May 31st, 2010

 

The Hue Monuments Conservation Centre, an organization known responsible for the management and preservation of Hue heritage, announced its move to donate hundreds of its historical documents to the U.S. Library of Congress. The said records, dating back from Le, Tay Son, and...

 

May 29th, 2010

 

For several years now, residents of Dak Nong Commune (Đắk Nông) in Kon Tum have relied on the 150-meters long cable stretched about 20 meters above Po Ko River as their only means to cross the dangerous waters and get to the other side to be able to work, go to school, and reach...

 

May 27th, 2010

 

Being the first foreigner to master the Vietnamese performing arts of tuong and cheo, Eleanor Clapham is among the most celebrated artists in the country. On December of 2006, millions of people across Vietnam sat in front of their televisions, captivated by the sight of a blonde...

 

May 26th, 2010

 

An extraordinary trade, unique only to Vietnam and its Southeast Asian neighbors, floating markets has been a way of life for many Vietnamese who live in the Mekong Delta Region where one of the world’s most important rivers, Mekong River, conveniently run along. This particular...

 

May 21st, 2010

 

The Hue Festival 2010 will be held from June 5-13, 2010 with the opening and closing ceremonies take place at Ngo Mon Square and Huong River.

 

May 19th, 2010

 

If clients visit websites with bad content, both customers and Internet café owners will be served with warnings or be fined, stated Pham Quoc Ban, director of the Hanoi Department of Information and Communications to VNExpress.

 

May 16th, 2010

 

For several years now, the 200 km – long rampart in Quang Ngai Province of Central Vietnam has been the focus of study for a number of local and international researchers. The team conducting the study, made up of researchers from the Vietnam Institute of Archaeology and the...

 

May 14th, 2010

 

The authorities of Hanoi plans to move about 1,800 families residing in the famous Old Quarter to 60-100 square meter apartments in Viet Hung, a new urban area located in Long Bien District. The proposal intends to preserve the 1,000 year-old historic site and the monuments...

 

May 12th, 2010

 

The exhibition of “Vietnamese ethnic groups along with development of the country” will be held from May 9 to May 14, 2010 at Vietnam Art and Cultural exhibition center in Hanoi. This is one of many cultural activities organized to feature the upcoming great event of 1000th Thang...

 

May 10th, 2010

 

A beautiful country and an outstanding travel destination, Vietnam is filled with bewitching charm, an interesting history and a culture of extraordinary diversity. Though many westerners still view Vietnam through the lens of its tragic past from the periods of war, it is, in...