Culture - Sports

Photo contest celebrates hometown patriotism

Vietnamese residents aged 15 to 35 have been invited to participate in a photo contest "I Love My City, My People" organised by Galaxy Publications in coordination with the French Consulate General in Ho Chi Minh City and the French Cultural Centre L'Espace in Hanoi.
Society

Activities to mark International Francophonie Day

A number of activities will be held in Vietnam from mid-March to early April to celebrate the International Francophonie Day, said Anissa Barrak, Director of the Asia-Pacific office of the International Organisation of La Francophonie (OIF), on March 12.
Famous Ca Tru singer to treat Hanoi audience Culture - Sports

Famous Ca Tru singer to treat Hanoi audience

Pho Thi Kim Duc, famous for singing “Ca tru” (ceremonial songs) and the only remaining “Ca tru” singer from the well-known Kham Thien Ca tru group in the past, will perform at the French Cultural Centre on June 13 in Hanoi.
Culture - Sports

Hip-hop artists to perform in Indonesia

Vietnamese hip-hop dancers will take part in the 11th Indonesia Dance Festival on June 2, when a group of nine dancers and two musicians will perform a unique piece entitled Faces that includes spoken word, traditional Vietnamese music and theatrical elements.
Society

Nation honours Francophone Day

The French language will be once again honoured in Vietnam through a wide range of cultural activities on the occasion of International Francophone Day.