Ninh Binh province to hold Hoa Lu Festival in late April

Ninh Binh province to hold Hoa Lu Festival in late April

NDO - The northern province of Ninh Binh is planning a wide range of activities to celebrate the Hoa Lu Festival, scheduled for April 24-27, and mark the 1050th anniversary of Emperor Dinh Tien Hoang’s naming of the country as Dai Co Viet. (Apr 05, 2018)


Indian band to perform at cultural festival in Da Nang

  Apr 03, 2018
NDO/VNA - The Indian band Pranavanaadham will perform a concert combining classical instruments with modern equipment at Nguyen Hien Dinh Theatre in the central city of Da Nang on April 4 as a part of cultural exchanges between Vietnam and India. 

Project aims to create inclusive and sustainable growth in Vietnamese heritage

  Apr 03, 2018
NDO - The British Council in Vietnam has recently launched the ‘Heritage of Future Past’, a cultural project which aims to promote inclusive and sustainable growth in Vietnamese heritage, as an event to mark the 25th anniversary of the British Council’s work in Vietnam. 

Film director Luu Trong Ninh: My adaptation of ‘The Tale of Kieu’ will carry Vietnam’s national spirit

  Apr 03, 2018
NDO – Following the success of his TV series ‘Thuong Nho O Ai’ (Who Stole My Heart), veteran film director Luu Trong Ninh is now preparing for the production of ‘Kieu’, a cinematic adaption of Vietnam’s literary masterpiece ‘Truyen Kieu’ (The Tale of Kieu) by great poet Nguyen Du. 

Traditional new year of festivals Laos, Cambodia marked in HCM City

  Apr 01, 2018
NDO/VNA – Nearly 1,000 Vietnamese, Lao and Cambodian students joined in a get-together at the Ho Chi Minh City University of Economics and Law (UEL) on April 1 to celebrate the Lao Bun Pi May festival and the Cambodian Chol Chnam Thmay festival. 

Heritage integrates many values

  Mar 31, 2018
NDO – The ‘Then’ Singing Practice of Tay, Nung and Thai ethnic people in Vietnam has been submitted to UNESCO in order to recognise it as a global intangible cultural heritage of humanity. With the cultural and artistic values, it can be said the ‘Then’ Singing Practice of Tay, Nung and Thai ethnic people in Vietnam has many factors which are worthy of the UNESCO‘s honour. 

The Ghost of Gold

  Mar 31, 2018
The trading platform I used to operate 23 hours a day with the software mt4. It attracts investors through leverage; if an investor is wise enough, the leverage will be their advantage, bringing profits when they have good luck. But the wise investor will never be distracted by the leverage. 

Spring Book Fair – A space for book lovers

  Mar 29, 2018
NDO – The Spring Book Fair 2018, considered as the reading culture festival, opened on March 28 at the Vietnamese Women's Museum, 36 Ly Thuong Kiet Street, Hoan Kiem district. 

Hanoi to host international piano festival

  Mar 28, 2018
NDO – The 2018 International Piano Festival will be held at the Vietnam National Academy of Music in Hanoi from August 11 – 18. 

Royal ritual prays for bumper crops, prosperity

  Mar 28, 2018
NDO/VNA – A royal ritual Le Te Xa Tac (Worshipping the Genies of Rice and Soil) was held in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue on March 27 to pray for bumper crops and prosperity, attracting a large crowd of tourists and local people.  

Ao dai festival attracts more than 100,000 visitors

  Mar 27, 2018
NDO - Over 100,000 people responded to activities at the Ao dai festival, the fifth of its kind, which concluded in Ho Chi Minh City on March 26. 

Ho Chi Minh City book festival earns over VND60 billion

  Mar 26, 2018
NDO – The Ho Chi Minh City Book Festival attracted nearly one million readers and earned more than VND 60 billion, from March 19 to 25, up over 20% over the previous festival. 

Vietnam Book Day promotes reading culture among community

  Mar 26, 2018
NDO – A book festival will take place at Thong Nhat Park in Hanoi, from April 18-24, opening a series of activities in response to Vietnam Book Day (April 21). 

An American woman’s spiritual bond with Vietnam

  Mar 26, 2018
NDO - Carolyn White from Michigan, United States, had never imagined that people from a remote country half the world away, Vietnam, would one day be part of her life until she found solace in the teachings of a Vietnamese Zen master. 


  Mar 24, 2018
The hot and dry westerly wind howled and swirled, whipping up the dull red soil into the sky then dumping it down.