• Tourism  

HCM city: Bui Vien pedestrian street opens for tourists
Thousands of local and foreign tourists flocked to Bui Vien walking street in the popular backpacker area of HCM city’s District 1 as it officially welcomed walkers at its grand opening at the night of August 20th.
Vietnamese travellers to RoK rise nearly 30%
08:08 29/06/2017
The total number of Vietnamese travellers to the Republic of Korea (RoK) reached 25,000 in May, bringing the figure for the first five months of the year to 113,690, a year-on-year rise of 29.3%, reported the Korea Tourism Organization (KTO).
Tourist arrivals to Da Nang surge
08:07 29/06/2017
The central coastal city of Da Nang greeted 3.23 million tourist arrivals in the first half of the year, a year-on-year rise of 33.2%, in which 1.22 million were foreign tourists, up 72.2%.
Ho Chi Minh city to organize first Online Tourism Day
08:06 29/06/2017
“Online Tourism Day” will be held for the first time in Ho Chi Minh city on July 5th, 2017.
Pilot of electric cars for tourism receives approval
14:51 28/06/2017
Prime Minister (PM) Nguyen Xuan Phuc has agreed to a 3-year pilot program on using electric cars to serve tourists in limited areas.
Informal dress forbidden in Hue monuments complex
14:41 28/06/2017
Tourists to Hue monuments complex must obey clothing regulations of the Hue Monuments Conservation Center from this July 1st.
Budget carrier opens two direct air routes to Japan
11:25 28/06/2017
Jetstar Pacific will open two direct air routes from Da Nang and Hanoi to Osaka (Japan) this September.
Binh Dinh promotes Quy Nhon tourism
14:55 25/06/2017
The south central province of Binh Dinh has launched a three-month summer tourism festival to promote its Quy Nhon city and attract tourists.
Hanoi’s six-month tourism rakes in USD1.54 billion
10:48 24/06/2017
Hanoi welcomed nearly 12 million tourists in the last two quarters, earning VND35 trillion (about USD1.54 billion), representing year-on-year increases of 8 percent and 13 percent, respectively.
Southern city greets nearly 2.8 million tourists in six months
18:00 23/06/2017
(CPV) - The number of foreign tourists to Ho Chi Minh city reached an estimated 2.8 million in the first half of the year, a 14.7% increase over a year earlier and fulfilling 51.5% of the year’s plan, reported the city People’s Committee.