Mai Chau Ecolodge attracts visitors
16:55 | 25/08/2014 Entertainment
(VEN) - Mai Chau Ecolodge in Na Phon Village, Mai Chau Town, Hoa Binh Province with a stunning backdrop of lush rice paddies and emerald mountains embraced by clouds has become an attractive destination in the eyes of domestic and foreign visitors.
Vietnam cruise to ASEAN Football Champs final
10:18 | 21/08/2014 Entertainment
Midfielder Van Son’s only goal helped U19 Vietnam overwhelm U19 Thailand in a dramatic match of the ASEAN Youth Football Championship in Brunei on August 20, earning them a ticket to the final game against Myanmar.
Quan Ho Bac Ninh folk songs highlighted
16:50 | 20/08/2014 Entertainment
(VEN) - Bac Ninh will celebrate the fifth anniversary of Quan Ho Bac Ninh folk songs being honored as UNESCO intangible cultural heritage of humanity on September 30. Vietnam Economic News’ Thanh Tam and Quynh Nga interviewed Director of Bac Ninh’s Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism Nguyen Van Phong about the event.
Dong Ho folk paintings revived
16:07 | 18/08/2014 Entertainment
(VEN) - Bac Ninh province’s people's committee recently approved a 60 billion dong project on protecting and promoting cultural heritage values of Dong Ho folk paintings in Thuan Thanh District in the 2014-2020 period with an orientation until 2030. This is considered a major move aimed at preserving and developing the cultural value of this precious type of painting.
Tourism industry is looking up
16:25 | 14/08/2014 Entertainment
(VEN) - The tourism industry is likely to exceed the annual targets as international visitors to Vietnam in July 2014 increased by 4.6 percent compared to June 2014, hitting six million in total for the first seven months of the year.