Hanoi’s Old Quarter hosts various cultural activities to greet new spring

Hanoi’s Old Quarter hosts various cultural activities to greet new spring

NDO – The Management Board of Hanoi’s Old Quarter launched a series of activities at Kim Ngan Temple at Hoan Kiem district’s 42-44 Hang Bac Street on January 18 to greet the new spring and the Lunar New Year (Tet). (15 hours ago)

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  Jan 17, 2020 11:55:25
NDO – The Vietnam National Commission for UNESCO (UNESCO Vietnam) organised a conference in Hanoi on January 16 to review the UNESCO Vietnam’s activities in 2019 and propose the plans for 2020. 

Choreographer Tran Ly Ly: Bigger dreams are still ahead

  Jan 16, 2020 10:16:39
NDO - Tchaikovsky’s ballet masterpiece “Swan Lake” was recently restaged in Hanoi in October 2019, marking the first time ever over the last 30 years that the full ballet has been performed instead of excerpts by Vietnamese dancers. 

My Binh’s yellow daisy village in full bloom for Tet

  Jan 15, 2020 17:46:00
NDO – The yellow daisy village in My Binh ward, Phan Rang – Thap Cham, in the southern province of Ninh Thuan, is filled with the enchanting colour of yellow daises during the days leading up to Tet (Lunar New Year Festival). 

Vietnam Writers’ Association honours outstanding members

  Jan 15, 2020 12:48:08
NDO – The 2019 Vietnam Literature Awards were presented to eight outstanding winners at a ceremony held by the Vietnam Writers’ Association in Hanoi on January 14. 

Exhibition introduces paintings of the Zodiacal Rat

  Jan 15, 2020 11:33:01
NDO – An exhibition entitled ‘Colour of Spring in the Year of the Rat’ opened at the Da Nang City Fine Arts Museum on January 14 as an event the celebrate the 90th founding anniversary of the Communist Party of Vietnam (1930-2020). 

Art programme to welcome Lunar New Year's Eve

  Jan 14, 2020 17:34:37
NDO – A special art programme, bringing together many renowned and world-class artists from abroad, who are returning to Vietnam for the first time with their families to participate in the Lunar New Year's Eve programme, which will be officially broadcasted on Vietnam Television (VTV) at 9:15 pm on January 24 (the Lunar New Year's Eve). 

Vietnamese photographers win big at India’s photo contest

  Jan 14, 2020 13:12:14
NDO/VNA – Vietnamese photographers have won many prizes at the first International Photography Awards of India’s Apawards. 

Spring Festival greets upcoming Lunar New Year

  Jan 14, 2020 12:08:07
NDO – The Spring Festival 2020 kicked off at the Exhibition Centre for Culture and Arts in Hanoi on January 13, an annual event to greet Tet (Lunar New Year). 

Bac Ninh, Hanoi to host culture and tourism week in early March

  Jan 14, 2020 11:56:09
NDO – A culture and tourism week will take place in Hanoi and Bac Ninh Province from March 6-8. 

Ceremony marks 20th anniversary of Ha Long Bay’s second recognition as UNESCO site

  Jan 13, 2020 11:45:42
NDO – A ceremony was held in Quang Ninh Province on January 12 to celebrate the 20th anniversary of Ha Long Bay being recognised as a World Natural Heritage Site by UNESCO for the second time. 

Exhibition features Vietnam’s lands and people through lens of Hungarian photographer

  Jan 12, 2020 14:44:00
NDO – A photo exhibition entitled ‘Vietnam’s heartbeats’ opened in Budapest, Hungary, on January 10 as the first event in 2020 to celebrate the 70th anniversary of Vietnam – Hungary diplomatic relations (1950 – 2020). 

2020 Ha Long International Music Festival opens in Quang Ninh

  Jan 11, 2020 11:47:11
NDO – The 2020 Ha Long International Music Festival opened in Ha Long City, the northern province of Quang Ninh, on the night of January 10, gathering both domestic and international artists to treat the local audience with various attractive performances. 

Hang Luoc Street flower market opens for Tet in Hanoi

  Jan 11, 2020 10:10:32
NDO – The Hoan Kiem District People’s Committee opened the Hang Luoc Street traditional flower market and diverse activities at the Phung Hung Street mural space on January 10 in celebration of the upcoming Lunar New Year (Tet). 

French gastronomy festival “Balade en France” opens in Hanoi

  Jan 11, 2020 10:10:29
NDO – The French Embassy in Vietnam, in coordination with the Hanoi People’s Committee, organised the second French gastronomy festival, “Balade en France”, at the King Ly Thai To Monument near Hoan Kiem Lake in Hanoi on January 10.