Vietnam Summer Camp kicks off

Vietnam Summer Camp kicks off

NDO – Vietnam Summer Camp 2017 kicked off at a ceremony held by the Foreign Ministry’s State Committee for Overseas Vietnamese Affairs (SCOVA) and the Ho Chi Minh City People's Committee, in Ho Chi Minh City, on July 19. (Jul 20, 2017)


Vietnam Culture Day shines in Austria

  Jul 04, 2017
NDO/VNA – The Vietnam Culture Day was held in Vienna City Hall, Austria on July 3 with the engagement of 400 visitors. 

Film week to celebrate 70th anniversary of War Invalids' and Martyrs' Day

  Jul 04, 2017
NDO – The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism (MoCST) will hold a film week across the country from July 24-30 to celebrate the 70th anniversary of War Invalids' and Martyrs' Day (July 27, 1947 – 2017). 

Book collection published to commemorate General Nguyen Chi Thanh

  Jun 30, 2017
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. 

Vietnamese opera performed at int’l music festival in Czech Republic

  Jun 30, 2017
NDO/VNA – An opera in Vietnamese, composed by Czech-Vietnamese composer Hoang Thi Kieu Anh, was performed at the ongoing Festival Forfest 2017 in the Czech Republic. 

Poet Mai Van Phan: Vietnamese artists can also create permanent art trends

  Jun 30, 2017
NDO – Poet Mai Van Phan is the author of 13 volumes of poetry, many of which were translated into foreign languages. He became the second Vietnamese poet honoured with Cikada Prize - a prestigious award for outstanding poets, focusing on East Asian region. 

Activities highlight Central Highlands' culture

  Jun 28, 2017
NDO – A wide variety of activities will be held at the Vietnam National Village for Ethnic Culture and Tourism in Dong Mo, Son Tay district, Hanoi throughout the entire month of July to introduce the unique cultural identities of the ethnic minority groups from the Central Highlands region. 

Traditional pottery in Quang Nam province

  Jun 27, 2017
NDO – Every visitor to the ancient city of Hoi An, Quang Nam province, is impressed by the rows of ancient houses with their roofs covered by moss, as well as the beautiful pottery and terra-cotta zodiac animals on the streets. However, not everyone knows that these products originate from Thanh Ha ancient pottery village. 

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. 

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. 

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.