Art helps Slovakia, VN find each other
Prominent Slovakian artist Peter Pollag expects to help enhance the friendship and mutual understanding between Viet Nam and his country through his paintings.
Vietnamese moon during harvest inspires German artists
During the harvest, the moon over Viet Nam changes its appearance constantly, which has become a source of inspiration for husband-wife artist duo Christiane Campioni and Tobias Kuester Campioni.
A design for the Viet Nam Pavilion for the Milan 2015 Expo in Italy, were selected as one of the top 15 most anticipated buildings to look forward to this year by Dezeen, an internationally renowned architecture magazine.
A concert will be held at the HCM City Opera House next Monday to commemorate the 330th anniversary of the birth of Johannes Sebastian Bach and George Frideric Handel, both born in 1685.
Vietnamese, int'l poets recite for Poetry Day
The drizzly rain couldn't wash away the enthusiasm of visitors to the 13th National Poetry Day held yesterday at the Temple of Literature in Ha Noi.
Central Highlands city to host coffee festival
All preparations have been completed for the fifth coffee festival to be held in downtown Buon Ma Thuot, a Central Highlands city, from March 9 to 12.
Poet Doan Ngoc Thu just published a poem video, the first of its kind in Viet Nam.
The French Institute in HCM City will organise a conference called Emperor Ham Nghi's Exile (1871-1944): the World of An Artist at the General Sciences Library in HCM City today.
Vinh Long Television and Kmedia are organising Cuoi Xuyen Viet (TransViet Laugh 2015), the first Vietnamese reality-TV contest to find talented comedians and comic actors.
The Centre for Assistance and Development of Movie Talent (TPD) will present two films by Pixar, Finding Nemo and Ratatouille.
Young artist Nguyen Hoang Tung will stage a pantomime performance on Sunday, March 8 at 8pm, at the Golden Bell Theatre, 72 Hang Bac Street.
Italian teachers join cultures through bilingual blogging
Italian teachers join cultures through bilingual blogging

On weekdays, Giorgia Bassani and Matteo Stella teach Italian language and culture at Ha Noi Uni-versity. In their free time, they organise cultural events to introduce the Mediterranean country to local Italian-speaking people as well as write blogs in Italian on life in Viet Nam to give Italians an insight into the Asian country.

A BBQ buffet with an awesome view
A BBQ buffet with an awesome view

To enjoy looking out at the Hoan Kiem Lake while relishing a wide range of Korean and other Asian dishes, including desserts, is a treat not to be missed in the heart of the capital city, Ha Nguyen asserts.

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Confiscated bikes set for charity sale 1    Confiscated bikes set for charity sale

The National Traffic Safety Committee plans to sell motorbikes and bicycles driving on expressways that have been banned for their use.

Cycling race escort dies in accident Cycling race escort dies in accident

A member of a motorbike escort group for the Binh Duong Open International Women's Bike Race died yesterday after being hit by a motorbike tour group.

Vietnamese cuisine book journeys out of 5-star resort's kitchen Vietnamese cuisine book journeys out of 5-star resort's kitchen

The five-star Furama Resort has released a 120-page cookbook titled A Journey Through Viet Nam's Cuisine, featuring recipes from the resort's culinary library.

HCM City youth call on banks, firms to stop funding fossil fuels HCM City youth call on banks, firms to stop funding fossil fuels

A series of activities on climate change and energy have been launched by 350.org Viet Nam aimed at raising people's awareness about the threat of a carbon bubble.

Da Nang to teach archipelago history Da Nang to teach archipelago history

The history of Da Nang and its relationship with the Hoang Sa Archipelago (Paracel Islands) will be introduced into the curricula at secondary and high schools in the central coastal city this year, officials have announced.