Thua Thien-Hue province needs to create an overall management plan for the Hue imperial relic complex that is in line with the local planning, ensuring harmony between development and preservation, Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has said.
(VOV) - A famtrip delegation comprised of 30 international travel agencies conducted a fact-finding tour of the central province of Thua Thien-Hue on September 20.
Since Hue imperial relic complex was the first to be recognised by UNESCO as a world cultural heritage site two decades ago, the number of Vietnam’s recognised heritage items has been increased.
(VOV) -A photographic exhibition opened in the former imperial city of Hue on September 2, featuring its relic sites of the past and present.
The Vietnam Association for Conservation of Nature and Environment (VACNE) has recently recognized five centenary trees in the Lam Kinh relic complex in the central province of Thanh Hoa as national heritage, raising the number of such trees to 482.
(VOV) - Party and State leaders laid floral wreaths at the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum on May 18 to mark the 123rd anniversary of the late President’s birth.
Construction on a tomb for Pham Huu Nhat, Captain of the Hoang Sa Flotilla, who led naval forces defending the Hoang Sa (Paracel) archipelago nearly 200 years ago, began in Quang Ngai province on April 4.
(VOV) - Sixty-five Vietnamese nationals from around the world will return to the fatherland to take part in the Hung Kings Festival honouring the founders of the Vietnamese nation.
The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism has asked the Prime Minister for permission to compile dossiers of Yen Tu Buddhist relic complex with a view to seeking World Heritage status for this national special relic.
(VOV) - The northern coastal province of Quang Ninh on February 18 held a ceremony to receive a special national relic certificate for the Yen Tu relic complex honouring Vietnam’s Zen Buddhism.
(VOV) - Hanoi’s Thang Long Royal Citadel welcomed nearly 20,000 visitors - mostly foreign tourists - in the first six days of the traditional Lunar New Year (Tet) holiday.
The Co Loa archeological, architectural and historical relic site has received a certificate recognising it as a special national relic.
(VOV) - Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung on February 6 visited and burnt incense at the Ho Chi Minh Relic Complex on the occasion of the Lunar New Year (Tet) Festival.
Nearly 200 young overseas Vietnamese (OV) on July 15 attended a requiem in Thai Binh province to commemorate war martyrs and those who died in the historic 1945 famine.
Individuals and organisations from across the world have donated over US$7 million between 1992-2012 to help preserve and restore historical sites in the former imperial city of Hue.