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Dance Dance Asia to kick off in Hanoi this weekicon

Dance Dance Asia to kick off in Hanoi this week

After the show, the dancers and musicians will continue their tour in Bangkok, Thailand.

 
Irish band to open music festivalicon

Irish band to open music festival

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
6 hours ago

Irish alternative rock band Kodaline will debut in Hanoi at the Monsoon Music Festival on November 1.

Dong Ho paintings reveal Vietnamese unique folk cultureicon

Dong Ho paintings reveal Vietnamese unique folk culture

PHOTOS
20 hours ago

In the old days, Dong Ho paintings were used as decorations at every home during the Lunar New Year festival (Tet). The folk paintings have become part of Vietnamese life through generations.

Vietnamese actor receives prestigious Asian Film Awardicon

Vietnamese actor receives prestigious Asian Film Award

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
21 hours ago

Vietnamese actor Nguyen Song Luan has won the Best Actor in a Leading Role award, granted by the Asian Academy Creative Awards 2019, for his role as captain Duy Kien in Vietnamese-version Hậu Duệ Mặt Trời (Descendants of the Sun).

Unique cultural rituals of the Thai ethnic communityicon

Unique cultural rituals of the Thai ethnic community

YOUR VIETNAM
22/10/2019

A ceremony was held in Dien Bien province to promote and introduce Thai ethnic people's unique cultural rituals to the community.

Da Lat to host Flower Festival 2019 in Decembericon

Da Lat to host Flower Festival 2019 in December

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
22/10/2019

The 8th Da Lat Flower Festival will take place from December 20 to 24 in Da Lat and Bao Loc cities, the Lam Dong province People’s Committee has announced.

Asia-Link Sketchwalk Hanoi – a destination for artistsicon

Asia-Link Sketchwalk Hanoi – a destination for artists

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
22/10/2019

Vietnamese architect Pham Thanh Son has found a convenient position to work on his sketching of an ancient house on Hang Ruoi Street.

Giant pumpkins prepared for Halloweenicon

Giant pumpkins prepared for Halloween

PHOTOS
21/10/2019

A man in the Central Highlands province of Lam Dong’s Dalat City has received lots of orders for giant pumpkins for Halloween.

New findings of ancient capital Phu Xuan announcedicon

New findings of ancient capital Phu Xuan announced

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
21/10/2019

Scientists and researchers have announced a new series of findings of Phu Xuan, the ancient historical capital of the Nguyen Lords and Tay Son Dynasty, in the present-day central province of Thua Thien-Hue.

‘Cap sac’ ritual of Dao peopleicon

‘Cap sac’ ritual of Dao people

PHOTOS
21/10/2019

The ‘Cap Sac’ ritual is an indispensable proceeding in the life of every Dao male as it helps him earn the recognition of being mature enough to join in the community’s major activities.

Fashion show introduces Vietnam’s brocade weaving and silk in Russiaicon

Fashion show introduces Vietnam’s brocade weaving and silk in Russia

VIETNAM & WORLD
21/10/2019

A fashion show entitled ‘Bi An Chim Phuong’ (Mystery of the Phoenix), by acclaimed Vietnamese designer Minh Hanh, was held at Tsaritsyno Museum-Reserve in Moscow, Russia, on October 20.

Three Vietnamese buildings win Dezeen architecture awardsicon

Three Vietnamese buildings win Dezeen architecture awards

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
21/10/2019

Three buildings by Indian Studio VDGA and Vietnamese VTN Architects have won the annual Dezeen awards 2019.

HCM City international music festival expected to be a tourist magneticon

HCM City international music festival expected to be a tourist magnet

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
21/10/2019

The 2019 HOZO International Music Festival in HCM City would not only be a significant cultural event of the year but also a magnet for tourists, the city Department of Tourism has said.

Régis Pasquier and Yoko Kaneko to perform in Hanoiicon

Régis Pasquier and Yoko Kaneko to perform in Hanoi

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
21/10/2019

French violinist Régis Pasquier and Japanese pianist Yoko Kaneko are set to take the stage for a classical music performance at the L’Espace French Cultural Centre in Hanoi at 8pm on October 26.

The realm of Zen in Buddhist paintingsicon

The realm of Zen in Buddhist paintings

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
20/10/2019

Painter Phuong Hong is famous for his works relating to Buddhism. His paintings are highly appreciated by experts for utilising many materials from water colours, lacquer to oil-painting and others.

Vietnamese musical "Love Boat" staged in HCM Cityicon

Vietnamese musical "Love Boat" staged in HCM City

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
20/10/2019

A Vietnamese musical, "Love Boat", will be staged at HCM City’s World of Youth Drama Stage every Satruday in October and November.

Netflix now available in Vietnameseicon

Netflix now available in Vietnamese

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
20/10/2019

Netflix, the world’s leading internet entertainment service, has announced that members in Vietnam can now enjoy the service in Vietnamese.

Danish films to be shown in Vietnamicon

Danish films to be shown in Vietnam

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
20/10/2019

Award-winning film Land of Mine will open the Danish Film Festival in Hà Nội and HCM City.