids, a three-piece experimental pop band from Montreal, will perform at Cargo Bar on July 16.
Night market at Saigon Outcast
Outdoor bar Saigon Outcast in collaboration with Saigon Urban Flea Market will organise a night flea market at the venue on July 12.
Cargo Bar to host music concert for students
The monthly music concert for students called After School returns to Cargo Bar on July 7. The show will feature resident DJs and artists like Kejax, Haylie Hoang, Crown Bandits, NOF & Romelouse.
Magic night features best illusionists
The Elite, one of the HCM City's most famous groups of mentalists, illusionists and magicians, will host a magic show at Saigon Ranger tomorrow.
Artefacts unearthed in Da Nang
More than 4,500 items, including ceramics, stone axes, coins, mollusc shells dating back to the 3,000-year-old Sa Huynh Culture, were found during a two-month excavation in the garden of the Khue Bac Communal House in Da Nang.
Multi-cultural Canada celebrates
Today, on July 1, Canadians from coast to coast to coast are celebrating Canada's 148th birthday. Families across Canada will gather at backyard barbeques, in parks, or join thousands of Canadians on Parliament Hill in our nation's capital to celebrate Canada Day.
Children's theatre troupe promotes reformed opera
A new children's art troupe dedicated to cai luong (reformed opera) is staging plays at HCM City's Cong Nhan Theatre.
Korean teacher beats heat, blues with inspired dance
Korean teacher beats heat, blues with inspired dance

Chun Yoo-oh's private and professional world – one of dance, choreography and teaching – took a dramatic turn when her husband accepted a job in HCM City as a branch manager for a major project 11 years ago.

Carving a niche in sweet tooth cravings
Carving a niche in sweet tooth cravings

Tapping into a Vietnamese penchant for all things Korean, POW POW Snow serves desserts that have high school and college students knocking on its doors even before they open. Annalise Frank reports.


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Bkav Corporation yesterday launched the first made-in-Vietnam smartphone, Bphone, which was in development for more than four years.

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The Civil Aviation Administration of Viet Nam (CAAV) has issued a plan for better management and prevention of theft of passengers' baggage and cargo, and to ensure aviation security.

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Le Van Hoa works through his lunchtime at a workshop at the Hue College of Industry every day, despite the extreme heat. He is finalising an electric wheelchair designed for his father who was paralysed in a motorbike accident 12 years ago.

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The American television network ABC (American Broadcasting Company) will make a live broadcast of a Good Morning America programme featuring one Viet Nam's natural wonders.

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Nguyen Thi Anh Vien received a Labour Order third class, and a merit certificate from Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung on Monday.