Documentary heritages of the Nguyen Dynasty will be introduced to people in Hanoi through an exhibition called 'Accessing world's documentary heritages in Vietnam through Nguyen Dynasty's documentary heritages'.

HCMC turns Bui Vien Street into pedestrian space at weekends

Bui Vien Street, a popular destination with Western backpackers in Ho Chi Minh City, has been pedestrianised and officially opened to the public on the evening of August 20.

Hanoi authorities appreciate contributions to capital’s development

Chairman of Hanoi municipal People’s Committee Nguyen Duc Chung has stated that Hanoi authorities and citizens always appreciate contributions made by individuals and organisations to the development of the capital city.

2017 Vietnam Film Festival to take place in Da Nang

The 20th Vietnam Film Festival 2017, themed ‘Building a modern and humane cinematic industry’ will take place in Da Nang city from November 24 to 28 of the same month.

Lighting up faith in traditional brocade weaving

(HBO) – To Duong Thi Bin, brocade weaving is not only a job but also a passion. The woman, who comes from Luc hamlet, Yen Nghiep commune, Lac Son district of Hoa Binh province, always wants the brocade weaving will be preserved and developed in her hometown and her love for brocade has lit up faith of young generation in the future of the traditional craft.

"ASEAN People and Countries" exhibition opens in Hai Phong

A photography exhibition entitled "ASEAN People and Countries” comenced at the Hai Phong Fine Arts Centre on August 7, as part of the celebration to mark the 50th anniversary of the founding of ASEAN (1967-2017).

Muong Chieng commune diversifies public art activities

(HBO) – The mass art movement in Muong Chieng commune (Da Bac district, Hoa Binh province) has developed over the past time with the engagement of numerous people, creating an exciting atmosphere in production and improving locals’ spiritual and cultural lives. Art performances have played an important role in promoting local traditional cultural values.

Vietnamese designer to join New York Couture Fashion Week

Do Trinh Hoai Nam has become the first Vietnamese designer surpassing over 30 well-known international designers to bring his latest collection to the prestigious New York Couture Fashion Week 2017 on September 8, in New York.

Hanoi to turn Trinh Cong Son street into walking zone

Hanoian authorities have decided to turn Trinh Cong Son street in Tay Ho district into a walking route, starting on August 19, to provide Hanoians with an additional space for walking and enjoying traditional artistic performances and cuisine.

Photos of ASEAN countries, people exhibited

An outdoor photo exhibition showcasing the beauty of the landscape, culture and people of ASEAN countries opened at Ly Thai To Statue Square on Hanoi’s walking street on August 5.

Hanoi Opera House presents a month of drama

A series of plays by artists from five leading troupes in the capital city will be performed at the Hanoi Opera House in August.

Vietnamese film to be screened in Japan

Vietnamese movie "I see yellow flowers on the green grass” by director Victor Vu will be screened in Japan on August 19 with a view to bringing Vietnamese culture closer to Japanese people, heard a press conference in Tokyo on July 31.

Vietnam participates in World Folklore Festival

A Vietnamese art troupe, led by Director and Meritorious artist Thanh Son, is participating in the World Folklore Festival 2017, in Bistrita city, Romania, from July 27-31.

Vietnamese Ao dai shines on Argentinean magazine

Argentina’s Diplomatics News Network has published an article by Mirta Ayala, on "ao dai”, the Vietnamese traditional costume for men and women.

Vietnam-Japan cultural fest opens in Danang July 28

A fourth Vietnam–Japan cultural festival will open in the central city of Danang on July 28, according to a statement released by the Ministry of Culture, Sport and Tourism.

The Unique culture of Muong Thang

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Bai Cai stream – A place for residents to cool out in summer

(HBO) - Bai Cai stream in Phu Luong commune has recently become a popular destination for local residents in Lac Son district’s remote communes during scorching summer days.

Luong Son hosts amateur art festival 2017

(HBO) – An amateur art festival has been held in Luong Son district, Hoa Binh province, drawing about 300 artists and artisans from 16 local communes and towns.

Visiting Da River in Hoa Binh city

(HBO) – Song Da, also called Bo River, or Den River (as known in Europe) has a total length of 910km, of which 543km flows in Vietnam through Lai Chau, Dien Bien, Son La, Hoa Binh and Phu Tho provinces. It is fortunate for the northwestern city of Hoa Binh to have the Da River winding through the city, witnessing its historical ups and downs.

Festival promotes culture of Cai Rang Floating Market

The second Cai Rang Floating Market Culture and Tourism Festival kicked off in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho on July 7.

Hoa Binh hydropower plant - a draw on Da River tour

(HBO) – Hoa Binh hydropower plant has become a unmissable destination of any exploration boat trip along the Da River in Hoa Binh province. The plant is indelibly etched on tourists’ minds with powerful generation turbines, while a traditional house keeping a century letter sent to future generations, a President Ho Chi Minh statue and a memorial statue memorising Vietnamese and Russian experts who died during the plant construction give them a deep insight into historical values of the plant.

Over 200 artists join public art competition in Ky Son district

HBO – A public art competition was held in Ky Son district, the northern province of Hoa Binh on June 29 with the participation of over 200 artists of 10 teams from communes and towns across the district.

Opportunities to develop tourism on Hoa Binh Lake

(HBO) – Hoa Binh Lake is the biggest artificial lake in Southeast Asia. Offering a wonderful view of nature and water dubbed as Ha Long Bay in land in Hoa Binh province, the lake has great potential for developing cultural, historical, eco-, and spiritual tourism serving tourists from Hanoi and neighbouring localities at weekends. As such, the lake is made the centre of tourism development in the province and region.

A tour around scenic Hoa Binh Lake

(HBO) – The Da River in the past was known for its turbulent flow. But now upstream the river is an immense lake, the Hoa Binh Lake, which lures visitors with serene moments.

Discover the Muong land - Hoa Binh

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