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Books on southern Việt Nam released

Books on southern Việt Nam released

Tre (Youth) Publishing House on March 22 released Dia ly hoc Tu nhien, Kinh te va Lich su Nam Ky (Natural geography, economics, and history of southern Viet Nam), a series of books discussing different aspects of lives in the southern provinces of Viet Nam during the 20th century.

HCM City to hold monthly tourism events

03/17/2017 15:09

HCM City plans to hold monthly events in the city centre in an aim to attract more tourists.

HCM City exhibit female photographers' works

03/08/2017 10:16

A photo exhibition featuring more than 100 works of 35 women photographers is being held in HCM City on the occasion of International Women’s Day.

New titles released for Book Month

03/08/2017 10:13

Nearly 160 new book titles by international and Vietnamese authors will be released this month as part of the “Thang 3 Sach Tre” (March Youth Book) programme.

Salon Saigon hosts experimental music event

03/02/2017 14:30

Salon Saigon will host an interactive experimental concert featuring American multi-genre musician and sound installation artist Alec Schachner and Vietnamese composer Vu Nhat Tan.

Music Street plan to liven up HCM City

02/27/2017 16:28

Phuong Mai talks to HCM City authorities about the latest plan to liven up the city’s streets. 

City youth offer free painting lessons to kids from rural districts

02/20/2017 15:34

Young artists from HCM City have launched a free workshop to teach painting to children from two rural districts.

HCM City cinemas, theatres see large crowds during Tết

02/08/2017 15:37

Cinemas and theatres over the long Tet (Lunar New Year) holiday reported full houses and high ticket sales for foreign film screenings.

Oriental medicine market to be city attraction

02/07/2017 14:59

A District 5 oriental medicine market is expected to become an interesting attraction in HCM City after local authorities decided to renovate it at the end of last year.

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.