Hamlet club helps preserve Thai culture

Hamlet club helps preserve Thai culture

(VOVWORLD) - Hin hamlet in Son La city is well known for Thai folksongs and flute, panpipe, and two-chord fiddle music. A club to preserve and promote Thai culture was established in the hamlet...
Son La acts to preserve Thai culture

Son La acts to preserve Thai culture

(VOVWORLD) - The Thai are the biggest ethnic group in Son La province. They make up 54% of the province’s population. Son La has been working to preserve and...
Son La aspires to have 5-star OCOP coffee

Son La aspires to have 5-star OCOP coffee

(VOVWORLD) - Bich Thao coffee in the northern mountainous province of Son La was named one of the 10 best brands at the 2020 Vietnam Specialty Coffee Competition and has been recognized...
Son La grows medicinal plants sustainably

Son La grows medicinal plants sustainably

(VOVWORLD) - Son La province has a climate and soil suitable for medicinal plants. But productivity is low – too low to meet market demand. To make medicinal herbs an economic spearhead, Son La has...
Village chief helps ethnic people start over

Village chief helps ethnic people start over

(VOVWORLD) - In 2006, many white Thai ethnic people were displaced by the construction of the Son La hydropower project. The resettlement affected people whose livelihood depends on animal husbandry and farming....
The musician of nature

The musician of nature

(VOVWORLD) - Born in the mountains of Son La province, musician Mui Hai developed a great love for the nature around him. Many of his songs feature the natural beauty of...
Poor people assured a well-fed Tet

Poor people assured a well-fed Tet

(VOVWORLD) - Vietnamese authorities have paid special attention to providing a happy Tet, Vietnam’s traditional Lunar New Year, to disadvantaged people and social beneficiaries
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...