Da Nang

Street art livens up APEC Summit

Street art livens up APEC Summit

An art space has been launched on the east side of the Rong (Dragon) bridge in Tran Hung Dao Street as part of the city’s street-art programme in hosting the 2017 Asia-Pacific Economic Co-operation (APEC) Summit on November 5-11.

Uni students’ device turns wastewater into power

09/11/2017 15:50

In the near future, public toilets will be able to use their wastewater to generate power for lighting, thanks to a mini generator made by two university students in the central city of Da Nang.

New book describes the fight to protect Sơn Trà Nature Reserve

08/23/2017 10:20

Son Tra Nature Reserve, just 10km away from downtown Da Nang, is home to incredible biodiversity, but rapid development threatens the plant and animal life there. The story of the local people fighting to protect Son Tra has never been told — until now.

Japanese classics now available for VN kids

07/03/2017 08:53

Vietnamese children now can add to their book collections with the recent release of three renowned Japanese picture books, or Ehon books, in Viet Nam.

Inner peace and good health, for all, for free

07/03/2017 08:48

A Sahaja Yoga meditation class is held every Sunday in Da Nang City, free for all. The class aims to help practitioners control negative feelings and acquire peace, joy and balance within themselves

Visitors enjoy summer entertainment on beach of Đà Nẵng

06/22/2017 10:34

Food courts, an arts space and nightly musical performances are on display at Au Co Park on My Khe Beach from 4pm till 10.30pm during the Summer Destination Week at the central city’s East Sea Park.

Academic pressure a risk to mental health

06/14/2017 17:40

Emotional and psychotic disorders in Vietnamese children are increasing at an alarming rate, doctors have warned.

Kites fly over Hội An

06/12/2017 14:26

More than 300 kites were flown over the Hoài River in Hội An and the nearby beach of Tam Thanh on the opening day of the International Kite Festival on Friday.

Historical expo, rural market open in Quảng Nam

06/07/2017 08:47

More than 80 examples of moc ban (wood blocks) and chau ban (official administrative papers) used by Kings of the Nguyen Dynasty (1802-1945) are on display at an exhibition in Hoi An.

Institute of herb genes conservation launched

06/07/2017 08:33

  Da Nang has established central Viet Nam’s first Green Technology Institute for Herb and Agricultural Gene Conservation.