• Tourism  

Hanoi to promote tourism in Japan in late October
The Hanoi Promotion Agency (HPA) will launch a tourism promotion programme in Japan and join the Tourism Expo Japan (JATA) 2019 in Osaka later this month, aiming to further exploit the nearly 127 million-strong market.
RoK waives short-term visa fees for Vietnamese citizens
16:30 04/10/2019
From October 1st to the end of 2019, visitors to the Republic of Korea who are Vietnamese nationals or citizens of ASEAN countries will have their visa application fees waived. However, the policy is only applied to short-term visas (C-3).
Hanoi bans smoking at 30 tourist spots
11:10 03/10/2019
(CPV) - As many as 30 tourist spots in Hanoi; including popular attractions: Ngoc Son Temple, Ba Kieu Temple, Vietnam National Museum of History, Vietnam Museum of Revolution, Quan Su Pagoda and Opera House; will ban smoking from October.
CNN’s short videos on Hanoi attract foreign viewers
19:52 30/09/2019
Advertising clips by the US Cable News Network (CNN) to promote Vietnamese capital city of Hanoi have attracted a lot of foreign viewers during their broadcasts from June 3rd to August 31st as part of the bilateral tourism deal.
Vietnam welcomes 12.9 million foreign tourists in 9 months
15:05 29/09/2019
Vietnam welcomed 12.9 million foreign visitors in the first nine months of 2019, a year-on-year rise of 10.8 percent, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).
Hanoi welcomes over 21.5 million tourists
10:53 28/09/2019
The number of tourists to the capital Hanoi reached more than 21.5 million in the January-September period, a year-on-year rise of 9.5%, according to the city Department of Tourism.
Vietjet operates world’s first 240-seat A321neo ACF
10:41 28/09/2019
The new-age carrier Vietjet on September 26th said has just added the world’s first 240-seat Airbus A321neo ACF (Airbus Cabin Flex) to its modern and young fleet.
9 months: Over 6.2 million foreigners visit HCMC
06:26 27/09/2019
The number of foreign tourists to Ho Chi Minh city reached more than 6.2 million from January to September 2019, a year-on-year rise of 14.3%, according to the city Department of Tourism.
Ban Gioc Waterfall Festival 2019 to be held in early October
06:18 27/09/2019
The third Ban Gioc Waterfall Festival, co-organized by the Cao Bang provincial People’s Committee and Trung Khanh district, will take place on October 5th-6th.
Air routes connecting Ho Chi Minh city with Bali, Phuket to open from late October
11:50 25/09/2019
The national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines (VNA) will open two new routes connecting Ho Chi Minh city with two famous islands, Bali (Indonesia) and Phuket (Thailand), from October 27th.