(VOV) - Vietnam is joining more than 680 businesses from 31 countries and 1,900 others from Mozambique to showcase their products at the Maputo International Trade Fair (FACIM) from August 31 to September 6.
Le Vu Lan (Filial Piety ceremony, or Ghost festival) may soon be recognised as a national festival of Vietnamese culture. The Centre for Religious Cultural Heritage Preservation has submitted the festival to the State for recognising.
The 13th ASEAN Ministerial Meeting on Environment (AMME 13) is scheduled to take place in Hanoi from October 26 to 30, according to the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MoNRE).
A geological park featuring the largest volcanic cavern system in Southeast Asia is expected to open in 2016 in the Central Highlands province of Dak Nong.
Experts advised shrimp farmers to produce high-quality products with competitive prices to weather the current declining exports during a workshop in Ho Chi Minh City on August 24.
Duc Hanh talks to Timothy Nott, general manager of Pullman Danang Beach resort, about ensuring the perfect stay for his guests in Vietnam.
Russian scientists are seeking measures to preserve and restore the My Son sanctuary in the central province of Quang Nam, which was recognised as a World Cultural Heritage Site in 1999.
The Japanese Hokugan Company intends to build an ocean tuna and other aquatic products processing plant in the Dong Tac fishing port, Tuy Hoa city of the central coastal province of Phu Yen in the near future.
The first international Vietnamese traditional martial arts championships kicked off on August 9 in the capital.
(VOV) - Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism Hoang Tuan Anh on August 10 discussed with Under Secretary of State Richard Stengel measures to boost cooperation in culture and tourism under the framework of the Vietnam Cultural Days in the US.
Nearly 100 maps along with many documents, objects and publications proving Vietnam ’s sovereignty over Truong Sa (Spratly) and Hoang Sa (Paracel) archipelagos are on display at an exhibition that opened on August 7 in Phan Rang-Thap Cham city, the central province of Ninh Thuan.
The harvest of longan approved for the country's first export consignment to the US in Hanoi and the northern province of Hung Yen will finish in the next ten days, according to the agriculture ministry's Plant Protection Department.
With their pristine seas, the Con Dao Islands are home to a large number of sea turtles. Every year, between April and November, their breeding season, thousands of turtles crawl ashore to lay eggs in the sand, providing a fascinating experience for visitors to the beautiful island.
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.
The northern province of Ha Nam is anticipating a wave of capital in diverse areas, Secretary of the provincial Party Committee Mai Tien Dung told a trade promotion forum in Ho Chi Minh City on August 6.