Ho Chi Minh City eyes share of Asian medical tourism pie
With a growing number of medical tourists who combine travel with medical care coming to HCM City in recent years, lucrative medical tourism needs concerted efforts by various official agencies and travel firms to realise its huge potential, experts have said.
Folk festivals with tourism development
Since the 1980s, alongside the country’s renovation, folk festivals have gradually been restored and strongly developed over recent years. The trend of restoring folk festivals in contemporary social life contributes…
Exhibition showcases rare lacquered and gilded wooden objects
An exhibition showcasing more than 100 lacquered and gilded wooden objects opened in Ha Noi on June 20.
Quang Ninh encourages investors in tourism development
The northern province of Quang Ninh, which is rich in cultural heritage and natural resources, has joined hands with investors to preserve and promote values of the treasure. 
Artistic program honors Vietnamese culture
An artistic exchange program on the Vietnamese culture was organized by the Ministry of Culture, Sports, and Tourism on June 19 in Ha Long City of Northern province of Quang Ninh.
Gala promotes Vietnamese culture in Cuba
Vietnamese culture has been introduced to Cuban friends at a gala night in Havana University held by the Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union’s chapter in Cuba. 
Contemplating first coracle collection in Viet Nam
Tam Ky city People’s Committee, the central province of Quang Nam, has inaugurated Tam Thanh Community Artistic Village and received Vietnam’s record on the first and largest coracle collection in Viet Nam.
Nghe An: Cua Lo Trade and Tourism Fair opens
The Cua Lo Trade and Tourism Fair 2017 kicked off at the Binh Minh square in Cua Lo coastal town, the central province of Nghe An on June 16th.
Ho Chi Minh City plans more book streets to promote reading culture
Ho Chi Minh City is planning to open a few more book streets after the first one in the downtown area turned out to be a much bigger success than expected.
Thirty contestants enter final round of Miss ASEAN Friendship
The final round of the 2017 Miss ASEAN Friendship contest will take place from June 15 to July 2 in Tuy Hoa city, Phu Yen province, featuring the participation of 30 contestants from ASEAN countries.
Vice Chairman Ha Van Sieu works with GM of World-Bays Club
(TITC) – On 13 June, Viet Nam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT)’s Vice Chairman Ha Van Sieu had a meeting with Mr. Bruno Bodard, General Manager of the Most Beautiful Bays in the World Club (World-Bays Club).
Huong Pagoda Festival welcomes 1.4 million visitors
This year’s Huong Pagoda Festival in the suburban area of Ha Noi welcomed approximately 1.4 million tourists, up 6,000 from the same period last year and including about 7,800 foreign visitors, according to the People’s Committee of My Duc district.
Postage stamp set on Ngoc Linh ginseng to be issued in 168 countries
The Ministry of Information and Communications has announced a decision to publish a postage stamp set on Ngoc Linh ginseng in 168 countries to popularize Vietnamese ginseng to the world.
Seminar discusses preservation of heritage urban areas
UNESCO Chief Representative in Viet Nam Susan Vize said the preservation of heritage urban areas should be integrated into economic growth to ensure sustainable development. 
Art performance celebrates Russia’s National Day in Ha Noi
An art performance marking the 27th anniversary of the Russian Federation’s National Day was held in Ha Noi on June 12.
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