Ho Chi Minh City Museum celebrates 40th anniversary

Ho Chi Minh City Museum celebrates 40th anniversary

NDO - Ho Chi Minh City Museum held a ceremony to celebrate the 40th anniversary of its establishment (1978 - 2018) on August 16. (9 hours ago)

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Quang Nam activities to celebrate Vietnam-Japan ties

  Aug 14, 2018 20:50:01
NDO/VNA – The Japan Cultural Day in Quang Nam and the 16th Hoi An-Japan Cultural Exchange will take place in Hoi An city, the central province of Quang Nam from August 17-19. 

HCM City to host classical music extravaganzas

  Aug 14, 2018 17:23:33
NDO/VNA – Around 20 prominent international artists will perform at three special concerts at the Ho Chi Minh City Ballet Symphony Orchestra and Opera (HBSO) on August 18 and 19. 

Hanoi Food Rescue: Youth club act to support the disadvantaged

  Aug 14, 2018 10:19:37
NDO – Utilising food surpluses from restaurants, hotels and households and transporting them to people in need has been the regular work by the members of the Hanoi Food Rescue (HFR) over the past five years. 

Vietnam International Finger-style Guitar Festival to open

  Aug 13, 2018 17:32:25
NDO – The Vietnam International Finger-Style Guitar Festival 2018 will take place at the Youth Theatre in Hanoi on August 25. 

Hanoi works to conserve Co Loa historical site

  Aug 13, 2018 10:58:14
NDO/VNA - Hanoi will spend VND60 billion (US$2.6 million) on preserving and promoting the value of the Co Loa historical site in Dong Anh district during the 2018-2020 period after the site is reported to be encroached seriously.  

Choreographer Nguyen Phuc Hung: I am proud to establish a unique aura for the HBSO

  Aug 13, 2018 10:18:05
NDO - Nguyen Phuc Hung, the leading choreographer at the Ho Chi Minh City Ballet Symphony Orchestra and Opera (HBSO), and his team successfully staged the opera “Der Freischütz – Hunters Pride” in July, as a cooperation project with the Goethe-Institut. He granted an interview to Nhan Dan (People) Monthly Newspaper to talk more about the project as well as his career over the past 20 years. 

O Moi blossoms bitterly opened

  Aug 12, 2018 11:07:58
Sunset light slanted down on the O Moi Creek in a dark, rosy colour, together with the loud sounds of wild birds and the nursery rhymes of the kids at play under the O Moi foliage at the entrance to the little canal stung the heart deeply. 

Exhibition inspires people’s love for the country’s seas and islands

  Aug 10, 2018 14:52:09
NDO – Hanoians recently had an opportunity to admire wonderful images of Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelago through the photographs on display at an exhibition held in the capital city of Hanoi, from August 3 -7. 

18 antiques returned to Vietnam

  Aug 10, 2018 17:06:24
NDO/VNA – Vietnamese Ambassador to Germany, Doan Xuan Hung, handed over 18 antiques from different cultural periods to the National Museum of Vietnamese History in Hanoi on August 9.  

Vietnam Puppetry Festival to be held in Ho Chi Minh City

  Aug 10, 2018 12:22:05
NDO – The Vietnam Puppetry Festival will be held, for the first time, at Nguyen Hue Pedestrian Street, Ho Chi Minh City, from August 16-18.  

Phan Thi Mo crowned World Miss Tourism Ambassador

  Aug 09, 2018 17:00:14
NDO – Phan Thi Mo – Vietnamese delegate - has defeated 49 contestants from many countries around the globe to be crowned as the World Miss Tourism Ambassador 2018, in Thailand, on August 8.  

Ancient Ao dai show held in Hanoi

  Aug 09, 2018 11:24:30
NDO – Several ancient Ao dai (traditional Vietnamese dress) samples were presented at the Hanoi Old Quarter Culture Exchange Centre, on August 8. 

Bac Kan province works to digitalise ancient documents of local minority groups

  Aug 08, 2018 04:04:26
NDO – The northern mountainous province of Bac Kan is home to seven ethnic groups, most of them being minority tribes, communities of which have preserved cultural heritages for generations, particularly ancient documents, bibliographies, antiques and relics. Over recent years, the local authorities have taken proper measures to collect and digitise the documents for preservation and promotion. 

‘Kong’ director actively involved in Vietnam’s film industry

  Aug 08, 2018 10:10:48
NDO/VNA - Despite his tight schedule with new film projects in the US, the director of Hollywood blockbuster “Kong: Skull Island”, Jordan Vogt-Roberts, has still managed to contribute to Vietnam’s film industry.