Xa Tac Worshipping Ceremony

    For years, the Vietnamese people have practiced many worshipping rites. When speaking about the royal worshipping ceremony, apart from Nam Giao Worshipping Ceremony, it is impossible not to mention the Xa Tac Devotion Ritual that was ranked in the list of “Dai tu”, before “Trung tu” and “Quan Tu” by the Nguyen kings, meaning that it was one of the most important among national worshipping ceremonies.

    Discovering Pu Luong Natural Reserve

    Located in the two districts of Quan Hoa and Ba Thuoc in the northwestern area of Thanh Hoa Province, Pu Luong Natural Reserve has preserved a primitive landscape and plentiful and diversified flora and fauna. With the above natural values, it has now become a fascinating destination for those who love to discover the beauty of nature.

    Stone Stele Records

    In March 2010, a system of 82 stone stele records of doctoral laureates in Van Mieu – Quoc Tu Giam (Temple of Literature – the First National University of Vietnam) in Hanoi was recognized as a World Documentary Heritage by UNESCO. These stele records show the most complete and clearest history of imperial examinations of the Vietnamese feudal dynasties.

    Vietnam to halt visa exemption policy for citizens from the EU and the UK

    Vietnam is seeking to temporarily halt its visa-free travel policy for citizens from the European Union (EU) and the UK, as a woman returning from Europe became the Southeast Asian country’s first confirmed infection of the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in three weeks.

    2020 K-Pop Super Concert to wow Hanoi audiences next January

    NDO – The 2020 K-Pop Super Concert will take place at the My Dinh National Stadium in Hanoi on January 11, 2020, as an activity to celebrate the 27th anniversary diplomatic ties between Vietnam and the Republic of Korea (RoK), heard a press conference in Hanoi on December 23.

    Hue exhibition marks Party’s 90th founding anniversary

    NDO – An exhibition is taking place in the central province of Thua Thien – Hue, from February 3 to May 10, to mark the 90th founding anniversary of Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) (February 3) and the 90th anniversary of the provincial Party Committee (April).

    Exhibition showcases fine art works by typical Asian artists

    NDO – An exhibition, displaying fine art works by leading Asian artists, opened at the Vincom Center for Contemporary Art (VCCA), in Hanoi, on November 5, with the participation of domestic and international artists.

    Art programme to welcome Lunar New Year’s Eve

    NDO – A special art programme, bringing together many renowned and world-class artists from abroad, who are returning to Vietnam for the first time with their families to participate in the Lunar New Year's Eve programme, which will be officially broadcasted on Vietnam Television (VTV) at 9:15 pm on January 24 (the Lunar New Year's Eve).

    Culture week introduces Vietnam’s land and people to Myanmar

    NDO – Vietnam Culture Week in Myanmar took place from September 27 to 30 in Yangon city, Myanmar, aiming to promote the image of the country and people of Vietnam, and promote cultural and tourism cooperation and enhance people-to-people exchanges between the two countries.

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