Vietnam to attend international puppetry festival

Vietnam to attend international puppetry festival

NDO – For the first time Vietnam will bring a puppet performance themed climate change, to attend the fifth international puppetry festival 2018, to be held in Hanoi, from October 8 to 15. (Oct 03, 2018 17:39:30)


A new day

  Sep 30, 2018 14:11:07
He was finally released from jail. He was not too tired to turn his head back to have a last look at the gate of the prison.  

Uncle Ho's visit to Yen Bai enacted on stage

  Sep 28, 2018 17:23:39
NDO – Sixty years have passed since the day President Ho Chi Minh visited and spoke with the ethnic minorities in the northern province of Yen Bai. The emotional and historical moment will be remembered on stage during a special art programme to commemorate the 60th anniversary of Uncle Ho's visit to Yen Bai, later this month. 

‘Co Ba Sai Gon’ to represent Vietnam at Oscars

  Sep 28, 2018 16:29:34
NDO - Vietnamese movie Co Ba Sai Gon (The Tailor) has been selected to compete at the 2019 Academy Awards, also known as the Oscars, for the Best Foreign Language Film award, announced the Cinema Department under the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism. 

Museum tells the story of Hanoi’s history and culture

  Sep 28, 2018 13:33:55
NDO – What makes the Hanoi Museum different from other museums is that its collection includes thousands of objects donated by people from around the country. A number of the objects are precious and have been preserved by families for many generations. 

European Languages Day to open

  Sep 25, 2018 12:16:40
NDO – The eighth European Languages Day 2018, offers a unique opportunity for all budding and passionate linguists to take part in a multi-lingual environment and enjoy a colorful day full of interesting input and exchanges at the Goethe Institute, No.56-58 Nguyen Thai Hoc Street, Hanoi on September 29. 

Prehistoric caves discovered in Tuyen Quang province

  Sep 25, 2018 09:59:55
NDO/VNA – Archaeologists have discovered cultural traces of prehistoric people in limestone caves in Chiem Hoa district of the northern province of Tuyen Quang, said Assoc. Prof. Dr. Trinh Nang Chung of the Vietnam Institute of Archaeology on September 24. 

Photographer Le Bich: I’m volunteering to work as a memory keeper

  Sep 24, 2018 11:44:08
NDO – Photographer Le Bich, who is appreciated for his acclaimed photo collections of Vietnam’s folklore culture and festivals, is holding an exhibition entitled "Colours of Life’ at the Vietnamese Women's Museum in Hanoi, with 40 pictures on display capturing how Vietnamese women use their craftsmanship to preserve the cultural heritage of their villages. 

Mid-Autumn Smile

  Sep 22, 2018 18:09:14
NDO – The moment when the wind begans to change, and the moon is getting full, is when many people remember the days of their childhood enjoying dragon and lion dances, lantern parades and parties.  

“Dutch Days” in Hai Phong features various cultural activities

  Sep 22, 2018 18:05:31
NDO – Locals in the northern port city of Hai Phong were entertained with an array of cultural activities, jointly held by the Embassy of the Netherlands in Vietnam and the municipal People’s Committee, on September 22, as part of the ongoing “Dutch Days” marking 45 years of Vietnam-Netherlands diplomatic ties (1973-2018).  

Vietnam Stage Day celebrated

  Sep 22, 2018 13:21:40
NDO – The Vietnam Association of Stage Artists (VASA) held a celebration to mark its traditional day, the 12th day of the eighth lunar month, in Hanoi, on September 21. 

First Italian film week opens in Hanoi

  Sep 21, 2018 10:38:43
NDO/VNA – The first Italian film week in Vietnam was launched in Hanoi on September 20 by the Italian Embassy in Vietnam.  

Web archive on history of Vietnam-Japan cooperation launched

  Sep 20, 2018 18:05:36
NDO – The State Records and Archives Department of Vietnam held a ceremony on September 20 to launch a website for the online exhibition "History of Vietnam-Japan cooperation through archival record”. 

Mid-Autumn Festival towards original point

  Sep 20, 2018 17:59:04
NDO – This year's Mid-Autumn Festival comes sooner for Hanoi children, and colourful of toys and drumbeats are everywhere. More and more agencies, units and parents have organised events, bought toys, guided children to play folk games. Although society is becoming more modern, the children still enjoy the traditional Mid-Autumn Festival.  

Vietnam’s cuisine impressed Ukrainian students

  Sep 20, 2018 10:53:03
NDO – Two signature dishes of Vietnam, ‘pho bo’ (beef noodle) and ‘nem ran’ (friend spring rolls), were introduced to students at the Kyiv National University of Trade and Economics at a programme held by the Vietnamese Embassy in Ukraine on September 19.