City brings classics to life in D minor
The International Choir and Orchestra of HCM City (ICOH) will entertain the city with a night of classic music and dance performances by Vietnamese and foreign artists tomorrow.
Ancient town to launch tourism promotions
The ancient city of Hoi An has launched a variety of tourism promotions between May and August, officials at the city's Culture and Sport Centre said.
Trinh Music to be performed in Ha Noi
A concert dedicated to legendary Vietnamese composer Trinh Cong Son will be performed in Vinhomes Riverside Eco-Urban Area, Ha Noi, on May 30.
HCM City to celebrate Khmer New Year
The Ethnic Khmer New Year, Chol Chnam Thmay, will be featured at the Southern Land food festival, held at Dam Sen Park in HCM City from May 29 to June 1.
Autistic children to display artworks
An art exhibition by autistic children will be held in downtown Ha Noi soon.
Film company buys rights to overseas singer's songs
The Phuong Nam Film Company has bought the exclusive rights to 50 songs performed by noted overseas singer Khanh Ly for the next 15 years. The company and the singer recently signed a contract.
Boyzone founder arrives in VN to judge music comp
Famous music producer Mark Walton arrived in Viet Nam on Wednesday.
New German art programme for children
Vietnamese children will experience German art by participating in a special programme held by the Viet Nam National Museum of Fine Arts and Goethe Institute on May 23, 24 and 31.
Children's art exhibition opens May 27
HA NOI — To celebrate International Children's Day on June 1, the Department of Fine Arts, Photography and Exhibition and Viet Nam Exhibition Centre for Culture and Arts will sponsor National Children's Art Exhibition 2015.
Philippine flower fest opens
The Asian Women & Friends in Ha Noi (AWFH) yesterday held the Flores De Mayo Santacruzan 2015 (Flower of May) festival in Ha Noi.
The Friends of Viet Nam Heritage (FVH) will present four selected shortfilms by talented directors from the Centre for Assistance and Development of Movie Talents (TPD).
Snapper seduced by Viet Nam
Snapper seduced by Viet Nam

Over the past 25 years,American Catherine Karnow has visited Viet Nam many times to portray the life and people of the country, where she finds peace, warmth and happiness.

Cuon N Roll wraps it up in one bite
Cuon N Roll wraps it up in one bite

The green, brightly lit restaurant Cuon N Roll delivers on the fresh meal its interior design promises. Plates are colourfully composed, though not always flavoured perfectly. Thuy Hang reports.


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.