Vietnamese folk tale featured in Paris Culture - Sports

Vietnamese folk tale featured in Paris

The ancient Vietnamese folk story of Quan Am Thi Kinh performed in the style of traditional opera (cheo) was staged in Paris by a troupe from the Vietnam Cheo Theatre, providing French friends with deeper understanding of a special version of Vietnam’s traditional music.
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Festival fetes traditional opera

A national festival celebrating cheo (traditional opera) will open on Nov. 26 night in the northern province of Thai Binh, which is considered to be the birthplace of the art form.
Art by beloved singer posted online Culture - Sports

Art by beloved singer posted online

Fifty paintings by celebrated musician Trinh Cong Son are on display online, giving his fans all over the world the rare chance of discovering the world, people and love through their icon's paintings instead of music.
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Army painter receives paintings lost during war

US Ambassador to Vietnam Michael Michalak on Sept. 17 handed over three paintings to army painter Le Duc Tuan, which he lost in a battle in the Central Highlands province of Kon Tum in 1968.
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Vietnam, China enforce major border accords

Vietnam and China have enforced a Protocol on Border Demarcation and Marker Planting, an Agreement on Border Management Regulations and an Agreement on Border Gates and Border Gate Management Regulations, which were signed on November 18, 2009.
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Goya prints on show in HCM City

Rare prints composed by world famous Spanish artist Francisco de Goya y Lucientes between 1810 and 1820 are on display for the second time in Vietnam at an exhibition at the HCM City Fine Arts Museum.
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Swiss experts share urban development experiences

More green and water spaces should be added to the sketches of urban projects in Hanoi so as to make the city a good place to live, Vietnamese and Swiss architects and urban developers said at a workshop in Hanoi on Jan. 28.