Hanoi Opera House opens for tourists

Hanoi Opera House opens for tourists

(VOVWORLD) - In June the Hanoi Opera House will begin welcoming tourists to enjoy performances and learn about the building’s history and architecture
Spec Go Green International Awards 2017 launched

Spec Go Green International Awards 2017 launched

(VOVWORLD) - A contest called Spec Go Green International Awards 2017 for architecture students and young professionals in Asia was launched in Hanoi on Wednesday by the Vietnam Architects’ Association. 
Deputy FM suggests priorities at ASEAN-US meeting

Deputy FM suggests priorities at ASEAN-US meeting

(VOVWORLD) -Deputy Foreign Minister Nguyen Quoc Dung proposed several priorities in ASEAN-US cooperation in his speech to the ASEAN-US Special Foreign Ministers’ Meeting held in Washington D.C. on Thursday...
National Architecture Awards 2016-2017

National Architecture Awards 2016-2017

(VOVworld) – The Vietnam Architects Association held a forum on architecture for the community and architects’ social responsibilities in Da Nang city on Saturday. The event drew over 500 Vietnamese and...
Wednesday April 12, 2017

Wednesday April 12, 2017

(VOVworld) - I’m reading an interesting letter from Radhakrishna Pillai of India. He told us about his participation at the National Council Meeting of Indian Society for Cultural Co-operation and Friendship ...
Vietnam, Italy cooperate in fashion design industry

Vietnam, Italy cooperate in fashion design industry

(VOVworld)- The Italian Foreign Ministry opened an iconographic exhibition on design, industry and architecture, titled “50+! The Great Industry Game” at Casa Italia, 18 Le Phung Hieu street, Hanoi on Thursday...
Communal house linked to the village origin

Communal house linked to the village origin

(VOVworld) – A Vietnamese village’s communal house is of symbolical significance and filled with historical stories illustrating villagers’ aspirations through carving features
Typical characteristics of villages in northern Vietnam

Typical characteristics of villages in northern Vietnam

(VOVworld)-Villages in the northern region of Vietnam are populated by people of the same bloodline sharing the same means of livelihood. The close link between villagers is evident in land ownership, village architecture,...
UNESCO condemns ISIS destruction in Syria's Palmyra

UNESCO condemns ISIS destruction in Syria's Palmyra

(VOVworld) - Syrian state television reported Friday that militants of the Islamic State terrorist group destroyed the facade of the Roman Theater, and the Tetrapylon architecture complex in Palmyra, which is considered a “new...
Dong Xuan market embraces Hanoi’s culture

Dong Xuan market embraces Hanoi’s culture

(VOVworld)- Dong Xuan market in Hanoi’s Old Quarter was the first market in Hanoi. Its history is closely associated with the trade development of Hanoi. It is not just a...
The structure of a traditional Viet village

The structure of a traditional Viet village

(VOVworld)-An outgrowth of wet rice civilization, Viet villages are characteristically agricultural villages.  The structure of a Viet village is adapted to rice farming and constitutes Vietnam’s typical rural space....