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  • Street flower market welcomes spring

    Street flower market welcomes spring

    Public: 1/5/2016 3:34:10 PM

    As the lunar New Year festival (Tet) is approaching in just over a month, flowers and ornamental plants have been on sale across streets in Vinh city, the central province of Nghe An, bringing spring to the city.

  • Daily life of kids in Mekong Delta

    Daily life of kids in Mekong Delta

    Public: 11/19/2015 2:11:03 PM

    As the most important area for agricultural production in Vietnam, which accounts for 50% of rice, 70% of fruit, and 52% of fishery output and contributes 90% of rice and 60% of the seafood export turnover of the country, the local people in the Mekong delta region are still poorer than the national average.

  • Ha Giang province hosts “Karst plateau – buckwheat flowers” photo exhibition

    Ha Giang province hosts “Karst plateau – buckwheat flowers” photo exhibition

    Public: 11/14/2015 11:50:43 AM

    Dong Van Old Quarter in Ha Giang province is hosting the “Karst plateau – buckwheat flowers” photo exhibition.

  • German light designers to perform in Hanoi

    German light designers to perform in Hanoi

    Public: 11/10/2015 2:25:40 PM

    The Core, a German trio of media experts and light designers will visit Hanoi and use video mapping to put the front of the Vietnam National Fine Arts Museum in the limelight on November 13th - 14th.

  • Vietnam’s handicraft products showcased in Laos

    Vietnam’s handicraft products showcased in Laos

    Public: 11/1/2015 5:32:32 PM

    Vietnamese enterprises are taking part in a handicraft products fair which is underway in Vientiane, Laos from October 30th to November 3rd.

  • Rice season on Pu Luong Peak

    Rice season on Pu Luong Peak

    Public: 10/27/2015 2:13:52 PM

    In the October rice season, Pu Luong Peak in the central province of Thanh Hoa looks as though it is wearing a yellow carpet, attracting a lot of tourists and photographers.

  • Cambodia Culture Week 2015 to open in HCM city and Soc Trang

    Cambodia Culture Week 2015 to open in HCM city and Soc Trang

    Public: 10/22/2015 10:31:06 PM

    The Cambodia Culture Week 2015 will take place in Ho Chi Minh city and Soc Trang province from November 8th - 14th.

  • Bac Son rice fields show off splendid beauty

    Bac Son rice fields show off splendid beauty

    Public: 10/13/2015 9:50:45 AM

    Bac Son, a small town in Bac Son district in the northern mountainous province of Lang Son, is situated some 160 kilometres from Hanoi. Rice fields in Bac Son town have become increasingly famous and an attractive destination for tourists and photographers.

  • Normal life in the highlands

    Normal life in the highlands

    Public: 10/6/2015 11:57:37 AM

    In the highland region of the northern mountainous province of Yen Bai, the adults are harvesting rice while children are playing beside their working mothers.

  • Mu Cang Chai terraced fields’ beauty in autumn

    Mu Cang Chai terraced fields’ beauty in autumn

    Public: 9/21/2015 3:52:07 PM

    When the autumn comes, the beauty of spacious yellow rice fields on the high terraced fields on Mu Cang Chai district brings passion to people’s hearts.

  • Hanoi ready for National Day

    Hanoi ready for National Day

    Public: 8/31/2015 5:58:37 PM

    Hanoi’s streets are a blaze of red flags and flowers in celebration of the 70​th anniversary of the August Revolution and National Day (September 2​nd​) with preparations for the celebration near completion.

  • Revolutionary press on display in Hanoi

    Revolutionary press on display in Hanoi

    Public: 8/29/2015 11:34:10 AM

    Many French and Vietnamese language press dispatches in the period of resistance against the French will be displayed at an exhibition in Hanoi.

  • Huffington Post names Cua Van among top beautiful small towns

    Huffington Post names Cua Van among top beautiful small towns

    Public: 8/19/2015 3:04:45 PM

    The US’s Huffington Post magazine has named Vietnam’s Cua Van Fishing Village among the world’s top 11 beautiful small towns for recreation.

  • Eminent Vietnamese poet a national asset

    Eminent Vietnamese poet a national asset

    Public: 8/11/2015 11:26:17 AM

    An international conference gathering over 100 Vietnamese and foreign scholars held last week reiterated the eventful life and noted literary career of salient poet Nguyen Du.

  • Fashion show highlights Vietnam and New Zealand cultural ties

    Fashion show highlights Vietnam and New Zealand cultural ties

    Public: 8/7/2015 2:10:29 PM

    Forty alluring fashion designs featuring Vietnam and New Zealand’s shared identity were showcased in Ho Chi Minh City on August 6 as part of the first fashion collaboration project between the two countries.

  • Ancient stones unearthed in northern province

    Ancient stones unearthed in northern province

    Public: 8/3/2015 10:11:50 PM

    Some 20 ancient carved sandstone slabs were recently uncovered at a famous scenic spot in the northern province of Yen Bai.

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