Vietnam secured the first ticket to the quarter finals of the AFC Asian Cup 2019 at the Al Maktoum Stadium on January 20 after narrowly penalty shootouts over Jordan in the knock-out round.
(VNF) - Vietnamese contestant Tran Le Quang Tien, 15, won a special auxiliary prize at the tenth International Tchaikovsky Competition for Young Musicians which took place in Kazakhstan’s capital of Astana from June 15-25.
The film Co gai den tu hom qua (The girl from yesterday) by director Phan Gia Nhat Linh will compete in the ‘World Fantastic Blue’ category of the 21st Bucheon International Fantastic Film Festival (BIFAN) 2017 held in the Republic of Korea from July 13th-23rd, before being officially released in Vietnam on July 21st.
(VNF) - 14 best paintings by Vietnamese artists were unveiled on Tuesday in Hanoi at the awarding ceremony of the "Traditional & modern Korea" paintings contest.
A cultural exchange between Vietnam and the Republic of Korea (RoK) will be held this Friday (June 30th) in Hanoi.
Vietnam’s Truong Thi Kim Tuyen won a silver medal in the women’s under-46kg category at the ongoing 2017 World Taekwondo Championships in Muju, Republic of Korea (ROK).
French director Oliver Lorelle’s ‘Ciel Rouge’ (Red Sky), which is set in Vietnam in the early years of the Indochina War and shot entirely in Vietnam’s northern mountainous areas, will be shown in mid-July in France and in October in Vietnam.
The 21-year-old talented Korean guitarist Sungha Jung will perform two concerts at Vietnam’s Youth Theatre in Hanoi on August 26th and at HCMC Conservatory of Music in Ho Chi Minh City on August 27th.
Wood carving and lacquered painting is a profession with a long tradition in Vietnam. These types of objects have been found in the Dong Son period’s tombs excavated in many sites in Vietnam. Some objects’ images are now on show at the special exhibition Sparkling – Collection of lacquered and gilded wood objects at the Vietnam National Museum of History, 1 Trang Tien Street, Hanoi.
The International Music Festival will take place from 4:30 pm to 11 pm on June 24th, at the French Cultural Centre in Hanoi (L’Espace), featuring the participation of numerous Vietnamese and international bands and artists.
Internatinal Fingerstyle Guitar Festival (IFSGF), series of international fingerstyle guitar concerts, an annual Asia event since 2010, with participation of famous fingerstyle guitarists from different countries will be held at Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City on July 18th and July 19th respectively.
(VNF) - The exhibition "Vietnam - the land and people" was kick started on June 20 in Moscow (Russia). The event was held by the Photography center Association of Russia.
A Vietnam-Korea Friendship Piano Concert will be held this weekend (June 24th-25th) in Hanoi with the participation of famous pianists from South Korea and from Vietnam.
(VNF) - Vietnamese young designer Audrey Hieu Nguyen recently received a letter from the Miss Cuba Organization to design evening gown for Cuban representative at the Miss Grand International 2017.
Two watercolours of The Little Prince, French polymath Antoine de Saint-Exupery’s world-famous golden-haired creation, fetched more than half a million euros at auction in Paris today.
Yoga lovers in Hanoi are invited to the International Day of Yoga held by Embassy of India Hanoi on this weekend June 17th.
The 2017 Nha Trang- Khanh Hoa Sea Festival, themed “Extending the Circle of Friendship”, concluded on June 13th in the central coastal province of Khanh Hoa with a special art performance.