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Traditional boat racing in Hanoi attracts crowds
A dragon boat racing festival was held for the first time in Hanoi’s well-known West Lake on February 24th, attracting large crowds.
Quang Ninh: Ngoa Van spring festival kicks off National Tourism Year
12:02 25/02/2018
Ngoa Van Spring Festival, which opened at the Tran Dynasty Special Relic Site in Dong Trieu town, the northern province of Quang Ninh on February 24th, became the first event of the locality in response to the “National Tourism Year 2018- Ha Long- Quang Ninh”.
Vietnam Poetry Day 2018 to feature various activities
11:29 24/02/2018
The 16th Vietnam Poetry Day is scheduled to take place from February 27th to March 2nd in Hanoi with a wide range of activities, said poet Huu Thinh, Chairman of the Vietnam Writers Association.
Hai Duong: Inscriptions carved on cliff recognised as national treasure
11:17 24/02/2018
A system of inscriptions carved on the cliff at Kinh Chu Cave in the northern province of Hai Duong’s Kinh Mon district was recognised as a national treasure at a ceremony held in the locality on February 23rd.
Preserving ethnic culture on M’nong plateau
22:16 23/02/2018
The “Spring on the M’nong plateau” festival took place on February 22nd in Gia Nghia town, the Central Highlands province of Dak Nong, attracting hundreds of artisans, youth union members from districts, towns, mass organizations, armed forces, and people in the province.
400 athletes to compete at Hanoi Dragon Boat Racing Festival
22:14 23/02/2018
The Hanoi Dragon Boat Racing Festival to take place at West lake on February 24th is expected to draw the participation of 400 athletes.
French photographer to build museum for Co Tu ethnic group
21:59 23/02/2018
French photographer Rehahn plans to build a Co Tu museum on an area of over 2,000 square metres in Tay Giang district, the central province of Quang Nam, to offer information on the ethnic group living in the mountainous areas of the province.
Vietnamese photographer wins prize at ADB’s Instagram photo contest
16:46 22/02/2018
Vietnamese photographer Kieu Anh Dung won the first prize of USD500 for his photo depicting early morning trading in Soc Trang floating market.
Cultural program “Spring colours across Vietnam” 2018
16:18 22/02/2018
The cultural program “Spring colours across Vietnam” 2018 will take place from February 24th to 25th at the Vietnam National Village for Ethnic Culture and Tourism, Son Tay town, Hanoi.
Ca tru singing performance in Hanoi
18:12 21/02/2018
Artisans Pho Thi Kim Duc and Kim Duc Ca Inn will organize a Ca tru singing performance on spring worshipping at 19h30 on February 24th at the first floor, Phusalab, 21/52 To Ngoc Van street, Hanoi.