Wave of investment in fine arts begins at Chon Auction House

Wave of investment in fine arts begins at Chon Auction House

NDO - Painting auctions and the art trade in general are not new to Vietnam and are definitely not something unfamiliar to the world. But a professional auction session at the Chon Auction House attracting many painting collectors and tycoons was the first of its kind in Vietnam. (Mar 24, 2017)


Free concert features German pianist, Vietnamese violinist

  Mar 15, 2017
NDO/VNA—German pianist Hinrich Alpers and Vietnamese violinist Bui Cong Duy will present a free concert in HCM City on March 16. 

Vietnam’ charm- Europe association introduced in Paris

  Mar 14, 2017
NDO—The Vietnam’s Charm–Europe association has held a ceremony in Paris’ 13th Arrondissement to officially introduce itself to Vietnamese expatriates in France. 

Kong: Skull Island smashes Vietnam’s box office of all time

  Mar 12, 2017
NDO/VNA – The US blockbuster “Kong: Skull Island” has set a new record in box office revenues in Vietnam after snagging VND18.2 billion (US$798,200) from the opening day on March 10 and early screenings on March 9 night.  

Cultural activities to celebrate 25th anniversary of Vietnam-ROK relations

  Mar 10, 2017
NDO—An arts programme entitled “The Republic of Korea (ROK)–Vietnam Night” will be held in Da Nang on March 10 and the ROK Cultural Days in Hoi An, Quang Nam province will take place from March 11-12, in celebration of 25th anniversary of Vietnam-ROK relations.  

Activities to mark International Francophonie Day

  Mar 10, 2017
NDO/VNA—Various activities will be held in Vietnam to celebrate International Francophonie Day (March 20), said Director of the Asia-Pacific office of the International Organisation of La Francophonie (OIF) Eric-Normand Thibeault on March 9.  

“Kong: Skull Island” director to be Vietnam’s tourism ambassador

  Mar 10, 2017
NDO/VNA - Jordan Charles Vogt-Roberts, director of the latest Hollywood blockbuster “Kong: Skull Island” has been appointed as tourism ambassador of Vietnam in the 2017-2020 tenure. 

German pianist Boris Schönleber to perform in Vietnam

  Mar 10, 2017
NDO - German pianist Boris Schönleber will return to Vietnam for performances from March 12 – 19. 

Hanoi to exhibit 12,000 cherry blossom branches

  Mar 09, 2017
NDO – The organising board of the Japanese cherry blossom exhibition has announced that it will feature an additional 5,000 cherry blossom branches, raising the total number to 12,000 cherry blossom branches instead of 7,000 branches as originally planned. 

Bringing classical music closer to the public

  Mar 09, 2017
NDO – The performance of the London Symphony Orchestra (LSO) on March 4 at Ly Thai To Statue attracted a large number of onlookers, creating a ‘phenomenon’ in the nation’s culture and arts. 

Que Huong choir participates in International Choir Festival

  Mar 08, 2017
NDO—The Que Huong (Homeland) Choir of the Vietnamese community in France performed at Madeleine Church in Paris on March 4, which is a part of the 23rd International Choir Festival of Paris. 

Conductor Daniel Gazon to perform with Vietnamese artists

  Mar 07, 2017
NDO – Belgian conductor Daniel Gazon will lead the Ho Chi Minh City Ballet Symphony Orchestra and Opera (HBSO) in a concert at 8pm at the Ho Chi Minh City Opera House, 7 Lam Son Square in District 1 on March 9.  

Jazz manouche night to be organised in Hanoi

  Mar 04, 2017
NDO - A music night featuring jazz manouche, also known as Gypsy jazz, will be held on March 11, at 8pm, at L’Espace, 24 Trang Tien Street, Hanoi. 

Arts exhibition promotes gender equality

  Mar 03, 2017
NDO—Twenty-six portraits of 26 Vietnamese men and women who have proactively and confidently gained great successes in their lives are being showcased at a photography exhibition in Hanoi from March 3-5. 

Exhibition introduces Vietnamese and ROK contemporary arts

  Mar 03, 2017
NDO—Artwork by eight contemporary artists from Vietnam and the Republic of Korea (ROK) are on display at an exhibition, which opened in Hanoi on March 3 under the theme “Ranh gioi vo dinh” (“Undefined Boundaries”) as an event to celebrate 25th anniversary of bilateral diplomatic ties.