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Hue plans market for street food vendors

Hue plans market for street food vendors

Hue City is asking authorities to allocate land in central Thua Thien- Hue Province to set up markets for street vendors in an attempt to upgrade its tourism profile.

Vietnam through Japanese artist’s paintings

The works of Japanese Katazome artist Toba Mika are on display at the Museum of Cham Sculpture in the central city of Danang, featuring Vietnamese landscapes.

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Hanoi rail viaduct decorated with colourful paintings

The railway viaduct spans on Phung Hung Street have been turned into canvas for an art project by Hoan Kiem People's Committee, UN-Habitat and the Korea Foundation.

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 Ministry recognises Cham festival

Kate Festival, the largest traditional festival of Vietnam’s Cham ethnic minority people, has been recognised by the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism as an intangible cultural heritage.

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Khanh Hoa nets VND13,000 bil tourism revenue in nine months

The south central coastal province of Khanh Hoa grossed over VND12,800 billion in tourism revenue over the first nine months of the year, an increase of over 28.7% against the same period last year, according to the provincial People’s Committee.

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Tan Son Nhat voted among most sleep-friendly airports

Tan Son Nhat International Airport in HCM City has been named in the Top 25 Most Sleep-Friendly Airports according to The Guide to Sleeping in Airports' survey.

 >>  Free napping, play areas offered at Tan Son Nhat Airport
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APEC delegates to receive Hoi An lantern souvenir

Around 500 delegates attending the on-going APEC Finance Ministers' Meeting will be presented Hoi An paper lanterns as souvenirs.

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Christie’s to auction first made-in-Vietnam handicraft

A handmade lacquer work from Vietnam will go under the hammer at Christie’s in London today.

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The works of Japanese Katazome artist Toba Mika are on display at the Museum of Cham Sculpture in the central city of Danang, featuring Vietnamese landscapes.

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A fashion show of Vietnamese traditional long dresses or Ao Dai created by veteran Vietnamese designer Minh Hanh was held at the United Nations Office in Geneva, Switzerland.

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An exhibition about Vietnam’s beauty is being held in HCM City, displaying around 100 photos taken by flycam.

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An outdoor photo exhibition recently held on pedestrian streets near Hoan Kiem Lake features the life of the capital many years ago.

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Young photographer Nguyen Hoang Phi’s photos about sunrise at Long Hai fishing port in the southern province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau capture the everyday activities of fishing communities.

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Yen Son Fish Market has become much busier in the run-up to Kitchen Gods’ Day on January 20.

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