An Giang speeds up tourism development
According to the Department of Culture, Sport and Tourism of An Giang province, An Giang welcomed around 7.3 million tourists and reached the highest ever turnover of VND3,700 billion in 2017.
Locals and expats back Bui Vien pedestrian street expansion
Local residents and international visitors have shown support for a proposal by the authority of District 1 to enlarge Bui Vien pedestrian-only street in the backpacker’s area before the forthcoming…
Communal house to host traditional New Year event
So Village’s communal house on the western outskirts of Ha Noi will provide a platform to showcase the traditional customs of the Vietnamese Lunar New Year on February 10.
Vietnam Airlines promotes products in Spain
National flag carrier Vietnam Airlines attended an International Tourism Fair (FITUR 2018) in Madrid, Spain, from January 17-19 to introduce its products and services as well as promoting Viet Nam’s tourism to the international community.
Paradise Cruises offers US$3,000 promotion to lucky passenger
Those booking a cruise with Paradise Cruises, the leading luxury cruise provider in the World Heritage-listed Ha Long Bay, through its official website ( from now until February 13 will be entered in a lucky draw with a prize totaling US$3,000.
VNPT to support Ninh Binh province in developing smart tourism
The Ninh Binh provincial Department of Tourism and the Viet Nam Posts and Telecommunications Group (VNPT) have signed a strategic cooperation deal in order to promote IT application in the tourism sector and boost popularization on the provincial tourism images, according to VNPT on January 18.
Binh Dinh urged to make breakthroughs in tourism
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc asked Binh Dinh to make breakthroughs in tourism while he was addressing a working session with officials of the south central province on January 20.
Ha Noi, Sai Gon among Southeast Asia’s cheapest cities
The cost of living in Viet Nam’s commercial center Ho Chi Minh City is a bit more expensive than in the capital city of Ha Noi.
Ha Noi, CNN see fruitful tourism promotion cooperation
Footage of Ha Noi broadcast by the US’ Cable News Network (CNN) has received positive feedback from the audience, Sunita Rajan, CNN Senior Vice President for Asia-Pacific region told Chairman of Ha Noi People’s Committee Nguyen Duc Chung during their meeting in Ha Noi on January 18.
Tour highlights museums, theatres and relics in Ha Noi
The Viet Nam National Administration of Tourism is organizing pilot tours to connect tourism with museums, theatres and prominent relics of the capital on January 18th and 19th.
Traveling exhibition contemporary wood-carved netsuke
In celebration of the 45th anniversary of the establishment of Viet Nam - Japan diplomatic ties in 2018, the Japan Foundation Center for Cultural Exchange in Viet Nam and the Japanese Embassy Viet Nam will present a travelling exhibition “Contemporary wood-carved netsuke” from January 24th - March 15th.
Dien Bien's culture and tourism to be introduced in Ha Noi
Dien Bien provincial Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism will organize a cultural exchange to introduce its culture and tourism at pedestrian streets around Hoan Kiem lake and its surroundings on January 19th - 20th.
Quang Tri provides Wi-fi coverage at 36 hotspots
The Quang Tri People’s Committee has decided to ratify a project providing public Wi-fi network coverage in the province by 2020.
UNESCO discusses new approach to study VN’s heritage
The UNESCO Office in Ha Noi and Viet Nam Cultural Heritage Conservation Support Fund held a round-table meeting on Wednesday to discuss a new approach to study Viet  Nam’s heritage.
Over 1,000 artifacts of My Son sanctuary go digital
More than 1,000 artifacts uncovered during the excavation and restoration of towers in the world heritage site of My Son sanctuary in the central province of