Vietnam’s ‘cultural days’ in Laos, and Laos’ ‘cultural days’ in Vietnam are currently underway, from now until July 21, as part of a series of activities to mark the 50th anniversary of diplomatic ties and the signing of the Treaty of Friendship and Cooperation between the two countries. Illustrative image (Source: Internet) Laos’ ‘cultural days’ in Vietnam will begin in Hanoi on July 17, with numerous concerts, dance routines and a fashion show taking place. Also, as part of the celebrations, several painting exhibitions and film screenings will be held. In addition, the Vietnam Union of Friendship Organisations (VUFO) and the Vietnam-Laos Friendship Association will host the third Vietnam-Laos People’s Friendship Festival in the capital city, as well as the northern provinces of Tuyen Quang and Ninh Binh, from July 15-21. Delegates from both countries will also pay tribute to President Ho Chi Minh at his mausoleum and … [Read more...] about Vietnam – Lao cultural days get underway
The Hanoitimes - Hanoi People's Committee in collaboration with Toulouse City Hall organize a program "Cultural Days in Hanoi at Toulouse in 2014"as part of external activities in Hanoi Region Midi-Pysenecs in France on June 9-13. Vice Chairman of Hanoi People's Committee Nguyen Thi Bich Ngoc held official talks with Mr. Jean-Luc Moudenc, Mayor City of Toulouse. … [Read more...] about Ha Noi’s cultural days 2014 held in Toulouse
Travellers Notes (16-09-2006) Japanese culture day in HCM City To celebrate the 33rd anniversary of Viet Nam-Japan diplomatic relations, the Japanese Consulate General in HCM City and the Viet Nam Union of Friendship Organisations will hold the Japanese culture day from 8am to 9.30pm tomorrow on at the Youth Cultural House in HCM City. The event will include an exhibition titled Japanese Country and People and an introduction to Japanese culture and films. The event will also feature a Japanese fashion and dance performance as well as several Vietnamese singers performing Japanese songs. The exhibition will last until September 23. Luxury express bound for Nha Trang The HCM City-based Truong Sinh Advertising Company, in collaboration with the Sai Gon Railway, is selling tickets for the five-star express tourist train from HCM City to Nha Trang. The first of the service is scheduled for today. A Club ticket costs VND450,000; a Deluxe ticket VND330,000; a Superior ticket VND280,000; and … [Read more...] about Japanese culture day in HCM City
Fun painting activities with VinGallery On Thursday VinGallery will host a Canvas & Wine event at the new VinSpace Garage, 95 Pasteur Street, District 1 where guests can try to paint a self-portrait in the style of Picasso. With a little guidance from experts, they promise guests will be able to let go of their inhibitions and express themselves with ease. Guests can paint an imaginary image of themselves or even try to paint the person they see in the mirror. A similar event will be held at VinSpace, 6 Le Van Mien in District 2 on November 7 which will focus on Henri Matisse. VinSpace Students' Art Exhibition will take place from 10 a.m. until 11 a.m. on November 9 at VinGallery. This is a great opportunity to celebrate the artistic talent of both adults and children, and to raise money for charity at the same time with students of VinSpace Art Studio's works up for grabs. There is also an Art Market at the same venue on November 9 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. German curator … [Read more...] about Russian Cultural Days to be launched in Nov.
European Cultural Day 2010 will take place in big cities including Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh, Can Tho and Da Nang during May. The event will open with a painting exhibition called "I'm not an artist, I'm a fax machine" by Spanish painter José María Cano at the Vietnam Fine Arts Museum 66 Nguyen Thai Hoc Street in Hanoi from May 6-22. The program also bring to music lovers a classic concert featuring immortal works of famous composers by the Melchior Ensemble, one of Europe's foremost chamber-music ensembles, at the Hanoi Opera House on May 8-9 and HCM City Opera House on May 10. Formed in 2006, the Melchior Ensemble includes talent artists likely Belgian cellist David Cohen, Bristish pianist Charles Owen, Swiss clarinetist Reto Bieri, Poland violinist Alicja Smietana. There is also a music performance organized by the Netherlands Consulate General in Ho Chi Minh City with an attendance of Netherlandish conductor Jan Stulen at the municipal Opera House on May 9; a jazz … [Read more...] about European Cultural Day returns