English version of “A War Account” debuts

English version of “A War Account” debuts

(VOVworld) – The English version of historical-document novel “A War Account 1-2-3-4.75” by journalist-writer Tran Mai Hanh was officially introduced to readers at an event...
Sherlock Holmes’s 130th birthday celebrated

Sherlock Holmes’s 130th birthday celebrated

(VOVworld) – Sherlock Holmes, a fictional private detective created by British writer Arthur Conan Doyle, marks his 130th birthday in 2017. The BBC plans to air the long-awaited 4th episode of...
Visiting Hon Dat, Kien Giang province

Visiting Hon Dat, Kien Giang province

(VOVworld)- Hon Dat is one of the most famous historical sites in Kien Giang province, popularized by Anh Duc’s novel “Hon Dat”. Hon Dat is a vivid reflection of the...
Vietnamese literature after 30 years of reform

Vietnamese literature after 30 years of reform

(VOVworld)- Over the past 3 decades, Vietnamese literature has seen some remarkable contributions by the post-war generation of writers. Those who grew up after 1975 have led more comfortable lives and...
Crowdfunding to promote Vietnamese culture

Crowdfunding to promote Vietnamese culture

(VOVworld)- Crowdfunded projects promoting Vietnamese arts and culture have become more popular. The projects have enabled Vietnamese artists to realize their passion and find outlets for their work
Vietnamese writer receives ASEAN literature award

Vietnamese writer receives ASEAN literature award

(VOVworld) – Vietnamese writer Tran Mai Hanh was awarded the 2015 South East Asian Writers Awards (SEA Writer Awards) for his novel “Bien Ban Chien Tranh 1-2-3-4.75” (War Minutes January-April...
Untold stories of wars

Untold stories of wars

(VOVworld) – The Vietnam Union Literature and Arts Associations presented awards to winning works of a contest on the revolutionary and resistance wars from 1930 to 1975. 80 prize-winning works of literature, cinematography, music...
Wednesday November 19, 2014

Wednesday November 19, 2014

(VOVworld) - It’s getting colder in Hanoi as we are at the beginning of winter. The average temperature these days is 25DC during the day and 20DC at night. As the season changes, warm...