NDO – Researcher Bui Trong Hieu had a pleasant experience trying for two years to restore ‘Cua Dinh’ folk singing (singing in front of the communal house), the original form of the ‘Ca Tru’ (ceremonial singing) musical genre.
NDO – The Vietnam – Republic of Korea (RoK) Film Festival officially opened in Ho Chi Minh City on November 17, as part of the activities under the 2017 Ho Chi Minh City – Gyeongju World Cultural Festival.
NDO/VNA – Measures to bring Vietnamese literary works, especially contemporary literature, closer to Chinese readers were discussed by writers from the two countries at a meeting held in Hanoi on November 17.
NDO - More than 300 photos, and 60 reportages and documentary films highlighting the land, people and culture of ASEAN countries are on display in an exhibition that opened in Ninh Thuan province on November 16.
NDO – With the hope of preserving the countryside’s features in the city, over nearly the past two months, members of the Mothers’ Club in Ho Chi Minh City have organised special markets every Sunday. In addition to introducing unique products from trade villages, the ‘amateur small traders’ introduced visitors to a green lifestyle with safe and environmentally friendly food sources.
NDO – An exhibition dedicated to late President Ho Chi Minh opened in Paris, France on the evening of November 13 to mark the 30th anniversary of UNESCO’s Resolution 24C/18.65 in 1987, urging UNESCO member states to join in the commemoration of the centenary of the birth of the president (1890-1990).
NDO - The 2017 Ho Chi Minh City – Gyeongju World Cultural Festival opened in District 1, Ho Chi Minh City on November 11, as part of the activities to celebrate the 25th anniversary of Vietnam – the Republic of Korea (RoK) diplomatic ties.