Artists awarded for musical achievements
Composer Vu Cat Tuong scored a hat-trick for his song at Bai Hat Viet 2014 (Vietnamese Song 2014), a television show that runs throughout the year to showcase new songs by Vietnamese writers.
New movie on President Ho Chi Minh to launch film week
A movie on Nguyen Ai Quoc's life in Thailand will be premiered to launch a nationwide film week to celebrate the 85th anniversary of the Viet Nam Communist Party.
Australia, VN education exchange growing
On the occasion of Australia Day (January 26), Viet Nam News presents an article by Australian Ambassador Hugh Borrowman.
Postal stamps on Trang An Complex issued
A set of three postal stamps and a poster have been released to mark the recognition by UNESCO of Trang An Complex in Ninh Binh Province as a cultural and natural World Heritage Site.
Concert to celebrate friendship with Japan
Pop singer My Tam will share the stage with Japanese guitarist Oshio Kotaro on April 5 in a concert in Osaka called Dreaming Together.
TNT Theatre tours across Viet Nam
The British TNT Theatre will perform Frankenstein – The Monster and the Myth from March 17 to 21 in Ha Noi and HCM City.
Food festival celebrates int'l cuisine
Nguyen Thi Xuan smiled widely as she learned how to make Risol, a popular Indonesian appetizer, from two Indonesian Embassy representatives at a food festival on Saturday in Ha Noi.
City shifts flower street for Tet
A 580m stretch of Ham Nghi Street in downtown HCM City will be decked in flowers to welcome Lunar New Year next month.
Bank's support brings theatre to communities nation-wide
A Sai Gon - Ha Noi Commercial Joint-stock Bank project (SHB) called Strengthen the Belief will fund the Youth Theatre's 100-concert tour through Ha Noi and 15 other northern and central provinces and cities.
Nation celebrates a unique heritage
Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam yesterday hailed the recognition of the Trang An complex in Ninh Binh Province as a cultural and natural World Hertiage, saying it was the first and only site in Southeast Asia to achieve this double feat.
Experts study ancient carvings found in Ha Giang
Archaeologists recently discovered more than 100 stone carvings on a high mountain in the northern Ha Giang province.
NZ students gain VN insights
NZ students gain VN insights

A collective cheer went up from the young students as a large school of fish surfaced in a pond in Can Tho City, rushing to eat the feed scattered by a farm worker.

Why go to Y Coffee? Not for the drinks
Why go to Y Coffee? Not for the drinks

If you're looking for a pleasant spot to watch the world go by, this Ha Noi cafe may be just the place. Nguyen My Ha reports.

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VN committed to realising TPP VN committed to realising TPP

Deputy Prime Minister Vu Van Ninh reiterated Viet Nam's commitment to negotiating and realising the terms of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) for the benefit of all TPP members while meeting US Under Secretary of Commerce for International Trade Stefan M. Selig yesterday in Ha Noi.

VN Railway Authority head found dead VN Railway Authority head found dead

Director of Viet Nam Railway Authority Nguyen Huu Thang was found dead in his office yesterday in Ha Noi.

Student looks to improve traffic 2    Student looks to improve traffic

South Korean high school student Chihyun Ryu has spent her time in Ha Noi over the last three and a half years walking around Hoan Kiem Lake, and riding on the back of her father's motorbike taking videos of the chaotic traffic.

Talented ‘stage magician' tells story in memoir Talented ‘stage magician' tells story in memoir

Artist Thanh Loc will begin his five-city tour tomorrow in HCM City to launch his newly published memoirs.

Viet Nam sit at 137th in world football rankings Viet Nam sit at 137th in world football rankings

Viet Nam jumped up four steps in international football rankings, according to FIFA's latest list.