Workshop promotes modern tourism
A workshop was held in Ho Chi Minh City on October 20 to promote modern tourism to fully tap Viet Nam’s tourism potential.
Latin America Film Week to open in Ha Noi
The fourth Latin American Film Week will take place in Ha Noi from October 24-29 at the National Cinema Centre. 
Photo exhibition reflects modern Ha Noi
Contemporary life in Ha Noi is reflected through photos displayed at an on-going exhibition in the capital. 
Greek Ambassador exhibits paintings of Viet Nam
Greek Ambassador to Viet Nam Nikos D Kanellos is showcasing his paintings inspired by Vietnamese culture and landscape at a solo exhibition entitled "Kanellos in Viet Nam".
Photo collection of Ao Dai displayed in Da Nang
An exhibition featuring 110 photos and documents of Vietnamese Ao Dai (long dress) starts on October 19 at the central city of Da Nang’s museum and will run through October 31.
Thua Thien-Hue conservation centre woos visitors
Since the start of 2016, the Hue Monuments Conservation Centre (HMCC) has received almost two million visitors, including 1.43 million foreigners, an increase of 36.5% year-on-year.
Da Nang awarded Asia’s leading festival and event destination
Central Da Nang city was honoured as “Asia’s Leading Festival and Event Destination” at the World Travel Awards Asia (WTA) & Australasia Gala Ceremony 2016 held in the city on October 15 night.
Festival introduces Vietnamese culture in RoK
The 6th Viet Nam Culture Festival took place in Seoul, the Republic of Korea (RoK) on October 16, offering a chance for locals to understand more about the Vietnamese culture.
Hue Imperial Citadel to open at night next summer
Some places in the Hue Imperial Citadel, the central Thua Thien-Hue province, will open to welcome visitors at night from next summer as a pilot project of the Hue Monuments Conservation Centre.
Ha Noi Gift Show to kick off this month
The Ha Noi Gift Show 2016 will get underway in Ha Noi on October 17-20, attracting 245 exhibitors at home and abroad showcasing their products at 630 stalls, Deputy Director of the municipal Department of Industry and Trade Tran Thi Phuong Lan told a press conference on October 14. 
Viet Nam cuisine highlighted in Switzerland
Viet Nam’s culinary art was introduced to Swiss friends at a programme recently co-hosted by Alimentarium - the Museum of Nutrition in Vevey city of Switzerland and the Vietnamese Embassy in the country.
Ha Noi life in 1980s depicted in photos of former British diplomat
The street corners, street vendors, festivals and small hamlets of 1980’s Ha Noi were lively and truthfully depicted through the len of photographer John Ramsden. 
Art programme features Viet Nam, RoK melodies
An art programme featuring Vietnamese and Korean melodies was held in the central province of Binh Dinh on October 14.
Japanese artists participate in traditional show
A group of Japanese artists from the Kodo art group will participated in a monthly traditional music show. 
Champa vestiges found in central province
Remnants of Champa architecture have recently been found in the central province of Binh Dinh, said Nguyen Van Ngoc, Director of the Binh Dinh provincial museum.