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Pu Peo ethnic group and its unique characters

10:59 | 08/23/2015

(VOV) - The Pu Peo is one of Vietnam’s 54 ethnic groups living in the northern mountain province of Ha Giang.

Ethnics voice traditional value preservation ideas

09:19 | 08/07/2015

More than 50 village patriarchs and artisans of the 16 smallest ethnic groups in Vietnam gathered in Hanoi on August 6 to speak on ways to uphold their traditional cultural identities.

Vice President meets ethnic group representatives

17:44 | 02/10/2015

Vice State President Nguyen Thi Doan met with 39 representatives from five ethnic minority groups with populations below 1,000 people in Hanoi on February 10.

Fire jumping heats up tourism week

11:03 | 11/24/2013

A fire jumping performance by 100 Pa Then ethnic artisans warmed up Cultural Heritage Tourism Week for Ethnic Minority Groups in the northernmost province of Ha Giang on November 22.

Equal development for ethnic minorities in Vietnam

09:26 | 11/08/2013

Besides supplementing legal documents targeting ethnic minority people, Vietnam has implemented many policies to improve the spiritual and material life of these people over the past years.

Ethnic groups to celebrate Lunar New Year in Hanoi

17:00 | 01/16/2013

(VOV) - Representatives from 24 ethnic groups from the Northern and Central Highlands regions will take part in a spring festival welcoming the Lunar New Year in Hanoi from February 18-22.

Ministry lists intangible heritage

09:00 | 01/03/2013

The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism has announced a list of 33 examples of intangible cultural heritage according to Cultural Heritage Law.

Minority cultures need preserving

15:36 | 03/20/2012

Having happily married with a little daughter in Dong Van Town, 500km north of Hanoi, Trang Thi Lan, 30, desperate longing to see her people.

Ethnic costumes on show

11:59 | 11/29/2011

Fifty-four art troupes representing 54 ethnic minority groups across the country took part in a fashion show of Vietnam’s ethnic costumes.

Plan to aid ethnic groups approved

08:00 | 10/12/2011

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has approved a project worth over VND1 trillion to improve the living standards of four disadvantaged ethnic groups: the Mang, La Hu, Cong and Co Lao.

The Northernmost area of Vietnam

11:14 | 06/06/2011

The border area of Lung Cu on the Dong Van rock plateau is called the rooftop of Vietnam and is legendary for its very special charm.

Minority education project launched

09:28 | 02/26/2011

The Ministry of Education and Training on February 25 launched a project to promote education for students from nine ethnic minority groups with low populations in the 2010-15 period.

VND239 bln project to develop education for ethnic children

18:04 | 07/06/2010

As many as 5,000 ethnic people including Ơ Đu, Pu Péo, Si La, Rơ Măm, Cống, Braau, Bố Y, Mảng, and Cờ Lao in northeastern provinces will benefit from a project to develop education for ethnic people by the Ministry of Education and Training (MOET).

Far and away

17:26 | 01/18/2010

Ma Le commune in Ha Giang province is inhabited by a colourful community of Giay ethnic people, who cling to traditional ways and shun modern medicine.

Ethnic populations decline

08:00 | 12/24/2009

Vietnam is seeking to increase the population of some ethnic minorities, especially for groups whose populations are below 1,000.