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Vietnamese, Japanese co-production to be aired

Vietnamese, Japanese co-production to be aired

A new production by Viet Nam Television (VTV) Film Centre and Ryukyu Ashahi Broadcasting Corporation will be aired on VTV channel 1 on Sunday.

Vietnamese author among int’l manga award winners

01/17/2017 15:23

The manga book Dia Nguc Mon (Gateway to Underworld) by the HCM City-based artist Can Tieu Hy, has been announced as one of the winners at the 10th Japan International Manga Awards.

Tết films to raise a few laughs and đồng

01/17/2017 15:13

A number of new films will be released to entertain Vietnamese movie buffs on the occasion of Tet (Lunar New Year), one of the two busiest seasons for the Vietnamese film industry.  

Pulling strings for Việt Nam

01/12/2017 07:51

Guitarist Tran Tuan An had a solo recital in Ha Noi last weekend. He won top prizes at international competitions. Culture vulture interviewed An before he left this week for Chicago to continue his studies.

London Fashion Week shake up tradition with mixed catwalks

01/10/2017 21:01

Men and women are sashaying down catwalks together at London Fashion Week, in a shake-up of tradition backed by celebrated designers including Vivienne Westwood.

Students Day marks mass protest against oppressors

01/10/2017 13:59

A ceremony to mark 67 years of the traditional day of Vietnamese students and Viet Nam’s Students’ Association was recently held at the Banking Academy.

Private music museum: cultural preservation, tourist draw

01/09/2017 16:28

A musician in the northern province of Phu Tho is running a permanent exhibition of his own music instrument collection at his home. His house has become a tourism destination for visitors to Thanh Thuy District.

Smartphone style hits London catwalk at J.W. Anderson show

01/09/2017 16:20

An inescapable feature of modern life, the instantly recognisable motifs of mobile phone applications inspired British designer Jonathan Anderson’s London Fashion Week show on Sunday, with his brash embroidered creations lighting up the catwalk.

Creative methods bring history to life

01/09/2017 11:11

A hypothesis question at the end-of-term final history exam at Nguyen Tat Thanh  Secondary School in Ha Noi was an inspiration for students.

Old Quarter tourist spot promoted

01/06/2017 10:28

The Dong Lac Communal House was recognised on Wednesday by the Ha Noi’s Tourism Department as a new tourist spot in the Old Quarter.

Girl group’s first-ever show set for a major stage

01/06/2017 10:27

The Con Gai all-girl music band will perform their first live show, Dieu Ngot Ngao (Sweet Things), this Sunday at Ha Noi Opera House.