Vietnamese tourism moves to new stage of development in 2021

19/02/2021 15:15

Vietnam’s tourism sector will enter a new stage of development this year, with new measures sought to not only recover tourism activities but also ensure disease prevention and people’s safety, Vu The Binh, permanent vice chairman of the Vietnam Tourism Association, has told the media.

Pedestrian street in Hoi An reopens

18/02/2021 13:10

The ancient town of Hoi An in the central province of Quang Nam saw the reopening of its pedestrian street on February 15, in addition to allowing non-motorised vehicles to operate, although tickets for sightseeing activities in the town’s old quarter have not yet gone on sale yet.

Quan Ho folk singing preserved and fostered in Bac Giang

15/02/2021 15:13

PSNews - "Quan Ho", the love duet folk singing recognised as an Intangible Cultural Heritage by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) in 2009, has been accredited with the Northern province of Bac Ninh for ages. Yet, Bac Giang, Bac Ninh’s neighboring province has developed its own traditional typical tune of Quan Ho that many have never listened to.

Special lunar New Year of Ro Ngao people

11/02/2021 07:06

PSNews - According to a legend of the Ro Ngao people, Water God provides the main source of water for agricultural crops, brings health and peace to the villagers.

Top three safe travel destinations during Tet holiday

05/02/2021 16:00

Due to the complicated developments of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), short breaks can be considered a suitable choice of activity for the upcoming holiday, so here are some suggestions for local people who wish to travel during Tet:

Ha Long Bay-Cat Ba Archipelago seek UNESCO’s recognition as world heritage

01/02/2021 16:21

PSNews - Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam has assigned the Vietnam National Commission for UNESCO to work with the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism to take necessary steps in submitting dossiers seeking UNESCO’s recognition of “Ha Long Bay-Cat Ba Archipelago” as a World Heritage site.

HCM City holds various cultural activities ahead of Tet

27/01/2021 16:05

A broad array of cultural activities are currently underway in Ho Chi Minh City to celebrate the Lunar New Year festival, known locally as Tet, with the events attracting plenty of local residents and tourists.

Google Arts & Culture promotes "Wonders of Vietnam"

22/01/2021 14:38

PSNews - Google Arts & Culture on January 21 announced a project named "Wonders of Vietnam" on online platform, aiming to honour the country’s natural landscapes, tangible and intangible heritages recognised by the UNESCO.

"Vietnamese traditional folk paintings" exhibition opens

22/01/2021 14:26

PSNews - The Hai Phong Museum in collaboration with the Vietnam Fine Arts Museum on January 20 kicked off an exhibition themed" Vietnamese traditional folk paintings", aiming to preserve and promote the traditional cultural values ​​of the nation.