HCM City to launch Ao Dai Festival 2017
1/22/2017 3:19:49 PM (GMT+7)
A fashion show to highlight áo dài (Vietnamese traditional dress) will open the Ao Dai Festival 2017 on HCM City’s Nguyen Hue Pedestrian Street in District 1 on March 3.
Visitors to witness Tet celebration in Old Quarter
1/22/2017 3:23:51 PM (GMT+7)
Painting exhibitions and demonstrations of traditional Tết celebrations are among activities being held in celebration of Tết, the Vietnamese Lunar New Year festival, at heritage sites in Hà Nội’s Old Quarter.
A project to preserve two VN art traditions
1/22/2017 3:22:28 PM (GMT+7)
A project to preserve hát bội (classical drama) and bài chòi (a traditional game combining folklore singing and lottery picks) has been approved by Bình Định Province in an aim to attract tourists and preserve traditional theatre by 2020.
Hue: Neu pole planted to salute Lunar New Year
1/21/2017 5:08:34 PM (GMT+7)
A Cay Neu (Neu pole) was planted at the Hue Imperial Citadel, the central province of Thua Thien-Hue on January 20, featuring a traditional activity in the run up to the Lunar New Year (Tet) festival.
Spring festival to make a splash
1/21/2017 5:05:50 PM (GMT+7)
Various kinds of flowers will be arranged at the Ecopark on the outskirts of Hanoi from January 29 to February 1.
Documentary on Japan to be aired in Vietnam
1/21/2017 5:11:09 PM (GMT+7)
A documentary series entitled Sac Mau Nhat Ban (Colours of Japan) which showcases the best of Japanese gastronomy will be aired on Vietnamese television from February 3.