Authorities of the Central Highlands province of Gia Lai have devised a series of measures to preserve and promote cultural identities of ethnic minority groups, which account for over 45 percent of the locality’s population
The Prime Minister sent a dispatch to the Vietnam Fatherland Front, ministries and local People’s Committees requiring drastic measures to be taken to ensure traffic safety and order during the New Year, lunar New Year (Tet) festivals and the upcoming 12th National Party Congress.
(VOV) -The fall festival season has finally arrived and Heineken has four music concerts coming up in December in big cities across Vietnam that should appeal to a wide range of interests.
"My Home" by Paris-based director Nguyen Phuong Mai has been named among 10 animated short films that will contend for Oscar nominations this year.
Vietnam Cultural Heritage Week will be held at the Culture Tourism Village of Vietnamese Ethnic Groups in Ba Vi District on the outskirts of Hanoi from November 15-23.
(VOV) - Two world’s renowned DJ, Dimitri Vegas and Like Mike from Belgium will perform at Hypersonic Music festival in Ho Chi Minh City on November 27.
Different aspects of the traditional Co Tu ethnic group's culture in central Quang Nam Province will be presented on the outskirts of Hanoi between August 19 and 23.
Vietnam’s Cinematography Department and the Italian Embassy in the country jointly held a workshop in Hanoi on July 22 to share experience in using film festivals to develop the film industry and promote cinematic achievements.
(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.
The National Committee for Traffic Safety and local ministries must take drastic measures to ensure traffic safety and order during spring festivals.
(VOV) - January and February are the most exciting months of the year in Vietnam with a variety of festivals organized throughout the nation on the occasion paying homage to Buddha, ancestors and praying for good fortune.
The Prime Minister has approved the National Strategy on Cultural Diplomacy through 2020, targeting more diverse and effective activities and promote Vietnamese cultural values around the world.
Vietnamese people living in New Zealand have established an organisation called VietkidsNZ with the goal of teaching the mother tongue for children of Vietnamese origin in an effort to preserve homeland culture for the next generations.
(VOV) -Tens of thousands of party-goers took to the streets for New Year celebrations across Vietnam.
(VOV) -A host of diverse activities are to be held throughout Ho Chi Minh City to welcome the New Year with main streets being decorated with colourful lights and crowded with visitors.
(VOV) -As many as 100 outstanding photos chosen from more than 4.400 entries to the Vietnam Heritage Photo Awards contest are being showcased at Vietnam Heritage Photo Exhibition 2014 which is taking place in Ho Chi Minh City on October 22-25.
(VOV) - Hue – an ancient city located in Vietnam’s central region is renowned for its many romantic and beautiful landscapes. In 1993 it was recognized by UNESCO as a world cultural heritage.
A photo exhibition entitled “To ke ban nghe” (I tell you my stories) came to the central province of Ninh Thuan on August 1 after its success in Hanoi, with 120 photos of daily life taken by ethnic children on display.
(VOV) - The Vietnam Union of Friendship Organisations (VUFO) and Vietnam Buddhist Sangha (VBS) in HCM City on April 11 held a ceremony to celebrate the traditional New Year festivals of Cambodia, Laos, Thailand and Myanmar.
(VOV) -Representatives of Laos, Thailand, Cambodia, Myanmar, India, and Sri Lankaparticipated in an artprogrammein Hanoi on April 8 to mark the traditional New Year festivals of these countries.