Saxophonist to combine jazz with folk in concert
Saxophonist Tran Manh Tuan will hold a concert with the Viet Nam National Symphony and Orchestra on November 26 and 27 at 8pm at the Ha Noi Opera House.
Rockstorm to highlight patriotic spirit of Vietnamese people
Rockstorm 2014 is returning to rock the whole country with its spectacular concerts in seven cities over the next two months.
Exhibit by French school features ancient photos of Viet Nam
Pictures from a photo collection of the French School of Extreme Orient on ancient Viet Nam will be displayed here on December 3.
Various activities showcasing Peruvian cuisine and film will be organised here and in HCM City to celebrate the 20th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Peru and Viet Nam.
The 1,000-year-old Tram Gian Pagoda in Ha Noi's outlying Chuong My District has been restored to its near-original state, said local authorities.
The annual HIWC Charity Bazaar will take place on Sunday, from 10am to 3.30pm at UNIS, G9 Ciputra Tay Ho.
Friends of Vietnam Heritage (FVH) will host a city walk to visit unexplored parts of Ha Noi's Nha Tho area on Tuesday, November 25.
Runners from Viet Nam and other countries will band together and race for Viet Nam's wildlife at the 2014 Song Hong Half-Marathon in Ha Noi on December 7.
More than 55 vendors will present their latest products at the Christmas Bazaar, organised by the Saigon Charity Bazaar, at The Deck restaurant in District 2 on Saturday. Gifts and decorative ornaments will be on sale.
VinGallery will host a Christmas music concert and an arts exhibition Small Things on Saturday.
The Saigon International Music Week featuring four shows of international and Vietnamese artists will kick off at Cargo Bar on November 26.
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.

Da Nang eatery offers taste of the past
Da Nang eatery offers taste of the past

Madame Lan brings together historic architecture and traditional dishes in a restored colonial complex on the Han River. Hoai Nam reports.

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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.

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

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

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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.