A ceremony was held in Dong Hoi city, the north central province of Quang Binh, on April 24 to receive a certificate from UNESCO recognising Bai Choi singing, a folklore style of singing in central Vietnam, as an Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity.
PSNews - The Ponagar Festival 2019 opened in Nha Trang on April 25, in Nha Trang city, attracting thousands of pilgrím from surrounding provinces such as Gia Lai, Dak Lak, Ninh Thuan, Binh Thuan, Da Nang, etc.
PSNews - As the ambassadors of the 3rd Ninh Thuan Grape and Wine Festival 2019, the Miss Vietnam 2018 and two runners-up had interesting experiences in Ninh Thuan while they were shooting a film to promote the trademark of Ninh Thuan grape.
PSNews - The Vincom Center for Contemporary Arts in collaboration with the Truong Son Veterans' Society on April 26 kícked of the painting exhibition named "Memory of Truong Son", showcasing more than 200 paintings and sketches by eight painters, who are former soldiers.
PSNews -Dozens of documents, materials, maps, photos and objects affirming Vietnam’s sovereignty over Hoang Sa and Truong Sa archipelagoes are on display at an exhibition in Dong Giang district Culture Center, Quang Nam province.
The eighth Hue Traditional Craft Festival, scheduled to take place from April 26 to May 5, will see the participation of 70 foreign artisans, according to Chairman of the People’s Committee of Hue ancient capital city Nguyen Van Thanh.
Ha Long Bay in the northern province of Quang Ninh has been listed among the 25 most beautiful places around the world by the US’s Cable News Network (CNN).
The Miss World Vietnam beauty pageant officially kicked off on April 22.
The second Cho Lon kylin-lion and dragon dance festival will take place on April 27-28 at the Garden Mall in HCMC’s district 5, announced the People’s Committee of district 5.
Formula One legend David Coulthard drove the Aston Martin Red Bull car and hit the streets of Hanoi on the night of April 20, in build up to the F1 race in the capital city.
Various activities were held from April 19-21 at the Vietnam National Village for Ethnic Culture and Tourism in Hanoi to celebrate Vietnamese Ethnic Groups’ Culture Day (April 19).
The Embassy of Vietnam in India has organized an Ao Dai (long dress) show in India in an effort to popularize Vietnamese culture and the national costume of Vietnam.
The sixth Vietnam Book Day kicked off in Hanoi on April 18 with a book festival, attracting over 90 publishers and 100 stalls.
An international magic exchange programme is set to take place between April 26 and 28 at the Youth Cultural House in Ho Chi Minh City with the participation of a large number of famous Vietnamese and foreign magicians.
PSNews - "Canh sat hinh su" (Criminal Police), the criminal investigation series that has been marked in the hearts of many generations of audiences, will officially make a return with a new 30-episode series named "Me cung" (Maze).
PSNews - During five days of the 8th Southern Traditional Cake Festival in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho, over 600,000 visitors spent their time to enjoy good food and other unique art performances.
PSNews - UNESCO’s Executive Board Meeting on April 16 has approved Vietnam’s proposal for commemorating the 650th anniversary of the death of renowned teacher Chu Van An in 2020, along with 48 of 71 other applications submitted by 41 countries.
PSNews - A delegation of the Vietnam National Art Troupe led by Mr. Vo Van Phuong, Member of the Party Central Committee, Deputy Chairman of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) Central Committee’s Commission for Information and Education has completed a five-day visit to the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK).
PSNews - The photo contest creates a favourable condition for professional and amateur photographers to show their amazing photography skills by contributing beautiful photos of Vietnamese border from above.
PSNews - The Ironman 70.3 Asian-Pacific Championship, taking place from May 9 to 12 in Da Nang, is expected to attract more than 2,200 athletes from 50 countries with the total prize pool is up to 75,000 USD.