World Tapas Day (June 18), the second of its kind in Vietnam, was celebrated in a unique cultural – fashion space in Hanoi on June 20.
The first ballet based on “Truyen Kieu” (The Tale of Kieu) - the 18th century poetic masterpiece by the great poet Nguyen Du was staged at the HCM City Opera House on June 20.
The sixth International Yoga Day, themed “Yoga from home”, drew nearly 3,000 yogis at home and abroad in the northern province of Quang Ninh on June 21.
VOV.VN - Folk games, a common childhood memory of many generations of Vietnamese people, are gradually fading in modern society. More efforts from both authorities and communities are needed to preserve these invaluable pieces of cultural heritage for future generations.
The Vietnam-France Friendship Association in Ho Chi Minh City and the city’s Youth Cultural House co-organised a music festival on June 19 night to mark the 50th anniversary of the Francophonie.
VOV.VN - Hoan Kiem lake in Hanoi is set to feature a wide range of fairs and festivals between June 26 and June 28 as a means of boosting the capital’s tourism industry.
The soundtrack to pop star Son Tung's documentary has topped Vietnam's iTunes charts, entering the top 10 in several other countries following domestic release.
VOV.VN - For many people, tea is not just a drink. Tea drinking has become an elegant hobby enjoyed by many Vietnamese people and Hanoians in particular.
VOV.VN - The South China Morning Post (SCMP) has published an article detailing the journey of Vietnamese Banh Mi to conquer the world.
Traditional beekeeping in U Minh and Tran Van Thoi districts in the southernmost province of Ca Mau was recently recognised as a national intangible heritage by the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism.
VOV.VN - More than 80 European dancers will take part in a street carnival as part of the Sam Son Sea Festival 2020, scheduled to take place between June 26-27 in the north-central coastal province of Thanh Hoa.
People in Hanoi will have an opportunity to explore Spanish cuisine at the World Tapa Day to be held in the capital on June 20.
VOV.VN - With the 11th Hue Festival scheduled to get underway between August 28 and September 2, the main activities of the event were recently announced by the festival’s organising board.
VOV.VN - H’Hen Nie, a Top 5 finisher at Miss Universe 2018, was joined by many beauty queens as they returned to the stage for a fashion show held in Ho Chi Minh City following a long suspension to all entertainment activities for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) fight.
VOV.VN - Renowned media outlet Reuters of the UK has recently published an article titled “Vietnamese schoolgirl creates art from the chaos of the coronavirus”, in which it details the story of the 10-year-old Nguyen Doi Chung Anh and her paintings that depict the country’s fight against the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).
VOV.VN - Ngoc Han, Miss Vietnam 2010, participated in a press conference on June 16 alongside many other beauty queens to launch a national marathon championship by Tien Phong (Vanguard) newspaper in Hanoi.
VOV.VN - A fashion show honouring the Ao Dai, a Vietnamese traditional long dress, took place during the Hoi An Memories Show on June 14 in the ancient town of Hoi An in the central province of Quang Nam.
VOV.VN - The Vietnam National Village for Ethnic Culture and Tourism in Hanoi’s outlying Son Tay district has begun celebrations ahead of Vietnam Family Day 2020 on June 28, with a string of activities set to take place throughout June, including a recreation of a typical festival of the Gia Rai ethnic group.
VOV.VN - The silk weaving cooperative in Nam Cao village, Thai Binh province, gives children hands-on experience with silk weaving.
A photoshoot at the majestic Cham towers in Binh Dinh province lends traditional Vietnamese martial arts a spiritual ambience.