An Giang seeks sustainable tourism development
Tourism experts gathered at the workshop “An Giang Tourism - A stone into the water” in the Mekong Delta province of An Giang recently to discuss sustainable tourism development in the locality.  
Scholar’s memorial house to be renovated
The 19th century home of scholar Huynh Thuc Khang in the central province of Quang Nam will get a facelift with an investment of 50 billion VND (2.2 million USD)…
Phu Yen displays winning works of travel photo competition
Over 90 travel photographs depicting the pristine beauty of the south central coast province of Phu Yen are on display in the province’s cultural centre until October 20.  
Ha Noi opens two more pedestrian streets
From October 13th, Ha Noi Department of Transportation has adjusted transportation in several areas around Hoan Kiem Lake to better maintain pedestrian street space during weekends and meet people’s demand for walking.
Hop-on Hop-off bus service introduced in Ha Noi
The bus will allow visitors to hop on and hop off at any stop during the city tour, which is conducted in Ha Noi for the first time. 
Da Nang’s tourism development plan pays off
The sound tourism environment, high-quality services and excellent promotion campaigns have helped the central coastal city of Da Nang lure an increasing number of tourists.
VNAT issues Viet Nam Tourism Annual Report 2016
(TITC) – After 2014 and 2015 editions, Viet Nam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) continued to issue Viet Nam Tourism Annual Report 2016 in English and Vietnamese, reflecting a dynamic year for the tourism industry.
Hue creates weekend pedestrian street
The backpacker area bounded by Pham Ngu Lao, Chu Van An and Vo Thi Sau streets in the ancient city of Hue has been turned into a pedestrians-only square every night from Friday to Sunday.
Ethnic culture in Ha Giang province to be introduced in Ha Noi
Ethnic culture and tourism in the northern mountainous province of Ha Giang will be introduced at Ly Thai To flower garden by Hoan Kiem Lake, Ha Noi, from October 27th to 29th.
Viet Nam’s puppetry art turns global
Traditional water puppetry shows of the Viet Nam National Puppetry Theatre will be performed at the upcoming the 21st Festival de L’Imaginaire in France from November 22-26 at the invitation of the Maison Des Cultures Du Monde (World Cultural House) director.  
Ha Noi starts offering classes in tourism skills
Ha Noi’s Department of Tourism has begun offering training classes to residents living in areas that receive heavy tourist traffic, aiming to promote community-based tourism and improve the quality of tourist services.  
Organising board for National Tourism Year established
The People’s Committee of the northeastern province of Quang Ninh has established the organising board for the National Tourism Year 2018.  
Action programme launched to make tourism economic spearhead
The Government has just launched an action programme to implement a Politburo resolution on developing the tourism industry into a spearhead economic sector.  
Exhibition features French architecture in Ha Noi
A total of 70 official documents, photos and technical drawings of six outstanding buildings with French architecture in Ha Noi are being showcased at an exhibition which opened at the Ha Noi Opera House on October 9.
Ly Son issues code of conduct for islanders and visitors
The authority of Ly Son Island District off Quang Ngai Province has issued a code of conduct applicable to the tourism industry on the island, including recommendations of dos and don’ts for local residents, travelers and tourism service providers with an aim to turn the beautiful island into a civilized and friendly tourist spot.
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