Hanoi Dragon Dance Festival celebrates Liberation day

Hanoi Dragon Dance Festival celebrates Liberation day

VOV.VN - The fifth version of the Dragon Dance Festival 2019 took place in Hanoi on October 6 as part of a wide range of activities commemorating the city's 65th anniversary since its liberation on October 10, 1954.

Boat Songs Performed in the Royal Barge Procession

Boat Songs Performed in the Royal Barge Procession

In olden days, the chanting of boat songs was a regular feature of river journeys in Thailand. Today, the tradition of boat chanting has nearly died out, except for the royal barge chanting, which has been preserved as part of the nation’s cultural heritage.

Vietnam silk, brocade exhibition underway in Geneva

Vietnam silk, brocade exhibition underway in Geneva

The Vietnam silk and brocade exhibition is underway at the headquarters of the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) in Geneva from September 30 – October 9 within the framework of the 59th session of the WIPO General Assembly.

Photojournalist wins three silver medals

Photojournalist wins three silver medals

Photojournalist Viet Van from Lao dong (Labour) newspaper has won three silver medals at the Photography of the Year 2019 competition announced by the Australia-based Better Photography Magazine on October 2.

Giselle’s welcome return to HCM City

Giselle’s welcome return to HCM City

The HCMC Ballet, Symphony Orchestra and Opera (HBSO) will revive one of its most popular full-length, classical ballets, Giselle, on October 19 and October 20, at the Saigon Opera House.

Hanoi ceremony marks 150th birthday of Mahatma Gandhi

Hanoi ceremony marks 150th birthday of Mahatma Gandhi

The Indian Embassy in Vietnam and the Ministry of Information and Communications held a ceremony in Hanoi on October 2 to mark the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, national hero of India.