Concert celebrates Vietnam – Japan diplomatic ties

Concert celebrates Vietnam – Japan diplomatic ties

NDO – Japanese music band ‘Kuricorder and Friends’ will grace the stage with two special concerts, the first in Hanoi on January 12, 2018 and the second in Ho Chi Minh City on January 14, 2018.  (Dec 30, 2017)


Goddess of Mercy statue in Da Lat sets world record

  Dec 18, 2017
NDO – The Vietnam Book of Records (VietKings), on the authority of the World Records Union -WorldKings, held a ceremony in Da Lat city on December 17 to present a certificate announcing the new world record for the flower-made Goddess of Mercy statue at Linh Phuoc pagoda, Da Lat city.  

Vietnam Fine Arts Association marks its 60th anniversary

  Dec 13, 2017
NDO – The Vietnam Fine Arts Association held a ceremony in Hanoi on December 12, marking its 60th anniversary (1957 – 2017). 

Exhibition highlights French culture’s imprint on Hanoi

  Dec 08, 2017
NDO – An exhibition entitled ‘French culture’s imprint through archives’ officially opened at the National Archives Centre 1 in Hanoi on December 7, aiming to celebrate the 45th anniversary of Vietnam – France diplomatic ties (2018). 

Art Director Nguyen Anh Tuan: Flexible model will encourage creativity

  Dec 07, 2017
NDO – There have been more and more contemporary art exhibitions held around the country and abroad, which have gradually attracted public attention and are considered as important information channels in the visual arts life. 

Photo exhibition on Vietnam-Laos relations opens in Vientiane

  Dec 06, 2017
NDO/VNA – A photo exhibition on Vietnam-Laos relations opened at the Lao National Cultural Hall in Vientiane on December 6 to mark the Vietnam-Laos, Laos-Vietnam Friendship and Solidarity Year 2017.  

First German style Christmas Market held in Hanoi

  Dec 04, 2017
NDO – A German style Christmas Market will take place for the first time at Cua Bac Church, No.56 Phan Dinh Phung, Hanoi from December 14 to 16. 

Fine art exhibition honours President Ho Chi Minh

  Dec 04, 2017
NDO – Over 40 fine art works, honouring President Ho Chi Minh, have been showcasing at the Hue University of Fine Arts, in Hue city. 

International Art Photography Contest winners announced

  Dec 02, 2017
NDO – A ceremony was held in Hanoi by Vietnam Association of Photographic Artists (VAPA) on December 2 to honour 88 outstanding photos from the ninth International Art Photography Contest.  

Music project brings hope to disadvantaged children

  Dec 01, 2017
NDO – Since it was launched four years ago, the Miracle Choir and Orchestra (MCO) has helped orphans and disadvantaged children in Hanoi to get easier access to music, while providing them with free music education. 

Exhibition recaptures traditional wedding in Hue

  Dec 01, 2017
NDO – An exhibition recapturing the traditional weddings of Hue people in 1960s opened at the Hue Culture Museum on November 30. 

The 20th Vietnam Film Festival: festivity of ‘the twenties’

  Nov 30, 2017
NDO – The year 2017 is the 20th anniversary of the Vietnam Film Festival (VFF) of which the ‘young element’ has been the highlight. Most of the artists that were honoured in the movie category at the closing ceremony were young people. 

Vietnamese Ethnic Orchestra to make debut in mid December

  Nov 28, 2017
NDO – The Vietnamese Ethnic Orchestra will make its debut in Hanoi on December 12, establishing it as the first-ever orchestra in Vietnam grouping of artisans and instrumentalists from different ethnic groups across the country. 

Exhibition explores elephants’ role in life of Central Highlanders

  Nov 28, 2017
NDO – The role played by elephants in the social and cultural life of Central Highlanders in Vietnam was in the spotlight at an exhibition which recently opened at the Vietnam Museum of Ethnology in Hanoi on November 25.  

Vietnam’s image, potential highlighted in Romania

  Nov 27, 2017
NDO/VNA – Vietnam’s achievements in economics, politics and foreign affairs, as well as the country’s beauty and people, were featured in a photo exhibition and a seminar recently held in Bucharest, Romania.