Events in Hanoi & HCMC on July 23-29
7/23/2018 5:12:19 PM (GMT+7)
 Events in Hanoi & HCMC on July 23-29 

Origami art works on display in Hanoi
7/23/2018 4:23:13 PM (GMT+7)
Fifty two origami art works made by Vietnamese artists are being showcased in Hanoi. They depict a variety of real animals and mythological figures with wings, such as birds, dragon, and unicorn.

Rapper Suboi’s new single premieres on Beats 1
7/23/2018 3:08:32 PM (GMT+7)
 Suboi, Viet Nam’s queen of hip hop, on Thursday introduced her new single N-Sao? on Beats 1, a music radio station owned and operated by Apple Inc.

73-year-old actress continues quest to popularise cai luong
7/23/2018 11:37:00 AM (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – Veteran actress Hong Nga, one of the southern leading cai luong (reformed opera) performers, will stage a live show in HCM City next month. 

VN, Korean singers release new music video
7/23/2018 11:07:45 AM (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – Singer Soobin Hoang Son of Vietnam is collaborating with singer and actress Park Jiyeon of South Korea to introduce a music video titled Dep Nhat La Em (Between Us).  

Military photojournalist spreads love for Hanoi
7/23/2018 10:47:10 AM (GMT+7)
 A photo gallery in Lai Xa village in Hanoi’s outlying district of Hoai Duc is dedicated to featuring the beauty of Hanoi. It is owned by photographer Nguyen Anh Tuan.

VN firm gets Guinness recognition for biggest instant Pho bowl
7/23/2018 10:54:23 AM (GMT+7)
 A bowl of instant “pho”, made by a Vietnamese company - VIFON - on the occasion of 55th anniversary of the firm, was recognised by the Guinness World Record as the world’s largest of its kind on July 21.

Tattoo: From taboo to popular art form
7/22/2018 12:51:43 AM (GMT+7)
 When Truong Thanh Dinh came home with a tattoo on his chest, his mother yelled at him, saying that only gangsters get tattoos on their body.

Violinist Bui Cong Duy to perform at Toyota Concert 2018
7/22/2018 12:09:09 AM (GMT+7)
 Talented Vietnamese violinist Bui Cong Duy will join Taiwanese-American cellist Grace Ho and the Vietnam National Symphony Orchestra to perform at the Toyota Concert 2018, which is scheduled to be held in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City from August 10-14. 

Okia Cinema: A club for cinema enthusiasts in Hanoi
7/21/2018 3:46:00 PM (GMT+7)
 Located in a small and quiet alley in Hoang Hoa Tham street in Hanoi, Okia Cinema is held dearly by cinema enthusiasts as “Hanoi’s smallest cinema” as it can accommodate only 40 viewers.

Instrument doctor has int’l sax appeal
7/21/2018 10:27:00 AM (GMT+7)
Among the many jobs to which millions of people aspire – doctor, lawyer, entrepreneur – music instrument repairer is not likely on the list. And in Vietnam, where jazz music is a niche passion, Nguyen Khang, a saxophone repairer,

Vietnam’s tea culture is steeped in history
7/21/2018 10:15:00 AM (GMT+7)
Modern life can be very tiring. Let’s have a seat, enjoy some good tea and chat with Nguyen Viet Hung, the Tea Master of Vietnam, who won the Tea Master Cup competition in 2016, about his passion for organic tea