Vietnam press cartoon winners awarded Culture - Sports

Vietnam press cartoon winners awarded

Nu Cuoi Phong Bi (Envelope Smile) was one of three first prize winners at the biennial Vietnam press cartoon contest, taking the Rong Tre (Bamboo Dragon) Cup at a ceremony organised on April 6 in Ho Chi Minh City.
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Folk tunes nominated for albums of the year

Hanoi-based folk singers Tan Nhan and Ngo Hong Quang are making their marks on the local music scene, with their first CD nominated for the 2013 Devotion Prize for Best Album by the Vietnam News Agency's The Thao & Van Hoa (Sports & Culture) newspaper.

Veteran photographer honoured

Leaning against his walking stick and wearing a camera on his neck, white-haired photographer Quang Phung received the Grand Award in this year's Bui Xuan Phai – Love for Hanoi Awards on August 29.

Comic comp to focus on environment

Issues relating to environmental and ecological changes were the subject of the Vietnam Press Cartoon contest, launched nationwide on Nov. 3.