Quang Binh receives UNESCO heritage certificate for ‘Bai Choi’ singing

Quang Binh receives UNESCO heritage certificate for ‘Bai Choi’ singing

The central province of Quang Binh held a ceremony in Dong Hoi city on April 24 to receive the UNESCO certificate in recognition of Bai Choi singing, a popular style of folklore singing in the central and south-central regions of Vietnam, as an intangible heritage of humanity.

Xoe Thai dance, Cham pottery seek UNESCO’s heritage recognition

Xoe Thai dance, Cham pottery seek UNESCO’s heritage recognition

Viet Nam will soon officially ask the UNESCO to consider putting the country’s Xoe Thai dance in the list of Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity and Cham pottery making art among Intangible Cultural Heritage in Need of Urgent Safeguarding.

International conference “World heritage and sustainable development in the contemporary context”

International conference “World heritage and sustainable development in the contemporary context”

(TITC)- The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism (MOCST) and the UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) co-organized international conference on world heritage and sustainable development in the contemporary context (Ha Long, 9-10 July 2018).

Xoan singing has been saved: UNESCO

Xoan singing has been saved: UNESCO

Xoan singing, a folk music genre in Vietnam’s northern midland province of Phu Tho, has been removed from UNESCO’s List of Intangible Cultural Heritage in Need of Urgent Safeguarding and added to the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity.

Bài chòi singing gains country’s 10th UNESCO intangible heritage recognition

Bài chòi singing gains country’s 10th UNESCO intangible heritage recognition

Việt Nam’s bài chòi (folk singing) has been officially honoured as an Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity by United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO).