Exhibition sheds lights on X’tieng ethnic culture

Exhibition sheds lights on X’tieng ethnic culture

NDO – Around 120 objects highlighting the cultural diversity and identity of the X’tieng ethnic community are on display at an exhibition that opened at the Ho Chi Minh City History Museum on April 19.  (Apr 19, 2018)


Vietnamese artist Thu Thuy wins silver at International Design Awards

  Apr 17, 2018
NDO - Vietnamese artist Nguyen Thu Thuy has won the silver trophy of the A’Design Awards in Italy in the category of Public Arts Design for Society and Environment for her Hanoi Ceramic Mosaic Mirror House Project.  

Violinist Huu Quoc to perform in Ho Chi Minh City

  Apr 16, 2018
NDO – Violinist Tran Huu Quoc will play a selection of masterpieces by famous composers in a concert at the Ho Chi Minh City Opera House on April 19, according to an announcement from the Ho Chi Minh City Ballet Symphony Orchestra (HBSO).  

Activities celebrate Vietnam Ethnic Groups’ Cultural Day

  Apr 16, 2018
NDO – A wide variety of unique cultural activities will be held from April 19-22 at the Vietnam National Village for Ethnic Culture and Tourism in the Dong Mo tourism area of Son Tay town, Hanoi, to celebrate the Vietnam Ethnic Groups’ Cultural Day (April 19).  

National-scale art programme to mark establishment of Dai Co Viet dynasty

  Apr 16, 2018
NDO - A national-scale ceremony and art programme entitled 'Shining epic on Dai Co Viet' will take place from April 24-27, to mark the 1050th anniversary of the establishment of Dai Co Viet, the first imperial dynasty in Vietnam.  

The Tailor wins Best Feature Film at Golden Kite Awards

  Apr 16, 2018
NDO/VNA – “Co Ba Sai Gon” (The Tailor) won the Best Feature Film at the Golden Kite Awards, which was announced in Hanoi on April 15. 

Fireworks to mark Reunification Day, May Day in Ho Chi Minh City

  Apr 15, 2018
NDO/VNA – Fireworks will light up the sky of Ho Chi Minh City later this month to celebrate 43 years of the South Liberation and National Reunification Day (April 30, 1975) and the 132nd May Day (May 1, 1886). 

Vietnamese culture attracts visitors at int’l fair in Mexico

  Apr 15, 2018
NDO/VNA – The Vietnamese culture has impressed visitors at the 10th International Friendly Cultures Fair, which opened at Zocalo square in Mexico City, Mexico, on April 14. 

Various activities during Vietnam-France week in HCM City

  Apr 15, 2018
NDO/VNA - Multiple activities are underway as part of the Vietnam – France Culture and Friendship Week at the Youth Cultural House in Ho Chi Minh City from April 15 to 20. 

Music education programme for children launched in Vietnam

  Apr 14, 2018
NDO – Kindermusik, a music education programme aimed at children, was launched at the Soul Music & Performing Arts Academy in Ho Chi Minh City, on April 14, by the Asia Music and Performing Arts Education (AMPA). 

Meritorious Artist Quyen Van Minh: I’m still passionately in love with jazz

  Apr 14, 2018
NDO – After more than five decades developing a strong attachment to music, Meritorious Artist - saxophonist Quyen Van Minh admitted that he was still passionately in love with jazz. In an interview granted to Nhan Dan Weekly, he recalled his first days discovering jazz music as well as his hope to bring Vietnamese jazz music to the world. 

Vietnamese archaeological treasures introduced to public

  Apr 12, 2018
NDO – Over 300 Vietnamese archaeological artifacts, found throughout the nation during the past 60 years, are on display at a special exhibition titled “Treasures of Vietnam’s archaeology,” which opened at the Vietnam National Museum of History in Hanoi, on April 12.  

Artisan turns up the sound of gongs among E De ethnic community

  Apr 12, 2018
NDO – There was a period in the history of the E De ethnic community when people couldn’t find enough gong performers for a wedding, funeral, or spiritual ritual. However, the sound of gongs, a treasured cultural heritage of Central Highlanders, have been turned up once again thanks to the efforts made by artisan Y Hiu Nie Kdam. 

Ancient imperial city ready for 10th Hue Festival

  Apr 11, 2018
NDO/VNA - The ancient imperial city of Hue in the central province of Thua Thien – Hue has completed preparations for the 10th edition of the biennial Hue Festival, which is slated to open on April 27. 

Exhibition of Vietnamese archaeological treasures to run in Hanoi

  Apr 10, 2018
NDO/VNA – The Vietnam National Museum of History announced on April 9 that it will begin displaying archaeological treasures of the country on April 12.