Flower villages busy for Tet

Flower villages busy for Tet

(VOVWORLD) - Flowers are indispensable for a Vietnamese family when Tet, Vietnam’s traditional Lunar New Year, arrives. From north to south, there are many villages growing flowers and many flower markets selling them. Though people in...
Buoc hamlet preserves Thai ethnic minority culture

Buoc hamlet preserves Thai ethnic minority culture

(VOVWORLD) - Buoc hamlet in Kham Xoe village, Hoa Binh province, is famous for its unspoiled natural landscape and primitive Thai ethnic minority population. Since it became an ecological and community tourism...
Mother-of-pearl inlay of Chuyen My village

Mother-of-pearl inlay of Chuyen My village

(VOVWORLD) - Chuyen My village on the outskirts of Hanoi is famous for mother-of-pearl inlays. Of all the seven hamlets practice the traditional craft, Chuon Ngo has the oldest pearl inlay...
Craft village tourism to be developed

Craft village tourism to be developed

(VOVWORLD) - Traditional craft villages in Vietnam are increasingly attracting tourists thanks to the long-standing culture and signature products. Craft village tourism will bring economic benefits, create jobs, and preserve...
Link with farmers needs to be strengthened

Link with farmers needs to be strengthened

(VOVWORLD) - Litchi growers in Luc Ngan, Bac Giang province, made a fortune thanks to a bumper harvest last year. Farming households in Mieng Thuong village of Hanoi’s outlying district of Ung Hoa saw exceptional...
Moc Chau preserves traditional brocade weaving

Moc Chau preserves traditional brocade weaving

(VOVWORLD) - Moc Chau district in Son La province attracts visitors by its natural landscape and the unique cultural practices of local ethnic minority groups such as brocade weaving. Currently brocade products made by local artisans...
Vietnamese craft villages to be promoted

Vietnamese craft villages to be promoted

(VOVWORLD) - The “Quintessence of the Vietnamese craft village” project has been under way at Bat Trang village for a past year and will be completed late next year. It will...
Can Ty brocade weaving village

Can Ty brocade weaving village

(VOVWORLD) - Can Ty village in Quan Ba district, Ha Giang province, is famous for flax growing and weaving. Villagers don’t know exactly when the craft emerged but at present...
Vietnamese craft villages apply technologies 4.0

Vietnamese craft villages apply technologies 4.0

(VOVWORLD) - The Fourth Industrial Revolution is leaving a comprehensive impact on the global economy and society at large. Vietnamese craft villages are no exception. They are forced to utitlise science...
La clan has a penchant for learning

La clan has a penchant for learning

(VOVWORLD) - The La clan in Chieng Bang commune, Son La province, has a deep-seated tradition of learning. The clan of Thai ethnic minority group has more than 30 university graduates and 20...
Tay ethnic culture preserved in Xuan Giang commune

Tay ethnic culture preserved in Xuan Giang commune

(VOVWORLD) - More than 90% of the population of Xuan Giang commune in Ha Giang province is Tay ethnic minority people. Local authorities have established Folk Artisans’ Associations to preserve and develop...
Tuong Chuc village, a lock repair village in Hanoi

Tuong Chuc village, a lock repair village in Hanoi

(VOVWORLD) - Tuong Chuc village in Thanh Tri district, about 13 km southwest of Hanoi, used to be busy with trading activities because it is located along the highway, near the market and the river bank....
Mountain market days in Hanoi

Mountain market days in Hanoi

(VOVWORLD) - You can explore the traditional cultures and folk games of the ethnic minority people of Vietnam’s north and Central Highlands regions right in Hanoi during mountain market days organized...