The SEA Games 31 marked a great success for Vietnamese athletics with a record 22 gold medals to lead the team rankings. Athletes of coach Trần Văn Sỹ claimed eight gold medals. Sỹ’ has trained many famous athletes in international tournaments. Thanh Nga talks to him.
Waterway tourism is one of the new products that HCM City is promoting in order to facilitate recovery of its tourism industry.
With a design taking inspiration from pottery wheels, the Bát Tràng pottery museum is a real head-turner
The Cửu Long (Mekong) Delta province of Trà Vinh is developing more nature-based tourism products and new-style rural areas to attract tourists and improve local incomes.
With Chef Maneesh Rawat from the Spices of India in Hà Nội.
Director Lương Đình Dũng has wowed audiences and experts with his action thriller 578 – Phát Đạn Của Kẻ Điên (578 Magnum). He talks to Ngô Minh about the strategy to promote the film abroad.
For the past few years, ramie (a flowering plant of the nettle family) has gradually replaced local crops such as corn and cassava in Vân Hồ District, in the northern province of Sơn La, and the multipurpose plant has brought better incomes to residents.
Vũng Bọt Stream at the junction of the Bắc (North) and Nam (South) rivers that merge the Cu Đê River is home to the 'niên' fish (Onychostoma gerlachi), a natural freshwater fish species that is listed as Near Threatened on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species.
The picturesque and tranquil landscapes around Yên Trung, the biggest freshwater lake in the northern coastal province of Quảng Ninh's Uông Bí City, have become a must-see for nature-loving tourists from across the country.
With home cook Trần Thị Hồng Nhung from bake.it.glamorous
The 31st SEA Games was the last regional sports meet for marksman Trần Quốc Cường. Gold medals in the men's individual 50m air pistol and 10m team pistol were a great way to draw the curtains on a stunning competitive career. He speaks with Hữu Hiệp about his passion and future.
Over the years, the province of Ninh Bình has actively implemented measures to conserve biodiversity and sustainably develop the value that natural ecosystems offer.
High school maths teacher Dương Văn Kiên in the central city of Đà Nẵng has a unique way of encouraging his students, presenting them with his elegant handmade pencil sculptures.
Hương Canh Pottery Village in Vĩnh Phúc Province is in danger of sinking into oblivion. While many people cannot continue with the ancient craft, artisan Nguyễn Hồng Quang is patient in fulfilling his dream of revitalising it.
Some believe collecting action figures is a hobby not suitable for a grown man, but Việt Nam has many clubs for those who love such comic book figures to share their interest and discuss the latest trends.
A visit to Hoài Khao Village offers a rare chance to experience traditional culture and crafts while contemplating the distinctive original architecture that has been preserved for generations.
With Food stylist Hoàng Long
Western classical music, especially operatic singing, is not a normal career choice for Vietnamese youth today, but tenor Nguyễn Thế Quang Huy plans to familiarise it through creative means. He talks to Thu Ngân.