2017 Vietnam Film Festival to take place in Da Nang

2017 Vietnam Film Festival to take place in Da Nang

NDO – The 20th Vietnam Film Festival 2017, themed ‘Building a modern and humane cinematic industry’ will take place in Da Nang city from November 24 to 28 of the same month.  (Aug 15, 2017)


Vietnamese designer to join New York Couture Fashion Week

  Aug 08, 2017
NDO – Do Trinh Hoai Nam has become the first Vietnamese designer surpassing over 30 well-known international designers to bring his latest collection to the prestigious New York Couture Fashion Week 2017 on September 8, in New York. 

"ASEAN People and Countries" exhibition opens in Hai Phong

  Aug 08, 2017
NDO - A photography exhibition entitled “ASEAN People and Countries” comenced at the Hai Phong Fine Arts Centre on August 7, as part of the celebration to mark the 50th anniversary of the founding of ASEAN (1967-2017). 

ASEAN+3 singing contest to open in Thanh Hoa

  Aug 08, 2017
NDO/VNA – Singers, aged 18-35, from ASEAN countries and China, the Republic of Korea and Japan will attend the ASEAN+3 Singing Contest which will take place in the central province of Thanh Hoa from August 17-21.  

Hanoi to turn Trinh Cong Son street into walking zone

  Aug 07, 2017
NDO – Hanoian authorities have decided to turn Trinh Cong Son street in Tay Ho district into a walking route, starting on August 19, to provide Hanoians with an additional space for walking and enjoying traditional artistic performances and cuisine.  

French photographer works to advertise Vietnam ethnic culture to the world

  Aug 06, 2017
NDO - Réhahn Croquevielle admitted that he had a “crush” on Vietnam after his first visit to the country in 2007. Over the course of six years, the French photographer travelled across Vietnam to explore and capture photos on the unique features of the Vietnamese ethnic groups.  

Many international talents to join VNCMF 2017

  Aug 04, 2017
NDO – The 3rd Vietnam Connection Music Festival (VNCMF) 2017, Vietnam’s largest classical music event, will be held from August 12-26 in Hanoi, Hue, Ho Chi Minh City, with the participation of many international talents. 

Movie ‘Girl From Yesterday’ scores success

  Aug 03, 2017
NDO – Director Phan Gia Nhat Linh’s film ‘The Girl From Yesterday’ has earned VND50 billion after just ten days since its release. 

Connecting Viet Youth 2017 to open in Hanoi

  Aug 02, 2017
NDO/ VNA – Various activities as part of the Connecting Viet Youth 2017 programme will take place in Hanoi from August 6-9. 

French photographer’s exhibition highlights Vietnamese heritages

  Aug 02, 2017
NDO – An exhibition, featuring artistic photos by French photographer Réhahn Croquevielle, officially opened at the Vietnam Museum of Ethnology in Hanoi, on August 1. 

ASEAN Cultural Day opens in Vinh Phuc

  Aug 02, 2017
NDO/VNA - ASEAN Cultural Day took place in the northern province of Vinh Phuc on August 1 to celebrate the 50th founding anniversary of the bloc with the participation of representatives from the embassies of the ASEAN member countries in Vietnam. 

Vietnam participates in World Folklore Festival

  Jul 31, 2017
NDO – A Vietnamese art troupe, led by Director and Meritorious artist Thanh Son, is participating in the World Folklore Festival 2017, in Bistrita city, Romania, from July 27-31.  

Trach Xa village promotes the charm of Vietnam’s Ao Dai

  Jul 29, 2017
NDO – Trach Xa village in Hoa Lam commune, Ung Hoa district, Hanoi is famous for the craft of tailor making Ao Dai (Vietnamese traditional long dresses). For many centuries, many generations of tailors in the villages have contributed to preserving and promoting the charm of the traditional Vietnamese costume.  

Vietnamese student wins first prize at international piano contest in Thailand

  Jul 29, 2017
NDO – Pham Le Phuong, a student from the Vietnam National Academy of Music, has won the first prize in her age group, for 11-13 year-old contestants, at the seventh Mozart International Piano Competition held in Thailand on July 22-25.  

Da Nang to be livened up with colourful street dance festival

  Jul 26, 2017
NDO – A street dance festival will be held in Da Nang city, from 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm on July 29, which is expected to delight visitors with cheerful music and dances.