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French designer bags a Vietnamese prize

French designer bags a Vietnamese prize

Travelling is a common hobby to many people who like changes. To French designer Valerie Cordier, travelling also gives her inspirations in designing.

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11/29/2016 15:24

Martin Rama, former Lead Economist of the World Bank in Viet Nam, pens appeal to  Nguyen duc Chung, Chairman of the Ha Noi People’s Committee.

Nurturing musical talent through war and peace

11/25/2016 11:24

The Viet Nam National Academy of Music has sustained its work for 60 years, with classes continuing in underground shelters amidst bombing raids

Ancient city introduce Hainan Temple as a new destination

11/24/2016 16:12

The ancient city of Hoi An has included the 1875-built Hainan Chinese Temple on Tran Phu street as a new destination among 22 sites in the old quarter, expanding tourism space for tourists visiting the city.

Policeman brings music to blind students

11/21/2016 11:06

Police officer Tran Anh Tuan spends every Friday evening teaching visually impaired students from the Nguyen Dinh Chieu High School for the Blind to play the guitar. Thanks to his dedication and the beautiful sounds of the instrument, many students have been able to experience more colour and happiness in their lives. Luong Thu Huong reports.

Sapa ride opens new vista for cylists

11/14/2016 22:40

Participants from 22 countries have competed in the first-ever three-day Viet Nam Mountain Bike Marathon in the remote mountainous region in Sapa in Lao Cai Province.

The young southern orange billionaire

11/14/2016 18:05

Starting from scratch, a Mekong Delta farmer learnt everything he could about growing oranges and decided quality was more important than quantity. It paid off big time, report Minh Tuan & Ha Nguyen.

Motorbike trips to northern mountains

11/11/2016 18:30

Many people looking for a new Vietnamese travel experience choose a motorbike trip to the northern mountains to admire the spectacular landscapes and enjoy a peaceful stay in a stilt house.

Bánh mì, queen of street food

11/08/2016 14:50

“Vietnamese sandwiches” are what foreigners sometimes call these delicious handheld meals. But for those who have visited the country, they may not forget the street food’s Vietnamese name: banh mi. 

Carving out a fortune in Ha Giang’s forests

11/07/2016 15:29

Phan Giao Huan, 31, a man of Mong ethnicity in the northern province of Ha Giang’s Thuan Hoa Village, is not an artisan but has become rich through his artworks carved from waste wood.

Adults try to overturn an artistic deficit

11/01/2016 16:52

Many grown-ups in Viet Nam are keen to make up for lost time, learning art skills they could not pick up earlier