Coastal villages in an eager bustle holding Cau Ngu festival

28/03/2019 20:35

PSNews – Over the last few days, many coastal villages across Quang Binh Province have organized the Cau Ngu (Whale Worshipping) festival in the hope that all local people would have a peaceful and prosperous year and local fishermen would strike lucky when fishing at sea. 

HCMC to host first ever orchids festival

28/03/2019 20:14

PSNews - The first ever orchids festival themed "Tropical colours" will take place from April 27 to May 1, at Tao Dan park, Nguyen Thi Minh Khai street, No.1 district, Ho Chi Minh city.

Singapore Festival attracts thousands Hanoians

26/03/2019 16:30

PSNews - The Singapore Festival, hosted by the Singapore Tourism Board and the Singaporean Embassy in Vietnam, place on March 23 and 24. Hanoians had an impressive experience of the culture, people and beauty of the lion island nation. 

Cinderella – a ballet for all seasons

26/03/2019 16:11

Cinderella may be the most popular ballet produced by the HCMC Ballet. Perhaps The Nutcracker rivals it, but that work is closely associated with Christmas. Cinderella, by contract, is a ballet for all seasons.

Singapore Festival 2019 opens in Hanoi downtown

24/03/2019 16:45

The Singapore Tourism Board and the Singaporean Embassy in Vietnam on March 23 morning opened the Singapore Festival 2019, the first of its kind, at the pedestrian street around the Hoan Kiem Lake right in the heart of Hanoi.

Cham pottery and Xoe Thai dances seek UNESCO’s heritage recognition

22/03/2019 15:19

The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism has applied for UNESCO recognition of the Xoe dancing of Thai ethnic people and the pottery making of Cham ethnic people as an intangible heritage of humanity and intangible cultural heritage in need of urgent afeguarding.

Bac Giang to restore relics related to King-Monk

21/03/2019 21:49

Local authorities in the northern province of Bac Giang have started initial steps to restore ancient relics on the West Yen Tu mountain range, where King-Monk Tran Nhan Tong (1258-1308) studied and practiced Buddhism.

Workshop "Cities of the Future and Heritage Preservation" opens

20/03/2019 14:09

PSNews - The Embassy of Italy in Hanoi in collaboration with the Hanoi Municipal People's Committee and SCE Project Asia, IUAV of Venice held a workshop named "Cities of the future and heritage preservation" on March 20, at Thang Long Imperial Citadel. 

Earth Hour Campaign 2019 commences in HCMC

19/03/2019 16:13

PSNews - A ceremony in response to the Earth Hour Campaign was launched in Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) on March 17 with the participation of more than 1,000 volunteer youths and two ambassadors of the event - singer Le Thien Hieu and singer Lynk Lee.

Angoulême Int'l Short Film Festival opens in HCMC

18/03/2019 15:22

Angoulême International Short Film Festival featuring movies from France and other movie industries of countries will take place at the Ho Chi Minh City College of Stage Performance and Cinematics on March 18.

Vietnam attends Ikebana exhibition in Japan for first time

17/03/2019 11:46

The five-day exhibition features hundreds of flower works, including those arranged by members of the Ikenobo family, especially the 45th headmaster Ikenobo Senei. It is expected to attract tens of thousands of visitors.

Ban flower festival 2019 kicks off in Son La

16/03/2019 21:32

The Ban Flower Festival 2019 – the popular spring flower festival of the north and northwestern regions, kicked off in the northwestern mountainous province of Son La on March 15.