Japanese literature to entertain capital
During Japanese Literature Week in Ha Noi (December 26 to January 8), Japanese books will be promoted at seminars, film screenings and exhibitions.
Vietnamese folk music night to be held in Ha Noi
A night of Vietnamese folk music featuring ca tru (ceremonial singing), cheo (popular theatre), chau van (spiritual singing) and xam (minstrel singing) will take place in Ha Noi on January 10.
The 34th National Television Festival wrapped up in Hue on Saturday, ending four days of film screenings, workshops and competitions.
As many as 300 ancient ceramic items from Luy Lau in the northern province of Bac Ninh will be put on display in Paris between January 13 and 15.
Vietnamese diva Ha Tran has released her latest album, Tinh Ca Qua The Ky Vol 2 (Love Songs through the Century Vol 2), featuring love ballads by veteran composers.
A photo exhibition has opened at the Kim Dong Culture Centre in Ha Noi showcasing the natural beauty and people of the capital.
A painter who ‘picks up pebbles' of life
Le Tri Dung's horses have acquired human dimensions and emotions, and the painter turns writer as he listens to them intently, filling up page after page, writes Cao Minh.
Ha Tinh to preserve 200-year-old dwelling
The Ha Tinh Museum is preparing a plan to preserve a 200-year-old "typical Vietnamese house", officials say.
MPK photos hot cakes at City show
Just one day after his exhibition opened, photographer MPK, a Da Lat native, had sold 24 of 30 photos in HCM City as of the end of Thursday.
Writer Bui Ngoc Tan passes away after long cancer fight
Writer Bui Ngoc Tan, 80, passed away on Thursday after many years fighting cancer.
The Embassy of Italy will offer Vietnamese people an experience of Italian Christmas at Casa Italia (18 Le Phung Hieu Street, Ha Noi) today at 6pm.
Qatar a regional hub for education
Qatar a regional hub for education

Qatar is a peninsula on the western shore of the Arabian Gulf. Almost 80 per cent of its population of more than two million people reside in the city of Doha, the nation's business and administrative capital.

Will the real Sai Gon dish stand up?
Will the real Sai Gon dish stand up?

HCMCity, known as the nation's commercial hub, is also a melting pot for cuisines from around the world. Hoang Ha does the rounds.

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HCM City struggles to control influx of substandard produce 1    HCM City struggles to control influx of substandard produce

High demand for farm produce and the sheer variety of ways in which it is brought into HCM City from other localities makes quality control a very difficult task, officials say.

Hoi An hosts silken rendezvous Hoi An hosts silken rendezvous

Top craftsmen and women from seven silk villages in Viet Nam will participate in the Viet Nam Silk Culture Day at Hoi An city's Silk Village centre on December 28.

Local art smashes auction record Local art smashes auction record

Days after noted Vietnamese artist Le Pho's View from the Hilltop set a new auction record, art collector Nguyen Minh still has a lingering feeling of regret.

Long Bien Bridge preservation divides planners 3    Long Bien Bridge preservation divides planners

Architecture and cultural managers discussed Long Bien Bridge's future at a seminar held on Wednesday in Ha Noi.

Malaysia crush VN in AFF semis Malaysia crush VN in AFF semis

Viet Nam suffered a nightmare yesterday at My Dinh Stadium in Ha Noi as they were knocked out of the ASEAN Football Federation-Suzuki Cup.