Coc Pai rural market – a unique tourism product in Ha Giang

Coc Pai rural market – a unique tourism product in Ha Giang

NDO – Ha Giang impresses visitors not only with the majestic scenery of the mountains and terraced fields but also with the unique features of its rural markets. (11 hours ago)


Colourful dragon festival livens up pedestrian streets around Hoan Kiem Lake in Hanoi

  Oct 05, 2020 11:24:19
NDO – The 2020 Hanoi Dragon Festival was held at King Ly Thai To Monument last Saturday by the city Department of Culture and Sports. 

Special art programme praises “Hanoi - Hue – Saigon” friendship

  Oct 04, 2020 13:04:43
NDO – A special arts programme was held at Hanoi Opera House on October 3 to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the friendship of three cities of Hanoi - Hue - Saigon (October 8, 1960 - 2020). 

Autumn comes to Hanoi

  Sep 30, 2020 10:57:16
NDO – When autumn arrives in Hanoi, it brings unexpected light rains, gentle breezes and cool air to every corner of the capital city. Autumn seems to be the favoured season of many Hanoians. 

Hanoi’s Old Quarter full of colour amid Mid-autumn Festival

  Sep 28, 2020 14:25:00
NDO – During these days when Mid-autumn Festival is coming, the streets of Hang Ma, Hang Luoc and Hang Ruoi, as well as many other areas in Hanoi’s Old Quarter, are bustling with many colourful booths, becoming favourite destinations. 

Hanoi streets sparkling in celebration of mid-autumn festival

  Sep 24, 2020 17:04:44
NDO – These days, the Hanoi streets are bustling and sparkling with many colourful and eye-catching lanterns and toys as well as the sound of drums, making people feel excited. 

Discovering Phong Nha Cave in Quang Binh

  Sep 22, 2020 16:37:40
NDO – Phong Nha Cave is the most famous site of the Phong Nha – Ke Bang complex in Quang Binh province. Phong Nha has been voted as one of the most wonderful caves in the world for a number of reasons: its longest underground river, beautiful underground lake, incredibly wide dry cave as well as for its most spectacular stalactites, stalagmites and long water grottos. 

Harvesting rice on terraced fields

  Sep 22, 2020 11:32:20
NDO – Only one crop of upland rice can be grown per year on the mountain tops in upland communes of Bac Yen District, Son La Province. It is harvested between September and October. When rice crops begin to ripen in the terraced fields the mountains appear covered with a splendid golden carpet. 

Another corner of Nho Que River

  Sep 21, 2020 18:53:48
NDO – Nho Que River originates in Yunnan Province (China), flows into Vietnam through Seo Lung in Lung Cu Commune, Dong Van District, Ha Giang Province. The typical green colour on the deep black rocky plateau creates a special river. More than a tourist attraction, the border river marked the hallmark of many generations of Vietnamese, who protected sovereignty in border areas. 

Stunning Mu Cang Chai in ripening rice season

  Sep 18, 2020 19:12:38
NDO – During these Autumn days, the terraced paddy fields along both sides of the road from Yen Bai City to the mountainous district of Mu Cang Chai are stunning as the rice ripens. 

Docynia indica season in Son La

  Sep 15, 2020 16:44:31
NDO – The forests in Bac Yen district, Son La province are in the ripening season for Docynia indica. The H’Mong people say that previously, docynia indica grew naturally in the forest, but in order to improve its productivity, in the past 10-20 years, people have also planted this tree in their home gardens. This year there is a bumper crop of docynia indica, so local people have started to harvest early in the ninth month of the lunar calendar. 

AIPA 41 takes place successfully

  Sep 11, 2020 17:28:53
NDO – The 41st General Assembly of the ASEAN Inter-Parliamentary Assembly (AIPA-41) has officially wrapped up after three hard working days in the spirit of friendship, understanding, trust and responsibility between those who represent the people. 

ASEAN cultural diversity on display at AIPA’s 41st General Assembly opening

  Sep 08, 2020 16:54:09
NDO – A special art programme celebrated the opening of the 41st General Assembly of the ASEAN Inter-Parliamentary Assembly (AIPA 41) in Hanoi on September 8. 

Muong Hoa valley blanketed with yellow ripening rice

  Sep 07, 2020 11:24:07
NDO - In late August and early September, the terraced rice fields in Muong Hoa Valley in Hau Thao Commune, the northern mountainous province of Lao Cai, turn bright yellow. 

New school year begins with joy amid COVID-19

  Sep 06, 2020 10:23:55
NDO – A special new academic year officially began in a jubilant atmosphere nationwide on September 5, with COVID-19 preventive measures applied to ensure the safety of both students and teachers.