Culture and tourism development in Vietnam

Culture and tourism development in Vietnam

(VOVworld) – Vietnam has seven world cultural heritages recognized by UNESCO, 44,000 scenic spots and historical sites, and 8,000 festivals. In recent years Vietnam have concentrated on promoting these...
Vietnam’s cultural identity affirmed globally

Vietnam’s cultural identity affirmed globally

(VOVworld)-Vietnam’s cultural identity is partly reflected in the cultural heritages recognized by UNESCO. Along with economic integration, Vietnam’s culture is being spread globally through these heritages
Ethnic culture promoted in Hanoi

Ethnic culture promoted in Hanoi

(VOVworld) – A festival to promote cultural values of the northern mountainous region is being held in Hanoi from Monday to Wednesday. The festival also celebrates Vietnam Cultural Heritage Day (November 23...
National Unity and Cultural Heritages Week opens

National Unity and Cultural Heritages Week opens

(VOVworld) - Vietnam Fatherland Front President Nguyen Thien Nhan has upheld the value of national unity as a major driving force for national development and international integration. He was speaking in...
Experiencing Vietnam’s intangible cultural heritage

Experiencing Vietnam’s intangible cultural heritage

(VOVworld) – The Hanoi Culture Fund has launched a program “Returning to the root – experiencing Vietnam’s intangible cultural heritages”. The program will engage young people in various interactive activities organized...
Vietnam summer camp 2016 ends

Vietnam summer camp 2016 ends

(VOVworld) - On Saturday, the State Committee for Overseas Vietnamese Affairs  and Da nang city joint held a closing ceremony of this year’s Vietnam summer camp called ‘Young Vietnamese expats...
Central Highlands Folk Culture Festival opens

Central Highlands Folk Culture Festival opens

(VOVworld) - A festival honoring the making of ethnic wood sculptures and musical instruments was held in the Central Highlands province of Kon Tum on Friday. The festival is part of...
Spring festivals in northern Vietnam

Spring festivals in northern Vietnam

(VOVworld)- Vietnam has more than 8,900 festivals including more than 7,000 folk festivals. They are intangible cultural heritages which have been preserved and promoted nationwide
Tug-of-war becomes world heritage

Tug-of-war becomes world heritage

(VOVworld) - Vietnam’s folk game tug-of-war and its ritual was recognized as a multinational project for the safeguarding of intangible cultural heritage by UNESCO at the 10th session of the...
Viet Bac heritage roadshow opens

Viet Bac heritage roadshow opens

(VOVworld) – Ha Giang provinces have cooperated with 6 neighboring provinces to launch a tourism program to promote their cultural heritages