Hanoi launches interactive tourism website

21/05/2018 22:25

Hanoi’s downtown district of Hoan Kiem on May 20 launched its tourism website at different addresses of http://hoankiem360.vn , http://hoankiem360.com , http://hoankiem360.com.vn and http://hoankiem.net.vn , aiming to promote its tourism potential and attract more tourists to the locality.

Phu Yen welcomes UNESCO status for Bai Choi singing

20/05/2018 20:46

A ceremony was held in Tuy Hoa city, the south central province of Phu Yen, on May 20 to receive a certificate from UNESCO recognising Bai Choi singing, a popular folklore style of singing in central Vietnam, as an Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity.

Sa Pa lodge named among world’s most unique

20/05/2018 16:06

Sa Pa in the northern mountainous province of Lao Cai has become increasingly attractive to visitors in recent years, making it important for those who love the pristine beauty of the town to find a place where they can breathe in the fresh air, dive into the green jungle, gaze over the vast paddy fields and experience ethnic culture.


Vietnam Festival 2018 opens in Tokyo

19/05/2018 20:07

The Vietnam Festival 2018 kicked off at Yoyogi park in the Japanese capital of Tokyo on May 19 on the occasion of the 128th birth anniversary of late President Ho Chi Minh.

Project "Cultural and Creative Hubs Vietnam" kicks off

18/05/2018 20:46

The British Council, in partnership with the Vietnam National Institute of Arts and Culture Studies on May 17 announced their new project named Cultural and Creative Hubs Vietnam. The project will be implemented over three years from 2018 to 2021, with the financial support from the European Union totalling 450,000 Euros.

Bac Ha tourism culture week slated for June

17/05/2018 20:26

A tourism culture week is scheduled to take place in Bac Ha district in the northwestern province of Lao Cai from June 1-9, under the theme “Colours of the White Highland”.

Bac Lieu province works to lure more tourists

15/05/2018 12:00

Boasting various tourist attractions like Quan Am Nam Hai festival, Xiem Can pagoda and bird sanctuary, among others, the Mekong Delta province of Bac Lieu will splash out VND1.35 trillion (US$59.4 million) on various solutions to local tourism development until 2020 with a vision until 2030.

Vietnam’s pirate island develops community tourism

14/05/2018 11:06

Tien Hai is the only island commune in Ha Tien district, southern province of Kien Giang. The commune also has another name: Hai Tac (Pirates) Archipelago. It boasts 16 islands and total area of 283 hectares.

Phu Tho develops traditional craft villages

13/05/2018 13:27

73 traditional craft villages in Phu Tho have been recognized and restored by the provincial People’s Committee. The villages have helped to restructure the workforce and increase locals’ income.

K-pop contest comes to Vietnam

13/05/2018 00:25

Four young people and 15 bands will compete at the K-pop World Festival’s country round at the Vietnam Youth Academy (VYA) on May 13.