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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.
Hanoi: Tourist arrivals to rise 9.5%
16:02 31/07/2019
The number of tourists to Hanoi reached more than 2.4 million in July, a year-on-year rise of 9.5%, according to the city Department of Tourism.
Foreigners to Vietnam hit over 9.7 million
17:08 30/07/2019
Foreign tourists to Vietnam reached more than 1.31 million in July 2019, an 11% rise from the previous month and a 10.7% increase from the same period last year, according to Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT).
Vietnam’s tourism to be promoted in Japanese cities
11:26 29/07/2019
A program to promote Vietnam’s tourism will take place in Japanese cities of Sapporo, Kanagawa and Tokyo from September 6th - 15th, according to the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism.
Hanoi recognizes Bat Trang as tourist destination
10:16 29/07/2019
The Hanoi People’s Committee has decided to recognize Bat Trang commune in Gia Lam district as a tourist destination, contributing to bringing the 500-year-old pottery village to join the typical craft villages in Hanoi.
Over 140,000 tourists visit Ly Son Island
10:14 29/07/2019
From the start of the year, Ly Son island district in the central province of Quang Ngai greeted more than 140,000 domestic and foreign tourists, according to the district People’s Committee.
Da Nang Open Paragliding Championship 2019 held
19:03 28/07/2019
Eighty paragliders from Vietnam and Laos joined the Da Nang Open Paragliding Championship 2019 themed “Fly over Tien Sa” in the central city of Da Nang on July 27th.
Vietnam lures more and more international visitors
09:29 26/07/2019
In 2018, most destinations in Southeast Asia maintain strong growth rates, especially Vietnam, which is attracting more and more international visitors, according to a report of the UN World Tourism Organization (UNWTO).
Vietnam licenses another airline
09:21 26/07/2019
The Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam has granted Aircraft Operator Certificate (AOC) to Vietstar Airlines Multirole Corporation (Vietstar Airlines), allowing the carrier to operate commercial flights in the country.
Thien Duong Cave sets Asian record for unique stalactites, stalagmites
21:29 23/07/2019
Thien Duong (Paradise) cave in the Phong Nha - Ke Bang National Park, the central province of Quang Binh, has been recognised as the one with the most unique and magnificent system of stalactites and stalagmites in Asia.