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Peace in the land of the Catholic Church

Peace in the land of the Catholic Church

28/09/2018 09:58 GMT+7

More than 7 million parishioners (accounting for nearly 8% of the national population) of the Catholic Church in Vietnam who live in 4,500 parishes nationwide are making contributions to the development and prosperity of the country.

The peaceful life of parishioners now is the fruit from the sowing of  seeds for the growth of Catholicism in Vietnam for over 500 years. Vietnam Pictorial reports the peaceful and happy life of parishioners in the three archdioceses of Hanoi, Hue and Ho Chi Minh City. 

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Hai Hau a model new rural area

Hai Hau, a model new rural area

23/08/2018 10:29 GMT+7

Successfully implementing the national program on building new-style rural areas, Hai Hau district in Nam Dinh is emerging as a place worth to live with a green and clean environment, a developed economy, and a strong local administration.  
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Vietnam gets encouraging results from wildlife protection

Vietnam gets encouraging results from wildlife protection

17/07/2018 10:38 GMT+7

For the last decade, Vietnam has adopted policies and actions to fulfill its commitments to protecting rare and endangered wildlife, which is highly valued by the international community.
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Enchanting Bai Choi melodies from central Vietnam

Enchanting Bai Choi melodies from central Vietnam

25/06/2018 14:57 GMT+7

Bai choi folk singing from central Vietnam is an original stage performance art which draws participation from people from all walks of life. The folk art genre, which combines music, poetry, acting, painting and literature, has been recognized by UNESCO as an intangible heritage of humanity.
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In the desert of Ninh Thuan

In the desert of Ninh Thuan

21/05/2018 15:50 GMT+7

Every year from April to July is the driest period in Ninh Thuan, turning this southern central province into a mini desert. Local farmers struggle to cover this desert land with the green of development.
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Royal rituals restored in the former imperial capital

Royal rituals restored in the former imperial capital

03/05/2018 16:53 GMT+7

The Hue Monuments Conservation Centre has reenacted rituals from the Nguyen dynasty (1802-1945), revealing interesting stories about the forbidden palace of Vietnam’s last feudal reign.
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Xoan singing: A special UNESCO heritage

Xoan singing: A special UNESCO heritage

20/03/2018 10:58 GMT+7

Xoan singing from the northern province of Phu Tho has for the first time convinced the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation’s (UNESCO) to make an unprecedented and exceptional decision to remove this folk music from the UNESCO List of Intangible Cultural Heritage in Need of Urgent Safeguarding to the List of Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity.
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Mysterious rituals of the Red Dao

Mysterious rituals of the Red Dao

26/02/2018 11:21 GMT+7

When spring comes, the Red Dao in Bat Xat district of Lao Cai province hold their long-standing ceremonies in veneration of their predecessors, which deeply show the humanity in the culture of this ethnic group.
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