A shrine dedicated to the holy lady of Mount Sam in An Giang Mo Muong is the essence of experience in labor, production, cultural behavior and philosophy of life, reflecting the love of life, people and hometown. It shows the courage and personality of the Muong ethnic people and land of Muong Hoa Binh. Mo Muong reflects the characteristics, the soul and moral principles of the Muong ethnic minority people. … [Read more...] about Dossiers on intangible heritages built to seek UNESCO recognition
Safeguarding intangible cultural heritage
Nguyen Phuong Hoa from the ministry’s Department of International Cooperation said with over 20 UNESCO-recognised heritages and thousands of relic sites and folk cultural festivals, Vietnam needs to creatively and sustainably tap values of cultural heritages to gain competitive edges. … [Read more...] about Seminar discusses Industry 4.0 impacts on culture, arts
Winners will receive among the following awards and honours: three top awards equal to up to 1,000 USD each for the top winners; honorary certificates from UNESCO for the top 20 winners; photos exhibited at relevant key UNESCO events and functions, for instance the Vietnam Design and Creativity Festival in 2020; and photos published in relevant UNESCO publications in Vietnam with full credit for the photographer. … [Read more...] about Vietnam Photo Expression 2020 launched
Nha Trang City is quiet after social distancing was applied in Khanh Hoa Province due to a new Covid-19 case. Only a few vehicles ran on the streets and the beach was empty as restaurants, shops and hotels closed on August 9. Khanh Hoa Province authorities have issued official documents banning crowds along the coastline. Starting from July 31, the city Urban Management Office had stopped granting permission to new public events at the beach. Popular tourist sites like Ponagar Tower and Soi Island had started receiving fewer visitors even before the new case was found. When the first wave was put under control, many firms offered discount and promotion packages to attract customers. Sometimes, the occupancy rate could reach 60-70%. Nguyen Tuan Dung, deputy head of the province Cultural Heritage Management Centre, said before the second wave, 100,000 people visited Ponagar Tower in July alone. During the weekends, the tower received 4,000 visitors. Some 154,000 visitors came to Khanh … [Read more...] about Nha Trang nearly deserted after new Covid-19 patient
I was then assigned to oversee the implementation of the resolution in the Central region. The mission found a number of wrong-doings and corruption cases. Those wrong-doings were then fixed, restoring the prestige of the Party. Later, despite old age and weak health, he still paid special attention to the prevention of “self-evolution,” “self-transformation,” and “degradation” in the Party. He was devoted to keeping the Party healthy and strong, making members truly “the servants” of the people. … [Read more...] about Farewell to Comrade Le Kha Phieu – a simple but unyielding communist!