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Best scenes of Vietnam voted by readers
Sunday,  5/9/2021, 13:56 
HCMC - One month after the launch of the program to vote for Vietnam’s Top-7 impressions, the organizer has received many entries from the Saigon Times ...
HBSO cancels all concerts once again
Saturday,  5/8/2021, 12:30 
HCMC - The HCMC Ballet, Symphony Orchestra and Opera (HBSO) has again announced that all concerts are canceled for the immediate future.
Flowers blossom in the city
Sunday,  5/2/2021, 16:31 
When totally fatigue, I will tell myself that this city has too many exciting things. Among them, its flowers will bloom not only for one day but for many ...
A cake hawker from belarus
Sunday,  5/2/2021, 13:44 
Many aliens who have been stranded in Vietnam have tried their best to survive tough times here during the protracted pandemic. In several cases, they ...
Over 26,000 storm-affected people supported
Saturday,  5/1/2021, 17:23 
HCMC - More than 26,000 poor and near-poor people affected by recent storms and floods in central provinces such as Quang Nam, Quang Ngai, Quang Binh, ...
Japan-funded project helps mitigate Covid-19 impacts on Vietnam’s vulnerable groups
Thursday,  4/29/2021, 13:07 
HCMC – The Government of Japan is providing more than US$2.8 million to support a project that helps Vietnam mitigate the impacts of Covid-19 on vulnerable ...
Song competition launched to raise awareness over child labor
Wednesday,  4/28/2021, 15:04 
HCMC – The Vietnam’s Music Against Child Labor song competition is open for entries, encouraging professional and amateur musicians of all ages and from ...
PACE opens application for IPL scholarships
Monday,  4/26/2021, 16:35 
HCMC – The PACE Institute of Management is opening applications for the Institute of Potential Leaders (IPL) Scholarship Program, which is aimed at contributing ...
A digital library may help preserve brocade patterns
Sunday,  4/25/2021, 19:11 
Having put all their heart into preserving and promoting values of brocade patterns created by ethnic groups in the Central Highlands, members of a group ...
UK education and technology on roadshow in HCMC
Saturday,  4/24/2021, 12:52 
HCMC - The British Consulate-General in HCMC in collaboration with the British University Vietnam, NashTech Vietnam and Study in Wales on April 23 organized ...
Music performance to be held in complete darkness in HCMC
Friday,  4/23/2021, 09:47 
HCMC - A special music performance will be held in complete darkness at the SOUL Live Project Complex in HCMC on April 25, enabling the audience to focus ...
Urban arts event to take place at French Consulate General in HCMC this weekend
Tuesday,  4/20/2021, 18:36 
HCMC – The French Institute will organize the JAM-Vietnam Urban Arts 2021 in the garden of the French Consulate General in HCMC on April 24 and 25.
Australia, UNICEF donate AUD13.5 million to support Covid-19 vaccination in Vietnam
Tuesday,  4/20/2021, 10:25 
HCMC - The Australian Embassy in Vietnam and the United Nations International Children's Emergency Fund (UNICEF) announced a landmark AUD13.5 million package ...
Portrait by late Vietnamese painter fetches record US$3.1 million at auction
Monday,  4/19/2021, 17:12 
HCMC – “Portrait of Mademoiselle Phuong” by late painter Mai Trung Thu (1906-1980) fetched a record price for a Vietnamese painting as it sold for US$3.1 ...
The Red Map brings audience into the world of contemporary performance art
Monday,  4/19/2021, 16:20 
HCMC - Performing artist Nhi Le is introducing a contemporary art performance called “The Red Map” at the modern architectural space of Toong Pham Ngoc ...
HBSO presents German romantic night
Monday,  4/19/2021, 15:03 
HCMC - The HCMC Ballet, Symphony Orchestra and Opera (HBSO) will present a concert of music by Weber and Mendelssohn on Saturday, May 8, in the Saigon ...
A good photo story needs deep personal views
Sunday,  4/18/2021, 15:21 
Some say photography is a way of delivering by means of photos one’s own messages. That is also what professional photographers would like to show to trainees ...
Kon Tum to host cultural festival for ethnic groups next month
Friday,  4/16/2021, 10:05 
HCMC - Kon Tum Province will host the first Culture, Sports and Tourism Festival for Ethnic Groups in the Central Highlands from May 28 to 30.
Exhibition promoting sustainable development opens in Quy Nhon
Tuesday,  4/13/2021, 11:38 
HCMC – A sustainable development themed exhibition is taking place at the International Center for Interdisciplinary Science and Education in Quy Nhon ...
Review – NeoClassic Ballet
Monday,  4/12/2021, 11:50 
HCMC - There is absolutely no doubt that the HBSO dance performance, NeoClassic Ballet, on Saturday (April 10) was a magnificent occasion.
Covid-19 wish of a documentary filmmaker
Sunday,  4/11/2021, 15:20 
In March last year, two months after she had stayed in Vietnam, Teresa Carante began to promote My Dog & I, her own film production company, a microbusiness, ...
Japan donates medical equipment to help Hue hospital combat Covid-19
Saturday,  4/10/2021, 19:45 
HCMC - The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) donated medical equipment to the Hue Central Hospital in the central province of Thua Thien Hue ...
World Press Photo exhibition held in HCMC for first time
Friday,  4/9/2021, 17:17 
HCMC – The Consulate General of the Netherlands in HCMC and the HCMC government are collaborating to organize the World Press Photo exhibition at Le Van ...
Third edition of walking challenge launched to raise awareness on autism
Wednesday,  4/7/2021, 13:58 
HCMC – The Saigon Children’s Charity (saigonchildren) launched The Steps Challenge 2021 on April 6 to raise awareness on autism spectrum disorder and raise ...
Fledgling roller derby group wheeling and dealing in Saigon
Monday,  4/5/2021, 16:25 
HCMC - “Easy Break Oven lands a hard hit on a jammer.”
Pink buffalo in Saigon
Sunday,  4/4/2021, 08:36 
Dang Van Ghen, a farmer living in HCMC’s suburban district of Cu Chi, is the owner of a unique pink buffalo. Ghen bought the buffalo in 2001. The 30-year-old ...
Sun Group properties wear blue for World Autism Awareness Day
Saturday,  4/3/2021, 16:17 
HCMC – To respond to the global campaign “Light it up blue” held annually by Autism Speaks, a U.S.-based organization that promotes solutions for the needs ...
World Association of Master Chefs launched in Vietnam
Friday,  4/2/2021, 16:12 
HCMC – The World Association of Master Chefs in Vietnam was established and launched on March 31 in HCMC upon the approval of Gaven Ferguson, president ...
HBSO announces two new programs
Friday,  4/2/2021, 15:37 
HCMC - The HCMC Ballet, Symphony Orchestra and Opera (HBSO) has announced a major concert on Sunday April 25, and an evening entitled NeoClassic Ballet ...
Canadian Embassy opens new road for orphanage in Khanh Hoa
Wednesday,  3/31/2021, 17:29 
HCMC – The Embassy of Canada in Vietnam inaugurated a road leading to Nhan Ai (Compassion) Orphanage in Cam Phuoc Dong Commune in Cam Ranh City in the ...
Paintings donated by Japanese collector on display in Danang
Tuesday,  3/30/2021, 20:18 
HCMC – Paintings donated by Japanese collector Itoh Toyokichi are being exhibited at the Danang Fine Art Museum on the occasion of 46 years of Danang City's ...
Polluted space turned into community space in Hanoi
Tuesday,  3/30/2021, 12:30 
HCMC - The Embassy of Denmark is supporting the For A Livable Hanoi Coalition to transform a polluted space into a nicely decorated multi-functional space ...
Spectacular bamboo forest in Yen Bai
Sunday,  3/28/2021, 10:54 
So far, not many local travelers have known about this destination in the mountainous province of Yen Bai. It has not only beautiful terraced rice fields ...
Brewer donates VND120 million to Covid-19 vaccine fund
Friday,  3/26/2021, 15:52 
HCMC – Brewer Anheuser-Busch InBev Vietnam, or AB InBev, on March 24 donated VND120 million for the purchase of 2,000 doses of the COVIVAC vaccine to help ...
Ha Giang, CARE collaborate to improve ethnic minorities’ livelihoods
Thursday,  3/25/2021, 14:02 
HCMC – Ha Giang Province and CARE International in Vietnam signed a framework cooperation agreement for the 2021-2026 period on March 24 to improve the ...
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