(VOV) - Renowned fashion designer Viet Bao from Thua Thien-Hue province has shown off his latest Ao Dai (Vietnamese traditional long dress) collection. Following are photos taken in the ancient imperial citadel of Hue.
Hundreds of representatives from 54 ethnic groups throughout the country took part the opening ceremony of the National Great Unity – Vietnamese Cultural Heritage Week on November 15 in Ba Vi District on the outskirts of Hanoi.
(VOV) - Vietnam’s displaying stand at the 42nd Ship for Southeast Asian and Japanese Youth Program (SSEAYP)’s ‘cultural exchange” taking place in Japan has attracted a large number of guests savouring traditional dishes and trying on Ao Dai (traditional long dress).
Traditional costumes and personal belongings of women in the Nguyen Dynasty were on display at an exhibition held at the Hue Monuments Conservation Centre in Hue city on October 20.
(VOV) - Trang An and Van Long in Ninh Binh province, and Yen stream in My Duc district, Hanoi and other locations along the Red River are ideal destinations for both amateur and professional photographers in autumn.
(VOV) - A Vietnam festival known as Vietnam Festa Kanagawa held recently in Yokohama city introduces Vietnam’s culture, arts, music, fashion and cuisine. A gallery of photos:
(VOV) - A recent trade promotion programme between Vietnam and Malaysia in Kuala Lumpur has highlighted Vietnamese Ao Dai (traditional long dress) collections by designers Nhat Dung and Doan Trang.
The efforts of travel firms and Ho Chi Minh City’s authorities have helped the local tourism sector maintain its growth trend despite declines in the number of tourist arrivals to Vietnam this year.
Celebrations for the 70th anniversary of August Revolution and National Day of Vietnam took place in Australia, Angola, the US and Singapore on August 28.
(VOV) - The “Vietnam Day in Austria” will be held at Ottakringer Brauerei and Ottakringer Platz squares in Vienna on September 4-5 to mark Vietnam’s National Day by Viet EU Association.
(VOV) - A ‘Colours of Vietnam’ cultural night officially opened on August 13 in New York with a large turnout of American friends, representatives from the UN member countries, Vietnamese agencies, Vietnamese people and students, attending.
Vietnamese art, fashion and music will be introduced at Vietnamese Cultural Days in Washington DC and New York City from August 8 to 12 to celebrate the 20th anniversary of diplomatic ties between the two countries.
Two collections of Ao Dai (Vietnamese traditional long dress) by designer Si Hoang will be showcased in the “Mot Thoang Vietnam” programme in New York this month.
The lotus, which has been nominated as the national flower, will be the topic of a cultural and artistic festival to open in Ho Chi Minh City on June 26.
(VOV) - The governor of Paris’s district 8 said Vietnam’s traditional long dress (ao dai) really beautifies women after attending a fashion show in France’s capital.