Phan Thiet gears up for Nghinh Ong Festival
Local authorities in Binh Thuan Province have mapped out plans for Nghinh Ong Quan Thanh Festival 2012 in Phan Thiet City. As expected, the 9th biennial festival will take place from September 4- 6 (or July 19th-21st of the lunar calendar).
Festival promotes Hoi An-Japan cultural exchange
The 10th Hoi An - Japan cultural exchange will take place in Hoi An city from August 24-26 to celebrate the National Tourism Year 2012.
Nghe An hosts largest ever Buddhist culture week
The Buddhist Culture Week, the fourth and largest-ever so far in Vietnam, opened in the central province of Nghe An on August 12.
Viet Nam, Laos to hold cross-border cultural exchange
A cultural, sports and tourism exchange programme between Vietnamese and Lao border provinces will take place from August 16 in Vietnam's central provinces of Nghe An, Quang Binh and Ha Tinh and Laos' Xiengkhoang, Bolykhamsay and Khammouan provinces.
Vietnam tourism promoted at 2012 Expo
Vietnamese seas and people are major highlights of a Vietnam National Day was held at the 2012 Expo in Yeosu, the Republic of Korea (RoK), on August 6.
Ben Tre hosts annual Nghinh Ong festival
Nearly 150 fishing ships took part in the annual Nghinh Ong festival for fishermen to worship the whale praying for good luck at sea on August 3rd at Binh Dai fishing port in Binh Thang Commune, Binh Dai District, Ben Tre Province.
Vietnam promotes culture at Berlin Beer Festival
Vietnamese beer was represented along-side 2,000 other international brews from 86 nations at the 16th Berlin International Beer Festival which took place on Karl Marx Boulevard, Berlin from August 3-5. 
Int'l martial arts festival opens in Binh Dinh
The fourth International Vietnamese Martial Arts Festival officially kicked off in the central province of Binh Dinh on August 1.
International festival of Vietnamese traditional martial arts 2012
(TITC) - From 1-3 August 2012, the forth international festival of Vietnamese traditional martial arts 2012 will be held in Quy Nhon City (Binh Dinh Province) by Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism in collaboration with People's Committee of Binh Dinh Province.
Tourism year to highlight Red River civilization
The National Tourism Year 2013 themed "Red River Civilisation" will kick off in the northern port city of Hai Phong on May 11 next year.
Trans-Asia Bridge Span Festival opens
The third Trans-Asia Bridge Span Festival opened in Dong Ha City, central Quang Tri Province on July 28.
2012 Trans-Asia Bridge Span Festival in Quang Tri
The third Trans-Asia Bridge Span Festival will be held in Quang Tri Province, from July 26 to 28, 2012.
Preparing for the first Viet Nam International Hot Air Balloon Fiesta (VIHAF)- Binh Thuan 2012
TITC_On 17th July 2012, a press conference on the First Viet Nam International Hot Air Balloon Fiesta (VIHABF)- Binh Thuan 2012 was held in Ha Noi by the Binh Thuan Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism, HCM-based Chien Thang Service Co., Ltd (Victory-Mind company) and Viet Nam News Agency (VNA). The event had the attendance of reporters and journalists of Ha Noi's and central press…
Ha Noi hosts 3rd International Puppetry Festival
The 3rd International Puppetry Festival is scheduled to take place in Hanoi from September 2-9, attracting the participation of Vietnamese and foreign art troupes all over the world.
Sword skills on show in Hoi An   (Jul 18, 2012)
Sword skills on show in Hoi An
Japanese artists will demonstrate a traditional sword performance at the Japanese Bridge in the annual Hoi An-Japan Cultural Festival next month.
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