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Young researcher has concerns about the past

Young researcher has concerns about the past

15/03/2018 10:43 GMT+7

With the launch of his book “Ngan nam ao mu” (A thousand years of caps and robes), Tran Quang Duc, a researcher of Han Nom (classical Chinese and Chinese-transcribed Vietnamese) born in the 1980s, has created a phenomenon in the field of cultural studies which is inherently academic.
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Park Hang Seo: The mastermind behind U23 football teams success

Park Hang Seo: The mastermind behind U23 football team’s success

09/03/2018 11:30 GMT+7

Park Hang Seo began coaching the U23 football squad in October 2017 and he and his boys made a great run for Vietnam at the U23 Asian Championships in China.
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Anh Vien - the pride of Vietnam sports

Anh Vien - the pride of Vietnam sports

16/02/2018 09:20 GMT+7

Nguyen Thi Anh Vien, the golden girl of Vietnamese swimming, has won her fourth Best Athlete of the Year award after topping a vote by the General Department of Sports and Physical Training in late December, 2017.
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Artisan promotes southern culture through water puppetry

Artisan promotes southern culture through water puppetry

25/01/2018 11:24 GMT+7

When he left Hanoi for Ho Chi Minh City in 2007, artisan Phung Quang Oanh took with him his puppets with a desire to introduce to South Vietnam water puppetry, which was only popular in the North.
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Trang Trinhs musical dream

Trang Trinh's musical dream

16/01/2018 11:33 GMT+7

Pianist Trinh Mai Trang (also known as Trang Trinh) graduated from the Royal Academy of Music in London.  She has a long list of international prizes and has all the criteria needed to flourish on the Western stage but she chose to come back to her fatherland to realize the dream of bringing classical music to the masses in her own way.
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The last silver engraver on Po Ly Ngai mountain

The last silver engraver on Po Ly Ngai mountain

01/01/2018 00:00 GMT+7

Although silver jewelry making is known as a traditional craft of the Nung ethnic minority group in Hoang Su Phi district of Ha Giang Province, only a few people know how to carve antique patterns on silver jewelry. Chang Thanh To living on Po Ly Ngai peak is the single silver graver who can make 12 sets of traditional jewelries for Nung brides.
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A Journey to build a home for People with Disabilities

A Journey to build a home for People with Disabilities

06/12/2017 15:23 GMT+7

With sympathy for people with disabilities, Nguyen Thi Lan Anh established the Action to the Community Development Centre, a support network with the mission of “giving confidence and hope” to people with disabilities
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Mosaic Ceramic Paintings of APEC 2017 Leaders

Mosaic Ceramic Paintings of APEC 2017 Leaders

04/12/2017 17:39 GMT+7

An exhibition of mosaic ceramic paintings of leaders attending APEC Economic Leaders’ Meeting 2017 was recently held at the Vietnam Fine Arts Museum in Hanoi. The event aims to celebrate the success of the 2017 APEC Economic Leaders’ Week, which took place in Da Nang in Vietnam, from November 6-11.
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