Less than a month after ‘Bai Choi’ singing was added to the UNESCO Representative List of Intangible Cultural Heritage, the first individual live show has been organised in Binh Dinh to honour this unique folklore style of singing.

Aza New Year Festival of ethnic groups in A Luoi
1/23/2018 7:00:00 AM (GMT+7)
 At the end of the year when rice ripens in terraced fields and the weather turn cold, people of the Pako, Ta Oi, and Co Tu ethnic groups celebrate the Aza New Year Festival to thank their genies for blessing them with a bumper crop.

Tuong Linh in top 10 favourites at Miss Intercontinental 2017
1/22/2018 5:27:50 PM (GMT+7)
Vietnamese representative Tuong Linh has been selected among the top 10 most popular candidates at the Miss Intercontinental 2017 pageant which is underway in Egypt.

Vietnamese designer opens fashion show in Paris
1/22/2018 4:52:46 PM (GMT+7)
 Designer Do Trinh Hoai Nam will open Fashion Glam Couture show at Paris Fashion Week’s Haute Couture on January 23 at Town Hall in the 7th arrondissement. 

Folk art becomes top fashion
1/22/2018 3:12:31 PM (GMT+7)
Contemplating paintings on a wall goes back to neolithic times, but wearing art on items of clothing is a new experience for wearer and watcher in Vietnam. Today, many young artists share a passion for folk paintings

"Hidden Smile" photo sold for US$30,000
1/22/2018 4:45:58 PM (GMT+7)
The photo "Hidden Smile" of Vietnamese 70-year-old boat rower has been sold for US$30,000 at an auction, said the author of the picture, French photographer Réhahn Croquevielle.

Russia-Vietnam love stories to hit small screen
1/22/2018 12:31:00 PM (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – Beautiful sights of Russia during four seasons promise to charm Vietnamese audiences when the serial Tinh Khuc Bach Duong (Love Stories in the Land of Birch) is broadcast.

Hanoi book street fails to attract visitors
1/22/2018 12:06:52 PM (GMT+7)
 Hanoi’s book street has attracted fewer visitors, seriously affecting the revenues of publishers that have outlets and if the situation does not improve, the street may have to close.

“Kong: Skull Island” director returns to Ha Long Bay
1/22/2018 11:53:32 AM (GMT+7)
 Jordan Vogt-Roberts, director of the Hollywood blockbuster “Kong: Skull Island”, on January 21 returned to Ha Long Bay in the northern province of Quang Ninh for a family trip.

Russian folk dance ensemble to perform in Hue Festival 2018
1/22/2018 11:50:01 AM (GMT+7)
 The Siberian Patterns folk dance ensemble from Russia has registered to perform in the Hue Festival 2018, announced the organising committee on January 21.

Events in Hanoi & HCMC on January 22-28
1/22/2018 12:08:47 PM (GMT+7)
 Events in Hanoi & HCMC on January 22-28 

Long Bien Bridge – an icon of Hanoi
1/22/2018 7:00:00 AM (GMT+7)
Long Bien bridge is now severely degraded after a century of traffic. Maintenance work has been carried out to preserve its beauty and ensure safety for the public.

Giant European theme bookstore opens in HCM City
1/22/2018 2:32:17 AM (GMT+7)
 A large bookstore covering on an area of more than 3,000 square meters opened in Ho Chi Minh City’s District 10 on January 19.