Joint efforts to preserve Cham culture

Joint efforts to preserve Cham culture

NDO – With the great love and aspiration to preserve and promote the cultural values of their ethnic minority group, Cham artisans in Ninh Thuan province have worked with the Department of Cham folk culture and arts under the Management Board for My Son Cultural Heritage in Duy Xuyen District, Quang Nam Province. (Feb 19, 2020 15:50:09)


Seven more special national heritages recognised

  Jan 05, 2020 14:31:10
NDO – The Prime Minister has elected to recognise an additional seven special national heritages nationwide. 

Exhibition reveals calligraphy of Nguyen dynasty Kings

  Jan 04, 2020 11:29:31
NDO –An exhibition entitled ‘Calligraphy of Nguyen dynasty Kings’ opened in Hanoi on January 3 as an event to celebrate the Vietnam Archives Day. 

Bac Ninh preserves, develops Quan Ho folk songs

  Dec 24, 2019 10:07:48
NDO/VNA – The Red River delta province of Bac Ninh has made efforts to preserve the art of Quan Ho love duet singing to implement commitments to UNESCO on conservation and development of the folk art, which has been recognised by UNESCO as part of the world’s intangible cultural heritage. 

More important evidence found related to historic 1288 Bach Dang Victory

  Dec 22, 2019 16:31:17
NDO – The discovery and excavation of Bach Dang stake ground in Lien Khe commune, Thuy Nguyen district, Hai Phong city is an important piece of evidence which helps provide further traces back to the great Bach Dang Victory in 1288, experts have said. 

Wooden block exhibition on Vietnam’s names and capitals held

  Dec 19, 2019 12:48:58
NDO – An exhibition featuring names and capitals of Vietnam carved on wooden printing blocks of the Nguyen dynasty opened at Da Lat University, Da Lat City, on December 18. 

Technology connects heritages with community

  Dec 17, 2019 15:07:31
NDO – Many types of heritage struggle to impress the public, particularly the younger generation; however, with the support of technology, heritages have been promoted in a completely new way that allow viewers interact with them. 

Vietnam’s ‘Then’ practice honoured as UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity

  Dec 13, 2019 10:57:30
NDO – ‘Then’, an essential ritual practice in the spiritual life of Tay, Nung and Thai ethnic people in Vietnam, has been added to the UNESCO Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity, announced the Cultural Heritage Department under the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism on December 13. 

Community’s role in preserving and promoting Hoi An heritage’s values

  Dec 03, 2019 16:59:50
NDO – An international conference named “Hoi An Cultural Heritage - 20 years of conservation and sustainable development orientation" took place in Hoi An city, on December 3, as part of activities to celebrate the 20th anniversary of UNESCO’s recognition of Hoi An ancient town. 

PM attends ceremony to hand over results of intangible cultural heritages research

  Nov 23, 2019 10:20:37
NDO - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc attended a handing-over ceremony for the research results on the intangible cultural heritages by folklore researcher Nguyen Hai Lien in Hanoi on November 23.  

Cultural heritage and tourism festival to feature interesting activities

  Nov 15, 2019 09:16:23
NDO – The 2019 Cultural Heritage and Tourism Festival, themed ‘Cultural heritage in integration and development’, will be held at the Vietnam Exhibition Centre for Culture and Arts in Hanoi from November 21-26. 

Old Quarter hosts cultural activities to mark Vietnam Cultural Heritage Day

  Nov 09, 2019 11:29:59
NDO – A series of activities will be held from November 22 to December 15 in Hanoi’s Old Quarter to honour the capital city’s cultural heritages.  

Retaining the vitality of ‘Bai Choi’ folk singing

  Oct 20, 2019 15:58:31
NDO – The constant changes in contemporary life have pushed the art of ‘Bai Choi’ folk singing, which was recognised by the UNESCO as an Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity, to the brink of being forgotten. However, thanks to the whole-hearted efforts from local residents and authorities of Quang Ngai Province, the art form’s beautiful melodies and vitality have been well preserved and promoted among the younger generation. 

Decoration art in traditional costume of Red Dao people recognised as national heritage

  Oct 12, 2019 18:20:08
NDO – The Tuyen Quang provincial Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism in coordination with Na Hang district’s authorities hosted a ceremony on October 12 to receive a certificate honouring the decoration art in traditional costumes of local Red Dao ethnic groups as a national intangible heritage. 

Keo Hanh Thien Pagoda recognised as national intangible cultural heritage

  Oct 08, 2019 18:08:17
NDO – People's Committee of Xuan Truong district, Nam Dinh province held a ceremony on October 8 to receive a certificate honouring Keo Hanh Thien Pagoda as a national intangible cultural heritage and open Keo Hanh Thien Pagoda Festival 2019.