Cat Ba to be eco-smart island
Cat Ba to be eco-smart island   (Jul 27, 2017)
Cat Ba island, off the northern port city of Hai Phong, is set to become an eco-smart island and a national tourism site, according to the city’s tourism development plan period 2017-2020.  
Thua Thien - Hue introduces new tourism products
The central province of Thua Thien - Hue on July 25 debuted seven tourism products, designed for local Phu Vang and Phu Loc districts and Huong Tra town.
Gia Lai, HCM city associate to develop tourism
The Gia Lai provincial Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism has organized a seminar to strengthen tourism cooperation with businesses of Ho Chi Minh city.
Viet Nam - Japan cultural fest opens in Da Nang July 28
A fourth Viet Nam - Japan cultural festival will open in the central city of Da Nang on July 28, according to a statement released by the Ministry of Culture, Sport and Tourism.
Bac Giang promotes Yen Tu religious tours
The holy West Yen Tu covers Yen Dung, Luc Nam, Luc Ngan, and Son Dong district in Bac Giang province.
Central Highland localities see 14 percent rise in tourism revenue
Central Highlands localities have welcomed nearly 1.9 million visitors since early this year, a rise of 9 percent year on year, with tourism revenue of over 2.9 trillion VND (127.57 million USD), up 14 percent.
Ha Noi sees 8 percent rise in visitors
Ha Noi has welcomed approximately 12 million visitors since the beginning of 2017, up 8 percent from the same period last year, and earned a revenue of more than 35.2 trillion VND (1.55 billion USD), up 13 percent.
Conference promotes tourism in Ha Giang
A conference to promote tourism in the northern province of Ha Giang took place in Ho Chi Minh City on July 21. 
Vietnamese-Korean groups gear up for autumn festival
A Vietnamese - Korean cultural festival set for Ho Chi Minh City this autumnis gearing up for another extravaganza of free cultural delights, showcasing the diversity, multiculturalism and integration between the two countries peoples.
Dong Nai welcomes 2 million visitors in six months
The southern province of Dong Nai served over 2 million visitors in the first six months of this year, generating revenues of nearly VND640 billion (USD28.16 million), a respective rise of 9.4 percent and 12 percent year on year.
Lao artists to perform in Viet Nam
The Department of Performing Arts under the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism has welcomed 42 Lao artists to perform in Viet Nam from July 17th to 21st on the occasion of “Laos Tourism Cultural Days in Viet Nam 2017”.
Dong Thap works to promote local tourism features
The Mekong Delta province of Dong Thap is working to promote local tourism through three kinds of tourism, namely eco tourism, historical site tourism and community-based tourism.
RoK tops the list of foreign visitors to Thua Thien-Hue
The central province of Thua Thien Hue welcomed 414,500 international visitors in the first half of this year, up 6.76 percent year-on-year, with tourists from the Republic of Korea (RoK) topping the list.
Ha Noi sees 8 percent rise in visitors
Ha Noi has welcomed approximately 12 million visitors since the beginning of 2017, up 8 percent from the same period last year, and earned a revenue of more than 35.2 trillion VND (1.55 billion USD), up 13 percent.
Rising arrivals put tourism sector under pressure
The tourism sector is tasked to lure 13-15 million foreign visitors this year, 3-5 million higher than last year. However, the increase in the number of visitors to Viet Nam has put the sector under pressure to ensure the quality of tourist destinations.
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