Cần Thơ City in the Cửu Long (Mekong) Delta will host its third biennial Book Expo with the theme Sách – Tri Thức, Phát Triển, Hội Nhập (Books, Knowledge, Development, Integration) from March 25-31.
Library management needs stricter control to prevent poor standards, according to National Assembly (NA) deputy chairman Phùng Quốc Hiển. He was speaking during a discussion on the draft Law on Libraries by deputies at the 32nd session of the NA Standing Committee yesterday.
Annual prizes by the Việt Nam Literature & Art Association were presented to 65 of its members early this month in Hà Nội. The awards review and evaluate the performance of artists over the year. Writer Ngô Thảo, former deputy-chairman of the Việt Nam Stage Artists Association spoke about the award.
German and Vietnamese authors are gathering in a cultural exchange including talk shows, excavations and reading sections.
The Hà Nội Book Festival will take place on October 3-7, highlighting modern reading culture.
Representatives from Hà Nội will be showcasing books on history, culture and performing arts about the capital city and Việt Nam at the 2018 Frankfurt Book Fair in October this year.
Hanoian readers had chance to revisit their childhood with old manga titles at Manga Day, held last weekend at 19/12 Book Street.
In summer it is a common sight to see children reading books at Kim Đồng Book Centre in District 1, one of the few good spots for them in HCM City.
The annual Family Day (June 28) will be celebrated here with various cultural activities between June 22 and 24.
The HansaeYes24 Foundation will donate 10,000 children’s books to primary schools situated in HCM City’s outlying districts for them to celebrate Việt Nam Book Day on April 21.