(VOV) - Nguyen Du’s Tale of Kieu will be translated into Russian by Nguyen Huy Hoang, a collaborator of Moscow University, to mark the author’s 250th birthday anniversary and UNESCO’s recognition of Nguyen Du as a world cultural celebrity.
(VOV) - Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung and ASEAN leaders have highly valued the US’ commitment to the region and its support for the bloc’s central role in shaping regional structure.
Hanoi’s Culture, Sports and Tourism Department will propose naming a major street in the capital after General Vo Nguyen Giap.
(VOV) - Danish Ambassador to Vietnam John Nielsen and internet celebrity Arsenal fan “Running Man” Vu Xuan Tien will both compete in the 21km Vietnam Mountain Marathon through Sa Pa’s picturesque mountain landscape.
Four well-known rock bands hope to take Ho Chi Minh City by storm on September 14.
Construction work on a monument to President Ho Chi Minh started in Colombo, the capital city of Sri Lanka, on July 15.
(VOV) - Vietnamese singer Ho Quynh Huong has been crowned 2013’s Asia's Sexiest Vegetarian Celebrity Woman after a fierce, month-long voting contest that recently ended at PETAAsiaPacific.com.
(VOV) -Cinema fans in Ho Chi Minh City will have a chance to watch the UK’s “Ping Pong” Documentary Film, which will be shown on June 27 as part of the 2013 International Documentary Film Festival catering for audiences of all ages.
(VOV) -Global fashion show organizer and model Jessica Minh Anh has handpicked her fellow Vietnamese talent Ha Linh Thu to represent the country at the highly anticipated J Spring Fashion Show on the famous Seine River in Paris on May 30.
The inaugural Aust-Viet Junior Chef Challenge will be held in HCM City from June 17-21 as part of the celebrations of the 40th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Australia and Vietnam.
A film on President Ho Chi Minh is scheduled to be screened in the neighbouring country of Laos, according to the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism.
Eighteen riders from Australia, England, New Zealand and the US have taken off on the third edition of Rally Indochina, an exclusive group of committed bikers riding for charity purposes.
(VOV) -An international Seven Seas Voyager cruise ship carrying 600 passengers docked at Chan May port in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue on February 20.
(VOV) - The former imperial city of Hue has welcomed almost 30,000 arrivals over the first three days of the Lunar New Year (Tet) festival.
Channel 9 of the Ho Chi Minh City Television, HTV9, will broadcast the first episode of reality show Martin Yan – Taste of Vietnam hosted by renowned Chinese-American chef Martin Yan on January 4.