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Indonesia President Widodo opens 18th Asian Games

Indonesia President Joko Widodo declared the 18th Asian Games open in a glittering ceremony on Saturday (Aug 18), launching what promises to be a frenetic fortnight of breathless sporting action featuring the best of the continent's athletes.

  • French photographer’s exhibition honours Vietnam in France

    French photographer’s exhibition honours Vietnam in France

    Public: 9/27/2016 10:07:04 AM

    Well-known French photographer Réhahn Croquevielle’s photos featuring the beauty of Vietnam are on display in France from September 16th-26th.

  • Vietnam Mountain Marathon closed

    Vietnam Mountain Marathon closed

    Public: 9/26/2016 11:12:39 AM

    Petr Novotny of the Cezch Republic won the 100km event at the Vietnam Mountain Marathon (VMM), which closed in Sa Pa in the northern mountainous province of Lao Cai on September 25th.

  • Vietnamese tourism promotion event in France

    Vietnamese tourism promotion event in France

    Public: 9/23/2016 2:23:51 PM

    A programme with the theme of “Hanoi – the cradle of cultural heritage” has been held in Paris on September 20th to introduce Hanoi’s and Vietnam’s cultural essence as well as recent tourism policies.

  • International kite festival holds at Vietnam’s beach town

    International kite festival holds at Vietnam’s beach town

    Public: 9/22/2016 2:50:15 PM

    An international kite festival will return for the seventh year to Vietnam’s southern beach town of Vung Tau this December, local authorities have confirmed.

  • ASEAN film week kicks off in China

    ASEAN film week kicks off in China

    Public: 9/22/2016 1:54:14 PM

    The ASEAN Film Week (AFW) 2016 was officially launched on September 20th in the Chinese city of Xi’an, Shaanxi province.

  • Vietnamese films to be screened in Australia

    Vietnamese films to be screened in Australia

    Public: 9/22/2016 11:14:38 AM

    Nine Vietnamese films will be released at the Vietnamese Film Festival in Australia this month. Produced by private film companies, these films feature the themes of love, family and social problems.

  • 10,000 people participate in parading the national flag and ABG's mascot from Ha Noi to Da Nang

    10,000 people participate in parading the national flag and ABG's mascot from Ha Noi to Da Nang

    Public: 9/22/2016 9:25:57 AM

    According to Public Information Subcommittee of organizers Asian Beach Games (ABG), there are a series of attractive sideline activities held in the period before and during Asian Beach Games 5 (ABG5).

  • Dance festival “Europe meets Asia in contemporary dance” kicks off

    Dance festival “Europe meets Asia in contemporary dance” kicks off

    Public: 9/21/2016 3:02:59 PM

    Dancers and choreographers from European and Asian countries will be performing together at a festival series in Hanoi kicking off on September 21st.

  • Peruvian Cuisine Week holds in Hanoi

    Peruvian Cuisine Week holds in Hanoi

    Public: 9/21/2016 2:46:55 PM

    The Peruvian Cuisine Week in Vietnam is taking place at the Sheraton Hanoi Hotel from September 21st-27th, as a part of activities to mark the 22nd anniversary of Vietnam - Peru diplomatic relations (1994-2016) and the 195th National Day of Peru (July 28th).

  • Photo Book “Hau Dong: The Spirit Mediums of Vietnam”

    Photo Book “Hau Dong: The Spirit Mediums of Vietnam”

    Public: 9/21/2016 10:29:12 AM

    As Vietnam is seeking UNESCO recognition of Dao Mau and its ritual – Hau Dong to be inscribed in UNESCO’s Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity list, American photographer Tewfic El-Sawy has published a photo book entitled “Hau Dong: The Spirit Mediums of Vietnam”.

  • Vietnam to participate in three international film festivals

    Vietnam to participate in three international film festivals

    Public: 9/20/2016 2:52:44 PM

    The film “Toi thay hoa vang tren co xanh” (I see yellow flowers on the green grass), will be submitted in the Best Foreign Language Film category at the 89th Annual Oscar Academy Awards, the Fukuoka International Film Festival and the 60th BFI London Film Festival.

  • Emmy Awards 2016

    Emmy Awards 2016

    Public: 9/20/2016 9:19:36 AM

    Fantasy drama series “Game of Thrones” and comedy “Veep” proved repeat winners for cable giant HBO at the Emmy awards on Sunday, but newcomers and actors of color also made their mark in the Awards.

  • Czech people interested in Vietnamese film “Yen’s life”

    Czech people interested in Vietnamese film “Yen’s life”

    Public: 9/19/2016 4:03:54 PM

    Hundreds of Czech people have been treated to the film “Cuoc Doi cua Yen” (Yen’s Life), the only Vietnamese film screened during the 5th ASEAN film festival in the Prague, the Czech Republic.

  • Vietnam Paralympians wrap up competition at Rio 2016

    Vietnam Paralympians wrap up competition at Rio 2016

    Public: 9/19/2016 9:00:38 AM

    The Vietnam paralympians delegation officially wrapped up competition at the ongoing Paralympic Games 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, early on the morning of September 18th (Vietnam time).

  • 4th Hanoi International Film Festival on November

    4th Hanoi International Film Festival on November

    Public: 9/16/2016 8:42:04 AM

    The fourth Hanoi International Film Festival (HANIFF), which will take place from November 1st – 5th, will feature about 550 films from over 40 countries and territories across the world.

  • Da Nang launches video clip-making contest

    Da Nang launches video clip-making contest

    Public: 9/15/2016 9:29:04 PM

    The central city of Da Nang has launched “Impressive Moment”, a video clip-making competition marking the 20th anniversary of its recognition as a central government city.

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