(HBO) - After the merger of the three communes of Thuong Bi, Trung Bi and Son Thuy, Xuan Thuy commune in Kim Boi district soon stabilised the situation in all aspects. Locals have joined hands in developing the economy and building the cultural life in residential areas. The local patriotic emulation movement has been increasingly promoted as well.
Representatives of the residential area meet and
encourage residents in Beo hamlet, Xuan Thuy commune (Kim Boi), to continue
striving to build a typical cultural residential area.
Beo hamlet has 165 households with 945 people, of whom the
Muong ethnic group accounts for 98 percent. Bui Trong Tho, head of the hamlet,
said that with their livelihoods depending mostly on agriculture, locals have
overcome difficulties, changed the crop structure, focused on expanding the
area of fruit trees, mainly Huong Chi longan, to gradually increase their
income. Although the hamlet’s economic development has not really been
outstanding compared to other rural areas, the material and spiritual lives of
locals have improved a lot. In recent years, the hamlet has been continuously
recognised as a typical cultural residential area with many households being
typical cultural families for three consecutive years.
In order to spread the ‘All people unite to build a cultural
life’ movement, Xuan Thuy commune has stepped up dissemination for and
encouragement of local people with a focus on implementing a cultural
lifestyle, civilised behaviour, and preservation and promotion of national
cultural identity. To date, all the 12 residential areas have carried out
amendments to the hamlet convention. Every year, all households sign a
commitment to emulate and register for the titles of cultural family, sports
family, and building a cultural residential area. Notably, in the last five
years, local people have contributed money, working days, land and properties
worth over 7.3 billion VND (314,200 USD) to implement the new-style rural area
The commune’s hamlets have also actively coordinated with
several commune divisions and agencies to manage self-governing road sections
launched by the Women's Union, carry out a rural road lighting programme
launched by the Youth Union, thus helping promote the role of self-governance
and the community's activeness in new-style rural construction.
The ‘All people do exercise following the example of the
great Uncle Ho’ movement has been also popularised, and attracted the
participation of a large number of local residents, contributing to improving
physical strength, intelligence, and creating a joyful atmosphere. Currently,
all the 12 hamlets have sports clubs,
which create a playground for all classes of people.
Bui Van Anh, Vice Chairman of the commune People's
Committee, stated that in recent years, the ‘All people unite to build a
cultural life’ movement has made comprehensive changes. In 2021, the commune
had 1,722 cultural households, accounting for 82.5 percent, of which 215 got
the title of cultural families for three consecutive years, all the 12 hamlets
achieved the title of cultural residential areas./.
(HBO) – After the re-organisation of administrative units, Hoa Binh city now has 195 houses of culture among its 208 hamlets and residential groups, which means 97% of the local residential areas have such centres. However, new requirements have arisen, requiring all-level Party committees and administrations to take strong actions to perfect grassroots culture facilities.
(HBO) - In 2 days (May 1-2), at the community touristm site in Mo hamlet, the People's Committee of Binh Thanh commune (Cao Phong) organized the weeek of Culture & Tourism Week the folk art festival of the ethnic minorities in the cluster of Binh Thanh commune, Thung Nai. It has attracted the attention of thousands of people and tourists inside and outside the district.
(HBO) - In the area of Tan Lac district, the population of Muong ethnic group accounts for 85%, the rest are Kinh and other ethnic groups living together. In recent years, preserving and promoting the traditional cultural identity of the ethnic groups in general and the Muong ethnic group in particular has always been supported by the Party Committee, the government, the Fatherland Front and the socio-political organizations from the district to the grassroots level, contributing to raising the value of Muong Bi cultural identity in today's life.
(HBO) - It not only is the cultural beauty, brocade weaving of Muong, Thai, Dao, Mong ... ethnic people in the province has also created economic value, bringing income to the people. In addition to keeping and improving the skills of the employees, it is necessary to have support in training, improving the quality of models, promoting and introducing products so that they can reach large markets inside and outside the province and it is necessary to look for the strong foothold for brocade weaving.
(HBO) – According to historical records, the Cold Food Festival of China entered Vietnam during the Ly Dynasty (1009 - 1225), but it has been adapted to the traditions, customs, and beliefs of each locality and ethnic group and called Thanh minh Festival. "Thanh minh” is the fifth of the 24 solar terms. "Thanh” means purity while "minh” brightness. On this occasion, people often visit, clean, and repair graves of their clans and give offerings to express gratitude to ancestors.
(HBO) - Every year, in Hang Tram town (Yen Thuy) there is at least 75% of the residential areas being recognized as the cultural residential area. The movement "all people unite to build a cultural life” has been agreed and responded by the officials and the people, becoming a regular job in the residential areas.