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AirAsia to launch Kuala Lumpur-Phu Quoc direct air route
The low-cost carrier AirAsia will operate four flights a week from Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia) to Phu Quoc island in the southern province of Kien Giang from November 2nd.
Pho eating experience makes World’s Top 500
17:10 16/08/2018
Pho in Vietnam continues to be honored on a new ranking of Lonely Planet.
7,000 athletes to attend Da Nang International Marathon 2018
11:18 11/08/2018
(CPV) - The Da Nang International Marathon (DNIM) 2018 will be attended by 7,000 people from 52 countries and territories, mainly from the Republic of Korea, China, Hong Kong (China) and Japan.
Number of foreigners to southern hub rises nearly 38%
11:08 11/08/2018
Ho Chi Minh city greeted 4.45 million foreign tourists in Jan-July 2018, increasing by 37.7% over a year earlier or fulfilling 59.47% of the year’s plan, reported the city People’s Committee.
Seven months: Over 8.4 million tourists visit Quang Ninh
16:59 10/08/2018
Quang Ninh greeted more than 8.4 million tourists in Jan-July 2018, a year-on-year rise of 26%, in which foreigners reached more than 2.8 million, up 17%, reported Vietnam News Agency.
Can Tho receives some 5.2 million tourists
14:00 08/08/2018
(CPV) - The Mekong Delta city of Can Tho greeted nearly 5.2 million domestic and foreign tourists from the start of the year, a year-on-year rise of 10.7%, grossing revenue of over VND2.18 trillion to reach 62.3% of the year’s plan, a 22.3% increase over a year earlier.
Second Ngoc Linh ginseng festival opens in Quang Nam
10:50 02/08/2018
The second Ngoc Linh ginseng festival began in the mountainous district of Nam Tra My, the central province of Quang Nam on August 1st.
Hai Phong: Tourist arrivals surge 19.9 percent in seven months
23:32 31/07/2018
The northern port city of Hai Phong welcomed 4.5 million tourist arrivals in the first seven months of this year, 19.9 percent higher than the figure recorded in same time last year, according to Director of the city’s Department of Tourism Nguyen Thi Thuong Huyen.
Over 9 million travelers visit Vietnam in seven months
17:30 31/07/2018
The number of foreign tourists to Vietnam reached 1.19 million in July, up 0.5% from the previous month; raising the figure in the first seven months of the year to more than 9 million, up 25.4% over a year earlier, according to the General Statistics Office.
Ha Long bay entrance fee increase proposed
17:22 31/07/2018
A proposed 20 - 85% increase in entrance fees to Ha Long bay is scheduled to be implemented on January 1st, 2019.