German-language translator, Lê Quang, has released his first book in Vietnamese about the 30 years he spent living and working in Germany, in Hà Nội.
Local libraries across the country are trying their best to help readers access online library systems so that they can continue to have new materials to read during periods of social distancing.
Mùa Hè Bất Tận (Eternal Summer), a new Vietnamese coming-of-age comic book by writer Lâm Hoàng Trúc, has been released.
An English teacher has become a father, after adopting a Vietnamese baby. John Hennigan had many hoops to jump through to prove he was a suitable single parent to baby Liam. But now the dad and lad are beginning their new lives together.
Leaving the urban sprawl for rural life has become a hot trend among successful business owners, retired people and farm-based firms as they seek a relaxing escape from pollution, a chance to unwind or a return to a childhood idyll.
Inspiring images of a doctor wearing PPE feeding a COVID-19-infected baby, shops offering free lunches and rice ATMs are some of the inspirations for painter Lê Sa Long’s recent artworks about the pandemic.
Vietnamese publishing houses are promoting new programmes and books this summer to encourage children to read.