Exhibition of Hanoi’s craft villages to be held
An exhibition of Hanoi’s craft villages will open in the capital city on October 6 as part of activities to mark the 999 th anniversary of Thang Long-Hanoi. The exhibition will display 300 typical products of Hanoi’s craft villages which specialise in wood carving, pottery, brocading, lacquer, mother-of-pearl inlaying, rattan and bamboo knitting and silk weaving.
Central Highlands province busy for International Gong Festival 2009
The atmosphere in the Central Highlands province of Gia Lai these days is heating up with preparations for the International Gong Festival 2009 which is scheduled to be organised on…
Can Tho to host Mekong-Japan cultural festival
The “Mekong-Japan Tourism and Culture Festival” will be held in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho from December 2-5. The initiative was made at the Mekong-Japan Foreign Ministers’ Meeting held…
Mid-Autumn Festival 2009 held in Hanoi’s old quarter
A variety of activities and events will be held during the Mid-Autumn Festival 2009 in Hanoi's old quarter, scheduled to take place from September 19 to October 3. The festival aims to uphold traditional culture and honour the historical value of Hanoi’s old quarter as a national cultural site.
Hanoi’s mid - autumn festival in Vietnamese - Japanese colour
“Vietnamese-Japanese Mid-Autumn Festival 2009” will be held at the Vietnam Museum of Ethnology from September 25 - 27. The event is a good opportunity for cultural exchanges between Vietnam and Japan.
Vietnamese Culture Month held in Japan
The Vietnamese Embassy in Japan has worked with various domestic and overseas colleagues to organise a series of cultural events during Vietnamese Culture Month in several big cities in Japan to celebrate the 36th anniversary of the establishment of Vietnamese-Japanese diplomatic relations.
HCMC to host 1st international tourism investment meeting
Ho Chi Minh City will host the first ever international tourism investment meeting from September 30 to October 1, 2009 in an effort to introduce tourism development potentials of Cambodia, Laos and Vietnam.
Quang Nam Tourism and Culture Week
Quang Nam Tourism and Culture Week will take place in Vietnam Art Culture Exhibition Centre, 2 Hoa Lu St, Hai Ba Trung Dist., Hanoi from November 20 to 23, 2009.
Cultural events to celebrate national day
To celebrate Vietnam National Day on September 2 and the 40th anniversary of the implementation of President Ho Chi Minh’s testament, various art performances will be taking place in Hanoi and HCM City.
Exhibition on Culture, Sports and Tourism industries
The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism will organize exhibition with theme “40th anniversary of executing President Ho Chi Minh’s Testament of Culture, Sports and Tourism industries” in Vietnam Exhibition Fair Centre, 148 Giang Vo Street, Ba Dinh District, Hanoi from August 28 to September 2, 2009.
Boosting activities ramping up to capital city’s 1,000th birthday
Leading up to the 1,000th anniversary of Thang Long-Hanoi and the National Tourism Year 2010, the Hanoi Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism will organise series of activities to promote tourism in Japan and China.
Binh Thuan to bustle in culture and sports events
Authorities of the central province of Binh Thuan will host a culture, sports and tourism festival called “Binh Thuan-Southern Colors” in Phan Thiet City from August 22 to 24.
“Hello! Vietnam” Festival to open in Japan
A festival, entitled “Hello! Vietnam” will take place at Yoyogi Park in Tokyo on September 19-20 following the success of a similar previous event.
International Gong Festival to be held in November
Central Highlands Gia Lai Province will organise an international gong festival in Pleiku City from November 12-15, the provincial People’s Committee said on August 7.
Hanoi to host traditional cooking competition
A traditional Vietnamese cooking competition will take place in Hanoi, headed by the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT).