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  • Exhibition on lesbian couples to open in Hanoi

    Exhibition on lesbian couples to open in Hanoi

    Public: 2/20/2017 8:52:14 AM

    Emotional and touching stories of lesbian couples will be the central focus of a contemporary art exhibition entitled Lo sang (Exposure) taking place from February 21 to March 2nd at the Vietnam University of Fine Arts, 42 Yet Kieu Str., Hoan Kiem Dist., Hanoi.

  • Fundraising concert to support the Hope Choir

    Fundraising concert to support the Hope Choir

    Public: 2/17/2017 3:54:36 PM

    A special fundraising concert to support the Hy Vong (Hope) Choir, made up from students of Nguyen Dinh Chieu School for blind children and led by Mr. Ton That Triem, was held by the Friends of Vietnam Heritage (FVH) and the Embassy of Sri Lanka in Vietnam on Sunday (March 5th).

  • Keep calm and join biking with Great-grandmom

    Keep calm and join biking with Great-grandmom

    Public: 2/15/2017 4:06:50 PM

    (VNF) - It is never too late to start doing what you love. At age 78, Ethel MacDonald - the American super cyclist has proved the world that this saying is true.

  • Can Tho to hold sixth southern traditional cake festival

    Can Tho to hold sixth southern traditional cake festival

    Public: 2/15/2017 2:15:47 PM

    The annual sixth Southern Traditional Cake Festival will take place in the Cuu Long (Mekong) River Delta province of Can Tho from April 6th to 9th, according to the province’s Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism.

  • Touching love story of dwarf couple in Sai Gon

    Touching love story of dwarf couple in Sai Gon

    Public: 2/14/2017 10:56:33 AM

    Though only 1.2-1.3 meters high and living a hard life by selling lottery in Sai Gon, the two little people end up with a happy family after more than a half year dating.

  • Valentine's Day 2017: Let love fly beyond borders

    Valentine's Day 2017: Let love fly beyond borders

    Public: 2/13/2017 4:07:46 PM

    (VNF) - Valentine's Day is not only an occasion for couples to celebrate their romantic love, it also reminds us of the love for the community. With that purpose, the UNICEF has taken this special day to launch their humane campaign: Refugees Welcome. The activity is an effort to bring people from refugee and non-refugee backgrounds around a dining dinner to "break bread and break barriers."

  • Tasty heart-shaped oyster for your Valentine

    Tasty heart-shaped oyster for your Valentine

    Public: 2/13/2017 2:28:41 PM

    France, land of romance and love, has come up with a new offering to tempt lovers on Valentine's Day: Heart-shaped oysters.

  • Many meaningful activities held at Ba Pagoda Festival

    Many meaningful activities held at Ba Pagoda Festival

    Public: 2/13/2017 11:33:04 AM

    Ba Pagoda (Lady Pagoda) festival was held with many meaningful activities impressive to the pilgrims at August Revolution Street on February 11th.

  • Vietnam Poetry Day 2017 marked in many localities

    Vietnam Poetry Day 2017 marked in many localities

    Public: 2/13/2017 10:06:20 AM

    Many localities nationwide have held a wide range of activities in response to the 15th Vietnam Poetry Day 2017, which opened at the Temple of Literature in Hanoi on February 11th (fifteenth day of the first lunar month).

  • US DanceMotion Workshop: When dance can touch

    US DanceMotion Workshop: When dance can touch

    Public: 2/10/2017 11:04:33 PM

    (VNF) Students and lecturers of Hanoi College of Arts (HCA) on Friday had chance to explore the American contemporary arts through the workshop DanceMotion, performed and demonstrated by choreographer and dancers from New York city.

  • HCM city to host Ao dai festival 2017 next month

    HCM city to host Ao dai festival 2017 next month

    Public: 2/10/2017 10:39:09 AM

    The fourth Ho Chi Minh city Ao dai (Vietnamese long dress) festival 2017 will take place from March 3rd to 17th in many places.

  • Bo Da pagoda festival in Bac Giang becomes national cultural heritage

    Bo Da pagoda festival in Bac Giang becomes national cultural heritage

    Public: 2/9/2017 3:11:53 PM

    The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism has recognised Bo Da pagoda festival in the northern province of Bac Giang as national intangible cultural heritage.

  • Vietnam’s first sand statue park attracts visitors

    Vietnam’s first sand statue park attracts visitors

    Public: 2/8/2017 10:53:24 AM

    A park with sand statues named “Forgotten Land” in the south central province of Binh Thuan opened for visitors in late January 2017.

  • Vietnamese author wins Japan manga award

    Vietnamese author wins Japan manga award

    Public: 2/7/2017 1:53:33 PM

    Vietnamese author Can Tieu Hy received the Silver Award of the 10th International Manga Awards at a ceremony held in Tokyo by the Japanese Ministry of Foreign Affairs on February 6th.

  • Khanh Hoa starts sea festival logo contest

    Khanh Hoa starts sea festival logo contest

    Public: 2/7/2017 8:36:48 AM

    The People’s Committee of the south central province of Khanh Hoa has launched a contest to design the logo for the Nha Trang-Khanh Hoa Sea Festival.

  • Once-a-year market offers luck for sale

    Once-a-year market offers luck for sale

    Public: 2/6/2017 11:42:47 AM

    On the early morning of the 8th day of the first lunar month, people flock to the northern province of Nam Dinh for a unique market which is held only once a year to sell bad luck as well as to buy good luck for the year to come.

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