Female diplomats meet ahead of International Women Day Society

Female diplomats meet ahead of International Women Day

The Foreign Ministry’s female staff, the Informal Group of Ambassadors on Gender Equality and ASEAN Women's Circle of Hanoi (AWCH) held a gathering in Hanoi on March 4 on the occasion of International Women’s Day (March 8).
Preserving folk singing with drums Culture - Sports

Preserving folk singing with drums

The art of folk singing alongside drums, hat trong quan in Vietnamese, started in Bui Xa village, in today’s Thuan Thanh district, the northern province of Bac Ninh, in the 13th century, but locals still practise the art.
Overseas Vietnamese pay tribute to Ly Kings in Bac Ninh Society

Overseas Vietnamese pay tribute to Ly Kings in Bac Ninh

A delegation of over 100 overseas Vietnamese (OVs) offered incense to Kings of the Ly Dynasty at the Do temple in Tu Son township, the northern province of Bac Ninh on January 18, as part of the “Homeland Spring 2020” programme.
Vietnam Int’l Travel Mart 2020 slated for April Travel

Vietnam Int’l Travel Mart 2020 slated for April

The Vietnam International Travel Mart (VITM) 2020, themed “Heritage – Power of Vietnam Tourism”, will take place in Hanoi from April 1-4, announced the Vietnam Tourism Association on January 9.
Bac Ninh moves towards green tourism Travel

Bac Ninh moves towards green tourism

Boasting a long list of tangible and intangible cultural heritage, the northern province of Bac Ninh has huge potential to develop its non-smoke industry.