Choan Then village – where smiles of Ha Nhi ethnic children shine Travel

Choan Then village – where smiles of Ha Nhi ethnic children shine

Choan Then is an ancient village dating back over 300 years in Y Ty commune of Bat Xat district, the northern mountainous province of Lao Cai. Home to 57 households of the Ha Nhi ethnic minority group, it is not only renowned for “nha trinh tuong” (rammed earth house) but also impresses any visitor with bright smiles of its “small angels”.
Master plan aims to improve ethnic minorities’ lives Politics

Master plan aims to improve ethnic minorities’ lives

Members of the National Assembly Standing Committee on September 18 discussed a draft resolution approving a master plan on socio-economic development in ethnic and mountainous areas as well as regions with extreme difficult situation in the 2021-2025 period.​
Ethnic minority people introduce Vietnam’s unique culture Culture - Sports

Ethnic minority people introduce Vietnam’s unique culture

Vietnam is home to 54 ethnic groups, each of which has its own unique cultural identity. At the Culture and Tourism Village for Vietnamese Ethnic Groups, ethnic minority people join State agencies and experts in preserving and introducing their communities’ cultural values to visitors.
Efforts made to preserve ethnic minority attire Culture - Sports

Efforts made to preserve ethnic minority attire

Students of ethnic minority backgrounds or those attending ethnic minority boarding schools will wear traditional costumes two days per week and during festivals, under a project approved by the Ministry of Culture, Sports, and Tourism.
Ethnic culture festival in Hanoi Culture - Sports

Ethnic culture festival in Hanoi

A cultural programme entitled “Spring colours across Vietnam” took place at the Vietnam National Village for Ethnic Culture and Tourism in Hanoi’s outlying district of Dong Mo on Feb. 12-13.
National symposium talks ethnic policy Society

National symposium talks ethnic policy

The Government’s Committee for Ethnic Affairs and the Irish Embassy in Hanoi held a national symposium on January 3 on ethnic policy and orientations towards building it for the 2021-2030 period.
Festival promotes ethnic cultural values Videos

Festival promotes ethnic cultural values

A festival is taking place in Hanoi where ethnic people from across the country gather together and exchange their cultures as well as introduce them to local people and tourists.
Ethnic culture in Son La province to be introduced Culture - Sports

Ethnic culture in Son La province to be introduced

A traditional market in the northwestern province of Son La will be re-enacted at a festival honouring Vietnam’s ethnic groups, scheduled to take place during the Southern Liberation and National Reunification Day (April 30) and May Day holidays at the Vietnam National Village for Ethnic Culture and Tourism.