Eco-friendly aquaculture model on Ha Long Bay proves fruitful
A pilot programme “Eco-friendly aquaculture on Ha Long Bay” launched in mid-2016 in the northern province of Quang Ninh, has been a success for local fishermen.
Ha Noi’s six-month tourism rakes in 1.54 billion USD
Ha Noi welcomed nearly 12 million tourists in the last two quarters, earning 35 trillion VND (about 1.54 billion USD), representing year-on-year increases of 8 percent and 13 percent, respectively.
Kon Tum to promote cultural exchange in ASEAN community
Promoting artistic cultural exchange in the ASEAN community is one activity of the Central Highlands Kon Tum provincial Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism, under the planned implementation of goals…
Indecent clothing banned at Hue monuments
Hue city in central Thua Thien-Hue province has issued strict regulations on what to wear when visiting its monuments in an attempt to ensure solemnity of the key buildings that once belonged to the Nguyen Dynasty (1802-1945).
Nguyen dynasty treasures on display in Da Lat
A total of 36 precious artifacts, from the Nguyen dynasty period (1802-1945), are on display at an exhibition that opened recently at Lam Dong museum in Da Lat city.
Ha Noi’s luxury hotels fully booked by Q1, 2018
High-end hotels in Ha Noi have been fully booked by Q1, 2018, showing a robust sign, especially when the city is carrying out a myriad of investment solutions to make a breakthrough in tourism.
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 to affirming the local cultural identities, as well as attracting more visitors.
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.
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.
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.
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.