A seminar took place in Hanoi on December 5 introducing the project on improving the value chain of Vietnam’s handicraft sector for 2017-2020.
The Vietnam Furniture and Home Furnishing Fair (VIFA Home 2017) will return to HCM City this month, promoting locally-made wooden furniture, home decor and handicraft products in the domestic market.
VOV.VN - Hoi An lanterns with the logos of APEC Vietnam 2017 and central Quang Nam province will be presented as special gifts for delegates attending the ongoing APEC Finance Ministers Meeting October 19-21 in the ancient town of Hoi An.
VOV.VN - Over 250 exhibitors from Vietnam, China, Japan, the Republic of Korea, India, and Nepal are showcasing their handicraft and gift products at the Hanoi Gift Show that opened on October 17 in Hanoi.
VOV.VN - The launching ceremony of the ‘Golden Tour’ to Hanoi and a new tourism product themed ‘Vietnam’s traditional fondness of learning’ was held on October 10 at the Vietnam Fine Arts Museum.
VOV.VN - Dak Lak museum attracts 300,000 visitors a year, all coming to see the historical and cultural exhibits of Dak Lak province and the Central Highlands as a whole.
Saigon Underground Festival 2017 (SUF 2017) will be held from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. on May 20-21, at Vietopia, a venue of education, entertainment and indoor sports for children aged 3-14 in HCMC’s District 7.
VOV.VN - Churu culture leaves visitors to Vietnam’s Central Highlands with unforgettable memories. The Churu people have faithfully preserved their traditional costumes, folklore, and handicrafts.
VOV.VN - A handicraft festival showcasing the work of members of the Hue Craft Village, who create Vietnamese traditional as well as contemporary works has opened to live music, lively dancing and inspiring performances.
A large number of domestic and foreign exhibitors are showcasing their products at Lifestyle Vietnam 2017, one of the largest home décor and gifts fairs in Southeast Asia, from April 18-21 in Ho Chi Minh City.
Vietnamese handicraft firms need to make greater efforts to meet the requirements of foreign buyers, said participants at a seminar in Ho Chi Minh City on April 11.
Brick-kilns in residential quarters - and those using fossil fuel materials - in the southern province of Dong Nai must close no later than the end of this year, chairman of the provincial People’s Committee Tran Van Vinh announced in a recent conference in the province.
A few years ago, visitors to Bat Trang pottery village in Hanoi’s Gia Lam district would be greeted by a thick layer of smoke emitted from the kilns.
Experts have advised handicraft businesses to improve workers’ competence and increase value-chain connectivity to expand markets.
Vietnam attended the Francophone festival held in Yebles commune, Seine et Marne province, in the outskirts of Paris, on March 25-26.
The central province of Thua Thien Hue sees tourism as an important tool to preserve and develop handicraft villages in its villages’ development plan to 2020 with a vision to 2030.
The export value of Vietnam’s handicraft products has averaged US$1.6 billion per year since 2000.
Vietnam’s rattan, bamboo and sedge products export value to the United States reached US$212.1 million in the first 10 months of 2016, a year-on-year rise of 1%, according to data from the General Department of Vietnam Customs.
VOV.VN - An installation art exhibition introducing the public to Hanoi’s finest traditional handicrafts has opened at the Ly Thai To Flower Park at Hoan Kiem Lake in Hanoi.
An exhibition featuring handicraft products from Hanoi has been held in at Ly Thai To Square in Hanoi, attracting a large number of managers, enterprises and visitors.