Hue festival honors ritual singing

Hue festival honors ritual singing

(VOVWORLD) - The national ritual singing (Hat Van) festival took place in Thua Thien-Hue province in late April as part of the 2018 Hue Festival. The event promotes the traditional singing accompanying...
Phu Tho preserves intangible cultural heritages

Phu Tho preserves intangible cultural heritages

(VOVWORLD) - Vietnam’s northern midland province of Phu Tho is home to two UNESCO recognized intangible cultural heritages of humanity: Hung Kings worshiping and Xoan singing. The province is taking...
Then singing promoted to wider public

Then singing promoted to wider public

(VOVWORLD) - “Then” singing is an indispensable practice in the cultural and religious life of Tay, Nung, and Thai ethnic minority communities in Vietnam’s northern mountainous provinces. Much effort has...
Vietnam, France to jointly develop geoparks

Vietnam, France to jointly develop geoparks

(VOVWORLD) - Vietnamese and French officials have signed a cooperation agreement on managing and developing geo-parks after Vietnam’s Non Nuoc Cao Bang Geopark in Cao Bang province was recognized...
World Radio Day: Radio and Sports

World Radio Day: Radio and Sports

(VOVWORLD) - February 13th was first proclaimed by UNESCO as a day to celebrate broadcast radio in 2012. Since then World Radio Day has been observed annually to honor the role...