A ceremony was held in Hanoi on May 19 to announce the implementation of Sanrio Hello Kitty World Hanoi by BRG project - the first entertainment complex by the group in Southeast Asia.
The 2016 Canadian Food Festival entitled “Savour Canadian Delights” was been held in Hanoi from November 10th to December 18th at Sheraton Hanoi Hotel to promote the best Canadian food products to Vietnamese consumers.
Residents of Hanoi are invited to participate in the 16th Annual Hanoi Run for Children (HRC) on December 11th to help underprivileged children with cancer and heart disease and support local hospitals.
Vietnam have booked a place in the finals of the AFC U-19 Women’s Championship hosted by China next year after defeating Iran on November 6th at the Vietnam Football Federation’s Youth Training Centre field.
Vietnamese pop icon Dong Nhi won Best Southeast Asia Act at the 2016 MTV Europe Music Awards (MTV EMA) on November 6th.
The ethic Khmer people in the southern province of Soc Trang are looking forward to their traditional Ok Om Bok festival from November 13th-14th, particularly the Ghe Ngo (Khmer boat) race.
Host Vietnam won four prizes at the fourth Hanoi International Film Festival (HANIFF) that closed on November 5th.
(VNF) - From November 11th-13th, the Hanoi’s My Dinh national stadium will host the Vietnam - Korea food and culture festival 2016.
A Belgium Cultural Week will be held in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh city from November 12th-18th with various special cultural and arts events.
The Ba Na Hills Golf Club has been awarded ‘Best New Golf Course in Asia Pacific’ and ‘Best Golf Course in Vietnam – the first Runner Up’ at the 2016 Asian Golf Awards.
Vientiane authorities have placed almost 10 kilogrammes of gold atop the That Luang Stupa on October 31st to mark the 450th anniversary of the Lao symbol, according to Vientiane Times.
On the occasion of 45 years of diplomatic relations between Vietnam and Denmark, from November 19th-27th, Danish Film Weeks in Hanoi introduces the Danish contemporary film industry to the Vietnamese public.
Indonesian President Joko Widodo on October 24th held a meeting to discuss preparations on infrastructure for the 18th Asian Games slated for 2018 in Jakarta and Palembang, South Sumatra province, according to Antara news agency.
The Tony Award-winning musical The Secret Garden will be staged for the first time in Ho Chi Minh City in November.
The committee that awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature to Bob Dylan said on October 22nd it was up to the American singer-songwriter whether to attend the prize-giving ceremony later this year or not.
The European Music Festival 2016 will take place in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City from November 18th to December 3rd.
Vietnamese documentary “Way to School” won the Special Jury Prize at the Asia-Pacific Broadcasting Union (ABU) Prizes 2016 on October 24th in Bali, Indonesia.