Book collection published to commemorate General Nguyen Chi Thanh

Book collection published to commemorate General Nguyen Chi Thanh

NDO - Marking the 50th death anniversary of General Nguyen Chi Thanh (July 6, 1967), the People's Army Publishing House published a book collection compiled by journalist Bui Chi Trung and numerous other authors, on June 30. (Jun 30, 2017)

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Vietnamese contestant wins prize at international Tchaikovsky competition

  Jun 27, 2017
NDO – Vietnamese contestant Le Quang Tien, 15, won a special auxiliary prize at the tenth International Tchaikovsky Competition for Young Musicians which took place in Kazakhstan’s capital of Astana from June 15-25. 

Ciel Rouge: French film set in Vietnam to premiere in July

  Jun 25, 2017
NDO - French director Oliver Lorelle’s ‘Ciel Rouge’ (Red Sky), which is set in Vietnam in the early years of the Indochina War and shot entirely in Vietnam’s northern mountainous areas, will be shown in mid-July in France and in October in Vietnam. 

Programme honours Raglai ethnic people’s culture

  Jun 23, 2017
NDO – An arts programme, introducing the unique cultural identities of the Raglai ethnic minority people from Ninh Thuan province, will take place at the Vietnam National Village for Ethnic Culture and Tourism in Dong Mo, Son Tay district, Hanoi, on June 24-25. 

Concert celebrates Vietnam-Spain relations

  Jun 23, 2017
NDO/VNA - Spanish conductor Unai Urrecho and pianist Alexander Selitser will perform at a concert celebrating the 40 years of diplomatic relations between Vietnam and Spain, at the Ho Chi Minh City Conservatory of Music on June 24. 

Cheo artist Nguyen Thu Huyen: Traditional art forms must be active in engaging audiences

  Jun 22, 2017
NDO – After nearly 25 years of working in cheo (traditional opera), Meritorious Artist Nguyen Thu Huyen was recently appointed as the Deputy Director of the Hanoi Cheo Theatre. In an interview granted to Nhan Dan Weekly Newspaper, Huyen talked about her passion for cheo as well as how to win over audiences when performing this traditional art form. 

Father and Son to compete at Tallinn Black Nights film festival

  Jun 22, 2017
NDO - Vietnamese film Father and Son, directed by Luong Dinh Dung, will compete and be screened at the 21st Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival (PÖFF). 

International Music Festival to gather domestic, foreign artists

  Jun 22, 2017
NDO – The International Music Festival will take place from 4:30pm to 11pm on June 24, at the French Cultural Centre in Hanoi (L’Espace), featuring the participation of numerous Vietnamese and international bands and artists. 

Exhibition on Vietnam’s land and people held in Russia

  Jun 21, 2017
NDO - An exhibition, named ‘Vietnam – Landscape and people’, opened on June 20, at the Photography center Association of Russia, in Moscow, Russia. 

Exhibition showcases rare lacquered and gilded wooden objects

  Jun 20, 2017
NDO – An exhibition showcasing more than 100 lacquered and gilded wooden objects opened in Hanoi on June 20. 

Our Founding Fathers

  Jun 18, 2017
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Cultural, sporting events mark VN-Cambodia diplomatic ties

  Jun 17, 2017
NDO/VNA – The Vietnamese Embassy in Cambodia and the Cambodian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation co-organised a cultural and sporting exchange event, in Phnom Penh on June 16, to celebrate the 50th anniversary of bilateral diplomatic ties (June 24). 

Can Tho hosts third international yoga day

  Jun 17, 2017
NDO – The third International Yoga Day – 2017 was held on June 17, in the Mekong River Delta City of Can Tho, as part of events to celebrate the 45th anniversary of Vietnam-India bilateral diplomatic ties (January 7, 1972 - 2017) and ten years of their strategic partnership (2007 - 2017). 

Thirty contestants enter final round of Miss ASEAN Friendship

  Jun 15, 2017
NDO – The final round of the 2017 Miss ASEAN Friendship contest will take place from June 15 to July 2 in Tuy Hoa city, Phu Yen province, featuring the participation of 30 contestants from ASEAN countries. 

Nguyen dynasty treasures on display in Da Lat

  Jun 15, 2017
NDO – A total of 36 precious artifacts, from the Nguyen dynasty period (1802-1945), are on display at an exhibition that opened recently at Lam Dong museum in Da Lat city.