The Mekong Delta province of Kien Giang welcomed nearly 1 million visitors in July, a surge of 75.3% compared to the previous month.
Miss Universe 2020 organisers have announced their plan to delay this year’s competition due to complicated developments of the COVID-19 pandemic, allowing Vietnamese representative Khanh Van additional time to prepare for the contest.
At about 300 kilometers from Ho Chi Minh City, Ta Nang – Phan Dung in Vietnam’s central region is regarded as one of the most beautiful trekking routes in Vietnam.
PSNews – Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Pham Binh Minh in July chaired a ceremony to release a new book on 25 years of Vietnam’s membership in ASEAN and views from insiders.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on July 30 requested the central provinces of Nghe An and Ha Tinh to balance their annual budgets and mobilise funding from other sources to implement projects on protection and promotion of Vi Giam folk singing between 2021 – 2025.
A day in honor of Ao Dai, Vietnam’s traditional long dress, will be a highlight of the Hue Festival, scheduled to open in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue in September.
A photo exhibition themed ‘travelling Vietnam through photos’ opened in Moscow on July 21, introducing the charm of the Southeast Asian nation with a focus on culture and coastal life to Russian audience.
PSNews - Project "Light Gate" named as the best design for the Kilometer Zero milestone, one of the most important parts in the project of the construction, renovation and embellishment of the area around Hoan Kiem Lake.
Archaeologists have discovered many objects connected with the life of prehistoric humans while surveying several caves in the heart of Ba Be National Park in northern Vietnam.
Although chicken rice in the central province of Phu Yen is not as popular as its versions in Hoi An City and Quang Nam Province, the dish is worth a try because its flavor may be unforgettable for diners.
The Unseen River directed by Pham Ngoc Lan will be internationally premiered at the Pardi di domani shorts competition of the Locarno Film Festival which will be held from August 5-15.
Situated three km south-east of Quy Nhon city in Binh Dinh province, Ghenh Rang has been listed among the top five best beaches in southern Vietnam by prestigious publisher National Geographic.
PSNews - Hoi An claimed the third position among top world's best cities in 2020 of Travel & Leisure with a score of 90.52 out of the total 100, which was attributable to friendly local people, culture, heritage and food.
The Fantastic Da Nang Festival 2020, an event upgraded from the annual festival themed “Da Nang – Diem Hen Mua He” (Da Nang – Summer Rendezvous), will take place from July 30 to August 5.
A total of nine movies will be screened for free in various venues nationwide, with Hanoi, Da Nang, and Ho Chi Minh City all hosting events from July 18 to July 26 to mark ASEAN Film Week 2020.
The Vietnam National Institute for Culture and Arts Studies (VICAS) and the British Council will work together on a project to strengthen intellectual property enforcement in Vietnam.
The Hoi An Centre for Culture, Sports, Broadcasting and Television based in the central province of Quang Nam has resumed all cultural and art activities under the ‘Hoi An By Night’ scheme aimed at popularizing the ancient town’s image through nightlife activities in the post COVID-19 period.
PSNews - The Lien Chieu District People's Committee on July 4 held a ceremony to received a certificate recognizing Nam O fish sauce making as a national intangible cultural heritage.
The complex honoring Nguyen Sinh Sac – the father of President Ho Chi Minh – in the Mekong Delta province of Dong Thap was recognized as a national relic site in 1992. The site is in Pham Huu Lau street, Cao Lanh city.
The Vietnamese Defence Ministry plans to send seven teams to compete in six categories at the International Army Games 2020 scheduled for mid-August in Russia.