An exhibition on Vietnam’s cultural heritage will take place at the Vietnam Exhibition Centre for Culture and Arts in Hanoi between November 23 and 25.
According to the Vietnamese Embassy in Indonesia, 228 Vietnamese fishermen, the largest number so far, are repatriated in Indonesia’s Natuna Sea area on September 14th.
In 1994, Hiroshi Fukada, Japanese Ambassador to Vietnam, was still a young man; he had wandered around Hanoi’s Old Quarter with a camera in hand, taking over a hundred photos of Hanoians living everyday life.
About 1,500 parents and children attended the Mid-Autumn Festival 2016 of Vietnamese people in Hungary, held on the evening of September 10th in the capital Budapest.
An international fair for Vietnamese enterprises will be held for the first time at the International Trade Promotion Center (Rainbow Center) in Ukraine’s Kiev City on September 16th – 22th.
A writing contest about Vietnam was launched during a press conference at the Hanoi-Moscow Trade Centre, Moscow, Russia on September 11th.
Vietnam is deeply concerned over the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK)’s nuclear test on September 9th, Foreign Ministry spokesperson Le Hai Binh said on September 10th in reply to reporters’ questions.
On September 8th, winners of the ninth Bui Xuan Phai – For the Love of Hanoi Awards were announced at a ceremony held in Hanoi.
A French photographer has captured photos of the ethnic minority groups of Vietnam for his photo project “The Precious Heritage Collection”.
As per the People’s Committee in Ho Chi Minh City’s document issued on September 1st, officials and public servants are not allowed to play Pokemon Go during working hours.
UNDP will continue its support to Vietnam’s development priorities and create new values as suppliers and donors of capital as well as a partner to create added values locally.
A Tet Doc Lap or Independent Holliday celebration will be held from September 1st – 30th at the Culture and Tourism Village of Vietnamese ethnic groups in Hanoi to mark the 71th anniversary of National Day (September 2nd), according to the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism.
On August 26th, the Hanoi-based Ho Chi Minh Museum has held a ceremony to receive 1,153 historical objects and documents relating to President Ho Chi Minh collected from September 2015 to September 2016.
Da Nang’s authorities have chosen red-shanked douc langurs as the city’s symbol in the run-up to hosting the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) forum in 2017.
The Government’s Committee for Religious Affairs hosted a reception in Hanoi on August 19th for Muslim dignitaries from Ho Chi Minh City and the southern provinces of Tay Ninh and Ninh Thuan.
Over 50,000 local and overseas parishioners have flocked to the opening of 2016 La Vang Pilgrimage Festival which is underway at La Vang Church, Hai Lang district, central Quang Tri province on August 14th.
Vietnamese cultural television channel NetViet – VTC10 has officially launched terrestrial digital broadcast in the US state of California, since August 1st under the system of the television station Kaza TV – one of ten units with a maximum coverage of over six million subscribers.