Cultural industries to contribute significantly to economic growth

Cultural industries to contribute significantly to economic growth

The National Target Programme for Cultural Development for the 2025-2035 period aims to develop culture into an intrinsic strength of the economy.

Thriller from blockbuster film director to be released

07/15/2024 17:39

Blockbuster film director Lưu Thành Luân of  HCM City is working on his latest work called Linh Miêu (The Cat). 

First Vietnamese singing contest held in Japan

07/15/2024 09:37

The Vietnamese Embassy in Japan organised the closing ceremony and award presentation for the first-ever "I Love My Mother Tongue" singing contest on July 13.

HCM City unveils short film series to promote tourism

07/15/2024 08:28

The HCM City Department of Tourism has launched a short film series to promote its tourism attractions.

Japanese director shows off new version of masterpiece of Vietnamese theatre

07/12/2024 14:47

One of the most popular plays by the late Lưu Quang Vũ, Hồn Trương Ba Da Hàng Thịt (Trương Ba's Soul in Butcher's Body) will be performed in Hà Nội. 

Hồ Gươm Opera marks first anniversary with international star artists

07/11/2024 18:45

The city's youngest modern venue for the performing arts, only a few blocks from the Hoàn Kiếm Lake, celebrated its first anniversary with international singers accompanied by the Hà Nội Philhamonic Orchestra, Saigon Pops Orchestra and the Green Wind Choir from Hồ Chí Minh City.

DANAFF II: Culi Never Cries honoured as Best Asian Film

07/08/2024 12:41

Vibrant and colourful week of the Đà Nẵng Asian Film Festival 2024 (DANAFF II) ends with awards to Trấn Thành's film, Mai in the national film category and Culi Never Cries honoured as Best Asian Film.

Collection of 700 cameras spanning decades in Hậu Giang

07/07/2024 09:14

A collection of 700 cameras spanning many decades is on display for free for visitors to admire and experience in Ngã Bảy City in Hậu Giang Province.

Shrek comes to Việt Nam

07/07/2024 09:00

The resident director of 'Shrek: The Musical' , Jesse Donaldson-Jarrett, shares his involvement in the production with Việt Nam News. 

Việt Nam win big at Global Culinary Challenge Malaysia

07/06/2024 11:05

The Saigon Professional Chefs' Guild (SPC) that represented Việt Nam at the third Global Culinary Challenge Malaysia, has brought home the championship title and many other prizes.