Da Nang

A son of the soil returns to his craft

A son of the soil returns to his craft

Born and raised in a small village on the bank of Thu Bon River, potter Le Duc Ha started creating items out of clay in the late 1980s, after leaving the army as a volunteer soldier in Cambodia. He now works hard to preserve the craftsmanship of traditional pottery in Viet Nam, with a range of unique designs.

Men to wear traditional long dress

01/17/2017 14:52

Artists and cultural groups are working to encourage Vietnamese men to wear ao dai, the famous Vietnamese traditional long dress.

Đà Nẵng draw Yadanarbon in Mekong Club champs

12/27/2016 17:09

Vietnamese representative SHB Da Nang were eliminated from the Toyota Mekong Club Championship after their 2-2 draw to Yadanarbon of Myanmar yesterday in Ha Noi.

Hội An, biosphere under serious threat

11/28/2016 11:03

Too many hydropower projects, poor environmental impact assessments of their dams, and overexploitation of sand are haunting Hoi An City and surrounding areas.

Flowers warm up winter

11/25/2016 11:21

Flower growing regions are an attractive destination for short getaways. This time of the year, with the first chilly winds blowing through the north, the winter flower season signals travellers to hit the roads.

Pimping rides in Da Nang's workshops

11/21/2016 11:11

Having operated a garage in Da Nang, Doan Chi Thanh, 27, has started a business of car modification, drawing on his ample experience with cars to design and create innovative models for his demanding clients.

Film fest to kick off in Đà Nẵng

11/08/2016 14:44

Central Da Nang City is hosting the annual cinema festival from November 8 to 16, to encourage upcoming filmmakers and promote co-operation between Vietnamese and international filmmakers.

Forever Young returns for second season

11/01/2016 16:35

The second season of "Forever Young", a soap opera about friendship and love between young people from Viet Nam and South Korea, returns to Vietnamese television screens on November 3.

Exploring the traditional foods of Hội An

09/27/2016 21:26

Here and there in the ancient town of Hoi An, food delicacies offer an insight into local culinary art and culture. Hoai Nam reports

Cultural performances to celebrate Asian Beach Games

09/23/2016 10:15

A tourist-friendly photo show, a Master Chef open contest, and a broad array of other cultural prorammes are planned in celebration of the fifth Asian Beach Games (ABG5) in Da Nang city from September 24 through October 3.

Photo exhibitions celebrate National Day

09/05/2016 16:04

An exhibition featuring 100 colour and black & white photographs of Da Nang City's 30-year reform process has opened at the city’s Museum, marking the achievements and history of centuries past.