(HBO0 - A mountainous district, Mai Chau is home to seven ethnic groups, with the Thai making up over 86 percent. In order to preserve and uphold the traditional cultural value of the group, local departments and agencies actively are encouraging and expanding a movement of wearing traditional costumes during major holidays and working days.
students of a local elementary school maintain tradition of wearing traditional
ethnic costumes every Friday.
beauty of traditional costumes to contribute to the preservation and upholding of
Thai cultural values, the district Women's Union recently directed units to
maintain the movement of wearing traditional costumes, towards realising the
Party Central Committee’s Resolution No. 33 on "building and developing the
Vietnamese culture and people to meet requirements for sustainable national
development", the provincial and district Party committees’ directives on
strengthening administrative discipline and spreading civilised lifestyle and corporate
The province now records 70 models from communes and towns, 46 schools
and eight agencies with the rule on wearing traditional costumes every Monday
and Thursday. The district Women’s Union raised public awareness of the effort
in various forms, attracting members from 16 communes and townships to join the
movement. Nine local units were assisted in sewing brocade uniforms for female
officials and cadres, contributing to maintaining ethnic identity and
developing traditional brocade weaving.
preservation, restoration and upholding of cultural heritages related to
traditional costumes of ethnic minorities, the district opened a training
course on skills to uphold the value of intangible cultural heritage regarding
handicraft and embroidery. It also launched an awareness campaign to preserve
traditional ethnic costumes in suitable ways, including wearing traditional costumes
at boarding schools, encouraging ethnic officials and cadres to wear them
during traditional Lunar New Year or festivals, introducing them to tourists
and travel agencies, and issuing mechanisms and policies for artisans.
To realise goals
in the project on the preservation and upholding of traditional costumes of
ethnic Vietnamese minorities in the current period, Mai Chau district
contributed to the sustainable development of ethnic culture nationwide./.
(HBO) - In recent years, the investment in building and completing the cultural institutions in Lac Thuy district has always been paid attention to and directed by the Party Committee and the authorities. Up to now, the percentage of the villages, the hamlets and the residential areas having cultural houses has reached 97.8%. However, the number of the cultural houses meeting the prescribed standards is only nearly 50%, the rest have deteriorated, damaged, broken or lacked synchronization.
(HBO) - Dai Dong residential area in Yen Thuy district’s Ngoc Luong commune was the first in the district to hold a great national solidarity festival. The festival on November 6 saw the attendance of Nguyen Tien Sinh, head of the Hoa Binh Party Committee’s inspection commission and deputy head of the provincial delegation of National Assembly deputies. Other participants included leaders of the provincial Vietnam Fatherland Front committee, the provincial Military Command, the provincial Health Department, and local officials.
(HBO) – The national great solidarity festival was held in Boi Ca residential area in Nam Thuong commune in Kim Boi district on November 5. This is the first commune in Kim Boi district had hosted the event this year. The festival was attended by leaders of the provincial Fatherland Front Committee, provincial Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union and the district, and Presidents of the Fatherland Front Committees of 16 communes and towns in Kim Boi.
(HBO) – We were impressed with flowers along roads running through Ngai Long village in Chi Ne town, Lac Thuy district, Hoa Binh province.
(HBO) - Currently, there are 8 cultural and sports institutions at the provincial level in the province. They include the Provincial Cultural Palace, the Provincial Library, the Provincial Cinema, the Provincial Museum, the Provincial Stadium, the Provincial Gymnasium, the swimming pool province, the dormitory for students and athletes.
(HBO) - Recently, the masters of Mo Muong like Mr. Bui Van Khan, Mr. Bui Van Lung, Mr. Bui Van Noi from Phong Phu commune, Mr. Dinh Cong Tinh from My Hoa commune have been paid more attention to and they have been more encouraged.