South Korean artist brings global exhibition to Hanoi

Ahn Jun Mo’s exhibition titled “Become a Butterfly” will be held at the Korean Cultural Center in Hanoi from August 21 to September 14.

Child marriage remains the norm in central mountains

Hoa is only 17 but has been married for three years, a fate that befalls hundreds of girls in Vietnam’s central mountainous region.

Designer presents avant-garde collection

Devon Nguyen has presented 40 new designs in her avant-garde collection, which takes moonlight as the main inspiration, from the colors to the details.
August 20, 2019 | 12:10 pm GMT+7

American jazz pianist to perform in HCMC

U.S. jazz pianist Myra Melford will perform in Ho Chi Minh City on Saturday, August 24.
August 19, 2019 | 04:17 pm GMT+7

In downtown Hanoi, some old apartments are ticking time bombs

An ancient apartment block in downtown Hanoi looks like it might collapse any time, but its occupants just live with the risk.
August 18, 2019 | 07:22 pm GMT+7

Woman becomes cop to help Vietnamese community in South Korea

Overweight and a foreigner, Nguyen Hong Minh has gone the extra mile to become a South Korean policewoman.
August 18, 2019 | 07:44 am GMT+7

Designer Cong Tri to return to New York fashion gala

Vietnamese designer Cong Tri is set to introduce his latest collection at the New York Fashion Week (NYFW) in September.
August 17, 2019 | 12:22 pm GMT+7

Photo of Vietnamese couple nominated among 50 best in int'l contest

The photo "Forever in Love" of an elderly Vietnamese couple has been nominated among the 50 best in an Agora Image contest.
August 16, 2019 | 02:51 pm GMT+7

Couples struggle to get sperm donations

Hong and Sinh were disappointed when their request for insemination was rejected because there was not enough stock in the sperm bank.
August 16, 2019 | 11:53 am GMT+7

Vietnam win five awards at Swiss film festival

Vietnamese filmmakers bagged five awards in different categories at the 2019 Locarno International Film Festival in Switzerland.
August 15, 2019 | 05:17 pm GMT+7

South Korean singer uses music to improve Vietnamese skills

Saigon-based South Korean singer Jin Ju improves her Vietnamese diction by listening to pop star Son Tung’s hits every day.
August 14, 2019 | 01:53 pm GMT+7

Northern district gets busy making paper paraphernalia

Bac Ninh Province's Song Ho District gets busy making paper models of earthly luxuries for those in the afterworld.
August 14, 2019 | 11:19 am GMT+7

Senior citizens travel a thousand miles to cook for cancer patients

Every month, a group of elderly people travel 1,600km to cook free vegetarian meals for cancer patients in Hanoi.
August 13, 2019 | 11:00 am GMT+7

Designer all set to showcase avant-garde collection

Designer Devon Nguyen will show off her pre-fall collection, Moonlight on August 17 in Hanoi.
August 12, 2019 | 02:43 pm GMT+7

Saigon book street: Calm in the eye of the storm

“There is peace even in the storm,” said Vincent van Gogh.
August 11, 2019 | 02:00 pm GMT+7
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