Festival fuels vitality of Central Highlands gong culture

Festival fuels vitality of Central Highlands gong culture

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.  (Dec 01, 2018 12:13:13)


Non Nuoc Cao Bang Geopark receives UNESCO title

  Nov 25, 2018 15:12:24
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. 

Da Lat: Pink grass festival opens at foot of Lang Biang mountain

  Nov 25, 2018 14:59:22
NDO – The second Lang Biang Pink Grass Festival opened in the area surrounding Dankia-Suoi Vang Lake in Lac Duong district, Da Lat city, on November 24. 

Vietnam named Asia’s best golf destination

  Nov 25, 2018 14:57:46
NDO/VNA – Vietnam has won the “Asia’s best golf destination 2018” at the World Golf Awards, announced the Vietnam National Tourism Administration (VNAT) under the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism on November 22. 

Broken rice: The evolution of a classic Vietnamese dish

  Nov 25, 2018 14:17:25
Beginning as a popular comfort food option among the working class in the south, the dish has gradually found its way into Vietnam's culinary hall of fame. 

Airlines adjust domestic flight schedules due to Typhoon Usagi

  Nov 24, 2018 18:53:01
NDO/VNA – Vietnam’s airlines have announced their plans to adjust flights on November 24 to avoid impacts from Typhoon Usagi, which is forecast to make landfall the south-central region in the night of November 24 or the morning of November 25. 

Vietjet Air launches year’s biggest promotion

  Nov 24, 2018 18:42:55
NDO/VNA – Budget carrier Vietjet Air has launched its biggest promotion of the year, themed “Love connection - Love is real touch”, with hundreds of free tickets and events between now and February 15, 2019. 

Quang Ninh: Operating license granted to Hon Gai International Passenger Terminal

  Nov 24, 2018 11:37:40
NDO – The Vietnam Maritime Administration has officially issued a document to direct the Quang Ninh Port Authority to allow passenger vessels to operate at the Hon Gai International Passenger Terminal, in Quang Ninh province.  

Vietnam to host Travel and Tourism Summit for first time

  Nov 21, 2018 14:54:22
NDO – The 2018 Vietnam Travel and Tourism Summit will be held for the first time in Hanoi, from December 5-6, under the framework of Vietnam Economic Forum (ViEF). 

Binh Dinh tourism looks towards sustainable development

  Nov 20, 2018 10:47:33
NDO – In recent years, Binh Dinh has become an attractive destination for domestic and foreign tourists. By 2020, Binh Dinh aims to welcome 5.5 million tourists, including 800,000 international visitors. Meanwhile, its average growth rate reached 14.5% per year, with turnover from the tourism sector reaching VND10 trillion, therefore, the plan has almost been completed. Binh Dinh is taking steps in the right direction to develop sustainable tourism, including promoting its advantages and preserving the indigenous characteristics, historical values and cultural core of the community. 

Delicious food for early-winter days in Hanoi

  Nov 19, 2018 16:57:12
NDO – During early-winter days with cool weather in the early morning and at nightfall in Hanoi, it is very interesting for both Hanoians and visitors to enjoy specific delicious food. 

Na Hang lake: A great area to get out of the city at the weekend

  Nov 19, 2018 08:52:18
NDO – Taking a boat trip on Na Hang lake in Tuyen Quang province amid the cool breeze in late autumn is a sound choice to get out of the city at the weekend, allowing visitors to forget their busy schedules at work and refuel their positive energy for the coming week. 

New direct air route linking Vietnam and Switzerland opens

  Nov 18, 2018 20:42:07
NDO/VNA – The first direct flight linking the southern economic hub of Ho Chi Minh City and Switzerland’s northeast city of Zurich has been successfully conducted by the Edelweiss airlines of Switzerland. 

Southern Food Festival opens in Tra Vinh province

  Nov 17, 2018 12:21:11
NDO – The Southern Cuisine Festival and Cultural and Tourism Week opened in Tra Vinh on November 16, on the occasion the Tra Vinh Ok Om Bok Festival. 

Vietnam honours World Luxury Hotel Awards

  Nov 12, 2018 16:49:22
NDO – Two projects - Premier Village Danang Resort and Mercure Danang French Village Bana Hills - , invested in by property developer Sun Group in Vietnam’s Da Nang city, won prizes at the World Luxury Hotel Awards in Bali, Indonesia, on November 10.