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Khau Vai Love Market opens

Khau Vai Love Market opens

4/22/2017 - 16:45

(VOVworld) - Khau Vai Love Market opened in Meo Vac district, Ha Giang province on Friday to promote traditional fine values of ethnic groups. The festival also restored traditional values and cultural identities to uphold social moral standards.

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Bamboo musical instruments in Vietnam

Bamboo musical instruments in Vietnam

4/21/2017 - 17:13

(VOVworld) – Vietnam has a rich treasure of traditional musical instruments, of which bamboo instruments are the oldest.

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People’s Artist Chu Thuy Quynh, a tireless dancer

People’s Artist Chu Thuy Quynh, a tireless dancer

4/21/2017 - 16:27

(VOVworld) – At the age of 76, People’s Artist Chu Thuy Quynh still has a passion for dancing, and still inspires young dancers. Quynh received the Ho Chi Minh Award of Literature and Art for her contribution to Vietnamese dance.

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Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

4/20/2017 - 18:15

A: To He, or toy figurine, is a traditional toy that Vietnamese children are exceedingly fond of. Dating back to the 17th century, To He are made of glutinous rice powder in the form of edible figurines of animals, flowers and characters from folk tales.

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Exploring Lai Chau with community tours

Exploring Lai Chau with community tours

4/20/2017 - 17:37

(VOVworld) – Tours of villages in Vietnam’s northwest and Lai Chau province in particular have become popular in recent years. With its diverse culture and beautiful landscape, Lai Chau has promoted community tours in recent years giving tourists an insight into local culture and lifestyle.

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Cultural Day celebrates ethnic groups’ identities

Cultural Day celebrates ethnic groups’ identities

4/20/2017 - 16:14

(VOVworld) - Vietnamese ethnic groups’ cultures are being highlighted at an event which began on Wednesday at the Vietnam National Village for Ethnic Culture and Tourism in Son Tay town, on the outskirts of Hanoi.

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Cooperatives reform towards green economy, healthcare, education

Cooperatives reform towards green economy, healthcare, education

4/19/2017 - 19:07

(VOVworld) – The 10th Asia-Pacific Cooperative Ministers’ conference on Wednesday discussed cooperative reform towards green economy, healthcare, education, care for the elderly, women, and youth.

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Activities to celebrate Vietnam Ethnic Groups’ Cultural Day

Activities to celebrate Vietnam Ethnic Groups’ Cultural Day

4/19/2017 - 17:04

(VOVworld) – Activities celebrating Vietnam Ethnic Groups’ Cultural Day (April 19) will be held from Wednesday to Sunday at the Vietnam National Village for Ethnic Culture and Tourism in Son Tay town on the outskirts of Hanoi.

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Culture Day promotes ethnic groups’ identities

Culture Day promotes ethnic groups’ identities

4/19/2017 - 16:49

(VOVworld)-Vietnam Ethnic Groups’ Cultural Day is taking place from Wednesday until Sunday at the Vietnam National Village for Ethnic Culture and Tourism in Hanoi’s Son Tay town.

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Papoose weaving craft of the Churu

Papoose weaving craft of the Churu

4/19/2017 - 16:37

(VOVworld) – A papoose is a carrying container used by a number of ethnic groups in Vietnam’s Central Highlands, including the Churu. The papoose reflects the Churu people’s culture and view of nature and life.

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Sri Lankan Prime Minister concludes Vietnam visit

Sri Lankan Prime Minister concludes Vietnam visit

4/19/2017 - 15:57

(VOVworld) – Sri Lanka’s Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe and his wife have concluded a 3-day official visit to Vietnam at the invitation of Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.

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Vietnam, China boost friendship and comprehensive cooperation

Vietnam, China boost friendship and comprehensive cooperation

4/18/2017 - 18:23

(VOVworld) - The Party, State, and people of Vietnam treasure the stable, healthy, and sustainable development of the comprehensive strategic cooperative partnership with China, said Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh.

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Worldwide Easter celebration

Worldwide Easter celebration

4/18/2017 - 16:22

(VOVworld) – Easter, a major celebration of Christians, is held in March or April to celebrate the resurrection of Jesus from the dead after his crucifixion. The festival is also a time for family reunions and giving gifts to kids. The festival is being celebrated with numerous activities worldwide this year.

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Vietnam, Sri Lanka target 1 billion USD in bilateral trade

Vietnam, Sri Lanka target 1 billion USD in bilateral trade

4/17/2017 - 18:31

(VOVworld) –Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and his Sri Lankan counterpart Ranil Wickremesinghe reiterated the determination to elevate the two countries’ relations to a new height during their talks in Hanoi on Monday.

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Enhancing Vietnam - Sri Lanka ties

Enhancing Vietnam - Sri Lanka ties

4/17/2017 - 17:38

(VOVworld) - Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe and his wife on Monday began an official visit to Vietnam to boost bilateral traditional friendship cooperation. The 3-day visit is made at the invitation of Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.

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PM welcomes Laos’ top legislator

PM welcomes Laos’ top legislator

4/15/2017 - 16:00

(VOVworld)-Vietnam always respects and does its utmost to nurture the traditional and special friendship and comprehensive cooperation with Laos, said Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc at a reception in Hanoi on Saturday for Lao National Assembly Chairwoman Pany Yathotu.

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Preserving, developing Mother Goddess Worship in community

Preserving, developing Mother Goddess Worship in community

4/14/2017 - 15:29

(VOVworld) – Vietnam’s Ministry of Culture, Sports, and Tourism has launched an action program to preserve and promote the practice of Mother Goddess Worship, a cultural intangible heritage of humanity.

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Ho Chi Minh City Days opens in Osaka, Japan

Ho Chi Minh City Days opens in Osaka, Japan

4/13/2017 - 18:07

(VOVworld) – “HCM City Days in Osaka 2017” opened in Japan’s Osaka city on Thursday.

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Vietnam Ethnic Groups’ Cultural Day 2017 to honor bamboo instruments

Vietnam Ethnic Groups’ Cultural Day 2017 to honor bamboo instruments

4/13/2017 - 16:53

(VOVworld) - The Vietnam Ethnic Groups’ Cultural Day 2017 scheduled for next Wednesday at the Vietnam National Village for Ethnic Culture and Tourism in Hanoi’s Son Tay town will promote ethnic people’s musical instruments.

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Vietnam's top legislator meets Czech leaders

Vietnam's top legislator meets Czech leaders

4/13/2017 - 16:48

(VOVworld) – The legislative bodies of Vietnam and the Czech Republic have agreed to consolidate relations in multilateral parliamentary forums to which both countries are members like IPU and ASEP.

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Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

A: To He, or toy figurine, is a traditional toy that Vietnamese children are exceedingly fond of. Dating back to the 17th century, To He are made of glutinous rice...

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Vietnamese "Ao dai" promoted in South Korea

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(VOVworld) - It’s freezing cold during winter in South Korea. But the harsh weather cannot keep Vietnamese women there from wearing “Ao dai” – the traditional Vietnamese long dress, which...