French musicians hold concert for AO victims

Several French musicians and singers will team up with a number of Vietnamese colleagues and child victims of Agent Orange/ dioxin to take part in a concert in Hanoi on May 7, to raise money to support children affected by the chemical.

Italian writer talks to local readers

Alessandro Baricco will give talks and answer readers questions at the HCM City Book Fair in Le Van Tam Park on March 19 and the Creative Café ( 36 Dien Bien Phu Street ) in Hanoi on March 23.

Photo exhibition celebrates army

An exhibition celebrating the 65 th anniversary of the founding of the Vietnam People’s Army has opened at Lam Son Park near HCM City ’s OOpera House.

Coconut shell mosaic depicts famed victory

A giant coconut shell mosaic depicting General Vo Nguyen Giap and his victory at Dien Bien Phu has been placed on display in time to celebrate the hero’s upcoming 99 th birthday on August 25.