French TV portrays Vietnam’s beauty

Through a program “Faut pas rever”, Tania Young takes French TV viewers on a journey along the S-shaped country from Hanoi through Hue to Ho Chi Minh City. The program provides ... Continue Reading →

Conference promotes Viet Nam’s tourism in Japan

Viet Nam’s national flag carrier, Vietnam Airlines, in coordination with the Vietnamese Embassy in Japan, organised a tourism promotion conference in Tokyo on May 21, during which ... Continue Reading →

The Southern Fruit Festival 2014

After 9 years of organizing, the Southern Fruit Festival has become the most awaited cultural event of Ho Chi Minh City every summer. The festival aims to honor achievements in agricultural ... Continue Reading →

International conference looks to preserve Vi and Giam folk singing

An international conference was held in Vinh city, Nghe An province, seeking ways to safeguard and promote Vi and Giam singing, two types of traditional folk music practised in Nghe ... Continue Reading →

Truong Ba Temple listed as national historical site

The Tra Bong district People’s Committee in Quang Ngai province held a ceremony on May 14 to kick off the Truong Ba Temple Festival and to receive a certificate honouring the temple ... Continue Reading →

The private museum in Hanoi’s ancient pottery village

Located at the end of Bat Trang pottery village in Gia Lam District, Hanoi, the Van Van House, with a roof covered with creepers, has more than 400 pottery items from the 15th to the ... Continue Reading →

Kate festival mirrors Cham people’s rich culture

Kate festival, the largest of the Cham ethnic people in the central province of Ninh Thuan in the year, aims to honour male deities and ancestors who extended great help to people. Kate ... Continue Reading →

Preserving and promoting folk values in modern society

A seminar on preserving and promoting folk values in modern society will be held on May 14-15 as an activity of the compilation of a dossier on Vi-Giam folk singing for UNESCO recognition ... Continue Reading →

An Giang attracts thousands of holiday visitors

More than 63,000 tourists visited spiritual and eco- tourism sites in the Mekong Delta province of An Giang during the holidays marking National Reunification Day (April 30) and May ... Continue Reading →

Holidaymakers throng to Sa Pa for vacation

More than 30,000 visitors from home and abroad vacationed at the popular mountainous resort town of Sa Pa in the northern province of Lao Cai during the five-day holiday. The figure ... Continue Reading →