Vietnam celebrates 40 years in UN with brocade show

Vietnam celebrates 40 years in UN with brocade show

NDO/VNA - A fashion show of brocades created by veteran Vietnamese designer Minh Hanh is taking place at the United Nations Office in Geneva, Switzerland on September 14. (Sep 14, 2017)

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FIFA Mons kicks off in Hanoi

  Sep 08, 2017
NDO – The Mons International Romantic Film Festival (FIFA Mons) will open at 8pm September 8, at the National Documentary and Scientific Film Studio (NDSFS), No.465 Hoang Hoa Tham Street, Hanoi. 

German Film Festival returns to Vietnam

  Sep 05, 2017
NDO – The 8th German film festival in Vietnam will take place from September 6 to 16 in Hanoi, Hai Phong, Hue, Da Nang and Ho Chi Minh City.  

Photo exhibition helps bring Vietnam, India closer

  Sep 05, 2017
NDO/VNA – Over 100 photos capturing the land and people of Vietnam are on display at an exhibition at the Punjab Kala Bhavan art gallery in India’s Punjab state.  

Circus performers strive to advance Vietnamese circus arts

  Sep 03, 2017
NDO – Behind the glamour curtain, Vietnamese circus athletes have to practice hard and even sometimes encounter unexpected risks in their occupation. Overcoming difficulties, they have made tremendous effort to make the circus more attractive to the audience and have excelled at many prestigious international festivals, thus advancing Vietnamese circus arts  

A gunshot

  Sep 03, 2017
While walking through the cave suddenly I saw a ferocious-looking hunter a few metres in front of me. He had unkempt hair, a bushy beard and hairy arms, with a gun in hands aimed at me. I hid behind a tree trunk, frightened to death.  

The vitality of Luu Cong Nhan’s paintings

  Sep 03, 2017
NDO – The exhibition ‘Stroke’, which was considered as a strong imprint and a unique assertion of the style from the painter Luu Cong Nhan (1931-2007) – one of the leading Vietnamese painters, is being held from August 25 to September 24 to mark his 10th death anniversary. This is the first large-scale solo exhibition after many years as he did not showcase his paintings in Hanoi.  

First volume of Complete Works of Ho Chi Minh translated into Lao

  Sep 01, 2017
NDO/VNA – The Lao version of the first volume of the Ho Chi Minh Complete Works were introduced at a ceremony in Vientiane on September 1.  

“Ho khoan” Le Thuy singing recognised as national intangible cultural heritage

  Sep 01, 2017
NDO – “Ho khoan” Le Thuy, a genre of Vietnamese folk music from Le Thuy district, in the central province of Quang Binh, has been recognised as national intangible cultural heritage for its typical characteristics.  

President Ho Chi Minh’s collection of decrees exhibited

  Sep 01, 2017
NDO - President Ho Chi Minh’s collection of decrees from the two years of 1945 and 1946 are on display to the public for the first time at the State Records and Archives Agency in Hanoi. 

Vietnamese Ao dai enchants Seoul audience

  Aug 31, 2017
NDO/VNA – The glamour of Vietnamese Ao dai (traditional long dress) was brought closer to our international friends through a stellar show jointly held by the Vietnamese Embassy in the Republic of Korea and the Korea Foundation for International Culture Exchange (KOFICE) on August 30.  

Exhibition on Vietnam-Laos-Cambodia relations opens

  Aug 31, 2017
NDO – An exhibition highlighting the friendship between Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia, opened at the Vietnam Military History Museum, in Hanoi, on August 30.  

ASEAN film festival to be held in Cambodia

  Aug 31, 2017
NDO – The ASEAN Film Festival will take place in Cambodia from September 8 to 17, as part of the activities to commemorate the 50th founding anniversary of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN).  

National Day of Vietnam takes place at Expo 2017 in Kazakhstan

  Aug 30, 2017
NDO/ VNA – Vietnam’s National Day was marked at the Expo 2017 Astana, in the capital of Kazakhstan on August 29, featuring folk music performances that attracted a large audience. 

Malaysia – Vietnam art exchange programme held in Hanoi

  Aug 30, 2017
NDO – A Malaysia – Vietnam art exchange programme was held in Hanoi, on August 29, as part of activities to mark the 60th National Day of Malaysia (August 31, 1957-2017) and the 72nd National Day of Vietnam (September 1, 1945-2017).