Rong house of the Xo Dang

Rong house of the Xo Dang

(VOVWORLD) - Visiting the Xo Dang ethnic minority group in the Central Highlands, tourists are most impressed by a huge Rong house built in the center of the village. It’s...
Wednesday May 17, 2017

Wednesday May 17, 2017

(VOVWORLD) - VOV has developed a new app VOV Media which can be used on both Android and IOS platforms. With this new app, you can listen to our program at anytime anywhere...
An Giang tourism month kicks off

An Giang tourism month kicks off

(VOVWORLD) - Visitors will have an opportunity to meet world-renowned chef Martin Ran and join a traditional festival of the Khmer people to honor their local tutelary goddess during a...
Pagodas on Truong Sa archipelago

Pagodas on Truong Sa archipelago

(VOVWORLD) –The pagoda is closely associated with Vietnamese people’s spiritual life. Pagodas on Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelago demonstrate not only Vietnamese people’s traditional belief but their determination to...
Traditional festivals promoted as tourist attractions

Traditional festivals promoted as tourist attractions

(VOVWORLD) - Traditional festivals in Vietnam share certain similarities, so it’s important to promote each one’s uniqueness. The Vietnamese tourism sector has implemented a strategy to promote traditional festivals...
French government resigns in post-election formality

French government resigns in post-election formality

(VOVWORLD) - French President Francois Hollande said on Wednesday that his government had tendered its resignation, a traditional formality after the results of a presidential election are validated by the Constitutional Court...
Heightening Vietnam-China relationship

Heightening Vietnam-China relationship

(VOVWORLD) -President Tran Dai Quang began his visit to China on Thursday and will attend the Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation in Beijing until Sunday. This is the...
Buddha’s birthday inspires charity work

Buddha’s birthday inspires charity work

(VOVWORLD) -More than 10 million Buddhist followers across Vietnam are celebrating Lord Buddha’s birthday which falls on the 15th of the 4th lunar month. Traditional rituals, including Buddha bathing, incense offering,...
Vietnam’s popular opera tours Europe

Vietnam’s popular opera tours Europe

(VOVWORLD) -Artists from the Hanoi Cheo Theater are on a 10-day tour of Europe to promote Cheo or popular opera, a traditional folk genre of Vietnam. 
Vietnam, Japan foster multifaceted cooperation

Vietnam, Japan foster multifaceted cooperation

(VOVWORLD) -Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc warmly welcomed Speaker of the House of Representatives of Japan Oshima Tadamori, describing his visit as significant to fostering the traditional friendship between the two...
National village promotes Vietnam’s ethnic culture

National village promotes Vietnam’s ethnic culture

(VOVWORLD) - The Vietnam National Village for Ethnic Culture and Tourism was inaugurated in October 2010, coinciding with the 1,000th founding anniversary of Thang Long-Hanoi. The village is an...
 Festivals in Lai Chau

Festivals in Lai Chau

(VOVWORLD) - Lai Chau province is home to more than 20 ethnic minority groups with diverse cultures.  Each group has its own cultural event making Lai Chau a great destination for...
Hue craft festival closes

Hue craft festival closes

(VOVWORLD) -The 2017 Hue Traditional Craft Festival wrapped up on Tuesday, honoring the finest values of Vietnamese crafts
Ao dai fashion show honors Hue painters

Ao dai fashion show honors Hue painters

(VOVworld)-A combination between Vietnam’s long dress or Ao dai with paintings was the main theme of an Ao dai show in Hue city on Sunday night as part of...
Celebrations of Reunification Day and May Day

Celebrations of Reunification Day and May Day

(VOVworld) – Celebrations are underway throughout Vietnam to mark the Reunifcation Day on April 30 and May Day.  The Sa Pa summer tourism festival until June 30 features a cloud festival, the Cat...