Vietnam firm wins architecture ’Oscars'

Vietnam firm wins architecture ’Oscars'

NDO/VNA – Vietnamese design company H&P Architects has recently been named among the July Winners and Popular Choice Winners of the Architizer A+Awards.  (Aug 02, 2018 10:45:24)

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Programme celebrates Peru’s National Day

  Jul 31, 2018 11:40:24
NDO –The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism and the Peruvian Embassy in Vietnam jointly organised a musical show in Hanoi, on July 30, to celebrate the 197th anniversary of Peru’s National Day (1821-2018). 

Vietnamese students win prizes at Asia Pacific Arts Festival

  Jul 31, 2018 10:58:41
NDO - Three Vietnamese students won big prizes at the 6th Asia Pacific Arts Festival, which recently concluded in Singapore.  

First-ever nude photo exhibition in Hanoi: A daring but necessary beginning

  Jul 31, 2018 10:51:08
NDO – A recent nude photo exhibition, which was recently held in Hanoi from July 20-27, has generated considerable success as it has paved the way for a genre of fine art photography which was not entirely welcomed due to traditions and social customs. 

Zitherist Tri Nguyen: Vietnamese music conquering world stage

  Jul 30, 2018 03:07:50
NDO – Ho Chi Minh City-born artist Nguyen Huu Tri, whose stage name is Tri Nguyen, first learnt the piano and ‘dan tranh’ (Vietnamese 16-string zither) when he was five. Over the past few years, his name has become widely known in European and American countries as the man who has dedicated himself to promoting traditional Vietnamese zither to international audience  

Vietnam joins Asia cultural festival in Slovakia

  Jul 29, 2018 22:14:03
NDO/VNA – The embassies of Asian countries in Slovakia and the authority of Bratislava held Asia Weekends in the capital city on July 27-28 to promote the diversity of Asian cultures, including Vietnamese culture.  

UNESCO: Heritages in Vietnam saddled with many challenges

  Jul 29, 2018 16:23:56
NDO – Vietnam is highly appreciated for protecting both cultural heritages and intangible cultural heritages, as well as actively participating in building UNESCO's policies on World Heritages and sustainable development, however, Vietnam is facing many large challenges in preserving the heritages. UNESCO has identified these challenges at a conference held in Hanoi on the protection and promotion of the values of Vietnam’s heritages for sustainable development, affirming that UNSCO will provide concrete support to Vietnam.  

Art programme marks 10 years of Hanoi administrative boundary expansion

  Jul 29, 2018 15:47:14
NDO – The Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union, Hanoi branch, held an art programme at the Thong Nhat Park on the evening of July 28, to mark the 10th anniversary of the capital city’s administrative boundary adjustment.  

First national conference on heritage protection, promotion opens

  Jul 27, 2018 18:04:35
NDO/VNA – The first national conference on the preservation and promotion of cultural heritage in Vietnam was held in Hanoi on July 27, with the participation of Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc. 

Vietnamese student wins first prize at Mozart International Piano Contest

  Jul 27, 2018 17:05:44
NDO – Vo Minh Quang, a 12-year-old student from Giang Vo Secondary School in Hanoi, won first prize at the eight Mozart International Piano Competition, which took place in Bangkok, Thailand, from July 22 to 24. 

Splendid Aung Kyaw Htet

  Jul 26, 2018 16:02:29
NDO - The monks’ faces are characterised by the glow of deep knowledge and inner reflection. The pure interior souls which weather out every storm in life and now realise that even through bitterly difficult times, this world is still beautiful and warm. Seventeen oil paintings by Aung Kyaw Htet, the most famous contemporary painter of Myanmar are on display at the exhibition entitled “Serenity and Splendor of Myanmar” which will take place at Blue Gallery, No.28 Trang Tien Street, Hanoi from July 29. 

Nineteen traditional handicraft villages to meet in Hoi An

  Jul 25, 2018 11:35:30
NDO – Thirteen traditional handicraft villages of Hanoi and six traditional handicraft villages of Quang Nam will be showcasing their products at An Hoi Sculpture Garden, Hoi An city, Quang Nam province, from August 17 to 19. 

Hoi An to host final round of World Miss Tourism Ambassador

  Jul 24, 2018 10:48:34
NDO – The ancient city of Hoi An in the central province of Quang Nam will host the final round of the 2018 World Miss Tourism Ambassador from August 27 to 31. 

Vietnamese youth acts to promote green living

  Jul 24, 2018 10:07:59
NDO – Preferring healthy food and eco-friendly products, using less plastic, and encouraging the “Go Green” spirit among the community, more and more Vietnamese youths have taken to living a greener lifestyle. 

H’mong youth club acts to preserve and promote their indigenous culture

  Jul 23, 2018 09:43:05
NDO – In the three years since it began operations, Action for Hmong Development, a group of H’mong ethnic young people, has significantly contributed to preserving and promoting the indigenous culture of their tribe.