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4 music festivals in December you need to attend

17:11 | 11/25/2015

(VOV) -The fall festival season has finally arrived and Heineken has four music concerts coming up in December in big cities across Vietnam that should appeal to a wide range of interests.

Ao Dai shines in Hue imperial citadel

11:37 | 11/25/2015

(VOV) - Renowned fashion designer Viet Bao from Thua Thien-Hue province has shown off his latest Ao Dai (Vietnamese traditional long dress) collection. Following are photos taken in the ancient imperial citadel of Hue.

ASEAN journalists share reporting experience

10:20 | 11/24/2015

Journalists from ASEAN member countries are gathering in the Lao capital city of Vientiane to share experience in reporting major events.

Events celebrate Khmer’s Ok-Om-Bok festival

09:28 | 11/24/2015

A host of events were scheduled to celebrate ethnic Khmer people’s Ok-Om-Bok (worshipping the moon) festival in southern Tra Vinh province from November 20 to 25.

Free screenings at Vietnam Film Festival

08:58 | 11/23/2015

The movie Cuoc Doi Cua Yen (The Life of Yen) by director Dinh Tuan Vu about the life of a young woman and her marriage arranged by her parents has opened a week of screenings for free in Hanoi and Danang city.

Animated short from Vietnamese director advances to Oscar shortlist

10:20 | 11/22/2015

"My Home" by Paris-based director Nguyen Phuong Mai has been named among 10 animated short films that will contend for Oscar nominations this year.

National unity week honors Vietnam’s culture

10:34 | 11/20/2015

(VOV) - The “National Unity and Vietnamese Cultural Heritages” week is being held at the Culture and Tourism Village in Hanoi. From November 15 to 23, a wide range of activities will feature the diverse cultures of Vietnam’s 54 ethnic groups and enhanced national unity.

Kho Mu people perform traditional rain ritual

10:09 | 11/17/2015

Around twenty people from Kho Mu community in the northern mountainous province of Dien Bien conducted a ritual to pray for rain on the outskirts of Hanoi on November 16.

National Tourism Year 2016 focuses on southern region

16:53 | 11/16/2015

A total of 65 programmes and events will be held throughout the National Tourism Year 2016 titled “Exploring the southern land”, the organising board said a news conference in Hanoi on November 16.

Indian community celebrates Diwali in Vietnam

11:02 | 11/16/2015

Over 1,000 Indians and their local and foreign friends have joined an event at GEM Center in Ho Chi Minh City to celebrate Diwali, or the Festival of Lights, which is the biggest Indian fest of the year.

Solidarity, heritage week begins

09:14 | 11/16/2015

Hundreds of representatives from 54 ethnic groups throughout the country took part the opening ceremony of the National Great Unity – Vietnamese Cultural Heritage Week on November 15 in Ba Vi District on the outskirts of Hanoi.

Jazz concert to commemorate Thai King's birthday

09:20 | 11/13/2015

A special jazz concert by Vietnamese and Thai artists will be held in downtown Hanoi to celebrate the birthday of Thai King Bhumibol Adulyadej (December 5).

Soc Trang province strengthens traditional bond with Cambodia

16:47 | 11/12/2015

Leaders of the Mekong Delta province of Soc Trang had a working session on November 12 with a delegation from the Cambodia’s Ministry of Culture and Fine Arts (MCFA) headed by Secretary of State Menh Kossony.

Hanoi to host Vietnam Cultural Heritage Week 2015

11:53 | 11/11/2015

(VOV) - The Vietnam Cultural Heritage Week 2015 is set to get underway on November 15-23 at the Vietnam National Village for Ethnic Culture and Tourism in Son Tay town’s Dong Mo district, Hanoi.

On a ‘Quest' for fun in the sun

09:17 | 11/09/2015

With a blend of electronic and eclectic genres, Quest musical festival brought the wilderness alive in Ba Vi National Park, located about 50km west of central Hanoi.