The Vietnam International Fashion Week Spring-Summer 2017 officially opened in Ho Chi Minh City on April 25 evening.
The Vietnam National Symphony and Orchestra (VNSO) will perform a colourful and multi-faceted concert at the French Cultural Centre under the baton of conductor Kim Xuan Hieu and with soloists Pham Van Hieu and Tran Hien on April 26 & 27.
Tran Le Quoc Toan brought home a gold medal from the Senior Asian Weightlifting Championships, currently underway in Ashgabat, Turkmenistan.
Former US women’s national team footballer Linda Hamilton and coach Lisa Berg had a training session with Vietnamese female footballers as part of the Sports Envoy programme in Da Nang on April 25.
A group of Israeli fashion designers from the Shenkar College of Engineering, Design and Art will present their latest collections at the fourth Vietnam International Fashion Week 2017 (VNIFW).
Vietnamese aerobic athletes grabbed one gold, four silver and two bronze medals from the FIG World Cup Series Tokyo International which closed on April 23.
Vietnamese athletes won two gold medals on April 24 in the first leg of the Asian Grand Prix 2017 in Jinhua, a prefecture-level city in central Zhejiang province in eastern China.
The Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism has signed the dossier on “Then singing practice of Tay, Nung, Thai ethnic groups of Vietnam” to submit to the UNESCO asking for the singing’s recognition.
A musical show took place in Ho Chi Minh City on April 22, featuring two one-armed guitarists, Vietnamese teacher Nguyen The Vinh and Japanese Prof. Hashimoto Michinori.
Vietnam’s U19 team won the 2017 International U19 Football Tournament, which drew to a close in Nha Trang city, Khanh Hoa province, on April 22.
The 11th international women’s volleyball tournament – VTV9 Binh Dien Cup kicked off in the southern province of Tay Ninh on April 22.
An exchange programme was held in Hanoi on April 22 to celebrate traditional new year festivals of several Asian countries.
Two students from Hanoi have won the Taste of Australia culinary competition after beating three other teams at the final of the first nationwide culinary contest.
People can watch two valuable documentaries on television soon – one on the last days of the America War in Vietnam in 1975, and the other on late President Ho Chi Minh.
The Deutschland Fest 2017 took place at the HCM City’s Labour Cultural Palace on April 22.
Designer Xuan Thu will introduce her latest collection inspired by traditional lacquer art at a fashion show at the National Museum of Vietnamese History on April 23.
Vietnamese join Lao celebrating Bunpimay
Vietnam’s U20 football team lost to U23 Borussia Monchengladbach 0-1 in a friendly match on April 19, part of their two-week training course in Germany to prepare for the upcoming FIFA U20 World Cup.