Protection of Hue’s colonial buildings lands in controversy
6/25/2018 12:46:19 AM (GMT+7)
 Researchers in the former imperial capital city of Hue have voiced their concerns over the new list of 27 prominent ’Indochinese colonial-style’ architectural buildings in the city.

Doi Tam village and the art of drum making
6/24/2018 9:00:00 AM (GMT+7)
 In Vietnam, drums are a traditional instrument at festivals and weddings. They are also used to announce arrivals to the community, signal when school starts or ends, and accompany musical performances.

Renowned historian passes away at 84
6/24/2018 5:00:00 PM (GMT+7)
 Renowned historian Phan Huy Lê passed away in a hospital this afternoon (June 23) after being admitted with a heart problem last week. He was 84.

Abstract work takes artist to the next level
6/24/2018 2:45:52 AM (GMT+7)
 Following the success of last year’s exhibition Nguyên Sinh 1 (Primary 2), artist Hoàng Duy Vàng has opened a new solo exhibition titled Nguyên Sinh 2 (Primary 2) featuring 3D creations.

Anti-corruption caricature contest launched
6/24/2018 2:49:03 AM (GMT+7)
 A contest of drawing anti-corruption caricature was launched on June 22 by the culture ministry’s Fine Arts, Photography and Exhibition Department.

Concert provides a unique combination of folk music and beatboxing
6/24/2018 2:11:43 AM (GMT+7)
 A concert entitled ‘Nam Nhi’ (Macho) will take place in Hanoi on June 30, entertaining audiences with an interesting music experience by blending folk music and beatboxing.

Young writers express creativity
6/23/2018 7:00:00 AM (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – Writer Nguyen Xuan Thuy has become popular recently with his fiction Sat Thu Online (Online Killer), which has since been adapted into a television series of the same name. 

Singing contest to highlight influence of folk music
6/22/2018 5:43:36 PM (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – The Viet Nam Music Development Centre has launched a singing contest to highlight the importance of folk music in the development of pop music.

Biggest underground dance music festival to return in December
6/22/2018 5:56:29 PM (GMT+7)
 Vietnam's biggest underground dance music festival is back for a third edition in December on the picturesque island of Phu Quoc.

VN - Sri Lanka friendship marked with classical concert
6/22/2018 10:00:00 AM (GMT+7)
 A classical music concert featuring renowned Sri Lankan and Vietnamese musicians will take place at the Vietnam National Academy of Music in Hanoi on June 22.

Series on sex workers to be aired on VTV1
6/22/2018 11:00:00 AM (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – A series on prostitution will be broadcast on prime time Viet Nam TV, promising to stir debate among audiences, said Do Thanh Hai, director of the Viet Nam Feature Film Centre.

French music festival held in HCM City
6/22/2018 11:31:51 AM (GMT+7)
 A French music festival took place in Ho Chi Minh City on June 21 as part of activities to commemorate the 45th founding anniversary of Vietnam-France diplomatic ties (April 12, 1973).