Israeli exhibition shows VN's beauty
Israeli lawyer Alon Samuel, who travelled all over Viet Nam in 2011, is displaying photos from the trip at an exhibition on Tel Aviv's Dizengoff Road.
Pop bands compete for annual prize
After a year of taking the country's music by storm, four pop bands in Ha Noi and HCM City are becoming new music icons for many young people.
The World Records University has offered an Honorary Doctorate degree to two Vietnamese record-holders.
The ballet The Nutcracker will return to the stage of the Opera House on November 28 and 29, performed by the HCM City Ballet and Symphony Orchestra (HBSO) under the instruction of conductor Tran Nhat Minh.
Education for Nature Viet Nam (ENV) has launched a painting contest to raise awareness about protecting wild animals.
Sa Pa photo wins heritage contest
Tuyet Sa Pa (Sapa in Winter) by Pham Bang won the first prize in the single photo category for the subject of nature in the Vietnam Heritage Photo Awards 2014.
German electro pop band on Southeast Asian tour
Stabil Elite, a first-class German band, will hold free electro pop concerts, workshops and talks in three cities of Viet Nam and in the cities of Phnom Penh and Manila.
Female artists keep tradition alive
Traditional Vietnamese theatre is being kept alive by many female artists like Nhu Huynh, Thanh Thuy and Mai Tuyet Hoa.
‘Comic relief' at Fukushima event
Fans of manga enjoyed an opportunity to learn how to create the Japanese comics during the Fukushima Festival held at the Vietnamese Women's Museum yesterday.
Ha Noi fest to fete Asia-Pacific filmmaking
A total of 130 films from 32 countries and territories will be screened at the third Ha Noi International Film Festival (HANIFF).
Argentine film week to entertain Ha Noi audience
The best representatives of Argentine cinema will be screened here at the annual Argentine Film Week at Cinematheque, 22A Hai Ba Trung Street, on November 28 and 29.
British expat to reach his peak on Ba Vi Mountain challenge
British expat to reach his peak on Ba Vi Mountain challenge

Viet Nam's capital city was just one of the destinations on David Lloyd's original itinerary, although he and his wife thought they would stay for about nine months soon after they got married.

New Tadioto menu recalls old memories
New Tadioto menu recalls old memories

A dream turning true for a journalist turned hedonist chef, the Tadioto Bar offers culinary creations that deftly traverses different continents. Lucy Sexton is both satiated and transported to nostalgic cravings.

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Singaporeans unite to help scammed Vietnamese tourist Singaporeans unite to help scammed Vietnamese tourist

The assistance that Singaporeans gave a Vietnamese tourist who was scammed when he bought an iPhone 6 in Singapore has earned much attention and applause from Vietnamese newspapers and netizens.

Old apartments remain in state of disrepair Old apartments remain in state of disrepair

There are more than 1,500 old apartment buildings at risk of collapse across Viet Nam, but in the last decade, only five per cent were rebuilt.

Province backs cable car to cave 2    Province backs cable car to cave

Authorities in central Quang Binh Province have given the go ahead for a highly controversial cable car system connecting various sites in the Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park to the world's biggest cave, Son Doong.

Edward Scissorhands among free outdoor films Edward Scissorhands among free outdoor films

Saigon Outcast will hold two free Thursday outdoor film screenings this month.

Tax not the solution to online gaming issue 1    Tax not the solution to online gaming issue

A 10 per cent tax on the online gaming industry recently proposed by the Ministry of Finance aims to address the connection between the increase in gaming addiction and game-related crimes among youngsters by charging them more to fuel their addiction.