The Southern Institute of Social Sciences’ Centre for Archeological Studies has recently discovered vestiges of an ancient temple architecture dating back to over 1,000 years ago at Ben Dinh historical and cultural relic site in Ben Cau district, the southwestern province of Tay Ninh.
16:24 | 06/02/2020
The Ministry of Culture Sports and Tourism has allowed a production team for a Colombian reality show titled Asia Express to shoot in 22 provinces and cities in Vietnam northern region this year
16:02 | 05/02/2020
Historical and cultural relic sites as wells as tourist destinations in Hanoi will be closed to visitors and cultural activities at those sites suspended as part of the capital city’s preventive measures against the threat of the novel coronavirus (nCoV).
23:49 | 03/02/2020
Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism Nguyen Ngoc Thien has requested the localities that have declared outbreaks of the 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) to halt all festivals, including those currently underway, to fight the spread of the acute respiratory disease caused by this virus.
22:11 | 31/01/2020
In order to be proactive in preventing the spread of acute pneumonia caused by the novel coronavirus (nCoV), the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism has recommended postponing or cancelling traditional festivals which are yet to start, and for those which already began, their scale, duration and activities should be reduced.
14:38 | 29/01/2020
Festivals are an indispensable parts of spring celebrations across villages in Vietnam during Tet (Lunar New Year) Festival. In some ethnic minority groups in the northern region, several customs and traditions are practiced as a way for locals to welcome the Lunar New Year.
13:57 | 29/01/2020
A spring festival in memory of Uncle Ho was held at Tay Bac Square in the northern province of Son La on January 28, the fourth day of the first lunar month.
14:04 | 28/01/2020
An event titled “Vietnam in Germany” is taking place within the framework of the AFA Augsburg spring fair 2020 in Augsburg city of Germany’s Bavaria state from January 24-28.
20:46 | 27/01/2020
Nguyen Duc Huy has his own way of arousing interest in Vietnamese 'hat boi' (classical opera) – painting 'hat boi' characters in a chibi style.
18:59 | 24/01/2020
Rare photographs that show how Vietnamese people celebrated Lunar New Year in Hanoi in the 1920s.
17:40 | 24/01/2020
Vietnam’s biggest, most important traditional festival, Tet (Lunar New Year Festival), is a time of renewal, a time to thank Gods and ancestors and pray for their blessings. Here are a few special Tet dishes cooked in the country’s three regions made to offer the Gods before they are shared by family and friends.
23:51 | 22/01/2020
An exhibition featuring artworks inspired by rats has opened in Hanoi to celebrate the Lunar New Year – the Year of the Rat, gathering artists from the G39 group.
23:31 | 20/01/2020
The stall of beers and alcohol was desolated as the law against the harms of alcohol and beer and Decree 100 took effect.
12:44 | 20/01/2020
A Dong Ho woodcut paintings artist is busy with the “The Rat’s Wedding”, a highly popular traditional motif, for the upcoming Tet festival.
21:44 | 19/01/2020
The 2020 Spring Calligraphy Festival began on January 18 at Hanoi’s Temple of Literature (Van Mieu), honouring the art and tradition of writing.
21:23 | 19/01/2020
The People’s Committee of Hoang Sa district in Da Nang has received documents, maps, artifacts and research works on Vietnam’s sovereignty over Hoang Sa archipelago present by organisations.
21:58 | 14/01/2020
Workers are busy dyeing, drying and whittling down bamboo bark to make incense sticks
10:45 | 14/01/2020
International diplomats were very excited with the experience of making Chung cake for the first time to learn more about Vietnamese traditional customs.
11:40 | 10/01/2020
Authorities in Hanoi will be running communication campaigns and a series of cultural events to celebrate historical and political events this year.
13:53 | 09/01/2020
The Cho Lon Kitchen food fair featuring 50 cuisine booths will be take place at Van Lang Park in Ho Chi Minh City’s District 5 on January 11-12.
16:17 | 05/01/2020
To enhance students’ understanding of historical knowledge, Kim Lien Secondary School (Nam Dan district, Nghe An province) named its class after the tiny islands in Spratly and Paracel Islands.