TAGs: Culture

Craft villages shine in Hoi An’s Tet programme

13/01/2019 21:20

Craft villages are at the centre of a series of lunar New Year (Tet) activities, which are taking place at the Hoi An Impression Theme Park in Hoi An city, a World Heritage site in the central province of Quang Nam, from January 11 to February 11.

Festival promotes culture and tourism of Dien Bien

28/12/2018 10:10

Dien Bien provincial department of Culture, Sports and Tourism plan to organize a festival in Dan Phuong, a suburban district of Hanoi to promote cultural and tourism activities and introduce major festivals of the northern province of Dien Bien.

Vietnam – France festival celebrate diplomatic ties

06/12/2018 21:33

The Vietnam-France Festival opened at the Institute of Cultural Exchange with France (IDECAF) in Ho Chi Minh City on December 5, as part of the city’s activities to celebrate 45 years of diplomatic relations between the two countries.   

Ngo boat race 2018 kicked off in Soc Trang

22/11/2018 14:39

PSNews – As  part of the traditional Ooc Om Bok Festival of the Khmer people, the Ngo boat race (similar to the sport of dragon boating) took place on Maspero river in Soc Trang Province, on November 21.

Experiencing local life in Lang Son

18/11/2018 20:31

When visiting the northern province of Lang Son, Bac Son district’s Quynh Son commune is often the first stop for tourists who wish to experience local life through homestays.

Nghe An province marks Truong Bon victory

02/11/2018 11:03

A revolutionary victory in the fight against the Americans was commemorated at a ceremony at the Truong Bon historical site in the central province of Nghe An on November 1.

Tay ethnic culture preserved in Xuan Giang commune

21/10/2018 20:20

More than 90% of the population of Xuan Giang commune in Ha Giang province is Tay ethnic minority people. Local authorities have established Folk Artisans’ Associations to preserve and develop their traditional cultural identities, especially as it relates to folk melodies and musical instruments.

Vietnamese culture popularised in Mexican university

06/10/2018 23:01

The National School of Languages, Linguistics and Translation under the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM) and the Vietnamese Embassy in Mexico held a Day of Vietnamese Language and Cuisine and screened films to introduce Vietnamese culture to lecturers and students on October 5. 

Cultural, tourism festival kicks off in Ha Giang

28/09/2018 21:10

A cultural and tourism festival promoting the beauty of Hoang Su Phi’s terraced fields and ethnic culture is due to kick off in the northern mountainous province of Ha Giang on September 28. 

International cooperation crucial for startup development

19/09/2018 10:15

The startup culture in Vietnam has taken off in recent years, with foreign venture capital now five times higher than that by domestic players. Thus, it is important to note that international cooperation is crucial to bolstering startup innovation in the country.