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For centuries hundreds of villages all over Vietnam have produced special crafts and products that are used for Tet (Vietnamese New Year) celebrations and other holidays.
The central province of Thua Thien-Hue has promoted tourism and trade with the Thailand’s northeastern provinces and important places such as Bangkok and Pattaya to attract more Thai people to visit Hue.
A number of special art performances were held in Hanoi on September 3 to celebrate the second Vietnamese Music Day.
President of the French National Heritage League Philippe Chaplain on Sept. 3 handed over a number of photos and historical documents on the Hanoi Opera House to Vietnamese Ambassador to France Duong Chi Dung.
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The Sofitel Legend Metropole Hotel Hanoi and the Nam Hai Resort in the central Hoi An city shared top billing as Asia ’s best leisure properties for this year via an online poll by Hong Kong-based travel and trade journal Smart Travel Asia."
Da Nang International Airport will be able to receive up to four million passengers and 80, 000 tonnes of luggage a year by 2015. And by 2025, it will be able to handle six million passengers a year.
Two hundred international athletes and foreign residents are expected to take part in Triathlon 2008, organized by Viet Adventure Company and scheduled to take place in Mui Ne - Phan Thiet on June 1.
Miss Earth 2010 praises Vietnam at home
In interviews with the Indian news agencies, Miss Earth Nicole Faria was lavish in her praises to Vietnam, the host country of the Miss Earth 2010 pageant.
Exhibition features island heritage in Quang Ngai
The Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism of Quang Ngai Province opened an exhibition entitled “Quang Ngai - Sea and Island Cultural Heritage” on August 29 to mark the August Revolution and the National Day (September 2).
Fireworks to be set off in Halong and Nha Trang festivals
Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Thien Nhan has allowed the northern province of Quang Ninh and the southcentral province of Khanh Hoa to set off fireworks on the occasion of their festivals this year.
Vietnamese artists to compete for Asia-Pacific art prize
Five Vietnamese artists, Hoang Ly, Bui Cong Khanh, Nguyen Minh Phuong, Le Thua Tien and Pham Huy Thong, have been nominated for the Asia Pacific Breweries Foundation (APBF) Signature Art Prize 2011in Singapore.
First national traditional puppetry festival to hold in Hai Duong
About 18 puppetry troupes, of which 14 water puppetry troupes will compete at the first national traditional puppetry festival from 13-18 June 2011 in Hai Duong Province.
Mausoleum, Memorial Monument to close
The Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum and the War Martyrs' and Heroes' Memorial Monument in Hanoi will be temporarily closed for maintenance and repairs from September 5 to November 4.
Can Tho promotes tourism in Hanoi
The Culture, Sports and Tourism departments in Can Tho and Hanoi have organized the “Visiting Tay Do” roadshow to promote Can Tho’s tourism products to customers in Hanoi and elsewhere in the country’s north.