Vietnamese Party leader pays visit to Laos

Vietnamese Party leader pays visit to Laos

NDO—Vietnamese Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong paid an official friendly visit to Laos from November 24-26 at the invitation of Lao Party General Secretary and President of Laos Bounnhang Vorachith.  (Nov 26, 2016)


Ripening rice fields in Sa Pa

  Oct 18, 2016
NDO—With a landscape and culture imbued with identity of the minority nationalities of Lao Cai Province, Lao Chai–Ta Van has attracted large numbers of domestic and international visitors for a long time. During the season when the rice fields ripen, the terraced paddy fields in Lao Chai–Ta Van become an especially gorgeous expanse of yellow. 

Vietnamese ao dai on show at Thang Long Imperial Citadel

  Oct 15, 2016
NDO—Colourful Vietnamese ao dai (“long dress”) collections imbued with Hanoi’s charming cultural values left a lasting impression on the audience at the opening night of the 2016 Hanoi Ao dai Festival on October 14. 

Traditional song and dance performances held in Hanoi

  Oct 11, 2016
NDO—The Hanoi Association of Dance Artists organised a traditional song and dance performance by the statue of Emperor Ly Thai To by Hoan Kiem Lake in downtown Hanoi on October 9 to celebrate the 62nd anniversary of the capital’s liberation on October 10, 1954. The dances, imbued with historical significance, are closely connected with the spiritual life of locals and the cultural value of the capital. Apart from playing a role in spiritual activities, dance is also a highly aesthetic performance art.  

Festival brings a taste of traditional cakes in Southern region

  Oct 08, 2016
NDO—A festival introducing 100 traditional cakes from across southern Vietnam is being held in Hanoi as a highlight of the ongoing High-Quality Vietnamese Clean Food and Agricultural Products Fair.  

Autumn in October: Hanoi at its best

  Oct 04, 2016
NDO—Hanoi’s autumn charms, its serene scenes of golden-yellow foliage accompanied by the wafting scent of 'com' (young rice flakes), attract countless visitors to the city.  

Programme allows students to act as archaeologists

  Oct 03, 2016
NDO—An educational programme entitled “I Am an Archaeologist,” held every Sunday at the Thang Long Imperial Citadel in Hanoi, allows schoolchildren to acquire some first-hand experience of archaeology.  

Eye-catching moments at Asian Beach Games in Da Nang

  Sep 30, 2016
NDO – The fifth Asian Beach Games (ABG 5) has entered its sixth day of competition on September 30. Nhan Dan Online introduces a number of eye-catching moments during the ongoing Games in the central city of Da Nang, Vietnam. 

Exhibition showcases latest technology on fire prevention and rescue

  Sep 22, 2016
NDO—The 2016 Vietnam International Fire Safety & Rescue and Security Technology & Equipment Exhibition kicked off at the Hanoi Friendship Cultural Palace on September 21, showcasing the latest products from leading manufacturers and suppliers from eighteen countries and territories. 

"Cleaning Hanoi’s Lakes" campaign attracts more than 1,000 volunteers

  Sep 18, 2016
NDO – Around 1,000 volunteers joined the “Cleaning Hanoi’s Lakes” campaign on September 17, aimed at spreading awareness on the importance of environmental protection and promoting community efforts to restore and preserve lakes in the capital city.  

Exciting Mid-Autumn Festival in Ha Giang

  Sep 16, 2016
NDO – An arts programme entitled “I Love My Country” was organised by the Vietnam Youth Federation in Lung Cu commune, Dong Van district, Ha Giang on September 14. The event brought an exciting atmosphere to local children. 

Hanoi children enjoy Mid-Autumn Festival

  Sep 13, 2016
NDO—Hanoi children enjoyed the Mid-Autumn Festival with various activities held at Thang Long Royal Citadel and Hanoi’s Old Quarter.  

Students in Hanoi begin new school year

  Sep 05, 2016
NDO - Around 22.5 million students around the country, including about 1.7 million in Hanoi, participated in opening ceremonies for the new 2016-2017 school year on September 5. 

Hanoi celebrates National Day

  Sep 02, 2016
NDO – All streets in every corner of Hanoi are festooned with national flags, flowers, red ribbons and banners in celebration of the 71st anniversary of National Day (September 2, 1945-2016). 

Onion crops on Ly Son Island

  Aug 29, 2016
NDO – Ly Son island district in the central province of Quang Ngai has long been known for its onion and garlic, which are favoured by consumers for their spicy flavour. These days, farmers on Ly Son Island are busy with harvesting the second red onion crop of the year. All the islanders are very happy as the onions yielded a bumper crop and are sold at reasonable prices.