Bắc Ninh pigeons race across local skies
Bắc Ninh pigeons race across local skies

Located 30km from Hà Nội, Bắc Ninh Province is renowned not only for its melodious quan họ (love duet) singing, but also for another romantic local hobby: raising homing pigeons.

Company fined millions for discharging hazardous wastes
Company fined millions for discharging hazardous wastes

Hưng Yên Province has fined a foreign-invested enterprise company VNĐ400 million (approximately US$16,000) for committing another environmental violation.

Exhibition displays Kim Hoàng folk paintings
Exhibition displays Kim Hoàng folk paintings

About 40 Kim Hoàng folk paintings will be shown at the Exhibition House on 93 Đinh Tiên Hoàng as a part of a series of cultural activities taking place at ...

Plans for UNESCO recognition of Chăm pottery unveiled
Plans for UNESCO recognition of Chăm pottery unveiled

Authorities in the central province of Ninh Thuận are planning to compile a dossier on the Chăm people’s pottery heritage in a bid to secure UNESCO recognition.

Cơ Tu people offer traditions to tourists
Cơ Tu people offer traditions to tourists

A few years ago, Cơ Tu villagers in Nam Giang District could not imagine that their community’s daily activities could bring them a significant income source. By sharing their rice ...

“Hoang Hoa su trinh do” named as UNESCO documentary heritage
“Hoang Hoa su trinh do” named as UNESCO documentary heritage

"Hoang Hoa su trinh do” (The Envoy’s Journey to China - literally translated as maps and itinerary of the envoy’s journey to China) of the Nguyen Huy family in the ...