South Korean and Vietnamese performers will begin their tour of the northern and central regions tomorrow.
HCM City concert goes Russian
A concert featuring famous works of 20th century Russian composers Aram Khachaturian and Sergei Prokofiev will be held by the HCM City Ballet Symphony Orchestra and Opera (HBSO) on Sunday.
Culture Vulture (05-08-2015)
Vietnamese-British pianist Nguyen Bich Tra worked for the last seven years on a major recording project of the 19th century prominent composer Joachim Raff's piano compositions. The project included six solo discs and two orchestra collaborations.
Children's nature book ‘inspirational'
Reporter Le Huu Nam has released his latest book entitled Mat Ngu Rung Xanh (Green Forest Password) for young readers.
Winner of US MasterChef 2012, Christine Ha, will once again join the show's Vietnamese edition as a judge.
Central region chefs to test their skills
The central city will host the central and north-central region qualifiers for the annual Golden Spoon Awards today and tomorrow (August 4 and 5) at the Golden Phoenix Conference Centre.
VN-German man wins Vietnam Idol
Vietnamese-German Trong Hieu, 23, won the Vietnam Idol contest on Sunday night backed by anover-whelming vote from the audience.
Youth take on sensitive topics via camera lens
A documentary film about domestic violence won Best Documentary at the 2015 Golden Lotus Bud Awards.
Striped Project has attracted hundreds of participants since it was initiated by a group of high school students in Ha Noi in June 2014.
New children's book inspires love for nature
Reporter Le Huu Nam has released his latest book entitled Mat Ngu Rung Xanh (Green Forest Password) for young readers.
Vietnamese-German man wins Viet Nam Idol contest
Vietnamese-German youth Trong Hieu beat his female rival Bich Ngoc to win the Viet Nam Idol contest last night, after receiving the overwhelming majority vote from the audience.
Australian musician takes his time to enrich local music scene
Australian musician takes his time to enrich local music scene

The music industry in HCM City has developed recently with not only domestic but also international musicians contributing to the pheno-menon.

Salty, sweet ribs and rice will bring you back
Salty, sweet ribs and rice will bring you back

Located on the Old Quarter's bustling Dao Duy Tu Street, Com Suon (grilled pork ribs served with rice) is constantly crowded because of it's famous ribs and reasonable prices. It's perfect followed by a cold cup of fruity tea. Minh Trang reports.

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Ha Noi hospital-goers beat heat with free water 1    Ha Noi hospital-goers beat heat with free water

By the time Nguyen Thi Thung, grey-haired and sporting traditional ba ba brown clothes, stops her motorbike near the gates of Ha Noi Cancer Hospital, patients, relatives and street vendors holding empty bottles are already queued up.

Vietnam Airlines launches new-generation Airbus plane Vietnam Airlines launches new-generation Airbus plane

The national flagship carrier Vietnam Airlines held a ceremony on July 2 to receive its first Airbus 350-900 aircraft and announce its upgrade service quality programme and new brand identifying system, marking a major step in bringing the airline into the international arena.

Prime Minister awards merit certificate to swimmer Vien 1    Prime Minister awards merit certificate to swimmer Vien

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

Wounds begin to heal between US, Viet Nam Wounds begin to heal between US, Viet Nam

Pham Ba Lu swore thousands of times that he "would not live under the same sky as the United States".