Vietnamese firms advised to invest in Cuba’s tourism market
Amid increasing demand from international visitors, Cuba plans to increase its number of hotel and guesthouse rooms to 108,000 by 2030, opening up great opportunities for Vietnamese investors operating in the fields of property, restaurant and tourism.
Quang Binh offers free Wi-fi at 12 tourist attractions
Quang Binh has surveyed the coverage of free Wi-fi to serve local people and tourists at attractions, according to the provincial Department of Information and Communications.
Thua Thien-Hue works to turn tourism into key industry
Thua Thien-Hue province has been taking numerous measures to truly turn tourism into a spearhead industry, and these efforts have resulted in encouraging outcomes.
Indian tourism promotion programme held in HCM City
An Indian tourism promotion themed “Incredible India Roadshow 2018” was held in Ho Chi Minh City on May 8 by India’s Ministry of Tourism and General Consulate in the city, giving a chance for travel firms of the two sides to explore partnership opportunities.
Cuisine: A magnet pulling visitors into Hue
With a long renowned cuisine and various promotional activities, Hue’s dishes are known for their mouthwatering taste and meticulous way of cooking.
Ha Noi to open Trinh Cong Son pedestrian street
According to Tay Ho district People’s Committee, Trinh Cong Son pedestrian street will open for a pilot period from May 11th to 13th.
Viet Nam, Singapore expand cruise tourism exploitation
Viet Nam and Singapore will promote cruise tourism exploitation, according to the Viet Nam National Administration of Tourism.  
Viet Nam Days held in Myanmar for first time
A programme entitled “Viet Nam Days in Myanmar” kicked off on May 7, featuring a wide range of cultural activities and art performances, photo and handicraft exhibitions, fashion shows, and workshops connecting enterprises from the two countries.   
Quang Binh strives to welcome 3.5 million tourists
Quang Binh province in Central Viet Nam welcomed more than 727,000 tourists in the first quarter of 2018, an increase of 12% compared to the same period of 2017, bringing in about VND 820 billion in revenues.  
HCMC’s District 5 to open more traditional craft streets to lure tourists
District 5 of HCMC is planning to open some more traditional craft streets and provide free wifi on these streets to lure more tourists.
Cao Bang: Nang Hai festival named national intangible heritage
The ethnic Nang Hai festival in the northern province of Cao Bang has been recognised as a national intangible cultural heritage.   
Quang Nam welcomes UNESCO status for Bai Choi singing
A ceremony was held in Hoi An, the central province of Quang Nam, on May 7 to receive a certificate from UNESCO recognising Bai Choi singing, a popular folklore style of singing in central Viet Nam, as an Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity.  
Quang Binh - potential for tourism development
Quang Binh in central Viet Nam is well-known for natural landscapes, spiritual tourism destinations and historical relic sites.  
Efforts made to fully tap Dien Bien Phu’s tourism potential
The northwestern province of Dien Bien, which has been famous for the glorious Dien Bien Phu victory against the French colonists, has worked to conserve the relic complex’s historical values to attract more tourists.  
Water wheels stun visitors to northwestern region
Visitors going to the northern mountainous province of Lai Chau to admire the beauty of the Nam Mu river flowing through the pristine mountainous area are also attracted by the stunning sights and cascading sounds of 35 huge water wheels on the river bank.  
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