(TITC) - On 21 August 2015, in Ha Long City, Quang Ninh Province, the project of "Environmentally and Socially Responsible Tourism Capacity Development Programme " funded by the European Union (referred EU project) under the Viet Nam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) - Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism (MoCST), held a workshop on "Application of knowledge and skills of responsible tourism management in Viet…
The 10th cultural-sports exchange festival between Viet Nam and the Republic of Korea (RoK) was held in the Yongin city of Gyeonggi province on August 29 in a bid to deepen the bilateral friendship and cooperation.
The Prime Minister has recently approved a master plan for the Dien Bien Phu - Pa Khoang tourism zone in the northern mountainous province of Dien Bien by 2020, with a vision extending to 2030.
The central province of Thua Thien-Hue welcomed over 2.1 million tourists in the past eight months of this year, including 735,900 foreigners, up 1.32% compared to the same period last year.
The 2015 Viet Nam Culture Week began in Laos on August 28 on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of Viet Nam’s National Day and the 40th anniversary of Laos’.
(TITC) - Under the permission and guidance of Vietnamese Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism, Vietnamese Cultural Centre in France in collaboration with Mediatheque Agency of Paris Municipal Administration and Vietnamese Association in France has officially launched the writing contest about Viet Nam in France with the theme “Viet Nam – the 5th season”.
Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has approved the establishment of Du Gia National Park - Dong Van Stone Plateau in the northern mountainous province of Ha Giang on the basis of merging the Du Gia Nature Reserves into Khau Ca Species and Habitat Conservation Area.
A geological park featuring the largest volcanic cavern system in Southeast Asia is expected to open in 2016 in the Central Highlands province of Dak Nong.
(TITC) - According to General Statistics Office, international visitors to Viet Nam in August of 2015 estimated 664,985 arrivals, increasing 12.0% over last month and 7.5% over the same period last year, following the positive growth in July of 12.1% and 5.1% respectively.
Cho Lach district, the largest fruit cultivation area in the Mekong Delta province of Ben Tre, has created several tourism products after three years of implementing its tourism development plan in the 2012-15 period, according to the district's People's Committee.
The Prime Minister has approved a master development plan on culture, family, sports and tourism for the southeast region to 2020.
The Vietnamese embassy in Russia will host a photo exhibition and film week title “Viet Nam-World’s Rendezvous 2015” in Moscow as from September 1.