Tag: "ethnic minority groups"

Global campaign “For all children” launched in Hanoi

Global campaign "For all children" launched in Hanoi

“Thoi dai” Newspaper of the Vietnam Union of Friendship Organisations (VUFO) and the Save the Children International jointly launched a campaign in Hanoi on September 1 to call for support to children, especially those from ethnic minority groups.

Project supports women’s startup

Project supports women’s startup

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has approved a project to support women’s startups for 2017-2025, aiming to raise women’s awareness of the Party and State’s laws and policies on startups and encourage the realisation of their ideas.

Artisan efforts save ancestral tunes

Artisan efforts save ancestral tunes

Charming “Then” singing, a traditional kind of performing art of several ethnic minority groups in Vietnam, has regained its spotlight, thanks to the effort by local artists in the northern mountainous province of Tuyen Quang.

Com lam - specalty of Tay Bac

Com lam - specalty of Tay Bac

Com lam (steamed sticky rice in bamboo tubes), a specialty in Tay Bac (the northwestern region), is a "must try" dish for visitors to the region which is home to various ethnic minority groups.

Malaysia-Indonesia-Vietnam Culture Week concludes

Malaysia-Indonesia-Vietnam Culture Week concludes

The Malaysia-Indonesia-Vietnam Culture Week wrapped up in the northern province of Thai Nguyen on December 10, with nine artisans and teams honoured for their excellent contributions to the event’s success.

The Kho Mu group

The Kho Mu group

VOV.VN - The Kho Mu live in Vietnam’s northern mountain region together with other ethnic minority groups.

Project aims to support least-populated minorities

Project aims to support least-populated minorities

Ethnic minority groups with the least populations in 194 villages in 37 mountainous provinces nationwide will be supported to improve their living conditions and catch up with other ethnic groups in terms of development.

SMS campaign supports the poor

SMS campaign supports the poor

A text-message campaign will be activated from October 15 to November 30 to raise fund for the poor, especially those from extremely difficult areas and ethnic minority groups.

Ethnic events to welcome IPU 132 Assembly

Ethnic events to welcome IPU 132 Assembly

(VOV) -The Cultural Tourism Village of Vietnamese Ethnic Groups has planned a large number of spectacles to showcase the traditional customs and festivals of the nation’s ethnic minority groups during the 132nd Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) Assembly.

PM assigns socio-economic tasks to Dak Nong

PM assigns socio-economic tasks to Dak Nong

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung assigned a number of socio-economic development tasks to the Central Highlands province of Dak Nong during a working session with local authorities on February 9.

Poverty reduction urgent for Dak Lak: PM

Poverty reduction urgent for Dak Lak: PM

Reducing poverty among ethnic minority groups in a rapid and sustainable manner is a key priority for the Central Highlands province of Dak Lak, said Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung during a working session with provincial leaders on February 9.

Vietnamese Ao Dai to be shown in France

Vietnamese Ao Dai to be shown in France

(VOV) -Miss Vietnam 2010 Ngoc Han will present Ao Dai (Vietnamese traditional dress) of leading domestic designers at Paris City Hall (Hotel de ville de Paris) on November 3 during her cultural exchange visit to France.

Dong Van market attracts foreign tourists

Dong Van market attracts foreign tourists

(VOV) - Dong Van market nestled in the mountainous region of the north-eastern province of Ha Giang is not only a place to go and trade goods but a place to meet, exchange, and give each other a smile for ethnic minority groups in the Dong Van Karst Plateau.

WB aids ethnic minority groups in Vietnam

WB aids ethnic minority groups in Vietnam

(VOV) -A three-day conference opened in Thai Nguyen province to discuss approaches and solutions to poverty reduction amongst ethnic minority groups in northern Vietnam.