Vietnam responds to 2020 World Tourism Day Travel

Vietnam responds to 2020 World Tourism Day

The World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) has chosen “Tourism and Rural Development” for the 2020 edition of the World Tourism Day on September 27, according to the Vietnam National Tourism Administration (VNAT).
Cambodia to seek UNESCO recognition for dolphin areas World

Cambodia to seek UNESCO recognition for dolphin areas

The Cambodian Ministry of Environment has been tasked with compiling data on four areas that are home to Irrawaddy dolphins in Kratie and Preah Vihear provinces. The report is a step in preparation for possible inclusion on the UNESCO World Natural Heritage list. ​
Cave gets approval to be preserved Culture - Sports

Cave gets approval to be preserved

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has approved a plan to restore, preserve and promote the value of the archaeological site of Con Moong Cave and other surrounding relics in the central province of Thanh Hoa's Thach Thanh district.
2020 Hue Festival postponed for second time Culture - Sports

2020 Hue Festival postponed for second time

This year’s Hue Festival in central Thua Thien-Hue province has been postponed for the second time after the latest COVID-19 outbreak was reported in the neighbouring city of Da Nang, according to the provincial People’s Committee.
Winners of Vietnam Ancestral Global Day Contest honoured   Society

Winners of Vietnam Ancestral Global Day Contest honoured

A virtual ceremony to honour winners of the Vietnam Ancestral Global Day Contest 2020 was held on July 7 night connecting Hanoi with 10 locations around the world, including Hung Kings' Temple in Phu Tho province and those in Malaysia, Taiwan, the UAE, Germany, Slovakia, the US, Canada, Australia, and Nigeria.
‘Tet Nguyen Tieu’ becomes nation’s cultural heritage Videos

‘Tet Nguyen Tieu’ becomes nation’s cultural heritage

Nguyen Tieu festival (spring lantern festival) is considered the biggest and most important cultural event of a year of the Hoa group (Vietnamese of Chinese origin) in Ho Chi Minh City. On the evening of July 5, Hoa people in Ho Chi Minh City were delighted to witness the traditional custom being honoured as a national intangible cultural heritage.