“Frankly speaking, I don’t know how to begin my story,” said the caller in a hesitant voice. “You might think it’s ridiculous that a woman of forty like me is still so impracticable,” she added.
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NDO—The worshipping ritual dedicated to Au Co, the legendary mother of Vietnam, was recognised as national intangible cultural heritage by the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism at a ceremony held in Phu Tho Province on March 21.
NDO/VNA—Professor Phan Huy Le has been honoured by the Academie des Inscriptions et Belles-Lettres (Academy of Inscriptions and Bells-Letres- AIBL) for his contributions to historical and cultural conservation in Vietnam.
Around when I decided to close Chin Khe Farm for repairs was when the ill-fated tourist came. She told me while pointing towards the highway that she and her friends had been in an accident. Her friends had left for home, but she decided come to this mountain valley.
NDO – An exhibition entitled ‘Photography captures 30 years of the national Doi Moi (Reform) process’ kicked off in Hanoi on March 18 under the Vietnamese Association of Photographic Artists (VAPA) to mark the association’s 64th anniversary.
NDO – The Ho Chi Minh City 'Ao Dai' (Vietnamese traditional long dress) Festival, held from March 3-17, attracted over 70,000 visitors who were invited to participate in various activities, the organising board announced at the closing ceremony of the festival on March 17.
NDO/VNA – 'Vo ba' (The Third Wife), a Vietnamese film directed by Nguyen Phuong Anh and produced by Tran Bich Ngoc, won the post-production and Hong Kong to Cannes awards at the 15th Hong Kong-Asia Film Financing Forum (HAF), which took place in Hong Kong (China) from March 13-15.
NDO/VNA—The Vietnam-ASEAN Singing Festival 2017 officially closed in Vientiane, Laos on March 14 with stellar performances by five Vietnamese contestants and 11 Vietnamese expats from Laos and Thailand.