Cao Bang Grass Jelly: A summertime treat

05/08/2018 21:02

Sweet soup, soya bean curd or mixed jelly are popular snacks for Vietnamese people, especially in the hot days of summer. They all have things in common – they’re delicious, fresh and many of them contain one tasty ingredient: black grass jelly.

Banh giay Quan Ganh, a specialty of Hanoi

04/08/2018 20:40

Banh giay Quan Ganh, a white, flat, round glutinous rice cake with or without green beans inside, is enjoyed by lots of people, both Vietnamese and foreigners. The cake is a specialty of Hanoi.

Art exhibition promotes understanding among Mekong nations

04/08/2018 20:38

Fifty oil paintings depicting cultural features and social activities of people living along the Mekong River in Vietnam, Laos, and Thailand are on display at an exhibition which opened in the Lao capital city of Vientiane on August 3.

Vietnamese Cultural Day held in Singapore

01/08/2018 15:30

A Vietnamese Cultural Day was held in Singapore on July 31 night in celebration of the 45th anniversary of the Vietnam-Singapore diplomatic ties (August 1) and five years of the Strategic Partnership between the two countries (September 1).

Vietnam, Indonesia discuss tourism cooperation

31/07/2018 17:21

Vietnamese Assistant Minister of Foreign Affairs Pham Sanh Chau attended a workshop with representatives of Indonesian tourism authorities to discuss ways to promote tourism and share experiences of developing tourism at UNESCO World Heritage sites in Bali on July 30.

Northwestern food served during culture festival in Sapa

30/07/2018 20:39

Cultural activities and hundreds of traditional dishes of local ethnic minorites are available at the Northwestern Food and Culture Festival is taking place from July 22 to August 12 at the Sun World Fansipan Legend tourist site in Sapa.

Chasing the sunset on Phu Quoc Island

28/07/2018 23:10

Diving into the jade waters of Phu Quoc would satisfy every visitor coming to Vietnam’s largest island. But there is one thing worth trying once in a lifetime - enjoying the exquisite beauty of the southernmost island at sunset.

Huge street festival to take place in Hanoi this weekend

25/07/2018 21:30

At least 5,000 performers, including many professional artists and artisans from various craft villages, will parade and showcase their acts at the biggest festival ever to be held in the pedestrian zone around Hoan Kiem (Sword) Lake in downtown Hanoi this weekend.

Hanoi to host 2021 Sea Games and Para Games

25/07/2018 15:22

PSNews - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has agreed to let Hanoi organise the 31st Southeast Asian Games (SEA Games 31) and the 11th ASEAN Para Games (Para Games 11) in Vietnam in 2021.