Vietnamese translator receives Hans Christian Anderrsen Award 2018

02/03/2018 10:09

PSNews - The Hans Christian Andersen Award Committee announced on March 1 three winners of this year’s global Hans Christian Andersen Award, including Ms. Tran Thi Minh Tam, Vietnam’s renowned children’s book translator. The award ceremony is to take place on April 3, in the celebrated Danish poet’s native town of Odense.  

Celebrate new lunar year with world renowned Swedish artist

01/03/2018 11:39

Having performed and being praised at the world’s biggest opera houses, such as the Royal Opera House, La Scala and Metropolitan, Swedish artist Anne Sofie von Otter is now doing her first ever concert in Vietnam. She will be accompanied by pianist Leif Kaner-Lidström and Fabian Fredriksson, guitar.

Ngoa Van Spring Festival 2018 kicked off

26/02/2018 19:02

PSNews -Ngoa Van Spring Festival, which opened at the Tran Dynasty Special Relic Site in Dong Trieu town, the northern province of Quang Ninh on February 24, became the first event of the locality in response to the “National Tourism Year 2018- Ha Long- Quang Ninh”.

Khai but ceremony held to remember renowned teacher

24/02/2018 15:17

Northern Hai Duong province on February 23 hosted a “khai but” ceremony, a Vietnamese tradition of starting a piece of calligraphy or drawing to celebrate the New Year, at a temple dedicated to the nation’s renowned teacher Chu Van An, in Chi Linh township.

Exciting Wrestling Festival in Thua Thien – Hue

23/02/2018 10:19

PSNews – The traditional wrestling festival was held on February 21-2 (or January 6 of the Lunar calendar) in Thu Le village, Sia town, Quang Dien district, Thua Thien – Hue to celebrate the Lunar New Year.

Anniversary of Hai Ba Trung Uprising marked in Hanoi

22/02/2018 22:29

A ceremony was held to mark the 1978th anniversary of the Hai Ba Trung Uprising at the Hai Ba Trung Temple, a special national relic site, in Hanoi’s Me Linh district on February 21, or the 6th day in the first month of the Year of the Dog.

Huong Pagoda Festival officially opens

22/02/2018 16:04

PSNews - Thousands of domestic and international pilgrims and tourists are visiting Huong Pagoda at the beginning of the Year of the Dog, wishing for peace, good weather, happiness and prosperity.

Bac Ninh to host love duet singing festival

21/02/2018 21:37

The annual love duet singing festival will be organised on February 27 and 28 in Lim town, Noi Due and Lien Bao commune of Tien Du district in the northern province of Bac Ninh.

Xoi – a quick fix for empty stomach

20/02/2018 21:26

If rice is Vietnam’s staple crop, xoi (steamed sticky rice) is the nation’s choice dish, as much as the famous pho (rice noodle soup), if not more so.