Belgian singer Axelle Red to perform in Vietnam

Belgian singer Axelle Red to perform in Vietnam

NDO – Belgian singer-songwriter Axelle Red will perform in Vietnam from March 10 to 20, as part of an across-Asia tour to promote her new album. (Mar 17, 2017)


Free concert features German pianist, Vietnamese violinist

  Mar 15, 2017
NDO/VNA—German pianist Hinrich Alpers and Vietnamese violinist Bui Cong Duy will present a free concert in HCM City on March 16. 

Vietnam’ charm- Europe association introduced in Paris

  Mar 14, 2017
NDO—The Vietnam’s Charm–Europe association has held a ceremony in Paris’ 13th Arrondissement to officially introduce itself to Vietnamese expatriates in France. 

Indian Buddhist Culture Day to take place in Vinh Phuc

  Mar 13, 2017
NDO—The second Indian Buddhist Culture Day will be held from March 16-19 at Thien An Pagoda in Dai Dinh Commune, Tam Dao District, the northern province of Vinh Phuc. 

Winners of wood statue carving contest honoured

  Mar 13, 2017
NDO—The winners of a wood statue carving contest were honoured at a closing ceremony held on March 13 in Buon Ma Thuot City, Dak Lak Province after five days of competition. 

Let the love for Nom come naturally: Dr Nguyen To Lan

  Mar 13, 2017
NDO - Dr To Lan from the Institute of Sino-Nom Studies has been featured prominently as one of only a few young female researchers who have immersed themselves into the treasure trove of the forefathers’ language heritage to gain a deeper understanding of Vietnamese culture. 

Kong: Skull Island smashes Vietnam’s box office of all time

  Mar 12, 2017
NDO/VNA – The US blockbuster “Kong: Skull Island” has set a new record in box office revenues in Vietnam after snagging VND18.2 billion (US$798,200) from the opening day on March 10 and early screenings on March 9 night.  

Mong woman preserves and promotes ethnic brocade weaving

  Mar 12, 2017
NDO – Learning the art of brocade weaving since the age of 13 from her mother, 1962-born artisan Vang Thi Mai has kept in mind that practicing and preserving the traditional craft is the responsibility of every Mong women. Taking on the responsibility, she established the Brocade Weaving Cooperative of Hop Tien village, Ha Giang province in 1999 with the hope of popularising one of Mong people’s cultural identities to domestic and foreign visitors.  

A puppy

  Mar 12, 2017
The weather in March was quite unpredictable. Out of the blue, it began raining with a cold wind on a previously calm day. An old woman was looking for a pair of pants for her grandson. This weather was a cold snap and she felt her joints ache.  

Japanese cherry blossom exhibition opens in Hanoi

  Mar 11, 2017
NDO – The Japanese Cultural Exchange 2017 and Japanese Cherry Blossom Exhibition officially opened at Ly Thai To Statue Garden, Hanoi’s Hoan Kiem District on the evening of March 10.  

Cultural activities to celebrate 25th anniversary of Vietnam-ROK relations

  Mar 10, 2017
NDO—An arts programme entitled “The Republic of Korea (ROK)–Vietnam Night” will be held in Da Nang on March 10 and the ROK Cultural Days in Hoi An, Quang Nam province will take place from March 11-12, in celebration of 25th anniversary of Vietnam-ROK relations.  

Activities to mark International Francophonie Day

  Mar 10, 2017
NDO/VNA—Various activities will be held in Vietnam to celebrate International Francophonie Day (March 20), said Director of the Asia-Pacific office of the International Organisation of La Francophonie (OIF) Eric-Normand Thibeault on March 9.  

“Kong: Skull Island” director to be Vietnam’s tourism ambassador

  Mar 10, 2017
NDO/VNA - Jordan Charles Vogt-Roberts, director of the latest Hollywood blockbuster “Kong: Skull Island” has been appointed as tourism ambassador of Vietnam in the 2017-2020 tenure. 

German pianist Boris Schönleber to perform in Vietnam

  Mar 10, 2017
NDO - German pianist Boris Schönleber will return to Vietnam for performances from March 12 – 19. 

Hanoi to exhibit 12,000 cherry blossom branches

  Mar 09, 2017
NDO – The organising board of the Japanese cherry blossom exhibition has announced that it will feature an additional 5,000 cherry blossom branches, raising the total number to 12,000 cherry blossom branches instead of 7,000 branches as originally planned.