Week 39, 2019: Lifestyle Vietnam
Visitors to a vast agricultural zone near a mountain in the Mekong Delta province of An Giang these days can feast their eyes on harmonious landscapes dominated by the yellow of harvested rice paddies and the green of newly planted crops.
Cocoons bob in boiling water as silk is rapidly teased out, spinning on reels skilfully operated by women in Co Chat village, where households have been making thread for more than a century.
A ceremony was held to launch a mangrove afforestation campaign in some provinces in the Mekong Delta on July 20 by the Central Steering Committee for Natural Disaster Prevention and Control, the German Agency for International Cooperation (GIZ) and the Ca Mau provincial People’s Committee.
An action film dedicated to motherhood, Hai Phượng (Furie), will compete for an Oscar in 2020, the culture ministry's Department of Cinema announced yesterday.
Handmade cellophane lanterns are making a comeback after losing the market to plastic toys.