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‘Cap sac’ ritual of Dao peopleicon
PHOTOS12 hours ago0

‘Cap sac’ ritual of Dao people

The ‘Cap Sac’ ritual is an indispensable proceeding in the life of every Dao male as it helps him earn the recognition of being mature enough to join in the community’s major activities.

 
Events in Hanoi & HCMC on October 14-20icon

Events in Hanoi & HCMC on October 14-20

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
14/10/2019

A selection of noteworthy artistic and cultural events to take place in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City.

Joyful dragon dance festival celebrates Hanoi's liberationicon

Joyful dragon dance festival celebrates Hanoi's liberation

PHOTOS
08/10/2019

The 2019 Hanoi Dragon Dance took place at the intersection of Dinh Tien Hoang and Hang Dau streets, in Hoan Kiem Lake's pedestrian area, on October 6, to celebrate the 65th anniversary of the capital’s Liberation Day (October 10).

An attractive Hanoi in autumnicon

An attractive Hanoi in autumn

PHOTOS
01/10/2019

An attractive Hanoi in autumn has always resonated deep feelings on those who fall in love with the one-thousand-year-old capital city.

World Sports News in Brieficon

World Sports News in Brief

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
26/09/2019

Real Madrid's teenage Brazilian duo Vinicius Junior and Rodrygo Goes sent them top of La Liga as both scored in a 2-0 win over Osasuna on Wednesday.

Ambassador Pham Sanh Chau: Cultural diplomacy helps to duplicate nation’s soft powericon

Ambassador Pham Sanh Chau: Cultural diplomacy helps to duplicate nation’s soft power

FEATURE
02/09/2019

Having been to more than 100 countries and thus having lived, studied and worked for dozens of years abroad, veteran diplomat Pham Sanh Chau has made significant contributions to realising Vietnam’s cultural diplomacy strategy.

Silk industry at Ma Chau villageicon

Silk industry at Ma Chau village

PHOTOS
27/08/2019

Ma Chau silk village, at Nam Phuoc town, Duy Xuyen district, Quang Nam province, is a famous traditional handicraft village associated with the history of Duy Xuyen district. 

Bac Lieu’s calm beautyicon

Bac Lieu’s calm beauty

TRAVEL
06/08/2019

Travelling to Bac Lieu province, visitors cannot miss destinations such as the “wind power field” - one of the ten typical tourist spots of the province, and the system of Khmer pagodas with unique architecture. 

Events in Hanoi & HCMC on July 29 – August 4icon

Events in Hanoi & HCMC on July 29 – August 4

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
29/07/2019

A selection of noteworthy artistic and cultural events to take place in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City on July 29-August 4.

Land of unique culturesicon

Land of unique cultures

PHOTOS
28/07/2019

The Central Highlands has been known as a land of unique and long-standing cultures. 

British travel company suggests six best campsites in Vietnamicon

British travel company suggests six best campsites in Vietnam

TRAVEL
28/07/2019

Culture Trip, a London-based online travel publication, suggested six best places to go camping in Vietnam that will capture visitors’ heart and soul.

Events in Hanoi & HCM City on July 22-28icon

Events in Hanoi & HCM City on July 22-28

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
21/07/2019

A selection of noteworthy artistic and cultural events to take place in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City on July 22-28.

"My country" in photosicon

"My country" in photos

PHOTOS
21/07/2019

Vietnam's landscape and people are beautiful in a photo set named "My country" by Nguyen Vinh Hien from Vinh Long province.

HCM City seeks to become global financial hubicon

HCM City seeks to become global financial hub

BUSINESS
19/07/2019

HCM City has committed to develop a detailed plan to turn the city into a regional and international financial hub after years of delay in carrying out the ambitious goal.

Events in Hanoi & HCM City on July 15-21icon

Events in Hanoi & HCM City on July 15-21

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
15/07/2019

 VietNamNet introduces a selection of noteworthy artistic and cultural events to take place in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City from July 15 to 21.

Events in Hanoi & HCM City on June 24-30icon

Events in Hanoi & HCM City on June 24-30

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
24/06/2019

A selection of noteworthy artistic and cultural events to take place in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City.

Colourful firework displays wow spectators in Da Nangicon

Colourful firework displays wow spectators in Da Nang

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
24/06/2019

Two firework teams from China and England impressed spectators with their stunning performances on the evening of June 22 on the banks of Han river within the Da Nang International Fireworks Festival (DIFF) 2019.

Air pollution more serious in Vietnamicon

Air pollution more serious in Vietnam

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENNT
24/06/2019

An exhibition on air pollution titled “Feel The Air” unfolded in Saigon recently.