Traditional festivals nationwide celebrate Lunar New Year

Traditional festivals nationwide celebrate Lunar New Year

NDO – A wide range of traditional festivals were held around the country on February 21 to celebrate the traditional Lunar New Year (Tet). (Feb 22, 2018 13:29:04)

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Vietnam’s impression in Australian cuisine

  Feb 20, 2018 10:32:09
NDO – On the occasion of his attendance at APEC Economic Leaders’ Week in Da Nang city in 2017, the Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull sat on a roadside to enjoy a ‘banh mi kep thit’ (Vietnamese bread with fried pork) and gave his compliments to such delicious food, which provided a unique insight to the richness of Vietnamese cuisine. 

The ambassador who markets Vietnamese lychees in Australia

  Feb 20, 2018 08:26:47
NDO - It took more than ten years and countless negotiations for fresh Vietnamese lychees to be finally granted an export license to Australia in 2015, and former Ambassador Luong Thanh Nghi played a major part. 

Almost 375,000 tourists visit Hanoi during Tet holidays

  Feb 19, 2018 16:48:50
NDO/VNA - The number of international tourists to the capital city of Hanoi are estimated to rise by 30 percent to 125,000 people during the week-long Tet (Lunar New Year) festival, according to the municipal Department of Tourism.  

Party leader pays Tet visit to Hung Yen province

  Feb 19, 2018 16:30:52
NDO/VNA – General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee Nguyen Phu Trong extended the best wishes to officials and people of Hung Yen while visiting the northern province on February 19 - the fourth day of the Lunar New Year. 

Overseas Vietnamese in France keep Tet traditions alive

  Feb 19, 2018 15:42:27
NDO – The Association of Vietnamese People in France (UGVF) held a get-together at Pavillon Baltard, Nogent sur Marne city, France, on February 18, to welcome in the Year of the Dog with musical performances and traditional cultural displays.  

Various activities held to welcome Lunar New Year

  Feb 19, 2018 15:20:42
NDO – Various activities were held in localities across the country on February 18 (the third day of the first Lunar month) to celebrate the Lunar New Year. 

Vietnamese Pho offers home comforts in Sri Lanka

  Feb 19, 2018 10:40:14
NDO – It seems that for the first time Vietnamese people visiting Sri Lanka, known for its pungent spice dishes, can find Vietnam’s traditional foods, including ‘Pho’ (Vietnamese noodle soup), become available. 

Ho Chi Minh, a source of eternal pride

  Feb 19, 2018 10:26:28
NDO – November 13, 2017 marked an important event at the headquarters of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) in Paris (France), as the UN body celebrated the 30th anniversary of its resolution honouring President Ho Chi Minh as “a Vietnamese hero of national liberation and a great man of culture.” 

A year full of stranger things

  Feb 19, 2018 10:25:01
NDO - The world has rarely witnessed as many bizarre things as in 2017. 

Developing Vietnam’s cultural industry

  Feb 19, 2018 10:20:52
NDO – The "cultural industry" is an umbrella term for the combination of the industries involved in the creation, production, distribution, and consumption of cultural or creative products and the protection of intellectual property rights. Specifically, it covers the production and service activities inherent in the act of creation, so it can often be referred to as the "Creative Industry". 

Spring Book Street opens in Hanoi

  Feb 18, 2018 16:11:59
NDO/VNA – The spring book street opened in Hanoi on February 18 (the third day of the Lunar New Year), introducing books of different genres to visitors. 

Proud of the country’s new achievements

  Feb 18, 2018 15:51:19
NDO – Nhan Dan reporters Dinh Truong and Manh Thang recap the thoughts and emotions of Overseas Vietnamese, who returned home to join the 'Xuan Que Huong' 2018 (Homeland Spring 2018) programme. 

Colours of spring across the country

  Feb 18, 2018 15:47:38
NDO – A new spring has blossomed across the country, bringing an exciting and joyful atmosphere among people everywhere. From cities to rural areas, from remote mountainous areas to sea and islands, every region is coloured with brilliant flowers and people dressed in their most beautiful garments, creating a picturesque painting of spring. 

NA Vice Chairwoman attends Spring programme in Son La

  Feb 18, 2018 15:43:47
NDO - National Assembly (NA) Vice Chairwoman Tong Thi Phong attended a cultural and sports programme in Son La city on February 17, to welcome the new spring, on the second day of the first lunar month.