India’s Punjabi folk dances wow audiences in Ben Tre
India’s Punjabi folk dances wow audiences in Ben Tre

An Indian Punjabi folk dance cultural exchange programme was held in the southern province of Ben Tre on January 24 to mark 52 years of diplomatic relations between Vietnam and India (January 7, 1972-2024) and 74 years of the Indian Republic Day (January 26, 1950-2024).

India’s Punjabi folk dances wow audiences in Ben Tre
Vietnam ranks 49th on global beauty chart
Vietnam ranks 49th on global beauty chart

VOV.VN - Vietnam earned a total of 3,669 points in order to finish 49th on the global beauty rankings in 2023, compiled by Missosology, the world’s leading publication on beauty pageants.

Vietnam ranks 49th on global beauty chart
Diverse activities to mark Trang An's 10th anniversary as world heritage site
Diverse activities to mark Trang An's 10th anniversary as world heritage site

VOV.VN - The northern province of Ninh Binh is expected to celebrate a decade of being recognised as a world cultural and natural heritage by UNESCO with a wide range of activities taking place throughout the year.

Diverse activities to mark Trang An's 10th anniversary as world heritage site
Vietnamese fashion designer debuts new collections in China
Vietnamese fashion designer debuts new collections in China

VOV.VN - New collections of Yếm (Vietnamese bodice) and Áo Dài (traditional long dress) created by fashion designer Thuy Nguyen have been presented at Harbin Fashion Week held in China.

Vietnamese fashion designer debuts new collections in China
Nine paintings of Vietnamese children to vie for international contest in Japan
Nine paintings of Vietnamese children to vie for international contest in Japan

VOV.VN - Nine paintings of Vietnamese children have been selected to compete in the Toyota Dream Car Art Contest, an event which is scheduled to take place in February in Japan.

Nine paintings of Vietnamese children to vie for international contest in Japan
Japan’s wood-engraved painting exhibition highlights Vietnamese fine arts
Japan’s wood-engraved painting exhibition highlights Vietnamese fine arts

VOV.VN - Japan’s wood-engraved fine art works featuring Vietnamese culture were displayed on January 23 at Van Mieu, also known as the Temple of Literature, in Hanoi.

Japan’s wood-engraved painting exhibition highlights Vietnamese fine arts
Crafting clay dragon-shaped money savings boxes for Tet celebration
Crafting clay dragon-shaped money savings boxes for Tet celebration

VOV.VN - Craftsmen based in Lai Thieu village in the southern province of Binh Duong are racing against time as they make clay dragon-shaped money savings boxes which are in high demand ahead of the Lunar New Year, known locally as Tet.

Crafting clay dragon-shaped money savings boxes for Tet celebration
Ban flower festival to ignite National Tourism Year - Dien Bien Phu 2024
Ban flower festival to ignite National Tourism Year - Dien Bien Phu 2024

The Ban Flower Festival, a highlight of the National Tourism Year 2024, is set to open in the northern mountainous province of Dien Bien on March 16.

Ban flower festival to ignite National Tourism Year - Dien Bien Phu 2024
Art programme strengthens Vietnam-India friendship
Art programme strengthens Vietnam-India friendship

The Department of Culture and Sports of Binh Dinh province and the Indian Embassy in Ho Chi Minh City jointly held an art exchange programme on January 21.

Art programme strengthens Vietnam-India friendship
Chung cake making village in Hanoi hustles ahead of Tet
Chung cake making village in Hanoi hustles ahead of Tet

VOV.VN - Located in Thanh Tri district of Hanoi, Tranh Khuc village specialises in making Banh Chung (square glutinous rice cake) and is full of villagers hastily producing the festive delicacy for the Lunar New Year festival, which begins in just over two weeks.

Chung cake making village in Hanoi hustles ahead of Tet