Concert celebrates famous victory
A musical work celebrating victory in Dien Bien Phu battle by composer Nguyen Thien Dao will premier in a concert at Ha Noi Opera House on May 7 and 8.
City youth show surprise taste in music
A revolutionary-music singing contest has attracted a large number of young people in HCM City, where romantic songs rule the roost, taking some by surprise.
VN exhibition to open in France
Images of Viet Nam captured in photos, newspapers and films will go on display at an exhibition in France that starts this Saturday.
Book captures photography legend
A book on the Pulitzer Prize-winning photographer Nick Ut, who took the iconic wartime photo of a naked girl fleeing a napalm attack, was issued yesterday by the Vietnam News Agency Publishing House.
Festival attracts young artists
Vietnamese citizens who are 18-to-35 years old are encouraged to submit their paintings, sculptures, installations, videos, performance and body art works for the third National Young Fine Arts Festival in August.
Married couple display works
Vietnamese-Swiss painter Siu Pham and her husband Jean-Luc Mello are now showing works on canvas and paper in a distinctive exhibition at Tu Do Gallery in HCM City.
CAMA hosts Flashback 80s Party
Tomorrow, from 8pm to 12am, CAMA ATK invites everyone to join its Flashback 80s Party. Entrance is free.
On Saturday, April 26, Movie Space at the Centre for Assistance and Development of Movie Talents (TPD) will present the famous Italian movie La vita e bella (Life is Beautiful) which won the Grand Prize of the Jury in Cannes Film Festival in 1998.
Book on wholesome comfort food launched
On Sunday, April 27, Bookworm Too will host the launch of Earth Essence .
Indonesian band to play at Hard Rock Cafe
The Indonesian band Jogandanz will play nightly at the Hard Rock Cafe from May 1. Formed in Jakarta, the six-member band is popular in Southeast Asia and has a varied repertoire, covering retro and their original songs.
Outdoor bar hosts overnight camp
The outdoor bar Saigon Outcast will host an overnight camp called "SO Camping: Into the Wild" on May 4 and 5.
Ha Noi gets an Argentine treat
Ha Noi gets an Argentine treat

It goes without saying that mentions of Malbec wine and tango rhythms instantly conjure up thoughts of Argentina.

Resort restaurant goes green with chayote
Resort restaurant goes green with chayote

One chef had the unusual idea of creating a wide array of dishes from chayote, a plant popular in this highlands region. An Vu reports.

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Light it up with fire on Hue's Truong Tien Bridge Light it up with fire on Hue's Truong Tien Bridge

The 150-year-old Truong Tien Bridge, which spans over the renowned Huong (Perfume) River in Hue City, was lit up by fire in an installation by French artist Carabosse on Friday evening.

Hospital provides free asthma treatment Hospital provides free asthma treatment

The Bach Mai General Hospital will provide free check-up consultations and treatment to newly asthmatic patients on April 26, to mark Global Asthma Day (May 1).

Failure to address water pollution has consequences 1    Failure to address water pollution has consequences

Viet Nam needs to have a comprehensive, unified set of rules to control water pollution in the country, because the problem has assumed very serious proportions, experts and officials said at workshop yesterday.

Tokyo police release VNA flight attendant Tokyo police release VNA flight attendant

Vietnam Airlines announced on Wednesday that the Japanese authorities had released its 25-year-old flight attendant who had been arrested on suspicion of smuggling stolen goods.

Paean to people with disabilities Paean to people with disabilities

A photo exhibition in Dong Nai Province underscores the will and perseverance of 25 disabled people who overcame their situation to lead normal lives.