Plan to preserve ethnic minorities’ intangible cultures Culture - Sports

Plan to preserve ethnic minorities’ intangible cultures

The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism recently issued a plan to hold seven programmes this year in the provinces of Yen Bai, Phu Tho, Dien Bien and Nghe An to support the preservation of ethnic minorities’ intangible cultures at risk of oblivion in tandem with local tourism development.
Cau Bong Festival becomes national intangible heritage Festival

Cau Bong Festival becomes national intangible heritage

The Cau Bong Festival of the Kinh ethnic group at the Tân Khai Temple relic site in Hớn Quản district, Binh Phuoc province, has been recognised as a national intangible heritage by the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism.
Laos instructs schools to roll out virus control measures ASEAN

Laos instructs schools to roll out virus control measures

Laos’ Ministry of Education and Sports has advised school administrators, teachers and students to continue following virus control measures to prevent the spread of the COVID-19, as the new academic year 2022 – 2023 has started.
National Day marked in HCM City SXTT

National Day marked in HCM City

A National Day festival took place in Ho Chi Minh City on September 2, featuring the release of two hot air balloons carrying a giant national flag.
Sports tourism in Lao Cai reels in the tourists Travel

Sports tourism in Lao Cai reels in the tourists

Sports tourism and traditional culture within the autumn festival 2022 in Bat Xat district of the northern mountainous province of Lao Cai have attracted over 60,000 visitors, contributing to promoting new entertainment tourism products in the community.
Vietnamese flag flies at 2022 ASEAN Para Games Culture - Sports

Vietnamese flag flies at 2022 ASEAN Para Games

Vietnam’s national flag was hoisted together with those of 10 other Southeast Asian countries at Manahan Stadium in Surakarta, Central Java, Indonesia on July 27, marking the official presence of the Vietnamese sports delegation to the 11th ASEAN Para Games.
Thai tourism needs more stimulus to achieve revenue target ASEAN

Thai tourism needs more stimulus to achieve revenue target

Thailand’s tourism revenue this year could total 1.2 trillion THB (33 billion USD), below the government’s target of 1.5 trillion THB, if no additional support or stimulus schemes are implemented, according to Tourism and Sports Minister Phiphat Ratchakitprakan.