• Vietnam’s Pho, fresh spring roll among world’s best 30 dishes 

    Vietnam’s Pho, fresh spring roll among world’s best 30 dishes

    Vietnam’s Pho and Goi cuon (fresh spring rolls) have been named in the list of the best 30 dishes of the world under a survey by CNN (Cable News Network).

  • Ok Om Bok festival in Soc Trang to see new features 

    Ok Om Bok festival in Soc Trang to see new features

    The Ok Om Bok Festival, also called the Festival of Worshipping the Moon, will take place in the Mekong Delta province of Soc Trang from October 28 to November 3.

  • Vietnam’s traditional culture introduced to APEC guests 

    Vietnam’s traditional culture introduced to APEC guests

    Some of the best culinary, musical and costume identities of Vietnam, including the central province of Thua Thien-Hue, were introduced to Asian-Pacific guests at a cultural night in Hue city on September 27.

  • 4th Vietnamese Community Festival opens in RoK’s Daejeon city 

    4th Vietnamese Community Festival opens in RoK’s Daejeon city

    A string of activities highlighting the culture of Vietnam and the Republic of Korea (RoK) was included in the fourth Vietnamese Community Festival held in Daejeon city on September 17.

  • Mekong festival debuts in Germany 

    Mekong festival debuts in Germany

    The Mekong Ländertag (Mekong Subregion Festival) was held on September 10 at the Templehof-Schoneberg community college in Germany.

  • The diversity of Can Tho cuisines

    The diversity of Can Tho cuisines

    Can Tho cuisines are increasingly showing their diversity, by not only preserving local specialties of the Southwestern region but also interacting with culinary cultures of other countries like South Korea, Japan and Thailand. That brings exciting experiences to visitors coming to Can Tho, the land well known for "white rice and pure water".

  • Travelling Can Tho

    Travelling Can Tho

    Summer is the best season to visit the Southwestern region of Vietnam. Especially, if you arrive in Can Tho during the annual Southern Traditional Cake Festival, you will not only enjoy delicious cuisines but also experience many cultural aspects of the orchard civilization.

  • Vietnam to attend architecture exchange exhibition in RoK

    Vietnam to attend architecture exchange exhibition in RoK

    Twenty works from Vietnamese architects will be showcased at an architecture exhibition in the Republic of Korea to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the two countries’ diplomatic ties.

  • Athletes sent off for SEA Games glory

    Athletes sent off for SEA Games glory

    Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism Nguyen Ngoc Thien bade farewell to the Vietnam contingent at a simple ceremony in Hanoi on August 8, as they headed for the 2017 Southeast Asian (SEA) Games.

  • Anh Vien targets 8-10 golds at SEA Games

    Anh Vien targets 8-10 golds at SEA Games

    Top Vietnamese female swimmer Nguyen Thi Anh Vien will compete in 10-12 categories with the aim of earning 8-10 gold medals at the upcoming 29th Southeast Asian (SEA) Games, according to Dinh Viet Hung, Secretary General of the Vietnam Aquatic Sports Association (VASA).

  • Tam Thanh wins major Asian award

    Tam Thanh wins major Asian award

    The Tam Thanh art community village in Tam Ky city of Quang Nam province has been awarded the 2017 Asian Townscape Award for its colourful murals.

  • Vietnamese runner to compete in world champs

    Vietnamese runner to compete in world champs

    Vietnamese athlete Bui Ba Hanh will run with the world’s fastest man Usain Bolt at the International Association of Athletics Federation World Championships, which will be kicked off in London on August 4.