VOV Online launches “Vietnam in my heart” photo contest

VOV Online launches "Vietnam in my heart" photo contest

VOV.VN - The Voice of Vietnam (VOV) Online is working in co-ordination with An Land Joint Stock Company to initiate a photo contest which will run with the theme "Việt Nam trong tôi", or “Vietnam in my heart”, with the competition being open to all Vietnamese citizens currently living in the country.

Collections to be displayed online for International Museum Day

Collections to be displayed online for International Museum Day

Museums in Vietnam will hold various activities to celebrate International Museum Day on May 18, following plans by the International Council of Museums (ICOM), according to a document recently issued by the Culture Ministry's Department of Cultural Heritage.

Hanoi photo exhibition spotlights President Ho Chi Minh

Hanoi photo exhibition spotlights President Ho Chi Minh

An exhibition entitled “President Ho Chi Minh - Great leader of the Communist Party and people of Vietnam, Ambassador of peace and friendship of people worldwide” is now underway in Hanoi to mark his 130th birthday.

Sen village festival adapts in face of COVID-19 threat

Sen village festival adapts in face of COVID-19 threat

VOV.VN - This year’s “Le hoi Lang Sen”, also known as the Sen village festival, an annual event which takes places in the central province of Nghe An, is set to only include ceremonial activities and exclude any extra festivities amid fears surrounding the potential spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).

National museum reveals historic moment via online display

National museum reveals historic moment via online display

VOV.VN - The Vietnam National Fine Arts Museum (VNFAM) has launched an online exhibition of paintings and sculptures, including those by artists who were on the battlefield or witnessed the historic moment of Vietnam gaining its independence and reunification on April 30, 1975, in Ho Chi Minh City.

Musicians host online concert to boost morale amid COVID-19

Musicians host online concert to boost morale amid COVID-19

VOV.VN - An online concert launched by the Vietnam Musicians’ Association took place on April 29 with a large number of artists from Hanoi, Da Nang, Hue, and Ho Chi Minh City gathering together on an online platform to show solidarity amid the ongoing battle against the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).

US magazine runs feature on composer Khac Hung and his global hit

US magazine runs feature on composer Khac Hung and his global hit

VOV.VN - Music magazine Billboard of the United States has published an article titled “Vietnam’s Khac Hung tells story behind his global hit, ‘Washing hand song’”, which praises Vietnamese composer Khac Hung for his contribution in standing with the community in the fight against the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).

Devoted artist nurtures young Vietnamese’s love for “Dan Ty Ba”

Devoted artist nurtures young Vietnamese’s love for "Dan Ty Ba"

VOV.VN - Lecturer and artist Nghiem Thu has been working hard to teach and share her love for “Dan Ty Ba”, the Vietnamese four-string guitar, with fans of Vietnam’s traditional music. She hopes to promote its beauty and values for the future generations.

Students submit heartfelt sketches to mark COVID-19 fight

Students submit heartfelt sketches to mark COVID-19 fight

VOV.VN - An array of fantastic artworks made by students have been entered into a drawing contest launched by the Ho Chi Minh City University of Architecture, with lots of the pieces proving to be a heartwarming sight for viewers.

Free book ATM machine makes debut in Hanoi

Free book ATM machine makes debut in Hanoi

VOV.VN - The first-ever free book ATM machine launched by the Thai Ha Books Joint Stock Company came into operation on 119-C5 To Hieu street in Cau Giay district in Hanoi on April 24.

Geo-Park earmarked for recognition

Geo-Park earmarked for recognition

The Ly Son-Sa Huynh Geo-Park has been listed in the dossier for UNESCO recognition, and the organisation can send an evaluation mission in 2020, general secretary of the Global Geoparks Network and chairperson of the UNESCO Global Geoparks Council, Guy Martini, confirmed in an email early this week.