Vietnam Pavilion in Italy, designed by Vo Trong Nghia Architects, has been selected as one of the top 15 world buildings to look forward to in 2015 by the DEZEEN architecture and design magazine.
(VOV) - Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has authorised Vietnam Television (VTV) to construct one of the world’s tallest television towers in Hanoi, according to a posting on the government’s portal.
(VOV) - The Da Lat Railway Station, with its French Art-Deco architectural style, is without a doubt the most beautiful train station in Southeast Asia but not many people realise it once was one of the few cog railways in the world.
Rainbow Chapel, a communal building made of recycled materials in Ho Chi Minh City’s outlying Binh Chanh district, topped the list of the 20 most ingenious works of architecture in 2014 elected by the US-based Huffington Post magazine.
(VOV) - The Chicago Athenaeum and the European Centre for Architecture have honoured H&P Architect’s design of the “Blooming Bamboo Home” with a 2014 International Architecture Award.
(VOV) - Two buildings in Ho Chi Minh City have earned places in the list of the world’s top 10 super skinny houses, selected by International Dezeen magazine.
The art of architecture and sculpture, as well as local cultural features from communal houses throughout the north of Vietnam, are being displayed at an exhibition in Hanoi.
(VOV) - Vo Trong Nghia Architects’ Dai Lai Conference Hall designs were included in the winners of the 2013 International Architecture Awards.
(VOV) - Vietnamese Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism Hoang Tuan Anh and French Minister of Foreign Trade Nicole Bricq cut the red ribbon inaugurating the France Year in Vietnam at a ceremony in Hanoi on April 9.
(VOV) -The ancient city of Hoi An is not only famous for its harmonious relationship between history, culture, architecture, land and people but also for its beautiful green trees.
(VOV) - The Hanoi Party Committee will conduct a pilot vote of confidence scheme on members of the Standing Board and a number of key position holders in the city at its ongoing 10th conference.
(VOV) - Architecture Truong Trong Nghia has won two first prizes at the World Architecture Festival (WAF) in Singapore.
An international seminar on preserving the traditional architecture of the Co Tu ethnic group took place in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue on August 20.
The Mekong Delta city of Can Tho is hosting an exhibition of ceramics from all three regions in Vietnam from December 12, 2011 to April 16, 2012.
In the context of modernization and industrialization, it is now possible to enjoy a comfortable life in Hanoi’s ancient streets, which appear today much the same as they did at the end of the 19th century.
Certificates of National Heritage were awarded to the Hanoi Opera House and August Revolution Square in downtown Hanoi during a ceremony held on December 9 to mark the centenary of the historic theatre.
One of Hanoi’s major tasks is to complete zoning plans for the entire city by 2015.