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Quang Binh’s festivals granted national heritage titles

Quang Binh’s festivals granted national heritage titles

The Ma Coong ethnic minority group’s drum beating festival and traditional boat racing on Kien Giang River in the central province of Quang Binh have been officially recognised as national intangible cultural heritages by the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism.

More national heritages recognised

More national heritages recognised

Central Thanh Hoa province’s intangible heritages – Tro Chieng Festival and Sing and Dance under Bon Tree Festival - have been recorgnised as national culture intangible heritages by the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism.

Nguyen Dynasty documents on display

Nguyen Dynasty documents on display

King Minh Mang’s various administrative and royal documents under the Nguyen Dynasty (1802-1945) are on display at an exhibition that opened in Hanoi on November 22.

Promoting Hue singing- a national heritage

Promoting Hue singing- a national heritage

(VOV) - Hue singing has been recognized by the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism as a national intangible cultural heritage. Many efforts have been made to preserve and promote this unique art form.

Unique architecture of ancient towers in Tay Ninh

Unique architecture of ancient towers in Tay Ninh

A visit to the southern province of Tay Ninh would not be complete without a journey to Binh Thanh Cham Tower, which is known as one of the most attractive destinations of the area.

President Ho Chi Minh relic site

President Ho Chi Minh relic site

(VOV) - The President Ho Chi Minh relic site at the Presidential Palace was recognized as a special national relic site under the Prime Minister’s Decision in 2009 and has now become an attractive destination for numerous tourists.

Bahnar epics become national heritage

Epics passed down many generations of the Bahnar ethnic minority community in the Central Highland province of Gia Lai were awarded a certificate recognising them part of the national intangible heritage on April 24.

Twelve artefacts gain new status

Twelve artefacts gain new status

The Prime Minister just signed a decision to bestow the title of "national treasure" to 12 objects of unique national heritage. Here's the rundown of the newly recognised treasure.

Rock masterpiece at Ghenh Da Dia in Phu Yen province

Rock masterpiece at Ghenh Da Dia in Phu Yen province

(VOV) -Stretching along the central coast of Vietnam, the province of Phu Yen is blessed with the Ghềnh Đá Đĩa (The Cliff of Stone Plates), a masterpiece of stone gifted by nature, recognised as a national heritage.

Vinh Moc tunnels – a legendary treasure

Vinh Moc tunnels – a legendary treasure

(VOV) -Vinh Moc tunnel complex, nowadays infamous as an underground miniaturized village, in the central province of Quang Tri, was the largest tunnel system in the demilitarized zone (DMZ) of Vietnam during the Vietnam War.

Thung Nai seen as Ha Long Bay on land

Thung Nai seen as Ha Long Bay on land

(VOV) -With a perfect combination of mountains, forests, and peaceful lakes, Thung Nai in the northern province of Hoa Binh has become the epitome of poetic landscapes, attracting tourists from all corners of the world.

Wartime Prison recognized as National Heritage

Wartime Prison recognized as National Heritage

(VOV) - The Ba Ria-Vung Tau provincial People’s Committee on March 23 received a government certificate recognizing Con Dao Prison as special National Heritage site.

Tay ethnic performances become national heritage

Tay ethnic performances become national heritage

The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism has added Then singing and Long Tong festival of the Tay ethnic minority groups to the list of national intangible cultural heritage.