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Visa waivers for citizens of 5 Western European countries extended
21/06/2017
The Government has agreed to extend time-limited visa-free entry for citizens of five Western European countries by one year, from July 1st, 2017 to June 30th, 2018, according to Resolution 46/NQ-CP at the government’s regular meeting in mid-May 2017.
Three teams enter DIFF 2017’s final round
06:11 06/06/2017
Three teams, from England, Australia and Italy, gained the highest scores to compete in the final of the Da Nang International Fireworks Festival (DIFF) 2017, said the organizers on June 4th.
Vietnam Airlines provides 7 flights on Hanoi-Chu Lai/Pleiku routes
22:23 02/06/2017
(CPV) - The Vietnam national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines on June 2nd said it would operate an additional 3 flights on the Hanoi-Chu Lai/Pleiku routes, bringing the total to 7 flights per week.
Vietjet signs USD multi-billion deals during PM’s official trip to US
10:55 02/06/2017
Vietjet Aviation Joint Stock Company signed with CFM International, a joint venture of General Electric (GE) and Safran Aircraft Engines, an agreement on May 31st on supporting 215 engines to power the airline’s fleet.
Hanoi attracts nearly 10 million tourists in five months
23:26 31/05/2017
Foreign tourist arrivals to Hanoi from the start of the year reached an estimated 9.65 million, a year-on-year rise of 7.6%, grossing revenue of more than VND29.2 trillion, up 12%, reported the city Department of Tourism.
Korean province promotes tourism in Vietnam
23:20 31/05/2017
(CPV) - Gyeonggi province is organizing roadshows to promote its tourism in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh city, on the occasion of celebrating 25 years of diplomatic relations between Vietnam and the Republic of Korea (RoK).
Over 5.2 million foreigners visit Vietnam in five months
20:22 30/05/2017
Foreign tourist arrivals to Vietnam in May reached an estimated 972,844, an increase of 26.8% over a year earlier, reported the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism.
Vietnam to have first tourism market in Lao Cai
20:22 30/05/2017
Construction of the Pho Moi tourism market, the first ever its kind in Vietnam, has been kicked off in the northern mountainous province of Lao Cai.
Hanoi is among Top destinations for summer travel
11:32 30/05/2017
The US-based online marketplace Airbnb has announced its Top 10 destinations based on projected 2017 summer tourism demand, including Hanoi.
Firms pledge VND17 billion to Nha Trang-Khanh Hoa Sea Festival
15:03 28/05/2017
Enterprises have pledged to donate VND17.3 billion (over USD761,000) for the organisation of the upcoming 8th Nha Trang-Khanh Hoa Sea Festival in the central coastal province of Khanh Hoa, accounting for over 60 percent of the total expenses.