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.
This Sunday, let's wipe out the hotness of summer with a new signature dish from the hotel's prestigious chef. Have fun savouring the dish!
The fine art of museum management
Ha Noi's Viet Nam Fine Arts Museum has great potential, but it's kept the same paintings on display for years and years without change. Some think it could use a dose of modernity. Le Huong reports.
Herbalist, book collector mends historic poem
Herbalist Nguyen Khac Bao in Bac Ninh Province is well-known as the man who corrected 918 mistakes in the translation of the famous Vietnamese verse-novel The Tale of Kieu. Hoang Trung Hieu traces his passion.
Artist captures butterflies' fallen wings
Vu Thi Nguyet Anh's disability hasn't stopped her from pursuing her art. She's working on perfecting her collection of preserved butterflies, spread out in frames against colourful backgrounds. Kim Anh reports.
Mausoleum ready for President Ho's birthday
Long lines of visitors were patiently waiting their turn to enter President Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, despite the gentle early summer rain, just a few days before the national hero's birthday.
Quang Ly has made a reputation for himself as a timeless singer of revolutionary and romantic songs. Born in Thailand, Ly returned to Viet Nam with his family when he was 9. He studied music in Ha Noi and moved to HCM City in 1983. His songs started gaining popularity in 1975 – a historical milestone marking the country's unification.
Together, they take short, quick steps, precisely following the rhythm belting out from an old CD player. And they never step on each other's feet.
A Wallet
He jogged every morning. He did not do it for health or for fun. Until half a year ago, every morning, it was the time he got up and took his daughter to school.
Like many young Vietnamese women involved in business, Vo Thi Ngoc Huyen, owner of a cosmetic company in HCM City, loves to face a new challenge.
Tiger is gone, Cheetah is back... According to a British newspaper, Tiger Woods admitted to cheating on his girlfriend Lindsey Vonn, which was the cause of the breakup.
The fine art of museum management
The fine art of museum management

Ha Noi's Viet Nam Fine Arts Museum has great potential, but it's kept the same paintings on display for years and years without change. Some think it could use a dose of modernity. Le Huong reports.

A Wallet
A Wallet

He jogged every morning. He did not do it for health or for fun. Until half a year ago, every morning, it was the time he got up and took his daughter to school.

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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.