Book reveals how Vietnamese people celebrate Tet in the olden days

Book reveals how Vietnamese people celebrate Tet in the olden days

NDO – A book entitled ‘Tet Viet Nam Xua’ (Vietnam’s Tet in the Olden Days) was recently released by Mai Ha Books and the The Gioi (World) Publishing House, gathering articles on how Vietnamese people celebrated their traditional lunar New Year (Tet) festival in the past. (Jan 20, 2021 17:37:37)


2020 in review: the silence and boom of cultural sector

  Jan 07, 2021 17:06:09
NDO – The year 2020 has passed with unprecedented developments in the field of culture as many activities were “frozen” or took place in moderation and have recovered only somewhat over the few last months. 

Winners of Dedication Music Awards 2021 announced

  Jan 07, 2021 17:02:48
NDO - The winners of the 16th Dedication Music Awards were officially announced and honoured at a ceremony held in virtual form in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City on January 7. 

Vietnamese ceramic artefacts to be promoted in ROK

  Jan 06, 2021 14:11:49
NDO – Vietnam’s outstanding ceramic products will be displayed at Gwangju National Museum in the Republic of Korea (ROK) from December 18, 2020, until October 31, 2022. 

2021 Devotion Music Awards launched

  Jan 05, 2021 09:49:03
NDO/VNA – Nominees for nine categories of the 2021 Cong hien (Devotion) Music Awards were announced by the Vietnam News Agency’s daily The Thao and Van Hoa (Sport and Culture) on January 4. 

Project to promote brand of Vietnamese lacquer art during 2020-2030 period

  Jan 04, 2021 16:51:03
NDO – The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism issued a Decision No.4345/QD-BVHTTDL on December 31, 2020 to approve a project on developing and promoting the national brand of Vietnamese lacquer art during 2020-2030. 

Da Nang to set off fireworks at three locations to greet Lunar New Year

  Dec 31, 2020 17:54:06
NDO – Da Nang will stage firework displays at three venues across the city on Lunar New Year’s Eve 2021. 

Da Nang holds festival to celebrate New Year 2021

  Dec 31, 2020 15:10:11
NDO – Numerous people and visitors flocked to Asia Park in the central city of Da Nang to enjoy the vibrant attractive music atmosphere at the opening ceremony of the Da Nang Festival – Celebration of New Year 2021 on December 30. 

The story of brocade in Vietnam’s northern mountainous region

  Dec 30, 2020 16:37:29
NDO - Since it debuted nearly 20 years ago, Brocade Weaving Cooperative of Hop Tien Commune, Quan Ba District, Ha Giang Province, has become an established address for traditional brocade products among shoppers from both at home and abroad. 

Winners of literary and artistic campaign in celebration of 1010th anniversary of Thang Long – Hanoi announced

  Dec 29, 2020 11:03:51
NDO – A ceremony was held by the Hanoi Municipal People’s Committee on December 28 to honour the winners of the literary and artistic composition campaign in celebration of the 1010th anniversary of Thang Long, Hanoi. 

The harmony between traditional music and jazz

  Dec 28, 2020 16:43:14
NDO - Using jazz music as a bridge between traditional and modern music, the concert "Folklore on jazz / Folklore on the strings" at the Vietnam National Academy of Music presented a new musical language and a space with strange new sounds and emotions. 

Quang Ninh holds Ao Dai festival to promote tourism

  Dec 26, 2020 21:15:22
NDO/VNA - Stories about heritages in the northern province of Quang Ninh were told through a show of 17 collections of Ao Dai (traditional Vietnamese long dress) at Quang Ninh 2020 Ao dai festival organised in Cam Pha city on December 26. 

Piano solo concert celebrates 250th birthday of composer Beethoven

  Dec 26, 2020 12:57:05
NDO – A piano solo concert entitled “The Memorial” is scheduled to take place at the French Cultural Institute in Trang Tien Street, Hanoi, on December 28 to celebrate the 250th birthday anniversary of great composer Beethoven. 

“Ghen Co Vy” song wins first prize at propaganda awards on COVID-19 prevention

  Dec 26, 2020 12:51:11
NDO – The catchy hand-washing song “Ghen Co Vy”, which has achieved fame in many countries around the world, won first prize in the song/music video category at the propaganda awards on COVID-19 prevention and control. 

Hanoi to set off fireworks at three locations to greet New Year 2021

  Dec 25, 2020 16:17:49
NDO – The Hanoi municipal People's Committee issued Official Letter No. 5855/UBND-KGVX dated December 24, 2020 regarding a fireworks display in the city to welcome the upcoming New Year 2021.