As Viet Nam does not yet have a school to train professionally young actors, most children taking part in the industry are members of various drama troupes operating at culture houses in big cities.
City youth, increasingly lured to TV, computer games and cinemas, were being re-introduced to the wonderful world of animals and clowns.
A swift response of the Ministry of Education and Training has helped high school graduate Nguyen Huynh Nhan to sit the university entrance examination this year.
Students at the HCM City University of Science have spent two months creating a mobilephone app that provides maps, emergency hotlines, accommodation advice and test-preparation materials for candidates of university entrance exams.
Talented at foreign languages, including English and German, with a BA degree from a German university, Minh Hang once worked as an editor for a TV channel before deciding to pursue her dream to be a singer, despite family opposition.
When China illegally put its Haiyang Shiyou 981 oil rig in Viet Nam's exclusive economic zone, young photographer Dang Long wanted to do something to express his patriotism.
The HCM City Labour Union's annual Summer Camp for migrants' children opened last weekend at Thanh Da Resort in Binh Thanh District.
Two years ago, Seth and Olivia Hanson decided to quit their jobs in banking and property management, sell their house in Austin, Texas, and travel around the world for six months, the online site reports.
Light Star, an art gallery that includes works of hearing-impaired painters, has become a popular venue in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue.
Very few artists have strived to capture the soul and spirit of President Ho Chi Minh in as many ways as Ha Noi painter Tran Mai.
Since 1994, a club of singers of tai tu (southern amateur music) has funded the building of 11 houses for poor families in Vinh Long Province.


Chinese drilling rig pulled out of Vietnam's waters Chinese drilling rig pulled out of Vietnam's waters

At 6:30pm on July 16, China's oil rig Haiyang Shiyou – 981 was 41 nautical miles from its previous position and out of Viet Nam's exclusive economic zone and continental shelf, about 163 nautical miles southwest of China's Hainan island, reported the Viet Nam Coast Guard High Command.  

School closed for torturing autistic students School closed for torturing autistic students

City authorities have shut down an illegal school for autistic children after it was found to be torturing its students.

Teachers question city's proposal to use e-books 2    Teachers question city's proposal to use e-books

E-books would replace printed textbooks in the first to third grades in HCM City for the upcoming schools year under a new proposal, the vice chairman of the city People's Committee Hua Ngoc Thuan has said.

Beer plant left unfinished Beer plant left unfinished

A beer plant under construction in the centre of Ha Tinh City has become a pasture for local residents to graze oxen.

Noi Bai unveils first sleeping pods Noi Bai unveils first sleeping pods

Vietnam Airlines Tourism Company (VATC ) has installed the first ever sleeping pods in Noi Bai International Airport to serve the passengers.