Vietnamese gymnasts book a place in the final of Britain’s Got Talent

Vietnamese gymnasts book a place in the final of Britain’s Got Talent

NDO - Quoc Co and Quoc Nghiep, two Vietnamese contestants have just won a berth in the final of the popular UK television talent show, Britain’s Got Talent, after their stunning performance at the semi-final on June 1. (Jun 03, 2018 15:19:03)


Vietnamese ambassador presents 41 books on Vietnam to Netherlands’ Leiden University

  May 31, 2018 18:16:57
NDO – On behalf of the Vietnamese Embassy in the Netherlands, Ambassador Ngo Thi Hoa presented 41 precious English books on Vietnam to the Library of Leiden University on May 29. 

Rossini Concert marks Italy’s National Day and 45th anniversary of Vietnam – Italy ties

  May 31, 2018 17:40:51
NDO - A special concert entitled “Gioacchino Rossini Gala Concert” is scheduled to take place at Hanoi Opera House on June 4.  

Vietnamese envoy’s book recognised as documentary heritage

  May 31, 2018 10:43:19
NDO - A book of maps detailing a Vietnamese envoy’s itinerary to China in the 18th century has been recognised as a documentary heritage by the Memory of the World Committee for Asia and the Pacific (MOWCAP). 

Korean painters launch 30 more murals in Quang Nam village

  May 31, 2018 09:29:47
NDO/VNA – Volunteers from the Republic of Korea (RoK) have completed some 30 more murals on walls of houses in the coastal commune of Tam Thanh in Tam Ky, the capital of central Quang Nam province.  

Israel Film Festival to take place in Hanoi

  May 30, 2018 10:55:19
NDO/VNA - The Embassy of Israel in Vietnam will present the Israel Film Festival 2018 from June 1-4 with various films touching on a number of topics from daily life to monumental dramas, and from documentaries to kid’s films. 

Book on 70 years of patriotic movements published

  May 28, 2018 19:18:00
NDO – the Vietnam News Agency (VNA) has published a book titled ‘70 years of patriotic emulation movements’, as part of activities to celebrate the 70th anniversary of President Ho Chi Minh’s call for patriotic work emulation on June 11, 1948. 

Play ‘Thay Ba Doi’ performed in Hanoi

  May 28, 2018 11:33:23
NDO – The play entitled ‘Thay Ba Doi’ (Teacher Ba Doi) was officially performed at the Hanoi Opera House, Hanoi, on May 27, celebrating 100 years of Vietnamese cai luong (reformed opera). 

Vietnam impresses at Prague international art festival

  May 27, 2018 16:31:23
NDO/VNA – Traditional Vietnamese dances received great applause at the 20th international art-cultural festival of national minorities in the Czech Republic, held from May 24-28, under the theme “Prague-Heart of Nations”.  

New vitality of Dao Thuc water puppetry

  May 27, 2018 11:07:18
NDO – More than ten years ago, Nguyen The Nghi at Thuy Lam commune, Dong Anh district, in Hanoi, began looking for ways to develop Dao Thuc water puppetry, such as promoting the art through tourism companies and social networks, and reorganising the operations of the puppetry troupes to serve tourists. He had a very successful business, but because of his love and sense of responsibility for his hometown, he decided to stick with the water puppetry. 

Dreaming of an authentic performance space for Then singing

  May 26, 2018 11:49:23
NDO – Born in That Khe town, Trang Dinh district, Lang Son province, one of the cradles of Then folk singing, 29-year-old artisan Nguyen Van Bach (alias Xuan Bach) has developed a strong passion and attachment to the traditional art form of the Tay, Nung and Thai groups.  

Exhibition celebrates Azerbaijan’s 100th National Day

  May 25, 2018 11:36:14
NDO – A photo exhibition titled ‘Far apart but close at heart’ opened in Hanoi on May 24, as part of activities to celebrate the 100th National Day of Azerbaijan (May 28). 

UNESCO Global Report 2018 announced in Vietnam

  May 23, 2018 17:08:20
NDO - The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) in coordination with the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism (MCST) organised a ceremony in Hanoi on May 23 to announce the UNESCO Global Report 2018. 

Belarus exhibition to display rich heritage of Vietnam’s handicrafts

  May 23, 2018 12:02:01
NDO – An exhibition, showcasing the handicrafts of Vietnam, will open in Minsk, Belarus, from June 11 to 18, as part of activities under the framework of Vietnamese Cultural Days in Belarus. 

World Press Photo exhibition visits Vietnam for the first time in 15 years

  May 23, 2018 06:18:35
NDO – The World Press Photo Exhibition 2018 will open in Hanoi in mid-June for the first time in 15 years, showcasing the most memorable press photographs from around the globe.