Greek Ambassador to Viet Nam Nikos D Kanellos is showcasing his paintings inspired by Vietnamese culture and landscape at a solo exhibition entitled "Kanellos in Viet Nam".
An exhibition featuring 110 photos and documents of Vietnamese Ao Dai (long dress) starts on October 19 at the central city of Da Nang’s museum and will run through October 31.
Since the start of 2016, the Hue Monuments Conservation Centre (HMCC) has received almost two million visitors, including 1.43 million foreigners, an increase of 36.5% year-on-year.
Central Da Nang city was honoured as “Asia’s Leading Festival and Event Destination” at the World Travel Awards Asia (WTA) & Australasia Gala Ceremony 2016 held in the city on October 15 night.
The 6th Viet Nam Culture Festival took place in Seoul, the Republic of Korea (RoK) on October 16, offering a chance for locals to understand more about the Vietnamese culture.
Some places in the Hue Imperial Citadel, the central Thua Thien-Hue province, will open to welcome visitors at night from next summer as a pilot project of the Hue Monuments Conservation Centre.
The Ha Noi Gift Show 2016 will get underway in Ha Noi on October 17-20, attracting 245 exhibitors at home and abroad showcasing their products at 630 stalls, Deputy Director of the municipal Department of Industry and Trade Tran Thi Phuong Lan told a press conference on October 14.
Viet Nam’s culinary art was introduced to Swiss friends at a programme recently co-hosted by Alimentarium - the Museum of Nutrition in Vevey city of Switzerland and the Vietnamese Embassy in the country.
The street corners, street vendors, festivals and small hamlets of 1980’s Ha Noi were lively and truthfully depicted through the len of photographer John Ramsden.
An art programme featuring Vietnamese and Korean melodies was held in the central province of Binh Dinh on October 14.
A group of Japanese artists from the Kodo art group will participated in a monthly traditional music show.
Remnants of Champa architecture have recently been found in the central province of Binh Dinh, said Nguyen Van Ngoc, Director of the Binh Dinh provincial museum.