Design contest for Kilometre Zero landmark in Hanoi opens Society

Design contest for Kilometre Zero landmark in Hanoi opens

A contest to design the “Kilometre Zero landmark” - a national cultural symbol and important tourist destination in the area around Hanoi’s Hoan Kiem Lake - was jointly launched on June 3 by the Vietnam Architecture magazine of the Vietnam Association of Architects and the Hanoi People’s Committee.
Ao Dai design contest honours national costume Culture - Sports

Ao Dai design contest honours national costume

An Ao Dai design contest has been jointly launched by the Vietnam Women’s Union and the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism with an aim of promoting both the image and the cultural value that the traditional long dress has in Vietnamese society.
ASEAN Year 2020 logo announced Society

ASEAN Year 2020 logo announced

The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism officially announced the official logo of the ASEAN Year 2020 at a ceremony in Hanoi on January 3.
Raising public awareness of natural disaster preparedness Environment

Raising public awareness of natural disaster preparedness

Competent authorities should work to raise public awareness as well as improve their forecasting capacity against natural disasters in the context of extreme and unpredictable climate change, Party General Secretary and President Nguyen Phu Trong said in a letter penned for the 72nd anniversary of the Traditional Day on Natural Disaster Prevention (May 22).
Thailand prepares to assume ASEAN chairmanship in 2019 World

Thailand prepares to assume ASEAN chairmanship in 2019

The committee tasked with preparations for Thailand’s ASEAN chairmanship has laid down a framework to create understanding and educate the public about the bloc while encouraging all Thais to be good hosts to visitors.
Hanoi Gift Show 2018 to open next week Business

Hanoi Gift Show 2018 to open next week

The Hanoi Gift Show 2018 will take place in the capital city from October 17-20, the municipal Department of Industry and Trade told a press conference on October 11.