Bac Ha tourism culture week slated for June

17/05/2018 20:26

A tourism culture week is scheduled to take place in Bac Ha district in the northwestern province of Lao Cai from June 1-9, under the theme “Colours of the White Highland”.

Bac Lieu province works to lure more tourists

15/05/2018 12:00

Boasting various tourist attractions like Quan Am Nam Hai festival, Xiem Can pagoda and bird sanctuary, among others, the Mekong Delta province of Bac Lieu will splash out VND1.35 trillion (US$59.4 million) on various solutions to local tourism development until 2020 with a vision until 2030.

Vietnam’s pirate island develops community tourism

14/05/2018 11:06

Tien Hai is the only island commune in Ha Tien district, southern province of Kien Giang. The commune also has another name: Hai Tac (Pirates) Archipelago. It boasts 16 islands and total area of 283 hectares.

Phu Tho develops traditional craft villages

13/05/2018 13:27

73 traditional craft villages in Phu Tho have been recognized and restored by the provincial People’s Committee. The villages have helped to restructure the workforce and increase locals’ income.

K-pop contest comes to Vietnam

13/05/2018 00:25

Four young people and 15 bands will compete at the K-pop World Festival’s country round at the Vietnam Youth Academy (VYA) on May 13.

Exhibition highlights 60th anniversary of Uncle Ho’s stilt house

12/05/2018 21:31

An exhibition on the 60th anniversary of the Stilt House, where the President lived during the last years of his life, opened at the Ho Chi Minh Relic Site in Hanoi on May 11. The event is also to celebrate the President’s 128th birthday (May 19, 1890 – May 19, 2018).


Efforts needed to preserve folk art of Then singing

12/05/2018 11:12

“Then” singing is an indispensable practice in the cultural and religious life of Tay and Nung ethnic minority communities in the northern province of Thai Nguyen, especially Dinh Hoa region.

Lang Son establishes clubs to preserve Then singing

11/05/2018 20:12

Lang Son province has encouraged the establishment of local Then singing clubs to promote the development of this genre of traditional singing – a typical culture of Tay, Nung and Thai ethnic people in the northern mountainous region.

French and Vietnamese artists to compete at PAS 2018

11/05/2018 14:54

Twenty-three art troupes from Vietnam and France will gather at the Vietnam National Drama Theatre to join the Performing Arts Spring Festival (PAS 2018) set to take place in Hanoi on May 18-20.

Hoi An to set up water puppetry stage on Hoai River

11/05/2018 09:20

PSNews - The Hoi An Municipal People's Committee decided to promote the water puppetry art as a special tourist product to serve the needs of domestic and foreign visitors when visiting the ancient town.

Painting exhibition in South Africa draws large crowds

10/05/2018 10:09

The Embassy of Vietnam in South Africa kicked off a painting exhibition in Pretoria on May 8, drawing a large number of visitors from foreign embassies, international organisations and art lovers in the country.