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Vietnam war-inspired art on show in Malaysia

Vietnam war-inspired art on show in Malaysia

Artworks inspired by conflicting fragments of lives, people and turmoil during wartime in Vietnam are on display at an exhibition of paintings and sculptures in Malaysia.

Protecting Ha Long Bay’s aqua resources

Protecting Ha Long Bay’s aqua resources

VOV.VN - Quang Ninh provincial authorities have imposed a fishing ban in the core area of Ha Long Bay after investigations of fishing activities in Ha Long Bay and Bai Tu Long Bay. The province has launched a campaign to protect local marine resources.

Vietnam, Mozambique strengthen relations

Vietnam, Mozambique strengthen relations

VOV.VN - Vietnam and Mozambique have agreed to promote high-level exchanges, and step up cooperation and mutual support at global forums, contributing to world peace on the basis of resolving conflicts by peaceful means in accordance with international law.

Club helps love-duet songs echo

Club helps love-duet songs echo

Twenty-five years after it was set up, a Quan ho or love-duet singing club in the northern province of Bac Ninh has become a familiar venue for local people of generations to practice, helping preserve the folk singing recognized by UNESCO as intangible cultural heritage of humanity.

Quang Binh cave festival kicks off

Quang Binh cave festival kicks off

Son Doong Cave in central Quang Binh province has been recognised as the world’s largest and most beautiful natural cave by the World Records Union and the World Record Association.

Quang Nam Heritage Festival 2017 promotes local culture to the world

Quang Nam Heritage Festival 2017 promotes local culture to the world

VOV.VN -The sixth Quang Nam Heritage Festival 2017 intends to promote local traditional culture to international friends. The event is hosted by the Quang Nam provincial People’s Committee, the Ministry of Culture, Sports, and Tourism, and the Vietnam National Commission for UNESCO.

UNESCO launches drawing contest for school children

UNESCO launches drawing contest for school children

VOV.VN -The UNESCO Centre for Culture and Education in collaboration with the Top Art Centre in Ho Chi Minh City launched a drawing contest today (June 9) asking children to make a drawing of how they see Vietnam.

Vietnam explores cultural-religious heritage tourism

Vietnam explores cultural-religious heritage tourism

Vietnam holds huge potential for cultural and spiritual tourism thanks to its diversity in terms of culture, customs and traditions, which have been shaped and practised across the nation for thousands of years.

Historical records on Hoi An on display

Historical records on Hoi An on display

Nearly 80 documents recording the history of the Hoi An ancient town, a UNESCO-recognised world heritage site in the central province of Quang Nam, are being showcased at an exhibition that opened in the town’s museum on June 6.

Coral diving on Cham Islands in Hoi An

Coral diving on Cham Islands in Hoi An

Apart from the picturesque landscapes, visitors to Cham Islands off Hoi An City, located in central Vietnam, are also mesmerized by its diverse range of coral species.