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The Italian Embassy in Hanoi will present the dance show 'Traviata' - a unique contemporary dance inspired by the opera of the great composer Giuseppe Verdi and performed by the world-famous dance company Artemis Danza.
Over the past 70 years, the Experimental School No. 14 named after President Ho Chi Minh in the capital Ulan Bator, Mongolia has nurtured talents, contributing considerably to the construction and development of a beautiful Mongolia nowadays.
Escape the sweltering heat by jumping into a cool, refreshing, Vietnamese lake.
Are you fed up with your familiar study corner? Do you want to find a new study space to get inspiration or simply to unwind after a long day at school? These 9 places below will take you on an adventure where your horizons are broadened.
The golden ripe rice season is as charming as ever!
Drenched in golden light, this special pagoda resembles a magnificent palace.
Flight attendant Tran Huyen Trang is currently among the most sought-after flight attendants on the planet. This job helps her realize her dream of traveling around the world. At the age of 29, Trang has set foot in 82 countries and territories.
According to the General Statistics Office (GSO), a bright side that shows foreign investors' confidence in Vietnam is the significant growth in the disbursed capital, estimated at nearly USD11.57 billion, up 10.2% compared to the same period in 2021. This is considered the highest amount of realized FDI in 7 months over the past 5 years.
From Hanoi, Hoi An, Nha Trang to Ho Chi Minh City, a female reporter, and her family, traveled around Vietnam and had unforgettable experiences.
The Boao Forum for Asia held its first conference on innovation and intellectual property protection under the theme “Global System Building for Technological Innovation and Intellectual Property” in Guangzhou from July 12-13.
In 2022, for the first time, the Vietnam Puppet Theater will participate in the Vietnam - Warsaw Cultural Festival held by the Vietnamese community in Poland, delivering stellar folk performances. This is an opportunity for Vietnam to introduce its unique water puppetry to the world.
Sao Cave pagoda, located in the geological tectonic belt of the earth's crust, is well known as one of the truly splendid and sacred cave pagodas in Yen Bai, discovered during the ancient dynasty of the 6th Hung King.
317 units have signed up for a donation of up to VND50.1 billion (approx. USD2.13 million) to the “For the seas and islands of Vietnam” Fund in 2022, of which over VND49.79 billion (approx. USD2.12 million) has been transferred to the City Fund.
As a visual, multifunction medium, in the form of readily accessible and marketable art, cinema is an effective communication channel to present the image of Vietnam and its people to the world.
Food is a major "catalyst" in promoting Vietnamese culture to the world. Over the years, the introduction of Vietnamese culinary culture abroad organized by Embassies, overseas Vietnamese associations, and expatriates have contributed to the promotion of Vietnamese culinary culture to international friends.