Two national treasures displayed in Quang Ninh

Two national treasures displayed in Quang Ninh

NDO – The Quang Ninh provincial Department of Culture and Sports and Thang Long – Hanoi Heritage Conservation Centre organised a ceremony in Ha Long city, on April 22, to announce the decision on recognising two national treasures and open an archaeological exhibition. (7 hours ago)


Lotus paintings at Noi Bai airport win gold at international design contest

  Apr 20, 2019 18:11:55
NDO – Two lotus paintings by painter Nguyen Thu Thuy at Hanoi’s Noi Bai International Airport have won the gold medal in the Social Design category at the A’Design Award and Competition 2019 in Italy. 

Vietnam launches project on translating and promoting quintessence of Oriental Classics

  Apr 20, 2019 17:53:15
NDO – A project on the translation and promotion of the quintessence of Oriental classic works was launched in Hanoi on April 20 by the Vietnam National University, Hanoi (VNU), with the presence of Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc. 

Hanoi’s Old Quarter to host various activities during April 30-May Day holidays

  Apr 20, 2019 12:42:10
NDO – The Management Board of Hanoi’s Old Quarter on April 19 announced a range of events to be held in celebration of the 44th anniversary of the South Liberation and National Reunification Day (April 30, 1975-2019) and May Day. 

Various activities in response to Vietnam Book Day

  Apr 20, 2019 10:44:08
NDO – Various activities are being held across the nation to respond to the 6th Vietnam Book Day, which falls on April 21 each year. 

Winners of 2012-2017 HCM City Literature and Arts Prize announced

  Apr 20, 2019 10:15:05
NDO – Winners of the second Ho Chi Minh City Literature and Arts Prize for the 2012-2017 period were announced at a ceremony held at the Municipal Theatre of Ho Chi Minh City on April 19. 

Reading week launched in Ho Chi Minh City

  Apr 19, 2019 21:28:34
NDO/VNA – The reading encouragement week, themed “Books and the young community”, was launched in Ho Chi Minh City on April 19, on the occasion of the sixth Vietnam Book Day (April 21). 

An Giang hosts French cultural week

  Apr 19, 2019 21:24:36
NDO/VNA – A French cultural week is being held in the Mekong Delta province of An Giang from April 19-24 by An Giang University, the French Embassy in Vietnam and the provincial People’s Committee. 

Vietnam Ethnic Group Cultural Day celebrated

  Apr 19, 2019 16:39:55
NDO – A wide variety of unique cultural and artisitic activities were held on April 19 at the Vietnam National Village for Ethnic Culture and Tourism in the Dong Mo tourism area of Son Tay town, Hanoi, to open the Vietnam Ethnic Group Cultural Day.  

Vietnam’s Tu Duc Tomb introduced globally through Google Arts & Culture Platform

  Apr 19, 2019 14:56:35
NDO – Tu Duc Tomb in Hue imperial city has been digitally recorded on the Google Arts & Culture Platform to be promoted worldwide, making it the first heritage of Vietnam to be added to Google’s collection. 

Vesak 2019 in Vietnam to welcome 1,500 delegates

  Apr 19, 2019 10:57:04
NDO/VNA - The UN Day of Vesak 2019 is expected to welcome around 1,500 foreign Buddhist leaders, scholars, researchers from 105 countries and territories together with heads of state and ambassadors and representatives of international organisations in Vietnam.  

Photo book on Central Highland culture and people launched

  Apr 17, 2019 17:26:57
NDO – The book reflects many aspects of the life and culture of ethic people in the Central Highlands, helping readers to learn about the issues of preserving and promoting traditional cultural heritages. 

Winners of environmental photo contest honoured

  Apr 17, 2019 12:56:59
NDO – Nguyen Thanh Chung has won the first prize for the “Portray Air, Expose Pollution” photography contest with his picture ‘Trung tam nhiet dien mien Bac’ (Northern Thermal Power Centre). 

UNESCO adopts commemoration of celebrity Chu Van An’s death

  Apr 17, 2019 12:13:57
NDO/VNA – Vietnam’s proposal for commemorating the 650th anniversary of the death of renowned teacher Chu Van An in 2020 was approved at UNESCO’s Executive Board Meeting in Paris, France, on April 16 along with 48 of 71 other applications submitted by 41 countries. 

Photo contest highlights Vietnam’s beauty from above

  Apr 17, 2019 11:55:00
NDO – The 2019 art photography contest, featuring Vietnam’s image from above, was officially launched at a ceremony held in Ho Chi Minh City on April 16.