Moon worshipping festival of Tay ethnic people recognised as national heritage

Moon worshipping festival of Tay ethnic people recognised as national heritage

NDO – The Nang Hai festival, in worship of the moon, which is observed annually by the Tay ethnic groups in Tien Thanh commune, Phuc Hoa district, Cao Bang province, has been listed as a national intangible cultural heritage by the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism. (Jul 12, 2017)


Quang Binh Cave Festival kicks off

  Jun 18, 2017
NDO – The 2017 Quang Binh Cave Festival, themed ‘The Kingdom of the Caves: Great and Legendary’, was officially opened at Bao Ninh Square, Dong Hoi city, Quang Binh province on June 17. 

Folk festivals with tourism development

  Jun 16, 2017
NDO – Since the 1980s, alongside the country’s renovation, folk festivals have gradually been restored and strongly developed over recent years. The trend of restoring folk festivals in contemporary social life contributes to affirming the local cultural identities, as well as attracting more visitors. 

2017 Quang Nam Heritage Festival wraps up in Hoi An

  Jun 15, 2017
NDO – The sixth Quang Nam Heritage Festival 2017 officially wrapped up at a ceremony held in the ancient city of Hoi An, in the central province of Quang Nam on June 14, with Vice President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh in attendance . 

Nha Trang - Khanh Hoa Sea Festival 2017 closes after four days

  Jun 14, 2017
NDO - The biennial Nha Trang - Khanh Hoa Sea Festival 2017 concluded on June 13 after four days featuring 50 cultural, sports and tourism activities.  

2017 Quang Nam Heritage Festival: Opening up new potential

  Jun 12, 2017
NDO – The ongoing 2017 Quang Nam Heritage Festival, which opened on June 9 in Tam Ky city, marked a new shift in developing tourism in the southern districts of Quang Nam province, as well as boosting sea and island tourism. 

Vietnam Festival 2017 opens in Japan

  Jun 10, 2017
NDO/ VNA – Thousands of Vietnamese and Japanese visitors flocked to the opening ceremony of the 10th Vietnam Festival in Tokyo, Japan, on June 10.  

Quang Nam Heritage Festival kicks off

  Jun 10, 2017
NDO – The 2017 Quang Nam Heritage Festival kicked off in Tam Ky City on June 9 in the presence of Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam. 

International kite festival kicks off in Quang Nam

  Jun 08, 2017
NDO – The 2017 International Kite Festival officially kicked off on June 8 in Hoi An city of Quang Nam province, as part of activities under the framework of the 6th Quang Nam Heritage Festival.  

Pyrotechnics provide a treat of music and light at Da Nang Firework Festival

  Jun 04, 2017
NDO – The fourth match of the 2017 Da Nang International Firework Festival (DIFF) on June 3, saw the champions the 2015 event, Howard & Sons Pyrotechnics from Australia, compete with the Martarello S.R.L team from Italy.  

Southern Fruit Festival kicks off in Ho Chi Minh City

  Jun 01, 2017
NDO – A large crowd was in attendance for the opening of the 13th Southern Fruit Festival – 2017, which officially kicked off at Suoi Tien Culture and Tourism Site in District 9, Ho Chi Minh City. 

Da Nang International Firework Festival: Colourful fiesta of lights under the falling rain

  May 28, 2017
NDO – A truly spectacular night of multi-coloured light, featuring the theme of Metal, was brought to Han River in Da Nang city on the third night of the 2017 International Fireworks Festival in Da Nang (DIFF) on May 27. 

International Firework Festival: Japan, Switzerland introduce colourful performances

  May 21, 2017
NDO – Two teams from Japan and Switzerland delighted audiences with a colourful performance combined with a classic and modern music background at the second night of the 2017 International Fireworks Festival in Da Nang (DIFF) on May 20. 

Vietnam Festival 2017 to take place in Tokyo

  May 19, 2017
NDO – The 2017 Vietnam Festival is scheduled to take place in Yoyogi Park in Tokyo, Japan on June 10-11.