Society – Culture

“Ao dai” in Hoi An streets

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The street performance of Ao dai (a traditional Vietnamese costume) which will take place in Hoi An every Saturday evening as of January 2021 is aimed at introducing and promoting its beauty, contributing to its journey to a national intangible cultural heritage.

Hoi An: Thousands of people welcome 2021

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At the moment of the new year coming when the song “Happy New Year” was played, thousands of people spending their time in Hoi An prayed for peace and happiness.

Quang Nam receives support from Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs

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A workshop was organized by the Red Cross Association of Quang Nam province on December 29 to start the “Humanitarian aid and post-flood recovery in Central Viet Nam” project.

An exhibition on human rights achievements

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An online photos and documents exhibition under the theme “For human happiness” has just been organized by the Vietnam’s Ministry of Information and Communications in collaboration with the Quang Nam Provincial People's Committee and functional agencies.

Co Tu brocade weaving

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The refinement of traditional brocade products helps preserve the brocade culture and bring the quintessence of Co Tu brocade weaving to domestic and foreign markets.

Regulations concerning Hoi An ancient quarter protection

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The Quang Nam provincial People’s Committee has just issued a set of regulations regarding the protection of Hoi An ancient quarter.

Street fashion and real-scene shows in Hoi An

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In the space of Hoi An ancient town, there will be 2 more performance arts to take place periodically in the coming time.

Song Thanh National Park

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The 76,660ha Song Thanh Nature Reserve was turned into Song Thanh National Park by Quang Nam province on December 18.

Plan of Chua Cau restoration

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A meeting related to Chua Cau restoration took place on December 17 between a Japanese delegation led by Chief Representative of JICA (Japan International Cooperation Agency) in Vietnam Shimizu Akira and leaders of Hoi An city, Quang Nam province.

KOCHAM donates 1.4 billion VND to Quang Nam

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Vice Chairman of the Quang Nam provincial People’s Committee Tran Van Tan has just received more than 1.4 billion VND from Chairman of the South Korea Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KOCHAM) Kim Heung Soo.

Searching for solutions for Chua Cau restoration

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A delegation led by Chief Representative of JICA (Japan International Cooperation Agency) in Vietnam Shimizu Akira made a survey at Chua Cau (Japanese Bridge) in Hoi An city, Quang Nam province on December 16.

An encouragement of solar energy in Hoi An

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In Hoi An, the use of solar energy is being encouraging instead of traditional energy.

Action for a blue ocean

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The event “Youth action for a blue ocean” has just been organized on Cua Dai beach, Hoi An city, Quang Nam province by UNESCO (the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization), Cham Islands-Hoi An World Biosphere Reserve and the Coca-Cola Foundation.

Reactivation of the Covid-19 epidemic prevention measures

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All people who are in public places (schools, hospitals, factories, markets, supermarkets…) are required to wear face masks as of December 1, 2020. It is necessary to consider the events with a lot of participants.

Heritages adapting to climate change

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Heritages is often easy to be damaged under natural and social impacts, especially in the context of climate change. The problem of adaption is necessary and needs solutions.

Waste turned into tourism products

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A course of turning waste into resources has recently been held in Hoi An by the Green Youth Collective. It is expected to raise tourism businesses’ awareness of environmental protection.

Quang Nam craft villages at Da Nang Cultural Heritage Festival

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The Da Nang Cultural Heritage Festival took place on November 21-23, 2020 on occasion of the Vietnam Heritage Day (November 23).

Sustainable tourism criteria and indicators

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A set of criteria and indicators for sustainable tourism was handed over to the Quang Nam Tourism Association (QNTA) by the Swiss Sustainable Tourism Programme (SSTP) on the afternoon of November 23, 2020.

Online photo exhibition of Hoi An ancient costume

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An exhibition of Hoi An ancient costume photos takes place on https://hoianheritage.net/ from November 23 to December 4, 2020.

Ceramic revitalization

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The Vietnam Design Week 2020 has just been kicked off in Thanh Ha terracotta park in Hoi An city. The event is also organized in Ha Noi and Ho Chi Minh cities at the same time.