Poet Jang Geon – Seob expresses willingness to spread Vietnamese literature to RoK

Poet Jang Geon – Seob expresses willingness to spread Vietnamese literature to RoK

NDO - As soon as Vietnam fully reopened tourism following the COVID-19 pandemic, the poet and editor Jang Geon-Seob from the Republic of Korea (RoK) immediately booked a flight to Vietnam. Despite hot weather during June, he travelled to many cities to meet literary friends and discuss his plans for literary cooperation and exchange between the two countries. (Jul 16, 2022 19:00:57)


Ha Long Bay – A world wonder with global value

  Jan 03, 2022 16:52:15
NDO – Over past decades, people around the country and international visitors from several countries and territories have flocked to Quang Ninh province to visit Yen Tu historical site, where King Tran Nhan Tong became a monk and home of the world wonder Ha Long Bay, to enjoy the spring atmosphere. 

The scent of memory

  Dec 07, 2021 10:37:46
NDO – In the olden days, people in the northern region, particularly Hanoians, used to offer fragrant flowers to their ancestors or place them in their living rooms. The blissfully scented flowers have been in the memories of several generations of Hanoians. These days, there are quite a few young people who have worked to refresh the scent of these memories and turn the fragrant flowers into elegant floral arrangement in order to revive the charm of an old practice. 

Charnel house statues reflect the beauty of Central Highland people

  Oct 17, 2021 16:51:53
NDO – Journalist Vuong Tam has a predestined relationship with Pleiku City thanks to the verses of Ngo Thi Thanh Van in the poem “Nguoi dan ba ben tuong nha mo” (Woman by the grave statue). 

Reading habits get a boost during social distancing

  Sep 29, 2021 15:02:50
NDO – Many people, including children, must stay at home during social distancing due to COVID1-9. Some of them see the period as a boring time, but others turn it into reading time, and promote reading culture in the community. 

Nha Trang in a calm sea season

  Sep 11, 2021 17:56:29
NDO – Nha Trang’s tourism has had to “hibernate” during its peak season, leading to the deeply negative growth of Khanh Hoa Province’s economy in 2020. 

Discover ‘the kingdom of po mu’

  Aug 23, 2021 18:00:20
NDO – After travelling nearly 170 km over bumpy and dusty roads from downtown Hoi An city, Nhan Dan (People) journalist Huu Viet entered the core area of the forest of po mu (Fokienia hodginsii) trees in Tay Giang district in Quang Nam province, dubbed “the kingdom of pomu”. In the article below, he tells readers about his trip, which provided him an opportunity to admire the ancient and gigantic po mu trees and talk to functional forces and local people who have worked to protect the forest of po mu. 

Down at the pub of lost souls

  Aug 22, 2021 11:59:05
NDO/VNA – Everything needs to change with the times, even auspicious festivals that are centuries old. And so it is with Vietnam’s Ghost Festival (Tet Trung Nguyen), which falls on Sunday (August 22). 

Vietnam will come out victorious against COVID-19 with compassion and unity

  Aug 18, 2021 17:30:11
NDO/VNA – Vietnam will come out victorious in the battle against COVID-19 with compassion and unity, said Aaron Johnson, an American freelance filmmaker and Youtuber who has resided in Vietnam since 2013. 

Countryside as a place to return in times of pandemic

  Aug 13, 2021 16:21:41
NDO - Stories of caravans of people leaving large cities for their homes in rural areas to escape coronavirus outbreaks are an opportunity for a rethink on the role of the countryside in Vietnam’s stability and development. 

Gliding slightly on Ba Be Lake

  Aug 01, 2021 16:10:50
NDO – Ba Be, a large and beautiful lake located in the mountains of the northern mountainous province of Bac Kan, has been likened to the "emerald" of the northeast region. 

Adventure into jungle

  Jul 22, 2021 16:26:08
NDO – A trip into wild and original nature, temporarily away from the civilised world, inot an “escape” but a journey to find myself again. 

Young food illustrator brings Vietnamese cuisine to life

  Jul 09, 2021 16:39:26
NDO – With an interest in travelling and exploring Vietnamese cuisine, young illustrator Le Rin has considerable knowledge of dishes from various regions across Vietnam. So far he has completed two food illustration books. 

Through poetry, a Vietnamese poet finds her second home in Demark

  May 05, 2021 11:23:26
NDO – Since they first met in Hanoi more than 10 years ago, Vietnamese poet Nguyen Bao Chan has developed a close friendship with elderly Danish couple Jorgen Nilsson and Ulla-Stina. In an article published on Nhan Dan (People) Weekly, Chan recalls her trip to visit the old couple in their hometown in Copenhagen in 2019, during which she felt like she was travelling to her second home. 

Unique fishing village market in Hoi An

  Mar 23, 2021 10:41:52
NDO – Initiated from the joint idea of several local businesses, and with the support of the local government and especially the consent of the local residents, Tan Thanh Flea Market is gradually becoming an interesting attractive meeting place in Hoi An, allowing visitors to not only trade unique products but also experience the local culture in a close and friendly community.