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Vietnamese short movie nominated for Venice film festival award
Vietnamese short movie “May nhung khong mua” (Live in the Cloud – Cuckoo Land) has been nominated for the Orizzonti Short Competition award at the 2020 Venice Film Festival to be held in Italy from September 2nd-12th.
Book set on Vietnam's sea and island culture
23:04 31/07/2020
The Vietnam National Institute of Culture and Arts Studies has coordinated with the National Political Publishing House to make public a set of books on Vietnam's sea and island culture, including nine volumes.
Co Tu ethnic weaving craft to be introduced
22:57 31/07/2020
The weaving craft of the Co Tu ethnic minority people in the central province of Quang Nam will be introduced at an exhibition in Hanoi on August 1st and 2nd.
Nam Huong communal house in Hanoi Old Quarter restored
06:41 25/07/2020
The restoration of Nam Huong communal house aims to preserve heritage for future generations, contributing to the education about cultural and historical values; and meeting the people's religious needs.
Book on Vietnam’s sea, island sovereignty published in Japan
16:35 24/07/2020
A book entitled “Hoang Sa - Truong Sa: Luan cu va Su kien” (Hoang Sa - Truong Sa: Arguments and Facts) by Dinh Kim Phuc, which affirms Vietnam’s sovereignty over sea and islands, has been translated by Professor Kazutaka Hashimoto and published in Japan.
Special programme to mark Fallen and Wounded Soldiers’ Day
18:19 23/07/2020
The Management Board of Hoa Lo Prison Relic will organize a special programme entitled “Back to memory - Lighting fire of gratitude" at the relic site on July 27th to mark the 73rd anniversary of Fallen and Wounded Soldiers’ Day (July 27th).
Continuing to preserve and promote traditional cultural values of ethnic minorities
17:55 23/07/2020
The northern Phu Tho provincial Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism will continue implementing inventorying plans and solutions to preserve and promote the traditions of Vietnamese ethnic minorities in the locality.
Private painting museum proposed in Ho Chi Minh City
16:48 22/07/2020
On July 21st, Vice chairman of HCMC People’s Committee Duong Anh Duc, representatives from HCMC Cultural Heritage Association and a number of agencies and committees paid a working visit to Bui Van Ngo Agricultural Mechanics Co., Ltd. In Tan Binh district.
Hue Festival 2020 to open in late August
16:46 22/07/2020
The Hue Festival 2020 will take place from August 26th to 31st with the participation of artistic troupes from Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City, the northwestern mountainous province of Lao Cai, the Central Highlands province of Dak Lak and many other artistic groups.
“Light Gate” wins first prize in “Kilometre Zero landmark” design contest
10:25 22/07/2020
“Light Gate” by Pham Trung Hieu, Pham Thai Binh, Vu Binh Minh, Pham Huy Dong and Nguyen Dang Hai from Hanoi won the first prize in a contest to design the “Kilometre Zero landmark” - a national cultural symbol and important tourist destination in the area around Hanoi’s Hoan Kiem Lake.