Artisan, student share passion for folk music Videos

Artisan, student share passion for folk music

Over the years, the ‘dan bau’ (monochord) has been revamped by many generations of Vietnamese instrumentalists to feature not only in solo performances, but also as part of orchestras performing on do
Phu Tho province works to tap tourism potential Travel

Phu Tho province works to tap tourism potential

Bestowed with an array of world and national cultural heritages, the northern midland province of Phu Tho is looking for breakthrough measures to capitalise on its strength to become a must-visit destination for both domestic and international tourists.
Culture Village to host Independence Day celebrations Culture - Sports

Culture Village to host Independence Day celebrations

Around 300 artists from the Vietnam Circus Federation, Vietnam Puppetry Theatre, students from the Hanoi Culture University and representatives from 12 ethnic groups will take part in various activities at the Vietnam National Village for Ethnic Culture and Tourism on the outskirts of Hanoi between August 31 and September 30.
Bac Lieu urged to tap wind power potential Politics

Bac Lieu urged to tap wind power potential

Bac Lieu should pay attention to the development of wind power to become the first to capitalise on the clean source of energy in the southwestern region, advised National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan.
Bai Choi singing receives UNESCO status Culture - Sports

Bai Choi singing receives UNESCO status

A ceremony was held in Binh Dinh on May 5 to receive a certificate from UNESCO recognising Bai Choi singing, a popular folklore style of singing in central Vietnam, as an Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity.
Sa Pa Summer Tourism Festival begins Travel

Sa Pa Summer Tourism Festival begins

The annual Sa Pa Summer Tourism Festival 2018, the third of its kind, kicked off at Sa Pa resort town, the northern mountainous province of Lao Cai on April 28.
Xoan singing guilds preserve intangible heritage Videos

Xoan singing guilds preserve intangible heritage

On the occasion of the Hung Kings Temple Festival, scheduled to take place between April 20 and 25 in Phu Tho province, Xoan singing performances will be held between 8:00 am and 4:00 pm every day.