Visitors savour Hanoi Cuisine Festival

Visitors savour Hanoi Cuisine Festival

NDO – ‘Banh cuon Thanh Tri’ (Thanh Tri steamed rolled pancake), ‘com Me Tri’ (Me Tri young sticky rice), ‘bun Phu Do’ (Phu Do noodle) and ‘gio cha Uoc Le’ (Uoc Le steamed pork paste and deep-fried cinnamon paste), and others, are among the signature dishes of Hanoi being introduced to visitors at the Hanoi Cuisine Festival. (Oct 14, 2018 15:32:29)


Artisans keep the soul of traditional paper masks

  Sep 21, 2018 13:44:22
NDO - Crafted paper masks are the traditional toys of Hanoians during the Mid-Autumn Festival. Previously, this kind of toy was very popular and attracted great attention from children in the capital city. However, over time, this traditional toy has gradually fallen into oblivion and only a few artisans remain attached to this profession.  

Beautiful Cu Lao Cham islands

  Sep 17, 2018 11:57:55
NDO – Cu Lao Cham islands are under the administration of Tan Hiep commune, Hoi An city, Quang Nam province. Located about 15 km from Cua Dai Beach, the Cu Lao Cham islands (also known by other names such as Chiem Bat Lao, Tiem Bich La, or Pa-lau-cham) cover about 15 km2 with more than 2,900 people living separately from the mainland. With eight small islands stretching along the green bow, the Cu Lao Cham islands are one of many pristine sites be put into operation in recent years in Quang Nam. Everybody will be attracted by its beauty for the first time visit. It looks amazing with the green of forest and blue of the sea, a white ribbon of beach sand sparkling under the yellow sunshine, and the blue sky. 

Mu Cang Chai in harvesting season

  Sep 16, 2018 15:50:46
NDO – September is the season when the rice-terraced fields are turning yellow and are ready for harvest in the mountainous district of Mu Cang Chai, in the northern province of Yen Bai. The place has become a magnetic attraction enchanting any visitor who has ever been there during the season of grain. 

Artisans “keep” Mid-Autumn season

  Sep 14, 2018 18:07:52
NDO – In the midst of more developed lifestyles, it seems that the Mid-Autumn Festival increasingly fades away with traditional values. The sounds of the lion dance are quieter and quieter, while the folk toys are now lost among the digital products of modern life. However, over the past years, there are still people who quietly preserve the craft of making traditional toys, keeping the beauty of the Mid-Autumn season of the old days. 

Flood in the Mekong Delta through satellite remote sensing

  Sep 13, 2018 12:22:37
NDO – In order to quickly provide information on flooded areas in the Mekong Delta, the Vietnam Space Centre, under the Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology (VAST), has used the image of Radar Remote Sensing Satellites sent by the Sentinel- 1 of the European Space Agency in the Mekong region located on both sides of Vietnam and Cambodia for analysis. The results show that floods in the Mekong Delta are complicated.  

In pictures: Vietnamese delegation at Avante Festival

  Sep 10, 2018 16:24:01
NDO - A delegation of Nhan Dan Newspaper attended the Avante Festival held by the Portuguese Communist Party (PCP) from September 7-9. Here are some photos of the delegation’s activities at the festival.  

Cai Rang floating market

  Sep 09, 2018 17:02:22
NDO - Cai Rang floating market on the Cai Rang River is one of the three biggest floating markets in Can Tho. The unique features and main characteristics of the famous market are the trade in fruits and other specialties of the Mekong Delta.  

Sacred national flag!

  Aug 31, 2018 17:27:36
NDO - The national flag is the symbol of the nation and also the pride of every Vietnamese person. The single gold star on a solid red background is associated with the tough years of the previous generations fighting for the nation’s freedom and reunification. 

Quang Ngai: Ly Son Island attractive with mural paintings

  Aug 30, 2018 17:29:54
NDO - Ly Son Island off the coast of the central province of Quang Ngai now seems brighter with vibrantly coloured mural paintings.  

Fansipan in charming rice season

  Aug 24, 2018 12:55:13
NDO - In the last days of August and early September, the Fansipan landscape becomes a stunning natural painting with wonderful green rice steps on terrace fields that will win the heart of any visitor. The green carpet is more miraculous when viewed from above.  

2018 Asian Games sparkles into life with colourful opening ceremony

  Aug 18, 2018 23:15:39
NDO - A spectacular pyrotechnic show lit up the Jakarta skyline on Saturday night as Indonesia welcomed the continent’s elite athletes in the opening ceremony for the 18th Asian Games (Asiad 18). 

Cat Linh - Ha Dong urban railway line’s first test run

  Aug 11, 2018 12:19:10
NDO - The train used in the trial run was numbered HN003 04, starting from Cat Linh station to Yen Nghia station, which are the two ends of the route. This is a milestone that marks new hope for the metro line to be officially put into commercial operation. 

Enjoying Northwestern cuisine at Sun World Fansipan Legend

  Aug 08, 2018 17:40:46
NDO – Although visitors may have come to Fansipan and enjoyed Northwestern dishes many times, if they come to Sun World Fansipan Legend during the Northwest Cuisine Festival the visitors would have the chance to understand more about the Northwestern region. The festival has attracted many visitors.  

Colourful Street Carnival in Hanoi

  Jul 29, 2018 16:28:59
NDO – A street carnival with the theme “The Quintessence of Hanoi - Confluence and Shine” was held around Hoan Kiem Lake in the centre of Hanoi on July 29, attracting thousands of people. The event was organised by the Hanoi Department of Culture and Sports in coordination with the Centre for Preservation and Development of Vietnamese Stage Arts.