Last August, violinist Hoang Rob's debut music video, a cover of Say
You Do by songstress Tien Tien, received more than 100,000 likes in a
Tran Duy Kien, 17, won an English-speaking competition and beat out
more than 2,000 Vietnamese students to participate in the Global Forum
of Young Leaders held in New York in August.
Standing proud in Quang Nam Province, Dinh Gia Thang's statue
reflects his respect for the role mothers play in our lives, and has
recently received a top national award. Thien Huong reports.
Tove Krebs Lange is an illustrator from Copenhagen, Denmark, who took
part in the Children's Book project in Viet Nam, which was funded by
the Danish government. After 10 years in operation, the project was
completed in November.
Successfully restoring traditional and premium silk fabrics in Van
Phuc Village, Nguyen Thi Tam, 60, a craftswoman, was honored as one
of 10 of Ha Noi's excellent citizens this year.
Tung Duong has impressed fans with his emotional vocals and unique
performing style ever since his debut in the Morning Star-Rendezvous
contest. The singer speaks to Thuy Hang about his decade-long career,
culminating in his upcoming concert, "Mot Thap Ky Hoan Ca" (A Decade
of Joyful Singing).
Established poet Hoang Nhuan Cam received the State Award for
Literature and Arts in 2012. He also won the first prize in a poetry
contest launched by Van Nghe (Literature and Arts) newspaper and the
Viet Nam Writers Association Award. Cam is also known as a veteran
playwright, with historical films like Dem Hoi Long Tri, Ha Noi -
Winter 1946 and The Scent of Burnt Grass under his belt.
Fashion show producer and model Jessica Minh Anh is an expert in
transforming the world's most iconic venues into phenomenal catwalks.
Before her most recent "floating catwalk" on the River Seine in Paris in
October, Jessica created the world's first solar-powered catwalk at the
award-winning solar plant Gemasolar in Sevilla, Spain in July.
Dubbed the Prince of Patriotic Songs, Viet Nam's number one tenor
had his second solo show, Bai Ca Khong Quen (Unforgettable Songs),
this week in Ha Noi. The 39-year-old singer talks with Thuy Hang
about his concert and life.
HCM City-based photographer Ngo Tran Hai An has a passion for
backpacking trips. His footprints have fallen upon every nook and cranny
in the country. He was the first traveller to trek to the highest
border landmark in Viet Nam and Ta Chi Nhu Mountain in the northern
province of Yen Bai.