The Hanoitimes - Recently, Kazakhstan has been going through major political changes, on this occasion, Kazakhstan Ambassador to Vietnam Beketzhan Zhumakhanov shared with Hanoitimes his view on the matter and the cooperation prospects with Vietnam in the future. Kazakhstan – Vietnam ties developing in all spheres: Ambassador Cooperation between Hanoi and Kazakhstan capital of Astana promoted Hanoi has vast potential to become a modernized city: Kazakhstan Ambassador Strengthening Vietnam-Kazakhstan bilateral trade relationship Kazakhstan Ambassador to Vietnam Beketzhan Zhumakhanov. Photo courtesy: Kazakhstan embassy in Hanoi. Kazakhstan's President Nursultan Nazarbayev has resigned after three decades in power, while the capital city's name has also been changed from Astana to Nur-Sultan. What is your view of these significant changes, and how do they impact Kazakhstan's diplomatic policies in the future, especially with Vietnam? On March 19, … [Read more...] about Large room remains for Kazakhstan-Vietnam trade and economic cooperation: Amb.
Vietnam customs and culture
Delegates cut the ribbon to launch the ‘Vietnam Goods and Tourism Week in Thailand 2018’ Attending the opening ceremony were Vietnamese Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Do Thang Hai, Thai Minister of Commerce Sontirat Sontijirawong, and Vietnamese Ambassador to Thailand Nguyen Hai Bang. This is the third year in a row the Vietnamese goods week has been organised in the city. Besides introducing Vietnamese goods to Thai customers, tourism is also promoted as part of this year’s progamme. The five-day event draws the participation of about 60 Vietnamese firms, exhibiting items with high export potential such as processed fruits, coffee, instant noodles, clothes and silk, as well as products representing the identity of the regions of Vietnam such as vermicelli, mushrooms and handicrafts. Among those, 20 businesses will attend the business matching session with buying teams from Central Group Thailand. Speaking at the opening ceremony, Deputy Minister Hai said in … [Read more...] about Vietnam Goods and Tourism Week opens in Thailand
A wide variety of unique cultural activities will be held from April 19-22 at the Vietnam National Village for Ethnic Culture and Tourism in the Dong Mo tourism area of Son Tay town, Hanoi, to celebrate the Vietnam Ethnic Groups’ Cultural Day (April 19). Illustrative photo Under the theme “National cultural identities contribute to building and developing the Vietnamese culture and people to meet the demand of sustainable national development”, there will be a gala of ethnic culture, ethnic cultural days, and an exhibition and a review of the ten years of implementing the Prime Minister’s decision on the Vietnam Ethnic Groups’ Cultural Day. The programmes are expected to attract the participation of 270 patriarchs, artisans and people from ethnic minority groups across the country, including Muong (Hoa Binh), Thai (Nghe An), Kho Mu (Dien Bien), E De (Dak Lak), Tay (Thai Nguyen), Ta Oi and Co Tu (Thua Thien – Hue), Khmer (Soc Trang), Mong (Ha … [Read more...] about Activities celebrate Vietnam Ethnic Groups’ Cultural Day
Special dishes performed at the event (Source: VNA)Addressing the opening ceremony, Vietnamese Ambassador to Thailand Nguyen Hai Bang said that food is a specific feature of Vietnamese culture, which is appreciated around the world. Mr. Bang said that Vietnamese restaurants in Thailand have attracted a large number of customers who show their love for Vietnamese dishes. He also expressed his hope that the event would promote Vietnamese food and culture in Bangkok and help Thai people and international friends understand more about Vietnam and its people. Art performances at the event (Source: VNA)Participants enjoyed special dishes prepared by Chief Bui Van Dam from Ho Chi Minh city, and art performances presented by Hon Viet artists from Vietnam National Academy of Music.An exhibition of Vietnamese Thai painters was also held at the opening ceremony./. Compiled by BTA … [Read more...] about Vietnamese food and cultural promotion week in Thailand
An art performance at the Vietnam Ethnic Groups’ Cultural Day 2017 (Source: anninhthudo.vn)The programme will draw the participation of the Vietnam National Music Song and Dance Theatre; Vietnam National Opera & Ballet; Viet Bac Folk Theatre, Vietnam National Academy of Music; artistic troupes from Yen Bai, Tuyen Quang and Lang Son provinces, and the Voice of Vietnam; Hue royal arts theatre; Khmer ethnic artistic troupe from Soc Trang province; and Vietnam Dance College. The programme will introduce the cultures of several ethnic minority groups such as Thai, Tay, Dao, Hmong, Lo Lo, Kho Mu; melodies associated with daily life of the Kinh people in the Red River Delta and wet rice civilization; and folk songs’ association with life and production in central Vietnam. Customs will be also introduced through cultural activities of ethnic minority groups in south central Vietnam. The programme aims to popularize the image of Vietnamese land and people with … [Read more...] about Special art performance on Vietnam Ethnic Groups’ Cultural Day