PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc attends the ceremony.  (Photo: TTXVN)

Ceremony marks UNESCO recognition of Bai Choi singing

A ceremony receiving UNESCO certificate of recognition for ‘Bai choi’ singing as part of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity was held at the Nguyen Tat Thanh Square in Quy Nhon City, in the central coastal province of Binh Dinh on May 5.
Bai choi is often seen at local spring festivals and resembles a game, using playing cards and village huts. (Source: VNA)

Bai Choi singing wins UNESCO recognition

Bai Choi singing, a folk music genre practised in Vietnam’s central region, has been added to the UNESCO Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity, according to the Department of Cultural Heritage under the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism.