Swedish books inspire actor to produce $4-million movie
Vietnamese firm TNA Entertainments is producing a new movie adapted from the Swedish best-seller novels, Jag ar wanted (I'm Wanted) and Jag ar Daniel (I'm Daniel).
Ten out of some 8,000 contestants from Can Tho City in Mekong Delta and HCM City have been chosen to enter the final round of Solo Cung Bolero (Performing Bolero Solo), a Vietnamese reality show highlighting the bolero, a style of Latin music that became popular in southern Viet Nam in the 1950s.
England's Prince William has teamed up with the Angry Birds designers in a game that aims to raise awareness about illegal wildlife poaching.
A Ha Noi citizen plans to create a private museum in honour of his late father, Professor Dr. Nguyen Van Huyen.
The wind quintet, Fantasia will present the concert Colour of the Wind on Saturday at Manzi Art Space.
Heritage Space will present a series of special concerts to explore the essence of Viet Nam's diverse and traditional music, starting November 27.
Chef Patrick Jeffroy, winner of two Michelin stars and Executive Chef at L'Hotel de Carantec in northwest France, will kick off Les Aromes Festival at the Sofitel Legend Metropole with a cooking show tomorrow.
The HCM City Consular Club, whose members are spouses of foreign diplomats, will host its 21st annual charity market in HCM City at the White Palace Convention Centre this Saturday.
Los Angeles-based artist Christine Nguyen will present a solo exhibition of her new and recent photo-based work ranging from intimate c-prints to ambitious mural-size work at Galerie Quynh's locations in HCM City starting from December 4.
The International Choir and Orchestra of HCM City will host a Christmas charity concert featuring classic carols at the St Paul's Convent Chapel on December 5 and 6.
Internet revitalises women's careers
Nguyen Thi Tha took my hands, excitedly showing me a photo of her piggery, which houses 20 animals she cares for herself with information learned online.
Photographer clicks with Viet Nam
Photographer clicks with Viet Nam

When he first came to Viet Nam more than 20 years ago, Nicolas Cornet never ever imagined that he would develop a close connection with this country.

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.