Kayak services on Ha Long Bay resume
Kayak services on Ha Long Bay in the northern province of Quang Ninh will resume from May 1, said Chairman of the provincial People’s Committee Nguyen Duc Long. 
Ho Chi Minh City's District 5 inaugurates ‘jewellery street’
Ho Chi Minh City's District 5 has honoured its venerable goldsmith tradition by converting Nhieu Tam and Nghia Thuc streets into a jewellery street.
PM okays plan for preservation of Hung Kings temple relic site
The Prime Minister has recently approved a plan on preserving and promoting the value of the Hung Kings temple relic site in the northern province of Phu Tho by 2025.
VNAT works with Finnish University Hub Project
(TITC) – On 21 April, Viet Nam National Administration of Tourism’s (VNAT’s) Vice Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Thanh Huong had a meeting with Mr. Jouni Ahonen – Vice Rector of Haaga-Helia University of Applied Sciences (Finland), representative of Finnish University Hub Project.
Workshop proposes Oc Eo culture seeking UNESCO heritage title
Vestiges of Oc Eo culture in Ba The mountain in An Giang and Nen Chua in Kien Giang in the country’s southern region were proposed to seek UNESCO’s recognition as a world cultural heritage, heard a workshop in Ha Noi on April 25.
Hoi An, Da Nang host myriad of activities to mark Liberation Day
Thanh Ha Terracotta Park in Hoi An city, the central province of Quang Nam will introduce a statue garden to create more art space on April 30.
Tourism sector sees strong growth in first quarter
(TITC) - In the first quarter of 2017, the tourism sector received over 3.2 million int’l arrivals, increasing 29% over the same period last year; serving 22.2 million domestic trippers; reaching VND131,900 billion of tourism receipt.
Exploiting cultural heritage for sustainable tourism
Viet Nam has a treasure trove of tangibles and intangibles that can be exploited to develop sustainable tourism. The question is how to effectively exploit it.
Travel during 2017 Reunification Day
This year Reunification Day (April 30) and International Labor Day (May 1) fall on a weekend. The domestic tourism market is expected to be busier than ever.
Thanh Hoa marks 110th anniversary of Sam Son tourism
The north central coastal province of Thanh Hoa recently held a ceremony to mark the 110th anniversary of Sam Son seaside tourism.
Vietnamese celebrate Reunification Day with fireworks
Vietnamese will welcome Reunification Day (April 30) in spectacular style in the coastal central city of Da Nang with dazzling displays of fireworks of eight teams from Switzerland, Japan, China, the UK, Italy, Australia, Austria and Viet Nam.
Ho Chi Minh City: More exclusive streets for tourism coming
More streets specifically for tourism will be designated in HCM City in the future, heard a programme named “Dialogue with the city’s authority” with a focus on boosting the local tourism industry.
Traditional festivals of Asian countries celebrated in Ha Noi
An exchange programme was held in Ha Noi on April 22 to celebrate traditional new year festivals of several Asian countries.
Planning on Ban Gioc waterfall tourism site approved
The Prime Minister has recently approved a master plan to develop Ban Gioc waterfall tourism site in the northern mountainous province of Cao Bang into a key tourist attraction.
Tourist arrivals in Danang to surge during holidays
The number of tourists to Da Nang is estimated to increase 30.1 percent to over 290,000 on holidays between April 30 and May 1 against the same period last year.
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