(HBO) – The People’s Committee of Hoa Binh has just issued Decision 2170/QD-UBND approving a project to restore, preserve and promote the Mai Chau brocade weaving craft village in the orientation of sustainable production, which is funded by the non-governmental organization Keep It Beautiful Vietnam (KIBV).
The project has a total cost of 315,000 USD, which runs from November 2019 to November 2023.
The project has the goal of organizing vocational training in the model of sustainable production for women, helping create sustainable livelihood for locals and preserving traditional cultural values.
The project will work to introduce and promote the craft and its products to domestic and foreign markets, and develop souvenir products for tourists.
Major activities within the project include building infrastructure system, workshops, warehouses and showrooms, along with the teaching of the craft and trade promotion events.
The project will cover the craft villages in Mai Chau, including Lac, Van, Nhot, Poom Coong in Chieng Chau and Na Phon communes where tourism activities are booming with increasing number of tourists.
With an aim to preserve the traditional culture and develop the traditional weaving villages of Vietnam, the KIBV will provide poor women and the disabled in the project site with free training on traditional weaving in a sustainable manner, thus creating a positive influence on the environment and culture in the ethnic minority areas of Hoa Binh.
Once becoming operational and affirming its efficiency, the project will be expanded to other traditional villages in the province and Vietnam in general, thus helping maintain and develop the villages./.
Vietnam will continue visa exemption for citizens of Russia, Japan, the Republic of Korea (RoK), Finland, Denmark, Norway, Sweden and Belarus, until the end of 2022.
(HBO) - In 2019, our province welcomed about 3.1 million turns of visitors coming and exploring the tourist destination, reaching 103.3% of the year plan. In which, there were 403,000 turns of international visitors and 2,6 million turns of the domestic ones. The total revenue from tourism is estimated at about 2,000 billion VND (reaching 100% of the plan).
(HBO) - Mai Chau district is famous for the beautiful natural scenery and the peace of the villages of Thai, Mong, Muong people. Mai Chau district also attracts tourists by the poetic Hoa Binh lake. Besides, Mai Chau district always preserves the cultural identity of ethnic groups.
(HBO) - Hoa Binh tourism has become attractive to tourists because of its beautiful scenery and unique ethnic culture. Not far from Hanoi capital, only about 70km is to Hoa Binh city, so it is convenient for tourists to travel to the tourist destination in Hoa Binh province.
(HBO) - The Steering Committee of the tourism development in 8 expanded Northwestern provinces held a conference to summarize the Program of tourism development cooperation in 8 Northwestern provinces in 2019 and to deploy the cooperation in 2020. The leaders from Vietnam National Administration of Tourism, the leaders of the People's Committees of Yen Bai, Phu Tho, Son La, Lai Chau, Lao Cai, Dien Bien and Ha Giang provinces attended the conference. Mr. Nguyen Van Chuong, the Vice Chairman of the Provincial People's Committee, on behalf of our province, also attended the conference.
(HBO) - According to the survey, Da Bac district has a pristine, majestic and natural landscape. It has Pu Canh Nature Reserve with the highest peak in Hoa Binh (1,373 m), along with many well-known beautiful mountains, caves and waterfalls such as Bieu mountain, Lo Lan cave, Ke stream (Hien Luong commune); Ta Khop waterfall (Dong Ruong commune), Than cave, Dua island (Vua Nua commune); Lao spring, Mua cave and Sung cave (Cao Son commune), Sung island (Robinson resort, Tien Phong commune) ...