Excavation affirms scientific value of Tra Vinh’s ancient pagoda

Excavation affirms scientific value of Tra Vinh’s ancient pagoda

The architectural relics unearthed at Kompong Thmo pagoda, also known as the Lo Gach pagoda, in Tra Vinh southern province, carry features from the southwest region’s Oc Eo Culture, which was heavily influenced by the Indian culture, experts said following a recent excavation at the site.

Artisan efforts save ancestral tunes

Artisan efforts save ancestral tunes

Charming “Then” singing, a traditional kind of performing art of several ethnic minority groups in Vietnam, has regained its spotlight, thanks to the effort by local artists in the northern mountainous province of Tuyen Quang.

Canadian singer thrills Hanoian fans

Canadian singer thrills Hanoian fans

VOV.VN -Well-known Canadian singer Melanie Gall on March 21 has left a good impression on Hanoian audience at a recent concert at the Vietnam National Academy of Music.

Hanoi food festival welcomes celebrity chef Jack Lee

Hanoi food festival welcomes celebrity chef Jack Lee

VOV.VN - The Royal City Mall in Hanoi will host a food festival, April 7-9, providing visitors the opportunity to sample international foods, enjoy cooking demonstrations and meet nationally recognized chef Jack Lee.

Coco Rocha likes Vietnamese coffee

Coco Rocha likes Vietnamese coffee

VOV.VN - Supermodel coach of The Face US Coco Rocha enjoyed street beverages in Ho Chi Minh City on March 21 during her working visit to Vietnam.

Ambassadors in Czech learn about Vietnamese culture

Ambassadors in Czech learn about Vietnamese culture

VOV.VN - Ambassadors of Asian and European nations in Prague have conducted a study tour to learn about Vietnam culture, gastronomy and trading potential of the Vietnamese community there.

HBSO to bring successful ballet show back to stage

HBSO to bring successful ballet show back to stage

The HCMC Ballet Symphony Orchestra and Opera (HBSO) will bring back “Ballet with Tchaikovsky and Ravel,” one of the most successful performances of HBSO in 2016, to the HCMC Opera House on March 25-26.