Academic pressure a risk to mental health

Academic pressure a risk to mental health

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

Vietnamese books released for Children’s Day

05/29/2017 08:01

A series of Vietnamese books that debuted this week to celebrate Children’s Day on June 1 are now available in bookstores around the country.

Weaving a new future for rush mattresses

05/08/2017 09:54

A man born on a mattress made by his native village artisans tries to gain a fresh lease of life for the traditional craft with new, market-oriented designs, Phuoc Buu  reports  

Artistic áo dài show entertains Huế residents

05/03/2017 15:08

Vietnamese national costume ao dai still hasn't lost its appeal despite the strong influence of modern fashion styles, and this was evident at a recent ao dai fashion show.

Glass a class apart when it comes to paintings

04/03/2017 11:02

Duong Van Kinh, 32, an employee of Hue City’s Culture Department, is a rare practitioner and proponent of glass paintings, an art form not in its heyday. But there are reasons to hope for better days, he tells Hue Phong.

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.

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.

Hà Nội Opera House to host Huế culture and tourism event

12/06/2016 17:03

Music, handicraft, cuisine and tourism of Hue will be featured during a programme taking place on December 13-16 at the Ha Noi Opera House.

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.

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.

Canadian diplomats sing Vietnamese folk song

08/01/2016 19:20

The touching Vietnamese folk song Nguoi Oi, Nguoi O Dung Ve (My Darling, Please Don’t Leave) has been performed for the first time ever by a group of diplomats from the Canadian Embassy in Viet Nam and famous singer Tung Duong.