Giant ‘green’ painting to break record

The Record Painting about Environment Drawing Festival to be held on Nov. 29 by the Go Green Club as a chance for the city’s youth to get involved in environmental protection activities.

“Meet Vietnam” programme to be held in US

A programme entitled “Meet Vietnam” will take place in San Francisco , California , the US from November 15-16 as part of activities to promote Vietnam’s external economic activities and educational cooperation as well as the image of the country in the US.
Danish Queen Margrethe busy in Hanoi Politics

Danish Queen Margrethe busy in Hanoi

State President Nguyen Minh Triet and his Danish guests, including Queen Margrethe II, Crown Prince Prederik and Crown Princess Mary, attended the opening ceremony of a street art festival at the Ly Thai To Flower Garden in Hanoi on Nov. 3.

Students join world by washing hands

Two thousand students washed their hands with soap at the same time in Ha Dong Stadium on Oct. 15 to mark the World Hand Washing With Soap Day (October 15).
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Art exhibition celebrates National Day

Some well-known artist are display their latest paintings and sculptures to mark the August Revolution and Nation Day, to be celebrated early next month at an annual exhibition that opened in HCM City on Aug.27.

Int’l volunteer campaign targets Ha Long heritage

An international volunteer campaign will be held in Ha Long City, north-eastern Quang Ninh province from August 15-28 as part of a series of programmes on preserving world heritage initiated by UNESCO and the COordianting Committee for International Voluntary Service (CCIVS).

Children speak out on their rights at forum

Nearly 200 children from HCM City clubs and schools posed questions and offered suggestions about protecting children’s rights at a two-day forum that ended in HCM City on July 20.

Coconut shell mosaic depicts famed victory

A giant coconut shell mosaic depicting General Vo Nguyen Giap and his victory at Dien Bien Phu has been placed on display in time to celebrate the hero’s upcoming 99 th birthday on August 25.