Russian naval ships visit Danang City
Two ships from the Russian Navy’s Pacific Fleet anchored at Tien Sa Port on June 19, starting a four-day visit to the central city of Danang.
Binh Thuan Tourism – Trade Fair 2009
Binh Thuan Tourism – Trade Fair 2009 organized by Ho Chi Minh City Trade Fair & Advertisement Joint Stock Company and Binh Thuan Province Information Culture Center is taking place…
Phuoc Tich Village gets architecture relic status
Phuoc Tich ancient village in the central province of Thua Thien Hue Province’s Phong Dien District has been recognised as a national art architecture relic by the State.
Vietnam, Cambodia discuss greater cultural co-operation
The Vietnamese Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism, Hoang Tuan Anh, and Cambodian Minister of Culture and the Arts, Him Chhem, met on June 16 in Hanoi to share their experiences in managing cultural and artistic activities.
Seminar highlights development of traditional craft villages
A seminar on traditional craft villages and potential for their development was held in the central province of Thua-Thien Hue on June 14.
Vietnamese attend cultural festival in Germany
The overseas Vietnamese community living in many cities around Germany attended the 13rd cultural festival of Sachsen-Anhalt State in Thale City from June 12-14.
1250 tourists arrived in Ho Chi Minh City
The Saigontourist travel agency welcomed 1250 tourists from the Costa Allegra Cruise at NaviOil Port in Ho Chi Minh City on June 15.
Nha Trang Sea Festival 2009 sets unique records
Nine Vietnamese records were recognised at the Nha Trang Sea Festival 2009 in the coastal Nha Trang City, Khanh Hoa Province.
Saigontourist welcomes MICE tourists
Saigontourist Travel Service Company said that it welcomed 20 MICE delegations totaling nearly 4,000 visitors at famous resort sites such as Nha Trang, Phan Thiet, and Dalat in June.
Vietnam joins Asian Cultural Festival
A Vietnamese art troupe joined others from regional nations at the Asian Cultural Festival 2009, which took place at the World Cup Park in Seoul, the Republic of Korea, on June 14.
Vietnam attends travel expo in Hong Kong
Vietnam showed its tourist industry at the Hong Kong International Travel Expo 2009 (HK ITE 2009) held in Hong Kong, China, from June 11-14.
Vietnam’s biggest scrap metal dragon on show
One of Vietnam’s records set during the Nha Trang Sea Festival 2009 in the southcentral province of Khanh Hoa is a huge dragon made of thousands of pieces of scrap metal.
Nha Trang Sea Festival leaves lasting impression
The closing ceremony of the Nha Trang Sea Festival 2009 took place at the 2/4 Square on June 12 in the presence of leaders of Khanh Hoa and neighbouring provinces, as well as thousands of locals and domestic visitors.
Prime Minister okays plan for capital’s 1,000th birthday
The Prime Minister has approved a grand ceremony to mark the 1,000th anniversary of the founding of Thang Long-Hanoi, with the highlight being a ten-day festival from October 1 to 10, 2010.
The Guide Awards for tourism businesses in environment protection
The Guide Awards 2008-2009 for top 119 tourism businesses in Vietnam tourism industry took place in HCMC in June 5. This is the 10th guide awards organized by The Guide Magazine (Vietnam Economic Times).