Localities heartened by joyous spring festivals
Numerous locals and visitors flocked to Ky Phu commune, Nho Quan district, Ninh Binh province, on the opening day of the provincial culture and sports festival on February 16.
Quan ho festival offers diverse activities
Various activities kicked off in the northern province of Bac Ninh on February 14 as part of an ongoing festival marking a decade since the Quan ho Bac Ninh folk…
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.  
Xoan singing – spotlight of tour to ancestral land
Xoan-singing clubs in the ancestral land of Phu Tho have become busier welcoming both domestic and foreign tourists after the folk genre of music was added to the UNESCO List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity in late 2017.
Northern Cao Bang province taps tourism potential
2018 was considered a successful year for Cao Bang’s tourism sector, as the northern mountainous province welcomed a record 1.2 million tourists, a year-on-year rise of 30 percent.
Ninh Thuan to apply for UNESCO status for Cham pottery
Officials from the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism and representatives from the central province of Ninh Thuan met with delegates from other countries over the weekend to discuss the Cham pottery village’s application for UNESCO status. 
Ancient Hoi An city revives gentle manners in tourism
The ancient city of Hoi An has launched a campaign to raise awareness of good-natured behaviour and hospitality among the community, promoting a friendly tourism environment to make the city the most popular destination in central Viet Nam.
Quang Ninh promotes travelling through Van Don airport
The northeastern province of Quang Ninh is considering reduction in transportation costs for buses from Van Don International Airport to the centre of Ha Long city. 
Mekong Delta ethnic costumes, jewelries on display
A display of costumes and jewelries of ethnic groups in the Mekong Delta was launched in Vinh Long province on November 21.   
Chu Dau pottery preserves Vietnamese cultural quintessence
After more than 300 years of waning in popularity, Chu Dau is now reviving strongly, becoming a valuable handicraft on both domestic and international markets.  
Curtain comes down on National Ca Tru Festival
The National Ca Tru (ceremonial singing) Festival wrapped up in the central province of Ha Tinh on November 5.
Three central provinces promote tourism in Singapore
The tourism departments of Thua Thien-Hue, Da Nang and Quang Nam are organizing a roadshow to promote their tourism at the Trade Show for the Asian Travel Market (ITB Asia Singapore) from October 15-19.
Quang Ninh to welcome Viet Nam’s 15 millionth foreign tourist
Viet Nam expects to welcome its 15 millionth foreign visitor of 2018 in Ha Long City, the northern coastal province of Quang Ninh, in late November or early December.  
An Giang’s festival hoped to become part of world’s heritage
The administration of Chau Doc city, the Mekong Delta province of An Giang, is asking for the Government’s opinion on the compilation of a dossier seeking UNESCO’s recognition of the Ba Chua Xu Temple Festival on Sam Mountain as part of the intangible cultural heritage of humanity.
Ly Son geopark in central province seeks global status
Chairman of the UNESCO Global Geoparks Council Guy Martini has expressed his hope that the central province of Quang Ngai will submit the dossiers of the Ly Son geopark to the UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) to seek a global status next year.