CPTPP signing date set in March Business

CPTPP signing date set in March

Eleven remaining member nations to the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) have agreed to sign the deal at an official ceremony slated for March.
Vietnam theatre has chance for revival Culture - Sports

Vietnam theatre has chance for revival

A run of sold-out performances at the Hanoi Opera House this month, featuring award-winning plays and the capital’s leading actors, have experts hoping for a revival of Vietnam’s theatrical heritage.
Vietnam moves to tap film-induced tourism Travel

Vietnam moves to tap film-induced tourism

Vietnam, with gorgeous natural and cultural heritage sites, is willing to host foreign film productions after the fresh success of the "Kong: Skull Island” shot in Vietnam.
ASEAN sets sights on fostering film culture ASEAN

ASEAN sets sights on fostering film culture

Filmmakers and producers gathered on November 2 to discuss the potential for a regional cinema industry and for cooperation between ASEAN countries during the Hanoi International Film Festival.
Culture - Sports

Foreign films take top prizes at YxineFF 2013

A 24-minute film entitled "Picture. Perfect" by American director Winston Tao has won the highest prize, the Golden Heart Award, at the Vietnam International YxineFF 2013 online short film contest, which screened 76 films selected from 200 entries worldwide.
Society

Film industry faces foreign challengers

Vietnamese filmmakers have expressed their determination to build up national cinematography to make it modern, humane and integrative at the seventh congress of the Vietnam Cinema Association (VNCA).