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The Indigenous Knowledge-Spring of Life art and performance festival was held to honour diverse ethnic cultural values and the importance of indigenous knowledge as well as mutual understanding between different ethnic groups nationwide.
Vietnam greeted 10 million international visitors in 2016, a 25 per cent jump, setting the first ever record, and promising to usher in a more successful 2017 for the local tourism industry.
Photographer Thai A shares his trekking adventure to discover the mysterious peak of Ta Xua Nature Reserve and the life of Hmong women in the northwest mountainous provinces.
Listed by UNESCO as a Cultural Heritage of Humanity on 1 December 2016, Vietnam’s Hau Dong or Mother Worshipping ceremony is the latest in a long line of the nation’s unique cultural aspects to be officially recognised. Hong Oanh reports.
With her committment to keeping the soul of traditional Hanoian cuisine alive and passing it on to future generations, culinary artisan Anh Tuyet was granted the honour of master of traditional cuisine by the Vietnamese President. Here she shares with Thuy Dung her desire to promote Vietnamese cuisine to the world.
This January, Metropole Hanoi welcomes Michele Kaye, a glamorous lady with a distinctive voice, perfect intonation, and ineffable swing to its venue Le Club.
On the festive season and opening occasion, the first Playboy Establishment, a re-define and luxury entertainment and fine dining venue in the exclusive center Hoan Kiem area of Hanoi, will host various attractive activities on Christmas and New Year Eves.
The Hanoi – Saigon sculpture exhibition will be organised at Hanoi Architectural University from December 12 to 22 with the participant of 28 sculptors and their 56 artworks.
Give twice this festive season by choosing special gifts crafted by disadvantaged artisans. Pauline Nguyen suggests Healing the Wounded Heart shop at 23 Vo Thi Sau, Hue City or workshop at 35 Ngo Thoi Nham, Hue City.
Starbucks Vietnam, the Asia Foundation and REACH have announced a one-year vocational training program to help young people from disadvantaged backgrounds.