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Vietjet named in Forbes’ top 50 listed Vietnamese companies
Low-cost carrier Vietjet Aviation Joint Stock Company (HOSE code VJC) was named among Vietnam’s 50 best listed companies in 2019 by Forbes Magazine during an award ceremony in Ho Chi Minh City on August 15th.
ADB tourism infrastructure project to boost inclusive growth in Vietnam’s secondary towns
10:05 16/08/2019
(CPV) - Following the signing of the overall USD45 million loan agreement with the Ministry of Finance, ADB and the Provincial People’s Committees (PPC) of Hoa Binh, Nghe An, Quang Binh, Quang Tri and Thua Thien-Hue signed on August 15th 2019 the specific project agreements for the Second GMS Tourism Infrastructure for Inclusive Growth Project.
Railways to add 53 trains for national holiday
14:44 15/08/2019
The Vietnam Railway Corporation (VNR) will organize more than 50 additional trains on routes with heavy passenger density such as: Sai Gon – Nha Trang, Sai Gon – Phan Thiet, Hanoi – Vinh, and Hanoi – Dong Hoi to meet the increasing travel demand during national holiday from August 29th to September 2nd.
Khanh Hoa welcomes over 4 million tourists
17:45 14/08/2019
The central province of Khanh Hoa greeted 4.15 million tourists in July 2019, a year-on-year rise of 11%.
Red River among world's top eight greatest for cruising
09:50 11/08/2019
Deborah Stone and Nick Dalton, co-authors of the book The World’s Great River Journeys, have named Vietnam's Red River among the eight unmissable river trips worldwide, according to an article on UK's Daily Mail newspaper.
Ha Long Bay among world’s most beautiful places: British magazine
09:49 11/08/2019
British travel magazine Rough Guides has included Vietnam’s Ha Long Bay in its selection of the 100 most beautiful places to visit next year.
15 commercials promote Hanoi on CNN in 2019
07:52 10/08/2019
(CPV) - The CNN international channel will broadcast fifteen 60-second commercials to serve the Hanoi promotion campaign in 2019, according to an announcement CNN recently sent to the Hanoi Department of Tourism.
Kien Giang targets 8.3 million visitors this year
11:25 03/08/2019
The southern province of Kien Giang aims to welcome 8.3 visitors and earn VND6.84 trillion (USD294.7 million) from tourism in 2019, up 7.6 percent and 7.3 percent, respectively, from the previous year, according to the province’s Department of Tourism.
Bamboo Airways eyes to be first Vietnamese carrier to fly directly to US
16:38 02/08/2019
Bamboo Airways makes no secret of its ambition to become the first airline in Vietnam to operate direct flights to the United States, the airline’s Deputy Director General Truong Phuong Thanh said at a seminar on August 1st.
Vietjet to open more new routes to Phu Quoc
19:56 31/07/2019
(CPV) – The new-age carrier Vietjet has announced it would open 4 new routes from and to Phu Quoc island in the Mekong Delta province of Kien Giang, including two domestic routes and two international ones.