Society

Music, philately contests to mark Hanoi’s millennium

Almost one year away from the Hanoi-Thang long millennium event, but the capital city has been heating up with celebrations, including contests on stamp designing, poems and music composition for the Oct. 10, 2010 festivities
Business

Hanoi expo to showcase RoK foodstuffs

An exhibition will be organised at the Hanoi-based Big C supermarket from Nov. 13-15 to introduce to local consumers to agricultural products and foodstuff produced by companies from the Republic of Korea.
Society

Book of folk songs tugs heartstrings

Le Giang says many people who talked to and sang for her as she traversed the country collecting folk songs would burst into tears when they saw themselves in her new book.
Culture - Sports

Vietnamese cultural days begin in South Africa

“Vietnamese Cultural Days in South Africa” began in Pretoria on August 31 to celebrate the 64 th anniversary of Vietnam’s National Day (Sept. 2) and the 16 th anniversary of diplomatic ties between the two countries (Dec. 22).
Culture - Sports

Inner Mongolian dancers visit

Artists from The Ordos Music and Dance Troupe from China ’s Inner Mongolian Autonomous Region will showcase their tradition music, songs and dances in Hanoi and Hai Phong this week.