Vietnam Festival opens in Tokyo

Vietnam Festival opens in Tokyo

The Vietnam Festival was opened in Tokyo on April 6 under the theme of “Pray for Japan”.
World powerboat race kicks off in Binh Dinh
World powerboat race kicks off in Binh Dinh
The Binh Dinh Grand Prix of the UIM F1H2O World Championship, the flagship international series of single-seater inshore circuit powerboat racing,...
Vietnam cuisine introduced at Francophonie festival in Singapore
Vietnam cuisine introduced at Francophonie festival in Singapore
Banh mi, bun cha (rice vermicelli with grilled pork and fresh herbs) and nem ran (fried spring roll) were among the Vietnamese delicacies introduced...
Two intangible cultural heritage elements to seek inscription into world lists
Two intangible cultural heritage elements to seek inscription into world lists
Deputy Prime Minister Tran Hong Ha has agreed on the submission of the dossiers on “Mo Muong” and the “art of Cheo” to UNESCO to seek the inscription...
Awarding scholarships to Khmer students
Awarding scholarships to Khmer students

On April 5, the southern Bac Lieu provincial Study Promotion Program coordinated with the Provincial Ethnic and Religious Affairs Committee to organize a ceremony to present 170 scholarships and 140 gifts to Khmer ethnic students in difficult circumstances.

French food festival 2024 in Hanoi
French food festival 2024 in Hanoi

The French food festival 2004 named “Balade En France” has opened in Hanoi to offer French food and demonstrations by chiefs.

Vietnam Festival in Tokyo
Vietnam Festival in Tokyo

Vietnam Festival in Tokyo sees 17 pavilions offering Vietnam’s popular food and fruit.

Happy Iftar Day spotlights Muslim culture
Happy Iftar Day spotlights Muslim culture

The Institute of South Asian, West Asian and African Studies (ISAWAAS) under the Vietnam Academy of Social Sciences (VASS) hosted a Happy Iftar Day in Hanoi on April 3, bringing together representatives of Muslim countries’ embassies in Vietnam.

Dien Bien Phu Victory Museum extends visiting hours
Dien Bien Phu Victory Museum extends visiting hours

In order to meet the needs of visitors during peak occasions, especially the holidays of Southern Liberation Day (April 30) and May Day (May 1) and the 70th anniversary of the Dien Bien Phu victory (May 7, 2024), the Victory Museum Dien Bien Phu has arranged its staff stay open and welcome visitors in some evenings.

Vietnam-ASEAN festival to take place in Da Nang in early August
Vietnam-ASEAN festival to take place in Da Nang in early August

The first ever Vietnam-ASEAN festival will take place in the central city of Da Nang from August 3 to 4 to feature a range of traditional dishes such as phở (noodles) of Vietnam, chili crab of Singapore, and fermented tea leaf salad of Myanmar, all of which will be prepared by eateries from ASEAN member countries.

Ban Phu Citadel Festival opens in Dien Bien province
Ban Phu Citadel Festival opens in Dien Bien province

On April 2, the Ban Phu Citadel Festival opened in Dien Bien Province to celebrate the 270th anniversary of the Muong Thanh area’s liberation (1754-2024) and 225th death anniversary of Hoang Cong Chat (1769-2024) as an activity in response to the National Tourism Year - Dien Bien 2024 and the 70th anniversary of Dien Bien Phu Victory.

Large posters on Dien Bien Phu Victory on display
Large posters on Dien Bien Phu Victory on display

Seventy large posters on Dien Bien Phu Victory by amateur and professional artists across Vietnam are on display at an exhibition which opened in Dien Bien province to mark the 70th anniversary of the Dien Bien Phu Victory.

Dien Bien Culture, Sports and Tourism Festival kicks off
Dien Bien Culture, Sports and Tourism Festival kicks off

The 10th Culture, Sports and Tourism Festival of Ethnic Groups of Dien Bien district is taking place in the northern mountainous province of Dien Bien from April 1 to 3 as part of activities to celebrate the 270th anniversary of the victory of Hoang Cong Chat insurgent troops to liberate Muong Thanh (1754 - 2024), the 70th anniversary of the Dien Bien Phu Victory (May 7) and Visit Vietnam Year - Dien Bien 2024.

Postage stamps on Dien Bien Phu victory to be issued this May
Postage stamps on Dien Bien Phu victory to be issued this May

A collection of postage stamps on typical images of the Dien Bien Phu campaign and its victory in the end in 1954 by both the army and people will be issued this April to mark the 70th anniversary of Dien Bien Phu victory (May 7).