NDO—The 2017 Da Nang International Fireworks Competition will be made into a nearly two-month festival taking place from April 29 to June 24 with assorted activities rather than a two-day competition as in previous years. (Feb 09, 2017)
NDO/VNA—A festival dedicated to Au Co—the legendary mother of Vietnam—opened in Hien Luong commune of Ha Hoa district in the northern province of Phu Tho on February 3 (or the seventh day of the Lunar New Year).
NDO – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on February 1 joined leaders of ministries, sectors, Hanoi authorities and people at the festival celebrating the 228th anniversary of Ngoc Hoi – Dong Da Victory against the Chinese Qing invaders, which opened at Dong Da Cultural Park.
NDO/VNA - Tens of thousands of visitors flocked to Phat Tich pagoda in the northern province of Bac Ninh for a local annual spring festival, held on January 31 (the fourth day of the first lunar month).
NDO—The Lunar New Year (Tet) is a much-anticipated festival for all people, including ethnic minority groups. People in remote areas are very enthusiastic to invite guests to eat dinner and drink wine either on New Year’s Eve or in the first days of the Lunar New Year.