Symphonic poem to be narrated, acted out for kids
The Viet Nam National Symphony Orchestra (VNSO) will perform the symphonic poem Till Eulenspiegel's Merry Pranks on Sunday in Ha Noi.
‘Golden Spoon' chef contest launched
The third annual ‘Chiec Thia Vang' (Golden Spoon) competition to identify the country's best chefs and dishes has been launched by the Binh Duong Province-based Minh Long I Company and the Business Studies and Assistance Centre.
Music nights at The Observatory to start
The Observatory will organise music nights featuring international and local musicians from May 28-31.
French movies to be shown in TPD, L'Espace
The Centre for Assistance and Development of Movie Talents (TPD) will screen the French movie Amelie tomorrow.
Exhibition at Manzi features surrealism
Tomorrow Manzi Art Space will present Stories Told in an Oriental Way, a solo exhibition by visual artist Do Tuan Anh.
Concert combines rap, funk and other genres
The Elements concert will feature rap, hip-hop, funk, soul, reggae and rock at Saigon Outcast on Saturday. Expatriate DJs Binaural Dropout, SoulPatch, Stavsounds and Hazard Clique will perform.
Underground music set for The Observatory
Five international and local DJs and visual artist are bringing a night of underground music and light at The Observatory on June 5.
Photo contest set for central regions
The Viet Nam Association of Photographic Artists (VAPA) will launch a photo contest in Da Nang for people in the central and Central Highlands regions from July 30 to August 28.
Water puppet troupe offers children's programme
The Sai Gon Water Puppet Troupe will offer a special children's programme at HCM City's Youth Cultural House this summer.
Veteran author's children's books reissued
The Kim Dong Publishing House has republished a collection of 11 books for children written by late author Doan Gioi, one of the country's most talented contemporary writers.
10 Months 10 Docs project honours young filmmakers
Three outstanding short documentaries made by young Vietnamese filmmakers were screened yesterday evening in Ha Noi, as part of the closing ceremony of the 10 Months 10 Docs project.
Equity: something to work for
Equity: something to work for

To mark Argentina's National Day, I would like to refer to events that took place on May 25, 1810, when the first Argentine National Government was formed, politically independent from Spanish colonial rule. This achievement initiated a long process that culminated in our organisation as a nation.

Sushi for seafood lovers worth the price tag
Sushi for seafood lovers worth the price tag

Sometimes your son's sudden cravings can lead you to a tasty discovery. Thanh Ha recounts her colourful, fish-filled meals at Sushi Kei, a new restaurant in Vincom Centre.


Commando recalls sinking of US aircraft carrier Commando recalls sinking of US aircraft carrier

Seventy-nine-year-old former Vietnamese commando Lam Son Nao still feels uncomfortable whenever he thinks about the moment he tried to recover 84 kilos of explosives that had been left near the USNS Core aircraft carrier.

When festivals lose sight of the people 1    When festivals lose sight of the people

Last year I visited George Town in Penang, Malaysia. I was excited to find a lot of similarities between it and my hometown, Hue.

Cultural events lead to fireworks competition 1    Cultural events lead to fireworks competition

An International cuisine event will be held in the central city as a lead up to this weekend's scheduled seventh Da Nang International Fireworks Competition, a contest between teams representing five countries.

Da Nang to monitor trees with GIS 1    Da Nang to monitor trees with GIS

Da Nang plans to use the geographic information system (GIS) in the city's public tree management work, the municipal People's Committee spokesman Vo Van Thuong said.

Man detained for trafficking 15 monkeys Man detained for trafficking 15 monkeys

The Nghe An Province's environmental crimes division said this morning that it has detained a man for allegedly trafficking monkeys following a tip-off.