PM urges aviation industry to tighten security

PM urges aviation industry to tighten security

NDO/VNA – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has urged the aviation industry to tighten security and safety as they are important issues currently. (Aug 17, 2017)


Vietjet named Asia’s Best Employer Brand

  Aug 07, 2017
NDO/VNA – Vietjet Air has been awarded with Asia’s Best Employer Brand in 2017 thanks to its innovative solutions in recruitment, as well as its efforts in creating an internationally standardised and professional working environment for all employees.  

Ho Chi Minh City opens tourist information stations

  Aug 07, 2017
NDO – The Ho Chi Minh City Department of Tourism has put two tourist information stations into operation at Bach Dang Park and the September 23 Park to provide tourists with an easy way to get travel information. 

Sweet tofu pudding - A delicious dessert of Vietnamese people

  Aug 06, 2017
'Tao pho' (sweet tofu pudding) is a very common and popular sweet dessert made from soy beans. Tofu pudding has the smooth, creamy texture of a light flan, but the taste of soy milk.  

Over 55 million passengers arrive through airports during first seven months

  Aug 05, 2017
NDO – A total of 9.11 million passengers arrived at Vietnamese airports in July, up 12.2% over the same period of 2016, according to the Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV).  

Vietnam to promote tourism in Australia

  Aug 04, 2017
NDO/VNA - Vietnam will introduce and promote Vietnamese tourist destinations in three Australian cities – Perth, Sydney and Melbourne – as part of the 2017 National Tourism Promotion Programme, from August 12 to 19.  

Vietnamese, Chilean citizens to enjoy visa exemption from August 11

  Aug 04, 2017
NDO - Vietnamese and Chilean holders of regular passports will be offered entry visa exemption to both countries, beginning from August 11, following the implementation of an agreement on visa exemption. 

Conference seeks ways to promote Vietnam’s tourism

  Aug 04, 2017
NDO – Representatives from the departments of culture, sports and tourism joined tourist businesses, travel agencies and hotel managers nationwide to discuss solutions to boost Vietnam’s tourism sector, at a conference held in Hanoi on August 3. 

Culture-Tourism Village delights children with various activities in August

  Aug 02, 2017
NDO – A wide variety of unique cultural activities targeting children are being held throughout this August at the Vietnam National Village for Ethnic Culture and Tourism, in the Dong Mo tourism area of Son Tay town, Hanoi. 

Historic town to host Hoi An-Japan Culture Festival

  Jul 30, 2017
NDO/VNA - The historic city of Hoi An will reenact a 17th century wedding parade held for Princess Ngoc Hoa and Japanese businessman Araki Sotaro in the old quarter as part of the 14th annual Hoi An and Japan Culture Festival from August 18 until August 20.  

Grapefruit pudding

  Jul 30, 2017
Grapefruit Puddingis a popular dessert in Can Tho city. Although this dish is widely available all over Vietnam, the porridge made in Can Tho has a special flavor that can be found nowhere else.  

Vietnam hosts over 1 million foreign visitors in July

  Jul 29, 2017
NDO – Vietnam has welcome over1.036 million foreign visitors in July, an annual increase of 21.1%, according to the General Statistics Office.  

Fourth Vietnam-Japan cultural exchange festival kicks off in Da Nang

  Jul 29, 2017
NDO – The fourth Vietnam – Japan cultural exchange festival kicked off in the central coastal city of Da Nang on July 28, bringing together over 100 artists from 60 art troupes from the two countries.  

Vietravel launches Thanh Hoa-Bangkok air route

  Jul 28, 2017
NDO/VNA – On July 28, Vietravel travel company launched direct charter flights connecting the central province of Thanh Hoa and Bangkok city, raising the total number of direct routes the firm operates, from Vietnam to Thailand’s capital, to six. 

Enhancing development of medical tourism

  Jul 26, 2017
NDO – With approximately 140 million patients seeking transnational care services each year, medical tourism has become a potential sector throughout the world, including in Vietnam. However, the moves to develop medical tourism in Vietnam appear to be slow.