Vietnam to join in more phygital sports events: Spokeswoman (Friday, March 1,2024)
Vietnam will continue taking part in sport competitions, especially the ones combining electronic and traditional sports in the future, spokeswoman of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Pham Thu Hang told the ministry’s regular press briefing on February 29.
Vietnamese culture introduced at Russian university (Thursday, February 29,2024)
Vietnamese cultural values have been introduced to international friends during an event held by the Financial University (FU) under the Government of the Russian Federation in Moscow on February 27.
2024 AFC U20 Women's Asian Cup finals: Vietnam beat Uzbekistan 4-1 in friendly match (Thursday, February 29,2024)
The Vietnam U20 women's football team defeated the host Uzbekistan 4-1 in a friendly match before the 2024 AFC U20 Women's Asian Cup Finals on February 27.
Teenage golfer Minh to compete in three American tournaments (Thursday, February 29,2024)
Vietnam Masters champion Nguyen Anh Minh will have a busy new year as he has been invited to compete in three prestigious tournaments in the US in 2024.
VPBank VnExpress Marathon HCM City Midnight 2024 expected draw over 11,000 runners (Thursday, February 29,2024)
More than 11,000 runners will compete at VPBank VnExpress Marathon Ho Chi Minh City Midnight, slated for March 3.
Binh Dinh to host Asian Kickboxing Championships 2024 (Thursday, February 29,2024)
The Vietnam Kickboxing Federation (VKF) announced on February 28 that the Asian Kickboxing Championships 2024 will be held in the central province of Binh Dinh in July.
Hanoi to organise women’s festival for peace, development (Wednesday, February 28,2024)
The women’s festival for peace and development will open in Hanoi's Hai Ba Trung district on March 2.
Bac Giang Culture - Tourism Week bustling with activities (Wednesday, February 28,2024)
A wide range of activities were held within the framework of the 2024 Culture - Tourism Week in the northern province of Bac Giang from February 20-25, or the 11th to 16th day of the first lunar month, according to the provincial People’s Committee.
Vietnamese team wins phygital basketball title at Games of Future in Russia (Wednesday, February 28,2024)
Vietnam’s Thang Long Warriors surprisingly won the trophy of the Games of the Future 2024's phygital basketball invitational event on February 27 in Kazan, Russia.
Vietnam - one of Asia’s fastest growing cinema markets: US news site (Tuesday, February 27,2024)
Deadline.com, a US premier news source covering the business of entertainment, including movies, television, online, digital and related areas, has described Vietnam as one of Asia’s fastest-growing cinema markets.
Ministry announces new national intangible cultural heritage (Tuesday, February 27,2024)
Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism Nguyen Van Hung has issued decisions on the inclusion of traditional performing arts, festivals, scripts and crafts, among others, in the list of national intangible cultural heritage.
French deluxe liner visits Phu Quoc Island (Sunday, February 25,2024)
French luxury cruise ship Le Jacques Cartier, carrying 150 passengers from France, the US, the UK and some European countries, visited Phu Quoc island in Kien Giang province on February 22.
Quang Binh to plant 50,000 indigenous trees in local natural reserve (Sunday, February 25,2024)
The central province of Quang Binh will plant 50,000 indigenous trees to restore the ecological landscape at Dong Chau-Khe Nuoc Trong Natural Reserve under a project sponsored by Earthworm Foundation, a non-profit organisation which supports global business, farmers and communities to tackle environmental and social challenges around the world.
My Khe, An Bang on Asia’s most beautiful beach list: Tripadvisor (Saturday, February 24,2024)
An Bang beach in Hoi An ancient town, the central province of Quang Nam and My Khe beach in the central city of Da Nang ranked 5th and 6th respectively on the list of Travelers’ Choice Awards Best of the Best Beaches in Asia as voted by readers of Tripadvisor, one of the world largest travel guidance platforms.
Tourists flock to Da Lat after Tet to admire flowers (Saturday, February 24,2024)
The blooming of cherry blossoms is attracting visitors to Da Lat city in the Central Highlands province of Lam Dong even after the Tet (Lunar New Year) holidays have ended.
Vietnamese gymnastics athletes striving to win Paris Olympics berths (Friday, February 23,2024)
Vietnamese athletes are eyeing to enter the final round of the Cottbus FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Cup, to be held in the German city from February 22-25, so as to win tickets to the Paris 2024 Summer Olympics.
Hanoi’s sticky rice cooking craft recognised as national heritage (Friday, February 23,2024)
The People’s Committee of Hanoi’s Tay Ho district has organised a sticky rice festival and a ceremony to announce the craft of cooking sticky rice in Phu Thuong village as a national intangible cultural heritage.
Vietnamese shooters aim for medals at Olympic Paris 2024 (Thursday, February 22,2024)
Shooting is one of the few sports that carry Vietnam's hope for medals at the Olympic Paris 2024 which will take place from July 26 to August 11 this year.
Tuyen takes US Open silver, strengthening hope to win Olympic place (Thursday, February 22,2024)
Vietnamese fighter Truong Thi Kim Tuyen won a silver at the US Open taekwondo tournament on February 19 in Nevada.
HCM City’s libraries to get 5 million books by March 2025 (Tuesday, February 20,2024)
The Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee will implement a programme that provides libraries across the city with up to five million books, both printed and e-books, from February 2024 to March 2025.
Vietnamese students promote traditional culture in Russia (Monday, February 19,2024)
A cultural, art and food exchange programme titled “Vietnamese Day” was held at the Bauman Moscow State Technical University in Russia on February 16.
Nam to seek higher world place at M15 Nakhon Si Thammarat events (Monday, February 19,2024)
Vietnam’s top tennis player Ly Hoang Nam will begin the new lunar calendar year with two international tournaments in Thailand, starting next week.
World largest Clipper Race sailors to race in Ha Long Bay (Monday, February 19,2024)
The iconic Clipper Round the World Yacht Race is coming to Ha Long Bay, Vietnam’s northeastern province of Quang Ninh, for the first time in its history on February 21 with the dramatic arrival of the world's largest matched fleet of 70-foot ocean racing yachts.
Hanoi to host international chess events in 2024 (Monday, February 19,2024)
Vietnam will host at least four chess competitions of the Hanoi International Chess Series in 2024, which will deliver world point rankings for successful masters.
Tourism authority launches video clip highlighting Nha Trang tourism (Sunday, February 18,2024)
The Vietnam National Tourism Authority (VNAT) under the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism on January 26 launched a video clip entitled "Nha Trang - Khanh Hoa: Touching your heart!" as part of the activities to promote the south-central province’s tourism within the VNAT’s tourism communications programme on digital platforms.
Quang Ninh to have 62 new tourism products in 2024 (Saturday, February 17,2024)
The northern border province of Quang Ninh, home to UNESCO-recognised World Natural Heritage Site Ha Long Bay, plans to put 62 new tourism products into operation in 2024 to increase experiences, extend the length of stay, and promote the spending of visitors.
Hanoi named among top 100 best cities in the world (Saturday, February 17,2024)
Hanoi was the sole representative from Vietnam to feature in the top 100 best cities in the world in 2024, released by newswire World’s Best Cities, with the capital ranking 96th overall.
HCM City: Tet book street festival lures over 1 million visitors (Friday, February 16,2024)
The Tet Book Street Festival 2024 in Ho Chi Minh City attracted over 1 million visitors from February 7-14, up 11.1% year-on-year, according to the municipal Department of Information and Communications.
World yacht race to arrive in Quang Ninh province (Friday, February 16,2024)
The Clipper Round the World Yacht Race will make a stop in Vietnam when the eleven strong fleet sails to Ha Long city, the northern coastal province of Quang Ninh, home to UNESCO heritage site Ha Long Bay from Australia’s Queensland from February 21-26.
Floating flower fair in HCM City opens for Tet (Tuesday, February 6,2024)
The “Tren ben duoi thuyen” (On the Wharf – In the Boat) flower floating fair, one of the most-visited attractions in Ho Chi Minh City during Tet Festival, opened at Binh Dong Wharf, District 8 on February 4 (the 25th day of the 12th lunar month).