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Sleepless in HCM City: a tourism initiative

Sleepless in HCM City: a tourism initiative

New York, famously known as the “city that never sleeps,” will soon be joined by Ho Chi Minh City, which is aspiring to that status in an effort to step up its tourism game.

Vietnam’s role in UN and IPU praised

Vietnam’s role in UN and IPU praised

Chef de Cabinet to the United Nations Secretary General Maria Luiza Ribeiro Viotti has spoke highly of the role of Vietnam in the UN and that of the Vietnamese National Assembly (NA) in the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU).

OVs in New York celebrate Lunar New Year

OVs in New York celebrate Lunar New Year

Over 400 guests and overseas Vietnamese enjoyed a warm celebration of the Lunar New Year festival (Tet) hosted by the Vietnamese permanent delegation to the United Nations (UN) in New York on January 15.

Vietnamese, Danish artists unveil folk game-inspired exhibition

Vietnamese, Danish artists unveil folk game-inspired exhibition

An exhibition named “Life is a game” inspired from traditional folk games of children by Vietnamese artist Nguyen Da Quyen and Danish photographer Christopher Skouenborg takes place at an ancient house in HCM City’s Binh Thanh District.

Concert to feature Hungarian masterpieces

Concert to feature Hungarian masterpieces

The HCM City Conservatory of Music will hold a “Hungarian Masterpieces Bartók – Liszt – KodáLy” concert featuring Hungarian pianist Balázs Fülei on December 15.

Danang hosts “Dance for Kindness” event

Danang hosts "Dance for Kindness" event

VOV.VN - An event titled “Dance for Kindness” was held by the Young Connection Club under the Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union Central Committee in the central city of Da Nang on November 13 in response to the World Kindness Week 2016.

In second day of anti-Trump protests, civil rights a top concern

In second day of anti-Trump protests, civil rights a top concern

Demonstrators took to the streets across the country for a second day on November 10 to protest the Republican presidential election victory of real estate mogul Donald Trump, voicing fears that his triumph would strike a blow against civil rights.

Protesters take to US streets over Trump victory

Protesters take to US streets over Trump victory

Throngs of demonstrators held marches across the United States on November 9 to protest Republican Donald Trump's surprise victory in the US presidential election, blasting his campaign rhetoric about immigrants, Muslims and other groups.

Angelo Seminara takes centre stage at Hanoi Opera House

Angelo Seminara takes centre stage at Hanoi Opera House

VOV.VN - Italian-turned-British stylist Angelo Seminara is teaming up with Italian sustainable hair brand pioneer Davineson November 10 to deliver a conceptual all-day hairstyling show at the Hanoi Opera House.

US celebrates 130th anniversary of Statue of Liberty

US celebrates 130th anniversary of Statue of Liberty

VOV.VN - The Statue of Liberty is New York City’s recognized landmarks and a true symbol of American freedom. On October 28th, 130 years ago, the US inaugurated the statue that has become so special to Americans.

Vietnam actively contributes to ECOSOC: official

Vietnam actively contributes to ECOSOC: official

Vietnam has actively joined and made significant contributions to activities of the United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) in the first year as member of the council, said Ambassador Nguyen Phuong Nga, Head of the Vietnam Mission to the UN.

Trump, Clinton face off one last time before Nov. 8

Trump, Clinton face off one last time before Nov. 8

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump and Democrat Hillary Clinton go head to head on October 19 night in a third and final debate as Trump tries to reverse momentum in a US election that opinion polls show is tilting away from him.