Authorities and people of the northern province of Bac Giang have made great efforts to preserve and carry forwards the values of the art of Ca tru (ceremonial singing), aiming to removing the art from UNESCO’s List of Intangible Cultural Heritage in Need of Urgent Safeguarding.
The UN Women and UNESCO in Vietnam jointly held a policy dialogue on the youth’s scientific research activities in Hanoi on December 3 as part of the 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence campaign.
Vietnam made its debut as the world's leading heritage destination on November 29, winning the category at the World Travel Awards (WTA) held in Muscat, Oman.
VOV.VN - A 3-day program themed “Origin and Aspiration” was held in the northern midland province of Phu Tho last week to promote the unique local culture, especially the Vietnamese people’s worship of Mother Goddesses.
VOV.VN - UNESCO has designated 66 cities around the world in its Creative Cities Network.There are 140 creative spaces in Vietnam, 60 of them in Hanoi, which offer diversified art genres: fine arts, fashion, architecture, cinematography, and street festivals.
The Halong Bay Heritage Marathon 2019 will be held on November 24 at the home of the World’s Natural Heritage Site recognised by UNESCO, Ha Long Bay, in Quang Ninh province.
VOV.VN - The ancient town of Hoi An is to offer free tickets to the Old Quarter and Thanh Ha pottery village on December 4 to commemorate the 20th anniversary of UNESCO’s recognition of Hoi An as a World Cultural Heritage site.
VOV.VN - The Krong No volcanic cave system, in the Central Highland province of Dak Nong, has been nominated by the Global Geoparks Network for UNESCO recognition as a global geological park.
The Culture, and Sports Department of the central province of Thua Thien-Hue is compiling a scientific dossier for Hue folk singing to seek UNESCO’s recognition as part of the world intangible heritage.
VOV.VN - Kon Tum, a north-central highlands province, is home to 28 ethnic minority groups. Each of them has its own unique culture, traditions, and festivals, which have been preserved and promoted.
A photo exhibition is being held at the Korean Cultural Centre in Hanoi to introduce beauty and history of Baekje Historic Areas, a UNESCO world heritage site.
Traditional and contemporary Dong Ho folk paintings are being showcased at an exhibition opened at the Vietnam National Fine Arts Museum in Hanoi on October 31.
VOV.VN - The Vietnam Tourism and Cultural Heritage Festival 2019 is set to transpire at the Vietnam Cultural Arts Exhibition Center in Hanoi from November 21-26.
VOV.VN - The Non Nuoc Cao Bang Geopark in Cao Bang province, recognized by UNESCO as a global geopark, covers Trung Khanh and Quang Uyen district.
VOV.VN - Cao Bang, a border mountain province with many historical relic sites and beautiful landscapes, has defined border trade and tourism the two economic spearheads for its future development.
A Vietnamese Cuisine Day in France will be held in Perpignan, France this week.
Over 14 years of holding, the annual photo exhibition has left good imprints in the public and become an unmissable occasion for photography enthusiasts and the locals every October.
VOV.VN - With Liberation Day in Hanoi only a day away, every corner of the capital has been decorated with national flags, colourful lights, flowers, and slogans to mark the event which originally took place on October 10, 1954.
VOV.VN - The central province of Quang Nam earned approximately VND4,400 billion in tourism revenue during the first nine months of the year, according to figures released by the Quang Nam Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism.
VOV.VN - Brocades are typical weaving and sewing products of the Tay people in the northern mountainous province of Cao Bang. They are well-known for their colorful patterns which have been passed from generation to generation. The craft is most active in Phu Ngoc commune, Ha Quang district.