Society

Vietnam, France join in knitting largest woollen blanket

Two giant pieces of woollen cloth, one knitted in France and the other in Vietnam, will be joined together to make the largest woollen blanket in the world in October on the occasion of the 1,000th anniversary of Thang Long-Hanoi.
Society

Rural youth festival opens in Hanoi

The first capital rural youth festival opened at the King Ly Thai To garden in Hanoi on March 20, opening a forum for young people in rural areas to discuss and share experience in production and business.
VNA launches Thang Long-Hanoi website Society

VNA launches Thang Long-Hanoi website

The Vietnam News Agency launched its website on Thang Long-Hanoi at www.hanoi.vietnamplus.vn on March 18, which becomes the first and only website on the capital city published in four languages.
Society

Countdown for New Year begins

Traditional Tet favourites like calligraphy markets and flower fairs have begun in HCM City in the week before the lunar New Year.
Culture - Sports

Japanese flower arranger decorates Hanoi

Flower arrangements by Eikou Sumara, one of Japan ’s top artisans, will be on display alongside works of 10 local artists at the second Ikebana Festival that will open at Hanoi ’s Van Mieu Quoc Tu Giam on Dec. 5.
Culture - Sports

Numerous celebrations to mark Hanoi liberation day

Numerous activities, including cultural and arts exhibitions, and performances will be held from Oct. 8-18 at the Hanoi ancient citadel relic to mark the 999 th anniversary of Thang Long-Hanoi and the 55 th liberation day of the capital city (Oct. 10).