5-day handicraft fest gets underway in Hue

5-day handicraft fest gets underway in Hue

VOV.VN - A handicraft festival showcasing the work of members of the Hue Craft Village, who create Vietnamese traditional as well as contemporary works has opened to live music, lively dancing and inspiring performances.

German consulate to hold Deutschland-Fest

German consulate to hold Deutschland-Fest

Deutschland-Fest 2017 will take place at the Saigon Zoo and Botanical Garden on Nguyen Binh Khiem Street in HCMC’s District 1 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on April 22.

Indian cultural centre opens in Vietnam

Indian cultural centre opens in Vietnam

The Indian Embassy in Vietnam inaugurated an Indian cultural centre in Hanoi on the evening of April 20, as part of activities marking the two countries’ 45-year diplomatic ties (January 7, 1972-2017) and 10-year strategic partnership (2007-2017).

Late poet Quynh given Ho Chi Minh Prize

Late poet Quynh given Ho Chi Minh Prize

Noted late poet Nguyen Thi Xuan Quynh (1942-1988) has been posthumously given the Ho Chi Minh Prize in Literature and Arts, the highest ranking award of its kind in the country.

Book festival opens in Hanoi

Book festival opens in Hanoi

The 2017 Book Festival officially opened at the National Library of Vietnam in Hanoi on April 20 as part of activities to mark the Vietnam Book Day (April 21) and the World Book and Copyright Day (April 23).

German festival to be held in HCM City

German festival to be held in HCM City

The “Deutschlandfest 2017” will take place for the first time at Saigon Zoo and Botanical Garden in Ho Chi Minh City on April 22, said Germany Consul General to the city Andreas Siegel said at a press conference on April 19.

Celebrities attend HCM City event

Celebrities attend HCM City event

VOV.VN - On April 19, an array of Vietnamese celebrities Thanh Hang, Ho Quang Hieu, Ong Cao Thang and Phuong Linh gathered at a brand name advertisement event on April 19 in Ho Chi Minh City.

Royal costumes of Nguyen Dynasty on show

Royal costumes of Nguyen Dynasty on show

Seventy royal items dating back to the Nguyen Dynasty (1802-1945) are being showcased at the Museum of History of Ho Chi Minh City, giving an insight into the last feudal dynasty of Vietnam.

Florian Nguyen solo show opens Apr 21 at L’Espace in Hanoi

Florian Nguyen solo show opens Apr 21 at L’Espace in Hanoi

VOV.VN - A solo exhibition by artist Florian Nguyen entitled – Les gestes de nos mémoires (The gestures of our memories) will open on April 21 at the French Culture Centre, L’Espace, located at 24 Trang Tien, Hoan Kiem District in Hanoi.

Reporters vote for Devotion Music Awards

Reporters vote for Devotion Music Awards

About 100 reporters in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City on April 18 voted for the Devotion Music Awards at the Vietnam News Agency’s offices in the two cities.