First folk festival to highlight Hanoi’s traditional culture, heritages

First folk festival to highlight Hanoi’s traditional culture, heritages

The first-ever folk festival honouring Hanoi’s traditional and contemporary culture as well as cultural heritages will be held at the Ly Thai To Statue Square beside Hoan Kiem Lake in the heart of the capital city on November 15-17, according to the municipal Department of Culture and Sports.

Rapper Suboi to compete at the MTV European Music Awards

Rapper Suboi to compete at the MTV European Music Awards

VOV.VN - Vietnamese rapper Suboi will be representing the nation as she competes for the title of "Best Southeast Asia Act" at the MTV European Music Awards 2019, or the MTV EMA, which is scheduled to take place in Seville, Spain, on November 3.

Book festival 2019 held to mark liberation anniversary of Hanoi

Book festival 2019 held to mark liberation anniversary of Hanoi

VOV.VN - A book festival running with the theme “Hanoi-The City for Peace” opened at the Thang Long Imperial Citadel on October 2 to celebrate the 65th anniversary of the Capital’s Liberation Day which originally took place on October 10, 1954.

Vietnamese film set for screening across the US

Vietnamese film set for screening across the US

VOV.VN -A Vietnamese film titled “Nhan Duyen: Nguoi Yeu Tien Kiep” is to be screened at a number of cinemas throughout the United States in December, according to film producer Quynh Chi.

VOV gears up to host K-Pop Contest 2019

VOV gears up to host K-Pop Contest 2019

VOV.VN - With plans in place to launch Voice of Vietnam (VOV)’s K-Pop Contest 2019, there are high hopes that the event will significantly contribute to fostering cross-cultural exchanges between Vietnam and the Republic of Korea (RoK).

Concert features German and Vietnamese music

Concert features German and Vietnamese music

The Dao Minh Quang foundation in cooperation with the Goethe-Institute in Hanoi will hold a concert to celebrate German and Vietnamese music on October 2, starting 7 p.m.

Yangon hosts Vietnam-Myanmar cultural exchange

Yangon hosts Vietnam-Myanmar cultural exchange

VOV.VN - A cultural exchange running with the theme of “Vietnam-Myanmar: A dash of partnership” was recently held in Myanmar’s capital Yangon, featuring both modern and traditional performances from artists from both countries.

Concert features Italy’s opera excerpts

Concert features Italy’s opera excerpts

The Ho Chi Minh City Ballet Symphony Orchestra and Opera (HBSO) will cooperate with the Italian Consulate General in Ho Chi Minh City to organise an Italian music performance on October 5 featuring excerpts from famous Italian operas.

Vietnam’s Ao Dai, culture promoted in South Africa

Vietnam’s Ao Dai, culture promoted in South Africa

Vietnam’s Ao Dai (traditional long dress) and folk dances were introduced at an international cultural festival held by the International Diplomatic Spouses Association (IDSA) in South Africa on September 28.

Vietnamese literary works exported

Vietnamese literary works exported

VOV.VN - In recent years, many Vietnamese writers have been honored with international awards. Many Vietnamese literary works have been translated into foreign languages and published overseas.

Vietnamese culture promoted in France

Vietnamese culture promoted in France

VOV.VN - Vietnam’s culture, landscape, and cuisine is being promoted at the Metz International Fair, which opened in Moselle province, France recently.