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Friday, November 22, 2019
Tags: the Nung
Lao Cai province: a frontier agriculture attraction for foreign investment Lao Cai province: a frontier agriculture attraction for foreign investment
Listed among the top 10 most beautiful places in the world by theRichest, the world’s leading entertainment and lifestyle website, Lao Cai is famous for festivals all year round.
Cao Bang: a fairy land for tourists Cao Bang: a fairy land for tourists
With beautiful mountain landscapes, sparkling terraced rice fields and ethnic villages, Cao Bang has been named among top five unique treks in Southeast Asia by Singapore’s Skyscanner website. The province is well-known for the UNESCO-recognized Non Nuoc Cao Bang Geopark with a number of famous cultural and historical relics, including the Ban Gioc waterfalls - one of the most beautiful waterfalls in the country, the special national historical site of Pac Bo cave where late President Ho Chi Minh used to live and work during the resistance war against the French colonialists, Lenin stream, Thang Hen lake, Ky Rang cave and Phja Oac-Phja Den national park.
Seventh lunar month festival reflects cultural traits of ethnic groups Seventh lunar month festival reflects cultural traits of ethnic groups
Slip sli, a three-day festival held in the seventh lunar month, is the annual second biggest festive event of the Thai, Tay and Nung ethnic groups living in the northern mountainous provinces of Cao Bang, Lang Son, Lai Chau and Dien Bien.
Major policies effective in January Major policies effective in January
These include the Law on Belief and Religion, social insurance policies, the Law on Foreign Trade Management, the Tourism Law and provisions on the penal liability of commercial legal persons.
Lion dance of the Nung Lion dance of the Nung
Whenever spring comes, all Nung ethnic people feel excited in the boisterous atmosphere of lion dance. The lion dance of the Nung, which is believed to originate from Chinese lion dance in which performers mimic a lion’s movements in a lion costume, reflects the courage and nature-conquering process of the group. It also expresses their wish for bumper crops, prosperity and happiness in the new year.
God of Land worship a farming ritual of the Nung God of Land worship, a farming ritual of the Nung
Veneration of pay tho (God of Land) is very important for the Nung, the 7th largest ethnic group in Vietnam with a population of over one million.
Mourning rituals of the Nung Din Mourning rituals of the Nung Din
The Nung Din, a small ethnic group living in Vang Leng village, Tung Chung Pho commune, Muong Khuong district, Lao Cai province, attach great importance to giving a proper funeral and burial to their deceased parents as it is considered the last deed children can do to show gratitude to their parents before they are separated forever.
Nung ceremony upholds a childs learning Nung ceremony upholds a child’s learning
The Nung, a Tay-Thai language group living in the northeastern region, has a special ceremony called cha le pit chia which is held exclusively for a child predestined to be an outstanding student.
Thai Nguyen province: to translate high PCI rank into large foreign investment Thai Nguyen province: to translate high PCI rank into large foreign investment
Located 80 kilometers to the north of Hanoi capital, Thai Nguyen province borders Bac Kan province in the north, Vinh Phuc and Tuyen Quang provinces in the west, and Lang Son and Bac Giang provinces in the east. 
Vinh Phuc province calls for FDI to boost local economy Vinh Phuc province calls for FDI to boost local economy
Encompassing an area of over 1,370 square kilometers and having a population of 1.18 million, Vinh Phuc province is located in the Red River delta. It borders Thai Nguyen and Tuyen Quang provinces in the north, Hanoi in the south, Phu Tho province in the west and Soc Son and Dong Anh districts of Hanoi in the east.

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