Since Buddhism entered Vietnam from India and China years ago, has mixed with the nation’s traditions and beliefs, while contributing to shaping the nation’s cultural heritage.
“Frédégonde”, an opera created by French composer Camille Saint-Saëns, will be played for the first time since it debuted in 1895, with Vietnam the venue for this historic performance.
VOV.VN - Binh Ba, Binh Hung, Ly Son, Con Dao and Phu Quy islands are top 5 islands that you should not miss to enjoy fresh seafood, especially lobsters in Vietnam.
VOV.VN - Phu Quoc prison, a special national relic, is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Kien Giang province. The prison is evidence of colonialism, imperialism, and also of the staunch spirit of Vietnamese revolutionary soldiers.
Vietnam strongly protests inhuman treatment and the use of force or threat to use force against Vietnamese fishermen, said the Foreign Ministry’s Consular Department.
National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan hailed Con Dao district in the southern province of Ba Ria – Vung Tau for ensuring social welfares for ex-revolutionaries during a working session with local authorities on July 15.
A commercial sea transport route from the Mekong Delta province of Soc Trang to Con Dao islands was launched on July 14 with the first ship setting sail from Tran De sea mouth at 8:30 am.
Vice President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh on July 13 paid floral tribute to martyrs at Hang Duong Cemetery in Con Dao district, the southern province of Ba Ria – Vung Tau, in the lead-up to the 70th anniversary of Invalids and Martyrs Day (July 27).
VOV.VN - Six Senses Con Dao, Risemount Resort and Hoi An Silk Boutique Hotel & Spa with ever-growing selection of boutique hotel stays, luxury hotel hideaways and romantic retreats are top three venues for couples to dispel the heat of summer.
The electricity industry must improve its management and technology to reduce losses in the transmission grid as well as eradicate power stealing, which are very serious in rural and remote areas, delegates heard at a recent seminar in Con Dao Island in Ba Ria – Vung Tau.
Travel businesses in Ho Chi Minh City are offering discount tours this summer to attract more tourists.
The number of bookings for tours during the upcoming holidays celebrating Liberation Day and May Day, from April 29 to May 2, has risen by 15-25% compared to the same period last year, according to tour operators.
Vietnam is striving to develop sea and island tourism to drive the sea-based economy forward, thus turning itself into a rich and strong marine nation.
VOV.VN - Located offshore Ba Ria-Vung Tau southern province, the remote and utterly beautiful Con Dao (known as Poulor Condor) Islands offer visitors a rare experience not found anywhere else in the country with clear beaches, white sand and imposing mountains.
Boasting crystal turquoise sea and a placid atmosphere, Con Dao island in the southern province of Ba Ria – Vung Tau has been named by the US Cable News Network (CNN) as one of Asia’s paradise seas.
A delegation of left-wing women from Argentina and Chile, led by President of the Argentina-Vietnam Cultural Institute (ICAV) Poldi Sosa, visited the War Remnants Museum and met with former Con Dao female prisoners in Ho Chi Minh City on March 7.
Airport Corporation of Vietnam, the sole airport company which manages the 22 airports across the country, has recently been found committing several violations.
Con Dao islands in the southern province of Ba Ria – Vung Tau has been listed among the best secret islands on earth, according to a recent article by Travel Leisure magazine.
A 3D virtual military museum has been opened on Con Dao island by the Vietnam Military History Museum and the Political Department of Military Zone No 7.
VOV.VN - Six Senses Con Dao in Phu Quoc has been listed among the best secret islands on earth, according to a recent article by Travel + Leisure magazine.