Revival of scarf weaving village in Dong Thap

Created 18 March 2019
  • PDF
Editor Choice
(0 votes, average 0 out of 5)
Undergoing hundreds of years of existence of development, scarf weaving in Dong Thap faced risks of falling into oblivion but it has now been revived thanks to the locals’ efforts.

Scarf weaving trade village in Long Khanh A commune, Hong Ngu district, the southern province of Dong Thap was once on the brink of falling into oblivion

Given that, locals have thought twice to renovate their products

Up til now, there have some 50 local households preserving the traditional trade with about 150 looms being capable of weaving up to 60 items per day for each

Thanks to locals’ efforts, the traditional trade has been revived



Source: VNA - Bridge

Maybe You Also Interesting :

» Vietnam to dismiss biggest Covid-19 field hospital

A field hospital for Covid-19 treatment with 37,000 beds in southern Binh Duong Province will be shut with the outbreak under control.

» Investigation launched to find killers of endangered langurs in Quảng Ngãi

The grey-shanked douc langur is listed on the International Union for Conservation of Nature red list as one of the world’s 25 most critically endangered...

» VN-Index falls to near two-week low

Vietnam’s benchmark VN-Index dropped 0.65 percent to 1,384.77 points Thursday, lowest in nearly two weeks, with most blue chips ended in the red.