PM launches Tet tree planting festival in Ha Noi district
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc launched the New Year Tree Planting Festival in memory of President Ho Chi Minh at a ceremony in Thuong Phuc village, Bac Hong commune, Dong Anh district, Ha Noi, on February 18.
PM launches Tet tree planting festival in Ha Noi district
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc launched the New Year Tree Planting Festival in memory of President Ho Chi Minh at a ceremony in Thuong Phuc village, Bac Hong commune, Dong…
17th Viet Nam Poetry Day opens in Ha Noi
The 17th Viet Nam Poetry Day officially opened on February 17 in Ha Noi, featuring a wide range of activities. 
Bac Giang seeks to tap tourism potential
A workshop was recently held in Bac Giang to seek ways to develop tourism in the northern province.
Traditional folk painting enjoys a revival
The demand for Kim Hoang paintings, a genre of Vietnamese woodcut paintings that originate from Kim Hoang village in Ha Noi, has been increasing over the Lunar New Year.
Hungarian cultural week to take place in Can Tho
Hungarian Ambassador to Viet Nam Ory Csaba and Can Tho authorities sat down on February 12 to discuss cooperation activities, including the organisation of a Hungary cultural week in the Mekong Delta city this year.
Hon Xuong island offers same beauty as Maldives: UK newspaper
The Hon Xuong Island in the southern province of Kien Giang offers the same beauty as Maldives without the 5-star expense, according to the Evening Standard, a UK based newspaper.
Ha Noi attracts 515,000 visitors during Tet
The capital city of Ha Noi welcomed almost 515,000 tourists, including 162,676 foreigners, during the nine-day Tet (Lunar New Year) holiday, which lasted from February 2-10.
Ban Flower Festival 2019 to be held in Dien Bien in March
The Ban Flower Festival 2019 – the popular spring flower festival of the north and northwestern region, will take place from March 6-18 in Dien Bien province.
Ha Noi: Huong pagoda festival opens
The three-month Huong Pagoda Festival, the largest of its kind in Viet Nam, kicked off in Huong Son commune, Ha Noi’s outlying district of My Duc on February 10 (the sixth day of the lunar new year), attracting numerous visitors with less congestion than previous years. 
International visitors to Viet Nam in Januray estimated 1,501,766  arrivals, increasing 9.3 % over last month and up 5.0 % over the same period last year.  
Festival to honour Bac Ninh love duet singing
The ‘Visiting the land of Quan Ho (Love Duet) singing’ festival 2019 will take place in the northern province of Bac Ninh from February 13 to 28, to mark a decade since the folk art form won UNESCO recognition as an intangible cultural heritage of humanity (2009 - 2019).
Lunar New Year – biggest traditional holiday in Viet Nam
The traditional Lunar New Year (Tet) is the biggest and oldest festival in Viet Nam, bringing its people together to celebrate the sacred and meaningful annual event.
Rituals to see in New Year re-enacted at Thang Long citadel
Traditional rituals to see off the old year and ring in the new year were performed at the Imperial Citadel of Thang Long, a UNESCO world heritage site, on January 26.
Tourism market busy ahead of Tet holiday
This year’s long Lunar New Year (Tet) holidays have made for a busy tourism market, with higher sales in tours both inside the country and abroad.