Culture - Sports

Vietnam's new films presented to American audiences

Seven feature films, six short films and four documentary films set in Vietnam were presented to American audiences during the "New Voices From Vietnam" event organised in California's Los Angeles from Nov. 5-14 within the framework of the US Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences 's educational and cultural exchange efforts.
Culture - Sports

US cinema expert hails Vietnam’s films

Vietnamese films selected to be on screen at the “New Voices from Vietnam” in Hollywood are proofs for the development prospect of Vietnam’s cinema industry, which has chances to share its voice to the world, said a US cinema expert.
Culture - Sports

Vietnam films to go US

A “New voices from Vietnam ” screening series will be presented in Los Angeles , California , the US , in a week starting from November 5.
Society

Behind fashion's sweat, tears

For some Vietnamese fashion designers, life doesn't always conform to their dreams, designer Nhat Minh said at a recent forum held in HCM City.
Tour betters US people’s understanding about AO aftermaths Society

Tour betters US people’s understanding about AO aftermaths

A recent visit by a delegation of Vietnamese AO victims has helped the Vietnamese community in the US as well as US parliamentarians and students have a more comprehensive understanding about the aftermaths of Agent Orange/dioxin for humans and the environment in Vietnam.
Society

AO producers lambasted for ‘hypocritical’ event

The Vietnam Association of Victims of Agent Orange/Dioxin (VAVA) issued a statement on April 13 protesting a worldwide event to be held on April 18 sponsored by several US producers of toxic chemicals used in the American war in Vietnam.
Business

Maersk Line links to US west coast

The core shipping activity of the AP Moller - Maersk Group, Maersk Line, has announced the introduction of a direct service between southern Vietnam and the US West Coast with its premier Trans-Pacific 6 string.