The two new national treasures – a pair of stone lion statues and a red-lacquered altar trimmed with gold – are expected to help turn the thousand-year-old pagoda into a top tourism destination in the capital.
A fund of VNĐ84 billion (US$3.6 million) has been reserved for the conservation of the ruined Điện Hải Citadel in the central city in 2020.
Phượng Khấu (The Emperor’s Gift), an original drama series on royal life during the Nguyễn Dynasty, is making a deep impression on audiences, especially young people.
An exhibition of remarks by the kings of Nguyễn Dynasty (1802-1945) on châu bản (official administrative papers) is on-going in Hà Nội showing the writings as beautiful as calligraphic artworks.
As many as 100 child models will hit the catwalk at the Việt Nam International Fashion & Beauty Festival (VIFBF).