The table where former US president Barack Obama famously slurped noodles in downtown Hanoi has been preserved -- chopsticks and all -- under a glass box for eternity, in a move that has attracted legions of bemused diners to the once low-key eatery.
In the UK, a dedicated ballet dancer is still teaching at the age of 97 - in same dance hall she set up 72 YEARS ago. Yes, she is Joyce Harper, who has taught generations of aspiring ballerinas at the school she set up in 1946.
On March 29th, in Hanoi, the FVH (Friends of Vietnam Heritage) Film Night will present movie “The Whistleblower of My Lai” by director Connie Field in commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the My Lai massacre (1968 – 2018).
VNF - Prof. Dr. Nguyen Thanh Liem, pediatric surgery specialist, former director of Central Pediatrics Hospital has been awarded the 2017 Nikkei Asia Prize.
Vietnamese-Australian celebrity chef Luke Nguyen will join hands with the national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines to bring Vietnamese cuisine to the world under an agreement inked between the two sides in Canberra, Australia on March 14th.
VNF - After finishing the 30-day and 7,200-kilometer journey across Myanmar, Thailand and Laos by motorbike, 4 Indian backpackers arrive in Vietnam and are going to have 7 days to explore the country.
The fight against lung cancer is told after 20 years
One HCMC man has turned his love of Bau Truc pottery into a budding business endeavour.
The beauty of the nature in the Trường Sa (Spratly Islands) and its people is portrayed in a book of photos taken by photographer and journalist Nguyễn Mỹ Trà, released yesterday in Hà Nội.
(VNF) – US MasterChef 2012, Christine Ha, distinguished herself from other contestants, not only by the food she chose to cook (Vietnamese comfort food), but also by the way she cooked.
Artisan Pham Quang Xuan has spent most of his 80 years making sandals from rubber tyres.
(VNF) - A culinary exchange program was recently held between Vietnamese chefs and chefs from the USS Carl Vinson, at Madamlan restaurant in Danang City.
Việt Nam and Poland will perform in the curtain-raiser of the 2018 Đà Nẵng International Fireworks Festival on the central city’s Hàn River on April 30.
Young people are taking part in special projects that replicate traditional Vietnamese clothes worn by royalty of various dynasties.
Smithsonian.com has named the finalists in its 15th Annual Photo Contest. Among those artworks, four photos shoot in Vietnam, of which three photos taken by Vietnamese photographers and one by foreign photographer.
Following the success of first two years’ events, the third International Food Festival will be held from March 14th-17th in the ancient city of Hoi An, Quang Nam province, with the participation of 12 famous chefs from around the world.
Vietnam is a word that always haunts the minds of American war veterans, who fought during the war in the country shaped like the letter “S”. Return trips have helped those American veterans as they continue to heal from the trauma of war.