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1/17/2018 10:35:39 AM

Little American girl looks lovely in Vietnamese Ao dai

(VNF) - Lily House, a 2-year-old American girl, captured a lot of attention while wearing flowery Vietnamese traditional Ao dai, strolling along the walking street by Hoan Kiem lake on weekend.

  • Look into diversity in the life of people with autism

    Look into diversity in the life of people with autism

    Public: 1/19/2018 9:00:21 AM

    (VNF) - Entitled “Encounters”, the exhibition presents photography, video, audio and installation works by young artists – three of them have an older sibling with autism: Trinh Mai Chi, PQN, Quynh, and three have passion for photography including Le Anh Dung, Duong Thuy Ly, and Tram.

  • Illustrations of Diary of a Cricket throughout 76 years

    Illustrations of Diary of a Cricket throughout 76 years

    Public: 1/16/2018 9:17:37 AM

    Over the past 76 years, “Diary of a Cricket", written by To Hoai, has become a close friend of many generations of Vietnamese children. To mark its 76th anniversary, an exhibition featuring illustrations of this Vietnamese children's story throughout the years will be held January 20th to March 25th in Hanoi.

  • Vietnamese-French writer’s tender memoir evoking interest in history

    Vietnamese-French writer’s tender memoir evoking interest in history

    Public: 1/15/2018 11:43:37 AM

    Vietnamese-French writer Bùi Thị Hồng Vân (pen name Nuage Rose) revived memories of wartime and evoked interest in Vietnam’s history among young people with her book, Trois Nuage au Pays des Nenuphars (Three Clouds in the Country of Nenuphars).

  • Vietnam’s water lily, salt fields among the best drone photographs from 2017

    Vietnam’s water lily, salt fields among the best drone photographs from 2017

    Public: 1/10/2018 9:18:52 AM

    Dronestagram, the photo sharing community dedicated to drone photography, has unveiled its top 20 drone photos published on the website during 2017 which two shots were taken in Vietnam.

  • Photo book on Vietnam’s capital to join Frankfurt fair

    Photo book on Vietnam’s capital to join Frankfurt fair

    Public: 1/9/2018 3:53:09 PM

    The Goethe-Institute Hanoi has extended an invitation to all people to contribute their photographs to the publication of a photo book on the capital of Hanoi.

  • French photographer promotes Vietnamese culture, people

    French photographer promotes Vietnamese culture, people

    Public: 1/8/2018 11:18:53 AM

    An exhibition displaying 37 art photos promoting the values and diversity of Vietnamese people and culture by renowned French photographer Réhahn has opened in HCM City.

  • Young graphic designer Dang Thi Bich Ngoc: Coming to the end with great passion

    Young graphic designer Dang Thi Bich Ngoc: Coming to the end with great passion

    Public: 1/8/2018 8:53:31 AM

    Vietnamese young designer Dang Thi Bich Ngoc has won the 2017 Graphic Design Awards of the USA (GDUSA) for the first time with a set of four posters featuring characters from an ancient Tuong (classical drama) play entitled ‘San Hau’.

  • A Vietnamese-American actress' journey to Golden Globe Nomination

    A Vietnamese-American actress' journey to Golden Globe Nomination

    Public: 1/4/2018 10:05:19 PM

    Hong Chau, a Vietnamese-American actress, had made the leap from relative obscurity to being a Golden Globe nominee in last December.

  • Martin Rama, a Uruguayan economist with big love for Hanoi

    Martin Rama, a Uruguayan economist with big love for Hanoi

    Public: 1/4/2018 4:21:17 PM

    Martin Rama, former Lead Economist of the World Bank in Vietnam, has recently been appointed as the Project Director of the Sustainable Urban Development Centre under the Vietnam Academy of Social Sciences, a position usually taken over by a Vietnamese person but is now held by a foreigner.

  • Renowned photo of a Vietnamese woman sold for USD 30,000

    Renowned photo of a Vietnamese woman sold for USD 30,000

    Public: 1/3/2018 4:27:55 PM

    An overseas Vietnamese living in Australia has purchased the printed version of the photo titled “World’s most beautiful old woman” by French photographer Réhahn Croquevielle for USD 30,000, according to the photographer.

  • Writers hopeful for Vietnam’s historical future

    Writers hopeful for Vietnam’s historical future

    Public: 1/3/2018 10:53:39 AM

    Nguyen Khanh Duong, Comicola’s founder and script writer for the Phong Duong Comics duo, has been pioneering the Vietnamese historical comic movement with the ongoing hit series Holy Dragon Imperator (Long Thần Tướng). His passion for the country’s cultural restoration reaches beyond his artistic trade, as Duong continues to advocate for widespread celebration of cultural and aesthetic values once lost to time and conflict.

  • Vietnamese Ao Dai for men: A tough way to make a comeback

    Vietnamese Ao Dai for men: A tough way to make a comeback

    Public: 1/1/2018 8:34:59 PM

    At the similar starting point, there are heritages receiving enthusiastic support from the community for preservation and then shine as a symbol of Vietnamese culture, but there are also others that don’t have such luck. This is the adverse story of two versions of Ao Dai (Vietnamese traditional long robes) for women and men.

  • What to expect in the Year of Dog

    What to expect in the Year of Dog

    Public: 1/1/2018 2:26:06 PM

    Faithful, intelligent, warm and full of energy, the dog has long held its place as man’s best friend. That’s good news as we approach 2018, the Year of the Dog, because, according to the Chinese calendar, the next 12 months will be largely shaped by canine traits.

  • Various activities to welcome New Year at Temple of Literature

    Various activities to welcome New Year at Temple of Literature

    Public: 12/31/2017 10:59:53 PM

    A series of programs are scheduled to be held at the Temple of Literature in Hanoi for people and tourists during the 2018 New Year and Lunar New Year festivals.

  • Cultural beauty of communal house in the eyes of youngsters

    Cultural beauty of communal house in the eyes of youngsters

    Public: 12/30/2017 4:16:10 PM

    Exhibition ‘Vestige of a Land’ by young artist Le Giang, which is taking place from December 15 to January 12, features the youngster’ perspective on the life of communal houses in Northern Vietnam, along the Red River Delta region.

  • After 60 years of friendship, they learned they're biological brothers

    After 60 years of friendship, they learned they're biological brothers

    Public: 12/29/2017 3:17:42 PM

    Seventy-four-year-old Walter Macfarlane and 72-year-old Alan Robinson have been friends for more than 60 years. Born in Honolulu, they first met in elementary school, played high school football together and joke they could have married the same girl. They sent their children to the same schools they attended and vacationed together as families.

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