NDO/VNA – A long-term project on protecting and promoting the values of ethnic literature and arts in Vietnam has been launched by the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism.
NDO – Although efforts have been made in terms of the research and restoration of Vietnamese traditional and ancient costumes for a long time, it wasn’t until recent years that the costumes have gained increased favour and appreciation from the public, particularly amongst young people.
NDO – The ‘ichLinks’ project on developing a digital platform that shares information on intangible cultural heritages (ICHs) in Asia-Pacific was officially launched on the website https://www.ichlinks.com on May 27.
NDO – The Thang Long - Hanoi Heritage Conservation Centre has coordinated with the Vietnam Institute of Archaeology to announce the results of archaeological excavations at Kinh Thien Palace area at Thang Long Imperial Citadel in 2021.
NDO/VNA – Cu Chi Tunnels, a popular destination for both domestic and foreign tourists thanks to its unique historical and architectural values, may soon join UNESCO’s list of world heritage.
NDO – The French Embassy in Vietnam and the National Library of Vietnam on April 7 unveiled a digital library at https://heritage.bnf.fr/france-vietnam.
Formed at the beginning of the 19th century, Ha Dong was once a bustling ancient town. The old houses located on the banks of the Nhue River adorned themselves with the contemplative beauty of time. The tranquil landscapes and its old residents reminisced people of the heyday over 100 years ago.
People of all nationalities living in Vietnam are invited to join the Designed by Vietnam 2021 contest, themed ‘Awakening Traditions’.
The launching of a new postage stamp sheet aims to raise the awareness and responsibility among people about national cultural treasure preservation and promotion.
NDO - Before being handed over to the Museum of Vietnamese History, four of the Nguyen emperors’ crowns have been fully restored to their original state by the hands of gifted craftsman Vu Kim Loc.