Politics

Royal documents affirm Vietnam’s sovereignty

World recognition is being sought for a vast archive of administrative documents, many of them signed by the Nguyen kings from 1802 to 1945. Some of them record Vietnam's ownership of islands in the East Sea.
Performance honours late xam singer Culture - Sports

Performance honours late xam singer

A show of folk songs for blind beggars, known as xam in Vietnamese, was held on April 15 in the northern province of Ninh Binh to commemorate local late artisan Ha Thi Cau and praise her contributions to the preservation of the art.
More activities commemorate Hung Kings Society

More activities commemorate Hung Kings

A Cultural Camp and Festival of Xoan and Phu Tho folk singing are taking place in the northern midland province of Phu Tho from Mar. 26-31, as part of activities to celebrate the Hung Kings Temple Festival.