Da Nang eyes 8 million tourists by 2020 Travel

Da Nang eyes 8 million tourists by 2020

Da Nang city in Central Vietnam has set out its goal of welcoming 8 million tourists per year by 2020 with two millions of them international visitors generating a total revenue of 27.4 trillion VND.
Children study xam folk singing Culture - Sports

Children study xam folk singing

The first-ever class in xam (ancient folk songs performed by blind beggars) for primary and junior high school students has opened in the northern province of Ninh Binh's Yen Mo district.
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Performance honours late xam singer Culture - Sports

Performance honours late xam singer

A show of folk songs for blind beggars, known as xam in Vietnamese, was held on April 15 in the northern province of Ninh Binh to commemorate local late artisan Ha Thi Cau and praise her contributions to the preservation of the art.