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Hue Festival 2020 to open in August
The Hue Festival 2020 will take place in the central city of Hue from August 28th to September 2nd instead of early April as previously planned due to COVID-19.
Five - fruit tray reveals Vietnamese wishes for New Year
11:09 24/01/2020
The five-fruit tray on families’ altars during the lunar New Year represents the wishes of homeowners for a new year. Over time, despite many cultural changes, this practice has still been passed down in Vietnamese families because of its meaning.
Cultural activities nationwide on Tet holidays
11:09 24/01/2020
(CPV) - Diverse cultural activities which are expected to attract many Vietnamese people as well as foreign tourists on the occasion of Tet holidays have taken place in all corners of the nation.
Book street festival opens in HCM City
15:33 23/01/2020
More than 60,000 book titles, along with various valuable photos and documents are being introduced at a book street festival that kicked off in Ho Chi Minh City on January 22nd.
“Common house” - an interesting destination during lunar New Year 2020
15:25 23/01/2020
On the occasion of lunar New Year 2020, diverse interesting activities will take place at Vietnam National Village for Ethnic Culture and Tourism in Son Tay town, Hanoi, which is known as “Common house” of ethnic minority groups.
Australian volunteers enjoy Tet in Vietnam
15:24 23/01/2020
(CPV) - Every year, dozens of Australian volunteers come to work in Vietnam to help the two nations closer together and erase geographical distance. Their work has really brought them a lot of interesting experiences, from enjoying delicious food, going to attractive tourist destinations to enjoying Tet in Vietnam for the first time.
Vietnamese artists gather for New Year's Eve performance
11:19 22/01/2020
A programme featuring Vietnamese artists will be broadcast on Lunar New Year's Eve by Vietnam Television (VTV).
More 27 artefacts recognised as Vietnam national treasures
11:01 22/01/2020
Prime Minister has issued the Decision No.88/QD-TTg dated January 15th, on the recognition of 27 artifacts and groups of artifacts for the 8th time in 2019.
Peach blossom festival in Lang Son
19:55 21/01/2020
The annual Peach Blossom Festival is taking place at Chi Lang Park, Lang Son city, from January 19th to February 1st to welcome the lunar new year.
Fireworks display at seven venues in HCM city
19:53 21/01/2020
15-minute fireworks shows will take place at seven venues in Ho Chi Minh (HCM) city to welcome the Lunar New Year’s Eve (January 24th).