Robam dance, a traditional art form of the Khmer ethnic community in Tra Vinh province has been recognised as a national intangible cultural heritage, according to a recent decision issued by the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism.

From bark to art: Painter uses cajuput as canvas
4/21/2018 11:20:00 AM (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – The cajuput tree—tram in Vietnamese—is known for its spongy bark, white flowers and its oil that is prized for its usefulness in aromatherapy. 

HCM City to celebrate Viet Nam Book Day
4/20/2018 2:14:59 PM (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – The HCM City’s book companies and publishers will organise a series of activities to mark Viet Nam Book Day on April 21 and World Book and Copyright Day on April 23.

Flower Farm, a brand of elegant products
4/21/2018 7:00:00 AM (GMT+7)
Pham Anh Cuong started up his paper flower business with the brand name Flower Farm to keep the everlasting beauty of colorful flowers.

Seven international teams join Da Nang fireworks contest
4/20/2018 3:01:48 PM (GMT+7)
 Seven international teams, including three coming for the first time, and the host will compete in the 2018 Da Nang International Fireworks Festival (DIFF) starting at the end of this month.

Festival promotes ethnic cultural values
4/20/2018 2:42:24 PM (GMT+7)
A festival is taking place in Hanoi where ethnic people from across the country gather together and exchange their cultures as well as introduce them to local people and tourists. 

Japanese artists to perform Yosakoi dance at Hanoi’s walking area
4/20/2018 2:56:24 PM (GMT+7)
 Japanese artists will perform Yosakoi - a unique style of dance in Japan - at the walking area around Hoan Kiem Lake, Hanoi on April 21, as part of activities to mark the 45th anniversary of Vietnam-Japan diplomatic ties.

Hue Festival has two more sponsors
4/20/2018 10:28:27 AM (GMT+7)
 Two more companies have agreed to provide funding for the Hue Festival in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue.

Five major cultural – tourism events in April
4/20/2018 10:29:06 AM (GMT+7)
 Five major cultural – tourism events in April

Thang Long imperial city excavation reveals large structures
4/20/2018 10:06:45 AM (GMT+7)
 An archaeological excavation at the Thang Long imperial city in 2017 has uncovered many traces of former buildings and other artefacts dating from the period of Chinese domination up to the Nguyen Dynasty.

Exhibition displays portraits of nation's heroes
4/19/2018 4:31:21 PM (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – General Mai Chi Tho (1922-2007) and his comrades had to eat small rotten fishes and boiled buffalo meat that tasted like rubber when they were imprisoned at Hoa Lo Prison in 1940-1945.

Son La’s diversity to be put on show
4/19/2018 4:46:00 PM (GMT+7)
The cultural diversity of ethnic groups in the northwestern province of Son La will be highlighted at the Liberation Day (April 30) celebrations at the Viet Nam National Village for Ethnic Culture and Tourism in Son Tay Town,

Vietnamese honour ancestors with sticky rice balls
4/19/2018 5:06:07 PM (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – For the past few days, glutinous rice balls are being served in various markets and food shops in Hanoi for the traditional Cold Food Festival.