The Hanoi municipal Department of Industry and Trade launched a handicraft design competition, with the theme “Handicraft products associated with the development of craft villages and tourism in Hanoi", in Hanoi, on August 15.
(VNF) – The 36-episode TV series Tuoi Thanh Xuan (Forever Young), a cooperation between Vietnam and the Republic of Korea (RoK), will premiere on the Story On television channel with Korean subtitles from June 23rd.
Archeologists from the Vietnam Institute of Archaeology have discovered numerous valuable relics in the Vu Lam royal step-over place, located within the Trang An scenic landscape complex.
The Hanoi Culture and Tourism week will be held in the central province of Thanh Hoa in mid-July in response to National Tourism Year 2015 in Thanh Hoa, according to the provincial People’s Committee.
(VNF) –The Quang Binh provincial People’s Committee will host a caves festival from July 15th to 21st, 2015.
CNN Travel’s voters has voted Vietnamese fried spring roll (Nem Ran) among Top 10 culinary dishes.
New figures from the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP) show that Russia is now the 9th largest importer of fresh and frozen tuna fish from Vietnam.
(VNF) – The first batch of 2.1-million-tonnes of Luc Ngan litchi was sold quickly within a day to the US market, said Mr. Tran Quang Tan, Chairman of the Luc Ngan People’s Committee in Bac Giang province.
The Lang Biang plateau in Vietnam’s central Highlands province of Lam Dong was recognized as a world biosphere reserve by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) on June 9th.
(VNF) –The 2015 Da Lat Flower Festival will be held from December 30th, 2015 to January 3rd, 2016 in Da Lat city and neighbouring districts in Lam Dong.
A host of events to celebrate the 250th birth anniversary of Nguyen Du, prominent Vietnamese poet and World Cultural Celebrity (1765 – 2015), will be organised this year, the authorities of central Ha Tinh province told the press in Hanoi on June 2nd.
On May 28th, Quang Binh provincial People’s Committee held a ceremony to present the third-class labour medal to two men who discovered Son Doong cave.
Thanks to the artistic angles of professional photographers, Vietnamese beaches become surprisingly beautiful.
With a majority of votes, Professor and Doctor, To Ngoc Thanh has been re-elected as Chairman of the Vietnam Folklore Arts Association (VFAA) at the seventh National Congress held in Hanoi from May 26th-27th.
The 2015 Vietnam Sea and Island Week organised by the Vietnam Administration of Seas and Islands under the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MONRE) and the Quang Ngai provincial People’s Committee will be taken place from June 1st- 8th.
The Hue royal architectures engraved with poetry will be proposed as a valuable archive in UNESCO’s Memory of the World list, as heard at a recent workshop held in Hue city in the central province of Thua Thien- Hue.
ATM cards make up a lion’s share of some 80 million bank cards in Vietnam but the security of these plastics is very low as they use old technology, experts at Banking Vietnam 2015 warned.