The northern province of Lai Chau, situated 450km northwest of Hanoi, is not as popular a destination as Sa Pa in Lao Cai Province or Moc Chau in Son La Province. Yet it has a primitive and mysterious beauty that is well worth exploring.
The first weaving network for the traditional brocade of ethnic groups in the central and central highlands region has been launched connecting weaving groups and preserving the handicraft trade.
VOV.VN - The Tuyen Quang province People’s Committee in colloboration with Hanoi People’s Committee, will organise the 'Tuyen Quang Culture Week' at the Ly Thai To flower garden in Hanoi from August 30 to September 1.
VOV.VN - The invaluable cultural heritage of Vietnam’s 54 ethnic groups is of great importance in ensuring sustainable national development. The country has paid special attention to preserving and promoting cultural treasures.
VOV.VN -H’Hen Nie returned to her hometown on January 6 after achieving a Top 5 finish at the recent Miss Universe beauty pageant in Thailand.
VOV.VN - The Thai, one of Vietnam’s 54 ethnic groups, settle mainly in valleys near waterways which are suitable for growing wet rice and flax. The Thai live in stilt houses in which their culture and lifestyle have developed and are preserved.
VOV.VN - The third Central Ethnic Minority Culture Festival 2018 will take place in Tam Ky City of Central Quang Nam province from August 24-26, in the aim of preserving and promoting the cultural identities of Central ethnic minority groups in the renewal, integration and sustainable development process.
Social credit programmes have helped ethnic minorities in the Mekong Delta province of Tra Vinh escape poverty in recent years.
VOV.VN -The Ngay Kieng gio festival (or Mi seng phay hey dao in the Dao language, which means ‘avoiding wind’) was held in Binh Lieu district’s Dong Van commune in the northern province of Quang Ninh on May 18.
The sixth national festival of the art of Then singing and Tinh gourd lute of the Tay, Nung and Thai ethnic groups officially opened in Ha Giang city, the northernmost province of Ha Giang, on May 13.
VOV.VN - Vietnam has 54 ethnic groups, with the Kinh being the majority and the other groups making up 14% of the national population of 90 million people. The country has ensured human rights, including the right to equality among ethnic groups.
Czechs continue to prefer Slovaks the most of all ethnic groups and their perception of the Vietnamese improved in the past year, according to a CVVM poll.
VOV.VN - The villages of Thien Huong and Lao Xa in the Dong Van Karst Plateau of the northern mountain province of Ha Giang are top destinations for those seeking peaceful village life among stunning natural scenery.
The Central Highlands Dak Nong provincial chapter of the Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) will provide further care for the poor and ethnic minority groups in disadvantaged and border areas this year, said its Chairman Dieu Xuan Hung.
Vietnam has implemented a wide range of policies to preserve and promote cultural diversity among ethnic groups, considering it an extremely important factor to ensure peace, stability and sustainable development, a Vietnamese diplomat has said.
The Central Highlands province of Kon Tum will launch a project to aid the socio-economic development of households in ethnic and mountainous areas in the locality in 2017-2020.
VOV.VN - The 2017 culture festival of minority ethnic groups opened today (August 31) in the district of Moc Chau in northern Son La Province.
Visitors to the Culture-Tourism Village of Ethnic Groups near the capital will next month experience activities featuring the traditional cultures and customs of the ethnic minorities in the Central Highlands.
The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism always considers the management, preservation and promotion of traditional culture of ethnic minority groups one of urgent, strategic and long-term tasks, Minister Nguyen Ngoc Thien said at the Q&A session on June 14.
VOV.VN - The Vietnam National Village for Ethnic Culture and Tourism was inaugurated in October 2010, coinciding with the 1,000th founding anniversary of Thang Long-Hanoi. The village is an excellent place to learn about Vietnam’s 54 ethnic groups.