Category Archives: Fashion

Designers introduce aodai collections in HCM City

Fashion designer Vo Viet Chung has introduced his latest aodai (Vietnamese dress) collection called Hoa Hon (Painting The Soul) in HCM City.   The collection features 30 aodai designs, mostly in retro colours such as black, dark green and midnight

Museum to help children discover Southeast Asian culture

The Vietnam Museum of Ethnology will host the Discovering Southeast Asia programme on May 30-31 to celebrate International Children’s Day (June 1).   With various activities like games, toy-making and cultural experiences, participants will understand more about the culture and

Exhibition features 50 art works on Hanoi’s ancient village

An exhibition featuring 50 art fine works on the heritage of an ancient village in Hanoi opened at the Centre for Art Exhibition and Exhibitions of Fine Arts, Photography, Hanoi on May 22.   The event drew the participation of

Da Nang plans to open Fantastic Festival 2020 in June

 The central city of Da Nang plans to hold an large-scale event named Fantastic Da Nang Festival 2020 in June to boost tourism development and recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic. In a document issued this week regarding plans to hold

Golden Kite Awards 2019 honours best films

 “Hanh phuc cua me” (The Happiness of a Mother) directed by Pham Huynh Dong has won the Golden Kite Awards 2019 in the feature category. At the annual awards ceremony held by the Vietnam Cinematic Association in Hanoi on May

Photo exhibition to honour efforts against pandemic

 The Vietnam Association of Photographic Artists (VAPA) is inviting photos of Vietnam in the combat against COVID-19 to an exhibition slated for June 1. VAPA Chairman Vu Quoc Khanh said on May 11 that the event aims to push ahead

Little Richard, the architect of Rock and Roll, dead at 87

Little Richard was an American influential singer, songwriter, and musician. He was nicknamed “the architect of Rock and Roll” as he laid the foundation of rock and roll. Little Richard died Saturday after battling bone cancer at the age 87,

Film week features President Ho Chi Minh

A film week celebrating President Ho Chi Minh’s 130th birthday, May 19, will take place from May 19 to 26, Ministry of Culture, Sports, and Tourism has said. The film week is jointly held by the Cinematography Department in coordination

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. This year,

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. On display are nearly