Society – Culture

Quang Nam's response to the World Environment Day

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(QNO) - To respond to the World Environment Day (June 5), the World Oceans Day (June 8) and the Vietnam Sea and Island Week (June 1-8), Quang Nam province has held a meeting in the Dien Nam-Dien Ngoc Industrial Park. At the meeting, the movement against plastic waste and for environment, gender and oceans was launched.

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.

The grand final of Miss Art Asia 2020

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(QNO) - The grand final of Miss Art Asia 2020 will take place in Tam Ky city of Quang Nam province in June 2020.

Traditional value promotion

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(QNO) - Co Tu wicker products with modern designs and high applicability have been sold in different markets. In addition, Co Tu brocade is also popular with consumers. 

Quang Nam: conservation and promotion of heritage values

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(QNO) - Quang Nam has made good use of the local world cultural heritages to drive at socio-economic development.

Art performances of My Son Sanctuary

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(QNO) - An art programme to celebrate the 20th anniversary of My Son Sanctuary recognized as a UNESCO’s World Cultural Heritage (1999-2019) has just taken place in My Son Sanctuary, Quang Nam province.

Thanh Ha pottery: A new national intangible cultural heritage

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(QNO) - Thanh Ha pottery in Hoi An city, Quang Nam province has been recognized as a national intangible cultural heritage by the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism of Vietnam.

Roles of community in heritage preservation and promotion

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(QNO) - An international conference on Hoi An cultural heritage - 20 years of conservation and sustainable development orientation took place in Hoi An city, Quang Nam province on December 3.

Preventing Cua Dai coastal erosion

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(QNO) - A 42 million euro project on preventing Cua Dai from coastal erosion has just been approved by the Prime Minister of Vietnam.

Sketches of My Son Sanctuary

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(QNO) - Original architectural features of My Son Sanctuary have been caught by a group of students from Urban Sketchers- DAU (Da Nang University of Architecture).

Cross country running for Hoi An world cultural heritage

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(QNO) - The cross country running for the world cultural heritage of Hoi An was organized in Hoi An city, Quang Nam province on December 2.

Bai Choi singing contest in Hoi An

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(QNO) - A Bai Choi singing contest has been held in Hoi An city, Quang Nam province.

Love of pottery

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(QNO) - An 83-year-old man from Thanh Ha ward (Hoi An city, Quang Nam province) named Nguyen Viet Biet has attached his life to pottery products for 65 years.