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).
Business

2,000 deals inked at Techmart Vietnam ASEAN+3

More than 2,000 technology-related deals worth more than 1.7 trillion VND were inked during the Techmart Vietnam ASEAN + 3 which took place in Hanoi from September 17-20, said the organisers.
Society

UNESCO promotes traditional handicrafts

United Nations’ Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) is developing a project to promote Vietnamese traditional handicrafts at five World Heritage sites in Vietnam.