Today: 05/07/2022 17:30:20 (GMT+7)

Ceremony to announce decision recognising Tho Ha communal house’s door painting in fresco as national treasure

07:07 | 26/03/2022

(BGO) - On March 24, the People's Committee of Van Ha commune (Viet Yen district, Bac Giang province) held a ceremony to announce the Prime Minister's decision recognizing Tho Ha communal house’s door painting in fresco as a national treasure.

Quang Ninh, Bac Giang, Hai Duong join hands in making Yen Tu world heritage dossier

20:43 | 21/03/2022

(BGO) – The Complex of Yen Tu Monuments and Landscapes includes a system of historical and cultural relic sites associated with the birth, formation and development of the Tran Dynasty and Truc Lam Zen sect in Vietnam. The drafting of a scientific dossier to submit to UNESCO for recognition of the complex as a world cultural heritage is underway. Once approved, it is expected to be the first interprovincial world heritage of Vietnam.

Lady Thu Bon Festival recognised as national cultural heritage

09:19 | 16/03/2022

The People’s Committee of Duy Xuyen District, Quang Nam Province, held a ceremony on March 14 to receive a certificate honouring the locality’s Lady Thu Bon Festival as a national intangible cultural heritage.

Flow of quan ho runs forever

20:16 | 12/02/2022

(BGO) - Quan ho (love duet) folk singing was recognized by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) as an Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity on September 30, 2009. Over the past years, the conservation and promotion of the value of the heritage in many localities and at the provincial level have been focused. Attention has been also paid to the teaching of quan ho to the young generation in Bac Giang, helping this art form to live forever.

3 provinces collaborate to complete dossier seeking UNESCO recognition of Yen Tu complex

21:36 | 26/01/2022

(BGO)- The people’s committee of Quang Ninh, Hai Duong and Bac Giang provinces have committed to complete a scientific dossier on the Complex of Yen Tu Monuments and Landscapes in 2022 to seek the UNESCO recognition of this place as a world heritage site.

Two festivals in Bac Giang recognized as national intangible cultural heritage

20:04 | 14/01/2022

(BGO) – The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism has issued decision to announce the List of National Intangible Cultural Heritage, including two festivals in Bac Giang province (Tien Luc festival and mud-ball wrestling festival in Van village).

Art clubs promote melodies of folklore Then singing

10:55 | 30/12/2021

In recent years, Bac Kan provincial authorities have encouraged the establishment of ‘Then’ singing clubs in a bid to preserve and promote the ‘Then’ practice of Vietnam’s ethnic groups of Tay, Nung, Thai, which was named in the UNESCO’s list of Intangible Cultural Heritages of Humanity.

Vietnam has 23 more national treasures

08:04 | 27/12/2021

Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam has signed a decision to recognise 23 more national treasures.