Culture - Sports

UNESCO honours Vietnamese poet Nguyen Du

The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) has adopted a resolution honouring Vietnamese poet Nguyen Du and other world famous people at its ongoing 37th General Assembly in Paris.
Poetic masterpiece to be translated into Russian Culture - Sports

Poetic masterpiece to be translated into Russian

The Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism of central Ha Tinh province on October 28 held a signing ceremony of a contract on financial support to the translation and publication of “Truyen Kieu” (The Tale of Kieu) into Russian language.
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Remembering General Giap, our “Eldest Brother”

General Phung Quang Thanh, Politburo member, Deputy Secretary of the Central Military Commission, and Minister of National Defence, remembers the legendary general Vo Nguyen Giap who passed away on October 4 at the age of 103. Article featured by Nhan Dan Online.
Humanity, optimism filled Ho Chi Minh’s"Prison diary" Culture - Sports

Humanity, optimism filled Ho Chi Minh’s"Prison diary"

In his revolutionary career, President Ho Chi Minh wrote many historic documents and famous works, including a collection of poems called "Prison diary". The work is a self-portrait in poems, reflecting the humane and optimistic soul of the profound communist and poet Ho Chi Minh. Stay tuned for some insights from the Voice of Vietnam Radio.
Culture - Sports

Concert set to wow HCM City

Artists from the Ho Chi Minh City Ballet and Symphony Orchestra and Opera (HBSO) and others will perform at a chamber music concert on September 19 night.
Culture - Sports

A village of poems in suburban Hanoi

Chua village in Son Cong commune, Ung Hoa district on the outskirts of Hanoi is known as a poem village because local people have a great passion for poems and reciting poems with many of them being poets and writers.
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Festival pays tribute to national heroes

A ceremony was held on September 30 to commemorate the 570th death anniversary of national hero and world cultural celebrity Nguyen Trai (1942-2012) at his native land in the northern province of Hai Duong.
Culture - Sports

Mahler masterpiece to debut

The classic masterpiece The Song of the Earth is scheduled to debut with two vocal soloists Trinh Thanh Binh and Swedish Anna Einarsson performing on July 12 at Hanoi Opera House.
Society

Entries sought for friendship building prize

The Tran Nhan Tong International Prize for Reconciliation and Compassion has been made public on the website www.trannhantongprize.org by Tran Nhan Tong Academy of Harvard University.