(VOV) -Hundreds of amateur artists participated in the second annual Chau Van Singing Festival, organised by the Vietnam Cultural Heritage Association in the northern province of Bac Giang on April 19.
A contest titled “Teenagers with wildlife protection” was launched in Hanoi on April 10 as part of activities marking International Day for Biological Diversity (May 22).
(VOV) -The Amigos, an improvisational American Band bringing together every genre of music from bluegrass to jazz, will perform free public concerts during a tour of Vietnam within the framework of Hue Festival 2014.
(VOV) - Fruit and vegetable export earnings grew by 32.2% to US$215 million during the first quarter of the year and are expected to hit a record high of US$1.2 billion this year, according to the Vietnam Fruit and Vegetables Association (Vinafruit).
Thousands gathered in the northern province of Phu Tho on April 7 for a grand procession to honour the Hung Kings, the founders of the Vietnamese nation.
(VOV) -The Hue relics complex in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue welcomed more than 500,645 visitors in the first quarter of 2014, including 320,740 foreigners.
(VOV) - Deputy Minister of Natural Resources and Environment Bui Cach Tuyen has affirmed Vietnam’s wish to step up all-round cooperation with South Africa, especially in biodiversity protection.
(VOV) - Thousands of people gathered in Hanoi at August Revolution Square on March 29 to observe the Earth Hour Campaign 2014 and show their support for climate and energy conservation and preservation.
(VOV) -A week-long photography exhibition is underway in central Danang city to raise public awareness of the importance of conserving endangered species and their habitats.
(VOV) -An exchange programme is being held in Vietnam to strengthen friendship and solidarity between Vietnamese and Chinese youths.
(VOV) -Elephants in the Central Highland province of Dak Lak are reportedly at risk of extinction, due to poor living conditions and increased tourism exploration.
(VOV) - More than 200 librarians are joining their colleagues from India, the Philippines, Sri Lanka and Singapore at a training course on preserving traditional and digital documents in Hanoi.
(VOV) -A live musical and dance production on March 23 entitled “Earth Song 2014 – Skyline” took center stage in Hanoi in celebration of environmental preservation.
Vietnam has affirmed its concrete policy of ensuring, protecting and promoting the legitimate rights of ethnic minority groups in all aspects, based on the principle of equality and solidarity for the common progress of all ethnic communities.
(VOV) - For generations of Hanoians, the iconic Long Bien Bridge spanning the Red River has become synonymous with their everyday life.