Vietnam Culture Week kicks off in Laos Culture - Sports

Vietnam Culture Week kicks off in Laos

A Vietnam Culture Week 2019 was kicked off at the Lao National Cultural Hall in Vientiane, Laos on December 5, with an art show featuring folk dances and music performed by artists of the Vietnam National Music, Song and Dance Theatre.
East Asian partners facilitate ASEAN travel World

East Asian partners facilitate ASEAN travel

The Republic of Korea (RoK) will continue work on visas so that more people from ASEAN countries can easily make a visit, said Yu Byung-chae, Director General of the Tourism Industry Bureau under the RoK’s Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism.
Bai Choi singing receives UNESCO status Culture - Sports

Bai Choi singing receives UNESCO status

A ceremony was held in Binh Dinh on May 5 to receive a certificate from UNESCO recognising Bai Choi singing, a popular folklore style of singing in central Vietnam, as an Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity.
APEC highlights sustainable tourism World

APEC highlights sustainable tourism

APEC tourism ministers have convened in Ha Long for their policy dialogue, focusing on promoting sustainable tourism for an inclusive and interconnected Asia-Pacific.
Politics

Russia’s Independence Day marked in Hanoi

The Russian Embassy organised a ceremony in Hanoi on June 11 to mark the 25th anniversary of Russia’s Independence Day (June 12, 1990 – June 12, 2015), featuring Russian Ambassador to Vietnam Konstantin Vasilievich Vnukov and Vietnamese Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism Hoang Tuan Anh.
Culture - Sports

Vietnam, Azerbaijan aim for sport cooperation

Azerbaijani Minister of Youth and Sport Azad Rahimov on July 2 hosted a reception for visiting Vietnamese Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism Hoang Tuan Anh during which they discussed bilateral cooperation in the field.