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VN serial wins Tokyo Int’l Drama Festival award

VN serial wins Tokyo Int’l Drama Festival award

Vietnamese TV serial Chieu Ngang Qua Pho Cu (Walking on Old Street in the Afternoon) has been announced as the winner of Special Awards for Foreign Drama at the 11th International Drama Festival in Tokyo, Japan.

Mekong boosts tourism

10/13/2017 14:46

A new campaign aimed at discovering the beauty of the Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) has been launched with experiences and stories of travellers.

Pottery collection sets record

10/13/2017 14:44

A collection of worship objects has been recognised as the most unique gold-inlaid pottery artworks in the country by the Viet Nam Book of Records.

Young pioneers modernise water transport

10/13/2017 14:43

A group of young transport workers has released a free application connecting cargo owners and ship owners. They quit transport jobs paying high salaries to develop the application for cargo owners and shippers — and pioneer a new business model.

1st elephant baby in Đắk Lắk in 20 years is stillborn

10/11/2017 16:14

The first domesticated elephant in the Central Highlands province of Dak Lak to become pregnant in 20 years delivered a stillborncalf last October 8, the Elephant Conservation Centre has reported.

Scholar’s memorial house to be renovated

10/11/2017 16:09

Scholar Huynh Thuc Khang Memorial House in Tien Phuoc District  in the central province of Quang Nam will get a new facelift as a its innovation project will receive a total investment of VND50 billion (US$2,2 million) which has been approved by the provincial People’s Committee.

The Huế doctor helping children see the world

10/11/2017 16:05

An eye doctor from central Hue City was honoured last month as an Eye Health Hero for his dedication in restoring the sight of hundreds of visually impaired children.

Vietnam Junior Fashion Week 2017 to open in HCM City

10/11/2017 16:02

The fourth Vietnam Junior Fashion Week 2017 (VJFW 2017) will be held in HCM City from October 13 to 15.  

Film studio privatisation under scrutiny

10/04/2017 10:11

Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh on Monday directed the Government inspectorate to begin a two-month inspection of the privatisation process of State-owned Viet Nam Feature Film (VFS) studio.