Over 300,000 visitors visit historic sites of Can Tho city
According to the Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism, in the first 6 months of this year, the historical-cultural relics ranked in the city and the traditional educational activities, cultural heritage in school, photo exhibition has been attracting 303,285 visitors.
Workshop on "Supporting the Development of Innovative Start-up Eco-system of Can Tho City up to 2020 with Orientation to 2025"
On June 12th, 2018, the Department of Science and Technology of Can Tho City organized the workshop entitled "Supporting the Development of Innovative Start-up Eco-system of Can Tho City up to 2020 with Orientation to 2025". Mr. Nguyen Thanh Dung, Vice Chairman of the People's Committee of Can Tho City attended this event.
Meeting on the occasion of the 93rd Anniversary of the Vietnamese Revolutionary Press Day, June 21
In the morning of June 21st, The Association of Vietnamese Revolutionary Press and the Department of Information and Communications of Can Tho City organized a meeting on the occasion of the 93rd Anniversary of the Vietnamese Press Day and to deliver the XII – 2018 Phan Ngoc Hien Press Awards.
Can Tho: 12th Phan Ngoc Hien press awards (2017-2018) concludes
On June 21st, the Can Tho Journalists Association held a closing ceremony for the 12th Phan Ngoc Hien press awards (2017-2018) with the theme "Promoting investment attraction, improving competitiveness and international integration".
Bharatnatyam, a classical dancing group of India, performed in Can Tho
On the evening of June 5, Can Tho Union of Friendship Organizations in coordination with Consulate General of the Republic of India in Ho Chi Minh city held an art exchange program of the classical dancing group, Bharatnatyam- India at Can Tho University of Technology.
Cai Rang Floating Market Festival 2018
The Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism of Can Tho city has just had a working session with Cai Rang district on the plan to hold the third Cai Rang Floating Market Festival in Can Tho city 2018, responded to Viet Nam Tourism Day on July the 9th.
Can Tho: Performing art circus program celebrating 45 years of Vietnam - France diplomatic relations
On April 15, an art circus program namely “Pétole - Biển lặng gió” (A peaceful sea), by the Be Clown art troupe of France was held in Luu Huu Phuoc park. This is a program in the framework of activity series to mark the 45th anniversary of the Vietnam - France diplomatic relations. Attending the program were French Consulate General in Ho Chi Minh city, leaders of Can Tho city and 500 teachers and students in the city.
The most characteristic architectural works in Can Tho
Can Tho is the largest, most modern and most developed city in the Mekong Delta, and it is also classified as the First Class city or centrally-controlled city which is located on the right bank of Hau River in the Mekong Delta. Can Tho is the second largest city in the Southern region after Ho Chi Minh City and the fifth largest city in Vietnam after Ho Chi Minh City, Hanoi, Da Nang and Hai Phong. In 1739, Can Tho was exploited and officially appeared on the Vietnamese map with the name Tran Giang. Through the ups and downs of Vietnamese history, Tran Giang has undergone many changes in its name and administrative boundaries. The Nguyen Dynasty, Can Tho was the old land of An Giang province. During the French colonial period, Can Tho was separated to form a province, once called Western Capital (Tay Do), and became the center of the South-western region.
Can Tho city opened the 7th Southern Traditional Cake Festival 2018
On April 25th evening, at the Investment Trade Tourism Promotion Center and the International Exhibition Fair Center in Can Tho city, the opening ceremony of the seventh Southern Traditional Cake Festival in 2018, themed “The origin of the homeland cakes” was organized. The festival took place from April 25th to 29th 2018.
“The Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) conference on climate change response toward sustainable development” will be hosted in Can Tho city
On April 9th, Mr. Truong Quang Hoai Nam, Vice Chairman of Can Tho City People’s Committee had a working session with the delegation of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs led by Director of the Directorate of the State Protocol Mai Phuoc Dung to prepare for “The ASEM conference on climate change response toward sustainable development”.