Many international talents to join VNCMF 2017

Many international talents to join VNCMF 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. (Aug 04, 2017)


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. 

Exhibition highlights efforts to care for national contributors

  Jul 26, 2017
NDO/VNA – An exhibition was opened in Hanoi on July 25 to showcase documents, exhibits and photographs to show gratitude to war invalids, martyrs and national contributors on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of Invalids and Martyrs Day (July 27).  

Vietnam Summer Camp kicks off

  Jul 20, 2017
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. 

Toyota Concert takes to the stage in Vinh Phuc

  Jul 19, 2017
NDO – The Toyota Concert will be brought to the Vinh Phuc Provincial Theatre for the first time on August 19 in addition to three other shows to be held in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City. 

Photo exhibition on Buddhist heritage opens in Hanoi

  Jul 17, 2017
NDO/VNA – A photo exhibition entitled ‘Buddhist ruins and heritage’ opened in Hanoi on July 17, which was organised by the Indian Cultural Centre under the Embassy of India in Vietnam. 

Photo exhibition highlights Hanoi’s architecture

  Jul 13, 2017
NDO – A photo exhibition, themed ‘Hanoi’s architecture in the past and the present, along with the capital’s development’, officially opened at the Exhibition House at 45 Trang Tien Street, Hanoi, on July 13.  

Danang FantastiCity contest opens for entries

  Jul 06, 2017
NDO/VNA – The Da Nang Tourism Department and Coco Bay resort have launched the Danang FantastiCity, a competition that offers both domestic and international players a chance to experience the central coastal city. 

Exhibition celebrates War Invalids' and Martyrs' Day

  Jul 04, 2017
NDO – The ‘Thep noi nguc lua’ (Steel in fire prison) Exhibition opened at Hoa Lo prison, Hanoi on July 4, as part of activities to celebrate the 70th anniversary of War Invalids' and Martyrs' Day (July 27, 1947 – 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.