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Vietnamese join Lao celebrating Bunpimay
If March marks the end of traditional festivals of the Vietnamese, April is when people from Laos are preparing to welcome their annual traditional festival, Bunpimay. It is an occasion for Vietnamese to congratulate and join in the feast with the neighboring country.
Embankment protecting Hoi An world cultural heritage
18:21 23/03/2017
Hoi An ancient town has coordinated with relevant agencies to inaugurate an embankment project to protect the UNESCO-recognised ancient town against erosion.
2nd National Olympiad on Marxism-Leninism philosophy and Ho Chi Minh thought launched in Hanoi
18:13 23/03/2017
The 2nd National Olympiad on Marxism-Leninism philosophy and Ho Chi Minh thought 2017 themed “Light illuminates road” (Anh sang soi duong) was launched at the Vietnam National University (VNU), Hanoi, in early March.
Local people offered free entry to Hue Imperial Citadel at night
18:02 23/03/2017
On March 22nd, at a seminar promoting the new programme to visit Hue Imperial Citadel at night, director of Hue Relics Preservation Centre Phan Thanh Hai said local people will get free tickets from April 22nd to 29th, and 50% off the ticket price from April 29th.
Romanian traditional art troupe performs in HCMC
14:54 23/03/2017
Vice Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee Huynh Cach Mang received the Donia Gorjului traditional art troupe from Gorj province, Romania, to visit and perform in Vietnam on March 20th.
Gorgeous voice Melanie Gall highlights Canada’s 150th anniversary of confederation
21:25 22/03/2017
(CPV) - In celebration of Le Mois de la Francophonie and Canada’s 150th anniversary of confederation, the Canadian Embassy in Vietnam hosted the recital for Canadian soprano Melanie Gall, an internationally acclaimed vocalist.
Exhibition on Hoang Sa and Truong Sa in Kon Tum
21:04 22/03/2017
An exhibition titled “Vietnam’s Hoang Sa, Truong Sa - Historical and legal evidence” opened in Dak Ha district, the Central Highlands province of Kon Tum.
Creation and promotion of works about studying and following Uncle Ho’s example launched
20:59 22/03/2017
The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism has organized a ceremony to launch a movement of creation and promotion of works about studying and following Ho Chi Minh’s thought, ethics and style, at the Ho Chi Minh city Conservatory of Music.
Professor Phan Huy Le honoured in France
14:22 22/03/2017
Professor Phan Huy Le has been honoured by the Academy of Inscriptions and Bells-Letres (Academie des Inscriptions et Belles-Lettres) for his contributions to historical and cultural conservation in Vietnam.
Artistic performance on Quang Binh in March
14:16 22/03/2017
An artistic performance on Quang Binh in singing will take place at Hanoi Opera House on March 26th to 27th.