Young singer to host free shows at schools

Young singer and songwriter Phương Mỹ Chi of HCM City will host a series of free music shows at schools across Việt Nam to share her love for Vietnamese folk culture and music.

Việt Nam’s tourism popularised in Italy’s Marche region

Speaking at the opening ceremony, Ambassador Dương Hải Hưng affirmed that Việt Nam's visa waiver expansion to 45 days for Italians and a distinct possibility of a direct route will create favourable conditions for trade and tourism cooperation between the two nations.
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Central hub to display Japanese traditional arts and culture

Japanese artists will bring an art space to local residents and Vietnamese visitors, introducing Japanese-style Tsunami Arts – art created in the aftermath of Japanese earthquake, Dragon Ryujin painting, Japanese flower arrangement or Ikebana, calligraphy, samurai dances, kimono display and fashion, and Japanese tea-making and tasting experience.
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Hà Nội’s sweet spots

With countless pastry and dessert shops, Hà Nội is a city that knows how to satisfy a sweet tooth. One shop has created an unusual twist on a firm favourite with great results. Check out this special kind of cheesecake!
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Photo contest to honour Trúc Lâm Zen Buddhism

Entitled “Buddhism in Life" with the theme Tinh Hoa Phật Giáo Trúc Lâm Nhập Thế (The Essence of Trúc Lâm Zen Buddhism Participates in Life's Affairs), the contest has been organised by the Quảng Ninh chapter of the Vietnam Buddhist Sangha (VBS) in collaboration with the Vietnamese Association of Artistic Photographers, and the Ngọa Vân Yên Tử Cultural Tourism Company.
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Korean cultural festival held this weekend

The festival has a series of activities including a cuisine experience with a range of Korean products such as fruits, ginseng and other traditional Korean dishes. Along with various culinary events, there are Korean folk games and festival-goers will have the chance to try on the traditional Hanbok clothing.