International Photography Festival to be first held in HCMC

International Photography Festival to be first held in HCMC

The International Photography Festival 2022 will be held in Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) from November 25 to November 30 with a wide range of activities.
Great national unity week opens in Hanoi
Great national unity week opens in Hanoi
(CPV) - Great Unity of Ethnic Groups – Vietnamese Cultural Heritage Week has opened at the Vietnam National Village for Ethnic Culture and Tourism in...
Liem beats world champion at Champions Chess Tour Final
Liem beats world champion at Champions Chess Tour Final
Leading Vietnamese chess player Le Quang Liem outplayed World Cup champion Jan-Krzysztof Duda of Poland during Round 4 of Champions Chess Tour Final...
Two architectural works in HCMC recognized special national relics
Two architectural works in HCMC recognized special national relics
The Department of Culture and Sports of Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) has just announced a list of 185 works and locations that have been recognized as...
Brazilian movie honored at 6th Hanoi International Film Festival
Brazilian movie honored at 6th Hanoi International Film Festival

Brazilian movie titled “Paloma” won the most important prizes at the 6th Hanoi International Film Festival (HANIFF) 2022, which ended on November 12. It was honoured for both the “Best Feature –Length Film” and “Actress in a leading role”.

Educating traditional gong culture to students in Kon Tum province
Educating traditional gong culture to students in Kon Tum province

On November 12, in the Central Highlands city of Kon Tum, Kon Tum Provincial Department of Education and Training organized a gong and folk-dance festival for ethnic minorities students in the locality as an activity to to celebrate the 40th anniversary of Vietnamese Teachers’ Day (November 20, 1982-2022).

Textiles and fabric items from ASEAN on display in Seoul
Textiles and fabric items from ASEAN on display in Seoul

Textiles and fabric items from the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) are on display at an exhibition entitled “Ancient Futures – Treasures of ASEAN Fabric” in Seoul from November 9 to 13 as part of the ASEAN Week 2022.

Diverse activities at 2022 Vietnam Design Week
Diverse activities at 2022 Vietnam Design Week

Diverse activities such as contest, exhibitions, conferences, workshops, open studio and design show are taking place during the 2022 Vietnam Design Week entitled “New Expectations” in the central city of Hue, Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City.

Renowned French writer Marc Levy returns Vietnam
Renowned French writer Marc Levy returns Vietnam

According to Nha Nam Publisher, the renowned French writer Marc Levy has returned to Vietnam for the debut of a play adapted from his novel “Toutes ces choses qu'on ne s'est pas dites” (All Those Things We Never Said) and the release of the Vietnamese translation of his novel “Le Crépuscule des fauves”.

Over 600 photos on ethnics and religions displayed in Soc Trang province
Over 600 photos on ethnics and religions displayed in Soc Trang province

More than 600 photos on ethnic minority groups upholding solidarity, creativity, integration and sustainable development; documents about religions and beliefs in Vietnam; the fight against making corrupt use of issues, related to ethnics and religions and the images of the religions and ethnic minorities in Soc Trang have been displayed in Soc Trang province.

Central Highlands Gia Lai provincial Cultural Heritage Festival
Central Highlands Gia Lai provincial Cultural Heritage Festival

Divere activities such as gong performances, folk dances, bamboo pole dances of the local Muong ethnic group, the reproduction of the rite of passage ritual of the Tay and Nung ethnic groups in Ia Lau commune, Chu Prong district, and panpipe performances of the H’mong ethnic community have taken place during Gia Lai provincial Cultural Heritage Festival on November 5 to 6.

Concert performed by renowned artists from Vietnam and RoK
Concert performed by renowned artists from Vietnam and RoK

A concert performed by renowned artists from Vietnam and RoK has takenplace at the Seoul Arts Centre on November 1 evening as part of the activities to mark the 30th anniversary of the establishment of Vietnam-RoK diplomatic ties.

Special concert by Vietnam National Symphony Orchestra in RoK
Special concert by Vietnam National Symphony Orchestra in RoK

A special concert will be performed by Vietnam National Symphony Orchestra at the 39th Republic of Korea (RoK) International Music Festival in Seoul on November 1 to mark the 30th anniversary of Vietnam – RoK diplomatic ties (1992-2022).