New illustrations impart fresh look to VN classics

New illustrations impart fresh look to VN classics

Dong A Book Company have republished epics Kieu’s Tale by Nguyen Du (1766–1820) and Luc Van Tien’s Tale by Nguyen Dinh Chieu (1822 – 1888).

Southern folk music festival held

12/13/2017 11:06

People have gathered in the central province of Bac Lieu to attend the 9th Southern Folk Music and Songs Festival of the Provinces of Soc Trang, Bac Lieu and Ca Mau.

Make digital world safer for kids: UNICEF

12/13/2017 11:05

All stakeholders must join hands in creating a safe internet system that children can use effectively for their education and research purposes, a senior official said yesterday.

Exhibition showcases old French documents in HN

12/13/2017 10:56

An exhibition of archival materials capturing the influence of French culture on the capital city is now open at No 18 Vu Pham Ham Street, Ha Noi.

VN photographers win int’l awards

12/13/2017 10:53

Two Vietnamese photographers, Than Nguyen from the coastal city of Da Nang and Do Thanh Nhan from Southern Tay Ninh Province, picked up awards at the 13th Orhan Holding International Photography Contest last Saturday, December 9.

Miss VN crowned Miss Eco Tourism Ambassador 2017

12/12/2017 18:31

Vietnamese beauty representative Nguyen Thi Lien Phuong won the first runner-up title at the World Miss Tourism Ambassador beauty contest which concluded on Saturday night in the Philippines.

Outstanding historians honoured with award

12/12/2017 18:30

Three Vietnamese historians were honoured with 2017 Pham That Duat awards at a ceremony held in Yen Mo District in the northern province of Ninh Binh on Sunday.

New Year event at Tourism Village

12/12/2017 18:29

Signature foods from different localities nationwide will be featured during a celebration for New Year 2018 at the Viet Nam National Village for Ethnic Culture and Tourism, Son Tay Town, the outskirts of Ha Noi.

Department calls for urgent protection for arch site

12/12/2017 18:26

The Ha Noi’s Culture-Sports Department has just sent an official dispatch urging the city’s People’s Committess to preserve an archaeological site dated back 1,000 BC in the western outskirt of Ha Noi.

Xoan singing upgraded by UNESCO

12/11/2017 13:42

Xoan singing from the northern province of Phu Tho has been added to the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation's (UNESCO) list of intangible cultural heritage of humanity. This came just one day after the art of bai choi was included.