Michelin-star chef brings Vietnamese cuisine to new heights

Vietnamese-American chef Peter Cường Franklin, who decided to leave a successful career in banking to follow his love and passion for food, talks with Thúy Hằng about his decision to come back to Việt Nam as well as his aspirations to create a new style of Vietnamese cuisine, which, in his words is 'Cuisine Mới' or 'New Cuisine'.
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A philosophical journey in education and work

Thái Thị Kim Lan is a Vietnamese philosopher. Raised in a culturally rich family in Huế, she was shaped by the influence of her family and a religious environment. She conducted research on Immanuel Kant's philosophy and became a lecturer at Ludwig Maximilian University in Munich, Germany. She is also an author and journalist. Trương Khánh Linh spoke with her about her journey.
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Young AI expert dedicated to student development

Lương Văn Thiện is the youngest among the top 10 scientists to receive the 2022 Golden Globe Science-Technology Award organized by the Ministry of Science and Technology and the Central Committee of the Hồ Chí Minh Communist Youth Union.
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Top chef excited by Vietnamese cuisine's journey

Phương Thảo talks with Chef Phạm Thị Ánh Tuyết about Vietnamese food and Michelin's plans for Hà Nội and HCM City to be added as destinations in the Michelin Guide, a collection of the world's most prestigious culinary addresses.
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Young writer finds motivation creating children's stories

Nguyễn Chí Ngoan recently established a name for himself when he won the Cricket Aspiration Awards 2020 with Rồi Nắng Cũng Lẻ Loi , a collection of short tales about children from Việt Nam's southwestern area who have physical flaws and have had a difficult life.
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Photographer inspired by celebrated songwriter

Lâm Hạnh, a reporter at Thể Thao & Văn Hóa (Sports & Culture) newspaper, interviews photographer Dương Minh Long about his exhibition on celebrated late songwriter Trịnh Công Sơn, which ended earlier this month in HCM City. Long met Sơn in the 1990s and captured him in photos over 11 years before the latter's death on April 1, 2001.
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Singer uses music to spread positive vibes

Đinh Mạnh Ninh, a singer-songwriter who has been making music for more than a decade, first gained popularity with his heartfelt ballads about love. Recently Ninh made a comeback with a new, more up-to-date record in the genre of groovy and disco funk.