Pottery village enriches Vietnamese culture
14:05 | 26/02/2020 Culture & Art
(VEN) - The Bat Trang Pottery Village in Hanoi’s Gia Lam District dates back 700 years but is only about a 20-30 minute car or motorbike ride from central Hanoi, attracting Vietnamese buyers, exporters and foreign visitors with its huge variety of ceramics and pottery products.
Southwestern ornamental flower villages in full bloom
15:00 | 25/02/2020 Travel
(VEN) - Vietnam’s southwestern region features many renowned flower villages, such as the Sa Dec flower village in Dong Thap, Phu Tho-Ba Bo village in Can Tho City, Cai Mon village in Ben Tre and My Tho village in Tien Giang Province. Ahead of the Tet holidays, the flower villages entered their busiest time of the year to prepare their flower and ornamental plants for sale in the western provinces, Ho Chi Minh City and beyond.
Honoring ancient mandarins in Lang Son City
15:50 | 20/02/2020 Culture & Art
(VEN) - The Ky Cung-Ta Phu Festival, the biggest annual ritual event in the northeastern city of Lang Son, aims to honor and commemorate the spirit of the Mother Goddess and of ancient mandarins who contributed to the building of the area in ancient times.
Hoang knocks out Thai rival to retain WBA Asia title
15:10 | 18/02/2020 Sports
Boxer Trương Đình Hoàng has dominated the defence of his World Boxing Association (WBA) Asia super middleweight belt in Manila, the Philippines. By doing so he became the first boxer to retain both the WBA West Asia and Asia East belts at the same time.