Hung Kings' Festival or Hung Kings death anniversary is a Vietnamese festival held annually from the 8th to the 11th of the third lunar month, in which the 10th day is the main festival day.
Together with Pho and spring
roll, Vietnamese sandwich has become so famous and popular in many countries
that it is included as a new word in the American dictionary.
Being a distinctive Vietnamese dish, especially to those who live in the North, Pho is available everywhere, from villages to urban cities, to be sold by street vendors or served at luxurious restaurants.
"Balance" may be
the single word that is commonly used to describe Viet Nam's gastronomy. In
essence, Vietnamese cuisines usually reach the balance of ingredients and
recipe: neither putting too much salt and fat, nor using fattening cooking
methods such as frying that may lead to diseases.
The Mekong Delta is the
southernmost region of Viet Nam, comprising one city and 12 provinces. The
Delta is formed by a huge amount of silt and has been extended together with
the sea level rise over the years.
Situated in Kien Giang
province, Phu Quoc is the largest island among the 22 islands located in the
Gulf of Thailand, and also the largest island of Viet Nam.
Mui Ne is located in the east
coast of Phan Thiet city, Binh Thuan province and about 250 km north of Ho Chi
Minh City. The place is famous for shady roads under coconut trees, wonderful
beaches, cliffs and sand dunes glowing in the sunlight.
Located in Nha Trang city,
Khanh Hoa province, Nha Trang Bay is known as the most famous beach destination
in Viet Nam.
More than 40 km south of Tuy
Hoa city, Phu Yen province, the Cliff of Stone Plates looks, from a far
distance, like a huge beehive which is about 50 meters in width, 200 meters in
Located in Da Nang city in
the central region of Viet Nam, Son Tra is referred to as a precious natural
pearl. This peninsula has a moderate climate all the year round. It is
particularly charming with vast forests, sheltering a large number of rare
animals, beautiful coral reefs and alluring beaches such as Bai Bac, Bai Nam
and Bai But.
Phong Nha-Ke Bang National
Park is situated in Quang Binh province. The Park can be compared to a huge and
valuable geological museum of the world thanks to its complicated geological
structure with different categories of stone including sandstone, quartz,
schist, siliceous limestone.
About 100 km to the south of
Ha Noi and 7 km away from Ninh Binh city, Trang An Landscape Complex covers an
area of more than 2,000 hectares, mostly comprising karst hills, mysterious and
majestic grottos, paddy fields and dozens of historical and cultural relics
such as pagodas and temples.
Recognized by UNESCO as a
world heritage site for its values of landscape, geology and geomorphology in
1994 and 2000, Ha Long Bay, located in Quang Ninh province, is a wonderful and
skillful masterpiece of nature.
Lying at the height of
approximately 2,000 meters above the sea level, covered with clouds all the
year round, Sapa has a magnificent and pristine beauty of a typical mountainous
town in the Northern border area of Viet Nam.
On September 3, 2019, Vietnam Ambassador to Myanmar H.E. Dr. Luan Thuy Duong attended the opening ceremony of the first showroom of Minh Long in Myanmar. Attending the ceremony were Mr. U Myo Thant, Joint Secretary General of the Union of Myanmar Federation of Chambers of Commerce and Industry (UMFCCI) and representatives from Vietnamese companies in Myanmar.
On the occasion of the 74th anniversary of the National Day of the Socialist Republic of Viet Nam, on 30th August 2019, the delegation led by Lao Ambassador in Yangon H.E. Mr. Heuangseng Khamdalavong visited Vietnam Embassy in Yangon and extended the Vietnam's National Day congratulations.
On 27th August 2019 in Nay Pyi Taw, Vietnam Ambassador to Myanmar Luan Thuy Duong attended the Luncheon hosted by Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, State Counsellor and Union Minister for Foreign Affairs of Myanmar, in commemoration of the 52nd anniversary of the founding of ASEAN.
On 21-22 August, 2019, the Vietnamese Embassy in Myanmar in collaboration with the Vietnamese Business Club in Myanmar (VBCM) and the Vietnamese Community in Myanmar visited flood-hit areas of Mon State, Myanmar and gave relief donations.
Last week, the Vietnamese Embassy in Myanmar actively participated in activities held by ASEAN member countries' embassies in Myanmar on the occasion of the 52nd anniversary of the establishment of ASEAN (8/8/1967-8/8/2019) and the ASEAN Cultural Year 2019.
Mytel, the joint venture between the Viettel group and Myanmar partners, on 5 August 2019 announced to successfully test the 5G service in Myanmar. Vietnam Ambassador to Myanmar H.E. Dr. Luan Thuy Duong attended the event.
From 31 July to 4 August, 2019, the delegation led by Mr Dieu K're', the Central Committee member and Permanent Deputy Head of Central Commission for Mass Mobilization paid a working visit to Myanmar.
On August 1st, 2019, Vietnam Ambassador to Myanmar H.E. Dr. Luan Thuy Duong had meetings with Myanmar's Union Minister for Education U Myo Thein Gyi and Union Minister for Religious Affairs and Culture Thura U Aung Ko consecutively.
From July 28 to July 31, 2019, Deputy Secretary of Hanoi Party Committee of Viet Nam, Mr. Dao Duc Toan paid a working visit to Myanmar.
The Vietnam Trade Fair 2019 themed "Friendship, Cooperation and Development" was held in Yangon from 18-21/7/2019.