Vietnam tourism prepares for comeback
06:00 | 28/04/2020 Travel
(VEN) - Instead of going to work at the Hanoi Travel Joint Stock Company that employs her, Thanh has returned to her hometown, where she does housework, goes to the market, prepares meals, and looks after her child. Her employer has told her to take time off given the suspension of most foreign travel to Vietnam due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
Giang Cao Pottery Village
06:00 | 20/04/2020 Culture & Art
(VEN) - Giang Cao and Bat Trang villages make up the famous Bat Trang Commune in Hanoi’s Gia Lam District, one of the biggest pottery and ceramic production centers in Vietnam, about 10km from downtown Hanoi.
Ao Dai design contest honours national costume
13:52 | 19/04/2020 Fashion & Life
An Ao Dai design contest has been jointly launched by the Vietnam Women’s Union and the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism with an aim of promoting both the image and the cultural value that the traditional long dress has in Vietnamese society.
ASEAN Film Week 2020 to be held
13:10 | 10/04/2020 Film - Cinema
The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism issued a decision on April 8 to approve the organisation of the ASEAN Film Week in celebration of Vietnam’s ASEAN Chairmanship this year.