International Kite Festival 2016 kicked off in Vung Tau

  • Breakfast @ Tuoi Tre News – December 10

Check out what is in the news today, December 10 Check out what is in the news today, December 10 Politics -- Vietnam received Friday the chairmanship of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) for 2017 from Peru at the Informal Senior Official Meeting (ISOM) among APEC members in Hanoi. -- During talks with Politburo member Nguyen Van Binh, head of the Party Central Committee’s Economic Commission, in Hanoi on Friday, chief economist of the International Monetary Fund Maurice Obstfeld expressed his support for Vietnam’s reform orientations. Society -- An hours-long rain hit Ho Chi Minh City on Friday, inundating the…... [read more]

  • Annual kite fest takes wing in Vũng Tàu

Viet Nam News BÀ RỊA - VŨNG TÀU - A kite performance by foreign and Vietnamese artisans opened the annual International Kite Festival in the coastal province of Bà Rịa - Vũng Tàu on Friday. Nguyễn Thành Long, chairman of the provincial People's Committee, said: "The festival is a signature event to promote cultural connections between the Vietnamese and people from other countries." "It is also a chance to promote the country's tourism and attract more visitors to Vũng Tàu," he added. The three-day festival, with the theme of Vũ Điệu Hòa Bình (Dance of Peace), attracted 64 kite artisans…... [read more]

  • Vietnam hosts the 7th International Kite Festival

(VOVworld) The 7th International Kite Festival, themed “Dance of Peace”, opened in Vung Tau city, the coastal province of Ba Ria – Vung Tau on Friday. The annual festival, the 7th of its kind, attracts 94 kite-makers, including 64 international ones from 23 nations and territories, including the US, the UK, Taiwan (China), Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore, Ukraine, Scotland, South Africa, and New Zealand. This year event features first-time-attending kites, such as the Sun Flower Kite from Brazil, the big-sized kites from New Zealand, Germany and Switzerland, and the Ngu Hanh Giao Tranh (the Fight of five basic elements), Con Rong…... [read more]

  • International Kite Festival in Ba Ria – Vung Tau

The International Kite Festival with the theme “Peaceful Dance” will take place in the southern coastal province of Ba Ria - Vung Tau from December 6-11. The event attracts 67 kite artisans from 23 countries and territories the organising board revealed at a press conference on December 1. The festival will be held in Bien Dong resort, Vung Tau Intourco, Paradise golf course, Phuoc Nguyen secondary school in Ba Ria City, and Huynh Tinh Cua secondary school in Long Dien District. The Vietnamese delegation comprises 30 artisans from northern, central and southern regions and kite clubs of Ba Ria-Vung Tau.…... [read more]

  • Vietnam Art Kite Festival opens in Vung Tau

Ba Ria-Vung Tau (VNA) – The fifth Vietnam Art Kite Festival kicked off on December 3 at the Bien Dong Resort in the southern province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau as part of a series of events during the International Kite Festival. The two-day festival, held by the provincial Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism, attracted over 100 artisans from 24 kite clubs across the country. Visitors were treated with an eye-catching display of over 300 kites of various materials and shapes, including a kite made from plastic bottles of a club in District 2, Ho Chi Minh City which conveys…... [read more]

  • Nearly 70 artisans to participate in int’l kite festival in Ba Ria-Vung Tau

PANO - The International Kite Festival will open in Ba Ria -Vung Tau province on December 6, attracting 67 artisans from 23 countries and territories, according to a press conference by the provincial Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism on December 1. 30 artisans from northern, central and southern regions and kite clubs of Ba Ria-Vung Tau province will participate in this week-long festival. Themed “Dance of peace”, the festival will take place in Vung Tau Paradise beach, Vung Tau Intourco Resort and Bien Dong resort. According to the organizing panel, the festival’s highlight will be kite performances of artisans…... [read more]

  • Ba Ria-Vung Tau to host internatonal kite festival

The International Kite Festival will take place in the southern coastal province of Ba Ria –Vung Tau from December 6-11, expecting to draw 67 artisans from 23 countries and territories, the organising board revealed at a press conference on December 1. The week-long festival, themed Dance of Peace, will be held in Bien Dong resort, Vung Tau Intourco, Paradise golf course, Phuoc Nguyen secondary school in Ba Ria city, and Huynh Tinh Cua secondary school in Long Dien district. The Vietnamese delegation comprises 30 artisans from northern, central and southern regions and kite clubs of Ba Ria-Vung Tau. According to…... [read more]

  • Ba Ria-Vung Tau to host 2016 international kite festival

(VOVworld)-Artisans from 23 countries and territories will display their distinctive products at the 2016 International Kite Festival, starting next Tuesday in the southern province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau. The week-long festival with the theme “Dance of Peace”, will for the first time see the competition from Brazil, New Zealand, Germany and Sweden. The highlight of the event will be a 136-minute kite show with 20 segments. Spectators will also have the chance to enjoy the “Battle of the Five Elements” and “Children of Dragon and Fairy” performances, which earned Vietnamese kite flyers some prizes at an international kite festival in…... [read more]

  • Int’l kite festival 2016 to open in Ba Ria- Vung Tau

The Culture, Sport and Tourism Department of Ba Ria- Vung Tau province yesterday held a press conference to launch the 2016 International Kite Festival. The festival themed "Dance of Peace" has attracted the participation of 23 international kite teams and clubs with 67 artisans from Thailand, Indonesia, Taiwan (China), the United States, Ukraine ...etc… Among them are 11 Vietnamese teams from cities and provinces throughout the country. The seventh kite festival is scheduled to take place at Paradise Beach Resort, Vung Tau Intourco Resort and Bien Dong (East Sea) Ocean Park of the Vung Tau coastal city from December 6-…... [read more]

  • First International Kite Festival 2009 to open in Vung Tau

First International Kite Festival 2009 to open in Vung Tau Local authorities in the southern coastal province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau, in collaboration with the Ho Tram Beach Resort and Spa, are planning to host an International Kite Festival 2009 from March 26 to 30, Sai Gon Giai Phong reports. This is the first time a festival of this kind will take place in Vietnam, attracting hundreds of enthusiasts from kite associations and clubs in Hanoi, Hue, the U.S., Canada, France, Germany, New Zealand, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, the Philippines, China, Thailand, South Korea and Australia. More than 300 distinctive…... [read more]