Hanoi hosts sports, tourism, film & TV festival
A selection of 145 films from 25 domestic and 42 overseas studios will be shown at the sixth Vietnam International Cinema, Television and Sports and Tourism (FICTS) Festival, which will take place in Hanoi from July 4-7.
Photo exhibition on Vietnam opens in Uruguay
An exhibition of photographs on Vietnam, its countryside and people, shot by Argentinean photographer Amanda Perez, is underway in Montevideo City in Uruguay.
The first international hot air-balloon festival Viet Nam - Binh Thuan
(TITC)_From Aug. 29th - Sept. 3rd 2012, the first Viet Nam international hot air-balloon festival (VIHABF 2012) will take place in Phan Thiet city, Binh Thuan Province under the theme…
Over 3.3 million int'l tourists visit Vietnam
Vietnam welcomed over 3.3 million overseas arrivals in the first six months of this year, up 13.9 percent against the same period last year, according to the General Statistics Office.
Enjoy buffet, ethnic music, folk games at Non La Theater
Nestled in the HCMC Labor Culture Palace, the Non La Theater is suggested as an ideal venue for diners to enjoy ethnic musical shows as well as buffet programs.
Cham art performances in Binh Thuan province every weekend to serve tourists
The management board for Po Sah Inu relics in Phan Thiet city, the south central coastal province of Binh Thuan has held art performances of Cham ethnic minority group every Saturday and Sunday at relics to serve tourists.
Videos support green tourism    (Jun 29, 2012)
Tourists are being asked to send holiday videos and their feelings about their trip to the country to the Green Vietnam Video Contest, which aims to promote tourism and raise people's awareness of sustainable tourism.
Hanoi to host Canadian food festival
The Canadian Food Festival will take place during the whole of July in Hanoi to celebrate the country's National Day (July 1, 1867-July 1, 2012).
Foreign arrivals in Hanoi rise 20 percent
More than one million foreigners have arrived Hanoi in the first six months this year, up 20 percent from a year ago.
Foreign diplomatic officers visit Bat Trang pottery village
Hanoi City Union of Friendship Association has held a field trip to Bat Trang traditional pottery village for ambassadors and their wives as well as diplomatic officers in Hanoi who are learning the Vietnamese language at two training courses.
Typical Korean specialities served as the kick off the Korea Food Festival in Hanoi on June 25.
Cham civilisations in the spotlight
An international seminar on Cham civilisations - the links between Vietnam and India , opened in central coastal city of Da Nang on June 26.
UNESCO recognition sought for central provinces' traditional singing
A National Vi-Dam Folk Singing Festival is taking place in the central city of Vinh City since June 23.
Ethnic children cultural festival to take place in Hai Phong city
1500 children will participate in the ethnic children culture festival to be take place in the northern city of Hai Phong from June 28th to 30th.
Vietnam water puppetry enchants Austrians, Slovaks
Thousands of Austrians and Slovaks were deeply impressed by the unique water puppet shows presented by 16 artists from the Vietnam Puppetry Theatre, during their recent tour of the two countries.
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