Culture - Sports

Vietnamese author scoops SEA writers award

The South East Asian (SEA) Writers Awards 2011 took place in Bangkok on Feb. 16 with the honour presented to Vietnamese writer Nguyen Chi Trung for his book “Tieng khoc cua nang Ut” (The Cry of Ut) and seven other ASEAN writers.
Culture - Sports

Hung Kings Festival hectic with activities

A book titled, “Hung Kings-National Ancestors” was offered to Hung Kings at the Hung Kings Temple Relics Site in the northern midland province of Phu Tho on April 11 as a commemoration of the legendary national founders on the anniversary of their death. 
Society

Contest encourages younger writers

Young professional and amateur writers are being encouraged to participate in a writing contest held by three prestigious national organisations.
Society

Vietnamese literature set for translation

Numerous Vietnamese literary works will be translated into foreign languages following signed documents between the Vietnam Writers’ Association, publishing houses and translators in Hanoi on Jan. 8.