French Philippe Troussier named head coach of Vietnam U19s
15:57 | 12/09/2019 Sports
France’s well-known tactician Philippe Troussier has been appointed as the head coach of Vietnam’s U19 football team for the goal of clinching a place in the 2020 AFC U19 Championship finals, announced the Vietnam Football Federation (VFF) at a press briefing in Hanoi on September 10.
India, Vietnam tourism to take off with launch of direct flights
15:40 | 10/09/2019 Travel
(VEN) - The launching of a direct flight between the eastern Indian city of Kolkata and the Vietnamese capital city of Hanoi by the Indian carrier Indigo, and the start of direct flights between Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City and New Delhi by the Vietnamese budget carrier Vietjet Air will provide great opportunities for tourism development between the two countries.
The Phu Xa Village Festival
14:42 | 10/09/2019 Entertainment
(VEN) - Phu Xa Village Festival takes place annually in Hanoi’s Tay Ho District on the tenth day of the second lunar month to commemorate the village’s tutelary god, Dr. Nguyen Kieu (1695-1753), and his wife, poet Doan Thi Diem (1705-1748).
CHEERS! Celebrate Germany's Oktoberfest in Vietnam
11:17 | 04/09/2019 Culture & Art
(VEN) - Germany's world renowned beer festival will be replicated at the Hotel Nikko Saigon in Ho Chi Minh City (September 26-28) and at the JW Marriott Hotel in Hanoi (October 17-19). On all three days, the GBA Oktoberfest Vietnam 2019 will take place from 18:00 to 23:00.
Art program recalls Uncle Ho’s advice in his testament
11:10 | 02/09/2019 Culture & Art
An art program was jointly held by Nhan Dan Newspaper and the management board of the Presidential Palace’s President Ho Chi Minh relic site at the Hanoi Operate House on August 31 to mark the 50-year realisation of President Ho Chi Minh’s testament (1969-2019).