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Logo of Vietnam’s int’l film, TV exhibition accused of being a facsimile
Published: 08/21/2014 18:35
The logo of an international film and TV technology exhibition under Vietnam’s national broadcaster is now alleged to be the crude imitation of another designed by Brandberry Branding
Int’l marathon to be held in central Vietnam late this month
Published: 08/21/2014 15:15
Da Nang City in central Vietnam will hold the country’s first internationally certified professional marathon on August 31
Vietnam's poetry collection to be published in US in October
Published: 08/21/2014 10:32
The “Bi mat cua hoa sen” (The Secret of Hoa Sen), a collection of 52 poems written by Vietnamese poet Nguyen Phan Que Mai, will be released in the U.S. by BOA Editions in October
Jackie Chan apologises after son's cannabis bust
Published: 08/20/2014 21:00
Jaycee Chan, who like his father is a singer and actor, was detained last week after police found more than 100 grams of cannabis at his home in Beijing, according to Chinese state-run media.
Psy's agency gets $60 mn boost from French giant LVMH
Published: 08/20/2014 19:00
Under the deal with YG Entertainment, L Capital Asia, the investment fund arm of the LVMH Group -- known for its luxury brand Louis Vuitton -- will buy YG's new preferred shares worth 61 billion won ($59.6 million), YG said in a regulatory filing
Exhibit in Vietnam hub showcases Cham people’s handicrafts
Published: 08/20/2014 17:52
An exhibit running in Ho Chi Minh City until August 30 features nearly 200 products of ethnic minority Cham people’s handicraft villages.
Statue fronting Vietnam's Ben Thanh market to be temporarily relocated
Published: 08/20/2014 17:01
The statue in front of Ho Chi Minh City’s iconic Ben Thanh Market will be temporarily relocated to facilitate the construction of an urban railway project.
Vietnam’s Central Highlands ethnic music fading in urban showbiz
Published: 08/20/2014 14:28
Few young ethnic minority artists from Vietnam’s Central Highlands are now willing to perform and compose works in their hometown’s hallmark traditional music.
Drama nights held to commemorate famed Vietnamese playwright
Published: 08/20/2014 11:07
“Nho anh” (Missing you), an event featuring the plays of Luu Quang Vu, the brilliant Vietnamese poet/playwright, commemorates his 26th death anniversary and is set to kick off on August 20 in Hanoi
Vietnamese street artist adds colors to life
Published: 08/20/2014 09:37
A young street artist has enriched his life and others’ with his vividly colored graffiti and intriguing street artwork.
Toronto film festival unveils star-studded guest list
Published: 08/20/2014 08:57
The 39th Toronto International Film Festival will feature a host of Hollywood favorites when it opens next month, with actors including Robert Downey Jr. and Al Pacino expected to attend