Vietnam elected to UNESCO intangible cultural heritage committee

Vietnam elected to UNESCO intangible cultural heritage committee

Vietnam on July 6 was elected to the Intergovernmental Committee for the Safeguarding of Intangible Cultural Heritage for the 2022-2026 term during the ninth session of the General Assembly of the States Parties to the Convention 2003, held in Paris.
Toyota Concert 2022 to take place Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City
Toyota Concert 2022 to take place Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City
Toyota Concert 2022 will take place at Ho Chi Minh City Theatre at 8.00 pm on July 28 and Hanoi Opera House at 8.00 pm on August 5.
Exhibition on Vietnamese cultural heritages to take place in Hoi An
Exhibition on Vietnamese cultural heritages to take place in Hoi An
100 handicraft products of local artisans will be displayed at an exhibition on Vietnamese cultural heritages will take place from July 8 to July 13...
Exhibition on Vietnam – Laos friendship and solidarity to open in Dien Bien in September
Exhibition on Vietnam – Laos friendship and solidarity to open in Dien Bien in September
An exhibition featuring cultural characteristics in border areas and the Vietnam-Laos friendship and solidarity will take place in the northwestern...
Stamps on birds of Vietnamese sea and islands to be issued
Stamps on birds of Vietnamese sea and islands to be issued

The Ministry of Information and Communications will issue a set of postage stamps on birds of Vietnamese seas and islands to promote the land and people of Vietnam, as well as the country’s conservation of maritime biodiversity.

Silk paintings by five Vietnamese painters on display
Silk paintings by five Vietnamese painters on display

Silk paintings by five famous Vietnamese painters, including Vu Dinh Tuan, Bui Tien Tuan, Nguyen Duc Toan, Luu Chi Hieu, and Nguyen Thi Hoang Minh, are on display at an exhibition which opened in Hanoi.

National conference of young Vietnamese writers
National conference of young Vietnamese writers

According to the Vietnamese Writers Association (VWA), the 10th national conference of young Vietnamese writers will take place from June 18-19 in the central city of Da Nang.

Vietnamese sea and islands through postage stamps
Vietnamese sea and islands through postage stamps

(CPV) - After nearly 5 months of implementation (from December 2021 to the end of April 2022), the Organizing Committee of a stamp collecting contest on Vietnam’s seas and islands has received more than 1.1 million entries across the country.

Hue Monuments Conservation Centre marks 40th anniversary
Hue Monuments Conservation Centre marks 40th anniversary

The Hue Monuments Conservation Centre celebrated its 40th founding anniversary on June 10, a milestone on the path to recover and bring into play values of the Nguyen Dynasty’s tangible and intangible cultural heritages.

Unique set of rice paintings about Uncle Ho
Unique set of rice paintings about Uncle Ho

Khuu Tan Buu, born in 1995, one of the famous names in the rice painting village in the southern city of Can Tho, has released the unique set of rice paintings "Dear Uncle Ho” to mark the 132nd birthday of President Ho Chi Minh.

Uzbek version of Ho Chi Minh’s prison diary published
Uzbek version of Ho Chi Minh’s prison diary published

A Uzbek version of late Vietnamese President Ho Chi Minh’s collection of poems “Nhat Ky Trong Tu” (Prison Diary) was made public at a ceremony which took place at Tashkent State University of Oriental Studies (TSUOS) in Uzbekistan on June 9.

Vietnam Children s Ao Dai Festival 2022
Vietnam Children's Ao Dai Festival 2022

The Vietnam Children's Ao Dai Festival 2022 will open in the northern province of Phu Tho on the evening of June 11th to contribute to preserving and promoting the image of ao dai and the quintessence of national culture for the young generation.

11th International Art Photo Exhibition opens
11th International Art Photo Exhibition opens

On June 7, the Vietnam Association of Photographic Artists (VAPA) held a ceremony to present awards of the 11th International Art Photo Contest in Vietnam in 2021 (VN-21) and opened an exhibition of entry photos.

Exhibition on Japanese Kokeshi dolls in Hanoi
Exhibition on Japanese Kokeshi dolls in Hanoi

37 wooden items belonging to two types of Kokeshi dolls, including traditional and modern Kokeshi, are on display at an exhibition which opened at the Japan Foundation Center for Cultural Exchange in Hanoi.

Book on 30 years of Vietnam-RoK socio-economic cooperation published
Book on 30 years of Vietnam-RoK socio-economic cooperation published

The Korea Institute for International Economic Policy (KIEP has published a book on the 30 years of socio-economic cooperation between Vietnam and the Republic of Korea (RoK) to mark the 30th anniversary of the Vietnam-RoK diplomatic relations (1992-2022).

Exhibition on Uncle Ho’s departure to seek ways for national liberation opens in HCM City
Exhibition on Uncle Ho’s departure to seek ways for national liberation opens in HCM City

150 coloured and black-and-white photos and documents of places in Hue and Ho Chi Minh City where President Ho Chi Minh once lived and worked before he boarded the ship Admiral Latouche Treville on June 5, 1911, from Nha Rong Wharf of Saigon, beginning his journey to seek ways for national salvation are on display at an exhibition in Ho Chi Minh (HCM) City.

Book on Vietnam’s economy in 19th century makes debut
Book on Vietnam’s economy in 19th century makes debut

The History Institute under the Vietnam Academy of Social Sciences (VASS) has issued the 10-volume reprinted “Dai Nam thuc luc” (Chronicle of Dai Nam – an old name of Vietnam) which provides a panorama of Vietnam’s economy in the 19th century debuted on June 2.