Jan. 17 (Xinhua), Chinese New Year decorations hung up in Jonker Walk, Malaysian southern Malacca city's most famous street, will stay in place as a permanent attraction after the festive period, local media reported on Thursday.
Writer Nguyen Khai passed away on January 15 at Hospital 115 in HCM City at the age of 78. His coffin is now at the HCM City lich-house.
One of the main tasks of the Vietnam Museum of Ethnology in 2008 is to prepare for the exhibition on Southeast Asian cultures, including collecting objects and documents in Myanmar, Brunei and Singapore, and preparing the texts for displays and the lighting system.
Vietnamese antique collectors will organize a festival in Hanoi from January 19-20 to display over 1,000 relics and auction the 10 most valuable artifacts.