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Bac Giang strengthens actions to safeguard Ca tru art

Bac Giang strengthens actions to safeguard Ca tru art

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.

Hanoi – UNESCO’s Creative City in Design category

Hanoi – UNESCO’s Creative City in Design category

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.

Halong Bay marathon to be held this weekend

Halong Bay marathon to be held this weekend

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.

Cao Bang promotes tourism development

Cao Bang promotes tourism development

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.

Quang Nam rakes in VND4,400 billion in tourism revenue

Quang Nam rakes in VND4,400 billion in tourism revenue

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.

Weaving – traditional craft of Tay ethnic minority

Weaving – traditional craft of Tay ethnic minority

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.