Film screening celebrates major national celebrations Culture - Sports

Film screening celebrates major national celebrations

A film screening is being held across the nation from April 27 to May 23 to mark the country’s major celebrations such as the Reunification Day (April 30), the Labour Day (May 1), the Dien Bien Phu Victory (May 7) and the birthday of President Ho Chi Minh (May 19).
Central Highlands provinces connect to boost tourism Travel

Central Highlands provinces connect to boost tourism

The provinces of Lam Dong, Dak Lak, Dak Nong, Gia Lai and Kon Tum have joined hands to develop infrastructure and design various kinds of tours to popularise regional culture to serve the 2014 national tourism year, themed “Central Highlands, Great Jungle”.
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Brocade weaving of Khmer people restored

Traversing various up and down and some halts in production, traditional brocade weaving of the Khmer people in Van Giao commune in the southern province of An Giang’s Tinh Bien district has now been restored thanks to Khmer women’s great efforts and the timely attention and investment by local authorities.
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Phu Tho strives to develop brocade industry

The Muong ethnic people of Tan Son district in the northern province of Phu Tho are exerting all efforts to preserve and develop their traditional brocade weaving craft despite tremendous difficulties in finding outlets for their products.
Traditional handicrafts feature in France Culture - Sports

Traditional handicrafts feature in France

The Orange Fleurs d’Espoir association (OFE) and the Association of Batik International (ABI) on Jan. 31 opened an exhibition in Paris on Jan.31 to introduce traditional brocade weaving products of the Vietnamese ethnic minority people of Mong.