Hanoi conserves heritage sites

08:00 | 07/03/2014 Entertainment

(VEN) - Hanoi’s People’s Committee has recently received certificates for five national special heritage sites. At the reception ceremony Vice Chairman of the Hanoi People’s Committee Nguyen Thi Bich Ngoc said, “Hanoi has committed to continue directing and better preserve and promote local relic and heritage sites.”
cherry blossoms imported from japan for hanoi festival Cherry blossoms imported from Japan for Hanoi festival

10:32 | 06/03/2014 Entertainment

Two hundred branches of Japanese cherry blossoms, or “sakura” in Japanese, have been brought over to Vietnam, and now under special care, for the Vietnam – Japan spring festival on March 8 and 9.
Cruise tourism creates large financial sources

09:09 | 06/03/2014 Entertainment

(VEN) - This year, cruise tourism season promises to contribute significantly to the fulfillment of target of welcoming eight million international tourists to Vietnam.
Vietnam to host SEA Games 31

15:30 | 04/03/2014 Entertainment

Vietnam has been selected to host SEA Games 31 in 2021, and Ho Chi Minh City is to serve as the rendezvous point for regional sports teams.
HCMC poised to hold first ‘ao dai’ honoring festival

15:04 | 04/03/2014 Entertainment

Ho Chi Minh City is set to hold a large-scale fest for the first time to honor “ao dai” (traditional Vietnamese long gown) on March 8 and 9, which aims to better promote the grace of the attire and its historical development and uses, as well as to turn it into a tourist allure.
Thua Thien-Hue moves to protect specialties

14:27 | 04/03/2014 Entertainment

The central province of Thua Thien-Hue will select 3 or 4 of its products to register collective marks under a strategy to promote local specialties during the 2014-2015 period.
Troubled Peugeot picks up Car of the Year award

11:12 | 04/03/2014 Entertainment

Peugeot's 308 picked up the Car of the Year award Monday, a boost for the troubled car company that recently had to be rescued by the French state and China's Dongfeng.
Oscar 2014 cover: '12 Years a Slave' wins best picture

15:20 | 03/03/2014 Entertainment

The slavery drama "12 Years a Slave" won the best picture Oscar on Sunday, becoming the first film from a black director to win the film industry's top honor in the 86 years of the Academy Awards.
Anh Vien gets another gold at US competition

14:58 | 03/03/2014 Entertainment

Vietnam’s champion female swimmer Nguyen Thi Anh Vien clinched a fourth gold medal at the FL Swimming Spring Senior Championships 2014 on March 3.
Sheraton Hanoi celebrates 10th anniversary

10:53 | 03/03/2014 Entertainment

(VEN) - In its ten years from 2004-2014 Sheraton Hanoi Hotel has achieved its goals such as completing a green hotel with a sustainable environment ISO certificate and being acknowledged as a leading hotel in Vietnam.
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