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The journey of incense sticksicon
YOUR VIETNAM26/05/20210

The journey of incense sticks

To Vietnamese, burning incense is the traditional ritual meant to build a bridge between the visible life of the present generation and the spiritual world of gods and past generations.

 
Hang Bac - The “richest” street of Hanoiicon

Hang Bac - The “richest” street of Hanoi

TRAVEL
17/03/2021

Hang Bac (silver) is considered as the “most expensive” street among 36 well-known old streets in Hanoi. It is also the cradle of the jewelry trade in the city with many interesting historical stories.

Visiting a toy figurine villageicon

Visiting a toy figurine village

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
14/03/2021

Xuan La village in Hanoi’s Phu Xuyen district has long been famous for making “to he”, or toy figurines, a traditional toy made from rice powder, and remains the only village in Vietnam doing so.

Incense-making craft of Nung ethnic group in Cao Bangicon

Incense-making craft of Nung ethnic group in Cao Bang

SOCIETY
27/01/2021

The craft of producing incense practiced by the Nung ethnic minority in the northern province of Cao Bang has been passed down from generation to generation.

Bac Ninh: village surrounded by 370,000 tons of wasteicon

Bac Ninh: village surrounded by 370,000 tons of waste

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
09/12/2020

About 370,000 tons of waste discharged from recycled aluminum establishments in the past 30 years has affected the life of more than 10,000 people in Man Xa village in Van Mon commune, Yen Phong district, in Bac Ninh province.

Huge revenue of $10 billion a year forgotten in villagesicon

Huge revenue of $10 billion a year forgotten in villages

BUSINESS
30/11/2020

The awakening of potential and the promotion of professions in rural areas have helped increase total revenue to VND236.2 trillion and the average income per capita by two times compared with agriculture.

Hoi An reopens pedestrian streets and craft villagesicon

Hoi An reopens pedestrian streets and craft villages

TRAVEL
24/11/2020

Hoi An, home to one of the nation’s most famous UNESCO world heritage sites, has reopened its pedestrian streets, night streets, and craft villages following several months of closure due to the impact of COVID-19 pandemic and flooding.

Century-old craft village specialises in Buddha statues in HCM Cityicon

Century-old craft village specialises in Buddha statues in HCM City

TRAVEL
14/07/2020

An old craft village situated in a small alley in Ward 12 of District 6 in Ho Chi Minh City is renowned locally for making a variety of Buddha statues, with the area developing into a tourist attraction over the past few decades.

Bat Trang pottery villageicon

Bat Trang pottery village

PHOTOS
20/06/2020

Located 15km from Hanoi, Bat Trang pottery village is an ideal destination for weekend trips with many unique activities related to the tradition of making ceramic and porcelain products.

How are craft villages doing amid COVID-19?icon

How are craft villages doing amid COVID-19?

BUSINESS
11/05/2020

While villages making food enjoy good sales and business households work day and night to fulfill orders, other villages which serve tourism are idle.

Chang Son wooden housesicon

Chang Son wooden houses

TRAVEL
05/05/2020

Chang Son carpentry village in Hanoi is well known for its wooden houses which are considered the pinnacle of construction for wooden architecture in Vietnam.

Big capital still being invested in e-commerce despite difficultiesicon

Big capital still being invested in e-commerce despite difficulties

BUSINESS
15/03/2020

With an annual growth rate of 30 percent, Vietnam’s e-commerce market is expected to have value of $15 billion by 2020.

Hang Bac street - birthplace of Hanoi’s silver jewelleryicon

Hang Bac street - birthplace of Hanoi’s silver jewellery

TRAVEL
27/01/2020

Hang Bac is viewed as the “most expensive” among Hanoi’s 36 old streets. In the past, people living on this street relied on three major jobs, involving silver ingot and jewellery making, and money exchange.

Hanoi affected by waste from craft villagesicon

Hanoi affected by waste from craft villages

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
26/12/2019

Dust and smoke from production workshops in Hanoi and neighboring provinces are one of the reasons behind the serious air pollution in the capital city.

Recycling harms environment in Vinh Phucicon

Recycling harms environment in Vinh Phuc

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
09/11/2019

The rapid development of waste recycling in recent years has seriously affected the lives of people in Vinh Phuc Province.

Rural areas getting richer amid increasing pollutionicon

Rural areas getting richer amid increasing pollution

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
28/07/2019

Production workshops have arisen on agricultural land while fertile land has been left uncultivated in villages that now face more pollution.