Vietnamese expats in Laos celebrate traditional Tet Society

Vietnamese expats in Laos celebrate traditional Tet

Making “banh chung” (square glutinous rice cake) was the highlight of an event held on February 2 at the Nguyen Du Lao-Vietnamese bilingual school in the Lao capital of Vientiane to welcome in the Lunar New Year (Tet) holiday.
Birth anniversary of great poet Nguyen Du celebrated Culture - Sports

Birth anniversary of great poet Nguyen Du celebrated

Many cultural activities have been held in the central province of Ha Tinh, the hometown of great Vietnamese poet Nguyen Du (1765–1820) who is the author of the Vietnamese masterpiece, Truyen Kieu (the Tales of Kieu), to celebrate his 255th birth anniversary and 200th death anniversary.
Stamps featuring ancient Oc Eo Culture issued Culture - Sports

Stamps featuring ancient Oc Eo Culture issued

A collection of stamps showcasing the objects of Oc Eo Culture that were recognised as national treasures has been issued by the Ministry of Information and Communications in co-ordination with the People's Committee of the southern province of An Giang.