Viet Nam to host ASEAN largest tourism forum
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc approved a proposal for Viet Nam to host the 2019 ASEAN Tourism Forum (ATF).
Vietnamese culture introduced at German festival
Viet Nam’s traditional long dress and conical hat dance appeared as part of the “Parade der Kulturen” (cultural parade) which aimed to establish a connection between different cultures in Frankfurt,…
Traditional puppet show celebrates Viet Nam and Thailand ties
A Vietnamese and Thai traditional puppet show was performed at the Ha Noi Opera House on June 18 as one of the activities celebrating 40 years of ties between the…
Ha Nhi people celebrate traditional New Year
The Ha Nhi people in northern mountainous Dien Bien province celebrate their traditional New Year festival (Tet) on the first dragon day in December, which fell on December 11, 2015.
Helicopter tours open for Tet in central city
Vietnam TravelMart Agency offers daily helicopter tour services over Da Nang during the Tet holiday.
Airline carries apricot and peach blossoms for Tet
The low-cost airline Vietjet will transport apricot and peach blossoms for the upcoming Lunar New Year Festival (Tet) holiday on domestic flights from January 19th to February 29th.
Sen village singing celebrates 125th anniversary of Uncle Ho’s birth
A mass performance of Sen Village singing 2015 will take place in Vinh City in the central city of Nghe An, from May 16th to 19th.
Over 970 ancient trees recognized as Viet Nam heritage trees
According to the Viet Nam Association for Conservation of Nature and Environment (VACNE), more than 970 trees of 70 different plant species across the nation, have been recognised as Viet Nam Heritage Trees over the past five years.
Thousands flock to 2015 Phu Day festival
Thousands of visitors across the country flocked to the opening ceremony of the 2015 Phu Day Festival at Kim Thai commune, Vu Ban district, Nam Dinh Province on April 21 (the third day of the third lunar month).
Seminar to celebrate the annual cultural day of Viet Nam's ethnic groups
A seminar titled “I Believe I Can – Changes from the Community” will be organized to celebrate the annual cultural day of Viet Nam's ethnic groups in Ha Noi.
Japan relaxes visa requirements for Viet Nam cruise tourists
Vietnamese passport holders traveling to Japan by ship do not need to get a visa before departure but ask the cruise line to complete procedures for them to obtain a landing visa.
Khmer community in Soc Trang celebrates Chol Chnam Thmay
The southern province of Soc Trang is filled with a festive atmosphere as local Khmer people celebrate their traditional New Year Chol Chnam Thmay from April 14 to 16.
Cruisers to boost Hoa Binh tourism
The Hoa Binh Tourism Company has launched two new three-star cruisers to serve tourists in the Hoa Binh Lake in the northern mountainous province of Hoa Binh, expected to contribute to boosting local tourism.
Ceremony worships Deities of Earth and Crop in Hue
Many residents of Hue city braved the rain to attend the Xa Tac ritual to worship the Deities of Xa (Earth) and Tac (Crop) on April 12.
Various activities at first Viet Nam – RoK cultural festival in Ha Noi
Numbers of young Hanoians gathered at the Quan Ngua Sports Palace in Ha Noi on April 11 to join various activities of the first Viet Nam – RoK cultural festival in Ha Noi.