Hoi An’s tourism shows signs of recovery

Hoi An’s tourism shows signs of recovery

NDO/VNA – UNESCO-recognised Hoi An ancient city in the central province of Quang Nam welcomes more than 3,000 tourists, mostly from Europe and North America, each day, a rosy sign for the local tourism sector after a gloomy period due to impacts of COVID-19. (18 hours ago)


Curtain to be raised on Hue Festival 2020 on August 28

  Feb 20, 2020 16:55:55
NDO – Thua Thien – Hue province will raise the curtain on its biennial 11th Hue Festival from August 28 to September 2, instead of April 1-6 as previously planned, announced the festival’s organising board on February 20. 

Thua Thien - Hue welcomes two cruise ships

  Feb 20, 2020 12:57:43
NDO – Chan May Seaport in the central province of Thua Thien - Hue received two cruise ships with Bahamas nationality, Crystal Symphony and Silver Spirit, carrying more than 1,200 passengers on February 19. 

Hanoi welcomes five groups of Japanese tourists

  Feb 20, 2020 11:33:43
NDO/VNA – The Hanoi Promotion Agency (HPA) is working with Japanese travel companies to welcome five groups of Japanese tourists via charter flights from February 19 to March 4. 

Khanh Hoa tourism industry maintains key markets

  Feb 19, 2020 18:16:09
NDO – When the tourism industry in general is heavily affected by the COVID-19 epidemic, in Khanh Hoa, the number of tourists from Russia still remains quite stable, according to the Khanh Hoa provincial Tourism Department. 

Hue Festival 2020 postponed due to Covid-19

  Feb 19, 2020 13:57:10
NDO – Hue festival 2020, scheduled for April in the ancient imperial city of Hue, has been postponed until the end of August or early September due to the complicated developments of the Covid-19 outbreak. 

Vietnam’s first overseas tourism office opened in UK

  Feb 19, 2020 10:40:35
NDO/VNA – The first overseas tourism office of Vietnam was officially opened in London, the UK, on February 18. 

Hanoi aims to restructure sourcing of tourists amid coronavirus impacts

  Feb 19, 2020 10:33:20
NDO - The Hanoi Tourism Department is preparing plans for its recovery after the new coronavirus Covid-19 epidemic, with one of the priorities being to reidentify its key sources of tourists. 

Khanh Hoa’s Whale island in top 10 must-dive destinations for 2020

  Feb 19, 2020 10:19:22
NDO/VNA – Whale Island in the central coastal province of Khanh Hoa has been named among the ten must-dive destinations for 2020 by US magazine Forbes. 

Quang Ninh remains active in promoting local tourism amid Covid-19 threat

  Feb 18, 2020 12:24:01
NDO – The hospitality sector in the northern province of Quang Ninh has rallied every effort to seek new tourism market and step up tourism promotion activities amid the threat of the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19). 

Number of tourists to Hanoi increases again

  Feb 17, 2020 16:37:09
NDO – According to statistics from the Hanoi Department of Tourism, the number of visitors to Hanoi has reached 50-70% of the time before the outbreak of Covid-19 with a sharp increase of tourists from Europe. 

Vietnam strives to turn tourism into a key economic sector by 2030

  Feb 17, 2020 16:14:50
NDO – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has recently approved a tourism development strategy by 2030. 

Hoi An among world’s most romantic places

  Feb 17, 2020 12:01:10
NDO/VNA – Hoi An ancient city in Vietnam’s central coastal province of Quang Nam has been selected by the US Cable News Network (CNN) as one of the world’s 13 most romantic places to visit. 

Vietnamese airlines open direct flights to India and Czech Republic

  Feb 17, 2020 11:12:05
NDO – Vietjet Air and Bamboo Airways have announced their plans to open more direct flights from Vietnam to foreign countries, including India and Czech Republic. 

Smoked pork

  Feb 16, 2020 16:11:01
One cannot say they have explored northwestern Vietnam fully if they have not tried the "pork hung up in kitchen", otherwise known as smoked pork.