Vietnam to launch $18,6 million project to preserve the Bach Dang Battle field site

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on May 3 attended a launching ceremony for a project to preserve a historical relic in Cao Quy village, Lien Khe commune, Thuy Nguyen district, the northern port city of Hai Phong. The project, which also include the construction of a 3.5-km road linking a highway to the 30,700-sq.-m relic site, costs a total of VND427 billion (US$18.6 million). The … Continue reading Vietnam to launch $18,6 million project to preserve the Bach Dang Battle field site

Excavating Trien Tranh relic

Trien Tranh relic is in Duy Trinh commune, Duy Xuyên district (Quang Nam province). It was found at the end of August 2014 by the construction units of Da Nang – Quang Ngai highway with a lot of ancient artefacts such as tiles, bricks… Since December, 2014, Ministry of Culture, Sport and Tourism has assigned Institute of Archaeology and Department of Culture, Sport and Tourism … Continue reading Excavating Trien Tranh relic

The Nautical Archaeology Society (NAS) training project in Vietnam

Introduction The Nautical Archaeology Society (NAS) training project in Vietnam is designed to increase awareness at local, provincial and national levels about the extent and nature of Vietnam’s underwater and maritime cultural heritage as well as about underwater and maritime archaeology. With the assistance of partners, sponsors and contributors, it is hoped that NAS training can be provided free of charge to Vietnamese students, government … Continue reading The Nautical Archaeology Society (NAS) training project in Vietnam