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My Son heritage site restoration completed

My Son heritage site restoration completed

The restoration of a recently-discovered ancient road in the My Son Sanctuary - a UNESCO World Heritage Site in the central province of Quang Nam - has been completed.

Phuc Giang school woodblocks displayed in Hanoi

Phuc Giang school woodblocks displayed in Hanoi

Phuc Giang School woodblocks, a UNESCO Documentary Heritage by Memory of the World Committee for Asia and the Pacific, are on show at an exhibition in Hanoi that opened on May 23.

UNESCO-recognised heritages to feature at Hue Festival 2018

UNESCO-recognised heritages to feature at Hue Festival 2018

Heritage items recognized by UNESCO will be highlighted at the biennial Hue Festival of which the next edition is set to take place from April 24- May 2, 2018, according to tentative programming announced by the local government.

Work starts for big tourism complex in Cat Ba Islands

Work starts for big tourism complex in Cat Ba Islands

Work started on May 14 on the first phase of a big ecological tourism complex on Cat Ba Islands in the northern port city of Hai Phong, which is projected to be Vietnam’s first carbon-free tourism area.

Da Nang geared toward being world’s next top golf destination

Da Nang geared toward being world’s next top golf destination

The growing interest in central Vietnam’s potential to become the world’s next great golf destination was on display earlier this week, when the first of two major golf conferences scheduled for Da Nang this year took place in and around the budding beach city.

Ambassador Pham Sanh Chau, a diplomat of heritages

Ambassador Pham Sanh Chau, a diplomat of heritages

VOV.VN - “If you want to do something extraordinary, you must have extraordinary aspiration”, says Ambassador Pham Sanh Chau, Assistant Minister of Foreign Affairs, and Special Representative of the Prime Minister of Vietnam on UNESCO Affairs.

Quang Nam Heritage Festival on the horizon

Quang Nam Heritage Festival on the horizon

The 2017 Quang Nam Heritage Festival will take place from June 7-14, through which the central province hopes to turn tourism into a spearhead economic sector with a focus on maritime tourism.

Deputy PM meets Japanese leaders

Deputy PM meets Japanese leaders

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh met Japanese leaders during his ongoing visit to Japan from May 8-10 at the invitation of Japanese Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida.

Dossiers on expanded Ha Long Bay under scrutiny

Dossiers on expanded Ha Long Bay under scrutiny

VOV.VN - The International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) on May 5 held the fourth meeting in the northern port city of Hai Phong to update the progress of drafting dossiers re-applying for UNESCO’s recognition of Ha Long Bay in Quang Ninh.

Giong festival attracts visitors

Giong festival attracts visitors

The Giong Festival began in Phu Dong village, Gia Lam district, Hanoi, on May 2 or the seventh day of the fourth month of the lunar calendar, attracting many tourists.

UNESCO values Vietnam’s contributions

UNESCO values Vietnam’s contributions

Vietnam has made practical and concrete contributions to realising the mission of the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO), the head of the UN agency said.