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Bai choi enters UNESCO’s heritage list

Bai choi enters UNESCO’s heritage list

VOV.VN - Bai choi, a folk music genre practiced in central Vietnam, has been officially recognized as an Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity by UNESCO.

Hoi An ancient town welcomes the New Year

Hoi An ancient town welcomes the New Year

VOV.VN - Special programs will be held in the ancient town of Hoi An to welcome the New Year, said the Centre for Culture and Sports of Hoi An City on December 14.

Top 5 best youth destinations in 2017

Top 5 best youth destinations in 2017

VOV.VN - Windmill cake shop in Da Lat and Nguyen Hue pedestrian street in HCM City, to name a few, are popular check-in places for young travellers in 2017.

Nguyen Hoang night market in Quang Nam

Nguyen Hoang night market in Quang Nam

In the World Heritage-listed town of Hoi An in Quang Nam Province, there is a night market on Nguyen Hoang Street which is worth visiting.

Vietnam’s efforts to preserve and promote national heritages

Vietnam’s efforts to preserve and promote national heritages

VOV.VN - A country with 54 ethnic groups, Vietnam boasts many unique tangible and intangible heritages. Together with the support of its citizens, the Vietnamese government has carried out numerous policies to preserve and promote the national treasures.

Sharp rise in seriously ill mental patients

Sharp rise in seriously ill mental patients

There has been a sharp year-on-year increase in the number of people suffering from serious mental illnesses, according to a senior official of the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs (MoLISA).

Black sesame sweet soup, a popular dessert in Hoi An

Black sesame sweet soup, a popular dessert in Hoi An

Black sesame sweet soup, a sweet, commonly served after meals as a mid afternoon snack, is a smooth and luscious soup with a rich toasted sesame taste that’s particularly popular in Hoi An ancient city.

Hoi An a hotspot for foreign stars

Hoi An a hotspot for foreign stars

VOV.VN - Hoi An is one of the most attractive destinations for foreign tourists in Vietnam. A number of international celebrities have chosen the ancient city as their ideal vacation spot, including Hollywood actor Gerard Butler, Korean star Kim Ah Joong, and Chinese actress Charmaine Sheh.

Korean Andong Culture Day held in Hoi An

Korean Andong Culture Day held in Hoi An

The Andong Cultural Day is taking place at 106 Bach Dang street in the UNESCO-recognised ancient town of Hoi An from November 14-16, featuring Vietnamese and Korean traditional culture.

On the verge of another Chinese investing wave

On the verge of another Chinese investing wave

On the occasion of Communist Party of China General Secretary and President Xi Jinping’s state visit to Vietnam on November 11 and 12, VIR reporter looks into China’s latest investment movements in Vietnam.

APEC leaders’ wives tour ancient Hoi An city

APEC leaders’ wives tour ancient Hoi An city

VOV.VN - President Quang’s wife Nguyen Thi Hien and APEC leaders and their wives toured the ancient city of Hoi An in the central province of Quang Nam on the morning of November 11.

Hoi An ready to welcome senior APEC leaders

Hoi An ready to welcome senior APEC leaders

VOV.VN - Residents of the ancient town of Hoi An, in the central province of Quang Nam, have hastily restored the city to its former glory in the aftermath of typhoon Damrey. The city is now ready to welcome senior APEC leaders and their wives for visit on November 11.

PM Phuc wades through floodwater to visit Hoi An people

PM Phuc wades through floodwater to visit Hoi An people

VOV.VN - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc waded through floodwater along streets of Hoi An ancient city on the afternoon of November 7 to inspect losses caused by storms and floods and encouraged residents to take drastic recovery efforts.