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Xo Dang in the Central Highlands

Xo Dang in the Central Highlands

VOV.VN - Vietnam’s 54 ethnic groups begins a series on the Xo Dang, an indigenous people of Vietnam’s Central Highlands.

Buon Ma Thuot Coffee Festival concludes

Buon Ma Thuot Coffee Festival concludes

The sixth Buon Ma Thuot Coffee and the 2017 Central Highlands Gong Culture Festival concluded in Buon Ma Thuot city in the Central Highlands province of Dak Lak on March 13.

Daklak to hold tours of coffee processing facilities

Daklak to hold tours of coffee processing facilities

Daklak, the nation’s biggest coffee growing area, will launch a tour program in which guests can visit coffee processing facilities and gain hands-on knowledge of the cultural space of Gong which was recognized by UNESCO as an intangible cultural heritage of humanity.

Folk music of the K’ho

Folk music of the K’ho

VOV.VN - The K’ho has a treasury of folk music that include a variety of musical instruments: gongs, Sogor drums, and instruments fashioned from gourds or bamboo.

Top tourist destinations in Buon Ma Thuot

Top tourist destinations in Buon Ma Thuot

Buon Ma Thuot is the capital and also the most popular destination in Vietnam’s Central Highlands. It attracts visitors by the immense coffee forest, the unique gong culture, and spectacular natural scenery.

Conference reviews Central Highland gong culture preservation

Conference reviews Central Highland gong culture preservation

Localities in the Central Highlands received praise for their efforts over the last decade to preserve and promote the cultural practices surrounding the use of gongs, which were recognised by UNESCO as an Oral Masterpiece and Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity in 2005.

Dak Lak welcomes over 82,000 tourists during Tet

Dak Lak welcomes over 82,000 tourists during Tet

The Central Highland province of Dak Lak received over 82,000 visitors during the Lunar New Year (Tet) holiday this year, up 55% compared with last year, according to the provincial Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism.

Gia Lai works hard to preserve ethnic cultural identities

Gia Lai works hard to preserve ethnic cultural identities

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

Gong culture exhibition opens in Dak Lak

Gong culture exhibition opens in Dak Lak

Over 300 documents, images and artifacts on the distinctive gong culture of Vietnam's Central Highlands are currently on display at an exhibition at the Vietnam Museum of Ethnology in Dak Lak.

A glimpse of Sapa

A glimpse of Sapa

(VOV) - Sapa town in northern Lao Cai province holds a number of interesting things for visitors to discover.

US Church vows to protect environment in Vietnam

US Church vows to protect environment in Vietnam

Vice President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) Central Committee Le Ba Trinh received a delegation from the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints led by President of the Church’s Asia Area Gerrit W. Gong in Hanoi on December 7.

Folk culture featured at SEA and Japanese youth exchange program

Folk culture featured at SEA and Japanese youth exchange program

(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).