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Hanoi expects to welcome 23 million visitors in 2017

Hanoi expects to welcome 23 million visitors in 2017

1/12/2017 - 16:24

(VOVworld) – Hanoi has set a target of attracting 23 million tourists this year, 11% more than last year.

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Dong Thap launches tourism week

Dong Thap launches tourism week

1/8/2017 - 15:52

(VOVworld) – “Dong Thap Tourism Week – 2017” began from Saturday to promote traditional craft villages, particularly Sa Dec flower village which grows over 200 kinds of flowers.

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Ao Dai fashion house opens to tourists

Ao Dai fashion house opens to tourists

12/16/2016 - 17:21

(VOVworld) – Lanhuong Fashion House in Au Co road by Hanoi’s West Lake is an attractive new place on Hanoi’s tourism map.

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Crafts of the Kho Mu

Crafts of the Kho Mu

12/13/2016 - 16:34

(VOVworld) – In the past the Kho Mu practiced a nomadic life and depended on nature. They made simple farm tools and utensils from wood and bamboo which are still used today.

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Exploring craft streets in Hanoi’s Old Quarter

Exploring craft streets in Hanoi’s Old Quarter

12/3/2016 - 15:04

(VOVworld) – Hanoi’s Department of Tourism has organized free-guided tours to explore craft streets and distinctive features of Hanoi’s Old Quarter.

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Dong Thap farmers make fortune growing straw mushrooms

Dong Thap farmers make fortune growing straw mushrooms

12/1/2016 - 15:24

(VOVworld) – Growing mushrooms is a traditional craft of Lai Vung district in Dong Thap province. To meet a growing demand, local farmers have applied a greenhouse mushroom cultivation model to boost productivity and quality.

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Bazaar brings minorities’ traditional handicrafts to urban dwellers

Bazaar brings minorities’ traditional handicrafts to urban dwellers

11/30/2016 - 10:27

(VOVworld) – Every year in November, the Center for Handicraft Research, Linkage and Development (Craft Link) holds a bazaar to showcase the traditional handmade products of a range of ethnic groups to consumers in Hanoi. The event aims to help minority people preserve their culture and improve their livelihoods through production and marketing.

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Visiting Hai Minh carpentry village

Visiting Hai Minh carpentry village

11/4/2016 - 8:01

(VOVworld)- Hai Minh village in Hai Hau district, Nam Dinh province is a destination for fans of wooden furniture and wood carved products. Wood products from Hai Minh are diverse ranging from those with simple ancient styles to those with elaborate carvings.

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Papoose of the K’ho

Papoose of the K’ho

11/2/2016 - 17:47

(VOVworld) – The papoose is an indispensable item in the daily life of the K’ho and ethnic groups in the central highlands. VOV introduces the craft of weaving papoose and its position in the life of the K’ho.

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H’Yam Bkrong devoted to preserving the traditional brocade weaving of the Ede people

H’Yam Bkrong devoted to preserving the traditional brocade weaving of the Ede people

11/1/2016 - 19:09

(VOVworld) – Ms. H’Yam Bkrong from Ea Kao commune, Buon Ma Thuot city of Dac Lak province is devoted to the traditional brocade weaving of the Ede ethnic people. H’Yam Bkrong is not only a prestigious village head but also the founder of the brocading weaving cooperative which has generated jobs for more than 100 local women.

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A contest to promote traditional vocational village heritage

A contest to promote traditional vocational village heritage

10/25/2016 - 16:37

(VOVworld) – The Hanoi Department of Culture and Sports held a contest entitled “Heritage of my generation”on October 22. This was part of a program to promote traditional vocational villages.

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Tourism infor-center serves tourists better

Tourism infor-center serves tourists better

10/25/2016 - 9:33

(VOVworld) - A tourism information centre opened in Hanoi recently, promising to bring tourists more options to discover the capital city and beautiful places nearby. The centre, managed by the Hanoi Department of Tourism, aims to promote the city’s tourism and serve tourists better.

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Making incense in Xa Kieu traditional craft village

Making incense in Xa Kieu traditional craft village

10/21/2016 - 10:55

(VOVworld) - Incense has a special significance in the spiritual life in many Asian countries, including Vietnam. Burning incense is part of Vietnamese culture and beliefs. In today’s show, we’ll take you on a tour to the Xa Kieu traditional craft village to find out how incense sticks are made.

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Shopping at weekend agriculture fair

Shopping at weekend agriculture fair

10/15/2016 - 16:08

(VOVworld) – Shopping at weekend agriculture fair has been a habit of many people in Ho Chi Minh City. The city has organized agriculture fairs at weekend to sell safe products as part of its management of food safety and hygiene.

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Photo exhibition featuring memories of Hanoi

Photo exhibition featuring memories of Hanoi

10/11/2016 - 10:27

(VOVworld) – On the 62nd anniversary of the Liberation Day of Hanoi on October 10, the Hanoi Old Quarter Culture Exchange Center is exhibiting more than 60 photos taken by 23 amateur photographers.

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The rustic pottery art of Hương Canh

 The rustic pottery art of Hương Canh

10/10/2016 - 14:59

(VOVworld) – For centuries, the Vietnamese people have had a folk saying: “Móng Cái porcelain, Hương Canh jars”, to compliment two of the best-quality terracotta brands in the northern region. Ceramic products made by Hương Canh artisans are famous for their outstanding durability, and their ability to waterproof and block out light, which help fully preserve the food inside for...

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Photo exhibition about Hanoi opens

Photo exhibition about Hanoi opens

10/9/2016 - 16:42

(VOVworld) – Seventy photos capturing the images of Hanoi in the past and at present are on display at downtown Hanoi.

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Vietnamese traditional folk painting and its preservation

Vietnamese traditional folk painting and its preservation

10/9/2016 - 16:07

(VOVworld) -The exhibition titled “Twelve Typical Kinds of Vietnamese Folk Paintings”, co organized by the Hanoi Museum and the Hanoi Ceramic Museum, is continuing in Hanoi. Along side it is a thematic seminar with the participation of artisans, specialists, and researchers in the field of traditional fine art nationwide. The event is intended to give audiences a general understanding of...

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Tourism promotes Vietnam’s Ao dai

Tourism promotes Vietnam’s Ao dai

10/7/2016 - 17:49

(VOVworld) – A festival of Vietnamese traditional costumes or Ao dai will take place from October 14 – 16 at Thang Long Imperial Citadel.

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Nam Dinh province embraces traditional values

Nam Dinh province embraces traditional values

10/7/2016 - 16:53

(VOVworld)- Located in the southeast of the Red River Delta, Nam Dinh province retains many traditions, customs, beliefs, festivals, traditional crafts, and historical and cultural relics. The province has become a popular tourist destination in recent years.

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