MPK photos hot cakes at City show
Just one day after his exhibition opened, photographer MPK, a Da Lat native, had sold 24 of 30 photos in HCM City as of the end of Thursday.
A painter who ‘picks up pebbles' of life
Le Tri Dung's horses have acquired human dimensions and emotions, and the painter turns writer as he listens to them intently, filling up page after page, writes Cao Minh.
Ha Tinh to preserve 200-year-old dwelling
The Ha Tinh Museum is preparing a plan to preserve a 200-year-old "typical Vietnamese house", officials say.
Writer Bui Ngoc Tan passes away after long cancer fight
Writer Bui Ngoc Tan, 80, passed away on Thursday after many years fighting cancer.
The Embassy of Italy will offer Vietnamese people an experience of Italian Christmas at Casa Italia (18 Le Phung Hieu Street, Ha Noi) today at 6pm.
Around 70 famous works of Vietnamese literature are on show at Nha Nam Bookstore, 107B9 To Hieu Street, Cau Giay District.
Old literature book displayed
Around 70 famous works of Vietnamese literature are on show at Nha Nam Bookstore, 107B9 To Hieu Street, Cau Giay District.
Over 500 representatives of television broadcasters around the country as well as Japan and South Korea gathered yesterday in Hue to discuss the challenges and opportunities brought by the internet.
A TV series on the life and career of General Nguyen Chi Thanh aired on HCM City Television's HTV9 channel this week, as part of the station's screening to mark the 70th anniversary of Viet Nam People's Army Day (December 22).
Experts will discuss the quintessence of Vietnamese communal houses and their cultural and historical values during a seminar tomorrow in Ha Noi.
Military history exhibition held
The 70th anniversary of Viet Nam's military force is being commemorated by holding an exhibition in downtown Ha Noi, which showcases as many as 300 items recording the force's development.
Qatar a regional hub for education
Qatar a regional hub for education

Qatar is a peninsula on the western shore of the Arabian Gulf. Almost 80 per cent of its population of more than two million people reside in the city of Doha, the nation's business and administrative capital.

Will the real Sai Gon dish stand up?
Will the real Sai Gon dish stand up?

HCMCity, known as the nation's commercial hub, is also a melting pot for cuisines from around the world. Hoang Ha does the rounds.

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HCM City struggles to control influx of substandard produce 1    HCM City struggles to control influx of substandard produce

High demand for farm produce and the sheer variety of ways in which it is brought into HCM City from other localities makes quality control a very difficult task, officials say.

Hoi An hosts silken rendezvous Hoi An hosts silken rendezvous

Top craftsmen and women from seven silk villages in Viet Nam will participate in the Viet Nam Silk Culture Day at Hoi An city's Silk Village centre on December 28.

Local art smashes auction record Local art smashes auction record

Days after noted Vietnamese artist Le Pho's View from the Hilltop set a new auction record, art collector Nguyen Minh still has a lingering feeling of regret.

Long Bien Bridge preservation divides planners 2    Long Bien Bridge preservation divides planners

Architecture and cultural managers discussed Long Bien Bridge's future at a seminar held on Wednesday in Ha Noi.

Malaysia crush VN in AFF semis Malaysia crush VN in AFF semis

Viet Nam suffered a nightmare yesterday at My Dinh Stadium in Ha Noi as they were knocked out of the ASEAN Football Federation-Suzuki Cup.