David Beckham wants to play for a European club this winter in a bid to win back his England place, English news agency English PA said. Beckham has spent the last two winters on loan from Los Angeles Galaxy at AC Milan but accepts that move will not happen again - and he has ruled out all Premier League clubs apart from Manchester United. The 35-year-old, who last night received the BBC sports personality's lifetime achievement award, said: "I won't be going back to AC Milan this time because is not possible to go onto the roster for such a short length of time. "But I will be going back somewhere as I want to keep myself fit and keep myself in with a chance of getting called up for England again. To do that, I have to be somewhere so fingers crossed I can sort something out." Beckham, whose Major League Soccer season with the Galaxy does not begin again until March, has trained with Arsenal in the past to regain his fitness but he will resist offers to play for any other Premier … [Read more...] about Beckham eyes European club
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Exhibition “Purple – Love without Limitation” Exhibition: 10 – 14 May 2013 Gallery 29 Hang Bai Str, Hanoi To respond to the International Day of the Elimination of Prejudice and Discrimination against Lesbians, Gays, Bisexual and Transgender (IDAHO) (May 17th), we welcome you to the exhibition “PURPLE” with the expectation that people will show their love more and will respect the beauty of diversity – the beauty of rainbow. Exhibition “Flowers and Birds” Exhibition: 29 Apr – 25 May 2013 Noble Moment Cafe A51 Hoang Ngan, Trung Hoa, Cau Giay Dist, Hanoi Come to the first exhibition by Korean Artist Yoo Hae Jung. For more information about the artist see below: Artist’s biography 1997: M.F.A Graduate School, EWHA Womans University Seoul, Korea 1997-2007: Art teacher at Seoul Art Highschool 2009-2010: Art teacher at Hanoi Korean School. 3-3-2011: Exhibition in Hanoi, Korean Cultural Center. 1995: EWOO Exhibition, … [Read more...] about EVENTS SCHEDULED FOR MAY 1-15 (daily updated)
Artist Talk with Přemysl Vojta, Musician (Hornist) Wed 10 Dec 2014, 7 pm Goethe-Institut Hanoi 56-58 Nguyễn Thái Học Ba Đình, Hà Nội Přemysl Vojta is considered one of the great French horn players in the German music scene. He was born in the Czech Republic, but began his career in Germany and can now be heard in numerous concert halls in Europe. Currently he is principal horn in the Konzerthausorchester in Berlin. Among the works with which he became well known is the Horn Concerto No. 2 by Richard Strauss, with which he won the ARD Music Competition in 2010. He will perform the Vietnam premiere of this work together with the Vietnam National Symphony Orchestra, at the invitation of the Goethe Institute. On this occasion we would like to introduce Přemysl Vojta to the audience in Hanoi. He will talk about his music career, his relationship with Richard Strauss and his favourite modern composers. Excerpts from concerts with … [Read more...] about EVENTS SCHEDULED FOR DECEMBER 1-10 (daily updated)
Vietnam Map decorated from 200 Nhat Tan peach trees Da Nang authority said on the occasion of Tet holidays, local people and tourists will have opportunity to enjoy the flower road 2015 which invested over VND 5billion and set up on the west bank of the Han River. Besides, they will be contemplating Vietnam map which is decorated from 200 Nhat Tan Peach trees. This special Vietnam map is carried out and invested by DHC Investment Corporation; it is located on the east bank of the Han River, nearby Dragon Bridge. Danang to host 7th int’l firework competition The 7th Danang International Fireworks Competition (DIFC) 2015 will take place in the central city on April 28-29, the municipal People’s Committee announced on January 30. Themed “Danang – A symphony of Colours”, the event is expected to feature spectacular performances by five teams from the US, South Africa, Australia, Poland and the host Vietnam , who won numerous awards at other international … [Read more...] about Art & Entertainment News 2/2
Vietnam welcomed the 6 millionth foreign visitor of 2011, surpassing the set target of 5.5 million and demonstrating the robust growth of the tourism sector. Curvalle Bernard Francois, a French citizen aboard the MV SuperStar Aquarious cruise ship from Hainan, China became the 6 millionth foreign visitor to Vietnam this year. Awards for this lucky visitor included an insignia and other gifts, and a package tour for 2 persons to Da Nang and Hoi An donated by the Saigon Tourist Company. “We’re very glad. By accident, we are here because when we were in China, one of my former Chinese students told me that there was a cruise to Halong Bay and I took the opportunity to come here. It’s a chance to become the 6 millionth visitor to Vietnam. In addition to my 50th anniversary of my wedding, we are twice glad", said Mr. Francois. The 6th million foreign visitor milestone shows that Vietnam remains a safe and friendly destination for tourists. "We are continuing to create a … [Read more...] about Achievements of Vietnam tourism 2011.