Life of Nung people in Phuc Sen valley

Life of Nung people in Phuc Sen valley

NDO – Phuc Sen commune in Quang Uyen district, Cao Bang province has become known as the homeland of the Nung An ethnic group with signature stone fences in front of their houses. In the third lunar month, Phuc Sen is bustling with daily festivals which attract many visitors to the locality. (19 hours ago)


PM approves planning for Ban Gioc waterfall tourist site

  Apr 21, 2017
NDO - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has approved a master plan for the Ban Gioc waterfall site and detailed planning for the central area of the tourist site in the northern province of Cao Bang. 

Hai Van Gate recognised as national relic

  Apr 19, 2017
NDO/VNA – Hai Van Gate, which sits atop the Hai Van mountain pass in central Vietnam, separating Da Nang city and Thua Thien-Hue province, has been recognised as a national relic. 

Ha Long – Quang Ninh tourism week to be held

  Apr 17, 2017
NDO – The ‘Colourful Ha Long’ programme will replace the Carnaval Ha Long during the Ha Long – Quang Ninh Tourism Week 2017, which will be held from April 28 to May 7, in Quang Ninh province. 

Sea sports complex unveiled in Nha Trang Bay

  Apr 17, 2017
NDO/ VNA –An entertainment and sea sports complex has been unveiled on Hon Tam Island in Nha Trang Bay, the south central province of Khanh Hoa, on April 16. 

CAAV rushes off feet for global aviation safety evaluation

  Apr 16, 2017
NDO/VNA – The Civil Aviation Administration of Vietnam (CAAV) and the US’s Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) will join hands to make an overall assessment on the CAAV’s aviation safety supervision next month, which is essential to Vietnamese airlines’ plan to open direct flight to the US.  

Thousands flock to Trang An festival in Ninh Binh

  Apr 15, 2017
NDO – Thousands of people and visitors flocked to the 2017 Trang An Traditional Festival which officially kicked off on April 15 at Suoi Tien temple under the Trang Tan ecological tourism area in Ninh Binh province.  

Ho Chi Minh City aims to welcome 7 million foreign visitors in 2017

  Apr 14, 2017
NDO – Ho Chi Minh City set a target of welcoming seven million international visitors in 2017, announced the Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee, Nguyen Thanh Phong, at a conference between the City’s leaders and travel businesses on April 13. 

Hai Phong Hoa Phuong Do Festival 2017 to feature various activities

  Apr 13, 2017
NDO – The Hoa Phuong Do (red flamboyant) Festival 2017 will be held in the northern port city of Hai Phong, from May 12-14. The theme of the festival this year is “Hai Phong vuon ra bien lon” (Hai Phong reaching out to the sea). 

Prime Minister approves planning of Ha Giang’s Dong Van Karst Plateau

  Apr 13, 2017
NDO – The Prime Minister has recently approved a planning project for the Dong Van Karst Plateau, in the northern province of Ha Giang, by 2030. 

Don Ca Tai Tu Festival promotes cultural identity

  Apr 13, 2017
NDO – The second national Don Ca Tai Tu festival, in Binh Duong province, offered artists a chance to meet, exchange experiences and showcase their talent, contributing preserve and promoting cultural identity. 

Vietnam’s Tourism Index rank improves to 67th

  Apr 13, 2017
NDO/VNA – Vietnam ranks 67th among 136 economies in the recently-released Travel & Tourism Competitiveness Index (TTCI) 2017, thus going up by eight places, compared with the same period in 2015. 

Traditional festivals of Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar and Thailand featured in HCMC

  Apr 12, 2017
NDO - Traditional festivals of Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar and Thailand were featured at a programme that opened in Ho Chi Minh City, on April 12, by the city’s Union of Friendship Organisations (HUFO). 

Vietnam Airlines ramps up 175 flights on reunification holiday

  Apr 11, 2017
NDO/ VNA – The national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines will increase 175 flights on eight domestic routes from April 27 to May 3 to meet the increasing demand during the National Reunification Day and International Labour Day.  

Vietnam Travel Mart 2017 welcomes around 61,000 visitors

  Apr 10, 2017
NDO – The Vietnam International Travel Mart 2017 (VITM) welcomed around 3,000 businesses and approximately 61,000 visitors during the four-day event, announced the event’s organising board at the closing ceremony in Hanoi on April 9.