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Agriculture and Craft Village Fair to be held in Hanoi

01:50 11/10/2014

Around 180 businesses and establishments from all cities and provinces have registered to showcase their products at the Hanoi Agricultural and Craft Village Fair slated for October 24-27, the Hanoi Department of Agriculture and...

Craft village tourism festival marks Hanoi Liberation Day

20:04 08/10/2014

The annual Hanoi Traditional Craft Village Tourism Festival will be held at Quan Ngua Sports Palace from October 9 to 12, in celebration of the 60th anniversary of Hanoi's Liberation Day.

Hanoi Craft Village Festival ready to kick off

14:14 06/10/2014

Over 366 pavilions will showcase a wide variety of wares at this year's four-day 2014 Hanoi Traditional Craft Village Festival set to get underway at the Quan Ngua Sports Palace on October 9.

Who killed Bac Ninh's major river?

09:41 02/10/2014

Local residents say the Ngu Huyen Khe river, a branch of the romantic Cau River, is dead after it was poisoned by the huge volume of waste water from paper plants located on the riverbank.

Craft villages an untapped goldmine for tourism

12:08 22/08/2014

Forty-nine of the country's 52 traditional craft villages are located in the Hanoi vicinity and share vast potential for tourism development, highly dependent on niche marketing and improved infrastructure.

Local lanterns light up markets

08:43 22/08/2014

With only three weeks to go before the Mid-Autumn Festival, markets are full of people buying mooncakes and colourful lanterns made by local artisans and manufacturers.

Int'l students tour Bat Trang ceramic craft village

19:07 22/07/2014

Students attending the 46th International Chemistry Olympiad (IChO) visited Bat Trang ceramic craft village in Hanoi on July 22.

Pollution remains problem for craft villages

08:31 16/07/2014

While authorities say that environmental pollution from industries in craft villages is a result of low awareness among villagers, residents complain that local authorities solutions are ineffective and have many shortcomings.

Venezuelan, Vietnamese artisans share traditional knowhow

09:20 13/07/2014

Artisans from the Phu Vinh rattan and bamboo craft village in Hanoi on July 11 learnt about weaving techniques used by Venezuela's Warao indigenous people.

Ancient ceramic sculptures on display in Hanoi

18:03 22/04/2014

An exhibition showcasing more than 70 statues of ancient ceramics, dating back thousands of years, opened at the National History Museum in Hanoi on April 22.


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