Society – Culture

Facilitating Lao students to Quang Nam

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The Quang Nam provincial People's Committee has just issued a document directing its departments, universities and colleges to create favourable conditions for Lao and Cambodian students to return to their studying.

Cao lau, bun rieu are among Asia's best noodles

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Tang Pui Sum, Director of Hong Kong's 60-year-old Yau Kee Noodles Factory said, Asian noodles play with different ingredients - rice, starch, various wheats and vegetables - and recipes. It's creative.

Japanese marks in Hoi An

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Hoi An has become familiar to people around the world. It is home to thousands of ancient relics and architectural structures that were made between the 10th and 19th centuries by the Chams, Vietnamese, Chinese, Japanese among others.

Waste-free communities

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The project “Building and sharing zero-waste models in selected Asian communities” has chosen Tan Hiep and Cam Thanh communes of Hoi An city (Quang Nam province) for pilot implementation.

Hoi An Festival of ‘Ao dai’

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The Hoi An Festival of “Ao dai and Vietnam’s tourist attractions” will take place on the stage of Hoi An Memories shows on June 14, 2020.

Reducing greenhouse gas emissions

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The Quang Nam Provincial People’s Committee has just approved the Action Plan to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation (REDD+) in the period 2020 - 2030.

Cham Islands: free of waste

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A discussion on sustainably dealing with waste on Cham Islands (Hoi An, Quang Nam) was jointly held on the morning of June 5 by the International Union for Conservation of Nature, Evergreen Labs, Cham Islands Biosphere Reserve and local authorities. 

Discovery of a 9th-century Shiv Linga at My Son Sanctuary

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A 9th-century monolithic sandstone Shiv Linga has been unearthed at temple A10 in My Son Sanctuary (Quang Nam province) by Vietnamese and Indian experts.

60 more gray-shanked douc langurs found in Quang Nam

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(QNO) - During February-March 2020, 60 gray-shanked douc langurs were found in a natural forest in Tam My commune, Nui Thanh district, Quang Nam province.

Quang Nam: An increase of PAPI 2019

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(QNO)- The Quang Nam Provincial Governance and Public Administration Index (PAPI) 2019 rose in both score and rank.

Indian helps with My Son restoration

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(QNO)-The 2015-2021 project on restoration of My Son Sanctuary, a UNESCO’s world cultural heritage, costs VND 60 billion, 5/6 of which was sponsored by the Government of India.

Forest conservation to rescue rare wildlife

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Through non-governmental projects, foreign assistance funds, Quang Nam province has established many protected areas to rescue rare and endangered wildlife.

Swapping plastic waste for anti-Covid-19 products

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People in Quang Nam province can swap plastic waste and some others for medical masks, soaps and hand wash gel to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus (Covid-19).

2020- the year of international projects on My Son conservation

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International cooperation is stepped up to preserve and restore the My Son world cultural heritage (Quang Nam province) in 2020.

Co Tu cultural conservation

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Dong Giang, a mountainous district of Quang Nam province, is famous not only for primeval forests but also for unique features of Co Tu ethnic culture.

Vietnamese New Year customs

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It is obvious that Tet (Vietnamese Lunar New Year or Tet Nguyen Dan) is the national holiday of Vietnamese people and one of the most important Vietnamese festivals. Followings are some of Vietnamese New Year customs:

Quang Nam photo heritage

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Cultural heritages in Quang Nam are extremely rich and diverse, exposed in both tangible and intangible cultural features. They are illustrated more in photos.

Cham Islands says no to plastic bags

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Cham Islands (Quang Nam province) becomes a rare place in Vietnam that said no to plastic bags for 10 years (2009-2019). Another campaign against plastic straws and boxes is now being carried out there.

Hoi An and festivals

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The first Hoi An heritage food market was held at the An Hoi Sculpture Garden on December 28.

Hoi An’s New Year 2020 celebration

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The Hoi An city’s programme of Happy New Year 2020 was held at An Hoi Sculpture Garden on the evening of December 31, 2019.