First Vietnamese representative at the 60th Biennale Venice in Italy
Artist Le Huu Hieu (Henry Le) will become the first Vietnamese representative at the 60th Biennale Venice in Italy, scheduled from April 20 to November 24.
First International Friendship Marathon 2023 in border city of Mong Cai
The first International Friendship Marathon 2023 has taken place in the border city of Mong Cai, Vietnam's northern border province of Quang Ninh, with the participation of about 1,000 runners from Vietnam, China and countries in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN).
Outstanding art exchange on Uncle Ho’s space with children
On November 25, at the Ho Chi Minh City Children's House, the art exchange program "Uncle Ho's Space with Children" took place with many unique and meaningful performances.
Program promotes culture, cuisine and traditional craft villages in Bac Ninh province
The northern Bac Ninh Provincial Centre for Relic Conservation and Tourism Promotion has launched a program to boost the tourism potential and strengths of Bac Ninh, contributing to stimulating tourism and the local economy.
Pacific Alliance Film Festival to take place in Hanoi in early December
Pacific Alliance Film Festival will take place in Hanoi from December 4 to 5. Once again, the embassies of Chile, Colombia, Peru, and Mexico will once again come together to celebrate the fourth edition of the festival.
Korean Gastronomy Week 2023 to take place in Hanoi
The annual Korean Gastronomy Week 2023 will take place at InterContinental Hanoi Landmark72 in Hanoi from November 30 to December 9 to offer a unique opportunity for guests to taste extraordinary dishes created by two-star Michelin chef Lee Jun from SOIGNÉ restaurant.
President attends ceremony marking 50 years of Vietnam-Japan diplomatic ties
President Vo Van Thuong and his spouse attended a ceremony marking the 50th anniversary of Vietnam-Japan diplomatic ties held in Tokyo on November 28.
Vietnamese artists win Francophone Economic Forum awards
Vietnamese artists have received the Francophone Economic Forum (FFA) awards for their works at the exhibition of arts and handicrafts of the Francophone community held in Paris from November 24-26.
Free music shows on public trains in Da Lat
Train cars in the Central Highlands city of Da Lat are providing free music shows to improve customer experiences for passengers, especially foreign tourists.
Cultural week introduces unique cultural characteristics of Hanoi
A cultural week titled “Flavours of Hanoi” is taking at Noi Bai International Airport in Hanoi to introduce unique cultural characteristics of the capital.
Da Nang’s Cham sculpture museum recognised as historical relic
The Museum of Cham Sculpture of Da Nang has been recognised as a historical relic site of the city, as it opens the Cham Culture showroom creating diversified exhibits and arts space for tourism attraction.
Quang Binh’s New Year festival to thrill audiences
A first-ever grand music and light festival in the central province of Quang Binh is set to take place from December 23 to 31, welcoming the New Year 2024.
Korea Game Week 2023 takes place in Da Nang
The first Korea Game Week 2023 took place in the central city of Da Nang from November 24-25, introducing the latest gaming technologies from the Republic of Korea (RoK) and its culture to people in the central region.
Ho Chi Minh Cultural Space at National Historical-Cultural Relic of Le Van Duyet Mausoleum opens
The opening ceremony of the Ho Chi Minh Cultural Space took place at the National Historical - Cultural Relic of Le Van Duyet Mausoleum on November 23 in celebration of the 18th Vietnam Cultural Heritage Day (November 23, 2005-2023).
Foreign diplomats attend 'pho' cooking class in Ho Chi Minh City
Members from foreign representative agencies in Ho Chi Minh City attended a 'pho' (noodle soup) cooking class under the guidance of chefs from the Saigon Professional Chefs Association (SPC) on November 23.
7th World Vovinam Championship opens in HCM City
The 7th World Vovinam Championship kicked off in Ho Chi Minh City on November 24, with the participation of more than 650 athletes from 35 countries and territories worldwide.
Dien Bien cherry blossom festival to mark Vietnam-Japan ties
Cherry blossom festival to take place in Dien Bien province in mid-Janauary 2024 in the northwestern province of Dien Bien in mid-January 2024 as part of events held in celebration of 50 years of diplomatic ties between Vietnam and Japan (1973- 2023).
Friendship street for Vietnam-Korea festival to take place in Hanoi to early December
A friendship street for Vietnam-Korea festival will take place at Tran Van Lai street , Nam Tu Liem district, Hanoi from December 2 to 3 as part of the 30th anniversary of Vietnam-Republic of Korea (RoK) diplomatic ties.
Boosting cooperation in cultural exchange between Thua Thien – Hue province and RoK
On November 22, in the central province of Thua Thien – Hue, the Hue Monument Conservation Centre and the National Gugak Centre of the Republic of Korea (RoK) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to boost cooperation in cultural exchange as well as preserve and develop Asian imperial music and dance.
Da Lat expects to welcome 190,000 tourists during 23rd Vietnam Film Festival
Da Lat city in the Central Highlands province of Lam Dong expects to welcome some 190,000 visitors, including 8,000 foreigners, during the upcoming Vietnam Film Festival in the locality.
Over 200 antiques on display in northern port city of Hai Phong
More than 200 antiques, including stone artifacts from the Late Neolithic Era, are on display Hai Phong Museum in the northern port city of Hai Phong from November 21 as part of activities to mark the 78th anniversary of Vietnam Cultural Heritage Day (November 23, 1945 – 2023).
160 works on Vietnamese ethnic groups on display in Hanoi
As many of 160 works by 67 amateur and professional photographers, journalists, and researchers from across Vietnam are on display at an exhibition on colours of 54 Vietnamese ethnic communities held at the Vietnam National Village for Ethnic Culture and Tourism in Hanoi from November 22 to 26.
113 exhibitors from 19 countries showcase products at Int’l Food & Hotel Hanoi 2023
As many as 113 exhibitors from 19 countries worldwide are showcasing products at the International Food & Hotel Hanoi 2023, which opened in Hanoi on November 21.
Vietnamese spectators warmly welcome Westlife band
On November 20 evening, hundreds of spectators converged on Tan Son Nhat International Airport in Ho Chi Minh City to welcome their legendary boy band Westlife returning to Vietnam for two performances in the city on November 21 and 22.
“Vietnamese Cultural Night” art show in Paris mark 50th anniversary of Vietnam-France ties
An art show “Vietnamese Cultural Night” has taken place in Paris as one of the activities to wrap up the 50th anniversary of the establishment of the Vietnam-France diplomatic relations and the 10th anniversary of the establishment of their strategic partnership.
K-pop group TEMPEST to perform at the HOZO Super Fest 2023
K-pop group TEMPEST will perform at the HOZO Super Fest 2023 at Nguyen Hue and Le Loi Pedestrian Streets on December 22-24.
Diverse activities in Hanoi to mark Vietnam Cultural Heritage Day
Diverse activities are taking place in the Old Quarter in Hanoi to mark the Vietnam Cultural Heritage Day which falls on November 23.
Nguyen Dynasty documents being displayed in Hanoi
An exhibition featuring documents selected from the collection of the Nguyen Dynasty's Imperial Archives - World Documentary Heritage is taking place in Hanoi as part of activities in celebration of the Vietnam Culture Heritage Day (November 23).
Art performance spotlights Vietnamese culture in France
The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism, in collaboration with Vietnam's permanent delegation to UNESCO in France, organised an art performance programme at the Vietnamese Cultural Centre in Paris on November 17.
Golden imperial seal handed over to Vietnam from France
The Nguyen Dynasty's golden imperial seal of “Hoang de chi bao” (Treasure of the Emperor) was handed over to Vietnam at a ceremony held at the Vietnamese Embassy in France on November 16, said the Department of Cultural Heritage under the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism (MCST).