Hung My promotes rattan, bamboo products Videos

Hung My promotes rattan, bamboo products

Rattan and bamboo products have exhibited potential for development over recent years, and Hung My commune in Chiem Hoa district in the northern mountainous province of Tuyen Quang has established a rattan and bamboo cooperative group to help create jobs.
Van Phuc silk looks to stretch Business

Van Phuc silk looks to stretch

Van Phuc silk, a famous silk brand from the most ancient weaving village bearing the same name, has been trying to access the international market while still preserve and enrich its cultural identity
Belgian helps Co Tu weaving Society

Belgian helps Co Tu weaving

The Co Tu ethnic group, living in a remote mountainous village in the central province of Quang Nam, are familiar with Belgian designer Aldegonde van Alsenoy, nicknamed Ava.
Travel

Lai Chau preserves culture through community tourism

Ban Hon commune in Tam Duong district in the northern mountainous province of Lai Chau is applying community-based tourism models which have proved effective in increasing local residents’ incomes as well as raising their awareness of environmental protection and cultural heritage preservation.
Japan to join Hue Traditional Craft Festival Festival

Japan to join Hue Traditional Craft Festival

Japan will display the traditional costumes of people in the city of Saijo and Ishizuchi – a popular kind of tea in the city - during the 2013 Hue Traditional Craft Festival, says Phan Canh Viet Cuong, Deputy Manager of the festival.
Travel

Prehistoric traces discovered in Long An

Vestiges of prehistoric people dating back some 2,500 years have been found at Thai Binh Trung commune, Vinh Hung district, the southern province of Long An.
Culture - Sports

Ma ethnic women keep brocade weaving alive

A group of Ma ethnic women in the Central Highlands province of Dak Nong are sparing no efforts to pass down their traditional brocade weaving skills to descendants in the hope that this traditional profession will live on.