Society

Tra Vinh: Khmer language taught to 10,000 students

Some 10,000 Khmer children in the Mekong Delta province of Tra Vinh have received Khmer language classes organised by local Khmer pagodas during their summer holiday, according to the provincial Department of Education and Training.
Traditional handicrafts feature in France Culture - Sports

Traditional handicrafts feature in France

The Orange Fleurs d’Espoir association (OFE) and the Association of Batik International (ABI) on Jan. 31 opened an exhibition in Paris on Jan.31 to introduce traditional brocade weaving products of the Vietnamese ethnic minority people of Mong.
Culture - Sports

Historian traces Hanoi's food culture

Hanoi is know for its unique cuisine, says historian Nguyen Nha, whose 200-page culinary history of Hanoi was published on Oct. 6 as part of the celebrations of the capital city's 1,000th anniversary.
Culture - Sports

French media descends upon Hue

A gaggle of French print and electronic-media journalists have been in the central city of Hue since the beginning of this month to report on culture and tourism in the heritage city.
Politics

Vietnamese cultural association in Germany set up

The Vietnamese cultural association in Germany was founded at a congress in Berlin on Oct. 24, which will work to maintain and develop the Vietnamese cultural values as well as promote the country’s images.