Images of Ha Noi featured in Paris
An exhibition of 60 photographs depicting Ha Noi in the early 20th century opened at the Paris International Student Community House in Paris, France.
Festival of Art to benefit Sa Pa artists
More than 50 artworks depicting the beauty of nature and rich ethnic culture in the picturesque hill town of Sa Pa will be on display at the Festival of Art starting on Sunday.
The event "18.9.1999", a special snapshot party with artist Veronika Radulovic, will be held at Manzi Art Space tomorrow night.
Connoisseurs will discover the unique character and vintage of France's wine-producing regions at special events which Sofitel Legend Metropole Hanoi organised from September 20 to October 30.
Famous Belgian writer Nicolas Ancion will meet Vietnamese readers to introduce his book Quatrieme Etage (Fourth Floor), which was recently translated and published by Nha Nam Publishing House.
Talented South Korean pianist Eva Eun Young Joo and acclaimed violinist Hoang Tuan Cuong will be featured at a concert with the HCM City Ballet Symphony Orchestra and Opera (HBSO) at the city's Opera House on Friday.
Four expressions of cultural heritage in the mountainous districts of the central province of Quang Nam have been recognised as national intangible heritage at the seventh National Heritage Council meeting.
Famous mezzo soprano Thanh Huyen will host her first recital La Vie, L'Amour featuring compositions from the operettas and operas of Offenbach, Strauss, Audran, Bizet and Saint-Saens at the HCM City Conservatory of Music on September 20.
Hardwell, who was crowned the world's No 1 DJ in DJ magazine's annual Top 100 DJs poll in 2013, will bring his world tour I am Hardwell to HCM City's Military Zone 7 Stadium on September 28.
The British Business Group Vietnam will host the 14th Annual Fun Run for Charity in District 7 on September 28. The organiser expects 9,000 participants in the 4km race this year.
Exhibition displays photos of everyday life in VN
Photographer Nguyen Ba Han will display his photos, showing everyday life of the Vietnamese people, at an exhibition in Japan.
Chile marks national independence
Chile marks national independence

Today Chile celebratesanother National Independence Day; this year it will be the 204th anniversary of its independence.

‘Flower' restaurant serves substantial fare
‘Flower' restaurant serves substantial fare

This casual neighbourhood eatery offers affordable Japanese dishes made with Vietnamese ingredients. Duhwee Pham reports.


Authorities step in to save old trees 1    Authorities step in to save old trees

The Ha Noi People's Committee has asked Ha Noi Urban Railway Management Unit to try to avoid chopping down many old trees to make way for a future metro line.

Young travellers rescue bus accident victims Young travellers rescue bus accident victims

A group of 16 young Vietnamese motorbikers were first on the scene at last Monday's tragic bus accident on its way from the resort town of Sa Pa, which killed 13 of the 50 passengers on a sleeper bus.

Capital's new urban areas still without safe tap water Capital's new urban areas still without safe tap water

People living in apartment buildings of the capital's new urban areas are expressing concern over poor-quality tap water.

Minister acts on highway peril Minister acts on highway peril

The Ministry of Transport has urged Lao Cai People's Committee to co-ordinate the completion of the highway linking Noi Bai airport with Lao Cai and the resort town of Sa Pa.

VN film triumphs at Venice festival VN film triumphs at Venice festival

A film by Vietnamese female director Nguyen Hoang Diep beat seven other foreign debut features to win the Best Film prize at the 2014 Venice International Film Festival's International Critics' Week.