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Xoan singing has been saved: UNESCO

Xoan singing has been saved: UNESCO

Xoan singing, a folk music genre in Vietnam’s northern midland province of Phu Tho, has been removed from UNESCO’s List of Intangible Cultural Heritage in Need of Urgent Safeguarding and added to the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity.

Bai Choi singing wins UNESCO recognition

Bai Choi singing wins UNESCO recognition

Bai Choi singing, a folk music genre practised in Vietnam’s central region, has been added to the UNESCO Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity, according to the Department of Cultural Heritage under the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism.

Vietnamese folk singing genres seek UNESCO recognition

Vietnamese folk singing genres seek UNESCO recognition

Xoan singing and Bai choi singing, two forms of Vietnamese folk music, are among 35 cultural heritages applying to be added to the UNESCO Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity.

Cultural exchange nurtures Vietnam-Indonesian relations

Cultural exchange nurtures Vietnam-Indonesian relations

VOV.VN - The Indonesian Embassy in Hanoi held a Vietnam-Indonesia art performance exchange on November 22 with the support of the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) Association of Hanoi.

Ngoc Han's Ao Dai collection on show at UNESCO HQ

Ngoc Han's Ao Dai collection on show at UNESCO HQ

VOV.VN - Miss Vietnam 2010 Ngoc Han has been invited to attend a ‘Vietnam sea and islands – Endless Beauty’ event at Paris-based UNESCO Headquarters as a fashion designer after her impressive Ao Dai show during the APEC Economic Leaders' Meeting in Da Nang.

Tourism week honours natural heritage

Tourism week honours natural heritage

The beauty of Vietnam's natural heritage is the focus of activities at the Green Heritage Culture and Tourism Week, which opened in Hanoi on November 20.

Festival bangs loud gong sound in Gia Lai province

Festival bangs loud gong sound in Gia Lai province

The value of gong culture, a distinctive feature of the Central Highlands region and a Masterpiece of the Oral and Intangible Heritages of Humanity by UNESCO since 2005, was highlighted at a festival held in the Central Highland province of Gia Lai on November 16.

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.

Plan helps protect aquatic resources in Ha Long Bay

Plan helps protect aquatic resources in Ha Long Bay

Ha Long city in the northern coastal province of Quang Ninh has issued a plan on intensifying measures to protect aquatic resources in Ha Long Bay - a UNESCO-recognised World Heritage Site - during the 2017-2020 period.