A special art programme was held in Hanoi on August 5 night to mark Peru’s 198th Independence Day and the 25th anniversary of diplomatic ties between Vietnam and Peru.
The The Thao & Van Hoa (Sports and Culture) daily of the Vietnam News Agency on August 5 announced ten nominations for the 12th “Bui Xuan Phai: For Love of Hanoi” Awards.
The Vietnamese community in Slovakia introduced the unique culture, tourism potential and gastronomy of Vietnam at the recent Asian Weekend 2019 in the host country.
The 14th version of a cultural, sports, and tourism festival held by ethnic groups in the northwestern region is scheduled to take place in the northern mountainous province of Son La from August 18-20.
Luong Thuy Linh, a 19-year-old student from the northern province of Cao Bang surpassed 38 other contestants to take the crown in the final round of the Miss World Vietnam 2019 beauty contest in the central city of Da Nang on August 3.
A photo contest running with the theme “Tu hao Hanoi”, or Hanoi Pride, which has been organised by the capital city’s Department of Culture and Sports has received a total of 2,659 photographs submitted by 430 photographers from eight countries worldwide, nine months since the launch of the contest.
A German beer festival took place in the central city of Danang on August 2 with over 2,000 people in attendance at the event.
The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism will develop tourism into a spearhead by 2030, creating impetus to boost the growth of other industries, and making significant contributions to shaping a modern economy.
PSNews – The 5th Vietnam – International Silk and Brocade Festival, to take place in Hoi An, aims at honoring the Vietnamese culture of traditional silk weaving and promoting the Vietnamese silk to the world.
PSNews - The painting “Beautiful of Flower (Sac hoa)” by 20th-century Vietnamese painter Le Pho has been sold at 600 million VND (27,000 USD) at a recent auction in Hanoi.
A 145,000-ha botanical garden will be built on the Huong River, in Huong Vinh commune, Huong Tra town, the central province of Thua Thien-Hue.
The average spending by tourists from China, the largest source of visitors to Vietnam, is much lower than that of other nationalities, according to a report by the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism.
The number of visitors to the island district of Ly Son in the central province of Quang Ngai has surged sharply since the beginning of the year in comparison with last year’s figures to more than 140,000, with the projected figure expected to reach 300,000 visitors by the end of the year.
PSNews - The first ASEAN-Japan Music Festival featured top music stars from Japan and member countries of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN).
PSNews – The Da Nang Municipal Department of Tourism in collaboration with Bangkok Airways from July 25-27 held a workshop in Mumbai, with the participation of over 100 travel agencies from Vietnam and India.
Natgeo has listed Hanoi’s Tran Quoc Pagoda and HCMC’s Buu Long Pagoda among the world’s most beautiful Buddhist monuments.
Eighty paragliders from Vietnam and Laos joined the Da Nang Open Paragliding Championship 2019 themed “Fly over Tien Sa” in the central city of Da Nang on July 27.
The top 39 candidates for Miss World Vietnam will face off at the event's final round at Da Nang’s Cocobay entertainment centre on August 3.
Within the framework of the Miss World Vietnam 2019, the contestants had interesting experiences in Da Nang while they were joining a photoshoot section in the tradition Ao Dai costume.
Ha Long Bay in the northeastern province of Quang Ninh has been listed among the world’s most beautiful sunrise spots in 2019 by the Microsoft Network (MSN).