Vietnam’s first-ever private orchestra established

Vietnam’s first-ever private orchestra established

NDO – Sun Symphony Orchestra (SSO) made its debut in Hanoi on September 20, the first-ever private orchestra to be established in Vietnam. (Sep 21, 2017)


Violist Bui Cong Duy: I am happy with my choice

  Sep 18, 2017
NDO – Despite being busy with teaching and performing, Bui Cong Duy successfully organised the 2017 Vietnam Connection Music Festival. He granted an interview to Nhan Dan (The People) Weekly Newspaper to share about how to bring classical music closer to audiences and the training of classical music artists in Vietnam. 

Vietnam, Japan’s prefecture discusses cooperation in tourism, sports

  Sep 16, 2017
NDO/VNA – Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism Nguyen Ngoc Thien has met with the Mayor of Kanagawa Prefecture Kuroiwa Yuji to discuss the Vietnam Festa in Kanagawa 2017 and cooperation between the two sides.  

International arts carnival to delight Hanoi audiences

  Sep 15, 2017
NDO - International artists from Sun World Ba Na Hills arts troupe will present an unprecedented, unique, street carnival in the pedestrian streets around Hoan Kiem Lake, in Hanoi on September 16-17. 

Music and Street Art Festival to rock Hanoi youth

  Sep 15, 2017
NDO – The ‘School of Mosh 2017’ Music and Street Art Festival will be held on September 16 in Hanoi, promising to blow the minds of the city youngsters with rock and metal music performances. 

French vintage jazz night to be held in Hanoi

  Sep 14, 2017
NDO – A music night featuring vintage jazz will be held on September 16, at 8pm, in L’Espace, 24 Trang Tien Street, Hanoi. 

Arts programme celebrates Xo Viet-Nghe Tinh uprising

  Sep 11, 2017
NDO – An arts programme was held in the central provinces of Nghe An and Ha Tinh, on September 10, to celebrate the 87th anniversary of the Xo Viet – Nghe Tinh uprising (September 12, 1930-2017).  

FIFA Mons kicks off in Hanoi

  Sep 08, 2017
NDO – The Mons International Romantic Film Festival (FIFA Mons) will open at 8pm September 8, at the National Documentary and Scientific Film Studio (NDSFS), No.465 Hoang Hoa Tham Street, Hanoi. 

German Film Festival returns to Vietnam

  Sep 05, 2017
NDO – The 8th German film festival in Vietnam will take place from September 6 to 16 in Hanoi, Hai Phong, Hue, Da Nang and Ho Chi Minh City.  

Circus performers strive to advance Vietnamese circus arts

  Sep 03, 2017
NDO – Behind the glamour curtain, Vietnamese circus athletes have to practice hard and even sometimes encounter unexpected risks in their occupation. Overcoming difficulties, they have made tremendous effort to make the circus more attractive to the audience and have excelled at many prestigious international festivals, thus advancing Vietnamese circus arts  

The vitality of Luu Cong Nhan’s paintings

  Sep 03, 2017
NDO – The exhibition ‘Stroke’, which was considered as a strong imprint and a unique assertion of the style from the painter Luu Cong Nhan (1931-2007) – one of the leading Vietnamese painters, is being held from August 25 to September 24 to mark his 10th death anniversary. This is the first large-scale solo exhibition after many years as he did not showcase his paintings in Hanoi.  

Vietnamese Ao dai enchants Seoul audience

  Aug 31, 2017
NDO/VNA – The glamour of Vietnamese Ao dai (traditional long dress) was brought closer to our international friends through a stellar show jointly held by the Vietnamese Embassy in the Republic of Korea and the Korea Foundation for International Culture Exchange (KOFICE) on August 30.  

Exhibition on Vietnam-Laos-Cambodia relations opens

  Aug 31, 2017
NDO – An exhibition highlighting the friendship between Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia, opened at the Vietnam Military History Museum, in Hanoi, on August 30.  

ASEAN film festival to be held in Cambodia

  Aug 31, 2017
NDO – The ASEAN Film Festival will take place in Cambodia from September 8 to 17, as part of the activities to commemorate the 50th founding anniversary of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN).  

Malaysia – Vietnam art exchange programme held in Hanoi

  Aug 30, 2017
NDO – A Malaysia – Vietnam art exchange programme was held in Hanoi, on August 29, as part of activities to mark the 60th National Day of Malaysia (August 31, 1957-2017) and the 72nd National Day of Vietnam (September 1, 1945-2017).