Traditional dress shines on “Ao Dai Day 2020” Videos

Traditional dress shines on “Ao Dai Day 2020”

With the aim of further promoting Vietnam’s traditional outfit, the “ao dai”, among international friends and honouring its value while assisting in the compilation of a dossier on recognising the traditional Hue ao dai as a national intangible cultural heritage, Thua Thien-Hue province has been working hard to raise awareness about the outfit through a series of different events.
“Mat Biec” to represent Vietnam at 93rd Oscars Culture - Sports

“Mat Biec” to represent Vietnam at 93rd Oscars

Vietnamese drama film “Mat Biec” (Dreamy Eyes) has been chosen to be sent to the qualifying round of the 93rd Oscars Academy Awards, said the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism. The film will compete in the category of international film. The film was produced by Vietnamese-American director Victor Vu.
Vietnam Green Building Week 2020 kicks off Environment

Vietnam Green Building Week 2020 kicks off

The Ministry of Construction and the UN Development Programme (UNDP) jointly launched Vietnam Green Building Week 2020 on December 9 as part of the activities in response to World Green Building Week.
Dong Thap's flower, ornamental plant output surges Business

Dong Thap's flower, ornamental plant output surges

The Mekong Delta province of Dong Thap is expected to increase its flower and ornamental plant output to 4.14 trillion VND (178 million USD) worth this year, up three times from 2015, according to its Department of Agriculture and Rural Development.
Vietnam Airlines wins three prestigious travel awards Society

Vietnam Airlines wins three prestigious travel awards

National flag carrier Vietnam Airlines has recently been named the World’s Leading Cultural Airline, World’s Leading Airline - Premium Economy Class, and World’s Leading Airline – Economy Class at this year’s prestigious World Travel Awards (WTA).
US Ambassador makes moon cake to celebrate diplomatic ties with Vietnam Society

US Ambassador makes moon cake to celebrate diplomatic ties with Vietnam

US Ambassador to Vietnam Daniel Kritenbrink tried to harmonise the flavours of the US with Vietnam’s traditional delicacies to create a special moon cake in tribute to the Southeast Asian country’s Mid Autumn Festival and the 25th anniversary of the diplomatic relations between the two nations.
Surprisingly beautiful lotus pond in autumn Travel

Surprisingly beautiful lotus pond in autumn

Last week, a range of beautiful images of a pond near Mua cave in the northern province of Ninh Binh were widely shared on social media. Many were surprised at seeing blooming lotuses at a time when they should wither.
Stamps featuring ancient Oc Eo Culture issued Culture - Sports

Stamps featuring ancient Oc Eo Culture issued

A collection of stamps showcasing the objects of Oc Eo Culture that were recognised as national treasures has been issued by the Ministry of Information and Communications in co-ordination with the People's Committee of the southern province of An Giang.