Hoi An opens old temple complex to the public
The administration in the central central city of Hoi An has opened a temple complex first built in 1626 to the public for visits in early December.
Exploring distinctive architecture of Southern One Pillar Pagoda
Located on Dang Van Bi Street in HCMC’s Thu Duc District, Nam Thien Nhat Tru (Southern One Pillar Pagoda) is not only a worshiping place for local Buddhists but also…
Spouses of ABAC delegates visit Da Nang Museum
On November 6th, a delegation of 35 spouses of the delegates attending the APEC Business Advisory Council (ABAC) visited the Da Nang Museum to study the culture and development history…
Taking a salty, spicy bite of Hai Phong cuisine
Vietnamese people have long taken pride in their banh mi, a dish named as one of the best street foods in the world by CNN (American Cable News Network), and listed in the Oxford English dictionary as ‘a Vietnamese snack consisting of a baguette (traditionally baked with both rice and wheat flour) filled with a variety of ingredients, typically including meat, pickled vegetables and chili…
Hai Duong preserves Ca Tru’s artistic value
A Ca Tru (ceremonial singing) performance programme was organised on November 21 in Tu Ky district, Hai Duong province, by the provincial Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism. 
Ca tru introduced to tourists to Quang Binh
Tourists can now enjoy ca tru (ceremonial singing) as part of the Chay River - Dark Cave tour in the central province of Quang Binh.
Ha Noi has over 1,700 intangible cultural heritage forms
The Ha Noi Department of Culture and Sports has launched an Atlas featuring the city’s 1,793 intangible cultural heritage forms following an intangible heritage inventory and preservation master plan carried out since 2013.
International circus festival underway in Thua Thien-Hue
A somersault performance by artists from the Viet Nam Circus Federation kicked off the 2016 International Circus Festival in Hue City, the central province of Thua Thien-Hue on May 28.
Exhibition celebrates 10th anniversary of RoK Culture Centre’s establishment
Over 40 royal and ordinary folk paintings and traditional handicrafts from the Republic of Korea (RoK) are being exhibited from May 18 to June 17 at the RoK Culture Centre, 49 Nguyen Du, Ha Noi to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the centre’s establishment.
Viet Nam’s giant poetry book sets Worldkings’s record
Viet Nam’s largest poetry book entitled “Hoa Lu Thi Tap” received the World Records Union’s (Worldkings) certificate for the World’s Unique Epic at a ceremony held in Ha Noi on May 5.
Hue Festival: Art performances impress visitors
A number of art performances by both domestic and foreign artists were organised at different stages of the ongoing Hue Festival in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue on May 1, making strong impressions on locals and visitors. 
Festival commemorates General Le Chan
An annual festival commemorating General Le Chan, who is believed to be the founder of Hai Phong, was held on March 16 (the fifth day of the second lunar month).
VNAT meets German journalists visiting Viet Nam
(TITC) – In the framework of the press trip hosted by Viet Nam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) for German journalists visiting Viet Nam from 10 - 15 December 2015, Deputy Director General of VNAT, Mr. Ngo Hoai Chung had a meeting with the delegation on December 13, in Ha Noi.
Dialogue to preserve “ca tru” singing
On October 22, Ha Noi’s Department of Culture and Sports organized a dialogue of “Ca tru” singing.
Viet Nam heritage photo contest launched
Viet Nam’s nature and daily life coupled with tangible and intangible culture will be featured at the fourth Viet Nam Heritage Photo Awards through the lens of photography aficionados, as heard at a ceremony to launch the event held in Ho Chi Minh City on August 12.