Blaze of colour ushers in Tet

Thousands of HCM City residents and visitors flocked to Tet festivities on Nguyen Hue Flower Street which opened Feb. 11.
Culture - Sports

Composer honoured at Music Road show

Famous singers will gather for a concert to honour the late composer Tran Hoan at the latest Con Duong Am Nhac ( Music Road ) show to be held on February 6 at the Cultural Friendship Palace in Hanoi.

Culture - Sports

Promoting cultural assets to encourage Mekong tourism

The up-coming Mekong-Japan Tourism and Cultural Festival is aimed at highlighting the unique aspects of local culture to promote Mekong Delta tourism, affirmed Deputy Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism Tran Chien Thang at a press briefing in Hanoi on Oct. 26.

Danish Queen to visit Vietnam

Danish Queen Margrethe and members of the royal family will pay a state-level visit to Vietnam from November 2-6, at the invitation of State President Nguyen Minh Triet, Danish ambassador to Vietnam Peter Lysholt Hansen said on October 20.

World media to be pampered

All preparations for media outlets have been completed for the upcoming third Asian Indoor Games (AIG) later this month, said Deputy Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism Tran Chien Thang at the second AIG Media Conference on Sept. 30 in Hanoi.

Japanese tour operators to survey Vietnam

Representatives from 43 leading Japanese travel firms will survey the tourism opportunities in Vietnam from September 8-12, according to the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT).

Vietnam, Cambodia discuss cultural cooperation

The Vietnamese Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism Hoang Tuan Anh and Cambodia ’s Minister of Culture and the Arts, Him Chhem, met on June 16 in Hanoi to share their experiences in managing cultural and artistic activities.