Forum seeks ways to build international tourism brands for Central, Central Highland regions

Forum seeks ways to build international tourism brands for Central, Central Highland regions

NDO/ VNA – It is necessary for the central and Central Highland regions to enhance connectivity, increase competitiveness, and build international-standard brands to obtain sustainable tourism development.  (Jun 10, 2017)


Vietnam Airlines, Jetstar Pacific promote tourism in Japan

  Jun 10, 2017
NDO/ VNA – National flag carrier Vietnam Airlines and budget airline Jetstar Pacific, in conjunction with Hanoi city, hosted a workshop in Saitama prefecture on June 9 to promote Vietnam’s tourism potential on the Japanese market. 

Vietjet to hold a series of activities at Hanatour Travel Show in RoK

  Jun 08, 2017
NDO – Vietnam’s low-cost carrier Vietjet Air will hold a range of interesting activities to attract Korean and international visitors to the Hanatour International Travel Show 2017, which will take place in the Republic of Korea (RoK) from June 9 to 11.  

Culinary artisan Ton Nu Thi Ha: for her last project

  Jun 07, 2017
NDO – Artisan Ton Nu Thi Ha from Hue City, Thua Thien – Hue province, born in 1943, is producing her last project, publishing a book drawing on her passion for Vietnamese cuisine. 

Quang Binh to hold Cave Festival 2017 in mid-June

  Jun 07, 2017
NDO - The Quang Binh Cave Festival 2017 will take place on June 16-25 along with a string of fascinating activities, a press conference was informed in Quang Binh on June 6.  

Visa exemption for Western European visitors to be extended

  Jun 06, 2017
NDO – Visa exemptions for visitors from the United Kingdom, France, Germany, Italy and Spain who intend to stay in Vietnam no more than 15 days, will be extended from July 1, 2017 to June 30, 2018.  

Vietjet offers promotional tickets for summer

  Jun 06, 2017
NDO – Low-cost airline Vietjet has launched a three- day golden promotion for this summer, named ‘Free summer, Fly for free’, offering 800,000 promotional tickets priced from only 0 VND, when booked within the golden hours of midday to 2pm at, from June 6 to 8. 

Hoi An listed among world’s most beautiful, cheap beach cities

  Jun 05, 2017
NDO – The US’s travel website Thrillist has officially listed Vietnam’s Hoi An city among the top twelve of the most beautiful, cheap beach cities in the world. 

'Manh cong' cake - authentic flavor of ancient Hanoi

  Jun 04, 2017
'Manh cong' cake is an ancient Hanoi dessert that embodies the ancient tastes and also the spiritual values of Vietnam’s capital city.  

Pyrotechnics provide a treat of music and light at Da Nang Firework Festival

  Jun 04, 2017
NDO – The fourth match of the 2017 Da Nang International Firework Festival (DIFF) on June 3, saw the champions the 2015 event, Howard & Sons Pyrotechnics from Australia, compete with the Martarello S.R.L team from Italy.  

Thue Thien - Hue welcomes over 1.5 million visitors in five months

  Jun 03, 2017
NDO - Over 1.5 million tourists visited the former imperial city of Hue in central Thua Thien-Hue province in the first five months of 2017, representing a year-on-year increase of 1.9%, collecting a revenue of over VND1.4 trillion (over US$61 million).  

Southern Fruit Festival kicks off in Ho Chi Minh City

  Jun 01, 2017
NDO – A large crowd was in attendance for the opening of the 13th Southern Fruit Festival – 2017, which officially kicked off at Suoi Tien Culture and Tourism Site in District 9, Ho Chi Minh City. 

VietJet Air increases flights on international routes

  Jun 01, 2017
NDO/ VNA – The low-cost airline carrier VietJet Air will increase flights on international routes to meet the ever increasing demand ofits customers, VietJet Aviation Joint Stock Company announced on June 1. 

Foreign visitors to Vietnam reach 5.2 million

  May 30, 2017
NDO – More than 5.2 million international tourists travelled to Vietnam in the first five months of 2017, an increase of 29.6% when compared to the same period last year, according to the General Statistics Office. 

Da Nang International Firework Festival: Colourful fiesta of lights under the falling rain

  May 28, 2017
NDO – A truly spectacular night of multi-coloured light, featuring the theme of Metal, was brought to Han River in Da Nang city on the third night of the 2017 International Fireworks Festival in Da Nang (DIFF) on May 27.