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Intangible cultural heritage investigation 2019 in Cao Bang
The northern mountainous province of Cao Bang will investigate intangible cultural heritages in Thach An, Hoa An, Thong Nong and Ha Quang districts from May to October 2019.
Work by Vietnamese photographer honoured on National Geographic
16:37 20/03/2019
The photographic work on the dawn in Mu Cang Chai by Vietnamese photographer Nguyen Ngoc Thien has just been voted one of the 12 best photos of the day on Daily Dozen of National Geographic Magazine (USA).
Prime Minister agrees to submit to UNESCO profiles on two intangible cultural heritages
16:33 20/03/2019
The Prime Minister has agreed with the Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism on behalf of the Government to sign dossiers on Xoe Thai dance and Cham ethnic pottery making arts to submit to UNESCO to seek the title intangible cultural heritage of humanity and intangible cultural relics that needs urgent protection.
Works by American artist and French-Vietnamese artist to be displayed in Da Nang
09:47 20/03/2019
As many of 35 unique paintings and multimedia installation works created by American Artist Mark Cooper and French-Vietnamese artist Vu Trong Thuan will be displayed at an exhibition opening from March 20th in the central city of Da Nang.
Studying French cuisine in Ho Chi Minh city
16:20 19/03/2019
Nearly 2,500 French-style dinner dishes will be prepared at restaurants and French embassies in 150 countries throughout the world during the culinary event 2019 (Goût de France 2019) to take place on March 21st.
Over 100,000 visitors to Ho Chi Minh City Ao Dai Festival 2019
15:58 18/03/2019
Ho Chi Minh city People’s Committee on March 17th held a ceremony to review the city Ao Dai Festival 2019 which kicked off on March 2nd at Nguyen Hue pedestrian street.
President bestows People’s Artisan title on 62 folk artists
15:56 18/03/2019
The President has issued Decision 356/QD-CTN bestowing the State title of People’s Artisan to 62 performers of folk art to honor their outstanding contribution to preserving and developing the country’s intangible cultural heritage.
National Press Festival 2019 wraps up
10:19 18/03/2019
The annual National Press Festival 2019, themed “Renovated, creative, responsible Vietnamese press for the interests of the nation and people”, wrapped up in Hanoi on March 17th.
Vietnamese Cultural Week in Russian university concludes
11:23 17/03/2019
The Vietnamese Cultural Week in the Peoples' Friendship University of Russia, also known as RUDN University, concluded on March 15th with a colourful music festival.
Ho Chi Minh City develops arts industry
11:16 17/03/2019
A major project on developing an arts industry in Ho Chi Minh City by 2020, with a vision to 2030, has been submitted to the city People’s Committee.