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27/06/2017

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 Tri Nguyen – the Artist of Dan Tranh

Tri Nguyen – the Artist of “Dan Tranh”

27/05/2017 11:55 GMT+7

In his performances, Tri Nguyen, a pianist and “dan tranh” (Vietnamese 16-chord zither) artist, always couples European classics with Vietnamese folk and traditional music. With the combination of Western classical music and Vietnamese folk music, his compositions are much loved by audiences in various regions.  He won the Golden Award and the most popular artist at the Global Music Arads selected by  the American audiences in 2015 which was an international acknowledgement of the musical career of this Vietnamese-French composer.
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Professor Shimizu Masaaki and Nom Scripts

Professor Shimizu Masaaki and Nom Scripts

13/05/2017 16:46 GMT+7

Japanese Professor Masaaki Shimizu has  been presented with the 2017 Balaban Award by the US-based Vietnamese Nom (ancient Vietnamese script) Preservation Foundation (VNPF) for his contributions to preserving Vietnamese ancient script.
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Philadelphian Brightens Up Hanoi Alley

Philadelphian Brightens Up Hanoi Alley

07/05/2017 00:01 GMT+7

A small lane with walls of old paint peeling off near the Kim Ngan communal house on Hang Bac street in Hanoi’s Old Quarter has now been cleaned up thanks to Scott Matt, an American.
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Ambassador Vnukov and His Love to Vietnam

Ambassador Vnukov and His Love to Vietnam

21/04/2017 12:53 GMT+7

According to Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to the Socialist Republic of Vietnam Konstantin VasilievichVnukov, Vietnam is a wonderful country which he loves with all his heart. He came to Vietnam for the first time in 2006 as a diplomat for President Vladimir Putin.
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Vietnams Talented Circus Brothers

Vietnam’s Talented Circus Brothers

12/04/2017 19:28 GMT+7

On December 22, 2016, with skilled moves to keep their balance when putting their heads together, two Vietnamese brothers, who are circus performers, climbed all 90 steps of the Girona Cathedral Church (in Girona, Spain) in 52 seconds.

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Associatte Prof. Dr. Nguyen Quang Tuan – A Cardio-Vascular Intervention Follower

Associatte Prof. Dr. Nguyen Quang Tuan – A Cardio-Vascular Intervention “Follower”

03/04/2017 08:44 GMT+7

With his whole-hearted devotion to patients, Associate Prof. Dr. Nguyen Quang Tuan- deputy to the 14th National Assembly and Director of the Hanoi Heart Hospital, has, with his colleagues, established a network of modern cardio-vascular centres in dozens of provinces and cities, helping poor patients have access to and timely treatment of heart diseases. In the eyes of foreign friends, he has contributed to heightening the position of Vietnam’s cardio-vascular intervention service.
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Jordan Vogt-Roberts: There was nowhere during the search where to film more beautiful than Vietnam

Jordan Vogt-Roberts: There was nowhere during the search where to film more beautiful than Vietnam

25/03/2017 13:51 GMT+7

“Despite being under a lot of pressure to shoot the movie in a place where colleagues had worked before, when I looked around this country, it became clear to me instantly that there was nowhere more beautiful than this country”.
 
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Nguyen Nha –Vietnams Leading Expert on Hoang Sa-Truong Sa

Nguyen Nha –Vietnam’s Leading Expert on Hoang Sa-Truong Sa

25/03/2017 13:07 GMT+7

Dr. Nguyen Nha is one of the leading experts on Hoang Sa (Paracel) and Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelagoes who has spent 40 years collecting documents as historical evidence of Vietnam’s sovereignty over the two archipelagoes. 
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