Ha Noi

Love song writer dedicates concert to women

Love song writer dedicates concert to women

Songwriter Nguyen Phu Quang, renowned for his love songs, will dedicate two musical nights at the Ha Noi Opera House next month to women.

Văn Miếu hosts Poetry Day

02/10/2017 17:32

The 15th Viet Nam Poetry Day will open on February 11 at the Van Mieu Quoc Tu Giam (Temple of Literature) in Ha Noi attracting hundreds of poets.

Hà Nội seeks feedback on a set of etiquette

02/06/2017 10:25

The municipal Department of Culture and Sports is officially inviting public feedback on a draft Code of Conduct in public places for Hanoians.

Goethe Institute shows award-winning films in Hà Nội and HCM City

02/06/2017 10:21

The thriller For No Eyes Only is among the German award-winning movies to be shown free in Ha Noi and HCM City on each Wednesday from February 15 to April 26.

Prolific as hens in Year of the Rooster

02/02/2017 17:10

The country is celebrating the first days of a lunar new year, the Year of the Rooster, with hopes for a better year compared with the previous Year of the Monkey, which was a difficult year accompanied by disasters, unfavourable weather, as well as a challenging economic situation.

People enjoy the Book Street during Tết

02/02/2017 17:08

A Book Street opened yesterday on Le Thach Street, next to the Ly Thai To Flower Garden, attracting many people during the Tet (Lunar New Year) holidays.

National museum exhibits historic sketches

02/02/2017 17:08

A painting exhibition is on at the Viet Nam Museum of Fine Arts, displaying 100 watercolour sketches by Vietnamese artists of different generations.

Domino Fair brings art closer to public

01/17/2017 15:01

Painter Thanh Chuong has completed 60 paintings of roosters to celebrate the Lunar New Year of the Rooster. Using different materials, such as lacquer, oil on canvas and watercolours, Chuong uses the roosters to reflect society and his own philosophy of life.

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.

National treasures on display

01/12/2017 10:56

Eighteen significant objects recognised as National Treasures are on display for the first time at the Viet Nam National Museum of History.

Ha Noi’s 2,000-dong market

01/09/2017 11:22

A VND 2,000 market (known as E2K) - a local version of "dollar stores" was set up in the capital to help poor people