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Coral reefs revived on Cham Islands

Coral reefs revived on Cham Islands

VOV.VN - Coral is considered the under-ocean home to aquatic species. Since 2012 experts of the Nha Trang Institute of Oceanography have helped Cham islanders in Quang Nam province revive the polyped stony corals by farming techniques.

An Giang attracts over US$1 billion in investment in 10 months

An Giang attracts over US$1 billion in investment in 10 months

The Mekong Delta province of An Giang has attracted 78 projects with total registered capital of VND24.8 trillion (US$1.06 billion) in the first 10 months of the year, a year-on-year increase of 6.85% in the number of projects and 2.97 times in capital, according to the provincial Department of Planning and Investment.

Xo Dang epics add color to Central Highlands ethnic culture

Xo Dang epics add color to Central Highlands ethnic culture

VOV.VN - Like the epics of other ethnic groups in Vietnam’s Central Highlands, the epics of the Xo Dang people provide a view of a certain historical period, depicting people’s daily lives and their struggle to protect their land and communities.

Ninh Thuan province works to develop cultural tourism

Ninh Thuan province works to develop cultural tourism

The south central coastal province of Ninh Thuan is calling for investment in infrastructure and restoration and upgrade of cultural historic relic sites in a move to sustainably develop cultural tourism.

Cham’s traditional craft of pottery to seek UNESCO recognition

Cham’s traditional craft of pottery to seek UNESCO recognition

The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism has asked the south central province of Ninh Thuan to compile a dossier on the Cham people’s traditional craft of pottery to apply for UNESCO recognition as an intangible cultural heritage in need of urgent safeguarding.

Ly Son islanders urged not to use plastic bags, straws

Ly Son islanders urged not to use plastic bags, straws

The International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) has launched a communication campaign to cut the use of plastic bags on Ly Son island, as a prelude to its sea turtle conservation programme on the island.

Cham ethnic people preserve traditional craft villages

Cham ethnic people preserve traditional craft villages

VOV.VN - Vietnam has about 160,000 Cham ethnic who live in central coastal and southern regions. Wherever they are, they continue to preserve their culture, exemplified by their traditional craft villages.

Folk games of the Cham people in Ninh Thuan

Folk games of the Cham people in Ninh Thuan

VOV.VN - A majority of the population in Ninh Thuan province are Cham. They have preserved their traditional festivals and folk games both for enjoyment and strengthening community bonds.

Ministry recognises Cham festival

Ministry recognises Cham festival

Kate Festival, the largest traditional festival of Vietnam’s Cham ethnic minority people, has been recognised by the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism as an intangible cultural heritage.

Vietnam promotes ethnic minority language preservation

Vietnam promotes ethnic minority language preservation

The teaching and learning of spoken and written ethnic minority languages in Vietnam is facing a range of difficulties, heard a seminar held by the Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) Central Committee’s Advisory Council for Ethnic Affairs in Hanoi on October 18.

Vietnam strives to preserve My Son heritage site

Vietnam strives to preserve My Son heritage site

Vietnam has been implementing a major project to preserve My Son heritage site in the central province of Quang Nam after the ancient religious relic was recognised as a World Heritage site in 1999.