Wednesday , October 5 2022



Fossil exhibition uncovers beginnings of life on Earth

The exhibition features numerous fossils dating back thousands of years. — Photo courtesy of Huế City portal THỪA THIÊN-HUẾ — As part of Huế Festival 2022, an exhibition titled ‘Fossils – A Journey to Discover the Origin of Life on Earth’ opened its doors to visitors. Hà Nội Fossil Museum brought to Huế nearly 2,000 specimens dating …

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Young trio inspire people’s love folk arts with new book

  Ngô Mỹ Triều Giang is one of three-member group making the bilingual book Gánh Hát Lưu Diễn Muôn Phương. Photo coutersy of Ngô Mỹ Triều Giang An English-Vietnamese book by a group of young artists in HCM City features 30 folk music genres, theatrical performing arts and six traditional festivals of Việt Nam.  Việt Nam News reporter Nguyễn Bình …

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Rice with salt – eat to think not eat to know

Thu Hiền Huế is not only famous for its ancient royal palaces and mausoleums and romantic scenery with rivers and mountains, the city is also known as the “royal capital of cuisine” that has lured visitors for centuries. Dishes in Huế are processed from simple ingredients, especially rice with salt, a food that was popular among ordinary people, but also contains …

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Four stamp collections win top prize at the national exhibition

Visitors at the Vietstampex exhibition. VNA/VNS Photo Minh Quyết HÀ NỘI — The Ministry of Information and Communications, Việt Nam Stamp Association, and Việt Nam Post hosted a closing ceremony and handed out prizes to the winners at the National Postage Stamp Exhibition – Vietstampex on Sunday. The stamp association and stamp collectors across …

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Puppet, circus shows for children open at Gia Định Park

  ART EXPLAINED: Talks about Vietnamese puppetry are offered after every show by actors from Phương Nam Theatre. Photo courtesy of the producer HCM CITY — Phương Nam Theatre is offering a series of new circus and puppet shows aimed at children at Gia Định Park in HCM City this summer.   These shows highlight southern history, culture and lifestyle.  They …

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