Deal signed to support Hà Nội’s cultural heritage and development

Deal signed to support Hà Nội’s cultural heritage and development

The United Nations (UN) and SOVICO Group will partner to support Hà Nội’s cultural heritage and development, following a memorandum of understanding (MoU) signed yesterday by the UN Resident Coordinator in Việt Nam, Kamal Malhotra, and the Chairwoman and CEO of the SOVICO Group, Nguyễn Thị Phương Thảo.

New illustrations celebrate Tô Hoài’s 100th birthday

09/22/2020 14:44

A new version of Dế Mèn Phiêu Lưu Ký (Adventures of A Cricket) will be released on September 25 to celebrate writer Tô Hoài’s 100th birthday.

Handbook of Psychological Terminology published in five languages

09/21/2020 15:49

A handbook of Psychological Terminology in five different languages has been released in Hà Nội under the framework of a multi-cultural co-operation project between the European Union National Institutes for Cultures in Việt Nam (EUNIC) and Tri Thức (Knowledge) Publishing House.

Củ Chi Tunnels site seeks world heritage status

09/21/2020 08:26

Does the Củ Chi Tunnels site have what it takes to receive world heritage status from the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO)?

Composer of northern folk melodies dies at 76

09/20/2020 11:57

Tributes have poured in for composer Phó Đức Phương who lost his battle with cancer on September 19 at the age of 76.

First self-service bookstore opens in HCM City

09/18/2020 16:00

The first self-service bookstore in HCM City opened today at Lotte Mart in District 7.

Ambassador hails warm bonds between Chile and Việt Nam

09/18/2020 08:36

On September 18, Chile commemorates its National Independence Day. Ambassador Jaime Chomali sends a message to mark the 210th anniversary of independence.  

Ascott Vietnam properties certified with hygiene excellence and safety label

09/17/2020 09:56

CapitaLand’s wholly owned lodging business unit, The Ascott Limited (Ascott), one of the leading international lodging owner-operators, has received The Ascott Cares x Bureau Veritas Hygiene Excellence and Safety Label at nine of its properties in Việt Nam. 

Rú Chá offers wetland wonderland for visitors

09/11/2020 09:12

Just 10km outside Huế, Rú Chá, a primary wetland forest of mangroves has become a popular for day trippers exploring Hương Trà Town.

Famed writer passes away aged 91

09/10/2020 19:17

Writer Vũ Tú Nam, former general secretary of the Việt Nam Writers’ Association, passed away on September 9 at the age of 91.