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.
(VNF) - The 2015 National Pencak Silat championships took place from April 12th-18th at the Hai Duong provincial Competition Centre, with the participation of 252 athletes from 25 locations.
Three special art performances are being held in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh city as part of the program “Bringing music to hospitals” to mark the 40th anniversary of southern liberation and national unification (April 30th).
Ho Chi Minh city will organise a high-range firework display in eight locations city-wide on April 30th, on the occasion of the 40th anniversary of the liberation of the southern region and National Reunification Day.
It is estimated to cost Vietnam over VND20 billion (USD930,200) for its delegation of 640 members, including around 420 athletes, to take part in the 28th Southeast Asian (SEA) Games to be held from June 5th to 16th in Singapore.
(VNF) - As a part of the activities to welcome 2015 Ha Long Carnival, the Asian women’s beach volleyball tour will kick off from April 30th to May 3rd
Vietnam’s team have won 9 medals, including one gold and six silvers, during the first 7 competition days at the World Junior Weightlifting Championship in Peru, which will end on April 12th.
The national U23 football team has been set a goal at the 28th Southeast Asian Game in Singapore in June to reach the semi-finals.
(VNF) - “Luong is more than just an individual artist. He uses his artistic skills and his personality to create dynamism, a movement that inspires others, which has impact on the fabric of the surroundings. What would any society be without people like that?”, said Netherlands Ambassador to Vietnam, Ms Nienke Trooster.
(VNF) - The first ever Vietnam-Korea cultural extravaganza promoting the vibrant traditional customs of the Republic of Korea will be organized by the Korean Association in Hanoi and the Korean Cultural Center on April 11th at the Quan Ngua Sports Palace, Van Cao street, Ba Dinh district.
More than 90 works by 51 Vietnamese and international painters will be displayed at the first international water exhibition in Vietnam.
Five Vietnamese print artists will combine with their seven Belgian at an art exhibition titled “Vietnam-Belgium printed paintings in dialogue,” to take place at Vietnam Museum of Fine Arts from April 10th - 20th.
More than 44,500 ultra-durable balls will be given to Vietnamese children as part of the One World Futbol project recently launched in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue.
Vietnam Television has broadcast four historical films on VTV1 channel at 21:35 pm every Sunday in April to mark the 40th anniversary of southern liberation and national unification (April 30th).
(VNF) - The Quang Ninh delegation won a total of 11 medals at the 2015 National Swimming and Diving 25m pool which has just ended in Thua Thien - Hue province.
It has been reported that the popular romantic comedy – How to Fight in Six Inch Heels – directed by Ham Tran and starring Kathy Uyen, who also produced and co-wrote the script will be widely aired in US movie theatres over coming weeks.