Close to 200 images and 100 items are being put on show, portraying the chemical warfare in Vietnam and efforts to overcome the consequences of the remaining toxic chemical after the war in Vietnam as well as environmental pollution.
Japan will present Hanoi 200 cherry trees and bring about 10,000 cherry branches for the Japanese culture exchange at 19h00pm on March 19th at Ly Thai To garden.
The Ministry of Culture, Sports, and Tourism (MoCST) has released a list of seven newly-recognized national intangible cultural heritages.
A book street will be put into operation in the central city of Da Nang on September 2nd to serve readers and lure tourists.
A ceremony to welcome the Special National Relics site title for Vinh Nghiem Pagoda in northern Bac Giang province, will take place on March 20th (the 12th of the second lunar month).
Prime Minister (PM) Nguyen Tan Dung has recognized two communes of the southernmost province of Ca Mau as island communes, including Tan An in Ngoc Hien district and Khanh Binh Tay in Tran Van Thoi district.
Prime Minister (PM) Nguyen Tan Dung has recognized My Tho city as the first-type urban area, and Tam Ky and Tra Vinh cities as the second-type urban areas, directly under provinces.
A traditional flower market for the Lunar New Year (Tet) 2016 opened on January 25th, on Hang Luoc street, Hoan Kiem district, Hanoi city, to welcome the 12th National Party Congress.
On January 19th, the Vietnam Union of Literature and Arts Associations organized the award ceremony for the 2015 Literature and Art Prizes, recognizing 67 outstanding literary and art works.
Ha Long Spring Flower Festival 2016 will take place from January 29th to February 7th at Ha Long Park in Bach Dang ward, Ha Long city.
The first “Memory of Hanoi” event has opened at the Imperial Citadel of Thang Long.
On November 17th, the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism in coordination with Ha Tinh provincial People’s Committee co-organzied a press conference on activities to mark the 250th birthday anniversary of great poet, and World Cultural Celebrity Nguyen Du (1765-2015).
The annual furniture fair ‘Vifa Home 2015’ attracted more than 500 booths of 130 enterprises in the field of furniture, handicrafts, home décor, wood processing, household appliances, consultancy services and architectural design.
Homestays in the Mekong Delta of Vietnam have been named 1st in the top eight best Christmas trips for solo travellers by the UK’s prestigious magazine, Wanderlust, according the Vietnam News Agency.
The “Karst plateau – buckwheat flowers” photo exhibition is taking place in Dong Van Old Quarter, Ha Giang province.
The “Scenes of Singapore” art exhibition organized by the Singapore Embassy in Hanoi and the Singapore Watercolour Society (SWS) will take place at Hanoi Old Quarter Cultural Exchange Centre from November 20th – 27th.
On November 14th, the Traditional Handicraft Bazaar 2015 takes place at the Vietnam Museum of Ethnology in Hanoi.