HCM City welcomes seven million foreign visitors in 2018

HCM City welcomes seven million foreign visitors in 2018

NDO/VNA – Ho Chi Minh City welcomed the seven millionth international visitor to the southern economic hub this year, at Tan Son Nhat International Airport, on December 10.  (23 hours ago)

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NDO/VNA – Budget carrier Vietjet Air announced the opening of a new route linking Phu Quoc island in the southern province of Kien Giang with Seoul of the Republic of Korea (RoK), on December 7. 

Forum discusses solutions for sustainable tourism development

  Dec 06, 2018 22:14:27
NDO/VNA – Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam chaired a tourism forum in Hanoi on December 6 to discuss major measures to develop high-quality and sustainable tourism in Vietnam by 2030. 

Stunning flower spots in Hanoi in early days of winter

  Dec 06, 2018 09:57:07
NDO – Basked in the gentle, chilly air and pleasant sunshine, the early days of winter are arguably a good time to explore Hanoi, as its many fields and green spaces bloom with flowers. 

Hanoi Zoo recognised as tourist site

  Dec 05, 2018 11:22:11
NDO – Hanoi Zoo, in Ba Dinh district, Hanoi, was recognised as a tourist site according to a recent decision approved by the Hanoi city People’s Committee. 

Road show promotes Vietnamese tourism to India

  Dec 05, 2018 11:07:27
NDO - The Vietnamese Embassy in India held a programme entitled ‘Vietnam Tourism Roadshow’ in New Delhi on December 4, aiming to attract more Indian visitors to Vietnam. 

Exploring serene Lan Ha Bay – the “second” Ha Long bay of Vietnam

  Dec 04, 2018 09:39:47
NDO – With around 400 islands covered with diversified species of plants, Lan Ha Bay in Cat Ba island district, in the northern port city of Hai Phong, has risen to become a “second” Ha Long Bay of Vietnam on the tourist map. 

'Banh mi chao': A Vietanmese dish that sizzles in a pan

  Dec 01, 2018 17:27:06
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Festival fuels vitality of Central Highlands gong culture

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NDO –The Gong Culture Festival 2018 in Gia Lai province illustrated and fueled the vitality of gongs and the space of gong culture in the Central Highlands, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc stated.  

National Tourism Year 2019 to highlight theme ‘Colour of Sea’

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NDO – The National Tourism Year 2019 will take place in Nha Trang city, Khanh Hoa coastal province, under the theme ‘Colour of the Sea’, heard a press conference held in Hanoi on November 30. 

Vietnam shows off “pho” and “nem ran” at ASEAN Culinary Festival

  Nov 30, 2018 11:21:58
NDO/VNA – Vietnam has joined nine other ASEAN countries to showcase its best traditional dishes at the ASEAN Culinary Festival 2018 which is currently underway at the COEX Convention Centre in Seoul, the Republic of Korea (RoK), from November 29 to December 1. 

Visitors to gain free entrance to Hoi An ancient town

  Nov 29, 2018 12:07:37
NDO – Visitors will enjoy free entrance to Hoi An ancient town, a tourist attraction in Hoi An city, on December 4, as part of activities to mark the 19th anniversary of UNESCO’s recognition of Hoi An ancient town as a world heritage site. 

Ha Long International Cruise Port welcomes first cruise ship

  Nov 27, 2018 17:23:18
NDO – Ha Long International Cruise Port, Ha Long city, Quang Ninh province, welcomed the Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines' Celebrity Millennium cruise ship on November 27. 

Reducing tourism pressure on heritages

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NDO - Tourism and heritages are always seen in a two-way relationship: heritages provide invaluable resources for tourism development, while tourism facilitates the promotion of heritage values and vice versa. However, the rapid tourism development over the recent times has consequently put considerable pressure on heritages, particularly in places where the tourism industry is overheating. 

Non Nuoc Cao Bang Geopark receives UNESCO title

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NDO – Cao Bang provincial People’s Committee held a ceremony on November 24 to receive a certificate from UNESCO honouring Non Nuoc Cao Bang Geopark as a global geopark.