Film adapted from online game opens
A comedy-adventure film adapted from the online game League of Legends, known as LoL, will be released in cinemas this weekend to begin the Christmas season in HCM City.
Fashion icon says her work must impress
Fashion show producer and model Jessica Minh Anh is an expert in transforming the world's most iconic venues into phenomenal catwalks. Before her most recent "floating catwalk" on the River Seine in Paris in October, Jessica created the world's first solar-powered catwalk at the award-winning solar plant Gemasolar in Sevilla, Spain in July.
Israeli music in VN
Israeli traditional musician Tal Kravitz performs at the Viet Nam Agriculture Academy on Monday. He performed at Da Nang University of Technology and Sciences, Hue Music Academy and Bac Giang Agriculture and Forestry University between Monday and Friday.
Art auction raises $18,000
Seventeen artworks were sold for a total US$18,000 at an auction held at the Viet Nam National Museum of Fine Arts.
Camp for disabled to open in City
More than 7,000 people with disabilities in HCM City and neighbouring provinces will take part in the 2015 Camp for Disabled People in HCM City on Sunday.
Viet Nam lifts English skills
Viet Nam ranks 29th among the world's 70 largest countries by English skills, or an increase of four levels, Education First (EF) Viet Nam announced yesterday based on figures of EF Global's English proficiency index (EPI) 2015.
Viet Nam, S Korea team up for dance drama
The life of the last prince of Viet Nam's Ly dynasty, Ly Long Tuong who lived in exile in Korea in the early of the 13th century, will be depicted early next month by a South Korean dancer, a Vietnamese dramatic actor and a German musician.
Stravinsky to conduct Nutcracker in Ho Chi Minh City
The HCM City Ballet, Symphony and Orchestra (HBSO) will perform the masterpiece Nutcracker, conducted by Marius Stravinsky, at the Municipal Opera House.
Children's books speak to the heart
The winners of a ‘writing for children' contest received their awards in Ha Noi yesterday.
Schools add Cor language to curriculum
The central province plans to introduce the language of the Cor ethnic group in the primary school curriculum in Nam Tra My and Bac Tra My districts.
Phu Tho revives Hung King culture
After years of dedicated work, half of the 326 Hung King relics found throughout Phu Tho province have been successfully restored.
American photographer finds soul, beauty in Vietnamese life
American photographer finds soul, beauty in Vietnamese life

For US photographer Lawrence D'Attilio, fate seems to have handed him many stories to share, a gift from Viet Nam.

Treat yourself to a VIP meal at Cau Go
Treat yourself to a VIP meal at Cau Go

Cau Go Vietnamese Cuisine is a quiet balcony oasis removed from the hustle and bustle of the city. Small design touches and subtle flavours make a dinner there worth the splurge. Thuy Hang reports.


Environmental issues hinder new rural areas Environmental issues hinder new rural areas

In the five years since the Government put in place Decision No 49/QD-TTg on 19 criteria for new-style rural areas for the 2010-20 period, the majority of communes across the nation fail to meet the 17th criterion on environment. Both local and central authorities find it difficult to fill all five norms, as set down.

Baby vaccinations remain a cause for concern Baby vaccinations remain a cause for concern

Parents are concerned about post-vaccine reactions after the recent death of babies after receiving Quinvaxem vaccine, although the Health Ministry has repeatedly confirmed the safety of the vaccine.

Photos strengthen confidence of Mong girls Photos strengthen confidence of Mong girls

Wearing her most beautiful dress, Vu Thi Vu smiles broadly as she shows to her friends one of her photos which are on display at the Can Chu Phin secondary school in Meo Vac district of northernmost Ha Giang Province.

Lack of fire safety a risk in high-rises Lack of fire safety a risk in high-rises

Negligence and ignorance of fire safety regulations by both investors and residents at high-rise buildings have again come to the fore following the latest blaze in Ha Noi.


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