DIWALI: THE INDIAN FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS

10:04 | 12/09/2014 Entertainment

(VEN) - Deepawali or Diwali is an annual festival celebrated throughout India with absolute bliss. This festival has been around for thousands of years, celebrating the return of the King and God, Lord Rama. The celebration starts near the end of October and ends in early November, around the time when countless epic legends occurred. The festival itself doesn’t have a fixed date as it follows the lunar calendar and occurs on the night of the new moon. Different regions of India celebrate Diwali on different dates as the lunar calendar is different for each of them. The celebration lasts for five days which are spent by praying to the gods.
UK Film Festival 2014 to feature Scotland

15:48 | 10/09/2014 Entertainment

(VEN) - The British Council said that the UK Film Festival 2014 would be held from September 22-29 in Vietnam featuring Scotland which hosted the Commonwealth Games 2014 in Glasgow this August.
Dong Thap tourism makes strong impression

14:06 | 10/09/2014 Entertainment

(VEN) - Nature has bestowed Dong Thap with a diverse range of natural landscapes, with the province boasting plains, mountains and lakes. Visiting Dong Thap Province in the flooding season, visitors will see beautiful natural landscapes such as Xeo Quyt, Gao Giong, Tram Chim and Cao Lanh and enjoy special dishes.
VYOGA WORLD brings Indian yoga closer to Vietnamese

11:02 | 09/09/2014 Entertainment

(VEN) - According to Master Vishwa, Founder and Director of Vyoga World, yoga basically is a part of traditional Indian culture that is very welcomed and responded by Vietnamese people. Yoga is a life that helps to reduce stress and pollution of life as practicing it.
Vietnamese students to compete in Japan film fest

14:57 | 08/09/2014 Entertainment

Three short films produced by Vietnamese students have been selected to compete in the Asian International Children’s Film Festival set for November 29 in Minami-Awaji, Japan.
Hanoi in the eyes of researcher

11:22 | 08/09/2014 Entertainment

(VEN) - The book Decorative Railings in Days Past won a prize at the 2014 Bui Xuan Phai-For Love of Hanoi Awards. In order to study more about the work, author Tran Hau Yen The talked about the issue in an interview with Vietnam Economic News’ Thanh Tam.
International visitors to Vietnam increase

15:25 | 05/09/2014 Entertainment

(VEN) - The number of international visitors to Vietnam in August increased by 9.5 percent compared to July, reaching 618,588, signaling a good year for the tourism industry.
Craft village tourism based on craft culture

16:12 | 04/09/2014 Entertainment

(VEN) - Vietnam Economic News’ Hoa Quynh interviewed Vice Chairman of Vietnam Association of Craft Village Ton Gia Hoa about craft village tourism development.
Automobile industry to increase competitiveness

11:26 | 04/09/2014 Entertainment

(VEN) - The domestic automobile industry said it would focus on increasing the localization rate and strive to become a supplier of automobile components and spare parts in the global production chain, contributing to national economic growth, at a recent Hanoi conference announcing the strategy and master plan for the Vietnamese automobile industry.
Vietnam Days in Japan set to kick off

10:48 | 28/08/2014 Entertainment

At least 98 organisations and 150,000 visitors are expected to participate in this year’s Vietnam Days in Japan festival to take place at Yoyogi Park in Tokyo on September 13-14.
|< < 281 282 283 284 > >|