ASEAN Film Week 2020 to be held

ASEAN Film Week 2020 to be held

NDO – The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism issued a decision on April 8 to approve the organisation of the ASEAN Film Week in celebration of Vietnam’s ASEAN Chairmanship this year.  (17 hours ago)


Vietnamese photographers win gold prizes at international competition

  Apr 03, 2020 16:38:58
NDO – Vietnamese photographers have won 17 prizes in 10 out of 12 categories at the International Exhibition of Art Photography - Contrast 2020 in Bosnia and Herzegovina, the Vietnam Artistic Photographers' Association announced on April 2. 

Television film highlights Vietnamese society during Covid-19 outbreak

  Apr 02, 2020 17:52:27
NDO – A television film, titled “Unforgettable days”, will begin to air on VTV1 Channel on April 6, examining Vietnamese society during the Covid-19 outbreak. 

Singer Tan Nhan: I want to inspire my students

  Mar 31, 2020 17:30:33
NDO – Singer Tan Nhan, who has become famous for her success in folk music, has consistently endeavoured to bring traditional music closer to audiences. 

Tourism sector receives warm appreciation of foreigners amid COVID-19

  Mar 29, 2020 14:56:41
NDO - Despite being seriously impacted by the escalation of COVID-19, Vietnam’s tourism sector has seen encouraging signs and gained warm appreciation from foreign visitors who have received treatment and those who had to stay in medical isolation areas in the country. 

Book on Central Highlands culture published

  Mar 28, 2020 22:14:08
NDO/VNA – Photographer Tran Phong has released a new book entitled “Tuong Go Tay Nguyen” (Wooden Statues in The Central Highlands of Vietnam). 

Traditional instrument solo, ochestra contest slated for September

  Mar 28, 2020 12:27:35
NDO/VNA – The National Traditional Musical Instrument Solo and Ochestra Competition 2020 is scheduled to take place in September in Buon Ma Thuotcity, the Central Highlands province of Dak Lak, the Department of Performing Arts under the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism has announced. 

Hoang Thuy Linh wins "big fours" at 2020 Devotion Music Awards

  Mar 26, 2020 12:19:49
NDO/VNA – Pop singer Hoang Thuy Linh has become the first Vietnamese artist to ever win the "big four" categories at the 2020 Cong Hien (Devotion) Music Awards, the organizers announced on March 25. 

Sketch painting challenge raises public awareness on Covid-19

  Mar 25, 2020 17:49:20
NDO - The Urban Sketchers Hanoi group recently launched the special challenge of drawing sketch paintings themed “NCOVI” in 14 days as an effort to join hands with the community in the fight against the Covid-19 epidemic. 

National contest to be launched in search of talented dancers

  Mar 25, 2020 12:46:56
NDO – A national contest seeking talented dancers is scheduled to be held this October in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City by the Department of Performing Arts under the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism. 

Book on village saints in Hanoi published

  Mar 24, 2020 22:12:42
NDO/VNA – The National Political Publishing House has just released a new book featuring profound studies on legends of 130 village saints in Thang Long - Hanoi. 

Ancient Dien Hai Citadel to be restored

  Mar 24, 2020 21:42:31
NDO/VNA – A fund of VND84 billion (US$3.6 million) has been reserved for the conservation of the ruined Dien Hai Citadel in the central city of Da Nang in 2020. 

“I love Banh mi Saigon” week underway in HCM City

  Mar 24, 2020 18:05:18
NDO/VNA – “I love Banh mi Saigon” (I love Saigon bread) programme is taking place in Ho Chi Minh City from March 24 to 31. 

Vocalist Nguyen Kim Ngoc: having true love, you feel the beauty of Ca Tru

  Mar 24, 2020 16:30:43
NDO – There are many young artisans and artists who have a deep passion for Ca Tru (ceremonial singing) – a traditional art form of Vietnam. 

Pianist Trang Trinh: Music gives wings to children’s creativity

  Mar 24, 2020 11:20:14
NDO – Pianist Trang Trinh achieved fame at a very young age. Showing her talents with dozens of international awards when she was only 20, Trang Trinh was praised as a “phenomenon” of Vietnamese classical music. In 2019, she was the co-author of the Music Textbook for First Graders, which was approved by the Ministry of Education and Training to be available from the 2020 school year.